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For nearly three years, the U.S. construction industry has been buffeted by unprecedented increases in material costs, supply-chain bottlenecks, and a tight labor market. AGC’s Construction Inflation Alert is intended to help owners, public officials and others understand what contractors are experiencing. The December 2022 edition — the ninth since early 2021, outlines steps owners and contractors can take to adjust to the fast-changing market conditions. 
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Fort Worth District, in partnership with Dallas Water Utilities and the City of Dallas Small Business Center, is hosting a workshop to provide information on the following:
• How to register as a vendor
• How to locate solicitations
• What to consider when working as a contractor for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
• Updates on the work currently underway on the Dallas Floodway Levee System 
WHEN: Thursday, Dec. 15 | 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
WHERE: J. Erik Jonsson Central Library | 1515 Young St, Dallas, TX 75201
Aecom Hunt, Byrne Construction Services and EJ Smith Construction will lead the expansion of the Fort Worth Convention Center in Texas. Construction on the first of two phases, valued at as much as $30 million, is set to begin in the middle of next year.
Harrison Steck, P.C.
Griffith Davison, P. C.
Peckar & Abramson
What's Happening at TEXOWhat's Happening at TEXO
This is an instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrive. Skills covered in this course include first aid for sudden illnesses, injuries and protection from blood-borne pathogens, choking relief, and sudden cardiac arrest for adults. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.
WHEN: Friday, Dec. 9 | 8 a.m. – noon
WHERE: TEXO Fort Worth Training Room | 417 Fulton St, Fort Worth, TX 76014
OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety course is intended for supervisors or for workers with some safety responsibility. It provides a greater depth and variety of training on an expanded list of topics associated with workplace hazards than the TEXO Safety First class. Topics include recognition, avoidance, abatement and prevention of safety and health hazards found in the workplace.
WHEN: Dec. 12-15 | 7 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
WHERE: TEXO Dallas Conference Center | 11111 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX 75229
You're invited to join us as TEXO & AIA Dallas host always-popular speaker Anirban Basu, chief economist for ABC National, to present a national economic overview for 2023. Networking to follow!
WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 12 | 4:30-7 p.m.
WHERE: Humphrey & Associates Office | 1501 Luna Rd, Carrollton, TX 75006
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Slates Harwell LLP
Member Discount ProgramsMember Discount Programs
AGC's membership discount programs provide members access to high-quality services, cutting-edge technology and top-of-the-line products. From discounts on vehicles to office supplies to cloud-based construction management solutions. AGC has partnered with some of the best to give you the most for your money and improve your daily business operations.
Don't miss out on all the discounts that ABC National offers to you as a member of TEXO! ABC Members received more than $35 million in savings in 2019.
The 2022 Labor Law poster will include the following state- and federal-required posters for all businesses into one laminated 25.5” X 39.5” poster.
Texas-Required Posters
Bilingual Discrimination Notice
Bilingual Notification of the Ombudsman Program
Bilingual Workers' Compensation Notice 10 – Concerning Workers' Compensation in Texas
Bilingual Workers' Compensation Notice 5 – Non-Election of Workers' Compensation
Bilingual Workers' Compensation Notice 6 – Election of Workers' Compensation
Bilingual Workers' Compensation Notice 7 – Concerning Workers' Compensation in Texas
Child Labor Law
Texas Payment Notice & Unemployment Compensation
Federal-Required Posters
Employee Polygraph Protection Act
Equal Employment Opportunity Is The Law (EEOC) – Includes GINA
Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) – Federal Minimum Wage
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
OSHA: The Occupational Safety and Health Act – 8.5" x 14"
The Uniformed Services Employment and Re-Employment Rights Act (USERRA)
Autodesk Inc.
Old Republic Surety Company