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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Women in construction -- taking challenges in stride at the workplace

10/1/2014

  • Sourceable

There are some hazards for women working in the U.S. construction industry, including sexual harassment, stereotyped assumptions, hostility and a lack of mentors, according to the National Women's Law… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Fla. county schools receive 2 bids for cleaning services

9/24/2014

  • Suwannee Democrat (Live Oak, Fla.)

GCA Services Group and Southern Management-ABM have bid for a contract for school custodial services in Hamilton County, Fla. The school board must vote on which bidder gets the contract. Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Schools in N.Y. to get funding for solar installations

10/1/2014

  • Epoch Times, The

To meet its target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050, New York aims to triple the amount of solar energy generated by city-owned buildings. The New York State Energy Research and Dev… Read More

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

News for specialty contractors

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Issues to consider when converting commercial space to health care

9/21/2014

  • Building Design + Construction (free registration)

Converting vacated commercial and office space to medical buildings as extensions of hospitals can save as much as 30% on construction costs, according to this article. But that practice, that appears… Read More