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  • AGC-Builders Association
    Helping contractors solve problems for over 100 years.
      • Who we are... The Builders Association is the leading trade association serving the commercial construction industry since 1906. Builders Association members include the leading contractors and suppliers in the Chicago area construction industry. Our general contractor members range from large, national firms to smaller, specialized companies and build private and public projects worth more than $11 billion annually. Why choose a Builders Association member? Builders Association members merit confidence Builders Association members are financially responsible, have exceptional safety records and know building codes and other requirements. Builders Association members promote worry free and efficient construction. Maximum efficiency in construction depends to a great degree upon a uniform and harmonious labor relation policy for the entire project, which is assured when a contractor member of the Builders Association is chosen for the job. The association provides labor consultation to member contractors to ensure work productivity and timely and cost-efficient project completion. They have the ingenuity and experience to meet every construction problem and are kept up-to-date with advancements in construction methods, technology, issues and developing trends through the Builders Association resources. Builders Association members are qualified as contractors in every way, and among other considerations, have an adequate supply of the right type of equipment and know-how to meet construction schedules with a competent labor force and sufficient materials. Builders Association Members Develop Industrywide Cooperation As members of the Builders Association, companies also belong to the Associated General Contractors of America (AGCA), the national trade organization serving the construction industry. There is a mutual feeling of trust and respect that exists between such organizations as the AGC, the American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Institute of Architects that is the result of years of cooperation on the local and national scene. This teamwork rooted in respect insures peak efficiency—work can proceed with no lost time or wasted effort due to friction or misunderstanding.
      • http://www.bldrs.org
      • Kristin Garcia
      • Director of Client Services
      • (847) 318-8585
      • (847) 318-8586
      • info@bldrs.org
      • 9550 W. Higgins Road Suite 380
        Rosemont, IL, 60018

      • (847) 318-8585
      • (847) 318-8586

  • AGC-Central Texas
    The Central Texas Chapter AGC, was founded in 1946, and is the service office for Bell, Bosque, Coryell, Falls, Hamilton, Hill, Limestone & McLennan counties. We are located in the Waco, Texas.
      • The Central Texas Chapter AGC has the only Plan Room in the Central Texas area. Members can review plans and specifications from Waco, Temple and the surrounding areas. Members can also peruse the many publications located in the Plan Room. Examples of these publications are: Sweets Catalog Files, Thomas Register, Texas Contractor Magazine, National AGC Constructor Magazine, and Construction Bulletins from the ten other AGC Chapters in Texas. Coffee, soft drinks and snacks are also available for our Members' convenience. We are proud of our Chapter and Plan Room and welcome the opportunity to serve you! The following list outlines some of the many services available at the Central Texas Chapter AGC Plan Room: *Plans, Specifications & Addenda of project in our area On-line listing of all CentexAGC Plans through Grade Beam (www.GradeBeam.com) *On-line GradeBeam.com services free in the Plan Room *Digital Plan & Blueprint Reproduction *Overnight/Weekend Plan Checkout (First come, first serve basis) *AGC of America Book Store Promotions *CompGroup AGC Worker's Comp Insurance Program *Construction Forms Library (AIA, AGCA & Chapter Forms) *Standard Copy Machine (for copies of specifications) *Fax Machine *Weekly issues of the Central Texas Chapter AGC "News Service" *Annual Membership Directory *Safety Director Services; Safety Manual Development, Jobsite Inspections, etc. *Safety Information (Safety Videos, Tool Box Talks, Jobsite Safety Packets) *Supervisory Training Program Classes (STP) *First Aid & CPR Courses *Notary Public Service (Staff members perform Notary services for members)
      • http://www.centexagc.org
      • K. Paul Holt
      • President/CEO
      • kpaul@CentexAGC.org
      • 4500 West Waco Drive
        Waco, TX, 76710-7047

      • (254) 772-5400
      • (254) 772-5451

  • AGC-Southeast Texas
    For more than 75 years, contractors have turned to AGC of Southeast Texas to help improve their productivity. If you're looking for access to new markets, then you should take a look at what we have to offer.
      • For more than 75 years, contractors have turned to Associated General Contractors of Southeast Texas, Inc. (“AGC-SETX”) to help improve their bottom line. AGC-SETX provides contractors with access to new markets, programs to help improve productivity, and the political clout necessary to protect members’ interests. Membership in AGC-SETX brings together the industry's best and most complete array of services, all designed to provide a profitable return on investment. Established in 1940, AGC-SETX is a full service construction association with a membership of hundreds of firms including General Contractors, Specialty Contractors, Suppliers, Equipment Manufacturers, Professional Firms and Developers
      • http://www.agcsetx.com
      • Mike White
      • Director
      • mwhite@agcsetx.com
      • 5458 Avenue A
        Beaumont, TX, 77705

