Spotlight On VPP – What It Means, Why It Matters

May 25, 2018

The Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) is an Occupational Safety Health Administration (OSHA) initiative that encourages companies and federal agencies to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses through hazard prevention and control, worksite analysis, training, and cooperation between management and workers. VPP enlists worker involvement to achieve injury and illness rates that are below national Bureau of… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Demonstrates Value-Add through Innovative Lean Practices on Downtown Denver Office Building

July 18, 2017

  Making exceptional use of Building Information Modeling (BIM), prefabrication/preconstruction methods and material management practices, Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric), a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc. successfully completed construction of the nine-story, 245,000 square-foot Support Services Building for Denver Health Hospital Administration, a large client in the city. This commercial and industrial (C&I) project… Read more

Shattering Misconceptions of Union Contracting Through Training, Innovation and a Culture of Excellence

March 2, 2017

Construction in Focus magazine recently published an article featuring Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) thriving as the largest specialty contractor in the Rocky Mountain region while shattering the negative connotations sometimes associated with being a Union contractor.               The article focuses on Sturgeon Electric’s historical significance, humble beginnings,… Read more

MYR Group subsidiary Sturgeon Electric participates in “Day of Action,” led by Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton, volunteers time to Habitat for Humanity

June 27, 2014

On Tuesday, June 3, volunteers from Sturgeon Electric volunteered their time to build new homes for Habitat for Humanity, in Denver’s Globeville neighborhood. The volunteer efforts were part of the “Jimmy Carter Work Project”, as well as the “Day of Action,” which involved the Clintons, Governor Hickenlooper, and hundreds of volunteers joining together to revitalize… Read more