SEPTEMBER 20, 2021
TOP GBCA NEWS ● CLC UPDATE ● GBCA EVENTS ●
RESOURCES ● AGC RESOURCES & NEWS ● INDUSTRY NEWS
TOP GBCA NEWS
2021 Construction Technology Week
October 4 - 7, Online & Penn State at the Navy Yard
This year's GBCA Construction Technology Week brings a combination of in-person and online events and workshops.

Join us an make sure that your firm is up to speed on new applications, tools, technologies, and platforms!
This year's Construction Technology Week features three main parts. You can purchase an All-Access pass for all three, or tickets for individual parts!

Click on the registration link to become an exhibitor or a sponsor of the event! For more information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Angela Hendrix at ahendrix@gbca.com.
2021 Fall Membership Dinner
The GBCA Membership Committee invites all members to the Fall Membership Dinner, where we will recognize and celebrate our 75+ year and 50+ year GBCA member companies!
Thank You Fall Membership Dinner Sponsors
Thank you to our Fall Membership Dinner Sponsors! To learn more about sponsorship opportunities for this event, click on the registration link, or contact Kristin DeFrancisco at kdefrancisco@gbca.com.
Job Opportunities at GBCA
GBCA is looking for talented individual to join our team! We're looking for people who will be dedicated to learning about and making an impact on the Philadelphia region's union commercial construction industry!
Membership Development and Services Manager
Industry Relations Associate
GBCA Continues Sharing the Importance of Mental Health Awareness on 6abc
GBCA is reminding the Philadelphia region - on 6abc.com - of the need to pay attention to our workforce and address mental health and substance abuse issues.
GBCA Staff Night at the Phillies
We are a team in and out of the office! GBCA's staff, families, friends, and special guests recently shared a night out at the Phillies.
CONSTRUCTION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL UPDATE
CLC Raises Funds and Support for Philadelphia’s Communities
GBCA’s Construction Leadership Council has not let continued COVID-19 restrictions stop them from raising funds to support Philadelphia’s communities! This year, we've raised $3000 for Alex's Lemonade Stand and $2000 for Northern Children's Services!
GBCA EVENTS
Eggs with OSHA
September 22, Double Tree PHL
Join GBCA and the Local Area OSHA office team as they provide us with a regulatory agenda update for Spring 2022, followed by an interactive discussion on OSHA's cooperative programs with several local contractors.
Thank You to Our Eggs with OSHA Sponsor
Bluebeam Educational Series: Document Management
September 30, ONLINE
Join us for part 2 of the 3-Part Bluebeam Educational Series with Peter Rowland, Bluebeam Certified Instructor. This session will focus on Document Management, and is worth up to 2.0 CE Credits towards AGC's CM-BIM renewal.
More Upcoming GBCA Events
RESOURCES
Philadelphia Architect and Constructor Strategies: Managing the Hybrid Office
In the latest issue of Construction Today, the AIA/GBCA Joint Committee explores some of the issues around creating office culture and onboarding new employees in the hybrid office environment.
At the next AIA/GBCA Joint Committee meeting on Tuesday, September 28 at 12pm, the committee will next discuss the state of Design-Build in the region. Contact Byron Lee to learn more about the meeting!
GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk
This week's GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses suspension trauma. Even with the correct fall protection PPE, injury can still occur after a fall if action is not taken quickly enough.
GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Suspension Trauma
Job Opportunities: Construction Professionals with BFW Group LLC
BFW Group LLC is looking for talented individuals to join its team as a Construction Project Scheduler, a Construction Project Manager / Cost Estimator, and a Construction Safety Manager.
AGC RESOURCES & NEWS
AGC ConstructorCast: Construction Site Security and Theft Prevention
Listen to the latest episode of AGC’s ConstructorCast! This episode looks at construction site security and provides tips and best practices on filing a theft report and insurance claim.
INDUSTRY NEWS
Amtrak Reaches Financial Deal for Landmark Philadelphia Station Renovation
Amtrak recently announced that it reached a financial deal to fund its renovation of 30th Street Station. GBCA members Gilbane Building Company and Pride Enterprises, Inc. will be part of the building team.
Scaffolding Four Falls Office Building
Scaffolds are far from simple, when streams, hillsides, and greenery are involved. Learn how Superior Scaffold Services managed to set up scaffolds for the Four Falls project that involved as much creative engineering as Falling Water.
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