DATE: November 1, 2018 ACTION: Please Circulate in Your Organization as Needed Winter Storms and Your Projects EXCESSIVE SNOW ACCUMULATION Heavy and/or repeated snow storms can create packed snow and ice such that only a few feet of depth may weigh 50 psf or more, imposing unusual and excessive loads on any building structure. …Read More
Long time Butler builder receives high honor
Lichtefeld, Inc. receives Outstanding Builder of the Year-3-8-17- East Region, from Butler Manufacturing™ Kansas City, Mo., March 8, 2018 — Lichtefeld, Inc., a design-build general contractor in Louisville, Ky., has been named Outstanding Builder of the Year by Butler Manufacturing™ for the East region. This builder provides design-build construction management solutions and innovative building technology …Read More
Let LICHTEFELD handle the "business of building" while YOU handle "building your business!"
Since the early 1970’s Lichtefeld, Inc. has been a Butler builder in the Kentucky/Indiana region. What is a Butler builder you ask? A reputable contractor in partnership with Butler manufacturing designing and erecting custom Butler commercial metal building packages for a given construction project. Lichtefeld, Inc consults with their clients, determines “the need” for building …Read More
Lichtefeld, Inc. posts it’s safety records on the job site, in the job trailer for all to see. Employees, former employees, owners, and their representatives have the right to review OSHA Form 300 in its entirety. They also have limited access to the OSHA Form 301 or is equivalent. See 29 CFR part 1004.35, in OSHA’s …Read More
Lichtefeld, Inc. recently had the opportunity to design and construct a “build to suite” project for Lenox Industries. This 15,000 s.f. office/warehouse building is located in the Bluegrass Industrial Park in Louisville, Kentucky. This location is being used for heating and air conditioning equipment and parts distribution. The building is a Butler manufactured custom engineered …Read More
We will not compromise your roof system with unguided field measuring alone. Some people still believe in the tape measure and chalk line method of installations is the only means of construction. NOT BUTLER; Field measuring with ordinary tools cannot insure that your roof system will fit up well, go down straight, align properly or …Read More
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Planning and permitting can take up to 6 months to get through regarding design work and permits. The Louisville, Kentucky market requires a District Development Plan approval process that CAN take two months to get through. Then, you have to go through MSD, Public Works, Landscaping Dept., Fire Department, electrical, HVAC, and plumbing approvals, as well as …Read More
TAKE CARE OF YOUR CONCRETE SURFACES WARNING USE OF DEICERS ON YOUR NEW DRIVE, SIDEWALK OR PATIO COULD BE HARMFUL FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION ANNOUNCES ENFORCEMENT POLICY REGARDING DECEPTIVE REPRESENTATIONS OF CHEMICAL PRODUCTS USED TO MELT SNOW AND ICE. ‘The Federal Trade Commission has investigated reports of damage to concrete surfaces caused by chemical products …Read More
Prolonged exposure to freezing or cold temperatures may cause serious health problems such as trench foot, frostbite and hypothermia. In extreme cases, including cold water immersion, exposure can lead to death. Danger signs include uncontrolled shivering, slurred speech, clumsy movements, fatigue and confused behavior. If these signs are observed, call for emergency help. How …Read More
YouthBuild Louisville, along with Lichtefeld, Inc. and city leaders broke ground on an 8,000 s.f., 1.5 million-dollar expansion that will allow YouthBuild Louisville to double the number of kids it’s helping. YouthBuild Louisville is an education, job training and leadership program that provides low-income young adults ages 18-24 opportunities to realize their potential as active …Read More