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May 23, 2022
  Annual Survey by HCSS and Associated General Contractors of America Finds Drivers and Passengers are at Greater Risk of Injury and Death in Work Zone Crashes, As Officials Urge Drivers to Be Careful this Summer Sixty-four percent of highway contractors report that motor vehicles had… Read More

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  The University of Massachusetts Amherst, as well as Kansas State University and Boise State University were named the nation’s most outstanding student construction chapters of 2021, the Associated General Contractors of America announced today. The student chapters were each honored for… Read More
April 27, 2022
Calling all safety and environmental professionals to join us at this year’s conference The 2022 Construction Safety, Health & Environmental Conference is just a few months away on July 26-28 in Washington, D.C., and we're excited to give you a first look at what's in store.  Topic areas… Read More
April 26, 2022
With the federal government seeking to mandate the use of project labor agreements (PLAs) in federal construction, AGC of America needs members’ help in providing information about the impact of PLA mandates on their business. The association is presently asking members to complete the survey here… Read More
April 25, 2022
Rachel Wilber is currently a senior estimator for Walbridge with more than a decade of construction experience. Her construction experience and estimating expertise has supported constructing some of the largest manufacturing facilities across the U.S. including several Fortune 500 customers in the… Read More
April 22, 2022
  El Paso’s Veliz Construction was named as the 2022 Diverse Business of the Year award winner by the Associated General Contractors of America, association officials announced today.  The association also awarded Diversity and Inclusion Excellence Awards, which are sponsored by WTW, to… Read More
April 22, 2022
The $1.2 trillion bipartisan Infrastructure and Jobs Act (IIJA) included the “Build America, Buy America Act” which applies a domestic preference to all taxpayer-funded infrastructure projects. The Office of Management and Budget released new guidance on these rules on April 18th, 2022. The new… Read More
April 21, 2022
  Construction employment increased in three-fourths of U.S. metro areas between March 2021 and March 2022, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of new government employment data. Association officials noted that labor shortages likely kept many firms from… Read More
April 21, 2022
In this episode, we cover the steps the Biden Administration has taken related to construction and the environment.  AGC’s Director of Environmental Services Melinda Tomaino walks you through the environmental highlights and headlines on WOTUS (waters of the United States), species-related… Read More
April 21, 2022
Video Includes Details of association’s new climate change toolkit  A new video from AGC provides an in-depth look at AGC’s efforts to ensure the industry plays a lead role in shaping climate change policies that impact construction and help build a greener future. The video explores how… Read More
April 21, 2022
  The Associated General Contractors of America and Procore Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: PCOR), a leading global provider of construction management software, announced today they have met their initial fundraising goal of $500,000 for a new scholarship to support minority students studying… Read More
April 20, 2022