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<br /> A PUBLICATION FOR AND ABOUT POWER MOTIVE CUSTOMERS • 2014 No. 4<br /> MECHANICAL<br /> SYSTEMS, INC.<br /> The utility division of this<br /> Cheyenne firm specializes<br /> in “unique” pipe jobs<br /> Bob Strasheim, Keith Zabka,<br /> Owner/President Owner/VP<br /> Pantone 072 blue<br /> A MESSAGE FROM<br /> THE PRESIDENT<br /> Bob Davis<br /> New machines<br /> are only one<br /> part of our<br /> offerings<br /> Dear Valued Customer:<br /> The construction sector continues to strengthen, although it’s not growing as quickly<br /> as most of us would like. During the first half of the year, non-residential starts were<br /> up 2.4 percent, compared to the same period last year, led by heavy-engineering<br /> work that saw a 13-percent gain. Commercial starts remained down, compared to the<br /> previ<br /> ous year, but came back strong in the summer. 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