News & Blog

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ConsensusDocs Coalition Releases New Document

ASA and our Contract Documents Taskforce worked with ConsensusDocs to draft a new contract integrating Lean Practices for Design-Build projects. This document was released this week from the Coalition. The 431 Lean Design-Build Addendum is the industry’s first standard contract document that tailors’ Lean practices to work with the design-build project delivery method. Lean practices … READ MORE

New Documents Added to the InfoHub!

ASA’s national InfoHub is an incredibly robust library of documents and resources available to ASA Members ONLY!  New resources are being added regularly, and we highly encourage all members to take advantage of one of the best parts of your ASA membership.  Never used the InfoHub?  Now is the time to start! One of the … READ MORE

Reopening the Worksite – ASA’s Attorneys’ Council Panel

Join us on May 28th, 2020 at 1pm Central for our complimentary webinar, “ASA COVID-19 Response: Reopening the Worksite – Attorneys’ Council Panel.” During this important webinar panel, we address your questions regarding the challenges and pitfalls ahead as each state approaches reopening during the Covid-19 pandemic. From written notice and supply chain issues to … READ MORE

“Re-open, Renew and Revitalize” Campaign

“Re-open, Renew and Revitalize” Campaign Tells Lawmakers: Economic Recovery Begins with Multi-Year Transportation Investment Package ASA, along with the Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC), launched an advertising and grassroots campaign designed to encourage Congress to make new infrastructure investments as the major catalyst for economic recovery in the wake of COVID-19. The primary message of the … READ MORE

Practical Subcontractor Solutions to Common Legal Disputes in Construction

Webinar, Tuesday, May 12, 2020; 11 a.m. – noon Jason Ebe will review and provide practical advice for subcontractors facing legal disputes common to construction projects, including recommendations on what to do when: Actual site or work conditions don’t match the representations in the plans and specifications The owner or GC orders changes in the … READ MORE

ASA Calls on OSHA for COVID-19 Guidance

On Friday, Apr. 17, ASA, along with the Construction Industry Safety Coalition (CISC), sent a letter to OSHA requesting guidance from the Agency regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. In the letter, we thanked OSHA for their recent enforcement memoranda regarding the use of respiratory protection during the COVID-19 outbreak and COVID-19 recordability under 29 C.F.R. Part … READ MORE

COVID-19 Resources Available from ASA National Sponsors

We would like to thank the ASA National Sponsors for doing their part to support the subcontracting community during these difficult times.  Click on the company name to be directed to their COVID-19 resources. CNA Rhumbix Foundation Software Tradesmen International Raken eSUB Smith Currie Commerce Bank NCS Surety One

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How to Ensure You Are Receiving Emails from ASA National Headquarters

ASA National regularly sends the nationwide membership important emails that are meant to benefit the entire organization. Especially during these times of global pandemic, it is important that all members have the most up-to-date information about the latest recommendations and news. We would like to recommend that ASA Members take certain steps in order to … READ MORE