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Lessons Learned on Safety

In the construction industry, there’s arguably nothing more important than safety. Our people are highly trained when it comes to operating equipment and accomplishing their tasks in a responsible manner, but safety is one of those areas where no amount of focus could ever be “too much.” While safety has always been a priority for […]

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How Social Media Is Changing the Construction Industry

Even though RAWSO has only been around since 2012, the world of social media has changed considerably in those seven years. When RAWSO first opened, social media was still mostly centered on individual people’s personal profiles. Now, it’s gotten to the point where people will check out a business on social media before they even […]

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Why RAWSO Uses GPS In Our Machines

Since we bought our first dozer in 2012, the popularity of GPS has grown tremendously. In 2019, it’s pretty common for everyone to have it, but that wasn’t the case seven years ago. Today, every machine we buy comes equipped with GPS. The increase in productivity is astronomical with GPS, as opposed to the old […]

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Why Caterpillar?

When it comes to heavy equipment, we’ve used every brand there is. The more we tried other brands, the more we realized how much of an advantage Caterpillar has over their competition. Cat is the best equipment manufacturer in the world, and while their prices sometimes reflect that, we’ve found that their products are worth […]

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Great People

Our number one goal when hiring is to hire great people first, and then give them all the tools they need to do great work. From software, the latest CAT equipment, tools, trucks, and anything they need to do their best. We also want to continuously train our people so they can get better EVERYDAY. […]

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Why HCSS Software?

There are a lot of construction software solutions available to contractors today. When we set out to find what worked best for us, we looked at many different companies. After a long process, we found HCSS to be the best fit for us. HCSS software is built for Heavy Civil contractors like us, and is […]

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