Monthly Archives: July 2016

A huge THANK YOU to our Summer Convention Sponsors

A huge THANK YOU to our Summer Convention Sponsors We couldn’t be heading to the races without you! Presenting Sponsor:   Convention Sponsors Event App Sponsor: SAIF Corporation Lanyard Sponsor: Perlo Construction Company Registration Bag Sponsor: Tarlow Naito & Summers LLP Registration Gift … Continue reading

Congrats AGC Golf Tournament Winners

A Huge CONGRATS to our 2016 AGC Golf Tournament Winners!   First Place Team — 56 Robert Paskins, KPD Insurance Evan Friese, KPD Insurance JC Riter, Cincinnati Insurance Brian Collision, Hughes Electrical Construction Second Place Team — 58 Bob Hannan, J … Continue reading

What Breakout Sessions will you be attending Saturday, August 13?

2016 AGC Summer Convention Sunriver Resort Ι Sunriver, Oregon August 11–13 If You’re Not First, You’re Last! CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL SCHEDULE   Presented by Saturday, August 13 is packed full with a wide range of top notch breakout … Continue reading

OP-ED: Collaboration will further air emissions progress

In the face of three major environmental issues over the past several weeks – the Union Pacific train derailment and oil spill in the Columbia River Gorge, the release of chromium and cadmium into the Southeast Portland air by area … Continue reading

AGCA ConstructorCast Episode Explores OSHA Silica Rule

Go in depth on the new OSHA silica rule’s history, its contents, AGC of America’s efforts, and what it all means for businesses on the latest episode of the ConstructorCast. For this episode, we sit down with Kevin Cannon, AGCA’s … Continue reading

Right to Report – OSHA Delays Effective Date for Enforcement

OSHA delays effective date for enforcing employees’ rights to report workplace injuries, illnesses The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is delaying enforcement of the anti-retaliation provisions in its new injury and illness tracking rule to conduct additional outreach and provide … Continue reading

What Breakout Sessions will you be attending Friday, August 12?

2016 AGC Summer Convention Sunriver Resort Ι Sunriver, Oregon August 11–13 If You’re Not First, You’re Last! CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL SCHEDULE    Presented by Friday, August 12 is packed full with wide range of top notch breakout sessions! … Continue reading

OROSHA New Portable Ladders Guide

We take portable ladders for granted because they’re so easy to use; they are often the first tool we choose when working at elevation. This approach is known as “Ladders First,” yet more workers are injured in falls from ladders … Continue reading

AGC/SAIF Members Earn $2.5 M Retro Return

AGC/SAIF Members Earn $2.5 M Retro Return The Associated General Contractors Oregon-Columbia Chapter (AGC) and SAIF Corporation announced today a $2,519,233 retrospective return for the 665 companies who participated in the AGC/SAIF group workers’ compensation program during 2014-2015. This represents … Continue reading

AGCA Scholarship Applications Now Accepted

AGC of America Education and Research Foundation Scholarship Application Now Open Application deadline is Nov. 1, 2016 Each year the AGC of America Education and Research Foundation offers undergraduate and graduate level scholarships to students enrolled in ABET or ACCE … Continue reading


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