Category Archives: Association News and Events

In memoriam: Anthony Reale, Jr / Reale Construction Company

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Anthony Reale, Jr. of Reale Construction Company. A long standing member of the AGC NYS. We extend our deepest sympathies to his family and many friends. June 11, 1928 – Nov. 18, 2018 – Anthony P. (Tony) Reale Jr., 90, passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, […]

FHWA poised to act on century-old barrier to transportation project innovation in response to ARTBA petition

On Nov. 14, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) said it would amend or repeal a century-old regulation related to the development and deployment of new products on U.S. transportation projects. The agency’s move comes in response to a March 27 filing from the Washington, D.C.-based American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), which noted the […]

American Concrete Institute announces new concrete repair specs

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI – The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of important new specifications for concrete industry professionals: ACI 563-18: Specifications for Repair of Concrete in Buildings. ACI 563-18 Specifications for Repair of Concrete in Buildings is a reference specification that the Architect/Engineer can apply to any construction repair and rehabilitation project involving structural concrete […]

ABC elects 2019 national chair, executive committee

LAS VEGAS, NV ―The Associated Builders and Contractors Board of Directors elected Tony Rader, telecom vice president for National Roofing Partners, to serve as the 2019 national chair during the association’s annual Leadership Institute in Las Vegas. Ray Zamora, president of AnchorBuilt Inc., was elected chair-elect, and Steve Klessig, vice president of architecture and engineering, Keller […]