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TOP TEN OSHA VIOLATIONS CONSTRUCTION

Martin J. Farrell, Vice President of Corporate and Commercial Group at Alliant Insurance Services, and also a member of VASE recently provided the following article to share... According to an article by Michael Collins, more than 900 people die in the construction industry each year. Tragically, many of these deaths are preventable. Annually, OSHA cites tens of thousands of safety violations on job sites across the country, and every year the same violations pop up again and again. Is your company guilty? Check your compliance against the top ten most cited OSHA violations from 2016.

1. Duty to Have Fall Protection
2. Scaffolds: General Requirements
3. Stairways and Ladders
4. Fall Protection: Training Requirements

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IN THE NEWS

We wanted to share this compelling article that recently ran across all Hearst papers and features Vincencia Adusei, President of VASE Construction and FCCF Board member.  With VASE offices in Bridgeport and New Haven, Vincencia shares her thoughts on business, making connections and supporting women.

Click here to read more

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Green Comfort Solutions Re-Joins VASE Membership

VASE is pleased to welcome Green Comfort Solutions from Danbury, CT.  Green Comfort Solutions provides Home Insulation, Commercial Insulation, and Air Sealing and is a certified Women Owned Business and offers a variety of home and business insulation services. Established in 2006, they have years of installation experience and have been trained to work with a number of insulation materials. VASE met Katrina Savaglio, Owner of Green Comfort Solutions. Katrina's has a strong passion for her business.  VASE admire Green Comfort Solutions for taking pride in the personal and professional relationships they develop with their clients, both residential homeowners and other local contractors. Their certified technicians install Spray Foam Insulation, Blown In Insulation, and   Fiberglass Insulation.

Green Comfort Solutions provides service throughout Westchester County, New York and Fairfield County, Connecticut including, Greenwich, Wilton, Westport, Stamford, New Canaan, Rye, Harrison, Mamaroneck, Bedford and surrounding areas. Let's welcome Katrina by call calling 203-740-0176 or emailing katrina@greencomfortsolutions.com to insulation quote. You can also visit Katrina's website at http://greencomfortsolutions.com.


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TLC Services LLC Joins VASE Membership

Photo_2_-_Dayton_Construction_slab_140K_200px.jpgToday, we are excited to welcome TLC Services LLC into the VASE Membership community and family. Bill Jackson is the Founder and Owner of TLC Services and a resident of Bridgeport, CT.  TLC business was established in 2006 in the State of Connecticut. TLC offers Lead and Asbestos as primary services as well as windows, decks, roofing and some remodeling work. TLC is a certified Minority Business Enterprise as well as a Section 3 Business Enterprise. TLC training certificates and the license includes LRRP and Home Improvement License. 

TLC has worked from major contractors and government agencies including Elm City Communities, City of New Haven, Giordano Construction, Housing Authority of the City of Bridgeport, City of Bridgeport, Standard Demolition, Cherry Hill Construction, Dayton Construction, Greenwich Housing Authority, Habitat for Humanity, and VASE Management, just to name a few. TLC have completed asbestos, lead, and remodeling work for various clients.  TLC is also a member of the Better Business Bureau, Bridgeport Regional Business Council, Black Chamber of Commerce, and of course yours truly, VASE Membership!

We asked Mr. Jackson about why is he joining VASE Membership. He stated "I like to be a part of a progressive organization. I like to grow my business. I have connected with prospects leading to work at both VASE and other networking events. I believe I can grow with VASE Membership".

We believe so as well! So welcome, Bill!!!!!!!

Guys, help us to help Bill organization to grow.  We encourage you to connect with TLC for upcoming work opportunities in Fairfield County, New Haven County, and selected part of Connecticut. Bill can be reached at 203-908-8478 or via email bijan321toya@yahoo.com.


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Stratford Minority Contracting Opportunity

Andron Construction requests proposals from S/M/WBE firms for the Drywall and General Trades bid package for Stratford High School.ProjectincludesAdditions and Renovations to the existing school. Trades for this bid package include Thermal Insulation, Doors/Frames/Hardware installation, Metal Stud/Gypsum Walls, Visual Display Surfaces, Lockers, Display Cases, Operable Partitions, Toilet Accessories/Partitions, Gym Equipment and Seating, OH Doors, Fire Protection Specialties, and Appliances. Contact Richard Hamiltonat:Andron Construction, 21 Anderson Lane, Goldens Bridge, NY 10526. Ph: 914-232-7531. Bids are due 4/19/17.


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Taking Care of Small Business: Working Together for a Better SBA

Last week, SBA Administrator Linda McMahon shared her vision and priorities for the U.S. Small Business Administration with the House Small Business Committee.

If you missed it, you can watch her testimony here.

Also, visit SBA.gov for resources that range from SBA guaranteed loan programs to online training courses on a variety of business topics.


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Heavenly Icing, LLC. offers custom cake and specialty decorations for birthday celebrations, corporate events, boy and girl themes, Weddings and bridal affairs, and much more. Recently the firm has delivered cupcakes to construction job meetings, VASE Networking events, and housing meetings. Let's support this awesome lady and order some cupcakes from her. 

Click here to view order forms
To contact the Owner Clementine Johnson directly, please call her at 203.782.4858.


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Upcoming Construction Classes at EMGC Training, Inc.

Please visit www.emc1.com and sign up for upcoming events or call Maria at 203-924-9544 for further information. Mention that VASE sent you for 10% discount.

EMGC offers the following training:

  • OSHA 30 Hr. Construction
  • Asbestos Abatement Worker Refresher
  • Lead Abatement Worker Refresher
  • 40 Hr. HazwoperInitia
  • BPI Multifamily

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Join me in supporting Fairfield County Community Foundation (FCCF)

As a proud and dedicated Board Member of Fairfield County’s Community Foundation (FCCF), I invite you to learn more about this great organization. FCCF is regarded as a trusted entity for bringing together people, solutions, and funding to create lasting change in our region, particularly Bridgeport and the Fairfield County.   FCCF has awarded over $200 million in grants to nonprofits in Fairfield County and beyond.
Board profile
Click here to learn more and find out how you can help.

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Government Construction Bids
Are you a government agency or general contractor/construction manager looking to promote bids or meet set-aside requirements? Are you a subcontractor or Small (SBE), Minority (MBE), Women (WBE), or Section 3 Business Enterprise (DBE) looking for work? VASE Membership is the source for outreach and finding work for a successful construction project. The following link contains solicitation announcements. VASE does not guarantee that viewers will receive all notifications, therefore we encourage that you periodically visit VASE website to remain informed of current solicitation and changes. For listing of current bids, remember to search (by Range of Date, Keyword, & Industry)

Click here to search current bids

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Are you looking to get Financing, Contracting Support, Bonding, Certification, Training, and other Business Resources?

VASE works with providers offering resources for expanding businesses, equipment, workforce, and more. VASE providers also offer additional service discounts.

Click here for listing of providers


 

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