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CRC Canada - The 4th Annual CRC Canada Returns to Edmonton this Fall

From Monday, October 20, 2014 to Tuesday, October 21, 2014

The Crane & Rigging Conference (CRC) Canada will return to the Marriott at River Cree Resort, Edmonton, Alberta on October 20-21, 2014. Now in its fourth year, the event will stay at the location of the 2013 conference which received rave reviews from attendees. CRC Canada 2014 will be supported by Industrial Training International (ITI) Canada ULC, Event Partner; Liebherr-Canada Ltd., Associate Sponsor; and Crane & Hoist Canada, Media Partner. Additionally, organizer Maximum Capacity media has confirmed that the Canadian Hoisting & Rigging Safety Council (CHRSC) will again participate as a Supporting Organization. REGISTER NOW!!! For more information on this event, you may contact CRC Canada direct at 888/608-0330.

AGC of Minnesota, Employment & Labor Law Conference for Manufacturers

Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

AGC of Minnesota - Employment & Labor Law Conference for Manufacturers

Join us for a fast-paced 1/2 day conference on current employment and labor law issues that affect manufacturers. All topics of this conference will address both Minnesota and Wisconsin laws.

Event Details:

DATE: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

TIME: 12:00 NOON to 5:30 PM

LOCATION: Radisson Hotel Duluth; 505 W. Superior Street, Duluth, MN

LUNCH: Buffet Lunch

SOCIAL HOUR: Appetizers and Two Hosted Drinks Per Person

COST: $20 Per Person

For Questions or Special Needs:

Please Contact: Steph Davis at stephd@runestone.net or call 877/330-2632


From Wednesday, October 22, 2014 to Friday, October 24, 2014

Mark Your Calendar for GIE+Expo 2014 - October 22 to October 24, 2014

Wednesday, OCT 22 to Friday, OCT 24

Green Industry Conference and School of Grounds Management

Wednesday, OCT 22

Dealer Day; Reception on the Tradeshow Floor and Free Concert at 4th Street Live!

Thursday, OCT 23

GIE+EXPO open to all industry participants, plus Free Concert at 4th Street Live!

Friday, OCT 24

Indoor - 9 AM to 5 PM and Outdoor - 9 AM to 4 PM, plus Free Concert at 4th Street Live!

Excellent timing for manufacturers to show their complete new lines...750 Exhibits throughout 500,000 sq. ft. inside the Kentucky Exposition Center and in the turf area outside...19 acres of outdoor demonstrations and test driving, adjacent to the indoor exhibits...seminars to boost your efficiency and bottom line...convenient mid-America location within driving distance of 50% of America's population...Networking opportunities. For more information, email: info@gie-expo.com.


Date: Friday, October 24, 2014

FELLING TRAILERS, Inc., Sauk Centre, Minnesota, has become a staple in the Sauk Centre community over the last 40 years and recognizes the significant part its employees, community & vendor partners, authorized dealers, and customers have played in its success. To celebrate its 40th Anniversary, a community open house with lunch is scheduled for Friday, October 24th from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM at its Sauk Centre location in addition to a separate catered meal for all employees and an open house for employees and their families. Felling Trailers provides a high quality product that is distributed across North America and internationally. For more information, please contact 1.800.245.2809, sales@felling.com or visit them on the web at www.felling.com.

AGC of Minnesota - MN Construction Crew - 2nd Annual Info Expo

Date: Tuesday, October 28, 2014

AGC of Minnesota - MN Construction Crew - 2nd Annual Info Expo

Date & Time: Tuesday, October 28th at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location: Carpenters Union Hall, 710 Olive Street, Saint Paul, MN

Website: www.northcoutnrycarptenter.org

Purpose: To provide access and information about training opportunities and upcoming projects in the construction industry. This event will focus on how people can get trained for specific skills and trades even if it is preparing within their current trade. Contractors will also be available to discuss with attendees information about large projects that will be starting in the next 1 to 2 years. If you have any questions or need additional information, please email:


Thank you for your continual support in this outreach initiative!!!

AGC of America WEBINAR: Leveraging Technology to Enhance Risk Manaagement

Date: Tuesday, October 28, 2014

AGC of America (The Associated General Contractors of America) WEBINAR: Leveraging Technology to Enhance Risk Management

DATE: October 28, 2014


Go beyond insurance and safety to a more holistic view of Risk Management with technology to identify risk factors early, which equals more opportunity. Managing risk is not only about having insurance policies and practices in place. This webinar explores key risk areas of the construction business where it has proven valuable to leverage technology that supports enterprise-wide risk management approaches.

Risk Areas Include:

. Overall Company Performance

. Specific Job Performance

. Safety & Training

. Project Execution

. Insurance Compliance

. Subcontractor Management

. Content Management

. Enterprise Risk Management

It is important that contractors look beyond the defensive side of risk and look at an offense approach, gaining a competitive edge and keeping an eye on opportunity.

Webinar Registration

AGC Members - FREE!

NON-Members - FREE!


