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Proposal to Create New Temporary Worker Visa System for Construction and Other Industries Will Boost Economy, Cut Illegal Immigration

Construction Official Urges Congress to Act on Proposed New Legislation Introduced by Congressmen Francis Rooney & Lloyd Smucker that Will Establish First-Ever Temporary Visa Program for Construction The Chief Executive Officer of the Associated General Contractors of America, Stephen E. Sandherr, urged Congress to act quickly on the Workforce for an Expanding Economy Act that [...]

2019-03-18T20:45:44+00:00March 18th, 2019|News, Press Releases|

Denis Landry of Scarborough Selected as AGC Maine Board President

SOUTH PORTLAND — The Associated General Contractors of Maine held their 68th annual meeting recently at the Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks. 2017-2018 Board President Jon Smith of Great Falls Construction officially passed the gavel to Denis Landry of Landry/French Construction. Denis will serve as AGC Maine Board President for a two-year term. As President [...]

2019-03-18T20:17:38+00:00January 31st, 2019|News, Press Releases|

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|