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ASA Hosts Hurricane Preparedness Program

The 2024 Hurricane Season (which begins June 1) is predicted to be one of the busiest we’ve ever had on the Gulf Coast. The ASA Safety Committee hosted a program on hurricane and emergency preparedness to give members resources they can share on jobsites and with families. Presenters Included: Kim Mason – Sr. Director of … READ MORE

2024 ASA Golf Tournament Huge Success!

For the first time in our history, ASA Houston’s annual spring golf tournament SOLD OUT 2 courses at Wildcat Golf Club on Friday, April 12, 2024! A huge thanks goes out to the planning committee, volunteers, sponsors, and teams who supported the event! (view tournament photos here) ASA 2024 Golf Committee Committee Chair: PD McIntyre, … READ MORE

ASA Supports CIEF Design Build Competition

Recognizing the need for a well-trained workforce in the construction industry, the Construction Industry Education Foundation (CIEF) sponsors an annual Design Build Competition. The event, founded in 1986, is designed to promote career awareness and create a fun learning experience for high school students. Following defined criteria provided by CIEF, each team completes the challenge … READ MORE

ASA Houston Wins BIG at ASA National Conference!

The Houston Chapter of ASA was well represented at the ASA National Conference, held last week in New Orleans, Louisiana! Our Houston contingent let the good times roll as they learned about issues important to subcontractors and networked with fellow subs from across the country. Several of our local members were recognized on the national stage … READ MORE

2023 EIC Award Winners

Oh, what a night! Nearly 300 members and guests of ASA-HC gathered for an evening of awards and celebration at the 2023 ASA Excellence In Construction Awards on February 9th. Attendees helped recognize winners in each Excellence In Construction awards category including: Vaughn Construction for GC of the Year McCarthy Building Companies (GC Safety Award) … READ MORE

ASA Holiday Fundraiser Breaks Records!

On Thursday, November 30, 2023, 73 representatives from 27 different member companies braved the horrible weather and came together for our annual Brianna Built It! Holiday Happy Hour and Fundraiser. In honor of our former executive director, we have carried on the tradition of raising money to surprise ASA families in need during the holiday … READ MORE

BLDG Peer Group Assists 4B Disaster Response Network

The ASA Building Leaders Development Peer Group held is first annual community service day on November 10, 2023 supporting 4B Disaster Response Network. ABOUT THE CHARITY: Following Hurricane Harvey in August 2017, local churches in the 4B area (from Beltway to the Beach and the Bay to Brazoria County) went to work serving the community … READ MORE

2023 Annual Fishing Tournament Results

On October 6, 2023, 35 boats hit the waters of the Galveston-area to compete in a little friendly fishing competition! Photos Here Congratulations to all the winners: Trout winner: AmeriTex Imaging: Brittany (3.10.5 lb) Flounder winner: Adams Insurance Team 1: Bobby (2.135 lb) Redfish winner: Diversified Thermal: Samantha (8.04.4 lb) Most Spots winner: Adams Insurance … READ MORE

Construction Suicide Prevention Week (Sept. 4-8, 2023)

TOGETHER WE CAN SAVE LIVES. In 2020, a mission-driven group of volunteers from across the construction industry came together with the goal of saving lives. They collaborated to launch the inaugural Suicide Prevention Week for the industry — a week dedicated to raising awareness about the higher-than-average number of suicides in the construction industry, and … READ MORE

16TH ANNUAL ASA FIESTA ON THE BEACH ATTENDANCE BROKE RECORDS!

Approximately 400 people cycled through the ASA Annual Fiesta on the Beach tent at the AIA Sandcastle Competition on East Beach in Galveston, Texas on August 12, 2023. It was the most well attended event in ASA Fiesta history!  Check out our photo gallery here. Thanks to our Fiesta Committee for making it all happen: … READ MORE