Affordable Housing Sector Lauds Federal Fix to Antiquated Accessibility Rules

The Maine Affordable Housing Coalition (MAHC) and its 123 member organizations across the state are celebrating the publication of a long-awaited Notice by the federal Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) that finally allows for the exclusive application of modern accessibility codes in the creation and renovation of affordable housing. Prior to the posting of the Notice last Friday, developers, architects and contractors using HUD funds were obligated to […]

AGC Maine Receives National Safety Award and Continues to Improve Training Opportunities

AGC Maine Receives National Safety Award and Continues to Improve Training Opportunities

Free Fall Protection Courses Offered in Portland and Bangor Augusta, Maine, May 22, 2014 – The Associated General Contractors of Maine received national recognition this week when they received a national safety award. AGC of America analyzes membership data provided for the National AGC Safety Awards, and this year, the overall incident rate for AGC Maine members earned the chapter the award for first place nationwide. “It’s great to know […]

Six Maine Companies Win Awards for Best Projects of the Year

Augusta, Maine, April 25, 2014 – Spring weather is finally here and construction activity is picking up across the state. So it is fitting that the Associated General Contractors of Maine held their 2014 Build Maine Awards at the Augusta Civic Center last Wednesday April 16th, awarding the prestigious Build Maine Award to six Maine companies for projects they completed in the last year. Judges representing the design, engineering, and […]