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CULTURE WITH INTENTION: BUILDING A TEAM OF LIFELONG LEARNING

When people have easy access to professional development, they have the capacity to invest in more than just their jobs, but in their lives, too. The key is making these opportunities applicable and accessible. Learning has to be fun, relevant and engaging for it to stick.

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NEW BUILD? THERE’S A STEP THAT TOO MANY BUSINESS OWNERS MISS

Picture this: You planned to build a new facility in the Midwest, and there was a lot to consider—budget, design, builder, equipment, employees. After completing what you thought was a thorough plan, you chose your site and hired an architect. But before they could put pen to paper, you found out you hadn’t planned for everything.

MIDWEST WEATHER IS NO MATCH FOR TRUSTING PARTNERSHIPS

Whether or not you heard the news, saw the videos or were in the direct trajectory of the April tornado that ripped through Andover, Kansas just over a month ago, it’s not hard to empathize with the community that came face-to-face with the full force of it.

HALE LIBRARY WINS AGC KANSAS AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Restoring a historic structure that represents the heart of campus is a labor of love. That’s why we’re so excited to share that Hutton’s restoration of Kansas State University’s Hale Library recently won an AGC Award of Excellence.

SELF-PERFORM: DOING WHAT’S BEST FOR YOUR PROJECT

Our approach to work is simple: Always do what’s best for the project and our clients. Sometimes that includes self-performing aspects of a construction project. So, what exactly is self-perform?

MAKING DATA-BASED DECISIONS IN A VOLATILE MARKET

Market volatility, supply shortages, and inflation are themes in the news these days. While “the struggle is real,” it can be managed with a team that navigates uncertainty with knowledge.

HUTTON’S 2021 ANNUAL REPORT

2021 was a big year full of challenges, continued learning, accomplishments, and teamwork.

BUILDING CONTROLS SIMPLIFIED

Building control systems are like thumbprints—no two are the same and each one varies depending on the building elements being managed.

REMODELING AN EXISTING SPACE: NO-BRAINER OR HEADACHE?

A major commercial remodel project can breathe new life into a building and community. It can also present risks and challenges when the remodel falls under the category of “adaptive reuse.”

CAPITAL PLANNING HELPS KANSAS HUMANE SOCIETY PRIORITIZE AND GROW

Do you like puppies and kittens? We do. So when the Kansas Humane Society reached out to Hutton Facility Services for preventive maintenance and capital planning services, we jumped at the chance to help a great cause.

PREVENTING WATER INTRUSION SAVES TIME, MONEY AND HEADACHES

Hutton Facility Services team leader Jimmie Soliz is sound asleep at night anytime it rains. Why? Because he knows that Hutton’s in-house water and air barrier crew builds water-resistant building exteriors.

OFFICE SPACE WAS ALREADY CHANGING. 2020 SPED IT UP.

Planning the “office of the future” is easier than it sounds with the right people on the job! See how we researched and designed our flexible workspace and can help you with yours.

HUTTON PULLS $1.1M BUILDING PERMIT FOR WICHITA ENDODONTICS RENOVATION

Late last year, Wichita Endodontics closed on the purchase of a two-story office building at 12219 E. Central, where the dental office plans to relocate its east-side clinic this summer after a $1.1M renovation.

SOLID MARKET DATA DRIVES INFORMED DECISIONS

The last year has been a real-time test in adaptability. The pandemic quickly impacted every aspect of life and industry. Construction is no exception.

HUTTON’S 2020 ANNUAL REPORT

A look back on the experiences we were most grateful for in 2020.

HUTTON SALINA | CALL FOR ARTISTS

Hutton is requesting qualifications from visual artists to create engaging and brand-relevant artwork within the company’s new Salina office.

HUTTON’S NEW MASS TIMBER BUILDING IN DELANO IS PART OFFICE SPACE, PART SHOWCASE

When Hutton decided to build its new headquarters in the Delano District, it made a conscious decision to make it more than just a place to house its 50 or so Wichita employees.

A SIGHT TO SEE AT STIEFEL THEATRE

A new steel spire was hoisted by crane and installed atop the historic Stiefel Theatre in downtown Salina as hundreds of people watched.

OCCK TRANSPORTATION BREAKS GROUND ON EXPANSION

OCCK celebrates groundbreaking of new addition.

UTILIZING BIM AT JUNCTION CITY HIGH SCHOOL

BIM coordination pays off for the Junction City High School project team.

HITTING THE START BUTTON IN DOWNTOWN SALINA

Hutton celebrated the start of construction of its new office in downtown Salina.

K-STATE GRADUATES BUILD NEW JUNCTION CITY HIGH SCHOOL

From the early planning stages through nearly every part of is progression, Kansas State University graduates are contributing to the new Junction City High School.

