FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – March 6, 2015 – Polk Mechanical Company, is proud to have supported our local craftsman in the 2014 Careers in Construction National Craft Championships held in Ft. Lauderdale Florida.
After winning at the local level, our craft champions earned the opportunity to compete against the finest craftsman in the country. The following employees represented the North Texas Construction Industry at the event:
Steve Miller, Plumbing – Polk Mechanical
Mike Manry, Plumbing coach – Polk Mechanical
Frank Hernandez, Sheetmetal – TD Industries
Gary Buster, HVAC – Dynaten
Francisco Ochoa, Pipe Welding – TD Industries
Joshua Prater, Structural Welding (bronze medal winner) – FSG Electric
Carlos Vasquez, Welding Coach – Polk Mechanical
Associated Builders and Contractors’ (ABC) annual National Craft Championships (NCC) celebrates ABC’s and its member firms’ training and education efforts. Craft trainees from across the country compete in the annual National Craft Championships in an intense two-day event. Young men and women compete in one of 15 competitions, representing 11 crafts.
The first National Craft Championships was held in 1987 with only a handful of participants competing in four craft competitions. More than 25 years later, nearly 1,500 men and women have competed in what has grown to become one of the construction industry’s most recognized and revered craft skills events.
About Polk Mechanical Company
A leading diversified mechanical services provider, serving the commercial and industrial markets in the Dallas – Ft. Worth area as well as the Houston / Bay area.
Polk Mechanical Company installs and services the equipment and systems that allow their customer’s facilities to operate reliably.
For more information on Polk Mechanical, visit www.PolkMechanical.com or contact us at:
2425 Dillard Street
Grand Prairie, TX 75051