Associated Builders and Contractors - Greater Tennessee Chapterhas a growing membership that believes in open competition and the free enterprise system. Our members are awarded projects based on their leading safety standards, high-quality workmanship and competitive pricing. We believe in rewarding workers because of talent – not tenure – because of the work they do – not the length of time they’ve been doing it. Simply stated, our members’ projects are Built on Merit. ABC’s safety, educational and apprenticeship training ensures our members are the most qualified for any construction project. Take a moment to check out our site and learn how we can help you today. 

   

Latest News

Applications for the 21/22 Apprenticeship School Year are open

Applications for the 21/22 School year are now open. If you have interest in applying, please visit http://www.abctennessee.com/Workforce-Development/...

ABC Greater Tennessee Names Legislators of the Year

We had a very successful legislative year in 2020’s session. We hired Nathan Ridley to our lobbying team and continued our history of protecting and enhancing...

Tickets now on sale for 2021 Contractors Showcase

DESCRIPTION Each Summer, the commercial construction industry gathers together for ABC's Contractor's Showcase. This tradeshow offers ABC contractors...

Nashville ranks tenth best city for construction workers, more skilled laborers needed

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Despite an improving economy, a new analysis shows construction employment declined in more than 200 metropolitan areas across...

Tennessee construction industry celebrates passage of construction industry worker protections

NASHVILLE, TENN., April 8th. – The state’s construction industry today celebrated the passage of HB 1112/SB 1150 (Rep. Kevin Vaughan/Sen. Jack Johnson...

Tennessee construction industry expresses opposition to changes in Metro Construction Industry Standards

NASHVILLE, TENN., March 17th. – The state’s construction industry today expressed opposition to Metro legislation, 2021-676, that would radically change...

Legislative Update: Associated Builders and Contractors of Greater Tennessee Adds to Legislative Advocacy Team

March 4, 2021 - The Associated Builders and Contractors of Greater Tennessee is proud to announce the hiring of Nathan Ridley to assist and eventually...

TN Legislature Approves Resolution Congratulating ABC Greater Tennessee on its 50 Years

Majority Leader William Lamberth (R) of the Tennessee General Assembly provided a legislative resolution congratulating the ABC Greater Tennessee chapter...

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May 132021 Emerging Leaders May Happy Hour_Nashville

Middle TN Emerging Leaders Happy Hour at The Reserve at Fat Bottom Brewery | 800 44th Ave N, Nash...

May 202021 Emerging Leaders May Social_Knoxville

East TN Emerging Leaders Happy Hour at Orange Hat Brewing | 10246 Hardin Valley Rd. Knoxville, TN...

Jun 1ABC Craft Training Graduation June 1

Please join us in honoring the 2021 Craft Training Program Graduates!

Jun 2ABC Craft Training Graduation June 2

Please join us in honoring the 2021 Craft Training Program Graduates!