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OUR “GOLF IS ESSENTIAL” SPRING TOURNAMENT SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

Our Friday, Jun. 19 golf tournament is sold out for teams, but sponsorships are still available. Act fast if you want your company to be visible at the tournament! Exclusive Hole Sponsor – 1 left Hole Sponsor – 3 left Meal Sponsor – open Event Details and Sponsorship  

TAP INTO ASA: SUNSTATE EQUIPMENT

 Sunstate Equipment provides construction and industrial companies with quality construction rental equipment and tools.  Our reliable service and dedication to our customers continues to help them get their job done efficiently and safely. Renting a full line of quality, well-maintained construction equipment and machinery, from hand tools to heavy equipment, we have successfully competed against … READ MORE

OSHA LAUNCHES WEBPAGE FOR CONSTRUCTION CORONAVIRUS-RELATED GUIDANCE

Last week the Department of Labor (DOL) announced that OSHA has launched a webpage with coronavirus-related guidance for construction employers and workers. The guidance includes recommended actions to reduce the risk of exposure to the coronavirus. OSHA Construction Guidance Page ASA-HC COVID Resource Page  

Pat Kiley Embarks on New Venture, Kiley Literary Legacies

On May 15, FMI Corporation’s Pat Kiley left the firm to shift primary focus to what he called his “super senior season.” Pat has been a member of ASA-HC since 2005, and part of the construction industry family for numerous years prior to that. We wish him continued success with his new endeavor, Kiley Literary … 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

TAP INTO ASA: LAPORTE CPAS & BUSINESS ADVISORS

“Doug Hidalgo and LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors have been a valued partner of National Terrazzo Tile and Marble.  For 14 years they have shown the construction industry depth, professionalism, and attention to detail that I need and expect in an accounting firm.“ – Victor Longo, President, National Terrazzo Tile and Marble For over 50 … READ MORE

PPP LOAN FORGIVENESS APPLICATION EDUCATION SESSION

Join Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC (CRI) for this free Quick Hit webcast session on the recently released loan forgiveness application for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). The presentation will cover the application itself, along with key information from the associated instructions and any other guidance provided by the federal government. The webcast will close … 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

NEW HOT TOPIC DISCUSSION WITH AN INDUSTRY EXPERT

PPP Good Faith Certification Since the announcement of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) in late March, small business owner’s heads have been spinning trying to apply for, get approved, get funded and figure out what needs to be done to get the loans forgiven. Last Thursday, May 14, Andrews Myers, P.C.’s Co-Managing Shareholder, Patrick Hayes, … READ MORE