South Alabama Construction News Magazine – January 2017

Click here to view our January 2017 Issue of our Annual Magazine featuring: Mobile Section and Northwest Florida Officers and Directors 2017 Economic Outlooks 2016 Year in Review Contractor Spotlights Copies of the magazine are available at the Mobile Section office and will be presented at the Annual Meeting January 25th!

2016 Bonanza Day Recap

Please click below to view the 2016 Bonanza Day Recap with Results, Photos, and Appreciation to our Sponsors. 2016 Bonanza Day Recap with Results, Photos, and Sponsors The Committee reports that the official entry list grew to over 500 for our 48th Annual Rodeo August 12th & 13th even with rain and rough seas!  Chairmen R. J. Gonzales and Lee …

Mobile County “Pay As You Go Road Program”

  The 2016 November 8th Ballot will include Mobile County’s 2016-2018  “Pay As You Go” Road Program  Referendum. We realize the election is still over two (2) months away, however; this is a very important issue and we urge you to help us in our endeavor to make sure this referendum is approved. Please begin now, educating your employees, co-workers, …

7th Annual Worlds of Opportunity Career Expo

The 7th Annual Worlds of Opportunity Career Expo sponsored by Southwest Alabama Workforce Development Council (SAWDC) will be held September 21-22, 2016 at the Mobile Civic Center. We are expecting over 10,000 8th grade students, teachers, and counselors from eight (8) Southwest Alabama Counties to attend. The World of Construction & Safety hopes to introduce as many students as possible to our industry. If you …

DataDigest September 6, 2016 by Ken Simonson, AGC of America Economist

Contractors Again Report Difficulty Filling Jobs – Filling craft positions and some salaried positions remains a challenge for contractors, according to participants in AGC’s 2016 Workforce Survey, though slightly less so than in 2015. More than two-thirds (69%) of the 1,459 respondents stated they were having a hard time filling some hourly craft positions, AGC reported on September 1st. In …

AGC Annual Crawfish Boil

Thanks for coming out! We had a great turnout this year at the annual AGC Crawfish Boil. We appreciate all who were involved to make this year’s even another great success!