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ACCOUNTANTS

ATTORNEYS
CohnReznick LLP
1212 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
Ph: (732) 380-8685
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Construction Industry Practice Leader

BST & Co. CPAs, LLP
26 Computer Drive West
Albany, NY 12205
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Profile: BST understands the dynamics and the unique
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has provided accounting, tax and consulting services to
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accounting processes and advisory services.

Connell Foley LLP
85 Livingston Avenue
Roseland, NJ 07068
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Profile: Connell Foley, a full-service law firm with seven
resources and technical expertise of a national firm with
offices across New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, is a
the deep industry expertise of a construction accounting
recognized leader in the construction arena. Our attorneys
specialist. The personal service and game-changing
offer comprehensive counseling to public and private
advice provided by our dedicated Construction Industry
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Practice has helped us establish a track record for serving
professionals. We provide top-level assistance in litigation,
AGC members that is second to none. We help strengthen
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That's CohnReznick.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Constructor - July/August 2017

Editor’s Note
President’s Message
Ceo’s Letter
Automation on the Jobsite
Simonson Says
Students Pave the Way for a Bright Construction Future
A Diversified Portfolio
Deadline for OSHA Crane Operator Certification and Qualification Approaches
Chapter Connection
Changes to Immigration Policy Could Impact Contractors
Agc in Action
Be Wreck-Less
Raze the Roof
2017 Construction Safety Excellence Award Winners
Huddleston Elementary School Renovation Project Grabs 2017 Alliant Build America Award
Inside Agc
Legislative and Regulatory News
Senior Counsel
Technology Toolbox
Westport Presbyterian Church Reconstruction Project Secures 2017 Alliant Build America Award
2017 Regional Resource Guide - A Special Advertising Section
Products & Services Marketplace
Index to Advertisers
Final Inspection
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Ceo’s Letter
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Deadline for OSHA Crane Operator Certification and Qualification Approaches
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Chapter Connection
Constructor - July/August 2017 - Changes to Immigration Policy Could Impact Contractors
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Agc in Action
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Be Wreck-Less
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Raze the Roof
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - 2017 Construction Safety Excellence Award Winners
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - 54
Constructor - July/August 2017 - Huddleston Elementary School Renovation Project Grabs 2017 Alliant Build America Award
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - 57
Constructor - July/August 2017 - Inside Agc
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - 60
Constructor - July/August 2017 - Legislative and Regulatory News
Constructor - July/August 2017 - Senior Counsel
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - 64
Constructor - July/August 2017 - Technology Toolbox
Constructor - July/August 2017 - Westport Presbyterian Church Reconstruction Project Secures 2017 Alliant Build America Award
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - 2017 Regional Resource Guide - A Special Advertising Section
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Products & Services Marketplace
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Index to Advertisers
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Constructor - July/August 2017 - Final Inspection
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