project involvement percentages regularly exceed 70 percent.
"Now I have the same opportunity to help MWESB businesses in the construction industry.
The company also offers OSHA 10/30 training, safety plans, quality control plans, fall hazard awareness in Spanish, certified payroll compliance, MWESB and workforce monitoring and reporting, estimating, bidding and scheduling.
Just Right Heating and Cooling, a member of Professional Business Development Group, hires MWESB
businesses as subcontractors and "we share our story and insights as much as possible and listen to theirs - that's how we learn from each other," Miranda said.
Whole Building Solutions partners with other MWESB
businesses and supports their projects, with an emphasis on demonstrating that women-owned companies consistently provide good, solid work.
The firm maintains an approach to ensure MWESB
firms and subcontractors are included in their projects such that they meet or exceed requirements.
He was eager to work with minority and small business owners, walking them through the process of training and certification, troubleshooting problems and promoting the concept of inclusive, equitable opportunities for MWESB
firms in Oregon.
The partnership allows O'Neill, a registered MWESB
(minority-owned, woman-owned or emerging small business) contractor, to gain experience on larger projects that also require the general contractor to employ certain percentages of minority and female tradespeople.<br />"We have a long history of really enriching the pool for both our subcontractors in the city and working with nonprofits to build these kinds of buildings that are desperately needed in the community," Walsh project manager Meghan Herteg said recently as she looked out over the concrete deck that will become the building's second floor.