Category Archives: Association News and Events

  • Associated Builders and Contractors Announces Finalists in Competitions for Top Craft Professional and Instructor

    WASHINGTON, March 2– Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today announced the finalists for its 2018 Craft Professional of the Year and Craft Instructor of the Year awards. Winners of both awards will be announced at the Careers in Construction Awards ceremony March 22 during ABC Convention 2018 in Long Beach, Calif.

    New offerings from ACI

    The American Concrete Institute (ACI) launched an all-access subscription to ACI University webinars and on-demand courses. Unveiled during World of Concrete in Las Vegas, NV, the new 12-month subscription option includes all ACI monthly webinars and ACI’s 175+ on-demand courses. Topics include: Admixtures; Codes; Cracking; Design; Durability; and much more.

    American Concrete Institute launches Middle East website

    The American Concrete Institute has launched – a website designed specifically for concrete professionals in the Middle East region. The website features Middle East regional events, news, training opportunities, and chapters. The website also features a built-in translator.

    Statement from AGC NYS President & CEO Mike Elmendorf Regarding President Trump’s Infrastructure Plan

    “The President’s Infrastructure plan begins a much needed and long overdue national conversation about meeting our significant and growing infrastructure needs. We are encouraged by the inclusion of provisions such as streamlining byzantine federal permitting processes that are closely in line with long-term AGC priorities.