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

Denver Business Journal Ranks Sturgeon Electric as #1 Electrical Contractor for 19th Consecutive Year!

May 11, 2018

This month, the Denver Business Journal released it’s ranking for 2018 Electrical Contractors based on 2017 revenue. Sturgeon Electric was once again ranked #1 for the 19th consecutive year! The Denver Business Journal‘s Book of Lists is recognized throughout Denver, Colorado as a reliable and reputable reference for business information. Since its inception in 1999, Sturgeon Electric has… Read more

Former Leukemia Patient visited the Colorado Springs Children’s Hospital construction site

January 17, 2018

Sturgeon Electric welcomed former leukemia patient, Carter, to the Colorado Springs Children’s Hospital construction site. On Wednesday, January 17, Sturgeon Electric crews welcomed former leukemia patient, Carter Gates, as the first child to visit the new Colorado Springs Children’s Hospital, scheduled to open in early 2019. Carter underwent over three and a half years of… Read more

Collaboration and Ingenuity Allow Sturgeon Electric to Complete Major Tunnel Lighting Project Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget

November 27, 2017

  GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado – Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) recently completed a major tunnel lighting renovation project in De Beque Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado. The Beavertail tunnels shelter a section of Interstate 70 (I-70), America’s primary conduit for traversing the Continental Divide. With 16,000 motorists navigating the tunnels every day at high… Read more

MYR Group 2017 Storm Restoration

November 16, 2017

  2017 has been one of the most active, dangerous and expensive Atlantic storm seasons to date. Close to nine million people lost power on the mainland following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. For MYR Group and its subsidiaries, (crews sent from The L.E. Myers Co., Sturgeon Electric, Harlan Electric Company, E.S. Boulos and Great Southwestern… Read more

Sturgeon Electric Wins 2017 Project Excellence Award from National Electrical Contractors Association

November 13, 2017

Program’s First Group of Honorees Recognized at NECA Convention in Seattle in October Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. (Sturgeon Electric) was recently recognized by the National Electrical Contractors Association with a NECA Project Excellence Award in the Industrial category for the Eisenhower/Johnson Memorial Tunnels Fixed Fire Suppression System Project completed in 2016 for the Colorado Department… 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