From the ocean to old battle fields, Jared Downing, Lean Construction Coordinator at Van Meter, has explored the country, while working on construction jobsites. In the past two years, he has worked at three different jobsites and learned a lot along the way. Learn more about where he is now, his role and his typical day below.
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You are faced with a variety of difficult challenges in the process industry today. Digital Evolution is a topic dominating conversation among business leaders. Tighter compliance requirements, demand for productivity, and competition in the market while using the same control strategy and automation approach are a few of these challenges.
Using an e-procurement platform to purchase products you need not only reduces ordering errors and improves productivity, but also offers benefits from a financial perspective, too.
We caught up with a few of Van Meter’s experts on how they break through the construction industry’s status quo. They had three simple tips to share.
Did you know we stock a range of innovative and reliable indoor and outdoor lighting solutions products specifically designed to maximize performance, energy efficiency and cost savings? You are sure to find what you need in stock and ready to ship for your next lighting project. Gain peace of mind that we have what you need in stock when you need it with a Cooper Lighting Solution.
Every so often, we like to give you a peek into the tools and solutions our own employees rely on to get work done. This time, we’re talking safety essentials for contractors. When you’re working on a hot summer day, what do you rely on to stay comfortable and hydrated?
Van Meter Inc. announced today that Werner Electric Ventures LLC (known commercially as Werner Electric), a Minnesota-based electrical distributor acquired by the company on April 30, 2021, will transition to the Van Meter brand identity.
From Iowa to Virginia to Kansas City, Chris Zaragoza, a traveling commodities coordinator for Van Meter, has moved around, lived in different parts of the country, and of course, is supporting his customers everywhere he goes.
Right now, fiberglass is a viable and cost-effective alternative to PVC conduit to keep your projects moving. If you were previously considering PVC conduit, it might be worth considering fiberglass instead; the material can be used in any application that traditionally calls for PVC.
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