BMWC Celebrates 65 Years of Strong Values

The Value of Integrity

In 1955 BMWC’s story began with three men, Jack Baker, Pat McHenry and Bob Welch. Over the next 65 years, the company has seen much change, expansion and innovation but some things have remained the same. BMWC was built with a foundation of strong values that we still live out today: Safety, Customers, Integrity, Leadership,… Continue reading.

ConstructSecure Platinum

BMWC Receives ConstructSecure Platinum Safety Award

We are proud to have been awarded the ConstructSecure Platinum Safety Award, ConstructSecure Recognizes its Safest Contractors & Vendors. The Safety Assessment Program reviews a company’s historic safety performance and current safety management systems. The program normalizes data for vendor or contractor size and type of work performed. The program provides a thorough, objective, and… Continue reading.

COVID-19 Pandemic Response Plan

BMWC has activated its Pandemic Response Plan which included forming a COVID-19 Advisory Team including representation from all of our offices. The mission of the COVID-19 Advisory Team is to stay apprised of the current status of COVID-19 related best practices and legislative updates, assure that we communicate new information to all BMWC employees, offices,… Continue reading.

BMWC Receives CURT Safety Excellence Award

The Construction Users Roundtable (CURT) presented BMWC with the Construction Industry Safety Excellence (CISE) Award November 5th at the CURT Awards of Excellence Celebration in Clearwater, Florida. This is an annual award that recognizes those who promote construction site safety in their work.  CURT has been a driving force for change and improvement in the… Continue reading.

Impacting the Communities Around Us

One of BMWC’s founding core values is to enrich the communities in which we live and work. With five offices spanning the country, we have the unique opportunity to impact numerous towns, states and regions. This holiday season, BMWC is ready to make a difference.   West Coast Giving The West Coast team is partnering… Continue reading.

BMWC awarded highest honor at ZISA Awards

NMAPC recognized BMWC with 7 awards overall

For the past 19 years, the National Maintenance Agreement Policy Committee (NMAPC) has been honoring construction companies for noteworthy safety accomplishments at the annual Zero Injury Safety Awards Gala (ZISA). This year, BMWC was awarded with the highest honor as well as six other outstanding safety achievements. These awards are given to recognize companies with injury-free work… Continue reading.

BMWC donates money to Lake Area United Way

BMWC employees from the Munster team are excited about another great “Dark Lord Day” fundraiser for Lake Area United Way which raised $3,500. Every March for the past seven years, BMWC has used the Munster office parking lot as a unique fundraiser opportunity during “Dark Lord Day” at Three Floyd’s Brewery. Years ago, employees realized… Continue reading.

Scholarship

BMWC Awards Student with CICI Scholarship

BMWC was happy to sponsor a scholarship in conjunction with the Chemical Industry Council of Illinois (CICI) that is awarded to an Illinois high school student who is chosen based on merit and interest in pursuing a degree in the chemical industry. This year’s BMWC Scholarship recipient was Emmaly Ragsdale. We are very excited to… Continue reading.

Suicide Prevention Advocate Speaks to BMWC

May is an incredibly significant month, not just for the Indy 500 races, graduations or the long-awaited sunshine. BMWC, along with thousands of other contractors appreciates May for both safety and mental health, which go hand-in-hand. From May 6-12, we celebrated Construction Safety Week and for the whole month the nation recognizes May as Mental Health… Continue reading.