News & Blog

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Fishing Tournament Registration is Open!

Our annual fall fishing tournament will take place on Friday, Sept. 25! As with everything nowadays, there will be some adjustments made to our tournament to ensure the health and safety of everyone who participates. This year’s Captains’ Meeting will be held virtually the Monday prior to the tournament, where guides will be drawn, and … READ MORE

Build It Bigger

A big welcome to the newest member of our ASA family – Protech Solutions Group, LLC.

Tap Into ASA: Doeren Mayhew

Founded in 1932, Doeren Mayhew is a leading group of Houston CPAs and trusted advisors who go beyond traditional accounting to help mid-sized businesses grow and prosper.  A top 100 firm by INSIDE Public Accounting, Doeren Mayhew has a dedicated Construction Group that serves hundreds of the nation’s privately owned subcontractors and general contractors, specializing … READ MORE

OSHA Issue’s New FAQ’s on COVID-19 and the Workplace

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released answers to nearly 40 frequently asked questions (FAQs) on protecting workers during the ongoing COVD-19 pandemic. OSHA’s FAQ’s now speak to key issue areas including employee testing, employer requirements, use of personal protective equipment, return to work protocols, and cleaning guidelines in the workplace. The FAQ guidance … READ MORE

Tap Into ASA: Bowen Miclette & Britt

For over 30 years, Bowen, Miclette & Britt has brought its customers a commitment to excellence, innovation and service in the complex world of insurance and risk management. As one of the largest independent insurance agencies in the country, BMB’s client base has gravitated over the years towards several industry niches, specifically Construction, Energy, Marine … READ MORE

Rights and Responsibilities on a Jobsite Not Observing COVID-19 Precautions

ASK (Accessing Safety Knowledge): Rights and Responsibilities on a Jobsite Not Observing COVID-19 Precautions By ASA-HC member Keith Coulter, Coulter, P.C.  Among the challenges subcontractors face in dealing with the recent COVID-19 pandemic is that not all other contractors, general contractors or project owners appreciate the importance of complying with recommended — or even government-ordered … READ MORE

ASA Launches National Awards Program

Get Recognized at SUBExcel 2021! Would you like to have one of these prestigious ASA Awards on your shelf? Now is your chance! Each year, ASA gives individuals, companies, and chapters the opportunity to recognize excellence through our Annual Awards. Do you know someone who deserves recognition? You can view a full description of these … READ MORE

BUILD IT BIGGER

 A big welcome to the newest member of our ASA family – IDT (Instant Drug Testing) Company.

Annual Fall “Reel It In” Fishing Tournament

Join ASA-Houston Chapter on Friday, Sept. 25 for our 12th annual fall “Reel It In” fishing tournament. This year’s tournament will be a bit different than the previous 11 tournaments as we’ll be implementing COVID-19 precautions to keep our teams, guides, volunteers, and staff safe, but it will still be a fun day of fishing! … READ MORE

How to Meet Workforce Needs (Webinar) Aug. 11

Join us on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 12:00-1:00 p.m., for “How to Meet Workforce Needs” presented by Patty Bird, NCCER Workforce Development Senior Manager. What does the construction industry look like moving forward? If the industry wants to grow to meet the everchanging infrastructure and growing population demands, we need to find ways to recruit … READ MORE