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Union Contractor Mbrs: Glimpse the Future Through Technology

Construction Technology Workshop Union Contractor Members Only: This presentation will introduce attendees to the fast-paced work of construction technology. The architect/engineering/construction (A/E/C) industry has traditionally been a lagger when it comes to adopting new technology, but with advancements in mobile … Continue reading

Help Send Oregon State CEM Students to Reno

Greetings, Friends of OSU CEM! The Oregon State University Construction Engineering Management Program is currently seeking sponsorships for this year’s Associated Schools of Construction “Reno” Student Competition. Please let Lauren Farman-Schnoor know if you are interested in being a polo, … Continue reading

AGCA Launches Construction Podcast

AGC of America Launches Podcasts, Covers 2016 Elections in First Episode AGC of America recently launched ConstructorCast, the new monthly podcast that explores in-depth issues affecting the construction industry. For each episode, they will speak with a different authority on … Continue reading

Spotlight on Tech Guru James Spellos

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 SPOTLIGHT ON JAMES SPELLOS: AFTERNOON KEYNOTE SPEAKER Race into Friday afternoon with James Spellos, … Continue reading

Register for the AGCA Hwy Contractors Conference

2015 AGC of America Highway & Transportation Contractors Conference November 5–7, 2015 Marriott Desert Ridge Hotel, Phoenix, Arizona This 1.5 day conference brings together contractors, suppliers, owners, and key industry constituents involved in transportation construction for an informative and interactive … Continue reading

Workplace Safety Training Grants Available

Oregon OSHA is accepting applications for the development of innovative workplace safety and health training programs. Unique projects such as mobile apps, videos, or online educational games to engage workers are encouraged. The training grants will focus on programs that … Continue reading

AGCA Publications Keep You Informed

AGC of America publications offer a wealth of information As an AGC  member, you hold the key to a wide range of regular publications from AGC of America—all available at the click of a mouse—informing you on numerous topics that … Continue reading

Workplace Safety Training Grants Available

Interactive, mobile-friendly ideas encouraged Starting July 1, Oregon OSHA will accept applications for the development of innovative workplace safety and health training programs. Oregon OSHA, a division of the Department of Consumer and Business Services, encourages unique projects such as … Continue reading

OP-ED: To recruit workers, go where they go

This column originally appeared in The Daily Journal of Commerce in Buildings Bridges and Roads By: Mike Salsgiver As our industry enters into its busy season, thousands of Oregon students are graduating from high schools and colleges. At the same … Continue reading

2014 Construction Technology Report

Do you and your members need the answers to these questions… What technology solutions and devices are industry professionals relying on in each stage of the construction process? How are companies allocating IT staff and budgets to meet evolving technology … Continue reading