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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Wisc. lawmakers look to eliminate prevailing wage law

5/6/2015

  • WKBT-TV (La Crosse, Wis.)

Two Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin want to repeal the state's prevailing wage law, which has been in place for 80 years. They believe it can save the state money, but not all agree. "If people will… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Why cleaning by day can benefit BSCs

4/29/2015

  • Services magazine

Many building services companies are switching from night to day cleaning to reduce clients' energy costs, decrease employee turnover and create positive relationships with building tenants. "Tenant… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Ikea turns on largest solar array in Kan.

5/6/2015

  • ChainStoreAge.com

Retail giant Ikea is operating the largest rooftop solar array in Kansas at its new store in Merriam. The 2,394 panels will generate about 986,800 kilowatt-hours of electricity each year. This is Ikea… Read More

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

News for specialty contractors

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

N.H. MEP subcontractor a winner of SBA's Small Business Week Awards

4/17/2015

  • Patch.com

Richard Hansell, president of RTH Mechanical Contractors in New Hampshire, was named 2015 Region 1 Subcontractor of the Year as part of the Small Business Administration's 2015 Small Business Week Awa… Read More