Based on the Merit Shop and Free Enterprise principles, Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Greater Houston helps members win construction related work and deliver that work safely, ethically, and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which they work.
The American Concrete Institute is a leading authority and resource worldwide for the development and distribution of consensus-based standards, technical resources, educational programs, and proven expertise for individuals and organizations involved in concrete design, construction, and materials, who share a commitment to pursuing the best use of concrete.
The American Subcontractors Association is recognized as the united voice dedicated to improving the business environment in the construction industry.
The Association of Commercial Real Estate Professionals (ACRP) was founded in 1987 as a business oriented non-political association to enhance its members’ and guests’ knowledge of the commercial real estate industry, to establish business relationships and promote comradeship among a diverse group of individuals who are affiliated with or have an interest in the Houston commercial real estate industry.
CSI was founded in March 1948 by the specification writers of government agencies who came together to improve the quality of construction specifications.
CoreNet Global is the premier association for corporate real estate professionals, and the only one capable of convening the entire industry. We have over 8,000 members around the world; this is where your colleagues, partners, competitors and future employers come together to share ideas, do business, learn and socialize.
The Design-Build Institute of America is the only organization that defines, teaches and promotes best practices in design-build. Design-build is an integrated approach that delivers design and construction services under one contract with a single point of responsibility.
NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial and mixed-use real estate.
NSPE is on a mission of organizational innovation and development to effectively serve the licensed professional engineer and those on the licensure path.
With the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, Congress created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance.
PMI serves practitioners and organizations with standards that describe good practices, globally recognized credentials that certify project management expertise, and resources for professional development, networking and community.
SMPS represents a dynamic network of 6,000+ marketing and business development professionals working to secure profitable business relationships for their design and building companies.
RDA fulfills its mission by providing the community opportunities to learn about, experience, and help shape the Houston region and beyond through stimulating programs: architecture tours, lectures, charrettes, competitions and more.
The Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA) is the international nonprofit trade association for the global tilt-up concrete construction industry and was founded in 1986 by a dedicated group of contractors, professionals, and manufacturers with the interest of improving the quality and acceptance of tilt-up construction.