AGC Association News

Your AGC membership pays

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 24, 2017

AGC members are eligible to participate in more than 20 discount programs specially designed to meet the needs of contractors. Whether you are looking to purchase a new vehicle for your fleet or for ways to cut costs on fuel and shipping, AGC programs can save you money. Enroll and maximize the value of your membership. Learn more at

FedEx Advantage® Program

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 24, 2017

AGC members receive discounts of up to 29% on select FedEx Express® and FedEx Ground® shipping services, up to 70% on FedEx Freight® shipping services. There are no costs and no minimum shipping, copy or print requirements to take advantage of this great member benefit. Learn more.

Constructor Marketplace: Search for contractor services and construction supplies in one place

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 21, 2017

Need a vendor? Reach thousands of suppliers and service providers in one place: AGC's official purchasing directory, Constructor Marketplace. This site places you in contact with vendors from more than 50 categories -- everything from acoustical and drywall to windows -- quickly, so you can get the materials or the help you need to get the job done right. Use Constructor Marketplace's free Request for Proposal (RFP) Automator to request custom project bids from multiple Marketplace vendors with just a few clicks. Advertising is available: Place your products or services in front of thousands of contractors per month, one-third of whom are repeat visitors. For more information about advertising, email Jamie Williams at To add your basic listing or update a listing, email Tracy Venzen at This Buyers' Guide is not the AGC Online Member Directory. To access the AGC Member Directory, please visit

AGC Members get big incentives on Ford Commercial Fleet Vehicles

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 21, 2017

As a qualified Association Member with an active Ford Commercial Fleet Identification Number, AGC Members have the opportunity to receive significant discounts on new Ford fleet vehicle purchases. Combined with Ford's National Commercial Fleet Incentive Program (56M), qualifying AGC Members can save as much as $2,000+ off select vehicles. Learn more and save on your fleet purchase.

Save on fuel -- AGC BP discount programs

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 20, 2017

AGC members can save up to 6 cents on every gallon. With special tiered rebates on purchases at BP and a 1.5-cent rebate on all gasoline and diesel purchases at other brands, you'll save with every fill up. Last year, AGC members saved $1.1 million on over 25 million gallons of fuel. Don't miss out -- learn more and join in on the savings.

The latest news for your business

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 20, 2017

AGC's coverage of legislation, environmental regulations, association education resources, construction economic data, and more is now available in a single spot at AGC News. Bookmark, and check often for the latest construction industry news updates.

AGC's Data DIGest

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 19, 2017

Data DIGest is your source for the latest economic news relevant to the construction industry with commentary and analysis from AGC Chief Economist Ken Simonson. It brings you actionable information to stay ahead of the curve on issues such as materials, prices, construction employment, and state-by-state construction trends. Subscribe here.

AGC members -- A private offer from GM

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 19, 2017

When it comes time to buy a new vehicle, your AGC membership pays. We know how hard you work, so we're going to help you lighten your load. AGC members save up to $1,000 off the purchase or lease of most new GM vehicles. Learn more.

ConsensusDocs updates industry best practice standard contracts

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 18, 2017

The ConsensusDocs Coalition recently published comprehensive revisions to its most used prime and subcontract agreements. The new contracts address industry changes impacting insurance, legal, and technology. ConsensusDocs is an unprecedented coalition of 40 leading design and construction industry associations. Learn more.

AGC members -- A special offer on Chrysler®, Jeep®, Dodge® and Ram® vehicles

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 18, 2017

AGC members receive $500 off the lowest negotiated price on the purchase or lease of many of the most popular vehicles in the Chrysler lineup. Among the Chrysler®, Jeep®, Dodge® and Ram® lineup and the FIAT® 500L, there's something for everyone. AGC members are also eligible to choose from one of four On The Job program benefits, including commercial upfit, graphic allowance, maintenance package and a Bosch toolkit. Learn more.

Construction State Law Matrix

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 17, 2017

The Construction State Law Matrix is the most comprehensive, definitive and concise publication available, covering all aspects of state laws that may affect your public or private construction project. This essential resource, for use before completing any construction contract in the United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico, ensures compliance and enforceability under state law. To find out more about the State Law Matrix or to review a free sample, go to

Get social: Follow AGC today and join the conversation

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 17, 2017

Follow AGC on Facebook and Twitter and be the first to know about important news related to construction and AGC. Follow us on both and add to the discussion by visiting Facebook and Twitter. You can also connect with us on LinkedIn and see what we're up to on YouTube and Instagram.

Construction group unveils steps to improve worker safety as 239 out of 358 metro areas add jobs

AGC SmartBrief | Apr 05, 2017

AGC unveiled a new study designed to improve the safety of construction workers as it announced that two-thirds of metro areas added construction jobs during the past 12 months. Association officials said the new safety study is designed to help construction firms prevent workplace fatalities and injuries. "We all share a common goal: getting to zero construction fatalities," said Stephen Sandherr, the association's chief executive officer. "This report offers the kind of data and recommendations needed to help construction firms achieve that goal." Read more.

2017 National Work Zone Awareness Week highlights dangers to workers

AGC SmartBrief | Mar 27, 2017

Please complete a brief survey to help us promote work zone safety during the summer driving season

To get a better handle on the impact of vehicle crashes at AGC member work sites, we have prepared this brief survey. Please take a few minutes to complete it today. The deadline to complete this survey is April 15. AGC will use the results of the survey to help educate the media and driving public about the need to slow down, drive with care and stay away from mobile devices while operating in highway work zones. We plan to release the survey results and launch a public awareness campaign in the days leading up to Memorial Day and the traditional start of the summer driving season. For more information, contact Brian Turmail at or 703-459-0238.

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