Thanks For Making Our 24th Annual Barbecue Cook-Off A Huge Success!
We could not have asked for more perfect weather on Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28 for the 24th annual AGC Houston Cook-Off and Fair - sanctioned by the Texas Gulf Coast BBQ Cookers Association.
To all of our cook teams, sponsors and volunteers, thank you for making this one of the best barbecue cook-offs in AGC Houston history. Congratulations to the teams who placed and took home an award, and a special thanks to the 2015 Barbecue Cook-off Committee. To see photos of the winning teams, click here. View photos of the judging and entries here. To view photos the Friday event and cook teams, click here. See photos of Saturday's event here.
Annual Construction Industry Stand Down For Safety Focusing On Fall Protection May 4-15, 2015 AGC Houston and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are partnering to promote Fall Protection during the 2015 Safety Stand Down May 4-15, 2015. Multiple construction organizations will be supporting this industry-wide effort to emphasize and promote jobsite safety. Details here.
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.