Mobile AGC Member Power, Inc. featured on WKRG News 5

Power Incorporated’s new crane  has made the news with it’s size and unique abilities.   WKRG News 5 reported on this unique crane on November 2nd.   One of only 27 cranes this size in the entire nation,  Power, Incorporated’s new crane can lift over 1 million pounds and is 490 feet tall. Power, Incorporated Owner William Dickerson said the crane …

AGC of America Reports Construction Spending Edges Down in September

CONSTRUCTION SPENDING EDGES DOWN IN SEPTEMBER AND IS UP MODESTLY FOR THE FIRST NINE MONTHS OF THE YEAR AMID PRIVATE-SECTOR GROWTH & PUBLIC-SECTOR DECLINES Construction Officials Caution that Declining Public-Sector Investments in Infrastructure are Undermining Sector’s Recovery, Urge Congress to Pass Water Measure and Voters to Pass Building and Repair Measures Construction spending remained in a yearlong holding pattern in …

Local Contractor Seeking Safety Director

H. O. Weaver & Sons, Inc. is seeking an experienced construction safety director to coordinate the safety effort of its asphalt manufacturing, paving and construction operations. The applicant must have road and site construction experience including Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices, flagger safety, working with road crews and experience in equipment safety, excavation safety, asphalt plant operations and be …

City of Mobile Cruise Terminal Update

City of Mobile, Cruise Terminal The City of Mobile is excited to be able to welcome Carnival Cruise Lines back to the area.  As part of Mayor Sandy Stimpson’s plan to create a ‘Destination Mobile’ and provide a world-class cruise facility; WHLC’s, Fairhope, AL interior designer, Alice Cutright, was asked to create a concept to update the public spaces of …

Alabama Concrete Pipe Association Fall Seminar November 4th

November 4 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm ALDOT Regional Office – Mobile, 1701 I-65 West Service Rd. N. Mobile, AL 36618 United States + Google Map Alabama Concrete Pipe Association’s  Fall Seminar – “America’s PipeTM” will be held in Mobile this Friday, November 4th beginning at 8:00 A.M. at ALDOT’s Regional Office:  1701 I-65 West Service Rd. Mobile AL …

Ads Now being Sold for Mobile Section’s Annual Magazine

The Associate Boards of the Mobile and Northwest Florida Sections of AlabamaAGC will be honoring  “full contractor members” during the 2017 Installation of Officers and Directors/Contractor Appreciation Luncheon which is scheduled for Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 11:30 A.M. at the Country Club of Mobile.    We have arranged for Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson to be our guest speaker. Your Associate Board …

OSHA Record Keeping Rule Update

As you may have read in earlier AGC correspondence, OSHA announced its new Recordkeeping Rule in May of this year.  This rule as written has led much to confusion and many questions.  The rule if enacted could impact post-accident drug testing and safety incentive programs for employers.  Due to pending litigation, enforcement of the rule has been delayed until December 1, …