HAWAII CHAPTER WINS AWARD FOR BEST PRACTICE
Your Cyber Insurance submission has met the criteria to be a Chapter Best Practice Champion. Being recognized as a Best Practice Champion, your submission will be featured on National Connections and your chapter
will be recognized at the ABC Workforce Development Conference on March 3rd in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
Our plan was to protect the membership and its sensitive information from cyber attack. Although our system is a sealed system there are still entities out there that want any and all information they can gather through any means possible. Our Cyber Insurance policy provides protect for the association and its members.
Apprentices from Associated Builders and Contractors’ (ABC) Hawaii Chapter get to put their skills to work outside the classroom, but it’s not on an average jobsite. Through a partnership with Honolulu Habitat for Humanity, craft trainees get real-life experience, and local families in need get new homes... Read more here
ABC Hawaii will be hosting a few large events in 2015. We are seeking your participation and support as these events will allow merit shop contractors, sub-contractors, associates and suppliers the opportunity to make contacts with colleagues, competitors, and potential joint venture partners in the construction industry marketplace. Our chapter is a 501 (c )(3) organization so your event sponsorship(s) may qualify as charitable donation(s) and/or as business expense(s).
CONSTRUCTION QUALITY MANAGEMENT (CQM) CERTIFICATION CLASS
Are you a contractor that does Federal Government work?
Clayton Sorayama from the Army Corps of Engineers will be instructing a Construction Quality Management (CQM) Certification Class on March 24th, 25th and 26th from 12noon to 4pm here at our offices in Suite 201A. Prices are as follows: ABC Hawaii member $90, Non ABC Hawaii member $120, and a $20 late registration fee for forms received between March 13th at 5pm to March 17th at 5pm. Prices include a light lunch and refreshments, all classroom materials, testing and certificate-valid for 5 years (if passed). Deadline to register without a late fee is Friday, March 13, 2015.
2015 APPRENTICESHIP GRADUATION CEREMONY
This year's commencement ceremony will be held on May 22, 2015 at 5:30pm in the Hokulei Ballroom (Pomaika'i Ballrooms at Dole Cannery Iwilei).
*Registration is required
Apprentice, Instructor, Family Registration Form.pdf
Member Registration Form.pdf
First Aid/CPR/AED Certification Class
Be prepared! The Red Cross will be at our offices on Thursday, June 4, 2015 from 8:30am-2:00pm. This certification class will be held in our Consolidated Painting LLC Training Room Suite 201A. Rates are as follows: ABC Hawaii Members-$125 per person and Non ABC Hawaii Members-$150 per person. Cost includes a light lunch and refreshments, access to free online materials, refresher courses, and digital Red Cross certification card that is valid for 2 years. Registration and payment is required by the deadline date of Friday, May 22, 2015.
MECHANICS LIEN SEMINAR FOR PRIVATE & PUBLIC WORKS
If you are a general contractor, sub contractor, project
manager, owner, lender, material supplier, bookkeeper or credit personnel we
have a seminar for you! Sarah Love and Ryan Engle, partners at Bays Lung
Rose and Holma, will present a seminar here at the ABC Hawaii office on Friday,
June 19, 2015 from 9am – 12noon. Topic points will include the following:
who is entitled to lien a project, assuring your mechanics’ lien, stop notice
and payment bond claims are enforceable, critical time frames, waivers and
releases, and contents of preliminary notice, stop notice, notice to surety and
mechanics lien. ABC Hawaii Members receive a discounted rate.
Deadline to register and provide payment is Wednesday, June 10, 2015.
Winner of the Best in small business award
CW Associates, CPAs are the recipient of this year's Business Leadership Hawaii Best in Small Business award. Link to article here
Inside the ABC
The Hawaii Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors is the state's only construction industry trade association founded on the non-union, merit-shop philosophy... and its' growing.
Read more, in the November 2014 issue of Building Industry Hawaii Magazine (Page 51).