On Tuesday, November 27, 2018, GBCA President Ben Connors, GBCA’s Construction Leadership Council Steering Committee, AmQuip Crane Rental, Representatives from Keystone + Mountain + Lakes Regional Council of Carpenters, and Carpenter Contractor Trust visited the Preston & Steve Show’s Camp Out for Hunger at XFINITY Live! The site was bustling, especially around the GBCA Demolish Hunger Donation Area!
The National, a re-developed mixed-use building that includes 192 apartments and a gym, has officially opened, welcoming new tenants on November 1. Located at 112 North 2nd Street, the National is one of several new apartment and condominium projects in the neighborhood.
On Tuesday, November 20, 2018, Autodesk announced that it will acquire PlanGrid for $875 million. This acquisition will enable Autodesk to offer a more comprehensive, cloud-based construction platform. PlanGrid is a member of GBCA.
Cell phones are everywhere, and becoming more commonly used as a tool on construction job sites. They can also be a major distraction and job site hazard.
This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses Cell Phones as Workplace Distractions:
The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) is now accepting applications for volunteers to serve a 2-year term on the Business Development Forum Steering Committee. The term runs from April 2019 - April 2021.