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.
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 of Connecticut members meet throughout the year to create a better business climate for the construction industry in Connecticut. Events include:
For a full list of these events and the AGC/CT Executive Committee and Board of Directors meetings, visit our calendar of events.
Additional Reference: AGC of America Event Calendar.
The scholarship program consists of five available scholarships:
Applicants must be Connecticut residents currently enrolled in or entering a construction management, civil engineering, or construction-related four-year degree program.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
CCIA Publications keep our membership informed:
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.