News & Blog

Stay up-to-date on the latest construction news and ASA-HC happenings. Useful information and tools are available to our members whenever they need it. To stay informed, click the links below:

Heard About HealthLinks?

Health Links™ is a mentoring program of public health professionals that helps workplaces pursue health and safety. Health Links is offering ASAdvantage Members an exclusive discount—you’ll receive a Health Links Plus Plan for the price of a Basic Plan. $180/year. A 45%-off discount!   Find out how Health Links™ can help you put your people … READ MORE

OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down To Prevent Falls in Construction

This week, Sept. 14-18, is OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down To Prevent Falls in Construction. While companies will not be able to hold large gatherings for stand-down week, doing safety stand-downs and toolbox talks can, and should, still be done. After you participate in OSHA’s Stand-Down week, please send me the number of employees and the … READ MORE

2020 Excellence In Construction (EIC) Awards Are Going Virtual!

The 2020 Excellence In Construction awards event has been moved from an in-person event to a virtual event in February 2021 and we plan on making it the best virtual awards event anyone has attended! The EIC committee will have its first videocall planning meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 1:00 p.m. The committee is looking … READ MORE

2020-21 Commitment To Safety (CTS) Gold Members Recognized

Last week, 18 ASA-HC members were recognized for their Commitment To Safety (CTS). Each member received a plaque in recognition of earning Gold status for 2020-21 year. Congratulations to: Big City Access Holdings, LLC Camarata Masonry Systems, Ltd. Chamberlin Roofing & Waterproofing Fast Track Specialties, LP GMi (Greater Metroplex Interiors, Inc.) ISEC, Inc. J.M. Maly, … READ MORE

ASA Capitol Hill Briefing

Learn about what your ASA Advocacy team is doing in DC around the issues that affect your bottom line along with a sneak peak on the 2020 General Election. Advocacy is one of the most important things we do here at ASA, and we would like to invite you to the upcoming complimentary webinar, “ASA … READ MORE

Build It Bigger

A big welcome to the newest member of our ASA family – Hayes Concrete Services, LLC.  

Annual Fall Fishing Tournament – Sept. 25

Our annual fall fishing tournament is right around the corner. Friday, Sept. 25. To accommodate all teams entering the Guided Boat category, we need tournament registrations entered ASAP. 18 of the 21 guided boats we have reserved have already been taken! If you plan to fish, get your registration in ASAP! Sponsorships Available There are … READ MORE

The Contractors’ Compass – New Issue

Inside this Edition: Legally Speaking: Don’t Overlook Ethics and Social Responsibility in 2020 and Beyond Legally Speaking: What Can Be Done About Bid Shopping? Has Right and Wrong Changed After COVID? Pandemic Business Ethics Dealing with Ethical Dilemmas in Construction During the COVID-19 Era Why Don’t More People Apply? – Interview with two ASA Ethics … READ MORE

Accessing Safety Knowledge (ASK) Sheet: Pest Control – Insects

The hot Texas weather not only brings about fun in the sun but also all the things that come with being outdoors, including creepy crawlers and insects. Insects are prevalent in our area and are out and about just like we are in the warm weather. This means we are bound to encounter them as … READ MORE

SUBExcel Feb. 24-27, 2021 – It’s Not Too Early to Plan!

Get smart. Get relaxed. Start planning. After soaking in the fellowship, information, and insights at SUBExcel2021, think about a little jet skiing, ocean breezes, hiking, shopping, or golfing. It’s all in Miramar. After a great SUBExcel day reconnecting with colleagues and friends, how do you relax? Go for a hike? Rent a boat and go … READ MORE