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Eleven Firms Receive National Safety Awards from AGC America

Twenty-six Maine Construction Businesses Recognized for Safety Program Participation  November 14, 2018, Augusta, Maine-The Associated General Contractors of Maine held their annual Safety Awards Dinner recently at the Senator Inn in Augusta. Since 1926 The National AGC Safety Awards (NASA) has been an ongoing effort to recognize achievements and provide a program that evaluates participant [...]

2018-11-16T11:08:42+00:00November 16th, 2018|News, Press Releases|

Shaw Brothers Honored with AGC Maine’s Most Prestigious Award

Jon Shaw and Dan Shaw Earn Top Honors (Photo: Mark Curtis, Jon Shaw, Dan Shaw, Jon Smith) October 20, 2018, Bar Harbor, Maine-Nearly two-hundred contractors recently gathered in Bar Harbor to celebrate AGC Maine’s Major Achievement in Construction Award (MAC) winners Jon Shaw and Dan Shaw. The Gorham Brothers started Shaw Brothers construction in 1977 [...]

2018-10-31T15:08:44+00:00October 31st, 2018|News, Press Releases|

NEW HOUSE TRANSPORTATION PROPOSAL PROVIDES A SENSIBLE APPROACH TO FINANCING NEEDED IMPROVEMENTS TO PUBLIC INFRASTRUCTURE 

Long-Term Measure’s Modest Increases to User Fees Will Provide a Fiscally Responsible Approach to Funding Upgrades to Aging and Over-Burdened Roads, Waterways and Public Buildings The chief executive officer of the Associated General Contractors of America, Stephen E. Sandherr, released the following statement in reaction to the release of discussion draft infrastructure proposal by the [...]

2018-07-26T10:22:41+00:00July 26th, 2018|News, Press Releases|

PASSAGE OF ACT TO BOOST CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION WILL HELP ADDRESS GROWING SHORTAGE OF QUALIFIED CONSTRUCTION WORKERS 

Congressional Approval is an Important Step in Addressing Skills Gap by Making It Easier for School Officials to Set up and Support Programs Exposing Students to High-Paying Careers Like Construction The chief executive officer of the Associated General Contractors of America, Stephen E. Sandherr, released the following statement in reaction to the passage of the [...]

2018-07-26T08:49:00+00:00July 26th, 2018|News, Press Releases|

Tonya Shevenell, a Maine Native and Cornell Graduate, has Joined the Team at Associated General Contractors of Maine

July 5, 2018, Augusta, Maine- Tonya Shevenell is the new Director of Member Engagement at the Associated General Contractors of Maine. She joined the association as AGC America celebrates their 100th Anniversary, “The history of construction in America and our home State of Maine is something we should continue to celebrate by building a stronger [...]

2018-07-05T11:38:01+00:00July 5th, 2018|News, Press Releases|