Category: Beyond the Building

Safety Lessons: Removing Contaminated Gloves

During a recent monthly Safety Meeting with the entire Henderson, Inc. team, Safety Dave (Dave Thompson) took on blood borne pathogen training and showcased how to remove contaminated gloves. The exercise is “easy to do,” Thompson said. First, put on gloves. Then grab dish washing detergent,which represents the blood for the exercise. Get a good … Continue reading “Safety Lessons: Removing Contaminated Gloves”


Community matters: That’s why we ran the D.O.G.

In order to do well, you have to feel well. In order to feel well, you have to live well. At Henderson, Inc. we believe you only do your best when you’re at your best, and that means eating well, staying active and giving back to your community. That’s why we’ve been a long-time supporter … Continue reading “Community matters: That’s why we ran the D.O.G.”


Steve Montgomery Named Henderson’s February “Beyond The Building” Team Member

When there’s a job to get done on any job site around Henderson, Inc.’s construction zones, Steve Montgomery will find a way to get it done – like renting a paint sprayer to complete a job because he’s capable and it would help the team (true story). And the best part? He doesn’t just do … Continue reading “Steve Montgomery Named Henderson’s February “Beyond The Building” Team Member”


Ardell Jones Named Henderson’s January “Beyond The Building” Team Member

Ask Ardell Jones to define what “Beyond the Building” means to Henderson, Inc. and for its clients and he’ll tell you simply. “It’s just what you do. It’s thinking outside the box.” That thinking feeds from a company-wide recognition that every building, every site development job, is more than just a job. It’s a home, … Continue reading “Ardell Jones Named Henderson’s January “Beyond The Building” Team Member”


An Interview With Vice President Leslie Henderson Schultz

Growing up, were you always interested in joining your family business at Henderson, Inc.? Yes, I was intrigued, but actually I started out going to school for Exercise Physiology. Then as I spent summers at Henderson, Inc. doing internships, I realized I had a real interest in the business and I changed my major to … Continue reading “An Interview With Vice President Leslie Henderson Schultz”


An Interview With Chairman of the Board Pete Henderson

What are you passionate about in the construction industry? I’ve always enjoyed watching our team develop and grow with the opportunities that are placed in front of them. What is something unique about Henderson? Henderson’s integrity. That started with my father and the way he chose to handle himself and this business. He instilled the importance … Continue reading “An Interview With Chairman of the Board Pete Henderson”


Henderson Hosts 20th Annual Wood Cut, Delivers Warmth To Families Across Williamsburg

It’s true. As Winston Churchill said, we make a living by what we get and make a life by what we give. Just before the sun rose Saturday, November 21, nearly 100 of Henderson, Incorporated’s team members and their families gathered in the maintenance shop ready to give. In the nearby lay down yard (a … Continue reading “Henderson Hosts 20th Annual Wood Cut, Delivers Warmth To Families Across Williamsburg”


Henderson Joins the YMCA to “Brighten” Up the School Year

Henderson is extremely gracious to have had the opportunity to build a strong relationship with the Peninsula Metropolitan YMCA and its multiple locations spread throughout our community.  Not only have we been able to work “hands on” through building new locations and renovating existing facilities, but the YMCA has given Henderson and our employees the … Continue reading “Henderson Joins the YMCA to “Brighten” Up the School Year”


Diamond Healthcare Corporation and the new Pavilion at Williamsburg Place

Vice President of Development at Diamond Healthcare Corporation Lindsay Shuff shares his experience working with Henderson, Inc. on the recently completed Pavilion at Williamsburg Place project. Diamond Healthcare Corporation is a national leader in the development and management of high quality Behavioral Health services for health systems, hospitals, critical access facilities and other organizations. Diamond … Continue reading “Diamond Healthcare Corporation and the new Pavilion at Williamsburg Place”


Home Excavation Project Safety

So you want to do some digging around your house? Most people don’t consider things like planting flowers or pulling up shrubs as being excavations (they see projects like what is pictured and big equipment) or they don’t consider such activities as posing any kind of risk. Other than sunburn or a back ache, that … Continue reading “Home Excavation Project Safety”