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KTX February News

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Commercial Division – Northlink

Submitted by Victor Marshall, Operations Manager

Kudos to the entire team working on Northlink for Peinado Construction. We are working hard to impress Peinado Construction, and Fidel and the team are hitting it out of the park. Peinado’s Project Manager, VP Construction and Chief Operating Officer all shared their thanks with the Kent team.


Single-Family Division Delivers for Centre Living Homes

Submitted by Derek Kelly, Division Manager

Superintendent Dionisio Castillo and his team are making a great impression on the Stevens Park Townhome project for Centre Living Homes. This is their high-density single-family project. This week, the team started grade and cable on building 8. They’re completing nine foundations with multiple units. Keep up the great work!


Applications Due by March 31!

The Make it Happen Scholarship Program is a benefit for the families of full-time Kent Companies employees. Scholarship applications are available to students pursuing trade school, technical certification or a traditional college degree.

If you have a child/dependent who is pursuing trade school, tech certifications or college, you need to know about this program! We’ve awarded over $30,000 in scholarships over the last five years.

The scholarship application is a competitive, merit-based process. That means the most well-planned, thorough and thoughtful applications earn larger scholarships.

Who can apply?

  1. Applicant must be the legal dependent child of a full time Kent Companies employee and be under the age of 26.
  1. Applicant must have a 3.0 grade point average. High school or College grade transcripts must be submitted with all applications.
  2. Applicants who have applied previously must complete the entire application process in order to be considered.


  • January 1-March 31: Applications are accepted.
  • April 1-30: Scholarship Committee evaluations.
  • May 15: Scholarship notifications are released to all applicants.

Find more information here:


The Multi-Family Division Presents Vendor of the Year Awards

Executive Vice President Angel Alvarez awarded Vendor of the Year awards to Nortex Ready Mix and Post-Tension Services of Texas. Both teams were recognized for their commitment to safety, productivity, quality and customer service as we work together to serve our customers.


The Corona Virus – Know the Facts

As news about the Corona Virus spreads, it’s important to know the facts. The most important thing you can do to protect your health is to wash your hands regularly with soap and water. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.

Click here for a fact sheet from the CDC – English.

Click here for fact sheet from the CDC – Espanol.