Mental Health Matters

Mental Health Matters

The iconic construction site hardhat offers physical head protection but does nothing to protect what may be going on inside that head. To reduce the stigma about mental health and publicly reinforce our commitment to support, we have distributed an official, Mental Health Matters / Kortman Cares hardhat sticker to our teams.  May is Mental […]

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Beat the CEO Challenge 2022

Our CEO Ken Kortman threw down the gauntlet and issued a fitness challenge. He bet the whole Kortman team that no one could beat him in recording more steps walked in a week, putting a mystery prize on the line.  It was a tough challenge, since some of our field team log 10,000 steps or […]

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We take the Pledge: Suicide Prevention in Construction

Construction Industry Alliance Suicide Prevention

September is Suicide Prevention Month.  According to the CDC, construction occupations have the highest rate of suicide and the highest number of suicides across all occupations. In 2019, Kortman joined the Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention and took the pledge. Suicide Prevention Pledge – Contractor   This is to certify that our company will […]

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Supporting the Navajo Nation During COVID

Jonathan Nez and Thomas Adkins

A job-site conversation between co-workers about the hardships being suffered due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the Navajo Nation grew into a much larger act of compassion. The Native American communities of Arizona have been especially challenged with a need for water. After their conversation, Kortman’s Tad Adkins and Foreman, Jon Nez started making phone […]

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COVID-19

Kortman’s response to the COVID-19 epidemic

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5 Reasons for Kortman to Update Your Business to LED Lighting

Kortman has been in the LED market for the past decade completing small office space retrofits to whole building upgrades. Lighting is essential in our daily lives and plays a critical role in business operations. From employee safety to building security and better product displays, lighting is an important part of all businesses. Although often taken […]

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Safety Milestone: 2,000 Days Without A Lost Time Injury

Everyone Goes Home Safe!   Kortman Electric puts a major focus on safety in the workplace. We want all of our employees to go home in the same shape that they arrived to work, without interruption to their family income due to a workplace injury. We’re so pleased to hit the 2,000 day milestone without any […]

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