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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

S.C. lawmaker affirms MOX construction is more than 60% complete

8/28/2014

  • Aiken Standard (S.C.)

Construction of the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility at the Department of Energy's Savannah River Site in South Carolina is 63% complete, said Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C. "There's a lack of certainty… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Ky. county school district won't privatize cleaning duties

8/27/2014

  • Lexington Herald-Leader (Ky.)

The main office of the school district in Fayette County, Ky., will retain in-house custodial staff after Superintendent Tom Shelton withdrew a proposal to privatize nighttime cleaning. Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Warnings of shutdown issued over executive action on immigration

8/28/2014

  • Hill, The

If President Obama uses executive action for immigration reform, the move may be followed by a government shutdown, some Republican lawmakers say. But warnings of a shutdown will not discourage Obama … Read More

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

News for specialty contractors

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Architecture Billings Index rises in July

8/20/2014

  • Reuters
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Construction of office buildings, hotels and apartments is picking up in cities including Atlanta, Chicago and Las Vegas as businesses feel they are on more solid footing. The Architecture Billings In… Read More