July 8, 2019
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TOP GBCA NEWS
GBCA Member Spotlight
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GBCA Has a New Website!
GBCA has a new website! Come see the new look, which makes it easier to find GBCA's resources, latest news, events, media and video library, and more! Over the next few weeks, we will share tips on accessing different resources on the new website, as well as members-only sections and services.
GBCA Article in the PBJ: Construction’s Future Depends on Building the Next Generation of Leaders
GBCA has partnered with the Philadelphia Business Journal to create online native editorial content. Read this new article about the importance of building up the next generation of construction leaders.
GBCA EVENTS
Women in Leadership in AEC: an AIA/COAA/GBCA Event
July 9, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Hear women from LF Driscoll, Voith & Mactavish Architects, Keast & Hood, and the University of Pennsylvania talk about being in leadership roles in ACE industries, the changes they’ve seen, and the changes they’re making.
CLC/PEA Networking Event
July 11, 5pm-7pm
Collaboration starts with making connections. Come join GBCA’s Construction Leadership Council and AIA Philadelphia’s Philadelphia Emerging Architects for a happy hour on July 11 at Carpenters' Hall. 
CLC Hard Hat Tour: The W/Element Hotel
August 8, 3pm-7pm
Join GBCA’s Construction Leadership Council for a hard hat tour of Tutor Perini Building Corp's W/Element Hotel, followed by a networking happy hour at SPIN Philadelphia. 
2019 AGC Leadership Development Conference
September 11-13, DoubleTree Center City
EARLY BIRD RATE FOR GBCA MEMBERS ENDS JULY 11!
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.
The conference will also spotlight several GBCA member firms:
  • Armor Masonry Restoration
  • Belcher Roofing Corporation
  • Bittenbender Construction
  • Drexel University Construction Management Program
  • EDA Contractors, Inc.
  • Frank V. Radomski & Sons, Inc.
  • Gilbane Building Company
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • LF Driscoll
  • P. Agnes, Inc.
  • Revolution Recovery
  • Shoemaker Construction Co.
  • Siemens Industry Inc.
  • Skanska USA Building
  • TN Ward Company
  • Torcon, Inc.
There are also sponsorship opportunities for this conference! Contact Lauren Hanan at  lhanan@gbca.com for more information.
More Upcoming GBCA Events!
RESOURCES
Update on PA House Bill Preventing Worker Misclassification
Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC’s most recent PA Construction Legislative Update provides an update on House Bill 716, which proposes creating a task force to assist with preventing worker misclassification.
GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk
This week's GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides tips about Working in Extreme Heat.
AGC RESOURCES & NEWS
AGC Accepting Scholarship Applications
AGC Education and Research Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from Undergraduate and Graduated students in construction-related fields.
AGC of America Member Benefit of the Week
GBCA Members are also AGC members! AGC Members receive a 10% on the only HR software created specifically for the construction industry.
INDUSTRY NEWS
2019 MyWIC Camp
Congratulations to the 25 young women who attended 2019's MyWIC Camp. Thanks to the sponsors, the building trades apprenticeship schools, volunteers, and LF Driscoll's Penn FIRST project, for supporting this year's camp!
George Young Mammoet Moves White Water Sculpture
George Young Mammoet moved the sculpture, White Water, from the Faith and Liberty Discovery Center project site, being built by LF Driscoll, to Woodmere Art Museum.
United Rentals Trench Safety Stand Down
United Rentals held Trench Safety Stand Down on June 21. The event was sponsored by OSHA, Med-Tex Services, The Safety Group LTD, and more.
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