When I joined Cornejo & Sons four years ago, I saw immediately that the company has a great legacy here in Wichita. They’ve been around for many years, and they set a standard for what you expect from construction. Our president, Georges, and I felt early on that it was important to continue this legacy … Continue reading How Teamwork and Technology Propel Us Forward: The Role of a Leader
We here at Cornejo & Sons take safety very seriously. We know that throughout the year there are many accidents at construction sites, and we do our best to prevent such tragedies. New technologies are being developed and some trends are already in motion to lower and prevent deaths in construction zones. The American Traffic … Continue reading 5 Technology Safety Methods: Making Road Construction Safer for Regular Road Users
In my role as the vice president of Ready Mix and Asphalt at Cornejo & Sons, I see to it that our team upholds its commitment to serve customers, coworkers, and neighbors with honesty and integrity. It’s the foundation of everything we do. At the end of the day, that’s our job — serving our … Continue reading Our Greatest Assets: How We Set a Standard of Excellence in Our Industry
Blake Blasi, private construction manager, Cornejo & Sons, Inc., was one of 44 area business and community leaders who graduated from the tenth Advance Kansas class on Friday, May 4. Advance Kansas is a community initiative that brings together leaders from across the community to create and strengthen relationships and acquire skills for addressing diversity … Continue reading Blasi Completes Advance Kansas
April showers bring May flowers…….. and potholes! Winter is over and a good spring cleaning sets the tone for the summer. What does that mean for your parking lot? While the moisture from a spring rain may be great for your flowers, it can be permanently damaging to your parking lot if not properly maintained! … Continue reading Are your parking lots ready for summer?
When it comes to construction safety, everyone knows the basics. Wear a helmet, safety gloves, and goggles; make sure to lift a box with your legs, not your back — the list of standard safety measures can go on and on. As you know, construction sites can be dangerous even if you sat through all … Continue reading Safety Stand-Down Movement
Most people know Cornejo & Sons by the family name. The company was founded on strong principals, and from the start, it carried a strong connection from the employees to the community. Today, the Cornejo family that started it all is no longer with Cornejo & Sons, but that doesn’t mean that their spirit of … Continue reading Our Renewed Vision For Cornejo & Sons