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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Tesla teams with Panasonic to build EV "Gigafactory"

7/31/2014

  • ZDNet
  • Forbes
  • USA Today
  • American City Business Journals

Tesla Motors and Panasonic have announced they will team up to build an electric vehicle "Gigafactory," which will manufacture lower-cost advanced cylindrical lithium-ion cell batteries for mass-marke… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Column: Security guards are being asked to do more

7/30/2014

  • PropertyCasualty360

The duties of security guards are increasingly expanding to encompass cybersecurity as well as less technological tasks such as janitorial or chauffeur duties, Tory Brownyard writes. Specialization is… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Strong roofing systems can help homes withstand extreme weather

7/31/2014

  • PropertyCasualty360

As concerns about adverse weather increase, roofing systems need more durable components, according to the FORTIFIED program of the Insurance Institute for Business and Home. For example, the program … Read More