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Membership

Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC helps it members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically, profitably and for the betterment of the communities in which ABC and its members work.

Education

ABC offers certified apprenticeship programs, continuing education, management and safety programs designed to enhance professional development.

Safety

From innovative & cutting edge topics to OSHA and client-required subject matter, ABC has you covered. ABC members participate in the Safety Training and Evaluation Process and the ABC National Safety Excellence Awards.

Politics & Policy

ABC is the merit shop construction industry’s voice with the legislative, executive and judicial branches of the federal government and with state and local governments, as well as with the news media.

Associated Builders and Contractors of Indiana/Kentucky:
Based on Merit, Performance, and Integrity.

  • We believe in Merit.

    Anyone in the industry should be evaluated, judged, awarded, and rewarded based on his or her merit. Owners should be able to select the most economical and best bidder regardless of that bidder’s status.

  • We believe in Performance.

    Paying employees based on skill, ability, and merit. Promoting based on the merit of skills, ability, and motivation or leadership duties.

  • We believe in Integrity.

    Open and fair competition for securing contracts and/or jobs: not allowing favoritism or group membership as selection criteria.

Upcoming Events

  1. ASSE 6010 & ASSE 6040 – Medical Gas Courses

    October 10 - October 14
  2. 2-year Foreman Training NCCER program

    October 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. Northeast Council’s 1st Annual Sporting Clay Fun Shoot

    October 14 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. KY Annual Chili Cook-Off and Networking Festival

    October 19 @ 4:00 am - 7:30 pm
  5. SW 18th Annual Golf Outing

    October 24 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Latest Chapter News

  • ABC OF INDIANA/KENTUCKY KICKS OFF 2016-2017 School YearSeptember 28, 2016 - 8:34 pm

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The ABC Construction Prep Academy has kicked off the 2016 – 2017 school year. Featuring a variety of juniors and seniors from local high schools, the Prep Academy prepares students for careers as Craft Professionals by providing an overview of the many construction trades available through Associated Builders and Contractors. Our students […]

  • Associated Builders and Contractors Endorses Eric Holcomb for GovernorSeptember 28, 2016 - 8:29 pm

    Indianapolis, IN, 9/21/16– Associated Builders and Contractors of Indiana/Kentucky (ABC) announced today that it has endorsed Eric Holcomb’s candidacy for Governor of Indiana. John Roop, the 2016 ABC Board Chairman stated, “Indiana is moving in the right direction economically due to our strong Republican leadership in the Governor’s office. Eric Holcomb and Suzanne Crouch will […]

What Our Members Are Saying

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“In 1986, Wurster Construction chose to leave the union and joined ABC of Indiana. It has been the best move we made in our 74 year history.  The benefits we’ve enjoyed by being a member of ABC have far outweighed what we’ve put in.”    

Al Wurster, Owner
Wurster Construction
wursterconstruction.com

SomersetCPAs-logo“The education, networking, camaraderie and support you receive from ABC of Indiana will far exceed the financial investment you make.”

Kenneth J. Hedlund, CPA
Somerset CPAs
www.somersetcpas.com

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