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Biden’s Big Infrastructure Proposal: En Route to Passage or Stuck in Gridlock?

July 26, 2021 - 1:00pm
At the end of March, President Biden proposed a $2 trillion “physical infrastructure” plan. While there is a lot for the construction industry in this proposal, the funding comes with significant, and troubling, strings attached.

Five Questions Leaders Should Ask to Build – And Maintain – A Strong Safety Culture

July 21, 2021 - 9:00am
Safety shouldn’t be the sole responsibility of the leadership team. Involving team members at every level in the safety program’s development encourages them to take responsibility for their roles.

See You in Orlando

July 20, 2021 - 5:52pm
Thanks to COVID-19, the AGC community has had to wait a few extra months for the must-attend event of the year, but the 2021 Convention is now on the horizon and guaranteed to deliver the same great content, speaker series and networking events it always has!

Underground Pipe Assessments Verify System Conditions Pre- and Post-Construction

July 20, 2021 - 9:00am
Using remote-controlled crawlers with camera and video capabilities, AQUALIS’ professionals can diagnose, treat, inspect, and assess your underground infrastructure. Real-time viewing allows for same-day diagnosis without the need for excavation or daylighting prior to service. This non-destructive assessment tool can be utilized through all stages of a project, including pre- and post-construction, to evaluate pipe ...

Engaging Today for a Safer Tomorrow

July 19, 2021 - 11:59am
Since the start of the pandemic, members have engaged with AGC to overcome many different challenges.

Increasing Jobsite Efficiency and Collaboration with Mobility

July 15, 2021 - 9:00am
Before 2020, construction was the second least digitized industry in the world, second only to agriculture. The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the industry’s adoption of new technologies to maintain and improve jobsite efficiency. A key factor behind this shift? Mobility.

Construction Law: What’s Trending?

July 14, 2021 - 9:00am
Legal trends are something AGC members of all stripes keep an eye on, but the topic is beyond broad. Legislation and specific concerns — everything from environmental issues to those related to union labor — vary wildly by region and state.

Driving Dangerously

July 13, 2021 - 9:00am
AGC and HCSS released the results of their annual highway work-zone survey in May, and the key finding was that 60% of highway contractors reported motor vehicle crashes at their construction work zones during the past year.

Are We There Yet?

July 12, 2021 - 9:00am
For many, summertime brings more than warmer temperatures. It brings memories of family road trips: parents, children, pets, books, games, and bikes all piled up in the station wagon, minivan or SUV.

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