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Author: Karla Holland

AGC Awards Over $192,000 in Workforce Grants

The Associated General Contractors Oregon-Columbia Chapter recognizes the critical need to increase and maintain a pipeline of skilled tradespeople and professionals to ensure well trained construction workforce for the future.

2015 AGCA Awards Competitions Now Open

Members and chapters encouraged to apply; deadline is 10/31. AGC of America is proud to announce the launch of the 2015 AGC/Alliant Build America competition. Also now open is the

Reducing Speed in Work Zones

Research and advances in technology will lead to improved safety Speed is a top concern for those involved with a road construction. In fact, speed (driving too fast for conditions)

Applied Math Works!

Benson Polytechnic High School students in Tech Geometry designed and built a cabin-like structure for Portland’s Dignity Village. It was delivered on June 10 with a brief ceremony. The ninth

AGCA Joins Hiring Our Heroes Program

National Construction Association Joins Hiring Our Heroes Program as Part of Effort to Add 100,000 Veterans to Workforce This Year New Partnership will Give Members of the Associated General Contractors

GOSH Conference Accepting Safety Nominations

Honor workplace safety and health excellence Nominations are being accepted for the 2015 Oregon GOSH Awards, which will honor organizations and individuals who make extraordinary contributions to workplace safety and

Help With Hiring Veterans

The National Guard Helps You Hire Guard Members and Other Veterans State National Guard commands and nonprofit organizations they work with can help you more successfully identify, interview, and hire

Workplace Deaths Continue to Decline

Oregon Announces 2013 Workplace Deaths Majority of deaths in construction Twenty-nine people covered by the Oregon workers’ compensation system died on the job during 2013, the Department of Consumer and

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