On October 24, the U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Texas granted a request for preliminary injunction against parts of the Obama Administration's implementation of the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces, or "Blacklisting" as it is known, Executive Order.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.
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By voting FOR this bond issue, we will be voting for new roads and bridges which also means good-paying jobs for all of us.Read More
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - SEPARATE YOURSELF FROM OTHERS AT PRE-QUALIFICATION and apply now for the 18th Annual Willis Towers Watson - AGC Construction Safety Awards.Read More
In an effort to improve environment compliance and water quality, the Alabama Technology Transfer Center at Auburn University is hosting 2 separate training events designed to provide education to contractorsRead More
Governor Bentley Signs Drought Emergency Declaration, Bans Burning in 46 Counties. The Remaining Counties Placed Under Fire Alert. Please share this information.
The BuildSouth Awards competition is now open to all Alabama AGC full and specialty contractor members. Projects are awarded in building construction, design/build, highway construction, international, construction management, heavy industrial construction and municipal utilities construction.Read More
The Question: What labor law violations could disqualify/defacto-debar my direct federal construction?This is an incredibly common question many of your direct federal contractor members have been asking about when it comes to the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order.Read More
Construction InformationMemorandum No. 1 - 2016
Drilled Shaft Tip Elevation Changes
Non-residential building permit fees will increase $1 per $1,000 on Oct. 1 as part of the Craft Training Act, passed by the Alabama legislature in 2015.Read More
Significant changes have been made to sections covering railroad pre-emption, traffic signal indications, and fiber optic interconnect. The course will review these changes in detail, as well as provide an overview of the entire document.Read More
In out efforts to assist our members with valuable resources to further protect you, we are now partnering with SmallBiz powered by LegalShield and GoSmallBiz.Read More
CompTRUST AGC with representatives of Millenium Risk Managers and other partners is hosting a Workers Compensation 101 breakfast seminar at the Ashbury Hotel on Thursday, October 6 from 7:30 to 9 a.m.Read More
AGC of America is proud to re-launch ConstructionVotes.com in preparation of Election Day on November 8th.Read More
Annual Drug Testing Index Reveals Fifth Straight Year of Increases in Detection Rate of Amphetamine and Heroin; Marijuana Positivity Increases 47 Percent Since 2013 in Oral Fluid TestingRead More
As AGC of America approaches its Centennial Year in 2018, we are taking steps now to make sure the association continues to meet the present and future needs of the industry. As part of that effort, we are asking members to help us gain a better understanding of how the construction industry is and will continue to evolve and the steps we need to make to ensure we continue to help member firms thrive. To that end, we are asking them to take a few moments to complete a relatively brief survey we have prepared.Read More
ALDOT plans to hold several “Public and Stakeholder Meetings” over the next couple of weeks at different locations across the state to discuss the development of the Alabama 2040 Statewide Transportation Plan:Read More