GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Weather Related Falls

01/31/2018 - Posted in Safety and OSHA laurentosti Comments (0)

The weather in Philadelphia is still pretty cold and wet. This week's Toolbox Talk talks about weather-related falls, and gives ten tips on how to avoid them.

This week’s Toolbox Talk is part of GBCA’s collaboration with OSHA’s Focus Four Campaign. Over the next 4 months, we’ll be featuring Toolbox Talks with tips to prevent each of the Focus Four Hazards. February will focus on fall hazards.

GBCA Member Spotlight: February 5, 2018

01/29/2018 - Posted in Membership laurentosti Comments (0)

Siemens Corporation is a U.S. subsidiary of Siemens AG, a global powerhouse focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. With approximately 351,000 employees in 190 countries, Siemens reported worldwide revenue of $88.1 billion in fiscal 2016. Siemens in the USA reported revenue of $23.7 billion, including $5.4 billion in exports, and employs approximately 50,000 people throughout all 50 states and Puerto Rico. 

Safety Audit at LF Driscoll Job Site

01/29/2018 - Posted in Safety and OSHA laurentosti Comments (0)

Pictured Above: Frank Durso, GBCA Director of Safety Services, and Jim Kratz, Local 135 Labor Foreman for LF Driscoll

On January 29, 2018, LF Driscoll held a safety audit of its Axalta Coating Systems Navy Yard job site. GBCA’s Director of Safety Services, Frank Durso, was invited to participate. We’re excited to see the progress in this project!

GBCA Ads Leading Up to the Philadelphia Eagles at Super Bowl LII

01/26/2018 - Posted in GBCA News laurentosti Comments (0)

The General Building Contractors Association (GBCA) is thrilled to support the Philadelphia Eagles at Super Bowl LII. The game has put Philadelphia in the national spotlight, and GBCA is putting Philadelphia’s construction industry in the forefront of local broadcasts related to the game. We're proud that our members showcase the excellence and beauty of Philadelphia; and we want to get a piece of the action in order to tout it! 

GBCA 2017 Annual Report

01/26/2018 - Posted in GBCA News laurentosti Comments (0)

It has been a tremendous year for the General Building Contractors Associations (GBCA), proving that when we come together, we can accomplish great things. 2017 was a year of transformation for our association. One word rises to the top as we look back at all we achieved together: community.

Scroll down to download a copy of the 2017 Annual Report.