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Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. (ABC)

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 more

Plant Management & Operations

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 more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

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. 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 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 more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

undreds of craft workers filled up the convention center, competing through written exams and hands-on demonstrations of their technical skills. It's an impressive sight to see the best of our industry's next generation of talent bring their... more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Members of East Harris County Manufacturers Association (EHCMA), Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), its educational affiliate Construction & Maintenance Education Foundation (CMEF), Community College Petrochemical Initiative (CCPI), and... more

People Going Places

Over the past few decades, there has been much debate about the best types of training programs for construction trade employees. more

Training & Human Resources

OSHA will start enforcing the final rule on occupational exposure to beryllium in general, construction and shipyard industries May 11. BCSP and ABC will collaborate to improve occupational safety and health...A new report from the Campbell Institute more

Health, Safety & Environmental

ABC recently honored 56 member companies for their safety performance and more than 100 construction projects collectively worth $2.6 billion at the 28th annual Excellence in Construction Awards. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

BIC Alliance visits at the ABC Baton Rouge Mixer. more

BIC Attends

CMEF, the educational affiliate of ABC of greater Houston received a donation of $30,000, ABC predicts stability for the construction industry economy and expanding; OSHA has published a Final Rule delaying its deadline for crane operators... more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Members of ACIT & ABC Texas Gulf Coast Chapter hosted a luncheon February 7, 2018 in Freeport, Texas. more

BIC Attends

President and CEO, David Helveston of ABC, Jhon Cuthbertson of BIC Alliance and Vice President, Andrew B. Lopez of Cajun Industries visit at the ABC Excellence in Construction Awards. more

BIC Attends

President and CEO of ABC, David Helveston, left, and Andrew B. Lopez, right, vice president of Cajun Industries present a Merit Award to Rayford Conerly, second from left, and Cody Meyers of Repcon Inc. at the ABC Excellence in Construction Awards. more

BIC Attends

President and CEO, ABC Pelican more

People Going Places

The Construction Coalition for a Drug- and Alcohol-Free Workplace (CCDAFW) consists of various construction trade associations whose common goal is to eliminate the injuries and fatalities that occur because of substance abuse-related incidents. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

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