      • (409) 835-6661
      • (409) 835-3319

  • AGC-Washington
    Headquartered in Seattle with offices in Tacoma, Bellingham, Yakima, and Olympia, the AGC of Washington is a professional association of commercial contractors.
      • The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Washington is the state's largest and most influential trade association that represents and provides services to the commercial construction industry. The AGC of Washington has more than 600 member companies, 160 of which are general contractors, and has significant programs involving government and labor relations, group insurance, workplace safety, workforce development, and more. Headquartered in Seattle with offices in Tacoma, Bellingham, Yakima, and Olympia, the AGC of Washington is a professional association of commercial contractors who join together to enhance the performance and representation of members, to promote the respect and integrity of the industry, and to improve the quality of life in our communities.
      • http://www.AGCWA.com
      • Stacy Mullane
      • Member Services Coordinator
      • (206) 284-0061
      • (206) 285-4546
      • smullane@agcwa.com
      • 1200 Westlake Ave. N. Suite 301
        Seattle, WA, 98109

      • (206) 284-0061
      • (206) 285-4546

  • AGC-West Texas
    Quality People, Quality Projects
      • Started in 1952, the West Texas Chapter is one of the largest geographical Chapters in the United States. It is larger than any state east of the Mississippi. It is larger than all but 4 states west of the Mississippi - one of those states being the rest of Texas. The Chapter is composed of 69 counties and operates offices in Abilene, Lubbock, Midland and Wichita Falls.
      • http://www.wtagc.org/

  • American Society of Professional Estimators
    Dedicated to the recognition of construction estimating as a professional field of endevour.
      • ASPE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit association established in 1956 to support construction estimators by providing education, fellowship, and opportunity for professional development to thousands of members in chapters across the United States.
      • http://www.aspenational.org
      • Christian Lutz
      • Assistant Executive Director
      • (615) 316-9200
      • (615) 316-9800
      • christian@aspenational.org

  • American Subcontractors Association, Inc.
      • ASA is comprised of professional constructors, suppliers and service providers representing the construction industry through advocacy, leadership, education and networking.
      • http://www.asaonline.com
      • David Mendes
      • Communications Director
      • (703) 684-3450 ext. 1335
      • (703) 836-3482
      • ASAoffice@asa-hq.com
      • 1004 Duke Street
        Alexandria, VA, 22209

      • (703) 684-3450
      • (703) 836-3482

  • Arizona Builders' Alliance
    “Building Excellence”
      • The Arizona Builders' Alliance represents more than 280 companies and their employees from open shop and union to general contractors, subcontractors, professional service firms and suppliers supporting the construction industry. ABA is a merger of the Arizona Chapters of the Associated Builders & Contractors ABC and the Building Chapter Associated General Contractors AGC. Membership in the ABA provides access to a nationwide network of construction industry professionals, owners and builders, publications and services to enhance your company's visibility and profitability.
      • http://www.azbuilders.org
      • Mark Minter
      • Executive Director
      • mminter@azbuilders.org
      • 2702 N. 3rd St., Suite 2020
        Phoenix, AZ, 85004

      • (602) 274-8222
      • (602) 274-8999

  • Arizona Contractors Association (ACA)
    Since 1956
      • As leaders in the construction industry, ACA members enjoy an association that offers only the foremost in programs and benefits. Since its inception in 1956, members of the award-winning Arizona Contractors Association have shared in the success of the Arizona construction industry. ACA is the state's largest association consisting of general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, and service providers. ACA is preeminent in the field of commercial and institutional contractor associations. ACA is the only association of its kind in the state of Arizona to employ a safety director. The ACA is also unique in offering the Contractors' Grassroots Network (CGN) to provide a voice for the construction industry in the Arizona Legislature. The Executive Director David Jones and Governmental Affairs Director Brett Jones are registered lobbyists who give the construction industry representation at the state house. And last but not least, ACA is the most cost-effective association in its field and in the state of Arizona. ACA has renewed its partnership with The Arizona State Compensation Fund that provides for an association dividend pool. Being an ACA member and participating in State Fund may qualify you to receive your individual dividend, as well as, an association bonus dividend. Enroll today!
      • http://www.azca.com
      • Patricia Vernon
      • Director of Communications
      • pvernon@azca.com
      • 3030 N. Third St. Suit 940
        Phoenix, AZ, 85012

