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Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. (ABC)

Everything is bigger in Texas -- even the awards we bring home! I recently attended the ABC National Convention, an event that draws thousands of merit-shop contactors from across the country. Read more

Training & Human Resources

BIC Alliance attended PetrochemWorks 2019 Golf Tournament kick-off event on June 24th at Top Golf Webster. Read more

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BIC Alliance co-host's the Economic Alliance Industrial Procurement Forum on June 18th in Pasadena, TX. Read more

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Sector employment rises, unemployment hits new low, FMI releases construction outlook, Construction input prices continue to increase in 2019 Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Associated Builders and Contractors of Greater Houston along with its educational affiliate, Construction & Maintenance Education Foundation (CMEF), recognized the 2019 graduating class of construction professionals on May 16. Read more

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For the next 10 jobs created in the U.S., one job will require a post-graduate degree, two will require a four-year degree, and a whopping seven will require industry credentials earned through short-term education programs. Read more

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BIC Magazine attended the ABC Greater Houston Chapter's 50th anniversary celebration in Houston, Texas. Read more

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Associated Builders and Contractors contractor members from across the United States invested $1.6 billion to educating their employees in 2018, up from $1.1 billion in 2013, according to a 2019 ABC Workforce Development Survey. Read more

Supplier News

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

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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

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