Who we are and what we do:

ABC is a non-profit construction trade association that fosters the principles of freedom of choice through the merit construction philosophy. That’s our mission, and it’s one that we work hard to achieve through the projects of the member construction firms across Arkansas. Merit contractors and ABC are dedicated to providing Arkansas with high-quality, low-cost, safe, on-time construction. ABC members build commercial buildings, industrial plants, municipal and public works projects, roads and highways, homes, and provide a wide array of construction services. Through innovative programs, ABC and its member contractors are creating more work opportunities providing more jobs and reducing unemployment implementing innovative technology and ideas using new tools, methods, and materials to enhance quality and safety building 75% of today’s industrial, commercial and institutional construction stimulating economic growth training future workers through an apprenticeship program accredited by the Department of Labor preparing young people for a successful construction career through the School-to-Career (STC) program creating a marketplace built on the free enterprise system. For more information, please e-mail: ABC of Arkansas.




Upcoming Events

Kimbel Mechanical Systems (map)
NWA The Happy Leader Lunch and Learn Join us for this FREE lunch and educational opportunity on Wednesday, August 22nd in Fayetteville! After serving over eighteen years as the Chief Operating Officer, Don Greenland is now the Strategic Growth Officer for an ERA Top 400 general contractor. He will discuss what it takes to be a happy leader and how happiness can be a skill that affects our performance, success, work ethic, and ability to influence. We encourage all members and prospects ...
ACTA (map)
OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety & Health Course Thursday, August 23rd & Friday, August 24th, 2018 Thursday, August 30th & Friday, August 31st, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (All Four Days) Arkansas Construction Trades Academy 6 Collins Industrial Place | North Little Rock, AR 72113 (Back Building) Directions to Facility Registration Form About the course... This course will go over the following topics among others: - History of the Occupational Safety ...
Stonebridge Meadows Golf Club (map)
Northwest Golf Tournament 18 Hole, Four Person Scramble Join us on August 24th for the annual Northwest Golf Tournament at Stonebridge Meadows Golf Club in Fayetteville! Members may enter teams or as individual players. Players may choose to play in the morning or afternoon flight - first come, first serve! BOTH FIGHTS COMPLETELY SOLD OUT Registration Form Tournament Details Friday, August 24, 2018 A.M. Registration at 7:30 a.m. | Tee Off at 8:00 a.m. Lunch at 12:00 ...
ACTA (map)
OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety & Health Course Thursday, August 23rd & Friday, August 24th, 2018 Thursday, August 30th & Friday, August 31st, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (All Four Days) Arkansas Construction Trades Academy 6 Collins Industrial Place | North Little Rock, AR 72113 (Back Building) Directions to Facility Registration Form About the course... This course will go over the following topics among others: - History of the Occupational Safety ...
Nabholz - Jonesboro (map)
NEA Accident Aftermath and Investigation Lunch and Learn Quick! There has been a serious accident at your jobsite, with a life-threatening injury. What do you do? This session, presented by Wright Lindsey Jennings' construction law attorney Patrick Wilson, will take you step-by-step through accident investigation procedures that will help protect you in the event of a future lawsuit. Join us for this FREE lunch and educational opportunity on Tuesday, August 28th in Jonesboro. We encourage a...
NWACC - Walmart Auditorium (map)
NWA Commercial Driver Compliance Lunch and Learn Does your company own a 3/4 ton truck? Many companies that do may not be in compliance with DOT regulations. There has been a lot of discrepancies and misunderstandings about the requirements for Commercial Drivers and their documentation. Join us for this FREE lunch and educational opportunity on Wednesday, August 29th in Bentonville to hear our speaker from the Arkansas Highway Police discuss what you need to know to stay in compliance. ...
ACTA (map)
OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety & Health Course Thursday, August 23rd & Friday, August 24th, 2018 Thursday, August 30th & Friday, August 31st, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (All Four Days) Arkansas Construction Trades Academy 6 Collins Industrial Place | North Little Rock, AR 72113 (Back Building) Directions to Facility Registration Form About the course... This course will go over the following topics among others: - History of the Occupational Safety ...
ACTA (map)
OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety & Health Course Thursday, August 23rd & Friday, August 24th, 2018 Thursday, August 30th & Friday, August 31st, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (All Four Days) Arkansas Construction Trades Academy 6 Collins Industrial Place | North Little Rock, AR 72113 (Back Building) Directions to Facility Registration Form About the course... This course will go over the following topics among others: - History of the Occupational Safety ...
ACTA (map)
Occupational Licensing Forum Breakfast Occupational Licensing is a hot topic right now and the construction industry is gearing up to stand up for what's best for contractors. There are legislators fighting at the Capitol for less restrictions on licensing in order to have more consumer freedom. ABC Arkansas and other trade associations are fighting back by educating our legislators on the inevitable safety concerns that will come from major changes to occupational licensing. In order to ad...
OSHA 10 Hour Construction Safety & Health Course Thursday, September 13th & Friday, September 14th, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Arkansas Construction Trades Academy (New ABC Back Building) 6 Collins Industrial Place North Little Rock, AR 72113 Directions to Facility Registration Form About the course... This course is intended for all entry level employees and employees that have responsibility for health and safety compliance. The course incorporates OSHA's ...
ACTA (map)
OSHA 10 Hour Construction Safety & Health Course Thursday, September 13th & Friday, September 14th, 2018 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Arkansas Construction Trades Academy (New ABC Back Building) 6 Collins Industrial Place North Little Rock, AR 72113 Directions to Facility Registration Form About the course... This course is intended for all entry level employees and employees that have responsibility for health and safety compliance. The course incorporates OSHA's ...
Ronald McDonald House - Little Rock (map)
Ronald McDonald House Family Lunch Service Project 2018 Looking for a volunteer opportunity to help your community?! When a family struggles with their child's critical medical condition, the Ronald McDonald House provides a private place for them to stay each night and the little things that are otherwise easily taken for granted, including meals. The last thing a family with an ill child needs to worry about is lunch! ABC Members are invited to help serve a warm lunch to the families ...
City Lake Park (map)
NWA Bike Trail Building Project & Family Ride Day 2018 Looking for a volunteer opportunity to help your community?! Northwest Arkansas has become a new and exciting destination for Mountain Biking and with that comes a lot of trail maintenance. On Saturday, September 22nd, ABC Arkansas is partnering with the Ozark Off Road Cyclists for a volunteer trail building project followed by lunch and family activities! This will be a great opportunity to invest in your community, enjoy time ...
Industry Tour Chaffee Crossing Development Followed by Happy Hour at Ft. Smith Brewing Co. Please join us on Thursday, September 27th from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for a guided industry tour of the Chaffee Crossing Development in Fort Smith! Attendees will be transported via bus as we navigate our way through the various districts of this diverse development project (see details below). After the tour, everyone is invited to Fort Smith Brewing Company in the Historic District for happy hour...

Our Mission

ABC Arkansas’ mission is to advance the merit shop philosophy by promoting safety training, education and free enterprise principles for the betterment of the construction industry.

Value Proposition

Based on the Merit Shop Philosophy, we help Members develop people, win work and deliver work Safely, Ethically and Profitably for the betterment of the communities in which they work.