Editor’s Note: This story initially ran with an incorrect headline suggesting Helmkampf Construction was filing for bankruptcy. It is the company’s president, Thomas Helmkampf, who is filing for bankruptcy, not the company. Missouri Business Alert apologizes for the error.
Thomas Helmkampf, who has been president of Helmkampf Construction in Olivette for 21 years, filed for bankruptcy.In the Chapter 11 bankruptcy filed in St. Louis on Friday, Helmkampf, who lives in Creve Coeur, listed $17.6 million in liabilities and $2.5 million in assets. Helmkampf’s creditors include Commerce Bank, with a $6.86 million claim.Read more on St. Louis Post-Dispatch and St. Louis Business Journal.