The Core Purpose of ABC Central Ohio is to advance and defend the principles of the merit shop in the construction industry and to provide members and their employees with an opportunity to succeed.
We believe in Merit.
Anyone in the industry should be evaluated, judged, awarded, and rewarded based on his or her merit. Owners should be able to select the most economical and best bidder regardless of that bidder’s status.
WE BELIEVE IN PERFORMANCE.
Paying employees based on skill, ability, and merit. Promoting based on the merit of skills, ability, and motivation or leadership duties.
We believe in InTEGRITY.
Open and fair competition for securing contracts and/or jobs: not allowing favoritism or group membership as selection criteria.
On July 18, the U.S. Department of Labor issued a final rule to rescind the 2016 persuader rule, officially named the "Interpretation of the 'Advice' Exemption in Section 203(c) of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act." The final rule will go into effect...
On July 12, ABC Vice President of Environment, Health, Safety and Workforce Development Greg Sizemore participated in the first meeting of the U.S. House of Representatives Bipartisan Apprenticeship Caucus. The caucus, founded by the House Committee on Education and...
ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu predicts the nonresidential construction sector will remain stable for the second half of 2018, yet warns of a potential economic downturn in 2020, according to a recent mid-year economic outlook published in Construction Executive...
In front of a nearly sold-out crowd of more than 41,000 people, the 2018 National Craft Champions and the Craft Professional of the Year stood on the Washington Nationals field July 3 and were honored for their hard work as trained craftsmen. The crowd cheered them on...
The Michael W. Haughn Memorial Sporting Clay Shoot
Location: Cardinal Shooting Center
Date: September 14th 2018
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