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November 24, 2015

"ABC - The Construction Association of Choice"   

The Project of the Year Winners Announced at 2016 Excellence in Construction Awards Night


General Contractor Project of the Year
Rodgers Builders, Inc.
CHS Women's Center, CEP, and Helipad

Specialty Contractor Project of the Year
Starr Electric Company, Inc.
Lenovo Corporate Interiors & Data Center

Green Award Winner
Choate Construction Company
Marsico Hall at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Free Enterprise Award Winner
Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC
WakeMed North Women's Hospital Expansion

Carolinas Design-Build Award Winner
Adams Electric Company
Caesarstone Technologies USA Manufacturing Facility

Carolinas Best in BIM Award Winner
Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC
WakeMed North Women's Hospital Expansion
Sen. Marco Rubio Addresses ABC Member Concerns During Industry TeleForum

Presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) Nov. 3 addressed and responded to questions from members of a coalition of major nationwide business groups in a TeleForum. Rubio answered questions from members of ABC, Associated General Contractors, Business-Industry Political Action Committee, National Association of Manufacturers, National Federation of Independent Business and National Retail Federation. 

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ABC Member Companies Win Big at Construction Users Roundtable Safety Awards

ABC member companies were honored by the Construction Users Roundtable (CURT) as they accepted eight of nine Construction Industry Safety Excellence (CISE) awards at the Nov. 10 CURT National Awards gala in Houston, Texas.

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Compliance Alert-ACA Employer Reporting Requirements-Deadlines Approaching

Are you in compliance with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) reporting requirements? To learn about the reporting requirements and important upcoming deadlines, a webinar presented by ABC's general counsel, Littler Mendelson is available for ABC members to view, which can be found. A login is required to view the webinar titled "Compliance Alert-Learn About the Affordable Care Act's New Reporting Requirements for 2015" and a PowerPoint is also available.

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David Chapin Elected to Lead ABC in 2016; Chuck Goodrich is Chair-Elect

During its Nov. 10 meeting in San Diego, Calif., the ABC Board of Directors elected David Chapin, president of Willmar Electric Service, Lincoln, Neb., to serve as the association's 2016 national chair. Chuck Goodrich of Gaylor Electric, Inc. in Noblesville, Ind., was elected to serve as ABC's 2016 chair-elect.

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New ABC Members for November
  1. Absolute Fire Control, Inc.
  2. Williams Fire Sprinkler
  3. Job Ready Services LLC
  4. Seretta Construction Mid-Atlantic, LLC
  5. EMH&T
  6. SmartCore Electric
  7. WBM Group, PLLC
  8. Interstate Electric Co. LLC
Executive Club Member of the Month: 
Edifice, Inc.

For more information regarding Edifice, Inc., 



ABC Calendar of Events


December Events


2 - Toys for Tots Social-Fayetteville


3 - Lowcountry Meet the Generals/Holiday Social


9 - Toys for Tots Social-Triangle


10 - Toys for Tots Social - Triad


15 - Toys for Tots Social/Oyster Roast - Coastal


16 - Upstate Holiday Social


16 - Columbia Holiday Social


17 - Toys for Tots Social-Charlotte




ABC Calendar of Training


December Training


3 - Trenching Competent-Charlotte


4 - Qualified Rigger - Charlotte


4 - First Aid/CPR - Charlotte


9 - OSHA 10-Charlotte


9 - OSHA 30 - Charlotte


16 - OSHA 30 - Charlotte





Only 4 weekends remain until the holidays are here!!!

Join us for our December Holiday Socials

Please remember to bring a toy for a child in need!

Check out our December calendar on our website for details.


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Contact Information 

Charlotte Office & Carolinas Construction Institute:
610 Minuet Lane
Charlotte, NC 28217
p: 704.367.1331
f: 704.367.1380
Triangle Office:
821 Perry Road
Apex, NC 27502
p: 919.267.6428
f: 919.267.6546
Low Country Office:
1276 Royal Troon Ct.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466 
p: 843.860.3634
f: 888.664.6172


Government Affairs:
821 Perry Road
Apex, NC 27502
p: 919.267.6428
f: 919.267.6546