To stay competitive, contractors are looking for ways to improve productivity and profitability. ABC offers tools to
help its members develop business and highlight company achievements and capabilities to potential clients.
Business Leads and Construction Referrals
Each week, hundreds of construction owners and contractors looking for subcontractors visit ABC’s FindContractors.com
website, which lists all ABC members and their areas of specialization. This resource matches the unique capabilities
of ABC contractors with specific projects. The directory is one of the most visited areas of ABC’s website and has
led to numerous project awards for ABC members. No other construction association offers a similar program that
actively finds work for its member companies.
Excellence in Construction and National Safety Awards
The Excellence in Construction Awards program is the premiere competition
in the construction industry. ABC member companies that win at the chapter
level are eligible to advance to the annual national competition, where
winning entries receive the nationally recognized Eagle award and have the
opportunity to showcase their outstanding construction projects
in a variety of public relations efforts. ABC also sponsors the
National Safety Excellence award program, which recognizes
companies whose safety performance and programs are superior.
Both Excellence in Construction and National Safety award
winners are announced at the association’s national convention and
recognized in ABC’s publications and through the news media.
Accredited Quality Contractor Recognition
ABC’s Accredited Quality Contractor (AQC) program recognizes contractors that meet high standards in the areas of
education and training, safety, employee benefits and community involvement. Contractors that achieve AQC status
can show prospective clients that they have demonstrated a high level of corporate responsibility to their employees,
their clients and their communities. In addition to a handsome wall plaque, AQC contractors recei