Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 9:33 AM By Kinsey Cooper
In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy, ABC chapters and members donated time, manpower, money and other necessities to help those affected along the East Coast.
Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 9:30 AM By Kinsey Cooper
OSHA is providing safety assistance, information, and training to professionals and volunteers who are working to restore damaged areas after Hurricane Sandy.
Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 9:25 AM By Kinsey Cooper
ABC members and chapters that want to send their best craft trainees to compete in the 2013 National Craft Championships competition should have their competitors submit a form before Dec. 7.
Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 9:18 AM By Kinsey Cooper
ABC members that attend the 2013 BizCon in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., will hear from panelists who will address issues such as which sectors and geographic regions are likely to expand and upcoming industry trends, including public-private partnerships.
Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 8:54 AM By Kinsey Cooper
ABC’s business partner FirstLab is offering a free webinar Nov. 27 for employers with workers who have Commercial Driver Licenses (CDLs) that will discuss the new National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) program.
Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 12:26 PM By Kinsey Cooper
During its Nov. 13 meeting in Austin, Texas, the ABC Board of Directors elected Greg Hoberock of hth companies, inc. in Union, Mo., to serve as the association's national chairman in 2013. Dan Brodbeck, of Compass Partners LLC in Brentwood, Tenn., is chairman-elect.
Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 12:23 PM By Kinsey Cooper
President Barack Obama will be holding a summit Nov. 16 at the White House with congressional and corporate leaders to discuss the impending year-end tax increases and spending cuts, known as the fiscal cliff. In a Nov. 14 statement, ABC expressed concern over the troubling exclusion of small businesses from the summit.
Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 12:22 PM By Kinsey Cooper
ABC Nov. 13 congratulated its member companies that received top honors in the Construction Users Roundtable’s Construction Industry Safety Excellence Awards and the Workforce Development Awards at CURT’s national conference, Nov. 12-14 in Orlando, Fla.
Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 12:16 PM By Kinsey Cooper
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a survey requesting comments from the construction industry on the potential use of a PLA for the Design/Bid/Build construction of a 1,200-member Army Reserve Center at Fort Lewis, Wash.
Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 12:12 PM By Kinsey Cooper
ABC on Nov. 13 renewed its Statement of Support with the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense agency that promotes employer support of employees’ service.