New Technologies Increase Construction Safety and Construction Career Attractiveness

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New technologies in construction not only increase productivity of job sites, but they can also reduce the number of accidents and fatalities. By reducing the risk of construction tasks, construction jobs can be viewed by prospective workers as safer and more attractive.

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GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: July 16, 2018

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Summer is here, as is hot and humid weather. Construction workers face additional hazards on the job site due to heat.

This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses Heat-Related Stress and Illness.


Geppert Bros., Inc. Receives WBE Certification

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As they celebrate their 93rd year in business, Geppert Bros., Inc. is pleased to announce that that as of July 6th, 2018, the company is now a Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) certified Women Owned Business Enterprise (WBE).

The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is the nation’s largest certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States.

NAWIC 2019 WIC Week Poster Contest

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The National Association of Women in Construction is holding a photo contest. The winning photo will be featured in the 2019 WIC Week poster, and the winner will receive a $25 gift card to Starbucks.

Submissions are due by the close of business CDT on Monday, July 16, 2018.

Topping Off Ceremony for Torcon Project, Rowan University/Rutgers-Camden Joint Health Sciences Center

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On Wednesday, May 23, 2018, the Joint Health Sciences Center, a joint project with Rowan University and Rutgers University-Camden, celebrated a milestone with a topping off ceremony. Torcon, Inc. is the General Contractor for the project.