A Tee-rrific Networking Event in Full Swing

It was a hole-in-one kind of night for those in attendance at ABC SEMI’s first Topgolf event in early August. ABC members stepped up to...

No Mountain is Too High for The Summit Company

The Summit Company, a family owned and operated general contracting firm located in Livonia, MI has been a proud member of the Associated Builders...

Record Number of Students Start Fall 2022 Semester at SEMCA

The new school year is underway at the Southeast Michigan Construction Academy and with more than 200 new students starting their journey in electrical,...

Future Construction Industry Leaders Get Competitive in Novi

Networking can be an intimidating part of growing as a professional, especially when society has shifted to an era of email and texts, and...

ABC SEMI Annual Trap Shoot Hits the Mark

With the changing of the season from summer to fall, ABC contractors mark the passing with the annual trap shoot at the Detroit Gun...

A Fresh Look to Celebrate 50 Years

ABCSEMI.org has a new look! In early July, the team at ABC SEMI launched the new website to provide more access to services and...

Cheers to 50 Years

This year marked the 50th anniversary for ABC Southeastern Michigan. The year included the addition of the Freedom Room, a record number of students...

Why Shine When You Can Sparkle?

Like many contractors during the pandemic, brothers Jeff and Stephen Strait, owners and operators of our newest ABC member, Sparkle Blinds, found themselves in...

State Electric is Charging Ahead

The Holly, Michigan-based ABC electrical contractor is literally charging ahead of the competition as one of the largest electric charging station providers in the...

ABC of Michigan Endorses Tudor Dixon for Governor of Michigan

The race for the 2022 Michigan Governor election is in full swing and the Michigan chapters of the Associated Builders and Contractors are glad...

SEMCA Alumni Returns to Serve on the Board

Jeff Campbell, vice president at Campbell Industrial Contractors, Inc. has returned to his alma mater on the board of directors. Campbell attended school here “quite...

Largest Class Graduates from SEMCA

A rainy afternoon at Jimmy John’s Field did not stop the staff from celebrating the largest graduating class in the school’s 36-year history.On May...

Southeastern Michigan Hires a New Director of Safety

From a licensed plasterer and builder for the last 28 years to the director of safety, Drew Maltese is taking on a new role...

Celebrating the Red, White, and Blue in the ABC Freedom Room

The ABC staff welcomed members, political candidates, and guests to the Southeastern Michigan chapter office in early May to debut the new networking space. Dubbed the...

Mr. ABC Earns Award of a Lifetime

May 4 was a momentous day to celebrate one accomplished man. Dedicated ABC member, board member and Merit Shop contractor Robert Clancy was presented...

Clancy Construction Crushes it on GFL Pontiac Project

With five excavators, a new concrete processing plant, and numerous support resources in place at the Pontiac GFL Recycling Facility project, Robert Clancy Contracting...

A Woman on a Mission

From working as the first woman acquiring cars for leasing companies to a licensed journeyman plumber, Chris Scott does not shy away from hard...

High School Seniors Explore Skilled Trades as a Career

More than 20 seniors from South Lake High School in St. Clair Shores visited the Southeast Michigan Construction Academy in February to learn about...

Get Into Politics or Get Out of Business

Every time a presidential election happens, our economy turns into a major point of interest. Among the essential signals of the United States economic...