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TAP INTO ASA: J D HERBERGER & ASSOCIATES

J D Herberger & Associates, PC, a proud member of ASA – Houston since 2004, represents contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and owners in all phases of construction projects.  We have in depth experience with construction contracts, mechanics and materialmen’s liens, surety bonds, construction litigation, and other topics related to the construction industry.  J D Herberger & … READ MORE

TAP INTO ASA: FROST BANK

The largest Texas-based financial institution that operates only in Texas, Frost has been helping Texans with their financial needs for almost 150 years. With more than 125 locations across Texas, including 29 in the Houston area, Frost provides banking, investments and insurance to individuals and businesses. Over the years, our size, capabilities and technologies have … READ MORE

2018-19 GENERAL LUNCH MEETING SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

Two of the four 2018-19 General Lunch sponsorships are still available. Don’t miss the opportunity to take advantage of all benefits of this money-saving opportunity! One of four sponsors recognized at each of the nine general lunch meetings; Two complimentary reservations at each lunch including one seat at head table with speaker(s); Opportunity to pass … READ MORE

Applications for ASA’s Certificate of Excellence in Ethics Are Due Dec. 7, 2018

The deadline to submit your application for ASA’s Certificate of Excellence in Ethics is Dec. 7, 2018. The ethics certificate is not an awards competition, but rather a program recognizing subcontractors for their commitment to ASA values like quality construction and a safe and healthy work environment. Details, resources, and the application are located under … READ MORE

UPCOMING EVENTS

Jul. 18 60 Minutes With An Industry Expert: 2018 Tax Change Review and Summary Relating to the Tax Cut and Jobs Act Event Details Jul. 25 She Builds It: The Struggles and Rewards of Being a Woman in the Construction Industry Event Details Jul. 31 60 Minutes With An Industry Expert: Subcontractor’s Right to Cure … 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

Heat-Related Illness: Your Employees’ Summer Enemy

Heat-related illness is no laughing matter. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) identifies five heat-related illnesses with which employers and employees should be familiar. Recognizing such illnesses — and understanding how to prevent them — plays an important role in keeping your crew safe. Here are the symptoms of each, and the steps to … 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