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EXCELLENCE IN CONSTRUCTION AWARDS SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

On February 9, 2018, Houston area general contractors and architects/engineers will be recognized at ASA-HC’s 21st annual Excellence in Construction awards event. Winners are selected by the members of ASA-Houston Chapter through nomination and voting. With more than 250 individuals from the construction industry attending, this event is a great opportunity to show your support … READ MORE

TAP INTO ASA: SAFETY BY DESIGN

Safety by Design, Inc. is a full-service safety consulting firm specializing in commercial construction.    Owner, Lee Hart, a 17-year veteran of the safety industry and adjunct professor at the University of Houston, heads a workforce that is knowledgeable and well respected. Services offered include but are not limited to: full-time safety coordinators, training and education; … READ MORE

ASA Releases White Paper on Mastering Subcontract Negotiating Strategies

Subcontractors have a wide range of options available for overcoming unacceptable language in a prime contractor’s subcontract document. There is no single right way, because individual circumstances vary so much. Thus, it is important for a subcontractor to become adept at using the proven techniques available to deal most effectively with a prime contractor’s subcontract … READ MORE

ASA-HC WANTS TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR COMPANY NEWS!

Whether you’ve won an award, someone received a promotion, you’ve moved offices or now offer new services, let us know what’s going on. We’ll share your news on our social media platforms and the monthly e-newsletter The SubScript. Submit your news and photos to asa@asahouston.org.

THIS THURSDAY – GENERAL LUNCH MEETING: MEET THE GCS

ASA-HC’s November 16 general lunch meeting will feature networking time and a panel discussion with four Houston-area general contracting firms. Representatives from E Contractors, Endurance Builders, JE Dunn Construction, and O’Donnell/Snider Construction will be on hand for one-on-one discussions as well a panel presentation regarding company background, upcoming work, and running successful projects. Event Details

DUE FRIDAY! 2017 EXCELLENCE IN CONSTRUCTION (EIC) NOMINATIONS

On February 9, 2018 Houston area general contractors and architects/engineers will be recognized at ASA-HC’s 21st annual Excellence in Construction awards event. Winners will be selected by the members of ASA-Houston Chapter through nomination and voting. Nominations are due this Friday, Nov. 10. There is no limit to the number of nomination forms each member … READ MORE

TAP INTO ASA: SKILLFORCE

Skillforce was created as a direct response to the construction industry´s challenges with hiring flexible, reliable skilled labor. We provide services to contractors that seek to utilize skilled labor where and when they need it, for as long as they need it. Established in 2003, Skillforce become the labor contractor of choice for many. Skillforce … READ MORE

UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday – Schmooze & Mingle with DPR Construction Join ASA-Houston Chapter for a Schmooze & Mingle event. This is a great opportunity to be introduced and visit with ASA-HC members and individuals from event host DPR Construction in a relaxed atmosphere. There is no registration fee for this event. Appetizers will be served and each … READ MORE

ASA Publishes White Paper on Negotiating Mechanic’s Lien Provisions

ASA’s new white paper, Mastering Negotiations on Mechanics Liens, recommends that construction subcontractors and suppliers become thoroughly familiar with the lien laws of the states in which they operate. This includes procedures for designated notices, filing methods and timing, priorities of claims, etc. One source for this information is the Foundation of ASA’s Lien and … READ MORE

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