September 8, 2014
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Messer Construction Co. recently hired Laura Boerger as a project engineer in its Knoxville Region.
Boerger is a Purdue University graduate with a major in construction engineering and management and a history with Messer Construction Co. Boerger led several commercial construction projects as a Messer project engineer from 2006 to 2009.
Boerger’s role will include project management, subcontractor coordination and document control.
Messer Senior Project Executive John Blum said the company is glad to bring her back on board. “Laura is a strong team player with a passion for the construction industry,” said Blum. “We are pleased to have her back.”
“I am really drawn to the construction industry and like the fact that it’s always changing,” said Boerger. “I am fortunate to be with an excellent company like Messer.”
Boerger resides in the Karns community of West Knoxville.
About Messer Construction Co.
Messer Construction Co. is a construction manager and general contractor providing leadership for complex commercial building projects. An employee-owned company, Messer builds better lives for its customers, communities and each other, and delivers value through quality construction and client experiences. Founded in 1932, Messer’s footprint has grown to nine regional offices located across the Midwest and Southeast. The company is consistently ranked among the country’s 100 largest contractors by Engineering News-Record, and in fiscal 2013, Messer put in place more than $830 million in commercial construction. Messer now stands as one of the nation’s leading health care and higher education builders, and also boasts extensive, award-winning work in the life sciences and industrial market segments. Messer employees live where they work, resulting in the company’s sustained commitment to building better communities. That commitment has remained paramount throughout Messer’s growth, and it is achieved annually through the company’s own foundation and through the time, service and dollars invested by its employee-owners in community organizations and causes.