Benefits of Membership

Arizona Builders Alliance—Your Local Voice

The Arizona Builders Alliance exists strictly for our members. We are here for you and your business and to improve the construction industry through education and advocacy. By having a strong group of the finest contractors and suppliers in the state, we lead the charge to improve the industry and be most effective to your business. We encourage you to join the best companies in the state, dedicated to educating their future leaders, advocating legislatively for the industry and taking advantage of networking opportunities to build their business.

Our National Associations:

Associated General Contractors of America (AGC):

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) is a membership organization dedicated to furthering the ever changing agenda of commercial construction contractors, improving job site safety, expanding the use of cutting edge technologies and techniques and strengthening the dialogue between contractors and owners. Through member surveys and a thorough dialogue with key AGC constituencies, the association gathered important information on the issues and priorities it should address now and gleaned feedback on how best to position itself for the future.

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national trade association representing 22,000 members from more than 19,000 construction and industry-related firms. Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC and its 70 chapters help members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which they work. ABC’s membership represents all specialties within the U.S. construction industry and is comprised primarily of firms that perform work in the industrial and commercial sectors of the industry.

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ABA Member Benefits

Some of the essential benefits of joining the ABA

ABA membership provides a continuous flow of information, privileges and benefits to keep your business competitive.

Government Regulations (State and Federal)
Agency Rules (State and Federal)
Audits (Union and Non-Union)
Construction Lien Law
Wage Rates and Prevailing Wage Laws

National Newsletter
Directories
Employment/Legal Forms
National ABC or AGC Monthly Magazine
Southern Arizona Membership Directory
Statewide Membership Directory
Published in ENR Magazine

Hiring/Firing
Picketing
Union Organizing Activities
Labor Relations / Employee Relations
Jobsite Violence
Labor Negotiations
Labor Relations Strategy / Fact File

Safety Programs
OSHA Training Classes
Safety Seminars
Model Safety Programs
Safety Information Bulletins
Safety Committee

Special Programs
Group Health Insurance Programs
Workers’ Compensation Dividend
Programs
Trade Councils
General Contractors’ Council
Membership Discounts with ABC and AGC
Partners
Statewide Membership

Exhibit Space (AGC & ABC State/ National Conventions)
Promotion to Broadcast and Print Media
Advertising Opportunities through State and National Directories, Website and Conventions
Monthly e-Newsletter Promoting Member Achievements
New Member Announcements

Active Legislative Committee
Professional Lobbyists
Member Alerts and Testimonials
Political Action Committee
Legislative Conferences

Annual State and National Conventions
Membership Meetings
Networking Membership Meetings with other Business Associations
Committee Meetings
SocialFunctions
Golf Tournaments

Federal and State Approved Programs in:
Electrical
Sheet Metal
Form Builder
Pipe Fitting
Plumbing
Journeyman Upgrade Classes
ABA Modular Class Certification
Heavy Equipment Operator
Heavy Equipment Mechanics
HVAC
Crew Leader
Project Supervision

Senior Executive Program
Leadership Development Program
Supervisory Training Program
Legal Workshops and Roundtables
Special Seminars/Workshops
National Advanced Management
Academies
Technology Seminars
Local Webinars and National (ABC & AGC)
Webinars
Project Management Classes
Finance Classes

Membership Application