In an effort to keep Alabama AGC members as informed as possible, our Board of Directors has asked that the latest version of the CMGC bill be posted to our website.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.
Looking to hire field managers, crew leaders, skilled tradesman, logistics personnel, information management specialists, and equipment operators? Join us for the next Veterans2Construction Job Fair to be held April 29, 2015 at the Fort Benning Soldier for Life Center at Fort Benning, Georgia. Hosted jointly by AGC and ABC, the event will run from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EASTERN TIME.
The Mobile Section of the Alabama AGC recently recognized their members who maintained an excellent safety record throughout 2014. The awards luncheon took place at the Country Club of Mobile on Wednesday, March 11.Read More
Alabama Damage Prevention Alliance (ADPA) in conjunction with Alabama 811 will be holding the 2nd Annual Damage Prevention Summit at the Embassy Suites in Montgomery on June 17-19, 2015 for stakeholders from all aspects of the damage prevention industry.Read More
Alabama AGC reminds you that March 23-27, 2015 is National Work Zone Awareness Week. Whether or not your company is directly involved in building roads, chances are you or your employees have traveled through a work zone today. Help us keep Work Zones safe and participate in the Safety Stand Down.Read More
On February 25, 2015, the Department of Labor issued a Final Rule revising the regulatory definition of “spouse” under the FMLA.Read More
February 26, 2015 will go down as a day to remember for Tuskegee University when the United States Postal Service unveiled the Robert R. Taylor Commemorative Stamp.
Robert Robinson Taylor was the first African American to graduate from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and is generally recognized as theRead More
Members of the Birmingham Section Young Constructors Forum greeted the many visitors who swarmed in at Big Machines Day at the McWane Center on February 21, 2015.Read More
The East Alabama Workforce Initiative Network recently hosted a Student Career Expo for more than 4,000 middle school students on February 17 and 18 at the Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum on the campus of Auburn University,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 Hendrick Chevrolet.Read More
Recommendations from the Alabama Workforce Council, which included Alabama AGC’s Craft Training Bill, were delivered to Gov. Robert Bentley during a recent ceremony at the Capitol.Read More
Brasfield & Gorrie will host a networking event at its Columbus, Georgia, office to share information about subcontracting opportunities on three projects in Columbus, Fort Benning and Warner Robins, Georgia.Read More
Unit 5: Planning and Scheduling is for superintendents and foremen, estimators, project managers, supervisors who work for subs, expeditors, owners, architects and engineers who want to learn how to improve skills such as preparing the project plan, developing and using bar charts, computer scheduling and using a schedule on a job site. Classes will meet each Tuesday night from 5:00-8:00 PM for five weeks beginning March 3, 2015.Read More
AGC Works’ partner WorkTrain Staffing has entered into an agreement with Dream Staffing, a Certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, so labor hired through the AGCWorks program can help you meet Federal and State Minority Participation Mandates.Read More
Don Brown, David Hare, James Harbison and Uday Bhate were set to be inducted into the Alabama Construction Hall of Fame during the Alabama AGC BuildSouth Awards Banquet, Jan. 16 at The Club.Read More
Thirteen contractors from across the Alabama AGC chapter are set to be honored with BuildSouth Awards at the seventeenth BuildSouth Awards Banquet, Jan. 16 at The Club. Projects in 13 categories from Alabama to Hawaii, were recognized by judges as the most outstanding completed in 2014.Read More
Click to read more from our Winter 2015 BuildSouth issue, covering the BuildSouth Awards, Jim Rein's YCF speech, the 2015 Alabama Construction Hall of Fame inductees and the 2015 Alabama AGC officers and directors.Read More
Go Build Alabama, an initiative of the Alabama Construction Recruitment Institute (ACRI), was recognized during the 2014 Construction Users Roundtable (CURT) Awards of Excellence Celebration in Houston, Texas for the campaign’s contributions to workforce development. Go Build was one of eight initiatives recognized at the national conference.Read More
Alabama AGC’s workers’ compensation fund, CompTrustAGC, remains one of the largest, most stable construction self-insured fund in the state. CompTrustAGC is the only self-insured fund in Alabama with an A.M. Best rating of A-.Read More
The list of nominees for induction into the Alabama Construction Hall of Fame at the 2015 Alabama AGC BuildSouth Awards Banquet on Jan. 16 at The Club has been set. Inducted into the ACHOF in 2014 were Robert Paul Barnett, Barnett Associates; Patrick Davis, CMH Architects; Leroy McAbee, Sr., McAbee Construction; Earlon C. McWhorter, McWhorter and Co.; Sam Moore, Moore Corporation.Read More