Despite signs the overall economy may be slowing, most construction firms expect demand for their services and hiring will expand in 2020, yet even more firms are worried about their ability to find qualified workers to hire, according to survey results released today by the Associated General... Read More
The Marvin M. Black Excellence in Partnering Awards recognize successful partnerships and collaborations that work to improve construction projects. Winners of this award stand out for the ability to achieve a common goal, honor all stakeholders, resolve conflict and improve communication on the... Read More
AGC's Aon Build America awards honor AGC members who build the nation's most impressive construction projects ranging across the building, highway and transportation, municipal and utilities, and federal and heavy divisions. AGC's Aon Build America Awards recognize general and specialty... Read More
AGC is actively promoting the Liquid Assets documentary to PBS stations and working with its nationwide network of Chapters to ensure that it airs across the country after it becomes available in October. Beginning next week, Chapters will receive a Liquid Assets promotion kit in the mail,... Read More
This Webinar will provide an overview of the ConsensusDOCS insurance provisions, including additional insured coverage as well as “hold harmless” or indemnification provisions, in addition to a review of ConsensusDOCS bond forms. Join us Thursday, September 18 at 2 PM EDT. Learn more at www.agc.... Read More
Design-Build and Construction Management At-Risk are alternative project delivery methods which require different contractual relationships and agreements. Learn from two expert construction attorneys on key contractual terms and conditions on Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 2 PM EDT. Learn more at... Read More
We invite you to join fellow AGC contractors and chapter staff in St. Louis on 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
Futures prices for commodities have continued their rapid retreat from July’s highs, but many products used in construction are still rising in price.
On September 3, crude oil futures dropped to a five-month low. Copper, aluminum, nickel and natural gas all traded at or near the lowest levels... Read More
AGC of America, Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) and the Airport Consultants Council (ACC) recently held the Airport Project Delivery Systems Summit III on August 13-14, 2008 in San Diego, Calif.
For the third year in a row, this event was a great success. The 100 attendees... Read More
The 2008 CLC Working Weekend will take place October 31-November 1 in Boston, Mass. The agenda includes professional development programs, tours, networking events and the exchange of ideas on issues facing construction professionals. Several sessions will offer both ANSI/IACET CEUs and AIA CLEs... Read More
AGC is again partnering with the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) to offer the 12th annual Construction Financial Management Conference on October 23-24, 2008, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Early registration is $710 by September 5.
The two day conference is filled with... 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.