USACE Project Labor Agreement Survey for Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio Due March 4

0 February 24, 2016  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Fort Worth District has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract for the construction of the Airmen Training Complex Dormitory #5 at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com […]

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U.S. Department of Commerce Project Labor Agreement Survey Responses For NIST Contract Due Feb. 16

0 February 9, 2016  Federal Construction

Commerce NIST

The Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued a FY 2016 market survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on contracts to build large-scale construction projects in Gaithersburg, Maryland. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting community to respond to […]

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USACE Project Labor Agreement Survey For Nellis Air Force Base Due Feb. 19

0 February 9, 2016  Federal Construction

Nellis AFB

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Los Angeles District has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract for a Hydrant Fuel System replacement project at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting […]

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BLS: Construction Industry Union Membership Declines

0 January 28, 2016  Featured, Federal Construction, Uncategorized

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According to a Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) annual union membership report released today, the 2015 union membership rate (i.e., the percent of wage and salary workers who were members of unions) dipped slightly from 13.9 percent in 2014 to 13.2 percent of the U.S. private construction workforce. In addition, construction unions lost 28,000 members in a year-over-year comparison, despite […]

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USACE Project Labor Agreement Survey for Ft. Hood Hammerhead Barracks Due Feb. 2

0 January 25, 2016  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Fort Worth District has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract to renovate the Fort Hood Hammerhead Barracks in Killeen, Texas. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting community to respond to […]

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USACE Nashville Project Labor Agreement Survey for Chickamauga Lock Project Due Jan 28

0 January 25, 2016  Federal Construction

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Nashville District has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract for Lock Excavation at the Chickamauga Lock Project in Chattanooga, TN. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting community to respond to […]

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House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Passes The Government Neutrality in Contracting Act

0 January 12, 2016  Featured, Federal Construction

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Today the merit shop contracting community hit an important legislative milestone in its campaign for fair and open competition in government contracting. ABC issued a press release today applauding the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee for passing the Government Neutrality in Contracting Act (H.R. 1671), introduced by Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.). With nearly 100 cosponsors and […]

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Perry Point Maryland Veterans Affairs Project Labor Agreement Survey Due Jan. 25

1 January 8, 2016  Federal Construction

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Construction and Facilities Management (VA) has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract to construct the Community Living Center Project in Perry Point, Maryland. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting community […]

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USACE Alaska District Project Labor Agreement Survey for Eielson Air Force Base and Fort Wainwright Due Jan. 13

0 January 5, 2016  Federal Construction

Alaska USACE

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Alaska District issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on contracts to construct a Flight Simulator at Eielson Air Force Base and a Design-Build UAS Hangar in Fort Wainwright, Alaska. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting […]

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USACE Project Labor Agreement Survey For Hanscom AFB School Due Jan. 5

0 December 28, 2015  Federal Construction, School Construction

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a contract to demolish the existing Hanscom primary school and construct a new primary school at Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford, MA. TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop […]

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