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.

2015 Big Dog Poker Run

AGC Members CraneWorks and Garrison Steel Erectors are excited to once again host the Big Dog Poker Run, benefiting  Go Build Alabama Scholarships, on SATURDAY, May 9.

The ride will begin at Barber’s Motorsports Park and will conclude with lunch at CraneWorks.  Talladega Motor Speedway has been confirmed as one of our stop locations and we are thankful to their team for hosting us once again.

In addition to the Poker Run, CraneWorks and CraneU will be hosting the CIC Southeast Regional Crane Operator and Rigger Skills Competition at the CraneWorks Birmingham facility.

The route and schedule for this day will allow those who wish to participate in both events.  Please visit for Crane Operator and Rigger Skills registration info.

Registration forms are now available at