The Nuts & Bolts of SCA
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Welcome New Members
Join us in welcoming our newest members for November!
9393 W 110th St
Overland Park, KS 66210
Associate – Insurance
Marmic Fire & Safety
639 W Chestnut Expwy
Springfield, MO 65802
Subcontractor – Inspections, Service, Install of Fire Systems, and Life Safety
Celebrate the holidays with The Builders, CSI Southwest Missouri chapter, and the NAWIC Southwest Missouri chapter, and the Springfield Contractors Association. Join us for appetizers, drinks & craft beer as we celebrate another year of advancing the industry. There’s no charge for this event, but you must register to provide counts for food and beverages. We will be collecting toys for Toys for Tots, so feel free to bring a small toy for children in need to drop in the collection box.
Wednesday, November, 29th, 2024
Springfield Brewing Company
305 S. Market Ave. Springfield, MO 65806
Online registration is available here! Make sure you select all of the associations you are a part of – including the SCA!
Thank you to our confirmed sponsors!
Interested in sponsoring? Reach out to the SCA office at 417-862-1313 or e-mail Susan at firstname.lastname@example.org. More details to follow shortly.
Member Spotlight – DeWitt & Associates
DeWitt & Associates, Inc. provides Construction Management (CMR), General Contracting, and they also self-perform Concrete & Masonry. They have been in business for 64 years and will be approaching their 65th year very soon! Their mission statement is to serve teammates, their partners, and their communities by building with quality and integrity.
Originally founded in 1959, DeWitt was guided by three founding principles: Integrity, Performance, and Quality. These core values remain the cornerstone of DeWitt & Associates today. Passionate commitment and tireless work ethic have helped them forge tight alliances that stand the test of time with owners and suppliers. Today DeWitt & Associates remains an employee-owned, full-service, general contractor and construction management company centered on building relationships. DeWitt is committed to providing a strong framework to support their clients’ vision. A solid reputation in construction management does not come easily. They have earned theirs over the last 64+ years of ownership, innovation, service, creativity, and dedication to projects. They take pride in their projects, but they never lose sight of safety, sustainability, solid relationships, and building strong communities. Their #1 objective is to have a significant impact on those they serve and those they provide services with.
Recent awards DeWitt & Associates have received include the following below:
· Ted Smith Scholarship Endowment Fund is awarded annually.
· 2023 Design/Project Team of the Year: Aetos Center for the Performing Arts
· 2023 Superintendent of the Year: Alex Estes
· 2022 Design/Project Team of the Year: Tiger Paw Early Childhood Center Renovation
· 2020 Design/Project Team of the Year: Nixa High School Stadium Improvements
· 2018 Superintendent of the Year: Jerremy NeSmith
· 2016 Design/Project Team of the Year: Kickapoo High School Performing Arts Center
& FEMA Safe Room
· 2016 Superintendent of the Year – Alan Essary & J.D. Anthony
DeWitt & Associates participate in several SCA events each year including the annual SCA Golf Tournaments, Pig Roast, and Chicken BBQ. They feel these events are a great way to support the mission of SCA and network with their clients and partners as well. Their Vice President Ramsay Manning also serves on the SCA AIA Government Liaison Committee.
Are you hiring?
The SCA has a job board at www.springfieldcontractors.org/jobs if you are hiring! Send the job description, how to apply, and a copy of your logo to Megan or Susan at email@example.com to post the positions you need to fill.
Generation Next Meeting
Generation Next meets once a month over lunch on the second Wednesday.
There is no meeting planned for November, but stay tuned for future meeting updates!
Click here for The Roost’s lunch menu and pricing. Food is not provided.
There is no extra cost for SCA members to join Generation Next. Generation Next is the under 40 group of the Springfield Contractors Association. They have monthly meetings and invite all SCA members to participate in social events and community service opportunities.
If you have employees that are under the age of 40 and want to get involved in Generation Next or you want to know more about the group, please contact Gordon Lane at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2023 Calendar of Events
Dates are subject to change. Please reference the SCA Calendar of Events for up-to-date information at www.springfieldcontractors.org/events.
November 29 – Christmas Party (*not just SCA)
*Second Wednesday Each Month (lunch) – Generation Next Meetings