ST. LOUIS — The American Subcontractors Association (ASA) Midwest Council has partnered with several St. Louis-area general contractors for the association’s second Partners in Construction event, “How to Manage the Construction Process,” scheduled for Oct. 24.

Attendees will learn from a panel of the St. Louis area’s top general contractors how to manage a project from the award phase through to completion, while promoting harmony between the general contractor and subcontractors throughout the project.

Topics to be discussed include:

• Contractual language

• Who is authorized to make change orders

• The value of pre-construction meetings

• Top general contractor pet peeves with subcontractors during the construction process

• Q & A session with an opportunity for attendees to submit written questions to the panel

Participating general contractors include:

• Alberici Constructors

• ARCO Construction

• McCarthy Building Companies

• McGrath & Associates

• Rhodey Construction


• Volk Construction

Advanced registration is required to attend the program scheduled for 8-11 a.m., Oct. 24, at the Mason Contractors Association, 1429 S. Big Bend, in Richmond Heights. The cost is $40 per ASA member, $60 per non-ASA member, and includes continental breakfast. For more information, or to register, contact ASA-Midwest Executive Director Susan Winkelmann at 314-845-0855 or

For more information about the ASA Midwest Council, visit

Publication date: 10/07/2013

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