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.

Celebrate the Industry with AGC

The Alabama AGC will be honoring what is best about our industry at the BuildSouth Awards Banquet, Jan. 15 at The Club.

We’ll be inducting industry leaders into the Alabama Construction Hall of Fame, as well as recognizing outstanding projects, safety and community service. 

Ten contractors from across the Alabama AGC chapter will be honored with BuildSouth Awards. Judges recognized outstanding projects -- from Alabama to Abuja, Nigeria -- in 11 categories.

Cocktails begin at 6 p.m., dinner begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are only $95.

Contact Anna Brown at or by phone at 205.451.1400 to join the party.