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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.

DBIA Meetings in June

With over 5,100 members in 14 Regions across the United States, DBIA is committed to promoting design-build done right in both the public and private sectors.

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Engineers Give Alabama Infrastructure a C-

The 2015 Report Card on Alabama’s Infrastructure gave the state an overall G.P.A. of C-.  Alabama’s Civil Engineers studied 11 infrastructure categories.  Of those 11, four infrastructure categories are in good condition, six categories range from mediocre to poor condition, and one category lacked enough information for a grade to be determined.

 

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2012 General Application Special Provisions

Attached are three proposed General Application Special Provisions for the 2012 Standard Specifications for Highway Construction.  Please review them and provide any comments you may have.

The deadline for providing comments is Friday, June 3, 2016.

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Continuing Education Class for Florida’s Contractor License Holders

Contractors who hold a Florida Contractors License must have 14 hours of approved continuing education training to renew their Florida Contractors License before August 31, 2016.  AGC realizes that classes are available online, but some members prefer to have an instructor; therefore, we have been asked to schedule a class in Mobile which will satisfy the Florida’s Contractor’s License Continuing Education Requirement.

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Alabama Contractors Hall of Fame Nominations Now Open

The Hall of Fame is open to those who serve or have served the non-residential construction industry in Alabama and the Panhandle of Florida for at least 25 years. General contractors, specialty contractors, suppliers, architects and engineers are eligible for induction. 

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Multiple AGC Members Receive Awards at 2016 Safe Day

On May 5, Alabama AGC and ABC of Alabama hosted Safe Day 2016, a day dedicated to promoting safety within the construction industry. At the event, several AGC members were honored with safety awards. Congratulations to all of the recipients on doing their part in putting safety first and continuously making our industry a safer one.

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Help AGC Strengthen Legislative Efforts

The survey will take very little of your time, but your participation will make a tremendous difference. There is no right or wrong answer to any of the questions, we simply ask for your honest feedback. Some questions will ask if you personally know certain elected officials representing you at the state or federal level. Please do not feel like you are expected to, as most people will not.

We greatly appreciate your time and participation. You can begin your survey by following the link below.

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HB 394 - Mac's funding bill update

With only five days remaining in the session, we have reached a critical stage in our efforts to generate funding for road and bridge projects with the passage of HB 394.  Actions are underway that could yield an opportunity for our issue to reach the House floor for a vote next week.

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