Bob “RJ” Grondin Recognized for Lifetime Achievement

Bob “RJ” Grondin Recognized for Lifetime Achievement

August 10,2014 Newry, Maine – The Associated General Contractors of Maine presented Bob “RJ” Grondin with the Major Achievement in Construction Award Saturday evening. RJ is the founder of RJ Grondin & Sons Construction headquartered in Gorham, Maine. During the 1950s he worked on his family cattle farm in Gorham. He learned quickly that other opportunities existed in the area and began delivering loam and other materials using farm equipment. […]

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 […]