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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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

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TP Mechanical awarded AGC Safety Contractor of the Year

Constructor Magazine

Five AGC judges, including representatives from the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Naval Department and Intel, named three category finalists based on five criteria. TP Mechanical won in the more than 1 million man-hours per year category. read more. Commercial Plumbing Plumbing Contractor

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TP Mechanical wins three AGC of Ohio safety awards

Constructor Magazine

COLUMBUS, OHIO — Mechanical contractor TP Mechanical, based in Cincinnati, won three safety awards June 16 at the 2017 Associated General Contractors of Ohio safety luncheon. The event was held at the Boat House at Confluence Park in Columbus. The aw

AGC, Manufacturers Push New Infrastructure Funding Coalition

ENR Construction

The Associated General Contractors of America and the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) have laid the groundwork for a new coalition to advocate for increased infrastructure funding

AGC Accelerates Its Push for Increased Infrastructure Funding

ENR Construction

Contracting firm leaders at the Associated General Contractors of America’s annual convention report that maintaining healthy backlogs and battling workforce shortages remain their top priorities

AGC – Job Order Contracting Webinar – March 12, 2013

Building Information Management

Webinar: Job Order Contracting. Tuesday, March 12, 2013 – 2:00pm to 3:30pm. Job Order Contracting (JOC) is an innovative delivery method focused on the renovation and repair of large facility infrastructure under a long-term contract.

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AGC – Job Order Contracting Webinar – March 12, 2013

Building Information Management

Webinar: Job Order Contracting. Tuesday, March 12, 2013 – 2:00pm to 3:30pm. Job Order Contracting (JOC) is an innovative delivery method focused on the renovation and repair of large facility infrastructure under a long-term contract.

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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 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.

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 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.

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

AGC's Simonson Warns of Political Policies Effect on Materials Costs

Construction Equipment

Double-digit price increases for key construction materials pushed up construction costs in March, while the prices charged by contractors remained moderate, according to a new analysis of federal producer price data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

PC Construction Honored with AGC Build Maine Award

PC Construction Blog

The Associated General Contractors of Maine selected PC Construction as one of its six Build Maine Award recipients for 2016. The awards are bestowed annually to recognize the most outstanding construction projects statewide. PC Construction. All Awards Projects

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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.

AGC Names W.B. Moore Nation's Safest Construction Company

Construction Equipment

was named the nation’s safest construction company in 2014 by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). . W.B. Moore of Charlotte, N.C.,

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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Construction Unemployment Rate Declines, Reports AGC

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The unemployment rate in construction dropped to the lowest April level in seven years as contractors added 32,000 workers to payrolls in April, bringing industry employment to 6.0 million, the highest level since June 2009, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials warned that it is essential to revive and expand training opportunities before the industry runs short of workers. frontpage

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PC CONSTRUCTION HONORED WITH AGC/VT BEST BUILDERS

PC Construction Blog

Last night, PC Construction was honored to accept a Best Builders Award from the Associated General Contractors of. Continue Reading. All Awards

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PC Construction Wins AGC’s Highest Honor for Waterbury State Office Complex Redevelopment

PC Construction Blog

Last night, PC Construction proudly accepted one of the Associated General Contractors of America’s highest honors – an Alliant Build America Award in the construction management renovation category – for the Waterbury State Office Complex Redevelopment project. All Awards Projects

Utah AGC Members Anticipate Another Solid Year for the State’s Contracting Business

ENR Construction

AGC Utah contractors roll out first phase of a new campaign to entice workers, as major projects in the state move forward

AGC Survey Cites Worse Shortages and Added Quality Concerns

ENR Construction

About 86% of Southern state respondents, mostly nonunion, report problems in finding adequately skilled craft workers. Business Management

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AGC Reports on February Construction Employment

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction firms added jobs in 37 states over the past 12 months and in 30 states between January and February according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data. Association officials said the jobs gains came even as many parts of the country experienced unusually severe winter weather, include cold and snowy conditions in the Northeast and Midwest, and warm and unusually dry conditions in much of the Southwest. frontpage

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

?New AGC President Says Future Depends on a Safe Workforce

ENR Construction

The chairman of Linbeck talks about the hard choices in enforcing safety practices, the need to empower foremen and the search for craft leaders. Business Management

Eighty Percent of Construction Firms Plan to Hire in 2015: AGC

Construction Equipment

Eighty percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2015 while only 7 percent expect to reduce headcounts according to survey results released by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC

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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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.

Trump Apprenticeship Directive's Impact on Construction Unclear

ENR Construction

Building trades say they believe construction is exempt from executive order; AGC says industry impact uncertain

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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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A Closer Look at the Skilled Labor Shortage

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Economic News eNews AGC National Association of Women in Construction Skilled Labor Shortage U.S. The whys, tactics and what comes next By Bud LaRosa The construction industry is enjoying an enormous economic recovery. Many urban centers are dotted with cranes.

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AGC survey: 80% of construction firms to expand payrolls in 2015

BD+C

Eighty percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2015, while only 7% expect to reduce headcounts according to survey results released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Body Image: read more. Contractors

Construction Employment Demand Remains Steady, Reports AGC

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction employment expanded in 228 metro areas, declined in 64 and was stagnant in 47 between October 2013 and October 2014, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said the construction job gains come as new federal figures show year-over-year growth in construction spending and many firms report impacts from growing shortages of qualified workers. frontpage

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AGC Says 71 Percent Of Contractors Plan To Expand Headcount In '16

Construction Equipment

Seventy-one percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2016 as contractors expect a range of public and private markets to grow, according to survey results released today by the Associated General Contractors of America and Sage Construction and Real Estate.

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Haberberger recognized with AGC St. Louis Keystone Award

Constructor Magazine

based here, was recognized by the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of St. Mechanical contractor Haberberger Inc., Louis for its work on Ameren Missouri’s Maryland Heights Renewable Energy Center. read more. Plumbing Contractor Management

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.