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Belfast Valley Contractors is proud to be associated with the following professional affiliations. They provide vital resources to assure our general contractors that we are current with the latest innovations in commercial concrete technologies. They also help set the highest standards for the integrity of our business practices. We take great pride in being a part of these affiliations to guarantee peace of mind and professional quality to all of our partners and customers.

  • ABC – Associated Builders and Contractors Inc.

    Founded in 1950, Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national association with 79 chapters representing 25,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms with two million employees. ABC’s membership represents all specialties within the U.S. construction industry and is comprised primarily of firms that perform work in the industrial and commercial sectors of the industry.

    Today, ABC is recognized as one of the leading organizations representing America’s business community and the U.S. construction industry. Belfast Valley Contractors is proud to be a member of the following ABC Chapters.

  • ABC CraftMasters Training Trust

    ABC CraftMasters Training Trust offers apprenticeship and construction craft training in 12 trades. The academy’s apprenticeship training programs are fully approved and accredited by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER), Maryland Apprenticeship and Training Council, District of Columbia Apprenticeship and Training Council, U.S. Department of Labor, and U.S. Veterans Administration. Course curriculums are the standardized “Contren Learning Series” (formerly known as “Wheels of Learning”), which includes classroom instruction and hands-on lab experience. Classes are taught by certified instructors who are experienced professionals in their trade.

  • American Concrete Institute

    The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is a nonprofit technical and educational society organized in 1904 and is one of the world’s leading authorities on concrete technology. ACI is a forum for the discussion of all matters related to concrete and the development of solutions to problems. ACI conducts this forum through conventions and meetings; the ACI Structural Journal, the ACI Materials Journal, Concrete International, and technical publications; chapter activities; and technical committee work. As its chartered objective states, its purpose is “to provide a comradeship in finding the best ways to do concrete work of all kinds and in spreading that knowledge.

  • American Concrete Pumping Association

    The American Concrete Pumping Association mission is to promote, expand, and improve the concrete pumping industry through progressive leadership, education, communication, and advocacy establishing concrete pumping as the preferred method of placing concrete.

  • Building Congress & Exchange

    The Building Congress & Exchange of Metropolitan, Baltimore, Inc., with approximately 350 member firms, serves as a meeting ground for Architects, Engineers, General Contractors, Subcontractors and support businesses. Our mission is to foster interaction among these disciplines by encouraging the exchange of ideas and information for the overall improvement of our industry. We are also active in the education of and service to members and to the community. In pursuing this mission, the “BC&E” provides one of the best business networking opportunities in the region.