      • (602) 246-8627
      • (602) 242-2563

  • ASA - Chicago
    The mission of the Association of Subcontractors & Affiliates - Chicago is to educate its members and promote professionalism in the construction industry.
      • ASA Chicago was formed in 1968 to address the business problems that affect subcontractors of all trades, particularly contract clauses, payment terms and government controls. Here in Chicago, almost 400 companies are members, including about 80% subcontractors and 20% suppliers of products or services to the subcontractor. ASA Chicago members are both union and non-union contractors and we include all the specialties, from excavation through roofing. We do not concern ourselves with technical matters or labor relations -- we leave that to the specialty trade groups. Our emphasis is on the business end of running a subcontracting business. Formerly affiliated with the American Subcontractors Association, Washington, D.C., ASA Chicago has recently become an independent association so it can focus its entire resources on Chicago area subcontractor and affiliate members.
      • http://www.asachicago.org
      • Info@asachicago.org
      • 3150 River Road Suite #101
        Des Plaines, IL, 60018

      • (847) 827-8336
      • (847) 827-8359

  • ASA of Arizona and Greater Phoenix
    'The Voice of Arizona Subcontractors'
      • The American Subcontractors Association of Arizona (ASA-AZ) and Greater Phoenix (ASA-GP) chapters were founded in 1984, ASA-AZ/GP serves 250 firms in the state through an extensive network of nationwide chapters and 6,000 members. ASA members are among the most accomplished subcontractors and specialty trade contractors working in nearly every trade. ASA members also include suppliers and service providers to subcontractors. ASA members range in size from the nation's largest publicly held specialty contractors to the smallest private firms. More than 70 percent have an annual sales volume over $3 million with 25 percent over $15 million. More than 64 percent have more than 25 employees. ASA is unlike any other organization you may know about or belong to: * No where else will you find others so willing to stand up for specialty contractor rights. * No where else can you get so much timely, authoritative information. * No where else can you come face-to-face with so many people who are working to change today's construction industry.
      • http://www.asa-az.org
      • Carol Floco
      • Executive Director
      • (602) 274-8979
      • (602) 277-4505
      • carol@asa-az.org
      • 450 East Watkins Street -Suite C
        Phoenix, AZ, 85004


  • ASA-Houston Chapter
    ASA MEANS BUSINESS
      • The American Subcontractors Association-Houston Chapter is a non-profit, membership, trade association representing union and non-union construction subcontractors. Incorporated by the state of Texas in November 1974, the American Subcontractors Association - Houston Chapter is located in Houston, Texas, with more than 100 member companies. ASA strives to assist its member firms with current job information, contract negotiations, educational resources, health insurance, and help with local, state and/or federal agencies. ASA places the interests of subcontractors and material suppliers first, working hard to keep the government off your back and promoting its members to various business users (general contractors, business owners, architects, and engineers). We can help your business grow in Texas. Becoming a member of the ASA-Houston Chapter automatically makes you a member of the American Subcontractors Association of Texas (ASAT), ASA National and the Texas Construction Association (TCA) which was established in 1998 by Texas construction subcontractor and supplier organizations to promote the political and legislative interest of these organizations in Texas. TCA is comprised of 14 association members. These associations have over 1,500 subcontractor and supplier companies as their members and represent over 30,000 employees.
      • http://www.asahouston.org
      • Brianna F. E. Boudreau
      • Executive Director
      • info@asahouston.org
      • P.O. Box 141
        Sugar Land, TX, 77487-0141

