Associated General Contractors of CT

Associated General Contractors of Connecticut (AGC/CT) is the building division of the Connecticut Construction Industry Association, representing commercial, industrial, and institutional construction contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers and professionals serving the Connecticut construction industry.  AGC/CT was established in 1947 as the 28th chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America, and promotes skill, integrity and responsibility of those who build America.

AGC of Connecticut Membership

Why join?  If you are working in the commercial building industry in Connecticut, a membership in the Associated General Contractors of Connecticut (the building division of the Connecticut Construction Industries Association) is a must.  An AGC/CT Membership entitles your organization to a wealth of information and benefits which includes automatic enrollment into the CCIA and the AGC of America.  Read more our membership benefits and services and how to apply. 

AGC/CT Calendar of Events

AGC of Connecticut members throughout the year to create a better business climate for the construction industry in Connecticut.  Highlights include:

  • AGC/CT Build CT: The next Build CT Awards Banquet is scheduled for Thursday, February 15, 2024. Save the date!
  • AGC/CT of America National and Chapter Leadership Conference & National Convention:  March 13-16, 2023 in Las Vegas, NV. 
  • AGC/CT Annual Golf Outing: Monday, July 24, 2023
  • AGC/CT Industry Recognition Dinner:  Thursday, October 13, 2022 | 4:30 pm Registration | Aqua Turf Club, Kay's Pier North
  • CCIA Annual Meeting:  Wednesday, November 30, 2022
  • AGC of Connecticut Foundation Fundraisers: Thursday, May 5, 2022 @ 5-7 pm

For a full list of these events and the AGC/CT Executive Committee and Board of Directors meetings, visit our calendar of events.

Additional ReferenceAGC of America Event Calendar

AGC/CT Scholarship Programs

The scholarship program consists of five available scholarships:

  • The Angelo Giardini Scholarship and the Michael Timura Scholarship, sponsored by AGC of Connecticut, are each two-year scholarships of $2,500 for two years of college tuition for a total of $5,000 each.
  • The Young Contractors Forum (YCF) Scholarship sponsors one one-year $2,000 scholarship,
  • AGC of Connecticut Foundation sponsors two one-year $2,000 scholarships.

Applicants must be Connecticut residents currently enrolled in or entering a construction management, civil engineering, or construction-related four-year degree program. 

AGC Scholarships

The AGC of America Education and Research Foundation (AGCERF) is happy to invest in the future of the construction industry by awarding scholarships to deserving students in craft and technical programs across the country.

Additional Programs Promoting Careers in Construction

AGC of Connecticut Foundation

Established in 2017 as a public non-profit charity to award funds and grants to support educational, training, and workforce development activities and programs in the field of construction in Connecticut.  Help build the next generation of construction workers and professionals.  Consider a tax deductible donation to the Foundation today.  Learn more and donate today.   Your donation and support is greatly appreciated.     

AGC of Connecticut Foundation Grant Application

Young Contractors Forum

The Young Contractors Forum was founded to provide construction professionals under the age of forty a foundation rooted in excellence, through educational programs and experiences. Also, provides excellent opportunity for firms to be represented in the Association by the next generation.   
Learn more and encourage young professionals to join!


BUILDCONNECTICUT:  Promote careers in construction.  Visit www.buildconnecticut.com to learn more.

 

Education and Training

We provide a variety of educational and development opportunities for construction professionals.  Courses & Trainings include:

Supervisory Training Program (STP) is a construction-specific training curriculum developed, updated, and field-tested by and for contractors. There are 6 Units to complete covering Leadership & Motivation, Communication, Planning & Scheduling, Contract Documents, Improving Productivity and Managing Project Costs, and Risk Management & Problem Solving.

 

 Lean Construction is concerned with the alignment and holistic pursuit of concurrent and continuous improvements in all dimensions of the built and natural environment: design, construction, activation, maintenance, salvaging, and recycling. 

Register ONLINE

 

 Building Information Modeling is a process supported by various tools, technologies and contracts involving the generation and management of digital representations of physical and functional characteristics of places.

Register ONLINE

Learn more here and visit our calendar for up to date information.

 

News & Publications

CCIA Publications keep our membership informed:

CCIA Publications keep our membership informed:

  • CCIA HIGHLights of the Week:  Connecticut's only weekly publication providing construction industry coverage from federal, state, and local perspectives. [member's only]
  • Email Alerts:  Sent to members so they can contact federal or state legislators and regulators about legislation or rules CCIA supports or opposes.
  • CONNstruction Magazine:  Covers the Connecticut commercial construction industry plus national issues.  Over 4,000 subscribers including state and local government officials.  
  • CCIA Membership Directory  CCIA and AGC/CT members are listed in our Membership Directory and Buyers’ Guide.
  • Follow AGC/CT on Twitter @agc_ct

 

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Memorial scholarship in the name of Thomas M. Giardini   A memorial scholarship in the name of Thomas M. Giardini has been established with the AGC of America Education and Research Foundation.   For contributions by mail, donations should be sent to: The AGC Education and Research Foundation, 2300 Wilson Blvd., Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22201.  The Thomas M. Giardini Memorial Scholarship should be in the memo line of the check.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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