Construction technology provider and national trade organization launch grant program to help address industry need for better-fitting personal protective equipment (PPE) for women working at heights
According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), falls are the leading cause... Read More
Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) and ITT-Technical Institute (Tempe) are AGC’s newest student chapters. Sponsored by AGC of Tennessee (Middle Tennessee Branch), MTSU completed its application and was awarded a charter in August of 2008. In addition, ITT-Technical Institute (Tempe) was... Read More
Thousands of college students headed back to campus last month and as upper classman and freshmen settle into their collegiate roles, we are reminded of all the dreams young people have for their future. Even in a slow economy, the outlook for construction management graduates is strong. According... Read More
AGC awarded the student chapter at Boise State University with first prize in the 2008 Outstanding AGC Student Chapter Contest. The Outstanding AGC Student Chapter Contest recognizes the top three student chapters for their remarkable work in the community. Boise State was rewarded for assisting... Read More
AGC is proud to endorse North Carolina State University’s Master of Construction Management (MCM) Degree. We applaud their dedication and commitment to higher education in the construction industry.
This Master of Construction Management (MCM) Degree demonstrates NC State’s commitment to the... Read More
At this point, we expect three presentations:
An update on the National Center for Construction Education & Research’s recent and upcoming activities.
A presentation on the Construction Career Investigation notebook, video and other resources assembled by the Alliance of Construction... Read More
During his 90-minute session, Mr. Tulgan will discuss the key techniques of flexibility and accountability, which must go hand-in-hand in order for a company to be successful.
During this session attendees will:
Discover solutions to key Generation X and Y staffing concerns, as well as best... Read More
We invite you to join fellow AGC contractors and chapter staff in St. Louis October 14-16, 2008 as they discuss the hottest topics in education, training and workforce development for the construction industry.
The conference will feature over 20 sessions on subjects ranging from the latest... Read More
According to the CE News 10th Annual Salary Survey, paid training for CEUs/PDHs ranks third among desired benefits by employees of both public and private engineering companies; this also ranked third in the 2007 survey.
AGC of America provides an array of programs offering continuing education... Read More
The culture and mentality of those now entering the workforce is pushing companies to rethink integration and retention strategies. Often referred to as the “millennial” generation, recent college graduates and others under 30 differ significantly from Baby Boomers and Gen-Xers in their approach to... Read More
Thursday, September 18, 2008; 2:00 - 3:30 PM (ET) - Why ConsensusDOCS is Your Best Choice for Bonds and Insurance. Go to www.agc.org/Bonds for more information and to register.
Thursday, October 2, 2008; 2:00 - 3:30 PM (ET) - Overview of Design-Build and Construction Manager At-Risk ConsensusDOCS... Read More
The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) is the leading association for the construction industry. AGC represents more than 26,000 firms, including over 6,500 of America’s leading general contractors, and over 9,000 specialty-contracting firms. More than 10,500 service providers and suppliers are also associated with AGC, all through a nationwide network of chapters.