      • (281) 403-6301
      • (281) 403-6302

  • Associated Builders and Contractors of Illinois
    Associated Builders & Contractors of Illinois aggressively promotes and protects the free enterprise system and the Merit Shop Philosophy.
      • The Illinois Chapter was established in 1975. ABC of Illinois aggressively promotes and protects the free enterprise system and the Merit Shop Philosophy. ABC of Illinois is a construction trade association representing over 400 member companies involved in the commercial and industrial construction markets in Illinois. Is one of 80 chapters of the National Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), one of the most influential trade associations in the United States. Is the only construction association that unites the entire construction team to work together for their own mutual benefit and the construction industry.
      • http://www.abcni.org
      • donald@abcni.org
      • 1691 Elmhurst Road
        Elk Grove Village, IL, 60007

      • (847) 709-2960
      • (847) 709-2970

  • Black Contractors United
    BCU
      • Black Contractors United is an association of qualified African American contracting firms engaged in design/build, demolition and construction related projects throughout the Chicago metropolitan area.
      • http://www.blackcontractorsunited.com
      • Florence Cox
      • Executive Director
      • (773) 483-4000
      • (773) 483-4150
      • bcunewera@ameritech.net
      • 400 W. 76th. Street Suite 200
        Chicago, IL, 60620

      • (773) 483-4000
      • (773) 483-4150

  • CFMA - Chicago Chapter
    Construction Financial Management Association
      • The Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) is the only non-profit organization dedicated to serving the financial professional in the construction industry. Established in 1981, CFMA now boasts 6,000 members and 80 chapters in major cities across the United States. CFMA is the communications leader and premier source of education and information about those aspects of financial management unique to the construction industry. For more information about CFMA, visit the society's website.
      • http://www.chicagosite.org/cfma.html
      • dkdoherty@chicagosite.org
      • P.O. Box 42-8020
        Evergreen Park, IL, 60805-8020

      • (708) 636-5819
      • (708) 636-5847

  • Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce
    Making Chicagoland the most business-friendly region in America.
      • The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1904 and is the oldest such group in Illinois. Our 2,500 member firms employ more than 1-million people. We attribute our growth and strength to a steady focus on the primary reasons businesses join the Chamber: to do together what they cannot do by themselves. The mission of the Chamber is to make Chicagoland the most business-friendly region in America. As business prospers, so do the region, the state of Illinois and the Midwest.
      • http://www.chicagolandchamber.org/index.html
      • staff@chicagolandchamber.org
      • 330 N. Wabash One IBM Plaza, Ste. 2800
        Chicago, IL, 60611

      • (312) 494-6700
      • (312) 494-0196

  • Construction Safety Council
    Power Through Partnerships
      • The Construction Safety Council is a 501 (c ) (3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to eliminating the tragic and costly consequences of accidents in the construction industry. Through training and education, research, consultant referral, dissemination of publications and audio-visual resources, the staff of construction safety and health professionals at CSC is dedicated to the achievement of accident prevention.
      • http://www.buildsafe.org
      • Thomas A. Broderick
      • Executive Director
      • (708) 544-2082
      • (708) 544-2371
      • tbroderick@buildsafe.org
      • 4100 Madison Street
        Hillside, IL, 60162

      • (708) 544-2082
      • (708) 544-2371

  • Contractors Association of Will & Grundy Counties
    Representing The Commercial Construction Industry Since 1933
      • The Contractors Association of Will and Grundy Counties is an organization whose membership is comprised of businesses in or associated with the construction industry. The purpose of the Association is to provide a unified representation of our membership in all matters pertaining to the industry in Will and Grundy Counties. This includes such activities as liaison with administration of labor contracts, promotion of the construction industry, maintaining relations with allied industry groups as architects and users of construction, provide representation on employee benefit plans and apprentice programs, supply bid assistance to members, and provide an appropriate business and social meeting schedule.
      • http://www.contractorswillgrundy.org
      • CAWGC@aol.com
      • 233 N. Springfield Avenue
        Joliet, IL, 60435

      • (815) 741-1455
      • (815) 741-2165

  • Fox Valley General Contractors Association
    Serving the construction industry for over 50 years
      • The Fox Valley General Contractors Association services members in the Fox Valley area and beyond. Among its many services are: *Educating our youth - the future of our industry-through networking and mentoring. *Educational seminars and symposiums...two tiered...for top management supervisors and foremen personnel *Labor negotiations...for those firms who desire the Association to represent them in collective bargaining *Legislative information and action *A monthly newsletter *Social activities
      • http://www.fvgca.org
      • Ron Ahlman
      • Executive Director
      • (630) 443-0055
      • (630) 443-0057
      • Rona@fvgca.org

