Haberberger Adds Three to the Team

St. Louis-based Haberberger, Inc., today announced the addition of Jeremy McKinney, Ed Schaffer and Michelle Scott to the mechanical contracting firm’s growing team. McKinney has joined Haberberger, Inc. as a project manager, where he will be responsible for overseeing projects and project estimation. He is a registered Professional Engineer with more than two decades of heavy industrial experience that includes process and mechanical engineering design and construction and the management of several $100 million projects. McKinney holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Kentucky and … [read more]

Haberberger, Inc. Welcomes Ben Haberberger and Jennifer Wilson

Haberberger, Inc. Welcomes Ben Haberberger Ben Haberberger recently joined Haberberger, Inc. to assist in the growth of the new plumbing department. He is the youngest son of Steve Haberberger Sr. Prior to joining Haberberger, Ben worked for the Tinuum Group (Formerly Clean Coal Solutions Services) as a Project Engineer in St. Louis. He also served as a Facility Manager at Tinuum’s Coleto Creek Power Plant in Fannin, TX. Ben holds a mechanical engineering degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Ben and his new wife, Jessica, reside in Ballwin, MO. His … [read more]

Haberberger Welcomes Four New Employees

Haberberger Inc. continues to grow with the addition of four new employees to their operation. Bob Willig has joined Haberberger Mechanical as VP of Sheet Metal Operations. Bob has over 30 years of experience in the sheet metal industry covering estimation, fabrication, installation, and project management. Bob studied mechanical engineering at Florissant Community College and served an apprenticeship with Local 36. Most of Bob’s recent experience has been in the school retrofit market and telecommunications, providing HVAC installations at many central office locations. Bob and his wife, Elizabeth, reside in … [read more]

Introducing Shawn Thompson as Virtual Construction & Technology Manager

We are pleased to introduce Shawn Thompson as Virtual Construction & Technology Manager at Haberberger Inc. Shawn has over 18 years of experience in the Mechanical Contracting field including sports venues, hospitals, energy plants, industrial facilities, high rises, schools and many other commercial projects. Shawn will be responsible for the implementation and development of BIM and construction technology at Haberberger. Shawn will work in partnership with our team of project Managers and field staff with the integration of BIM and technology. Shawn’s family includes wife Lindsay Meador, an assistant professor … [read more]

Steve Batey Rejoins Haberberger

Haberberger is proud to announce Steve Batey has rejoined the company as estimator. His estimating experience includes the industrial, advanced technology, commercial and healthcare markets ranging in costs from 50 thousand to 100 million. Steve relocated from Richmond, Virginia in 2000 where he served as the mid-Atlantic division lead estimator for Southland Industries. Steve studied construction management and engineering at J.S. Reynolds Community College, Richmond Virginia.  Steve and his wife Debra have six children and eight grandchildren. Steve’s hobbies include being a weekend Blues musician and enjoying the arts and … [read more]

Haberberger Adds Plumbing Division

We are pleased to announce the opening of a plumbing division at Haberberger Mechanical by adding Steve Baker, Vice President of Plumbing. Steve brings over 35 years of experience in the plumbing industry, with 18 years in the field as a plumber. Baker relocated to St. Louis with his family eight years ago from California where he was president of Extreme Mechanical Inc., a company he founded in 2000. Steve holds several master plumber licenses in Missouri, as well as plumbing, fire protection and general contractor licenses in California. Steve … [read more]

Haberberger Wins 2013 Keystone Award Celebrating Construction Excellence

Haberberger was recognized as a Specialty Contractor/Subcontractor in the category of Industrial/Infrastructure projects over $5 million. A five-judge panel selected Haberberger and the other winners based on the challenges each firm faced during construction and their effectiveness in achieving solutions. Haberberger, which oversaw work on the mechanical, plumbing and HVAC systems during construction of the Renewable Energy Center, was faced with a very challenging schedule, with over 800 RFI’s (request for information) and 176 piping design changes. Even with these challenges, Haberberger was able to complete the project 108 days … [read more]

Haberberger Receives Two MCA OMI Awards

On April 30, 2014, Haberberger, Inc. was awarded two Mechanical Contractors Association of Eastern Missouri (MCA) Outstanding Mechanical Installation awards. The awards were for the Ameren Missouri Labadie Energy Center Unit #4 Condenser Debris Filter Replacement and Metropolitan Sewer District-St. Louis Caulks Creek A Pump Station. Haberberger, Inc. was recently recognized by the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of St. Louis for its work on Ameren Missouri’s Maryland Heights Renewable Energy Center. AGC St. Louis presented Haberberger with a Keystone Award at the 16th annual Keystone Awards ceremony in November. The … [read more]

All About Haberberger’s Service Department

Haberberger, Inc. has been a service-oriented business since its beginnings as a one-man shop out of Frank Haberberger’s basement in the 1950’s and has grown to over 20 service technicians from Pipefitters Local Union 562. The Haberberger service department performs mechanical repairs and service on all different types of equipment, whether process or HVAC. Haberberger’s service department gives every project the same attention to detail and high level of quality that the construction department does, to ensure performance on time, every time. Mark Haberberger, part of the third generation of … [read more]

Let’s Ride: South Dakota and Beyond

Pipefitter Foreman Tim Waldorf’s memoir of a motorcycle trip to the Great Northwest I left St. Louis at 8am Saturday morning July 28th 2012, with my Harley Gert, or my mistress, as my wife Mary would call her, whenever she isn’t on the back of Gert with me. Although Mary’s a trooper, this trip may have taken its toll on her. With my Harley Gert loaded up, I headed towards Sturgis South Dakota on Hwy 40/61 through Hannibal to Hwy 36. This is known as the Pony Express Highway. As … [read more]