CAPITOL FEDERAL RELOCATING TO FORMER EAST WICHITA QUIKTRIP

CapFed plans to break ground on the construction of a new, full-service bank branch.

OSBORNE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED

OCMH named a Top 20 critical access hospital.

MCPHERSON HOSPITAL MRI PROJECT BREAKS GROUND

Monday was an exciting day for the McPherson Center for Health and the McPherson Healthcare Foundation — groundbreaking for a permanent home for an MRI unit.

HUTTON HEADQUARTERS | CALL FOR ARTISTS

Hutton is requesting qualifications from visual artists to create engaging and brand-relevant artwork within the company’s new headquarters.

HUTTON & THE OUTREACH PROGRAM CREATE NEW FOOD RESPONSE MODEL

A partnership to help those in need.

COSMOSPHERE REMODELS ENTRANCE, OPENS NEW KIDS AREA

New entrance and exhibit areas completed at the Cosmosphere.

DOC HANGAR, UNION STATION BRING HOME AGC AWARDS

Hutton projects awarded for excellence and honor.

MAKING HISTORY COME ALIVE AT THE BOOT HILL MUSEUM

Expansion is nearing completion at the Boot Hill Museum. The newly built front entrance with ramp access is now open to the public.

HUTTON’S DELANO OFFICE BUILDING IS AN INVESTMENT IN ITS WORKFORCE

Hutton prepares to move its corporate headquarters to the Delano area as the company continues to grow and expand.

THINK YOU REMEMBER THE OLD COLEMAN CO. SPACE? COCOA DOLCE HAS A SURPRISE

Anyone who has ever stepped into the longtime Coleman Co. space at the southwest corner of Second and St. Francis likely would be stunned to see it now.

‘A SPECTACULAR UPGRADE’ AT WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY

Groundbreaking held for Student-Athlete Success Center at Wichita State University.

MEET BOB MILLER, PIVOTAL INFLUENCE IN COMPANY MERGER

Bob Miller feels that Hutton and Busboom & Rauh share similar values and commitment to the company’s and the community’s continued success.

WORK CONTINUES AT KANSAS STATE’S HALE LIBRARY

As work progresses to restore Hale Library at Kansas State University after a catastrophic fire, library staff took time to interview Hutton’s on-site superintendents.

NEW WICHITA STATE STUDENT ATHLETE CENTER MOVES FORWARD

A $10.4 million contract to build a new Student-Athlete Success Center and renovate parts of Charles Koch Arena at Wichita State University has been awarded to Hutton, a Wichita-based construction firm.

SWEET DEAL WILL PUT COCOA DOLCE HEADQUARTERS IN FORMER COLEMAN BUILDING

Gourmet chocolate maker move its headquarters and production facility into historic Coleman building.

MEMBER MINUTE WITH HUTTON

Hutton CEO Ben Hutton was recently interviewed by the Wichita Regional Chamber of Commerce.

COLLEGE PROJECT FOR HUTTON EMPLOYEE EARNS NATIONAL RECOGNITION

Tiara Ewy, Hutton field engineer, was one of four students recognized for their senior group project at the Associated General Contractors of America’s 100th Annual National Convention April 1-4 in Denver.

HUTTON ACQUIRES SALINA CONSTRUCTION FIRM

Hutton has acquired Busboom & Rauh, a commercial and industrial construction firm in Salina, Kansas.

RESTORED B-29 ‘DOC’ FINDS HOME IN PERMANENT HANGAR

One of two operational B-29 Superfortress planes left in the world now has a permanent home in Wichita.

HALE EMPTY, MOVING TOWARD CONSTRUCTION PROCESS

An accident caused the roof of Hale Library on Kansas State University’s campus to catch fire. Hutton is working with the university through the recovery effort to remodel the building.

ANDOVER SCHOOL DISTRICT BREAKS GROUND ON NEW HIGH SCHOOL

Andover school district officials broke ground on a new Andover High School, the largest project of a bond issue approved last year.

SCOTT COUNTY BEGINS MIDDLE SCHOOL RENOVATIONS

Following the recently completed sports complex and high school entrance upgrades, Scott County USD 466 began its extensive construction and renovation project at its middle school.

HUTTON SHORTENS NAME, ADDS SERVICES

Hutton Construction is shortening its name to Hutton, a move that coincides with added services in an effort to provide a better experience for its clients throughout Kansas and the Midwest.

DIGNITARIES CELEBRATE SPAGHETTI WORKS DEVELOPMENT

Groundbreaking ceremony held for new $23 million development.

NEW SMITH COUNTY HOSPITAL SET TO OPEN

A new hospital for Smith Center, Kansas.

DESIGN BUILD NO LONGER THE ALTERNATIVE

Design build to deliver almost half of US projects by 2021.