AGC Alaska Conference report

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

Our CEO Barry Cassell spoke at the 68th annual AGC Alaska conference in Anchorage last month. The post AGC Alaska Conference report appeared first on Cassell Consulting - Construction Operations Consulting.

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AGC Biologics Expands In Denmark

Business Facilities Blog

Read: AGC Biologics Expands In Denmark at BusinessFacilities.com. Biotech & Pharma Daily News Europe Featured International Research & Development AGC Biologics bioreactor Capital Investment Copenhagen corporate expansion Site Selection therapeutic proteinsThe strategic expansion of the Copenhagen facility will meet increasing global demand for biopharmaceutical development and manufacturing.

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AGC Colorado Presents 2017 ACE Awards

ENR Construction

Eighty-five project entries were submitted by AGC-member companies for the annual competition

AGC of Maine Bestows Highest Honor on The Hiawatha Project

PC Construction Blog

PC Construction was one of only five contractors statewide to be honored with a 2018 Build Maine Award from the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Maine.

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Construction Employment Rises in 287 Metro Areas Between August 2017, 2018 says AGC

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post Construction Employment Rises in 287 Metro Areas Between August 2017, 2018 says AGC appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News AGC Construction Employment skilled trades workforce survey

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AGC: Hourly construction wages exceed $30 for first time ever

Construction Dive

Wages are 10.7% higher than the average for private nonfarm earners, but still might not be enough to lure workers and adequately staff projects, experts say

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Construction Employment Shows Mixed Geographic Pattern, Reports AGC

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post Construction Employment Shows Mixed Geographic Pattern, Reports AGC appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News AGC Construction Employment

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AGC Reports on Construction Hiring Despite Drop in Public Spending

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post AGC Reports on Construction Hiring Despite Drop in Public Spending appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News AGC Construction Employment

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AGC: Construction employment up in more than 250 metros

Construction Dive

Yet contractors report that it is still difficult to find qualified skilled workers

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PC Construction Recognized with AGC Best Builders Award

PC Construction Blog

All Awards AGC Best BuildersOn Tuesday evening, PC Construction accepted a Best Builders Award for the 110,000-square-foot Virtue Field House project at. Continue Reading.

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Construction Firms Add 1,000 Jobs in April, AGC Career Center Launches New Program

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post Construction Firms Add 1,000 Jobs in April, AGC Career Center Launches New Program appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News eNews AGC AGC Career Center construction jobs

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AGC Reports on Construction Employment April, May 2016

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post AGC Reports on Construction Employment April, May 2016 appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News AGC Construction Employment

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Strong July Construction Employment Reveals Need for More Workers: AGC

Construction Equipment

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) has sounded the alarm about the availability of labor following a strong July showing on employment gains

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We’re presenting Construction Tech at AGC Alaska 11/9 in Anchorage

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

Please come join us at AGC Alaska in Anchorage November 9-12. The post We’re presenting Construction Tech at AGC Alaska 11/9 in Anchorage appeared first on Cassell Consulting - Construction Operations Consulting. We’re presenting the session “Construction Tech: Today + Tomorrow” on Wednesday at 2:45. Our session takes a look at the current state of tech in our industry as well as what’s coming in the next few years.

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AGC Survey: Help Wanted

ENR Construction

A new Associated General Contractors survey finds that many construction firms are having trouble finding enough workers to staff their projects, both at the craft and salaried levels

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AGC: Material prices growing fast, tariffs threaten more increases

Construction Dive

The Associated General Contractors of America said the effects of the new steel and aluminum tariffs can be seen in ballooning material prices

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Construction Firms Struggle to Keep Pace with Growing Demand, Says AGC

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post Construction Firms Struggle to Keep Pace with Growing Demand, Says AGC appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News AGC construction jobsThirty-nine states added construction jobs between January 2016 and January 2017 while 38 states and D.C.

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AGC Wants Fed to Protect Border Wall Contractors from Fallout

Construction Equipment

Bloomberg.com reports the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) wants Attorney General Jeff Sessions to sue to prevent states and localities from denying contracts or divesting from companies that participate in wall construction

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AGC Offers Dynamic New Construction Data Visualization

Construction Equipment

. . AGC has a new interactive data visualization that puts construction growth information in a dynamic map for both city data and state data. AGC's John Higgins says, "Every month the Bureau of Labor Statistics releases data about the job growth in different industries. We have been fascinated in following the construction growth data that available by both cities (more precisely metropolitan areas) and states.

