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Upcoming Events
Sunday, October 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Are Cordially Invited to Builders Association PAC Reception »
The Builders Association Government Relations Committee cordially invites you to the 2017 PAC Reception. For tickets or to...
Monday, July 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Young Professionals Invited to First-Ever MEP-Palooza »
Once the 4th of July is over, the summer just seems to fly by. To make the most of the rest of cook-out season, the...
Thursday, April 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Discounted Registration Fee for Chicago Committee on High Rise Buildings Seminar »
With the advent of new mass-timber technologies and specialized connection systems, sustainable wood-based structures are...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Spring Summit to Feature Presentation on Risk Management »
The 2017 Spring Summit is just around the corner! The event will take place on Thursday, May 11 at Maggiano's Little Ital...
Monday, March 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
BA Members Receive 20% Off BuiltWorlds Technology Conference »
It’s no secret that technology is transforming the building process from start to finish. Technology makes it possible to...

Technology
Sunday, August 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New, Relaxed Regulations Make Drone Use On Construction Projects Easier »
By: Jonathan M. Mraunac, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. The Federal Aviation Administration (FA...

Scholarship Foundation
Friday, July 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Builders Foundation Hosts Successful Golf Outing »
The Builders Foundation raised over $32,000 to support hardworking college students striving to make their mark on the ind...
Monday, July 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Builders Foundation Scholarship Application Launches Online »
The Builders Foundation is proud to announce that the 2018 scholarship is now available online ! The Foundation supports...
Monday, June 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL--Helicopter Ball Drop »
Looking for a way to support the Builders Foundation without even having to set foot on the green? Here's your opportunity...
Monday, January 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congratulations to Builders Foundation Scholarship Recipients »
The Builders Foundation awarded five scholarships to Chicago area college students this January. Congratulations to the...
Sunday, August 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Builders Scholarship Foundation Accepting Applications for 2016/2017 Cycle »
The Builders Scholarship Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2016-2017 cycle. Applicants will be notified o...

Government Relations
Thursday, November 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do You Have the Talent to Capitalize on Increased Construction Spending in 2017? »
Regardless of which party you supported in the election, both proposed extensive infrastructure investments. With support...
Tuesday, October 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Special Thanks to Member Companies Sponsoring the PAC Fundraiser »
The Builders Association and Government Relations Committee extends a special thank you to the many sponsors of this week'...

Membership News
Wednesday, September 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Builders Association to Merge with Fox Valley AGC »
The Builders Association is pleased to announce that we will be merging with the Fox Valley AGC, effective January 1, 2018...
Monday, August 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Builders Association/Fox Valley AGC Merger Bylaws »
The Builders Association and the Fox Valley AGC held a joint meeting on July 26 to address any questions regarding the pro...
Monday, May 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thank You to Spring Summit Attendees »
Over 100 construction professionals convened for May 11th's Spring Summit. The program began with a luncheon at which BA m...
Sunday, February 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Resolution Honoring Paul R. Hellermann »
Whereas, Paul R. Hellermann , President Emeritus of Bulley & Andrews, LLC was recognized in the regional construction...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Builders Association Membership Top Crain's Lists »
Builders Association congratulates its many member companies who topped various Crain's Chicago Business lists in 2016....

Membership Awards
Thursday, January 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Submit Your Safety Award Applications by March 31st »
The Builders Association is proud of the importance that its General Contractor and Subcontractor members place on safety....

AGC
Wednesday, February 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check Out the Free Online Environmental Resources and Tools on the Construction Industry Compliance »
Have you explored the Construction Industry Compliance Assistance (CICA) Center yet? The AGC-supported CICA Center is a un...