June 24, 2019
GBCA Member Spotlight
Unique Scaffolding Systems is a scaffold erecting and dismantling contractor that specializes in all aspects of scaffolding, including masonry and systems scaffold, heavy duty sidewalk bridges, stair towers and shoring. 
Holiday Schedule: July 4
Our collective bargaining agreements provide for the following with respect to the observance of the 4th of July, Thursday, July 4, 2019. 
Carpenters,Cement Masons, Drywall Finishers, Laborers, Plasterers, & Rodsetters
Not a paid holiday. If worked, Double-Time.

Operating Engineers
Paid Holiday. Employees employed on a weekly basis shall be paid for a holiday falling during the scheduled work week, provided such employees worked the scheduled work day previous to the holiday and the scheduled work day following the holiday. If worked, they are paid Double Time, which includes holiday pay.
GBCA Members on 6ABC Weekend Update
June 29, 9:55am
Set your DVRs! On Saturday, June 29 at 9:55am, 6ABC's Weekend Update will be about Women in Construction, and will feature women from Bittenbender Construction, Clemens Construction Company, Frank V. Radomski & Sons, and Kyestone + Mountain + Lakes Regional Council of Carpenters.
GBCA Surpasses Alex's Lemonade Fundraising Goal
GBCA's CLC has surpassed its 2019 fundraising goal for Alex's Lemonade Stand, which raises funds for childhood cancer research and resources! To date, we've raised over $3750 from our June 14 stand, Golf Outing activities, and online donations. Thanks to everyone who has donated so far. We are still collecting donations online until June 30: Donate today!
GBCA Golf Outing
Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 GBCA Golf Outing at the Philadelphia Cricket Club! Thanks to everyone who contributed to the CLC's Alex's Lemonade Stand fundraising, and to our event sponsors.
2019 AGC Leadership Development Conference
September 11-13, DoubleTree Center City
The CLC Leadership Development Conference brings together emerging construction leaders from across the country. The conference will include professional development seminars, networking receptions at Carpenters' Hall and Lucky Strike, and a tour of LF Driscoll's PennFIRST project.
GBCA Safety Awards Reception
June 26, 5pm - 7pm, Yards Brewing Company
Come to GBCA's 2nd Annual Safety Awards Reception, and honor the recipients of GBCA's Project Safety Awards!
More Upcoming GBCA Events!
OSHA Increases Number of Compliance Officers in Philadelphia
OSHA's Philadelphia Office has hired three new Compliance Officers. GBCA can help members perform mock audits and make sure that safety policies are up to date.
How Technology Has Transformed the PM's Role
June 27, 2pm
Take this webinar from Construction Business Owner and learn how technology has revolutionized the role of a project manager.
GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk
This week, we conclude OSHA's Focus Four Campaign with a Toolbox Talks about Demolition Safety.
Implied Contractual Risk
Webinar: June 25, 2pm
This webinar will identify the most common implied contractual duties, and set out the contractual obligations that they create.
AGC of America Member Benefit of the Week
GBCA Members are also AGC members! AGC Members save 10% on all ClickSafety courses.
GBCA Members Included in ENR Top 400 Contractors List
Congratulations to the GBCA members that were included in the ENR list of the Top 400 Contractors! The list is based on company revenues for 2018.
CHAD Annual Gala Champagne Breakfast 2019
Charter High School for Architecture + Design's 2019 Gala Champagne Breakfast is on Thursday, June 27.
Citybizlist Interviews MRG’s Ron Ebert
Ron Ebert recently discussed with Citybizlist how MRG's Blueprint program tailors insurance for Philadelphia's construction industry.
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