GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: July 9, 2018

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This week, GBCA Safety’s Toolbox Talk discusses methods of Respirable Crystalline Silica Control.


GBCA Board Member Charlie Cook Produces Short Film on the Academy of Music Restoration Project

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On Thursday, June 28, members of Drexel University’s Construction Management Department and the AIA/GBCA Joint Committee gathered for a rough-cut screening of a short film about the restoration of Philadelphia’s Academy of Music. The film was produced by GBCA Board Member Charles Cook of R. S. Cook and Associates, Inc. Dr. Cook is also a faculty member of Drexel University’s Construction Management Program.

AGC Webinars on Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence

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AGC’s Construction Technology Innovation WebEd Series continues and concludes in July with webinars on AR & VR, and Frontier Technologies: IoT, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and More.

The webinars take place on July 10 and July 17, respectively.

GBCA members are automatically AGC members, and will be assessed the member rates.


Vault Communications Named One of 2018's Best Places to Work

07/03/2018 - Posted in GBCA News laurentosti Comments (0)

GBCA congratulates Vault Communications on being named one of the Best Places to Work in 2018 by the Philadelphia Business Journal! Vault Communications, a communications agency in Philadelphia, will be honored at a reception on August 2 at the Fillmore.


Click below for a complete list of honored companies:

Construction Firms Using Drones See ROI Within One Year

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In a recent industry report, 92% of companies using drones saw a positive return on drone investment within one year. The study also found that construction and engineering companies are adopting drones into their work faster than other sectors in the US.

Click below to read more from Construction Dive (scroll down to download the full report):