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Paul Hoggatt Retires After 37 Years as President of Houston Masonry Firm

In October, locally owned Hoggatt LP announced long-time President/Owner Paul D. Hoggatt would be retiring from the business effective Oct. 31. Paul started working for his father’s construction company, Hoggatt Masonry, as a laborer in the summer of 1958. He worked each summer and, during the year, attended bricklaying apprentice school at night. Upon graduating … READ MORE

CONTRACT LANGUAGE SEMINAR – DEC. 5 – EIGHT SPOTS LEFT!

For the 10th year, ASA-HC presents a jam-packed three-hour seminar on contract language/clauses that all subcontractors need to be aware of and understand. Jason Walker and Chris Love of Andrews Myers, P.C., will guide participants through the legalese that can trip you up, leave you unprotected, or responsible for someone else’s mistakes.   Seats are … READ MORE

EXCELLENCE IN CONSTRUCTION (EIC) VOTING CLOSES WEDNESDAY!

Voting for 2019 Excellence in Construction Awards has begun. Once voting is completed, (Dec. 3) The Top Five nominees in each category will be notified and the winner in each category will be announced at the awards gala on Feb. 7, 2020. Only ASA-Houston Chapter members are eligible to vote. Online Voting Ballot (new this … READ MORE

TAP INTO ASA: TRADE MANAGEMENT

“At Trade Management, we empower our clients by giving them the ability to pay only for productive labor, ensuring maximized profitability for their business. By constructing a solid, seasonal workforce, we reduce unprofitable man hours and hiring expenses, and assist in accumulating higher profits for our clients. As the skilled trades division of the Peoplelink … READ MORE

SHE BUILDS IT HOLIDAY GATHERING – DEC. 4

Join the She Builds It Women’s Peer Group for its 2nd annual holiday gathering with women in the construction industry. Unlike the events throughout the rest of the year, this She Builds It event is open to all WOMEN who work for, or own, a company that is a part of the construction industry. There … READ MORE

BLUE BOOK BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION NETWORK

The Blue Book Building and Construction Network is the largest and most active network in the commercial construction industry. They bring the industry together to forge connections and build relationships. With over 100 years of service to the industry, they have continued to expand their product offerings for all project stages- from pre-design through post-construction. Their … READ MORE

EXCELLENCE IN CONSTRUCTION (EIC) VOTING IS OPEN!

Voting for 2019 Excellence in Construction Awards has begun. Once voting is completed, (Dec. 3) The Top Five nominees in each category will be notified and the winner in each category will be announced at the awards gala on Feb. 7, 2020. Only ASA-Houston Chapter members are eligible to vote. Online Voting Ballot (new this … READ MORE

Registration is NOW OPEN for SUBExcel 2020

Register Today for SUBExcel 2020! March 4-7, 2020 “The Economy Moving Forward” SUBExcel is ASA’s annual national convention serving the needs of construction subcontractors, specialty trade contractors and suppliers. There are many perks of attending SUBExcel: Get proven business tips from acclaimed speakers that will transform your company and your bottom line to succeed in … READ MORE