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CLC Leadership Development Conference 2019
CLC Leadership Development Conference Highlight:Go Beyond Networking: Become a Connector, Not a Collector
September 1113, 2019 | Philadelphia, PA
 
Registration is open for the 2019 CLC Leadership Development Conference (LDC) held September 11-13 in Philadelphia, PA!  LDC brings together emerging construction leaders from across the country in various construction sectors to network, learn and share. Read More
2019 AGC of America Workforce Survey
AGC Needs your Help to Measure the Scope of Construction Labor Shortages by Taking a Quick Survey
The survey will close by the middle of August
 
As demand for construction in most parts of the country continues to expand and the number of unemployed construction workers hits record low levels, AGC of America and Autodesk are working to better quantify where these shortages are taking place, how severe they are, and what steps firms are taking to both cope with tight labor markets and improve the supply of new, qualified workers. That is why we are asking members to take a few minutes to complete the workforce survey that we have prepared.  Read More
AGC Innovation Awards
2019 Innovation Awards Application Now Available
Apply by October 31, 2019
 

In 2018, AGC of America celebrated 100 years of serving the construction industry. While we celebrated and recognized the past it is important that we continue to look to the future to address ongoing issues affecting the industry. In this spirit, AGC decided to make the Innovation Awards an annual award to incentivize and encourage free thinkers to provide pioneering solutions to industry challenges. Examples of issues needing innovative solutions include, but are not limited to: Read More

Lean Construction
Lean Construction Resistance Survey
 

The value of lean has been proven time and time again so why do our teams continue to struggle and face resistance implementing Lean practices on their projects?

To become more effective in our ability to implement Lean solutions in the construction industry, the AGC Lean Forum Steering Committee has created a survey which will better help us understand some of the most common reasons for resistance to Lean practices on our projects. Read More

Business Development
Pearl-Grace Pantaleone
Cornerstone General Contractors
New Business Development Best Practice: Water the Bamboo: Positioning Relationships for Growth
 

Business Development is all about nurturing relationships, connecting people, and being strategic while being genuine. And mastering this takes time and patience.  In the latest AGC Business Development Best Practice, Pearl-Grace Pantaleone, Cornerstone General Contractors, discusses how you can position relationships for growth.

The AGC Business Development Best Practices are an ongoing effort of the AGC Business Development Forum Steering Committee to bring more BD resources and best practices to the AGC membership. Read More

CLC Chapter Highlights
AGC of South Dakota
Rapid City Chapter Up and Running!
 

One of AGC of South Dakota’s strategic goals for 2019 was to revive our Young Constructors (YC) group. AGC of SD’s Highway-Heavy-Utility and Building Chapters decided to team up and formally create the YC -  Rapid City Chapter. This group met in late spring to develop the strategies & structure of how the group will run. During this initial meeting, the Board of Directors was established and includes; President, Evan Walterman, Project Manager at RCS Construction, Vice-President Kasey Kurtz Co-President of Dean Kurtz Construction, Treasurer Chris Romanjenko, Project Engineer at Simon, and Secretary, Jake Rieffenberger, Pre-Construction Manager, at Scull Construction. This leadership group began forming an official structure to help pave the way for the organization.  Read More

AGC of America Awards & Recognition
2020 Award Competitions Now Open
Apply by Wednesday, October 23, 2019
 

AGC of America is proud to announce the launch of the 2020 AGC Awards competitions! The Construction Risk Partners Build America Awards (including the Marvin M. Black Partnering Excellence category) and AGC in the Community competitions recognize the nation’s most impressive construction projects ranging across the building, highway and transportation, utility infrastructure, and federal and heavy divisions; those contractors excelling in their partnering and collaborative endeavors; and the charitable contractors and chapters giving back to their communities.  Read More

ConsensusDocs
New Master Subcontract & Project Work Order Contract Documents Released
 


The ConsensusDocs Coalition has just published the ConsensusDocs 755 Standard Master Subcontractor Agreement Between Constructor and Subcontractor and the ConsensusDocs 756 Standard Project Work Order Between Constructor and Subcontractors. These documents provide a more efficient method for Constructors/General Contractors/CMs to negotiate the legal terms and conditions with their Subcontractors once across multiple projects and allow field employees negotiate the work scope and price on additional small or large subcontract contracts without needing legal review to renegotiate the terms and conditions. Read More

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