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Edmond Thompson Passes PE Exam

May 23, 2019 – After four months of rigorous studying, every weekend from December through March, we are excited to announce that Edmond Thompson has passed the Principles and Practice of Engineering: Architectural Engineering exam! This exam combines structural, electrical, mechanical, code and construction contracts. Colorado requires four years of progressive engineering experience and an ABET accredited Engineering Degree, which Edmond […]

RK Featured in Denver Business Journal on Suicide Awareness and Prevention

August 9, 2021 – Denver Business Journal recently published an article, “Good Works: RK Industries’ suicide-awareness campaigns lead sector,” featuring RK and its focus on suicide awareness and prevention. The article states, “RK is committed to suicide prevention and is seen as an industry leader in addressing this issue. To combat the construction industry’s high […]

RK’s Marketing and Communications Team Wins 2020/2021 SMPS Marketing Excellence Award

May 24, 2021 – During last Friday’s Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) 2020/2021 Marketing Excellence Awards, RK’s marketing and communications team took home another first-place victory, winning in the Direct-Mail Campaign (Mixed) category. The team’s submission included all of the work they completed for RK’s Mental Health and Suicide Awareness campaign in 2020, including […]

RK Foundation Celebrates 10 Years of Giving to Local Organizations That Support Community Development, Education, and Health

April 22, 2021 – RK is proud to announce the 10th anniversary of the RK Foundation, a charitable organization that supports a variety of local nonprofits and public service organizations. What started out as humble donations of tools to employees in need by RK’s founder Ron Kinning, is now a formal organization that has supported […]

RK Certified as a 2021 Healthy Workplace Leader

March 10, 2021 – RK is thrilled to share that we have been certified as a Healthy Workplace Leader for 2021 by HealthLinks, a program that champions health and safety at work. Based in the Colorado School of Public Health, Healthlinks uses evidence-based certifications and advising to help organizations and their team members achieve Total […]

RK Named a Top-Performing U.S. Construction Company by ABC

March 8, 2021 – RK is honored to be ranked in four different categories on Associated Builders and Contractors’ (ABC) 2021 Top Performers list, which recognizes ABC member contractors’ in safety, quality, diversity, project excellence and special designations, ranked by work hours. Top 200 Performers – #22 Top 75 Trade Contractors – #7 Top Electrical Contractors – #6 Top Plumbing/HVAC Contractors – #3 To […]

RK Welcomes New Leadership for RK Energy, LLC

February 8, 2021 – RK is pleased to welcome Mark Struss, President and General Manager, RK Energy, LLC, to the team. He comes to us with over 20 years of experience in manufacturing operations and supply chain management within the oil & gas and automotive industries. In this role, Struss is responsible for executing the […]

RK Announces Promotion of Four Business Unit Leaders

February 3, 2021 – RK is happy to share that several RK business unit leaders have been promoted to President and General Manager. Donnie Hirschfield has been promoted to President and General Manager of RK Steel, LLC. In this role, Hirschfield is responsible for developing innovative strategies for structural and miscellaneous steel fabrication and installation […]

RK’s Own, Jesse Davern, Wins NextGen for Industry Award

RK is thrilled to share that Jesse Davern, Chief Estimator for RK Mission Critical, has recently won the 2020 Q4 NextGen for Industry award from Thomas, which recognizes the accomplishments of the next generation of industrial leaders on a quarterly basis. Nominated by their peers or managers, these young professionals are driving industry into the future with innovative […]

RK Featured in Issue of ENR Magazine

December 23, 2020 – Engineering News-Record (ENR) recently released their December 21/28, 2020 issue. RK is excited to share that we were featured on page MS19 in the article, “Versatile RK Is More Than Sum of Its Parts.” The article states, “RK invests heavily in training and development, including a multidisciplinary apprenticeship program that combines […]

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