Photo courtesy of McCarthy Building Cos. McCarthy Heart Hats volunteers, including Austin Nunez (left) and military veteran Ray LaTour, work to renovate the Veterans First property in Anaheim, Calif., as part of McCarthy' Building Co.'s many volunteer efforts in the community. Related Links: Engineering News Record Architectural Record People Presidents remembered Bruce Woolpert, 61, president and CEO of Graniterock, a Watsonville, Calif., construction materials distributor, died June 24 in a boating accident on Lake Tahoe. Board member Mark Kaminski was named acting CEO. Don L. Short II, 60, a nationally known construction cost estimating consultant and the president of Tempest
The 2016 Summer Olympics boating and swimming events have put an international spotlight on what has been a long-running problem in Rio de Janeiro—untreated sewage and trash are clogging up major bays and waterways.