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SAFETY IN THE NEWS AGC Houston's Safety Director Appointed to Co-Chair AGC of America Safety Committee Congratulations to AGC Houston Director of Safety Services Kim Mason on being named Co-Chair of the AGC of America Chapter Safety Leadership Subcommittee! This group is made of professional safety directors who provide input regarding health and safety issues at national meetings, before regulatory commissions and other sources. Kim joined AGC Houston in January 2014. A native Texan, Kim is the recipient of the 2013 AGC Houston Safety Director of the Year/Ray Lambright Award. AGC Houston Safety Committee Members Attend AGC of America Safety Conference AGC Houston Safety Committee members, including Kim Mason, AGC Houston Director of Safety Services, attended the Safety & Health Conference in Phoenix, Ariz. January 20-21, 2016. They joined AGC members from across the country for the first safety and health conference of 2016. Attendees engaged in the multiple professional development and regulatory update sessions as well as the occasional opportunity to step outside for the glorious Arizona weather. Mason and committee members Paul Johnson, Reliant Safety Solutions; David Hales, Peterson Beckner Industries, Inc.; and Mike Welvaert, Trio Electric, Ltd. helped to judge entries for the AGC Construction Safety and Excellence Awards prior to the conference. They were later joined by AGC Houston Safety Committee members Tommy Lee, W. S. Bellows Construction Corp. and Chair Susan Phillips, Tellepsen. The winners of the Construction Safety excellence Awards were announced at the 97th annual AGC of America Convention in San Antonio March 9-11, 2016. ■ Tommy Lee, W. S. Bellows Construction, Corp. (second from right) took part in a panel discussion on OSHA Confined Spaces in Construction. Kim Mason, Co-Chair of the AGC of America Chapter Safety Leadership [L-R]: Mike Welvaert, Trio Electric, Ltd.; Paul Johnson, Reliant Safety Solutions; and David Subcommittee, and other committee chairs inform the conference attendHales, Peterson Beckner Industries, Inc. help to judge Construction Safety Excellence Awards ees about the work that is being done in the various AGC of America Safety entries prior to the conference. subcommittees. 279199_Schnabel.qxd 4/7/06 10:24 AM Page 1 Schnabel FOUNDATION COMPANY Earth Retention Systems and Specialty Foundations Bob Kaczmarek VP SALES & MARKETING Ernest D. Brandl Vice President 10101A Stafford Centre Dr. Stafford, TX 77477 Spring 2016 757724_Firetron.indd 1 phone: (281) 499-1500 fax: (281) 499-3711 DID: (281) 403-4202 cell: (281) 831-8519 7/23/15 5:49 PM 11221 Richmond Avenue, Suite C101 Houston, TX 77082 (281) 531-1103 Fax: (281) 531-7539 15

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Cornerstone - Spring 2016

From the Chairman of the Board, Bill Scott, III
From the President/CEO, Jerry Nevlud
AGC Houston Bids Farewell to Honorary Life Member Ernie Meyerson
Annual AGC Safety Stand-Down Focuses on Fall Protection May 2-13, 2016
Member Profile: Charlie Nelson, Gilbane Building Company
APEX 12 Awards: Celebrating Houston’s Commercial Construction Industry
Safety News
Past Events
Member News
Index of Advertisers/

Cornerstone - Spring 2016