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Design-Build Construction Saves Time and Money

Design-Build Construction Saves Time and Money

As a property owner, manager, or anyone who has to direct a major construction project, you have enough on your plate running your organization's daily operations. Assuming your space requirements have expanded or you need some new facilities requirements, you don't...

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School Security Enhanced by Building Design

School Security Enhanced by Building Design

The Columbine High School massacre in Colorado in April 1999 marked the beginning of increasing violence in U.S. schools by active shooters.  More recently, the concept of active shooters armed with military-grade weapons has become part of our national history and is...

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6 Advantages of Pre-Engineered Buildings

6 Advantages of Pre-Engineered Buildings

Pre-engineered metal buildings are those which have been designed to meet a diverse range of structural needs, and are comprised of beams welded together to create a framework which can be customized to meet the needs of an eventual owner. There are a number of...

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19TH ANNUAL KCON/CYDC THANKSGIVING COOKOUT

19TH ANNUAL KCON/CYDC THANKSGIVING COOKOUT

K-Con staff and friends are getting ready for our annual Thanksgiving meal for CYDC children and staff! We love this event each year it get bigger and better! K-Con’s annual tradition of preparing and serving a Thanksgiving meal for the Carolina Youth Development...

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PreCast Concrete Telecommunications Hut D

PreCast Concrete Telecommunications Hut D

Telecom Hut D This pre-fab Pre Cast Concrete shelter provides Modular Communications Equipment support for the Army National Guard. This GSA Contract turn-key facility included the installation and all materials and tools. The construction of the Modular...

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Solar Carports

Solar Carports

            K-Con, Inc. has designed ready-to-ship solar canopy carports. Just another way K-Con is making your life easier. Call 800-394-5266 or email info@kconinc.com  to order yours today. Design-Build-to-Budget options available,...

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Truck Inspection Canopy Floor Plan

Truck Inspection Canopy Floor Plan

Need a Truck Inspection Maintenance Canopy Building? Start with a floor plan from one of K-Con's many starter drawings for a pre engineered metal building. Mark up changes as needed and send to info@kconinc.com for a budget. Let us know your budget and requirements...

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Top Metal Builders 2015

Top Metal Builders 2015

K-Con, Inc. was ranked again in Metal Construction News’ listing of Top Metal Builders in the United States. Each year K-Con is honored to be a part of this prestigious ranking as an experienced and proven contractor for the federal government and select private...

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Top Metal Builders 2013

Top Metal Builders 2013

K-Con, Inc. was ranked for the 5th year in a row in Metal Construction News’ listing of Top Metal Builders in the United States. Each year K-Con is honored to be a part of this prestigious ranking as an experienced and proven contractor for the federal government and...

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14 Years of giving back to our Community with CYDC

14 Years of giving back to our Community with CYDC

K-Con's annual tradition of preparing and serving a Thanksgiving meal for the Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) in North Charleston took place Monday, November 19, 2012. This was our 14th year of food, fun, face-painting, music, giveaways, arts/crafts, and yes...

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More than $120 Million on GSA

More than $120 Million on GSA

K-Con, Inc. has been awarded a grand total of more than $120 million in delivery orders on our GSA schedule #GS-07F-0216L. K-Con's GSA Contract has helped more than 300 K-Con customers with successful design, supply, and install services (including site work) on...

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2011 Thanksgiving Cookout at CYDC

2011 Thanksgiving Cookout at CYDC

In 1999 our President, Pat Kiernan, was looking for a way to give back to the local community. That year, the opportunity became a reality and now 13 years later the annual K-Con Thanksgiving Cookout at Carolina Youth Development Center is still alive and well and...

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The Project Administrators

The Project Administrators

K-Con, Inc. manages multiple projects across the U.S. concurrently - as of this date, that number is 39 active jobs. The unsung heroes of the complex yet efficient machine that runs these projects are the PAs. In the usual corporate world, "PA" stands for "personal...

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K-Con’s GSA Contract Extended Another Five Years

K-Con’s GSA Contract Extended Another Five Years

K-Con has just been notified by GSA that they have extended our Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) contract for another five years. K-Con’s contract will now run through 2016, and will mean that we have had it for 15 years! That is a big deal for two reasons. First, it...

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Three US Fish and Wildlife Projects Underway

Three US Fish and Wildlife Projects Underway

K-Con is in the news again... K-Con was previously awarded a project by the US Fish and Wildlife Service to build a Visitor Center and maintenance shop at Big Lake Wildlife Refuge and Visitor Centers at Bald Knob Refuge and Wapanocca Refuge. All locations are in...

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Range Towers are all the buzz

Range Towers are all the buzz

Towers are one of the hottest commodities for Army and National Guard Training facilitiesright now. When we’re talking towers, we’re talking about range, over-watch, rappel, observation or guard towers built to specification. Need to monitor artillery target practice?...

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Metal Building Insulation

We often receive inquiries about the many ins and outs of insulation - whether looking at a quote or a contracted job. Do you really know what is the best solutionfor your needs? Here's a short guide to "R Values": R-Values vs. Insulation Nominal Thickness in inches...

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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

K-Con wishes all of you a very happy holiday and fabulous year in 2011!  Thank you for all of your support in 2010.  We look forward to working with you on your projects next year.  

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Exciting Facebook News

It's our busiest time of year and we have come to anticipate and enjoy these hectic days... With so much activity, we knew it was a great time to get connected on Facebook.  Why now?  Well, we have so many great things going on and want to share them with you! There...

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Photos from our Recent Renovation Project

Photos from our Recent Renovation Project

We’re excited to share photos/details from our latest renovation project, recently completed in Puerto Rico (Thanks to K-Con's own Scott Greene, Project Manager; Greg Hee, Superintendent; & Melissa Dodson, Project Administrator). This renovation was necessary due...

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“Ring, Ring Goes the Bell”

“Ring, Ring Goes the Bell”

When you think of the word “classroom,” what images conjure up? Does your mind whisk you back to your childhood, with row after row of desks, a chalkboard, or even lunchtime in the cafeteria? Perhaps it is a more recent memory from a university auditorium where...

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Preparation for Memorial Day, May 31st

Preparation for Memorial Day, May 31st

We received the following message from a Blue Star Mother, and are passing it along in preparation for Memorial Day, May 31. It is the VETERAN, not the preacher, who has given us freedom of religion. It is the VETERAN, not the reporter, who has given us freedom of the...

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Have Materials, Will Travel

Have Materials, Will Travel

Materials typically reach a job site by truck or plane. For this Fish & Wildlife Service/K-Con project in Alaska, materials arrived a little differently. Look closely at the photos of the barge and you’ll see each has been carefully loaded with everything from...

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