CompTrust AGC hosted its second session of its Manage Your Risk webinar series on November 9, 2017.Read More
The Birmingham Section started 2015 with a political reception at the Murray Building Co. jobsite at the old Merita Bread Bakery. More than 150 members were in attendance with city and state officials. Everyone enjoyed a tour of the site as well as barbecue from Joe McNabb and Hendrix Chevrolet.
Some contractors have encountered various municipalities and their subsidiaries such as water works boards and many other entities that are considered “Public Works” requiring a 5% not to exceed $50,000 bid security/penalty.Read More
House Republican Tax Bill results in LESS MONEY for nation's crumbling infrastructure and commercial real estate markets. Tell Congress not to slash incentives for public and private construction.Read More
The Senate is expected to release their version of tax reform this week, so send your senators a message too.Read More
Equipment Operator Training
ALDOT has awarded CEFA a grant to train at least 12 people on basic equipment, backhoe, skid steer and roller. The attached flyer describes the program that will be offered.
As with prior ALDOT grants the goal is to assist road contractors meet minority participation requirements in contracts.
The students need to be; Minorities, Female and Veterans. There are no other eligibility requirements.
This is a great opportunity for a person looking to change the course of their current employment or get started in a career.
The training will be delivered in a three week period in March 2018.
For more information contact the Construction Education Foundation of Alabama (CEFA). Phone: (205) 956-0146Read More
Join local leaders as we define Green Infrastructure and see how Green Stormwater Infrastructure fits into this larger solution.
Overnight there was a new release of a Cryptolocker Virus that appears while web browsing as an Adobe Flash update. The virus is being distributed by compromised news and media websites.Read More
Thank you to all who came out to our annual sales meeting and AGC P&C product roll out, and congratulations to all winners of our Agent Awards.Read More
Sign up today for the 2017 Clear Water Alabama & Field Day Seminars on November 1 & 2 at the Mobile Convention Center.
Designed for engineers, owners, and contractors, this year's seminars and jobsite visits have a focus on contractors. A few of the sessions include:
* ADEM Regulations Update
* Stormwater Compliance at Walmart Construction Sites
* Preserving Water Quality During Construction
For more information and registration details, please see attached form. Early Bird registration ends October 25.
Participants will be required to complete the application forms and submit them directly to AGC of America or through their local AGC Chapter.Read More
Presented by the Construction Law Section of the Alabama State Bar
December 5, 2017
Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel
Jefferson State Community College will be offering NCCER carpentry training beginning Oct. 23. The classes -- online, flexible and FREE -- are paid for through a grant from the Craft Training Board.Read More
This is a free members-only resources that is also available for download hereRead More
Attached is CIM 9-2017 addressing certain concrete mixture requirements for bridges.Read More
Click for the 2018 Letting ScheduleRead More
On Tuesday, September 20, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a memorandumRead More
The County Commission designated a county bridge over the Blackwater River on County Road 83 in South Central Baldwin County as the "Benton Andrews Bridge".Read More