Pictured above: Leandro Jimenez, the newest member of the DCC team
Player Profile – Leandro Jimenez
Dearborn Contracting Company has welcomed its newest teammate. Leandro Jimenez joined DCC in September of this year. Leandro is a sophomore at Detroit Cristo Rey High School in southwest Detroit. Building on the partnership between Cristo Rey and Dearborn Mid-West Company / Dearborn Contracting Company, DCC has brought in Leandro to assist with both estimating and administrative functions. This collaboration strengthens the commitment between the two organizations and enhances the Work Study program with Christo Rey.
Generally, Leandro works once per week in lieu of his school studies. He also, works twice per week, one week each month.
Leandro is a first generation American. His parents hail from the State of Michoacán in Mexico. He still has family in that part of Mexico and has visited his parents’ hometown several times. He is fluent in both the Spanish and English languages.
Leandro is avid soccer player and fan. He played Defense this fall on the Cristo Rey varsity soccer team and his favorite professional team is FC Barcelona.
Leandro lives with his parents and two sisters and resides in Detroit, Michigan. His sisters are aged 10 and 11 and like their older brother, they love soccer.
We are pleased to have Leandro as part of the DCC team.
New Project: Braun Construction serving FORD – Dearborn R&D
Dearborn Contracting Company was recently awarded a miscellaneous steel and concrete equipment pad project for Ford Motor Company through Braun Construction and the White/Braun partnership.
The concrete pad will serve a Fooke Milling Machine at Ford’s product development center in Dearborn, Michigan. Additionally, DCC will be providing miscellaneous steel for an enlarged overhead door opening and related framing. DCC forces will be self-performing these work activities.
This is the first project we have worked on in conjunction with White/Braun Construction. We are extremely pleased to have the opportunity to serve both Ford and White/Braun on this important R&D related project.
The work is scheduled to be completed prior to the Christmas holiday. Mark Muzzin, Gary Manning, and Robert Flynn will handle management and planning activities for DCC.