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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Mich. DOT looks at drones to do road inspections

5/22/2015

  • The Trucker

The Michigan Department of Transportation spent 18 months studying the use of drones to inspect roads. It determined that the drones could collect data more quickly than humans, be more cost-effective… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Aramark looks to improve work at Fla. county's schools

5/19/2015

  • Central Florida News 13 (Orlando, Fla.)

Aramark said it will do a better job cleaning Volusia County schools in Florida after complaints from administrators and unsatisfactory ratings from the county health department. Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Ohio roofing firm helps after homeowners left without roof

5/21/2015

  • WSYX-TV (Columbus, Ohio)

Rugh's Remodeling and Restoration of Ohio is stepping up to provide roofs for homeowners left in the lurch by another company. Co-owner Eric Rugh "called and said, 'I saw the story ... and I just want… Read More

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

News for specialty contractors

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Maine contractor builds high-end reputation meeting many challenges

5/8/2015

  • Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News

Jim Godbout Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning of Biddeford, Maine, has earned a solid reputation in its area as a specialist in hydronic systems, often for high-end residential renovations. Godbo… Read More

AGC Risk Management SmartBrief

Construction risk management news

AGC Risk Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

IFAC thought looks at integrating risk management into operations

5/12/2015

  • Accounting Today

 "From Bolt-on to Built-in" is a new thought paper that looks at the benefits of properly integrating risk management into organizational operations developed by the International Federation of Accou… Read More