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You can trust that a project built by an ABC of Wisconsin member is a project BUILT on MERIT.

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ABC of Wisconsin

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) actively promotes merit, or performance-based construction. From a modest start by six Baltimore contractors in 1950, ABC has enjoyed a growing membership, now totaling more than 22,000 firms nationally and more than 900 in the Wisconsin Chapter, each dedicated to the principles of free enterprise. These beliefs translate into a healthy, competitive and professional climate, the results of which are proudly reflected in ABC member’s construction accomplishments.

Determined Success

Throughout the country, ABC is an effective force in business development, education, labor relations and legislation. ABC is comprised of general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, and associates who believe in the merit shop form of construction. Today, merit contractors perform more than 70 percent of all construction in the U.S.


Our Services

Safety Providing world-class safety to members ABC of Wisconsin can help with your safety needs, including ever-changing rules by OSHA. ABC's in-house safety team is made up of four experts with many years of construction-field experience, so your needs are met immediately upon request. Politics and Advocacy Successfully advancing free enterprise in construction Our on-staff, professional lobbyists in Madison and Washington represent the interests of merit contractors. ABC monitors every bill introduced to ensure that it will not adversely affect members. Apprenticeship Workforce Education ABC of Wisconsin offers a wide variety of workforce education in a variety of formats. From traditional classes, to online training, to customized in-house training, there is something for everyone. Management Education Construction U ABC of Wisconsin offers three award-winning multi-class certificate programs for safety management, project supervision and emerging leaders, as well as a day-long seminar on construction leadership.
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