JUNE 8, 2020
TOP GBCA NEWS ● COVID-19 UPDATES ● CLC UPDATE
GBCA EVENTS ● RESOURCES ● AGC RESOURCES & NEWS INDUSTRY NEWS
TOP GBCA NEWS
GBCA Member Spotlight
McCarter & English is a law firm that delivers innovative solutions to their clients. McCarter’s construction lawyers help clients address matters ranging from mechanic’s liens defective design and construction claims to bid protests.
Increased Job Site Security Measures Requested by the City
The City of Philadelphia’s Department of Licenses requests that contractors pay specific and on-going attention to the security of active construction job sites.
COVID-19 UPDATES
Embrace Marketing and Business Development to Recover from COVID-19
June 17, 10am - 11am, ONLINE
This webinar looks at a new marketing approach, breaking free of traditional construction messages limited to safety and being on-time and on-budget, to differentiate your business as we work to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.
This webinar is free for GBCA members.

Thank you to this webinar's sponsor, Wipfli LLP.
Latest GBCA COVID-19 Updates
GBCA is working to ensure that our members and the greater commercial construction community are equipped to deal with COVID-19 response in the Philadelphia region.
PPP Flexibility Act is Passed and Signed
Philadelphia Enters Yellow Phase of Opening
Updated COVID-19 Protocols and Procedures
GBCA is working with the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters and the Building Trades Council of Philadelphia to produce protocols that follow CDC recommendations to guide construction during COVID-19 response.
Suggested Response to Possible COVID-19 Exposures Flow Chart
COVID-19 Recommended Response Protocols
COVID-19 Recommended Job Site Protocols
Stay up-to-date with news and resources about COVID-19 at GBCA's COVID-19 Updates webpage.
CONSTRUCTION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL UPDATE
Give to GBCA's 2020 Alex's Lemonade Stand Fundraising Campaign!
GBCA’s CLC is once again holding a fundraiser to help Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation move one step closer to finding a cure for all children with cancer!
GBCA EVENTS
10-Week Online Courses
June 29 - September 6, 2020
GBCA is holding several online courses on construction processes and skills that all construction professionals should know. Students should expect to spend 3-5 hours per week on course work.
Construction Blueprint Reading
Estimating and Bidding 2
Construction Materials and Processes
Construction Equipment and Methods
More Upcoming GBCA Events

We value our members, and the health and safety of our membership is of the utmost importance. In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, GBCA is evaluating next steps regarding GBCA events on an ongoing basis. We will communicate the status of events to our members as information becomes available.
RESOURCES
Trench Safety Stand Down Webinar
June 18, 1pm - 2:30pm, ONLINE
OSHA and the American Society of Safety Professionals are holding a Trench Safety Stand Down webinar to increase awareness of trench and excavation hazards and to reinforce the importance of using trench protective systems.
Toolbox Talks: OSHA's Focus Four Hazards and COVID-19
This week, we have Toolbox Talks supporting OSHA's Focus Four Campaign on caught-in/between hazards and GBCA's Toolbox Talks on working during COVID-19 response.
OSHA: Safely Performing Maintenance on Site Equipment
GBCA: COVID-19 Information Toolbox Talk
GBCA: COVID-19 Job Site Protocols Toolbox Talk
AGC RESOURCES & NEWS
COVID-19 and the Impact on Lean Construction Projects
June 17, 2pm - 3pm, ONLINE
This AGC webinar will show how Lean Construction techniques can still be used on the job-site during COVID-19. This webinar is worth 1 CM-Lean CE Credit towards AGC's CM-Lean Certificate renewal.
INDUSTRY NEWS
Butz Family Of Companies Ranks On ENR's Top 400 Contractors List
The Butz Family of Companies, which includes Shoemaker Construction Co., is once again ranked on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 400 Contractors in 2020.
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