E-Verify Rule Delayed For Additional Review

A delay in a new rule that requires federal contractors to
use the government’s E-Verify system to check employment eligibility of their
workers was greeted by cheers from various business groups.

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Review Process Continues for 10 of the PDCA Standards

PDCA Industry Standards Review Process continues with PDCA Standards P-04-04, P-05-04 and P-06-04.  Your assistance and comments are requested.Continue reading »

ConsensusDOCS™ Establishes the New Consensus Standard in Construction Contracts as it Marks First Year of Publication

Washington D.C.—September 28, 2008 marks the one-year anniversary of ConsensusDOCS™, which has become the first consensus standard contracts written by and for the construction industry. ConsensusDOCS invited the entire construction industr…Continue reading »

New EPA “Lead-Safe Practices” Require Your Attention Now

Be Prepared!  Start the learning about the process now.  Elements of the new rule are in play starting in December 2008.  In April 2009 Trainers can apply for approval and business employees can begin training.  In October of …Continue reading »

PACE Attendees can help New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity

Have you wanted to lend a hand to the New Orleans area?  Nows your chance while attending PACE 2009 in New Orleans, LA.Continue reading »

PDCA Board approves revisions to PDCA Standard P16-07

PDCA is pleased to announce that the PDCA Board of Directors approved the revised PDCA Industry Standard P16-07, at the Mid-Year Board of Director’s meeting held in St. Louis, Missouri on August 22, 2008. Continue reading »

New PDCA Standard P18-08 – Documenting Extra Work to a Contract Approved

PDCA is pleased to announce that the PDCA Board of Directors approved a new PDCA Industry Standard P18-08, at the Mid-Year Board of Director’s meeting held in St. Louis, Missouri on August 22, 2008. PDCA Industry Standard P18-08 is entitled “Recommend…Continue reading »

Historic Mid-Year Board of Directors Meetings Just Completed

Historic Mid-Year Board of Directors Meetings Just Completed After several years of work aimed at decreasing the size of the PDCA Board of Directors and increasing its productivity and effectiveness, the Board is finally a smaller entity. Continue reading »

NEW PDCA Online – Top 11 Reasons to Visit Often

The Top 11 Reasons to Visit the New PDCA Online OftenContinue reading »

Disposing of Latex Paints

Today, about 85 percent of all Architectural Coatings produced are water-based. Each year hundreds of millions of gallons of these products are sold to do-it-yourself customers and painting contractors.Continue reading »