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    Tuesday, November 17, 2020
    Oak Ridge, Tenn. — As COVID-19 cases surge across the country, the university system is struggling to contain the spread of the disease and keep classes open. Sara AlertTM Academic is available now by subscription for university officials to securely automate the monitoring of students, faculty and staff exposed to or infected with COVID-19 or any infectious disease.   The software ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, November 16, 2020
    Dr. Eric Abelquist has officially joined the team at UCOR, an Amentum-led partnership with Jacobs.  Recently retired from Oak Ridge Associated Universities, today Abelquist takes on the role of UCOR’s Deputy Director of Technical Services.   Abelquist said he looks forward to the new challenge. “UCOR is a strong partner within the community, highly valued in the region and nationally as an ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, November 09, 2020
    For many years, the Fantasy of Trees has been an anticipated part of the holiday season in East Tennessee. The community has supported East Tennessee Children's Hospital with its participation, and your dollars have paved the way to better equipment, better facilities and better care for the children of East Tennessee. Just because the main event was cancelled this year doesn't mean that need ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, October 26, 2020
    Spectators to Drive Parade Route to View Entries  October 26, 2020–The Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce today announced that its annual Christmas Parade will be held this year, but with a twist. This year’s offering will be a “reverse” parade. The event will be held on Saturday, December 12 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. The theme of this year’s “reverse” parade is “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Friday, July 10, 2020
    The Engineering News-Record (ENR), a news outlet known as the authority for tracking the construction industry, has placed The Christman Company (Christman) at #88 on its 2020 “ENR 400” list of the top 400 contractors nationally, a jump from the company’s 2019 ranking of 93. Overall rankings were calculated according to 2019 construction revenue.Christman also landed at #90 on the 2020 ENR list of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 09, 2020
    A project by The Christman Company, The University of Tennessee Student Union, has earned a 2020 Keep Knoxville Beautiful Orchids Award in the new architecture category. Award winners were announced at a ceremony Feb. 25.Officially opened in 2019, the $187 million, 395,088-square-foot UT Student Union is the university’s largest construction project to date. The Orchids Award for new architecture ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, General News Article