Blue Star Erectors - Over 75 years experience in the steel industry.Blue Star Erectors - Over 75 years experience in the steel industry.

Meet the Team

Over 75 Years of experience in the steel industry.

Who We Are

Blue Star Erectors is a full-service union steel erection company based in Kansas City Metro area serving the Midwest. Blue Star Erectors specializes in all types of structures from Building Additions, Industrial Work, Renovations, Restorations and New Construction. Following only the latest AISC, AWS and RSCS standards, we offer the highest quality product available.

Our Professional team with over 75 Years of experience in the steel industry provides the highest quality of workmanship, dependability, efficient projects, and the safest job sites possible. The greatest asset of a company is its people and with that we feel our highly trained Union Ironworkers, Operators, Project Managers, Estimators and Safety Staff will bring quality and confidence to any project.

Our Commitment

Our success has only been possible by the extraordinary relationships with our clients, contractors, and employees. We strive to build positive working relationships with all our clients as well as bringing our personal values to the table for the most enjoyable, productive, and timely projects.

With our unfaltering principal values of honesty, loyalty, and dependability, we use communication, teamwork, and support, to build lasting relationships with all our customers and partners.

Blue Star Erectors - Over 75 years experience in the steel industry.


At Blue Star Erectors, our crews are trained and certified in the following:

• OSHA 10

• OSHA 30

• OSHA Subpart R

• OSHA Subpart L

• OSHA Subpart C

• General Safety and Health

• Hazard Communications

• Respiratory Protection

• Fire Protection and Prevention

• Motor Vehicles

• Fall Protection Certified

• Aerial and Scissor Lift Certified

• Power industrial Truck/ Forklift Trained

• Scaffold User & Erector Dismantler Certified

• Qualified Rigger

• Signal Person Certified

• Connector Trained

• Stairway & Ladders

• Cranes and Derricks

• Critical Lift Trained

• Lead Hazard Trained

• Silica Hazard Trained

• Leading Edge Trained

• Confined Space Trained

• PPE Requirements

• Leadership & Communication

• Proper Use of Hand Tools

• Welding Per AWS D1.1 & D1.5

• Welding Per AWS D1.3

The Team

Brent Dowell, President - Blue Star Erectors

Brent Dowell

President / Quality Control

Scott Middaugh, Vice President - Blue Star Erectors

Scott Middaugh

Vice President / Senior Safety Director / Estimator

Al Colnar, Field Superintendent - Blue Star Erectors

Al Colnar

Field Superintendent / Safety Director