Being a specialty construction company, we’ve had many proud moments over the last 103 years. Today, we get to tell you about one of those moments. We were recently notified that we are the recipients of APi Group’s 2016 Bob Nelson Community Service Award. It’s an award we’ve very proud of for numerous reasons. We […]
The Jamar Company, United Piping Inc (UPI), and the J. Koski Company spearheaded a food drive to benefit the mining communities food shelves from February 22 – March 11. The environmental downturn has taken a toll on the families, and subsequently the food shelves. We wanted to help in a practical way to let them know […]
We recently attended the Construct Tomorrow conference which is designed to show the importance and value of work in the trades. Learn more on this event here.
Last month we held our annual Jamar Hockey Night at the DECC. We started with a burger buffet and ended with a great hockey game. See a recap of the UMD Bulldogs vs. Colorado College here.
Jamar and the mining industry have a long history together. Our concern for the mining industry extends well beyond business benefits and transactions. We care about the mining communities up on the range. Food shelves are experiencing an overwhelming need at this time. A group of Jamar staff are heading up a food drive to […]
By Norie Idso & Natalie Johnson This September students Ahna Hoefler and Gavin Kadlec, partnered with Jamar to convey nutritional concepts learned in the Public Health Education and Promotion program at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Ahna and Gavin began meeting with Norie Idso and Natalie Johnson to understand the diversity of the work Jamar […]
Mark began his career as a drafter 27 years ago and worked literally on hundreds of projects over the years, working his way up to project manager position. Once Roland Sward was promoted to Vice President, Mark took over as the Architectural Department Manager. Mark is very well respected in the industry and will be missed by Jamar. […]
Jamar’s Steel Dragons finished this year’s Lake Superior Dragon Boat Race 40th overall (out of 82) and 12th (out of 21) in the Business Division. This year was a very young team, with less than half ever rowing before, congratulations on a job well done. Team members (top left to right) Mark Nelson, Russ Smith, Kimberly Bailey, Regan […]
Work began on a long-needed new roof for Duluth’s Damiano Center on Saturday, September 19, thanks to the kindness and generosity of APi Group, Inc., the Jamar Company and more than a dozen organizations that provided materials and services. The 18,000 square foot, steeply-peaked roof of the former Sacred Heart Elementary School, built in 1904 at […]