NOVEMBER 2, 2020
TOP GBCA NEWS ● CEA WINNERS SPOTLIGHT ● COVID-19 UPDATES CLC UPDATE ● GBCA EVENTS ● RESOURCES
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TOP GBCA NEWS
GBCA Member Spotlight
Glass Enterprises, serving the Northeast corridor since the 1980s, is a a Certified Fabricator of Float Glass products for all major glass manufacturers, offering customers a full line of products for both exterior and interior applications.
PBJ Spotlights the 2020 Construction Excellence Awards
This month, GBCA's 2020 Construction Excellence Awards winners will be featured on the Philadelphia Business Journal's website.
2020 CONSTRUCTION EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS SPOTLIGHT
Best Cultural Institution Project
Congratulations to LF Driscoll, winner of the 2020 Construction Excellence Award for Best Cultural Institution Project for its Villanova University John and Joan Mullen Center for the Performing Arts project!
Best Demolition Project
Congratulations to LF Driscoll, winner of the 2020 Construction Excellence Award for Best Demolition Project for the Abington Hospital Woodland Parking Garage project!
THANK YOU CONSTRUCTION EXCELLENCE AWARDS SPONSORS!
COVID-19 UPDATES
COVID-19 vs. Influenza
Thursday, November 5, 1pm-2pm
Join the GBCA for this virtual event, as Patrick J. Brennan, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President for the University of Pennsylvania Health System discusses the similarities and differences between COVID-19 and influenza.
GBCA COVID-19 Toolbox Talks
Check out the latest COVID-19 Toolbox Talks from GBCA. For more COVID-19 toolbox talks, visit GBCA's Toolbox Talk Toolkit.
COVID-19: Face Coverings
COVID-19 and Flu: Similarities and Differences
Stay up-to-date with news and resources about COVID-19 at GBCA's COVID-19 Updates webpage.
CONSTRUCTION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL UPDATE
CLC Coffee Chat: Ed DeAngelis, EDA Contractors
Thank you to Ed DeAngelis, Founder of EDA Contractors, Inc., who recently spoke at a CLC Virtual Coffee Chat. He shared his thoughts about the future of the industry, including the value of mentorship.
Support Preston & Steve's Camp Out for Hunger!
November 16-20, Xfinity LIve! & Online
Help Philabundance by collecting food and funds to support Preston & Steve's Camp Out for Hunger! Food can be dropped off at Xfinity Live! or donate online!
CLC Virtual At-Large Happy Hour
Tuesday, November 10, 4pm - 5:30pm, ONLINE
Join the next CLC Virtual At-Large Happy Hour, where we'll meet about upcoming activities, discuss issues of interest, and network with other emerging construction professionals.
GBCA EVENTS
20 Common Mistakes with Lean Construction, and How to Fix Them
November 10, 12pm - 1pm
Make implementing lean construction smoother on projects by learning common mistakes from Dave MacNeel, one of the top lean construction coaches in the US. Worth 1.0 CM-Lean CE credit.
OSHA 30 Hour Training Course
November 16-19, Med-Tex Services
The OSHA Outreach Training Program for the Construction Industry provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in the construction industry. 
Regional Economic Forecast and Impact on Construction
November 12, 10am - 11:30am
Join us for a members-only online discussion about the impacts of a potential recession on construction in the PA/NJ/DE region, and what we can do to minimize negative effects.
GBCA Construction Technology Week Summit
Thanks to everyone who attended the Construction Technology Week Summit! Attendees with All Access Passes can access recordings from the week by going to the Replays tab in HeySummit.
More Upcoming GBCA Events
RESOURCES
GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Scaffold-Use Safety
This GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses general scaffold-use safety.
Competent Person for Safety at Heights Training
November 18 & 19, 8am - 5pm, Med-Tex Services, Inc.
Med-Tex Services is hosting a 2-day training for supervisors, managers, and safety professionals.
AGC RESOURCES & NEWS
AGC Lean for Trades Toolbox Talk: Weekly Work Planning
AGC’s Lean for Trades Toolbox Talks are 10-minute conversational huddles to help your team identify ways to improve processes, eliminate waste and adopt a Lean culture. This month's talk topic is Weekly Work Planning.
INDUSTRY NEWS
Aramark Global HQ Receives LEED Certification
Aramark's global headquarters office space, located at 2400 Market Street, has received LEED Silver certification, by the U.S. Green Building Council. The office fit-out was built by C. Erickson & Sons, Inc., and winner of two 2019 Construction Excellence Awards, including Excellence in Craftsmanship.
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