Hard Hat Chat

GBCA Membership Spotlight: August 21, 2017

08/20/2017 - Posted in Membership laurentosti Comments (0)

For 24 years, D’Andrea Brothers Concrete Co. has been family owned and operated. It is a company of four brothers. John, the oldest, is followed by Louis Jr., Stephen and Vincent. All four brothers started their careers in the concrete industry working for their Father, the late Louis D’Andrea, Sr. With over 35 years of experience, the four brothers decided in 1993 to start a company of their own. Now, D’Andrea Brothers Concrete Co., Inc. is a well-established and respected family business operating out of Bensalem, PA.

A message from OSHA: Silica in Construction

08/20/2017 - Posted in Safety and OSHA laurentosti Comments (0)

A message from OSHA:  

The implementation date for employee training on the “Silica in Construction” standard is September 23, 2017.

Please utilize the link below to direct you to our Silica Safety and Health Topics Page Silica Webpage for the latest information and resources on the silica standard. I will forward additional information as it becomed available.



Watch a World Champion Be Crowned While You Earn Free AIA/ CES Credit

08/20/2017 - Posted in GBCA News laurentosti Comments (0)

It’s possible, at the SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500® Regional-Pennsylvania Competition to see a potentional World Champion in action while earning AIA/ CES credit for learning about High Performing Masonry all Systems.

The Regional-Pennsylvania winner will compete at the World Championship in Las Vegas on January 24th, 2018.

That winner is crowned “World’s Best Bricklayer” and will take home over $65,000 in cash & prizes including a new Ford F-250 XLT 4x4 truck! WWW.SPECMIXBRICKLAYER500.COM