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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

New website urges Ohio students to consider skilled construction careers

10/29/2014

  • Columbus Dispatch (Ohio), The

A new website launched by the Associated General Contractors of Ohio and other industry groups is designed to inform high school students about careers in skilled construction trades. Contractors in t… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Janitorial services owner: Minimum wage hikes get passed along

10/22/2014

  • KTHV-TV (Little Rock, Ark.)

Arkansas voters will decide next month on a proposed increase in the state's hourly minimum wage. Such increases don't help the intended parties, argues Roger Lacy, owner of D & B Janitorial Services.… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Domed roofs of St. Louis airport terminal topped with new copper material

10/29/2014

  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Lambert-St. Louis International Airport's Terminal 1 is undergoing a $6.7 million roof replacement that involves the use of CopperPlus, a stainless steel core bonded to two layers of copper. The roof … Read More

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

News for specialty contractors

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Market research can maximize your business

10/24/2014

  • ForConstructionPros.com

Basic market research can be highly valuable for construction contractors and identify ways to cut costs and find new work opportunities. Colby Humphrey, senior director of the Center for Competitive … Read More