Somerset, NJ, June 07, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Today, Turner Construction Company’s New Jersey office was honored by the New Jersey Chapter of the ACE Mentor Program for the company’s dedication and commitment to ACE.
During the 9th annual ACE Mentor Scholarship Fundraiser, Thomas V. Reilly Vice President and General Manager of Turner’s New Jersey office accepted the award on behalf of the business unit.
“The ACE Mentor Program is responsible for giving thousands of students the opportunities and resources they need to be successful in the construction, engineering or architectural industry. Going forward, it is our hope that we help pave the way to success for this new generation of leaders in America.” Reilly said.
Turner Construction Company is a national sponsor of the ACE Mentor Program. President and CEO of Turner Construction Company, Peter Davoren, serves on the national board as well as helps in the funding of the scholarship program. Nationally, over 1,000 Turner employees dedicate their time and effort to the ACE Mentor Program each year.
Turner is the leading general builder in the U.S., ranking first or second in all major segments of the building construction field. During 2007, Turner completed $9.6 billion of construction. Turner is the only builder offering clients a nationwide network of offices across the U.S. Founded in 1902, the firm is a subsidiary of HOCHTIEF, one of the world's leading international construction service providers. For more information, visit Turner's website at www.turnerconstruction.com.
HOCHTIEF is one of the leading international providers of construction-related services. With more than 41,000 employees and a sales volume of EUR 13.65 billion in FY 2005, the company is represented in all the world’s major markets. In the USA, the biggest construction market in the world, HOCHTIEF is the No. 1 general builder via its subsidiary Turner. With its Group Company Leighton, HOCHTIEF is market leader in Australia. The HOCHTIEF service offering in the fields of development, construction, services, concessions and operation covers the entire value chain of projects. Further information is available at www.hochtief.com