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Kilgore branches out to Austin, TX

 

2016 – Kilgore is excited to announce the opening of its satellite office in Austin, TX.

Expansion of Kilgore Headquarters

 

September, 24, 2015 – Kilgore Industries has grown tremendously and with this success came the need to expand, adding nearly an additional 27,000 square feet of building and warehouse space to accommodate their growth.

Completion of Hobby Airport International Terminal

 

2015 – Kilgore Industries was awarded with the expansion project in 2014.  Hobby’s first departing international flight to Cancun took place October 2015.

Kilgore Industries Expands Multifamily Business with Strategic Acquisition

 

March 4, 2014 – Kilgore Industries will expand its business in the multifamily sector with the strategic acquisition of Mas Mechanical, located in Stamford, Connecticut. George Masraff, Jr., founder of Mas Mechanical, will serve as President of Kilgore’s growing multifamily division, heading up both Southwestern U.S. and East coast operations. Kilgore Multifamily will fulfill HVAC design and build needs for owners and general contractors of high-density, vertical multifamily projects in Texas and surrounding states.  Mas Mechanical will provide the same service for multifamily projects on the Eastern Seaboard, including Connecticut and the Washington, DC area.  Masraff states, “Kilgore Multifamily will be able to capitalize on the explosive growth in vertical projects in the multifamily industry, applying decades of experience, processes and relationships to each development.”

 

Masraff brings extensive expertise in the areas of operations, business development, finance and project management at both micro and macro levels. As Co-Founder and General Partner of MasRam Mechanical, Masraff successfully developed and completed over $120 million in mechanical project sales, including multi-family projects in Texas, Louisiana, Arizona, Florida and Connecticut. After selling his share of the company, Masraff launched Mas Mechanical, now a wholly owned subsidiary of Kilgore Industries.  Previously, Masraff served as President of Atlas Comfort Systems USA, where he led all business development, engineering and operations efforts.  His tenure resulted in 95% repeat business and helped increase revenue by $40 million over two years.   Regarding the creation of Kilgore Multifamily, Masraff states, “I’m excited about driving Kilgore’s multifamily business forward, and executing on the many opportunities currently available in this market segment.”
Kilgore Industries is committed to Leading the Way by staying on the cutting edge of MEP technologies, implementing best practices in its work, and conducting business on the basis of time-honored principles. The company offers turnkey MEP services to leading local, regional, national and international firms. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Kilgore consistently ranks among the top local contractors in terms of size and capabilities, and employs over 400 skilled workers. They have successfully managed over $670 million in MEP installations through 2015.

Kilgore Industries Selects Industry Veteran as New CFO

 

February 3, 2014 – Kilgore Industries begins 2014 with the hire of Curtis Mason as Chief Financial Officer. Mason joins Kilgore after a long career at several high profile MEP firms, including over nine years with Comfort Systems USA, where he held the position of VP of Corporate Development/Treasurer. Also under the aegis of Comfort Systems USA, Mason served as President of Accurate Air Systems for five years. Most recently, Mason served as Director of Capital Budgeting and VP of Operations Finance at PSC, LLC in Houston. According to Mason, “My previous experience allows me to thoroughly understand our industry, including the complexities faced by our customers, our team, and our other partners. This perspective allows me to focus on supporting the efforts of our sales and operations teams while ensuring Kilgore has sound finance and administrative processes in place.”

 

An experienced finance executive with an extensive history managing multi-million dollar budgets, Mason is tasked with helping Kilgore improve productivity in keeping with Kilgore’s emphasis on efficiency, sustainability and lean construction. Looking to the future, Mason says “Kilgore is well positioned to leverage its previous successes in Texas and will expand into other geographies, driven by existing customer relationships, during 2014 and beyond. We will continue focusing on exceptional project execution and providing high quality pre-construction services for our clients.”

 

Kilgore Industries is committed to Leading the Way by staying on the cutting edge of MEP technologies, implementing best practices in its work, and conducting business on the basis of time-honored principles. The company offers turnkey MEP services to leading local, regional, national and international firms. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Kilgore consistently ranks among the top local contractors in terms of size and capabilities, and employs over 400 skilled workers. They have successfully managed over $500 million in MEP installations through 2013.

 

2013-Kilgore has successfully managed over $500 million in MEP installations

 

2009-Kilgore’s Electrical Division was founded

 

2009-Kilgore recognized in The Houston Business Journal-Fast 100

 

2008-Kilgore announced Largest Houston Area Mechanical, Electrical And Plumbing Contractors in The Houston Business Journal

 

2006Jeff and Ken Kilgore were guests on The Business Makers Radio Show.  Kilgore announced Houston Business Journal-Enterprise Champion for 2006

 

2002Kilgore introduced its Plumbing Division

 

2000Launch of Kilgore Industries, LP

KILGORE IN THE COMMUNITY

Each year, Kilgore executives, employees and their families put in over 500+ hours giving back to the community. Organizations like Star of Hope and Rebuilding Together Houston have been a great fit for Kilgore, as the company has been able to provide the material, tools and labor needed for exterior repairs of homes, usually elderly homeowners, needing some TLC. Thankful for it’s blessings, Kilgore believes in the culture of serving others, especially as a team. At Kilgore, We ARE Doing Amazing Things Together!