Articles Tagged with ''Associated General Contractors of America''

Construction Spending Soars in January

Analysis Reveals Largest Year-to-Year Increase Since 2006
March 24, 2014

Total construction spending in January 2014 posted the largest year-over-year increase since 2006, with growth in both public construction and private residential and nonresidential spending.

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March 5, 2014: January Construction Spending Posts Biggest Increase Since 2006

Growth Comes Despite Harsh Winter Weather
March 5, 2014

Total construction spending in January posted the largest year-over-year increase since 2006, with growth in public construction as well as private residential and nonresidential spending, according to an analysis of new Census Bureau data by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

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AGC of Utah Donates to American Cancer Society to Build Hope Lodge

Donation and Member Support Will Help Traveling Cancer Patients
February 10, 2014

The American Cancer Society announced that it has joined forces with the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Utah, a chapter of AGC of America, to build a Hope Lodge in Utah, kicking off with a $20,000 donation from AGC and its members.

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Organizations: April 15, 2013

April 15, 2013
MCAA names Blake Wentz as 2012 Educator of the Year; AGC announces construction jobs rose for the 10th straight month; Dwyer Group introduces Women in the Trades initiative.

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April 11, 2013: AGC Reaccredited as an Authorized Provider of CEUs

April 11, 2013
The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded reaccreditation status to the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). IACET authorized providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET continuing education units (CEUs).

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Jan. 25, 2013: AGC and Computer Guidance Corp. Renew Strategic Partnership

January 25, 2013
Computer Guidance Corp., a leading developer of financial and project management software for architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) companies, has announced the renewal of its strategic partnership with the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

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Nov. 14, 2012: AGC Chief Economist Elected President of National Association for Business Economics

November 14, 2012
The National Association for Business Economics (NABE) has elected Ken Simonson, chief economist of the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), as the president of NABE for 2012-2013.

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Oct. 10, 2012: AGC to Continue Providing Fall Protection Safety Program Thanks to Federal Grant

October 10, 2012
The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) announced that it will continue to provide fall protection safety training next year thanks to a federal safety grant the association is being awarded.

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2014 MCAA Annual Convention

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Kyle Gargaro, editor-in-chief of The NEWS, hosted the 2014 ACCA CEO Forum. At the event, six well-known, highly respected company executives, Gary Michel, Ingersoll Rand/Trane; Chris Nelson, Carrier Corp.; Chris Peel, Rheem Mfg. Co.; Rod Rushing, Johnson Controls; Brent Schroeder, Emerson Climate Technologies; and Doug Young, Lennox; provided individual industry outlooks and fielded questions directly from attending contractors. Listen to the entire event on the NEWSMakers podcast. Posted on April 14.

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