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WINC Tradeswomen Discussions

Women in Nontraditional Careers (WINC) invites Philadelphia‐area tradeswomen to discuss issues facing women in Philadelphia's construction industry. WINC Philadelphia-Area Tradeswomen Discussions Dates: Wednesdays Time:5:00pm‐7:30pm Location: Online via video chat Click below to request the meeting link: CONTACT WINC  

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Opioid Awareness in Construction

This GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides basics about opioids, and how to avoid opioid addiction. Click below to download the Toolbox Talk as a two-page handout. DOWNLOAD   Opioid Awareness in Construction In America, we are seeing a tremendous

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GBCA Member Spotlight: Metal Structures, Inc.

Metal Structures, Inc. is a full service metal installer, manufacturer, and supplier. Metal Structures, Inc. was established in 1997 by Martin J. Schlembach. The Schlembach family has been in the metal industry since 1979 when Martin’s father, John, started installing

AGC Business Development Best Practices: Winning Presentations 101

Read the latest AGC Business Development Best Practices Article. This month, Hal Routh, President and Chief Strategist of Equalizer9 presents a white paper on how to create winning presentations. From Routh, via AGC: Winning new work is tough business. We

Superior Scaffold and Brightline Construction Shore the Pennovation Lab Building

The University of Pennsylvania’s Pennovation Works is building the Pennovation Lab, a 70,000 square foot lab and office space for Philadelphia’s innovators. These 2,000 - 12,000 square feet modules will provide lab tenants access to an innovative and growing community

AGC ConstructorCast: Using Weather Data to Manage Project Risk

Listen to the latest episode of AGC ConstructorCast: Using Weather Data to Manage Project Risk. AGCofAmerica · Using Weather Data To Manage Project Risk   The weather is consistently rated as one of the most frequent and harmful causes of

Understanding COVID-19 Contact Tracing

In an attempt to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends contact tracing. In the case of COVID-19, the CDC performs the following practices: Contact tracing will be conducted for close contacts (any

COVID-19 Quarantine: When and How to Do It

If you may have been exposed to COVID-19 directly from another person, or if you’ve visited a COVID-19 hotspot, it’s important to stay home and quarantine to reduce the potential spread of the disease. Refer to GBCA’s Suggested Response Protocols

Act 75: Pennsylvania’s Construction Employee Verification Act Webinar

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry is holding a webinar about Act 75, PA’s Construction Industry Employee Verification Act that goes into effect on October 7, 2020. This webinar will go over the Act, as well as provide information