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Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. (ABC)

Well, Well, Well: The sobering impact of unplugged oil, gas wells NCCER releases new construction superintendent certification program; Construction job market surges, says ABC; Construction input price declines carry into 2019 Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Construction industry leaders remained predominantly confident about the nonresidential construction sector's prospects during the final quarter of 2018, according to the latest Construction Confidence Index (CCI) released by ABC. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Associated Builders and Contractors of Greater Houston announced today that Clemon Prevost, a senior talent development specialist for Fluor’s U.S. Gulf Coast Craft Training Center in Pasadena, Texas, was named the 2019 Craft Instructor of the Year. Read more

People Going Places

BIC Magazine's Jeremy Osterberger interviews David King of INEOS at the ABC Houston CMEF Workforce Development Breakfast. Read more

Videos

The Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. hosted a breakfast discussing workforce development. Read more

BIC Attends

Brandon Mabile, business development manager of Performance Contractors, was recently sworn in as chairman of the board of directors of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Greater Houston. Read more

People Going Places

Safety is a pillar of our chapter and national trade association. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

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Agnor Mark Rayan

The number of women in the U.S. construction industry is on the rise. Read more

Training & Human Resources

We discuss workforce development and the challenges of finding skilled labor within the industrial/petrochemical industry. Our podcast panel each addressed the problems they are experiencing and the solutions. Read more

Podcasts

We discuss workforce development and the challenges of finding skilled labor within the industrial/petrochemical industry. Our podcast panel each addressed the problems they are experiencing and the solutions that they Read more

Podcasts

OSHA issues final rule on crane operator certification, Majority of projects to go green in next three years, Construction employment rises in 44 states from 2017 Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Associated Builders and Contractors of Greater Houston (ABC), an association representing the interests of merit shop contractors and their employees, held its annual Inaugural Celebration at Greater Houston Partnership on January 10. Read more

BIC Attends

The U.S. construction industry added 23,000 net new positions in September, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

David Helveston of ABC visiting with Jhon Cuthbertson of BIC Alliance at the ABC Gumbo & Jambalaya Cook hosted at ABC’s campus. Read more

BIC Attends

The Pelican Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. has announced the construction projects that have received an Excellence in Construction award. The EIC Awards are the construction industry’s premier annual awards program. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

The U.S. construction industry added 23,000 net new jobs in August, Forty-five states and Washington, D.C., added construction jobs between August 2017 and August 2018, Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has reported its Construction Backlog Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

There is a lot of misunderstanding about the purpose of Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) from both the industry and the general public. It is easy to see the many activities that occur for the benefit of ABC members and all the training Read more

Plant Management & Operations

At ABC's training centers across the country, we are working to supply the next generation of craft professionals with the tools they need to succeed and excel in the construction industry. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

ABC has praised Congress and the Trump administration for passing a bipartisan reauthorization...According to the recently released "Global Polymer Pipes Market 2018-2022" report... Mike Holland, COO of MAREK Cos., recently testified before the U.S Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

OSHA has recently proposed a rule to increase the safety of America's construction sites; The percentage of contractors concerned about fluctuations in steel prices jumped significantly this quarter; ABC's Executive Committee met with President Trump Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

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