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WHO WE ARE

RELATIONSHIPS COME FIRST

RK Trade Partner Expo
Every couple of years or so, we host the RK Trade Partner Expo, which allows suppliers to showcase their latest products, services and innovations. At this expo, attendance was strong despite the rain. Nearly 50 RK vendors demonstrated their wares to industry decision makers. WATCH>>

BUILDING CAREERS AT RK

Black Hat Promotions for General Superintendents
Four employees (with a combined fifty-four years of experience) are promoted to the status of General Superintendent and receive their black hats. A huge honor and achievement!WATCH>>

CU Construction and Engineering Students Tour RK’s Henderson Facility
During RK’s annual tour for CU Construction and Engineering Management Program graduates, they learn about mechanical construction project processes, and tour the Henderson fabrication shops. This group also toured RK’s work at the VA Medical Center. WATCH>>

CU Construction and Engineering Students Learn about RK’s Training Options
Gwen Cagle, Project Engineer, tells CU students about the Preconstruction, BIM and management training programs available to RK employees. WATCH>>

RK Supports Markle Foundation’s Skillful Website Launch
RK attends the launch of Skillful, an initiative of the Markle Foundation that provides online tools to connect middle-skills job seekers with jobs and career guidance. RK supports Markle’s mission to foster technical careers. WATCH>>

CULTURE: PUTTING PEOPLE FIRST

Annual Dunk Your Boss BBQ
For this event at our Henderson location, employees get a chance to dunk their boss in a giant water booth! As you can imagine, this is a very popular event. During this event, employees try to dunk VP of RK Steel, Donnie Hirschfield, Shop Superintendent Gabriel Cordova, Shop Operations Manager Ron Applehans and others! WATCH>>

Construction Site Project Team Recognition Luncheons
Employees from several of RK’s downtown job sites (Block A, Confluence,1709 and Kirkland) are treated to a lunchtime BBQ at the Pepsi Center. RK treats employees to job site cookouts several times a year where they also receive special recognitions, awards, and even promotions. . WATCH>>

Annual Bring Your Kid to Work Day
Each year, RK hosts this day so that parents can bring their kids to RK for a day full of fun activities. Here’s a glimpse of the action. Kids also get to tour the facilities, play games and learn about RK. WATCH>>

Football Days: Pizza to Fuel Football Contests
We periodically host a Football Day to celebrate the football season. There’s plenty of pizza, and even free prizes! Wearing their team’s jerseys, employees can compete in a variety of football contests. WATCH>>

Corn Boil and Hot Wing Eating Contest with Car Show
As if a corn boil and hot wing eating contest weren’t enough… some employees got to show off their hot wheels at this annual event at our Henderson location. WATCH>>

BBQs with Paper Airplane Contest
Every once in a awhile, RK hosts an employee BBQ at the Denver office, where a paper airplane flying contest is the main event. It’s only fitting, since RK sits on the old Stapleton airport! WATCH>>

Hot Dog Eating Contests
Each year around July 4th, our Henderson location hosts a hot dog eating contest. Check out how this year’s contestants manned up to eat a lot of dogs! WATCH>>

Annual All-Employee Company Picnic
This picnic was at the Denver Zoo, where employees and their families were treated to food, rides and a raffle with big prizes. Animals, food and fun for all! WATCH>>

Construction Site Project Team Recognition Luncheons
RK treats its hard-working employees to job site cookouts several times a year where they also receive special recognitions, awards, and even job promotions. WATCH>>

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

RK Hosts MLK Early College Students for Job Shadow Day
MLK Early College students get a jump on future career opportunities by learning about RK jobs in the BIM department, and in the shops where RK fabricates plumbing, piping and sheet metal. WATCH>>

RK Volunteers at the Ronald McDonald House
RK Employees annually volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House by preparing dinner for the families staying there. Some employees even join the families and get to know them during the meal. WATCH>>