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SHE BUILDS IT COLLECTING HOLIDAY GIFT CARDS FOR FAMILIES

At its Dec. 5 Holiday Gathering, the She Builds It Women’s Peer Group will be collecting Target and Walmart gift cards to be distributed to ASA-HC families with kids who are in need of a little help this holiday season. Gift cards will be mailed on Dec. 6 giving plenty of time for the recipients … READ MORE

ASA White Paper Provides Tips for Negotiating Change Proposals and Claims

Despite diligent project management that has recognized and responded to any change or changed condition, most requests for equitable adjustment cannot be resolved until a more formal, detailed change order proposal has been submitted to the prime contractor or owner. ASA’s white paper Preparation and Presentation of Change Proposals and Claims reviews the purpose, structure … READ MORE

DUE FRIDAY – 2018 EXCELLENCE IN CONSTRUCTION NOMINATIONS

On January 25, 2019 Houston area general contractors and architects/engineers will be recognized at ASA-HC’s 22nd 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. 2. There is no limit to the number of nomination forms each member … READ MORE

FREE Webinar Nov. 13 – The Soft Side of Scheduling: Improving Communications Between GCs and Subcontractors

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. ET / 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. PT Presenter: Steve Groth, Chiaramonte Construction This FREE webinar examines ways to improve project management communication between GCs and subcontractors specifically as it relates to the project schedule from development to finalization and use during the project. To Register: … READ MORE

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

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

2018 EXCELLENCE IN CONSTRUCTION (EIC) NOMINATIONS ARE OPEN

On January 25, 2019 Houston area general contractors and architects/engineers will be recognized at ASA-HC’s 22nd annual Excellence in Construction awards event. Winners will be selected by the members of ASA-Houston Chapter through nomination and voting. Nominations are due Nov. 2. There is no limit to the number of nomination forms each member of ASA-HC … READ MORE

SHE BUILDS IT GOLF SHIRTS AVAILABLE

ASA-HC is offering golf shirts with the She Builds It logo embroidered on the front left-side. The shirts will come in black (men’s and women’s cut) and fuchsia (women’s cut only). The price will be $25-$30 each depending on the number of shirts in the total order. If you would like to order a shirt, … READ MORE

Online registration is now open for SUBExcel, March 6-9, 2019, in Nashville!

Join ASA members from around the country in Nashville this spring for SUBExcel 2019 — the annual national convention of ASA. 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 today’s construction markets. Learn about the latest productivity-enhancing … READ MORE

Free Nov. 13 ASA Webinar Examines Ways to Improve Communications Between GCs and Subs

In the Nov. 13 ASA webinar, “The Soft Side of Scheduling: Improving Communications Between GCs and Subcontractors,” presenter Steve Groth, vice president, director of operations, Chiaramonte Construction, Washington, D.C., will examine ways to improve project management communication between GCs and subcontractors specifically as it relates to the project schedule from development to finalization and use … READ MORE