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Job Opportunity: Project Accountant for Bittenbender Construction, LP

Bittenbender Construction, LP is looking for a talented individual to join its team as Project Accountant! Project Accountant Our office hours of operation are Monday thru Friday from 8:30 am to 6:00 pm. Due to COVID-19, our office is currently

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Be Prepared for OSHA’s Vaccination and Testing ETS

Arguments for the Emergency Temporary Standard are scheduled to be held today, January 6, 2022 in the Supreme Court. As of right now OSHA believes that the standard will be upheld and will go into effect on January 10, 2022.

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Angelina Perryman Named to AGC National CLC Steering Committee

Congratulations to Angelina Perryman, Vice President of Administration of Perryman Building & Construction! Angelina has been named to the Associated General Contractors of America’s Construction Leadership Council Steering Committee and will serve from 2022-2025. The national AGC CLC serves as

Robert MacIntosh to be Honored with Dragon Exemplar Award

Robert MacIntosh, President of GBCA member MacIntosh Engineering and past-member of GBCA’s Membership Committee, will be named Drexel University Construction Management Program’s 2022 Dragon Exemplar Award honoree. Dragon Exemplar Award Special Night of Recognition Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2022 Time;

2021: Year Marked by Major Philadelphia Healthcare Projects

While the COVID-19 pandemic continued through 2021, Philadelphia’s union commercial construction industry continued to build. Following strict health and safety protocols, GBCA members worked to complete major healthcare projects. The Philadelphia Business Journal highlighted three Philadelphia-area hospitals that were completed

Learn More About OSHA’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing ETS

On Friday, December 17, 2021, a federal appeals court panel lifted a stay that had been placed on OSHA’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing ETS. This ETS will require all employers that employ 100+ employees to develop, implement, and enforce a

Thank You for Giving to GBCA’s 2021 Holiday Toy Drive!

Thank you to everyone who gave to our 2021 Holiday Toy Drive! This year, GBCA's Construction Leadership Council collected over $750 for Northern Children's Services! This year, we collected funds virtually to help the organization buy toys, sporting equipment, learning

Court Lifts Stay on OSHA COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing ETS

From the Associated Press: A federal appeals court panel on Friday allowed President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for larger private employers to move ahead, reversing a previous decision on a requirement that could affect some 84 million U.S workers.

GBCA Toolbox Talk Toolkit Wins PR Campaign Award

GBCA is dedicated to helping its members keep their workers safe. Effective safety messaging does not, however, always require expensive campaigns. GBCA is proud of our work to promote jobsite safety, and is excited to announce that our Safety Starts