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Nov 03, 2017, 11:16 ET Carolinas AGC Observes Careers in Construction Month in a Variety of Ways

Earlier this year, Carolinas AGC asked Governors in both North and South Carolina to name October "Careers in Construction Month", to promote...


Aug 28, 2017, 08:10 ET Construction Leader Touts Construction Jobs

Tim Clancy, President of Clancy & Theys Construction Company and a longtime member of Carolinas AGC, promoted well-paying, high-tech jobs...


Aug 10, 2017, 07:45 ET Carolinas' Construction Leaders Honored

Carolinas AGC (CAGC) proudly announces the Carolinas AGC 2017 Hall of Fame and Hall of Fame Legacy winners. These prestigious awards honor...


Aug 07, 2017, 07:45 ET Construction's Young Leaders Honored by Carolinas AGC

Carolinas AGC (CAGC) proudly announces the 2017 Top Young Leader Awards. These prestigious awards honor CAGC individual members 40 years or younger...


Aug 04, 2017, 07:36 ET Carolinas AGC Helps Displaced Workers Fill Construction Jobs Available throughout SC & NC

Carolinas AGC (CAGC) is helping lead efforts to employ thousands of construction workers who have been displaced by the shutdown of the V.C. Summer...


Jun 21, 2017, 11:50 ET Construction Foundation Awards 2017 Scholarships

CAGC Foundation announces the 2017 CAGC Foundation Scholarship awards honoring three individuals entering the construction industry (Four-Year...


May 22, 2017, 13:10 ET Work Zone Safety Bill Will Save Lives

Carolinas AGC (CAGC) is celebrating the passage of the Work Zone Safety Bill, legislation that will save lives for the construction industry and...


May 16, 2017, 13:27 ET CAGC Sees Success in Long-Term, Sustainable Road Funding

Carolinas AGC (CAGC), the construction trade association for the Carolinas, celebrates big wins for the construction industry in South Carolina...


Apr 24, 2017, 09:23 ET Mobile Workshop Promotes Construction & Other Industries

A small coalition made up of Carolinas AGC, the SC Trucking Association, the SC Homebuilders, and the SC Forestry Association have tirelessly...


Feb 08, 2017, 11:16 ET Build Your Career Program to Tackle Construction Workforce Shortage

The CAGC Foundation announces the launch of a construction industry-wide program, Build Your Career, to help tackle the biggest challenge in North...


Jan 30, 2017, 06:45 ET Pinnacle Winners Enhance The Carolinas Construction Industry

On January 28, 2017, Carolinas AGC (CAGC) bestowed the 2016 Pinnacle Awards to four construction projects which enhance their communities, and the...


Jan 18, 2017, 07:30 ET CAGC Foundation Announces 2017 Board of Trustees

Carolinas Associated General Contractors (Carolinas AGC) is pleased to announce the CAGC Foundation 2017 Board of Trustees: Chair: Claudia Dodgen,...


Jan 18, 2017, 07:30 ET Carolinas AGC Announces 2017 Board of Directors

Carolinas Associated General Contractors (Carolinas AGC) is pleased to announce the 2016 Board of Directors: Chair: Marty McKee, King Asphalt,...


Oct 05, 2016, 08:00 ET CAGC Presents Association Excellence in Washington D.C.

With 210 Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) chapter representatives from across the nation present in Washington, D.C. on September...


Aug 26, 2016, 10:15 ET New Federal "Fair Play" (aka "Contractor Blacklisting") Rules Released

On August 24, the White House released final regulations and guidance on the so-called "contractor blacklisting" rules. The final rules are being...


Aug 03, 2016, 07:00 ET Construction's Rising Leaders Honored by Carolinas AGC

 Carolinas AGC (CAGC) proudly announces the inaugural class of 2016 Top Young Leader Awards. These prestigious awards honor CAGC...


Aug 02, 2016, 09:11 ET Carolinas' Construction Leaders Honored

 Carolinas AGC (CAGC) proudly announces the Carolinas AGC inaugural Class of 2016 Hall of Fame and Hall of Fame Legacy winners. These...


Mar 16, 2016, 13:25 ET NC Voters Overwhelmingly Approve $2 Billion Bonds for Construction

In great news for taxpayers and the construction industry, voters across North Carolina on Tuesday, March 15, in a two-thirds vote, approved...


Mar 01, 2016, 09:03 ET CAGC Leads All Industries in Connect NC Bond Campaign Fundraising

As one of the few industry associations actively raising money for the $2 billion Connect Bond Campaign, Carolinas AGC has confirmed pledges that...


Feb 04, 2016, 07:05 ET CAGC Foundation Announces 2016 Board of Trustees

Carolinas Associated General Contractors (Carolinas AGC) is pleased to announce the CAGC Foundation 2016 Board of Trustees: Chair: Greg Hughes,...


Feb 03, 2016, 07:05 ET Carolinas AGC Announces 2016 Board of Directors

 Carolinas Associated General Contractors (Carolinas AGC) is pleased to announce the 2016 Board of Directors. Chair: Edison Cassels, Edison...


Feb 02, 2016, 07:00 ET 2015 Pinnacle Winners Enhance The Carolinas & Advance The Construction Industry

 On January 30, 2016, Carolinas AGC (CAGC) bestowed the 2015 Pinnacle Awards—the most prestigious recognition in the Carolinas...


Dec 03, 2015, 07:45 ET NC Governor Stresses Need For Transportation, Building And Utility Funding

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory, during a meeting with nearly 120 Carolinas AGC (CAGC) members (construction contractors and suppliers) said...


Dec 02, 2015, 07:45 ET Pro-Employee/Union-Free - A Carolinas' Tradition

 North Carolina and South Carolina have a tradition of maintaining a pro-employee/union-free workforce, which is stronger today than ever due...


Oct 23, 2015, 07:00 ET Construction Firms Urged To Take 13 Steps To Improve Workplace Safety Amid Rise In Construction Fatalities

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and Carolinas Associated General Contractors (CAGC) are urging commercial construction firms...