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CONNSTRUCTION SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND’S CONSTRUCTION JOURNAL SUMMER 2011 • VOLUME 50 • NO. 2 newsandviews 7 9 Restoring Craftsmanship By Don Shubert, CCIA President 11 The Disappointing Performance of the NLRB By John Leahy, CCIA Director of Labor Relations How Hiring Preference Laws Could Impair Quality Craftsmanship By Matthew Hallisey, CCIA Director of Government Relations and Legislative Counsel 13 Specialty Contractors Benefit from AGC and Vice Versa By John W. Butts, AGC Executive Director features 14 New Life for Old Buildings The proper restoration of ornamental architecture can breathe new life into a structure. In this article, we’ll look at the techniques used in this restoration, specifically focusing on the newly-renovated Waterbury City Hall. 21 Developing the Future Connecticut training centers, including the Connecticut Carpenters Apprentice and Training Program and the New England Laborers’ Training Academy, are ramping up their curriculum for the changing jobsite. 18 Maintaining the Tradition Family-owned construction fi rms help maintain construction industry traditions in Connecticut. This article will look at Bismark Construction Co. of Milford and Blakeslee Arpaia Chapman Inc. of Branford, two long-standing companies that have stood the test of time. 25 New Perils for Contractors in the ‘Greening’ of Connecticut This article will discuss perils contractors must be aware of when building green in the state of Connecticut. highlightsand happenings 30 31 33 The Associated General Contractors of Connecticut Annual Meeting – February 2011 CONNDOT Paving Conference 31 Senator Richard Blumenthal at CCIA Index to Advertisers 33 CCIA Staff President: Don Shubert CCIA Director of Government Relations and Legislative Counsel: Matt Hallisey Director of Labor Relations: John Leahy AGC/CT Executive Director: John W. Butts Controller: Kathy Porcu Office and Events Coordinator: Carol Hall Office and Events Coordinator: John Wilhelm Labor Relations Associate: Alison Kavanaugh Advertiser.com CONNstruction Volume 50, No. 2 Published for: Connecticut Construction Industries Association 912 Silas Deane Highway Wethersfield, CT 06109 (860) 529-6855 Fax: (860) 563-0616 www.ctconstruction.org CCIA Officers/ Executive Committee Chairman of the Board: Gregory Raucci President: Donald Shubert First Vice President: Edward Gilligan Second Vice President: Timothy Arborio Third Vice President: John Brunalli Fourth Vice President: Raymond Oneglio Fifth Vice President: Len Suzio Sixth Vice President: Ed Wright Treasurer: Douglas Hansen Secretary: Jonathan Miller Immediate Past Chairman: Mario Smith Published by: Naylor, LLC 5950 N.W. 1st Place Gainesville, FL 32607 (352) 332-1252 or (800) 369-6220 Fax: (352) 331-3525 www.naylor.com Naylor, LLC Staff: Publisher: Tom Schell Editor: Robin Lamerson Project Manager: Katie Usher Advertising Sales Director: Jamie Williams Advertising Sales: Ryan Griffin Mike Hisey Heather Locke Jim Longwell Jacqueline McIllwain Christine Ricci Jason Ruppert Robert Shafer Mark Tumarkin Marketing: Brianna Martin Art Direction: Ravijot Singh Design Lead: Jatin Arora Layout & Design: Sonu Sharma Advertising Art: Pradeep Kumar CONNstruction is published quarterly for Connecticut Construction Industries Association. ©2011 Naylor, LLC. All rights reserved. The contents of this publication may not be reproduced by any means, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of the publisher. PUBLISHED JUNE 2011/ CTC-Q0211/5832 CONNstruction / Summer 2011 / 5 http://www.ctconstruction.org http://www.naylor.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CONNstruction - Summer 2011

CONNstruction - Summer 2011
Contents
Restoring Craftsmanship
How Hiring Preference Laws Could Impair Quality Craftsmanship
The Disappointing Performance of the NLRB
Specialty Contractors Benefi t from AGC and Vice Versa
New Life for Old Buildings
Maintaining the Tradition
Developing the FutureDeveloping the Future
New Perils for Contractors in the ‘Greening’ of Connecticut
The Associated General Contractors of Connecticut Annual Meeting – February 2011
Senator Richard Blumenthal at CCIA
CONNDOT Paving Conference
Index to Advertisers
Advertiser.com

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