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The Construction Industry Evening of Excellence
Thursday, February 23, 2017
5 - 9 p.m.
Heinz Field East Club
$35 per person

Join us this Thursday for an evening of networking and the MBA Building Excellence Awards.

Registration includes two beverage tickets, door prize ticket, and a strolling buffet.

5 p.m. - Doors Open / Networking
6 p.m. - Tribute to Labor & The MBA 2016 Building Excellence Awards Program
7 p.m. - Resume Networking
7:30 p.m. - Raffles


Building Excellence Awards Survey
Who do you think will take home the crystal awards this year? Take the Awards Survey

Due to the Stadium Series hockey game, Art Rooney Avenue will be closed. Guests will enter the Gold Lot 1, along West General Robinson Street. Please see the map below.

Evening Hands-on Courses
Hosted by  The Keystone + Mountain + Lakes Carpenters’ Training Center

Drywall Bulkheads/Soffits – February 28, 2017
Acoustical Ceilings – March 14, 2017
Casework (Cabinet Install) – March 28, 2017
Trim (Baseboard/Casing) – April 11, 2017
Door Hardware – April 25, 2017

Course Details
  • Free
  • Light Dinner 5:45 - 6 p.m.; Class 6 - 9 p.m. at the Carpenters' Training Center
  • 3 AIA CEUs
  • Interns can earn experience toward IDP by participating
  • Proper Attire Required: Closed toed / hard soled shoes and long pants
  • Please register for each class by 12 noon the Monday before each desired class. You can register on the MBA website or contact the Carpenters' Training Center at 412-262-1830 or

Welcome New Members
Please join us in welcoming the newest members of the MBA!

General Contractor

Specialty Contractors

Affiliate Members


MBA Kids Construction Art Contest
The MBA's annual construction art contest is underway. Click here for more information. To get your child's school involved, please contact Angela Barbaro at the MBA at 412-922-3912 or

Menard Group USA Promotes Three to Vice-President Positions

Roofers Local #37 Joint Apprenticeship Journeymen Training Program Accepting Applications

MBA & CAP Award Scholarships to Pitt Engineering Students
Press Release

MICA Recognizes Area Construction Trade Apprentices 
Press Release

2017 MBA Members Reception
Click here to view photos

MBA 2017-2019 Source Books
If you have not yet received your source book, please stop by the MBA office. They will also be available at the Construction Industry Evening of Excellence on Thursday.

*Tarax Service Systems, Inc.'s company narrative was incorrect in the Source Book. It should read: Tarax Services is a D.B.E. Certified woman owned business. Also, family owned , fully operated janitorial systems, as well as, post construction clean. Bonded and insured. 



Virtual Training for using PHPP in Building Design and Certification
March 6, 2017

Bridges 2 Business - SMPS Heartland Regional Conference
April 5-7, 2017
Click here for details and registration

SMPS Upcoming Programs – Save These Dates:
March 15, 2017 – Exploring Shell Opportunities
May 17, 2017– Building Transportation Systems


MBA Career Center
The MBA maintains a resume clearinghouse to connect individuals with our member companies. Are you an Estimator, Project Manager, Superintendent, Project Engineer, Administrative Assistant, etc.? Submit your resume to with a clearly stated job objective and we will pass it along the next time that one of our members is looking for a qualified candidate. MBA Career Center

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