19th Annual AGC/AIA Golf Tournament Set For April 28 At Champions Golf Club A tradition for 19 years, this tournament brings owners, architects and the construction industry on the green. Whether you have a great hook, a better slice or are simply looking for a reason to play on this private, 18-hole regulation course, form your team now! Can't join us? Please consider becoming a sponsor for as little as $500. 100 percent of your contribution helps support local charities with an impact on construction and our community.More details here.
Patrick J. Kiley Excellence In Leadership Awards $45,000 In Scholarships Thanks to the Patrick J. Kiley Excellence in Leadership Awards, seven Houston-area college-bound and university students will receive a total of $45,000 to pursue degrees in a construction-related discipline. AGC Houston will honor the recipients on Wednesday, April 30 at the HESS Club from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. The event will also feature guest speaker Jim Furr, Managing Principal, Gensler. For more information, click here.
Members Win Construction Safety Excellence Awards At AGC of America Convention Congratulations to W.S. Bellows Construction Corp., Anslow Bryant Construction, Ltd., Satterfield Pontikes Construction, Inc. and W. T. Byler Co., Inc. on taking home a Construction Safety Excellence Award at the WILLIS Safety Awards Breakfast held March 5, 2014 in conjunction with the AGC of America Convention in Las Vegas.
W.S. Bellows Construction Corp. captured First Place in the 250,000 to 450,000 work-hour category; Anslow Bryant Construction, Ltd. won Third Place in the under 500,000 work hours category; Satterfield and Pontikes Construction, Inc. won Third Place in the 500,000+ work hours category and W.T. Byler Co., Inc. won Second Place in the over 1 million work hours category.
The awards recognize companies that have developed and implemented excellent safety and loss prevention programs achieved through management commitment, employee involvement, and program innovation.
New AGC Southwest Chapters 401(k) Plan Strengthens Assets AGC Houston is pleased to announce the merger of its 401 (k) Multiple Employer Plan with the Louisiana AGC's Multiple Employer Plan 401 (k) - forming the AGC Southwest Chapters 401(k) Plan - which was officially signed Friday, February 28, 2014.
The AGC Southwest Chapters 401(k) Plan is now one of the largest super-regional association retirement plans, representing 60 companies and approximately 4,500 employees participating between Texas and Louisiana. To read more information, read press release here. Our Online Membership Directory Search Is A Snap!
AGC Houston has revamped the search capability in the online Membership Directory, making it easier to search by Company Name, GC Codes, Project Types, Contract Price and CSI Codes. Click here to search now. Need an extra print Resource & Membership Directory? Come by the AGC Houston offices.
Join Be The Match Foundation And Save A Life
AGC Houston has teamed up with Be The Match Foundation to raise awareness and increase the number of people in the national Be The Match Registry. You can help bring hope to every family. If you are between 18 and 44, please consider signing up to be part of the Be The Match Registry.