Tue, 04/11/2017 - 10:45am

KAI Design & Build has hired five new employees to its Engineering Department:

Jeffrey Kidwell of St. Louis, MO as Senior Plumbing Designer. Kidwell brings 35 years of industry experience to KAI Design & Build, most recently as Plumbing Designer at United Excel Design in St. Louis, MO.  He specializes in private sector and

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 3:24pm

KAI Design & Build was recently honored with a pair of  Construction Industry Best Practice Awards from the St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers (SLCCC) for its work on the Mike O'Callaghan Federal Medical Center at Nellis Air Force Base, NV; and the Mid Campus Center at Washington University School of Medicine and BJC HealthCare, St. Louis, MO.

The SLCCC Best Practice awards recognize successful implementation of one or more of the 17 Best

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 4:05pm

Congratulations to KAI Texas Architect Derwin Broughton for being selected a 2017 "40 Under 40" award honoree by the Dallas Business Journal. Each year the publication honors the Top 40 men and women in business under the age of 40 who have made North Texas a better place to live and do business. The applicants, which represent a myriad of industries, regions and

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 10:56am

The KAI staff gathered on March 2 to say farewell and to celebrate the career of Senior Interior Designer Pamela Todd, RID, LEED AP, who officially retired from the firm after 28 years of service.

Todd's career in Interior Design spans nearly 50 years, having graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from the University of Missouri - Columbia in 1970.

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 11:06am

KAI has been awarded a consulting contract with St. Louis Community College (STLCC) to design the new Allied Health Center on the college’s Forest Park campus. The project team will be comprised of 85% Minority Business and Woman Business Enterprises through KAI and its consultants.

The contract was approved at the STLCC Board of Trustees meeting on

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 3:28pm

KAI Design & Build has hired Michael A. Scott, RA of Bel-Nor, MO as a Senior Project Architect.

He is responsible for the production of construction documents and assisting in the completion of design development documents. He will also take a leadership role as a liaison between clients and KAI's multi-disciplined team, ensuring the successful execution of

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 12:44pm

KAI Design & Build has hired Karen Huntington of Hillsboro, MO as Project Coordinator/Administrative Assistant.

Of her 20 years of industry experience, Huntington comes to KAI Design & Build from HBE Corporation in St. Louis, MO where she was a Benefits Manager. She is also a notary public for the State of Missouri.

In her position, Huntington

Tue, 01/24/2017 - 4:33pm

KAI Design & Build has hired Ashraf Hamad of Ballwin, MO as Senior Project Engineer.

Hamad is a Project Management Professional (PMP) certified through the Project Management Institute. He brings more than ten years of project management experience to KAI Design & Build and holds a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Missouri University of

Tue, 12/13/2016 - 10:27am

When disasters occur, like recent Hurricane Matthew which left a trail of destruction from the Caribbean to the Carolinas, and record-breaking rain this summer in Louisiana that caused the evacuation of 20,000 residents and millions of dollars in damage, hiring a contractor with disaster relief experience is key to getting public utilities back up and running quickly, with minimal disruption to customers.

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 3:03pm

KAI Design & Build has hired Eric Goeken of Benson, NE as an Intern Architect at its Omaha, NE office.

Goeken will work to ensure the successful execution of construction-related documents, projects and activities for KAI’s Nebraska clients. He will also assist with all aspects of architectural design, from client presentations to working with KAI’s