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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

1 million-square-foot, mixed-use development being built in Fla.

6/3/2015

  • GlobeSt.com

Work is set to begin in August on a 1 million-plus-square-foot, mixed-use development in Orlando, Fla. Celebration Pointe will contain retail, entertainment, dining and office space, as well as a 137-… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Values are the key for better customer service

5/27/2015

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Leadership

Good customer service cannot occur if a company doesn't consider a customer-first approach to be part of its value system, says John Baldoni in this blog post and video. "Well-run organizations have a… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Summer brings increased need for eye protection

6/3/2015

  • Occupational Health & Safety

Outdoor jobs during summer bring an increased need for eye protection to guard against UV damage and other hazards. Eye protection options include advanced lens coatings, specialized tints, glare prot… Read More

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

News for specialty contractors

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Manage minor injuries wisely to keep recordables down

5/22/2015

  • Contractor Business Quarterly

Some common-sense strategies can help lower total recordable incident rates, or TRIRs, which can be crucial in determining a firm's candidacy for projects. Experts suggest legitimate ways to hold down… Read More

AGC Risk Management SmartBrief

Construction risk management news

AGC Risk Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Risk transfer is part of Calif. water-recycling P3 project

5/26/2015

  • JDSupra.com

When Santa Paula, Calif., needed a municipal water recycling facility, it decided on a public-private partnership. Since then, the city has taken advantage of an option in the P3 agreement to buy back… Read More