Sixty-five minority owned firms and advocacy groups working to build the future home of the Texas Rangers were honored in a pre-game ceremony on Monday night as part of Jackie Robinson Day.
Every time the Texas Rangers take the field in Arlington it is Baseball Time in Texas, and that will be no different when Globe Life Field opens next season, as cherishing the Lone Star State's history was vital in designing the Rangers' future home.
There are only 12 months left of construction on Globe Life Field until the Texas Rangers take the field for the first time. The Globe Life Field construction team hit two million man hours earlier this year, and is expected to double that amount over the next year.
Smith, who serves an integral role in coordinating all consultants on the job for HKS, celebrated several birthdays at Arlington Stadium and Globe Life Park in Arlington, including seeing Nolan Ryan take a no-hitter into the 9th inning on his 11th birthday.
The Texas Rangers and construction officials unveiled additional renderings of the team's new ballpark as part of a series of announcements Thursday in advance of the grand reveal of Globe Life Field on Opening Day 2020.
Hubbard is a Senior Project Engineer with Manhattan, currently working on Globe Life Field. Hubbard is in her fourth year with Manhattan Construction and currently oversees the structural steel, roofing, and handrails on the project.
Bentley is the safety manager for JMEG Electrical, the electrical contractor for Globe Life Field. Bentley is the only female safety manager working at Globe Life Field. In her role,
Martinez has been with Manhattan Construction for the past 12 years and currently is the lead labor for Globe Life Field. Originally from Mexico, Martinez is responsible for fueling equipment and prepping decks before placing concrete.
Briant is the Field Office Administrator for Bosworth Steel Erectors. Briant is responsible for hiring all Bosworth employees at the construction site.
Meet Aurelia Torres, Administrative Assistant for TD Industries. Torres plays a key role in helping TD Industries manage over 300 workers on the project.
Cutting-edge turf will be installed at Globe Life Field, set to open in March 2020.
Saturday marked the Rangers' annual Fan Fest event, celebrating the start to another baseball season. This year's event provided a firsthand look at the construction of Globe Life Field.