  • FWC - Federation of Women Contractors
    Committed to the advancement of entrepreneurial women in the construction industry.
      • Non profit organization committed to the advancement of entrepreneurial women in the construction industry. FWC is committed to advocating for women owned businesses in the construction industry through political and economic empowerment.
      • http://www.fwcchicago.com
      • Sandra Gidley
      • Administrator
      • (312) 360-1122
      • (312) 360-0239
      • fwcchicago@aol.com
      • 330 South Wells St., Suite 1110
        Chicago, IL, 60606

      • (312) 360-1122
      • (312) 360-0239

  • Lake County Contractors Association
    Serving Lake County since 1947
      • Lake County Contractors represents commercial, industrial contractors and subcontractors working in Lake County, providing members with current information, safety training, labor relations and networking opportunities.
      • http://www.lcca-il.org
      • Gary Dowty
      • Executive Vice President
      • (847) 623-2345 ext. 2
      • (847) 623-2349
      • gdowty@lcca-il.org
      • 1312 Washington
        Waukegan, IL, 60085-5392

      • (847) 623-2345
      • (847) 623-2349

  • MCA - Chicago
    Mechanical Contractor's Association
      • The Mechanical Contractors Association of Chicago is the voice of the union mechanical contracting industry in Chicago, serving area firms engaged in the installation of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and process piping. The Association provides a variety of services to its members, from labor relations and communications to educational seminars and programs to government affairs and engineering services — and more. MCA provides its members with the most up-to-date information in every way, whether it's a new government regulation or an advance in technology. It's all part of the purpose at MCA that hasn't wavered for more than 100 years: helping members meet the changing demands of doing business every day.
      • http://www.mca.org/
      • Jackie Touhy
      • Director of Member Services
      • jtouhy@mca.org
      • 1530 Merchandise Mart
        Chicago, IL, 60654

      • (312) 670-6740
      • (312) 670-0811

  • Public Building Commission of Chicago
    The Public Building Commission (PBC) continues to touch the lives of Chicagoans in virtually every neighborhood through its wide range of innovative projects.
      • Recognizing the need for professional management of public construction projects, Mayor Richard J. Daley in 1956 formed the Public Building Commission of Chicago to oversee and help ensure quality facilities, an important goal that continues to lie at the heart of the organization. PBC Chairman Mayor Richard M. Daley is joined on the board by 10 other Chicago business and civic leaders whose dedication to the city and its communities has led them to volunteer their time. Since its inception almost 45 years ago, the PBC has enhanced education, safety and recreation in every community by building and renovating hundreds of schools, libraries, parks, police stations and other facilities. As part of Mayor Daley's Neighborhoods Alive! 21 program, the PBC over the next four years will build or restore more than 100 public facilities, marking the most productive period in its history. PBC clients include the City of Chicago, Cook County, Chicago Public Library, the Chicago Public Schools, the Chicago Park District and City Colleges. Beginning with land acquisition, the PBC's professional staff manage each project through planning, environmental assessment, architectural drawings, construction and interior design, functioning as an important link between clients and contractors.
      • http://www.pbcchicago.com
      • Mary Pat Witry
      • Director of External Affairs
      • (312) 744-3090
      • (312) 744-8005
      • mpwitry@ci.chi.il.us
      • Richard J. Daley Center Room 200
        Chicago, IL, 60602


  • Texas Construction Association, Inc.
    Representing Texas Subcontractors and Suppliers
      • The Texas Construction Association was established in 1998 by Texas construction subcontractor and supplier organizations to promote the political and legislative interest of these organizations in Texas. TCA is comprised of 14 association members. These associations have over 1,500 subcontractor and supplier companies as their members and represent over 30,000 employees.
      • http://www.texcon.org
      • webmaster@texcon.org
      • 602 West 13th Street
        Austin, TX, 78701-1705

      • (512) 473-3773
      • (512) 473-3777

  • UCA - Illinois
    Underground Contractors Association of Illinois
      • A statewide association of contractors and suppliers.
      • http://www.uca.org
      • Dave Benjamin
      • Executive Director
      • (847) 299-6930
      • (847) 827-6930
      • DBenjamin@uca.org
      • 3158 S. River Rd. Suite 135
        Des Plaines, IL, 60018

      • (847) 299-6930
      • (847) 827-6930