MARCH 2, 2020
TOP GBCA NEWS ● CLC UPDATE ● GBCA EVENTS ● RESOURCES ● AGC RESOURCES & NEWS ● INDUSTRY NEWS
TOP GBCA NEWS
GBCA Member Spotlight
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GBCA Announces New Safety Consultant
Please join us in welcoming Joe Healy, CSHM, GBCA’s new Safety Consultant! Joe will be providing safety services and resources to our members.
Eggs with OSHA - Excavation and Trenching Safety
On February 25, over 55 safety professionals gathered for GBCA’s first Eggs with OSHA of 2020, which looked at updates and tips for excavation and trenching safety.
CONSTRUCTION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL UPDATE
CLC Leadership Series: LinkedIn Basics
On February 27, the Construction Leadership Council held 2020's first Leadership Series workshop, which looked at making the most of LinkedIn for networking and advancing your career.
CLC Hard Hat Tour: Hyatt Centric
Thursday, March 19, 3pm-5:30pm, Meet at 16th and Chancellor Streets
Join us for the first CLC Hard Hat Tour of 2020: Clemens Construction Company's Hyatt Centric hotel project, a 13-story hotel.
At-Large CLC Committee Meeting: Get Involved with the CLC in 2020!
Friday, March 13, 12pm-1pm, GBCA HQ
Join us for the first At-Large CLC Committee Meeting! Come see what the CLC is all about, sign up to help, and network with new colleagues.
GBCA EVENTS
Safety Awareness Training - Excavations
March 25, 7:30am - 10:00am, Med-Tex Services, Inc.
This training is for contractors whose employees perform work in excavations, and for contractors who oversee excavation and associated protective systems work.
Estimating & Bidding 1: 10-Week Online Course
April 6 - June 14, Online
This Estimating and Bidding 1 Online course features hands-on estimating and quantity take off activities associated with General Conditions, Site Work, Concrete and Form Work, and Masonry Estimating. 
SOLD OUT! Spring Membership Dinner
March 5, 5pm - 9pm, Crystal Tea Room
This Thursday is GBCA's members-only Spring Membership Dinner! We look forward to hearing Carl Dranoff & Julia Dranoff Gutstadt discuss their vision for Philadelphia and the intricacies of working in a family business.
This event is SOLD OUT! To get onto the waiting list, contact Anne Liberto at 215-568-7015 or at aliberto@gbca.com.
More Upcoming GBCA Events!
RESOURCES
OSHA Standards Updates
OSHA issued technical corrections and amendments to 27 standards and regulations, including Appendix E of 29 CFR subpart L Scaffolds.
GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk - Working with Electricity: Power Cords and Plugs
This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides reminders for working with electricity, especially with power cords and plugs.
AGC RESOURCES & NEWS
AGC Member Benefit: ClickSafety Discount
GBCA members are automatically AGC members, and eligible for 10% off all ClickSafety online safety courses!
INDUSTRY NEWS
P. Agnes Celebrates Topping Off
On February 20, P. Agnes, Inc. celebrated the topping off of the Jefferson Health New Jersey – Silvestri Patient Tower project in Washington Township, New Jersey. 
WIC Week 2020: Recognizing Philly's Women in Construction!
This week, we're recognizing women in the construction industry. LF Driscoll will be holding events at its Penn Medicine Pavilion project. Learn more and get ideas for honoring women in Philadelphia's construction industry!
Paula Bowe is PHCPPros's Featured Woman
Paula Bowe, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Josam Company, was recognized as PHCPPros’s Featured Woman and featured in the February 2020 edition of Plumbing Engineer magazine.
Emily Bittenbender is Building Opportunities for Women
Emily Bittenbender, Managing Partner of Bittenbender Construction, LP, was profiled in the Winter 2020 issue of inBUSINESS, the Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce’s magazine.
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