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Semper Tek receives 2018 Excellence in Small Business Award for Construction Services from SAME Kentuckiana Post

SAME Award 2018Semper Tek was selected based on the successful completion of multiple projects for the Department of Veterans Affairs in 2017, as well as Multiple Award Task Order Contracts completed for the Department of the Air Force at Robins AFB in Georgia. Projects submitted for consideration for this award included the 25,000 sq. ft. vertical medical office space fifth floor addition at the Lexington VAMC – Cooper Drive location, as well as the Renovate and Construct BRAC Facility for the VAMC Huntington, W.V.  These multi-million dollar highly complex projects are representative of the excellent work regularly performed by our firm.

Mr. Scott Matheny, President of Semper Tek and Mr. Santiago Iturralde, SE Division Vice President accepted the award during the luncheon award ceremony at the workshop.

Semper Tek is proud to be a member of the SAME Kentuckiana Post.


Semper Tek, Inc. is named to VISN 5 MATOC for the West Virginia Region

Recently Semper Tek, Inc. was named as an awardee to the VISN 5 Construction MATOC for the West Virginia Region. This SDVOSB MATOC program for the Department of Veterans Affairs covers facilities in Clarksburg, Martinsburg, Beckley and Huntington, West Virginia.

Semper Tek, Inc. has previously worked with the VAMC in Huntington.  Most recently our firm performed the Install Continuous Water Monitoring (VA249-14-D-0024; TO: VA245-17-J-0454) project at this facility. Semper Tek Project Manager Scott Wharton partnered with the Huntington VA COR and CO to execute this project which involved multiple departments in the active hospital.  Mr. Wharton did an excellent job of coordinating and planning to safely complete the project on-time and with minimal interruption to the hospital staff.

Our firm is also in the final stages of completing the renovation of a BRAC facility for the Huntington VA.  We haveBRAC performed roughly 5-acres of site work and have structurally joined two existing buildings. This complete renovation and new construction project began in the summer of 2015. The new building will be used as medical offices. Mr. David Milam has served as the Project Manager for this project and has done a tremendous job executing and coordinating this work.

With this recent MATOC award, Semper Tek is excited to continue to serve the Veterans in the Huntington area, as well as expand our service to the other VAMC campuses within West Virginia. We are passionate about serving Veterans through our construction work for the Department of Veterans Affairs.


Success Continues with Six Awards as Government FY Ended

As the Government Fiscal Year ended on 30 September, Semper Tek, Inc. was pleased to close-out the year with a number of awards. Our firm was awarded six new contracts in the month of September. The contracts are for work for the Department of Veterans Affairs at medical center campuses in Lexington, KY; Murfreesboro, TN; and Nashville, TN.

With the addition of these contracts, Semper Tek, Inc. will have been awarded 26 contracts during the 2017 government fiscal year. This year our firm has received contracts from the Department of Veterans Affairs, USACE- Louisville District, and the Department of the Air Force.

Semper Tek, Inc. has increased our presence in Tennessee in 2017.  We have numerous contracts with the Department of Veterans Affairs in Nashville, Murfreesboro, and Memphis. Additionally, we have grown our operations in Middle and South Georgia with our work for the Department of the Air Force at Robins AFB and Moody AFB. In order to support the growth of our firm in the southeast region, we opened a permanent office in Valdosta, GA in July.

We have a number of other potential awards for large projects for the VA, USACE Louisville District, and Department of the Air Force which we look forward to announcing.

This has been an excellent year for our firm. We are thrilled to announce that we have maintained our zero incident rate and EMR rating throughout this busy year. The safety of our employees and job sites is our number one priority.

As we enter 2018, our firm’s 10-year anniversary, we are excited to continue to grow as a firm and in the number and complexity of the contracts we are awarded.


Semper Tek teams up with 91.7 The Wind to Honor Veterans

Semper Tek takes Veterans Day very seriously. As a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business we understand the sacrifices made by our Service men and women.  Our firm is fortunate to be able to perform numerous contruction projects for the Department of Veterans Affairs which allows us to continually serve and honor Veterans across the southeastern region of the US by improving or building new facilities used by Veterans.

This Veterans Day, Semper Tek, Inc. has teamed up with Lexington Radio station 91.7, The Wind to celebrate and honor Veterans. We would like to extend our sincere appreciation for all Veterans and their families. Without these brave men and women our lives and our Country would be much different. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts.

Click here to listen to our Military Tribute message.


Congratulations to Jason Brinkmoeller on the Certified Healthcare Constructor certification renewal

Semper Tek, Inc. would like to congratulate F. Jason Brinkmoeller, Senior Vice President, on the renewal of his logo-chc-224x200Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC) certification by the American Society of Healthcare Engineers (ASHE).  Mr. Brinkmoeller is one of only five people in the state of Kentucky, and the only employee of a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business to hold this prestigious healthcare construction certification. Mr. Brinkmoeller’s certification is now valid until October 2020.

Semper Tek, Inc. routinely performs healthcare construction projects for the Department of Veterans Affairs. Mr. Brinkmoeller’s knowledge of the CHC criteria of Healthcare industry fundamentals; Planning, design and construction process; Healthcare facility safety; and Financial stewardship helps our firm to successfully complete design-build and design-bid-build projects.