AGC Houston follows the City of Houston Emergency Management directives and scheduled closures when inclement weather occurs. AGC Houston may close its building due to severe weather or emergencies (e.g. flooding, icy roads, power failures, etc.). Please check your emails and phones for any messages before your morning commute. We will base our building closure upon the City of Houston advisories. Please be safe and vigilant of potential weather-related conditions as you travel. Stay tuned to local news stations for important emergency notices and road conditions. Visit the City of Houston Emergency Information website.
Nominate Outstanding Safety Professionals and Specialty Contractors Now accepting nominations for the Ray Lambright Excellence Safety Award and the AGC Houston Safety Excellence Awards. Be sure to sign up for the Midyear Meeting on July 15 where we will honor the companies and individuals who exceed the safety standards for the construction industry. Midyear Meeting sponsorships end Wednesday, July 1. Registrations end Wednesday, July 8.
All AGC Houston member companies that took part in the Safety Stand-Down will be recognized. Safety Awards nominations and Midyear Meeting sponsorships end July 8, 2015.
More Than 12,000 Houston Area Commercial Construction Workers Participate In Safety Stand Down AGC Houston is proud that so many safety stand-down demonstrations took place across the greater Houston area construction jobsites during the Safety Stand-Down May 5-15, 2015. AGC Houston is still tallying records and forms, which were due May 22 to Safety Director Kim Mason. We will post photos and more information once the complete results are in!
AGC Houston Members Sign OSHA Strategic Partnership Program Congratulations to Anslow Bryant Construction, Ltd.; Brookstone, LP; W. S. Bellows Construction Corp.; and TAS Commercial Concrete Construction, LLC; on signing an Occupational Safety and Health Administration Strategic Partnership on Friday, April 24, 2015. AGC Houston and OSHA formalized the cooperative effort to encourage construction companies to voluntarily improve their safety and health performance. Read more details here.
AGC Houston Members Garner Construction Safety Excellence Awards At AGC Convention
Congratulations to Anslow Bryant Construction, LTD., Brookstone, LP, Linbeck Group, LLC, Satterfield And Pontikes Construction Inc., Aggregate Technologies, Inc., and Peterson Beckner Industries, Inc. on taking home a Construction Safety Excellence Award at the WILLIS Safety Awards Breakfast held March 19, 2015 in conjunction with the AGC of America Convention in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Anslow Bryant Construction And Linbeck Group Garner Prestigious Alliant Build America Awards
It was an exceptionally proud moment for AGC Houston to witness Anslow Bryant Construction, Ltd. and Linbeck Group, LLC take home a prized Alliant Build Award at a luncheon ceremony on March 19, 2015 in conjunction with the AGC 96th Annual Convention in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Anslow Bryant Construction, Ltd. captured a Merit Award in the Design-Build Category for The Treehouse Memorial City built for MetroNational.
Linbeck Group, LLC took home the Alliant Build America award in the Construction Management New Category for the Tobin Center For The Performing Arts in San Antonio.
Patrick J. Kiley Excellence in Leadership Scholarship Awards Seven Scholarships
AGC Houston conferred seven Patrick J. Kiley Excellence In Leadership scholarship to Houston-area students pursuing a degree in a construction-related discipline in a ceremony held April 9 at the HESS CLub. The event featured guest speaker Reid Ryan, Houston Astros; Steve Sandherr, AGC of America; and Chuck Greco, AGC of America President, 2015, Linbeck Group, LLC. The program also recognized AGC Houston Standard of Excellence recipient Ron Cimino, Humphries Construction Corp. and AGC of America Scholarship award recipients. In addition we cheered on the first graduating Leadership AGC Class of 2015 of our future leaders! Click here for details.
The AGC Alternative, the first of its kind, nation-wide private insurance exchange to serve the commercial construction industry now offers firms belonging to the Associated General Contractors of America quotes. Click here for detailed information and for quotes.