AGC of MN - Health Care Reform Seminar: A Refresher Course and a Primer on New Reporting Requirements

Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014

AGC of Minnesota - Health Care Reform Seminar: A Refresher Course and a Primer on New Reporting Requirements - October 30, 2014 at the Radisson Hotel, Roseville, MN. Ready or not, health care reform is kicking into full gear for employers in 2015. Now is the time to make sure your company is ready to report. Join us for a "walk" through the new forms, with lots of opportunities to ask questions. Everyone in your firm who has responsibility for insurance or employee benefits should attend this seminar.

Presenter: Monica Kelley, Esq., Gray Plant Mooty

Seminar: 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Registration Fee: $25 per person (includes breakfast)

Register: Online at www.agcmn.org

Questions??? Contact Denise Woods, 651/796-2186 or dwoods@agcmn.org

Trimble Dimensions 2014

From Monday, November 03, 2014 to Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Trimble Dimensions 2014 is the place to be in November. REGISTER NOW! This event will be November 3 thru 5, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Trimble Dimensions User Conference 2014 is the must attend conference for industry professionals such as yourself. Haven't attended in the past? Well, here's what you've been missing!

. Over 400 sessions lead by industry experts

. Pavilion with the latest technology showcased

. Unlimited networking opportunities

. Peer-to-peer collaboration

. Professional Development House (PDH)

. Hands-on training

. Special events - plus more!

Dimensions 2014 is the place to be in November. Discover first-hand how you can transform the way you work by integrating advanced positioning technology, field and office applications and real time communications. For more information, contact: www.TrimbleDimensions.com or Email: Trimble_Dimensions@Trimble.com.

AGC of Minnesota Construction Financial Management Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada

From Wednesday, November 05, 2014 to Friday, November 07, 2014

The AGC/CFMA Construction Financial Management Conference will be held on November 5 thru 7, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Get the latest information on: Construction Market Trends; Financial Accounting Standards Board; Surety, Financial, and Credit Markets, Change Order and Claims Management; Federal Acquisition Regulations; Construction Taxes; Strategies for Economic Conditions; Business Real Estate Management; Ethics and Fraud. Register Before September 5th: $780/After September 5th: $860. Conference details are available at http://meetings.agc.org/agc_cfma.

Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association (OAIMA), OAIMA 2014 Annual Meeting & Trade Show

From Thursday, November 13, 2014 to Friday, November 14, 2014

OAIMA 2014 Annual Meeting & Trade Show, Hilton Columbus Hotel, Easton Town Center, Columbus, Ohio

Dates: November 13-14, 2014

Hotel Information:

Hilton Columbus Easton

3900 Chagrin Drive

Columbus, Ohio 43219

Telephone: 614/414-5000


From Wednesday, December 03, 2014 to Thursday, December 04, 2014

Crane & Rigging Conference/Industrial Crane & Hoist Conference

DATES: December 3-4, 2014

LOCATION: Hilton Houston Nasa Clear Lake Hotel, Houston, TX

This event will be held adjacent to the Space Center Houston and NASA's Johnson Space Center, CRC/ICHC (Crane and Rigging Conference/Industrial Crane and Hoist Conference) is an independent conference which offers education and networking opportunities for safety and risk managers, crane and rigging supervisors, lift directors, project managers, and others responsible for managing crane and rigging operations in construction and heavy industry. More than just a lecture-style conference, CRC/ICHC offers attendees opportunities for networking in small groups, experiencing hands-on learning, and the chance to visit vendors during exhibit hours. Who Attends? Typical attendees include contractors, engineering firms, various construction user groups, unions, and crane and rigging professionals. The conference sessions are geared for safety and risk managers, crane and rigging supervisors, fleet managers, and small business owners. To submit a speaker proposal, go to https://maxcapmedia.wufoo.eu/forms/crcichc-2014call-for-speakers/. For more information on exhibiting, contact Mark Bridger, mbridger@maxcapmedia.com.


From Tuesday, December 02, 2014 to Thursday, December 04, 2014

SAVE THE DATE!!! 2014 OILFIELD EXPO, December 2 thru 4, 2014, International Exhibition (IX) Center, Cleveland, Ohio.


Date: Thursday, December 04, 2014

AGC of Minnesota - SAVE THE DATE!!!

December 4, 2014 - Presidents/Holiday Reception, Minnesota History Center, St. Paul, MN

Details of this event will be available over the coming weeks!


Date: Thursday, December 11, 2014

AGC of Minnesota - SAVE THE DATE!!!

December 11, 2014 - AGC MnDOT Grading and Base Technology Forum at The Minneapolis Boulevard Hotel, Brooklyn Center, Minneapolis, MN

Details of this event will be available over the coming weeks!

World of Asphalt 2015 Show & Conference

From Tuesday, March 17, 2015 to Thursday, March 19, 2015

World of Asphalt Show & Conference is the leading exposition and education resource for the asphalt industry. The event features in-depth industry-focused educational programming and comprehensive exhibits that showcase the latest technologies and innovations in asphalt-related equipment, products and services. Click here for more information http://www.worldofasphalt.com