AGC of Colorado Presents Its 2016 ACE Awards

ENR Construction

AGC Colorado member companies submitted 69 project entries

AGC Urges Construction Firms to Implement 13 Steps Safety Plan

Construction Equipment

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and Carolinas Associated General Contractors (CAGC) are urging commercial construction firms across the country to act on 13 specific steps to further improve workplace safety.

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AGC Expands Highway Work Zone Safety Training Program With Grant

Construction Equipment

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) will continue to provide highway work zone safety training classes in 2016, funded by a new federal safety grant the association earned. AGC will use the $120,000 Susan Harwood Training Grant from the U.S.

AGC Participates in Panel on Drone Use in Construction

Construction Equipment

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and other trade organizations were part of a recent panel discussion in Washington, D.C., on drone use, reports AIN Online

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Video: AGC's Ken Simonson Says 2018 Expectations Are Upbeat

Construction Equipment

Associated General Contractors of America and Sage Construction and Real Estate have released their Expecting Growth to Continue: The 2018 Construction Industry Hiring and Business Outlook and respondents to the AGC survey say they are very optimistic about construction's growth in the coming year

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AGC Launches Private Insurance Exchange

Construction Equipment

"The AGC Alternative," the first-of-its-kind, nationwide private insurance exchange to serve the commercial construction industry, began offering firms belonging to the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) quotes Aug. 25, AGC officials announced

AGC Wants Infrastructure Bill to Shorten Permitting Process

ENR Construction

AGC members got a boost from a business-friendly Trump administration that began rolling back regulations like the blacklisting rule and push through a tax-cut package that lowers the pass-through rate Last year was a good year for the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Up in Most Metro Areas: AGC

Construction Equipment

Construction employment increased in 228 out of 358 metro areas, was unchanged in 48 and declined in 82 between June 2015 and June 2016, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the AGC

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AGC Urges Construction Firms to Implement 13-Step Safety Plan

Construction Equipment

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and Carolinas Associated General Contractors (CAGC) are urging commercial construction firms across the country to act on 13 specific steps to further improve workplace safety.

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AGC-Autodesk survey: Labor shortage has industry at a 'tipping point'

Construction Dive

With the "significant and widespread" problem delaying projects and increasing construction costs, the "time to act is now "

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AGC of Utah Adds Key New Components to Its Safety Training Facility

ENR Construction

The new components were purchased with a $45,000 grant from the Utah Labor Commission, AGC member funds and materials donations

AGC Releases Workforce Development Plan For Low-Employment Firms

Construction Equipment

Eighty percent of construction firms have reported difficulty filling hourly craft positions, posing a significant risk to future economic growth, according to a survey by the Associated General Contractors of America( AGC) and Autodesk. Since these positions represent the bulk of the construction

86% of Contractors Face Worker Shortage, AGC Says

Construction Equipment

Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) surveyed 1,360 construction firms and found 86 percent have difficulty finding qualified workers. That's up from 2014 and 2013, when the numbers were 83 percent and 81 percent, respectively.

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AGC Publishes White Paper for Owners

Collaborative Construction

The AGC published a white paper titled "IPD for Public and Private Owners" that readers may be interested in reading. Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! Contact Collaborative Construction if you have any questions about implementing IPD on your next project. The white paper is linked above and below. Link to "IPD for Public and Private Owners" James L. Salmon, Esq. Of Counsel Beatty Bangle Strama, p.c.

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Most Construction Firms Struggle to Find Qualified Workers: AGC

Construction Equipment

Most construction firms report they are having trouble finding qualified craft workers to fill key spots as the industry recovers from its years-long downturn, according to the results of an industry-wide survey released by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

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Kelly Knott, 45, Was AGC Lobbyist on Labor, Risk Issues

ENR Construction

AGC headquarters staffer was expert in labor, HR and risk management issues. People

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AGC Reports Construction Costs Already Rising Before Tariffs Start

Construction Equipment

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AGC Mo. Names 2015 Keystone Award Recipients

Construction Equipment

. . The Associated General Contractors of Missouri handed out 12 awards to the 2015 Keystone Award winners. Twelve contractors were chosen from 35 finalists at the 18th Annual Keystone Awards.

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Fragmented Construction Recovery: AGC

Construction Equipment

Equal numbers of states gained and lost construction jobs in June, highlighting the fragmentary nature of the industry’s recovery, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data.

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Smart Built Culture Seminar Sponsored by AGC of Northwest Ohio & TRACE

Collaborative Construction

BIM and IPD: Creating a Smart Built Culture in NW Ohio Date And Time 6/25/2014 11:00 AM TO 2:30 PM Event Description: Collaborative Construction, AGC of NW Ohio and TRACE invite you to learn more about creating a smart built culture in Northwest Ohio.

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Construction costs increase in March: AGC

Construction Equipment

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