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7 trends that will shape commercial construction in 2019
Tuesday, January 10, 2019
Is a trend really a trend if it repeats year after year? That's a valid concern in the commercial construction world. For a competitive and fragmented industry that happens to be resistant to some of the rapid evolution noted in others, participants and observers are continually seeing some of the same glacial movements take center stage.
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NJBIA and Hudson County Chamber of Commerce Join Lawsuit Challenging Jersey City Payroll Tax
Tuesday, January 4, 2019
The New Jersey Business & Industry Association and the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce have joined a lawsuit filed by various businesses, labor unions and special improvement districts...
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Carpenter Contractor Trust Wins Construction Marketer of the Year Award
Tuesday, January 4, 2019
Union Carpenter & Construction Marketing Leads Winners Garnering 12 Additional Marketing Awards
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Ross Pepe Named to Westchester’s Power 50
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Veteran construction industry executive, Ross Pepe, topped the Who’s Who's list of Westchester’s 50 most powerful and influential leaders.
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SWACCA Applauds National Apprenticeship Week
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
SWACCA partnered with the Department of Labor to highlight the value of high-quality Registered Apprenticeship Programs.
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Libertae House In Bensalem Gets A Fix-Up
Thursday, October 18, 2018
With the help of some volunteers, a house in Bucks County known to help women with drug addictions has been all fixed up.
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Long Island Training Center Showcases Its Renovations
Thursday, October 4, 2018
The 45,000 square foot facility underwent a significant renovation to improve operations and to meet the training needs of the industry.
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UBC Sisters in the Brotherhood Conference A Success
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Female carpenters joined together for the UBC Sisters in the Brotherhood Conference, held in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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The Labor Leader: Peter J. McGuire
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Peter J. McGuire was the driving force behind gaining national acceptance for the eight-hour workday and laying the foundation for a five-day workweek
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Philadelphia Summer Camp Provides Young Women With An Insight Into The Construction Industry
Thursday, August 16, 2018
The goal of this program is to provide young women with the opportunity to enhance their knowledge within the construction industry and educate them about the endless possibilities that are available to them by pursuing the trades.
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Alan Seidman Honored by the Orange County Citizens Foundation
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
The Orange County Citizens Foundation awards the Ottaway Medal to an individual that has contributed significantly to improving the quality of life in Orange County.
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Eliminate and Energize: The Plague of the Underground Construction Economy
Thursday, July 19, 2018
As we learned from a Stockton study in 2016, the underground economy in New Jersey’s construction industry has devastating effects on contractors, craft workers and the economic vitality of the state.
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The Carpenter Contractor Trust awarded ‘Outstanding Employer Award’ by SUNY College and Career Counseling Center
Thursday, June 28, 2018
On June 7th, the State University of New York College and Career Counseling Center (SUNY CCCC) hosted their Fourth Annual Awards, Bell Ringing and Recognition Ceremony at SUNY Schenectady County Community College’s main campus, in Schenectady, NY
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A.O.W. Associates are Top Contenders at CANstruction Exhibit
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Benjamin Boswell was honored by the Food Pantry with the Young Ambassador Helping Fight Hunger Award and has served as the Captain of the A.O.W.’s CANstruction team from the start resulting in them raising a staggering $50,000 and counting...
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