Michael Fitzpatrick – Employee Profile

Hired to the Plains District from Montana State University in 2004, Mike has been with Hensel Phelps for six years.  Working on multiple projects in Colorado, Mike made his way to Washington DC in 2006 as a member of the Pentagon Renovation Project. After three years out east, Mike landed at Sky Harbor Airport in … Continue reading

Sky Train Project

More than 1,200 aircraft arrive and depart, over 600 tons of cargo is handled, and a $90 million economic impact is made on a daily basis at the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. So how do you improve one of the 10 busiest airports in the nation? With a sky train, of course, to help … Continue reading

Ten years later…a rebuilt Pentagon

A decade ago, the graphic 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center shocked the world. What sometimes gets hidden in the story was the crashing of American Airlines Flight 77 into the Pentagon in Arlington, VA. As a response to heal and show the country’s resiliency, America decided to rebuild the Pentagon quickly. Hensel Phelps … Continue reading

Best apps for construction workers

When the whole “app” thing began over six years ago, we couldn’t predict how it would impact our lives. With millions of apps currently on the market, most people can find what they need in all areas of their life, including business. In particular, construction workers have many options available to assist in their success. … Continue reading

One accident is one too many

For many people, an injury at work can mean a paper cut or a case of carpal tunnel syndrome.  But in the construction industry, it can be life or death. That’s why safety training and practices is the number one priority at Hensel Phelps Construction Co. Because of training and safety measures in the industry, … Continue reading

Good growth for Hensel Phelps

Before becoming a multi-billion-dollar company, Hensel Phelps started in 1937 in Greeley, CO as a small, local builder. Twenty years later in the 1950s, Joseph Phelps, son of founder Hensel Phelps, decided that the best way to attract the most talented construction people was to offer them ownership in the company. Because of that, the … Continue reading

Q & A with Alex Bertolini

What is your role at Hensel Phelps? As a project manager, essentially what I do is I work with a team of builders to construct any given project. It’s about getting a team with one purpose working together to achieve that goal. What’s the project you’re most proud of? The project I’m most proud of … Continue reading