AGC of Ohio has a comprehensive governmental affairs program coordinated through the AGC of Ohio Board of Directors and the committees. AGC of Ohio lobbies and educates the state legislature and other elected officials about business and construction-related issues, either alone or in conjunction with other business associations, and works with state agencies on issues of concern to AGC of Ohio members. The association also raises money to assist legislators and candidates for statewide office who support commercial contractors and the commercial building industry. Read More...
- Build Ohio
AGC of Ohio’s Build Ohio awards program has grown to be Ohio’s most
recognizable commercial building event. Member companies enter completed
projects in one of seven categories. Winning projects receive the
prestigious bronze and green marble Build Ohio award. Learn More...
- Safety Awards
Two safety awards programs are held annually to recognize contractors’
safety efforts. The Construction Safety Excellence Awards recognizes
contractors for their overall safety program; and the National AGC
Safety Awards program awards Certificates of Commendation for low
incidence rates. Learn More...
- Pinnacle Award
AGC of Ohio created the Pinnacle Award for Lifetime Achievement to distinguish those that remain active in AGC of Ohio long after serving in a direct leadership role. Read More...
AGC of Ohio has a wide variety of resources to assist in companies’ day-to-day business. Some of the many resources include labor law posters, Construction Spanish translation booklets, training resource library, and construction-related books. Learn More...
AGC of Ohio has negotiated special discounts and services with select member benefit companies, including: Beeline Purchasing; CareWorks; CareWorksComp; Enterprise; GM Fleet; National Purchasing Partners; Ohio Construction Connection.EDUCATION
In addition to seminars and educational programs, AGC of Ohio hosts forums to bring members together to discuss topics of mutual concern. The AGC office houses a library with resources to help train employees. Topics include safety training, project management, and craft training.
AGC OF AMERICA E-FORUMSPROJECT DELIVERY SYSTEMS
AGC e-Forums are topical discussion lists that allow members to directly discuss work related issues with their colleagues (and AGC staff) across the industry. Many e-Forums are open to the public, although some need approval from the list moderator before you will be allowed to subscribe. Learn More...
AGC of Ohio addresses issues related to methods of construction. The association works with state officials on construction documents and contracting and with other construction associations on issues of mutual concern.
- Building Ohio
The Building Ohio newsletter covers AGC of Ohio and member news, AGC of
America information and other matters of interest to commercial
contractors. Safety Update informs members of safety-related news,
including OSHA regulatory and enforcement activities, construction
safety tips and advice, equipment recalls, and AGC of Ohio safety
meetings and event notices. View Newsletter...
- Safety Update
- Government Affairs Update
The Government Affairs Update provides information about AGC of Ohio’s
advocacy efforts and government-related issues of interest to the
commercial building industry. The printed Build Ohio Preview recognizes
the efforts of Ohio contractors and those entered in AGC of Ohio’s Build
Ohio awards competition.
- AGC of America Newsletter
AGC of America Newsletters cover a broad range of topics, some of which
are available exclusively to members only. Learn More...
AGC of Ohio’s Safety Committee provides advocacy on safety and workers’ compensation-related issues, networking opportunities and educational programs for construction safety professionals.SPECIAL EVENTS
Four major annual events bring a large number of contractors from all over Ohio together: AGC of Ohio’s annual convention, which usually takes place in a warm, exotic locale; the Build Ohio Celebration
that honors the accomplishments of the commercial construction industry and recognizes excellence in construction; a Safety Luncheon
that honors companies’ safety achievements; and a golf outing that benefits the AGC of Ohio Education Foundation.
WORKERS' COMPENSATION PROGRAM
Administered by CareWorksComp, the AGC of Ohio Group Workers’ Compensation Program saves companies a significant amount of money on their workers’ compensation premiums.
WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT & SCHOLARSHIPS
AGC of Ohio and its members participate in the Construction Futures Campaign, which was created by AGC of America to promote construction as a career and improve the quality of future contractors. AGC members and staff work with government entities, education facilities, career centers and the public to educate them about the industry and better its image.
AGC of Ohio has an extensive scholarship program where the association, divisions and members sponsor scholarships under the auspices of the AGC of Ohio Education Foundation. Learn More...
AGC of Ohio, in conjunction with the other AGC-affiliated associations across Ohio created www.BuildOhio.org
. The website serves as a one-stop-shop for information about construction careers and pathways into the industry. View Site...