What We Offer
AGC Florida East Coast has a powerful voice in local, state and national politics. We are committed to addressing the legislative issues facing the commercial construction industry and growing the construction economy.
Education & Training
AGC Florida East Coast Chapter offers a robust education program, providing members with essential knowledge and training on critical issues such as supervisory training, compliance, safety, and project-delivery methods.
Discount Programs, such as Verizon, Fastenal and others, provide access to high-quality services, cutting-edge technology and top-of-the-line products, all while providing member companies with significant savings to their bottom line.
CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYMENT RISES BY 14,000 IN AUGUST AND 177,000 IN 12 MONTHS; LOW UNEMPLOYMENT RATE, ASSOCIATION SURVEY INDICATE WORKER SHORTAGE
Average Hourly Earnings in Construction Top Private Sector Average by 9.7 Percent as Construction Firms Continue to Boost Pay and Benefits in Effort to Attract and Retain Qualified Hourly Craft Workers Construction employment increased by 14,000 jobs in August and by...read more
CONSTRUCTION SPENDING EDGES HIGHER IN JULY BUT DECREASES YEAR-TO-DATE AS DECLINE IN SINGLE-FAMILY HOMEBUILDING OFFSETS MULTIFAMILY AND NONRESIDENTIAL INCREASES
Association Survey Finds Contractors Remain Eager to Hire but Report Continuing Difficulty in Filling Hourly Craft Positions; Officials Urge Increase in Career and Technical Education, Greater Immigration for Qualified Workers Construction spending inched up less than...read more
CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYMENT INCREASES IN 255 OUT OF 358 METRO AREAS IN PAST YEAR AS LABOR SHORTAGES LIKELY HELD BACK MORE HIRING, NEW SURVEY FINDS
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, Calif. and Spokane-Spokane Valley, Wash. Have Largest Gains While Baton Rouge, La. and Watertown-Fort Drum, N.Y. Lag as Association Calls for Focus on Career Training Construction employment grew in 255, or 71 percent, out of 358 metro...read more