MARCH 9, 2020
TOP GBCA NEWS ● CLC UPDATE ● GBCA EVENTS ● RESOURCES ● AGC RESOURCES & NEWS ● INDUSTRY NEWS
TOP GBCA NEWS
GBCA Member Spotlight
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Prepare, Not Panic: Staying Healthy in Response to Coronavirus
With global concerns about the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), GBCA is reiterating advice from OSHA and the CDC on how to stay healthy and safe, both in the office and on the jobsite.
Spring Membership Dinner
Thanks to all who attended and sponsored our Spring Membership Dinner on March 5! It was a great evening of networking and hearing hearing from Carl Dranoff & Julia Dranoff Gutstadt.
GBCA Salutes Women-Owned Construction Businesses!
To celebrate Women in Construction Week 2020, GBCA highlighted our WBE-certified members.
CONSTRUCTION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL UPDATE
CLC Hard Hat Tour & March Madness Happy Hour
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. After the tour, celebrate the first day of March Madness with us at the Black Sheep Pub!
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
CPM Scheduling Workshops
March 23 - April 6, 12pm - 2:30m, GBCA HQ
This 3-part course will cover the basics of preparing a Critical Path Method (CPM) schedule and how to use this tool to create project success and profit. 
Lean Construction Series
April 28 - May 13, 8am - 12pm, GBCA
AGC's Lean Construction Education Program (LCEP) provides construction professionals at all experience levels the building blocks necessary to transform their projects and companies into a Lean Operating System. 
More Upcoming GBCA Events!
RESOURCES
OSHA Focus Four Toolbox Talk: Electrical Safety
GBCA is participating in OSHA's Focus Four Hazards campaign, providing resources to improve recognition, evaluation, and control of these hazards. In March we're providing resources about electrical hazards.
GBCA Member Discount for Drug Testing Program Training
March 11 & 12, Med-Tex Services
Get essential knowledge for compliant and effective drug testing programs. GBCA members receive a 10% discount on this training.
Job Opportunity: Estimator/Project Manager
MEGA Construction Company is looking for an Estimator/Project Manager for its office in Far Northeast Philadelphia.
AGC RESOURCES & NEWS
AGC Member Benefit: Discounts
GBCA members are automatically AGC members and eligible for AGC member discounts!
INDUSTRY NEWS
CSI Philadelphia’s Grill Series: Submittals
March 16, 5:30pm - 8:30pm, Stantec
Join CSI Philadelphia for its next Grill Series event! This event will bring together industry experts, including Amy Novak of Torcon, Inc., to answer your questions about submittals.
Women in Construction Week 2020 Recap
Last week was WIC Week, and many of our members held events and honored women in our industry. Check out what some of our members did!
LF Driscoll: Spotlights, Photos, and Tour
Skanska: WIC Leaders Event
Binsky and Snyder: Spotlights
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