OCTOBER 14, 2019
TOP GBCA NEWS ● GBCA EVENTS ● CLC UPDATE ● RESOURCES ● AGC RESOURCES & NEWS ● INDUSTRY NEWS
TOP GBCA NEWS
GBCA Member Spotlight
Founded in 1981 by Gene Battaglia, Battaglia Electric, Inc. is a union electrical and low voltage contractor. Battaglia's services include electrical contracting, telecommunications, security, A.V., and DAS.
Contractor Roundtable: A Conversation with MBE/WBE Contractors
On October 9, GBCA hosted a Contractor Roundtable about doing business as MBE/WBE Certified union contractors in the Philadelphia region.
GBCA Advocacy: We Make Change
Watch Maura Hesdon, General Manager of Shoemaker Construction Co. and Sean Healy, Vice President of Healy Long & Jevin, talk about how GBCA serves its members by directly communicating with government officials and policy makers.
GBCA EVENTS
2019 Construction Technology Expo
October 29, 8am - 4pm, Penn State at the Navy Yard
Come to the 2019 Construction Technology Expo to see the latest in construction technologies impacting the construction industry!
Breakout Session Spotlight
Amy Marks, CEO of XSite Modular, will provide tips on assessing whether your company can incorporate prefabrication, and the potential roadblocks and enablers to success.
More Upcoming GBCA Events!
CONSTRUCTION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL UPDATE
Leadership Development Conference: Networking Opportunities
One of the best parts of any conference is the opportunity to network, to meet people with different ideas, and to make friends and community in the industry.
RESOURCES
Schuylkill Yards Construction Contractor and Supplier Fair
On October 23, LF Driscoll is co-hosting a Construction Contractor and Supplier Fair for Brandywine Realty Trust’s Schuylkill Yards project.
OSHA Implements New Weighting System For Workplace Inspections
OSHA is updating its weighting inspection system to place greater emphasis on addressing fall hazards.
GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Hazard Recognition
This week's GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides tips on spotting hazards before they cause incidents.
AGC RESOURCES & NEWS
Constructor: Future Focus
Read the first in what is expected to be an annual series of special Constructor issues looking at how the industry is evolving and sharing what contractors need to know to keep pace with those changes.
INDUSTRY NEWS
Meet the Developers
Join the Center City Proprietors Association to hear about development in Philadelphia from representatives of Brandywine Realty Trust, the Parkway Corporation, and more!
Project BUILD and CARP Build Up Philadelphia Workforce
Meet Anthony Hayman, a 1st year carpenters' apprentice sponsored by Component Assembly Systems, who entered the building trades through Project BUILD and the Carpenters' Apprentice Ready Program (CARP).
Lafayette College Dedicates Rockwell Integrated Sciences Center
Turner Construction Company joined the Lafayette College community to dedicate its newest building.
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