SCA Holiday Office Hours
The SCA Office will be closed on January 1 but will reopen with regular business hours on January 4th.
General Membership Meeting
Don’t miss the first General Membership Meeting of 2021! The January Membership Meeting is next Tuesday!
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Networking & Lunch Buffet 11:15 am | Program 11:30 am
$20 per person in advance | $25 after registration deadline
Diamond Room | Knights of Columbus
Topic: Area R-XII Construction Forecast
Sponsor: ProSource Wholesale
Online registration is available here. The registration deadline is Monday, January 4, at 10 a.m. Cancellations must be made by the registration deadline to receive a refund.
68 Years in Business
APAC Central, Inc. has had its share of names and owners throughout the years, but their dedication to quality and performance has always remained the same. Most recently, Ash Grove Aggregates and Conco Companies were welcomed into the CRH family in 2019. APAC provides asphalt paving and FOB supply, concrete site work, and cutback oil supply. The APAC Central, Inc Southern Missouri operations services all of Springfield and Joplin with permanent and portable asphalt plants.
Because change has been a constant throughout the years, it’s something they have learned to manage well in the business in construction. Change in weather, specifications, material prices, technology, and many other aspects of construction work are constant challenges that are faced and dealt with; having learned to expect change and roll with it.
APAC has a dedication to performing quality work while maintaining a focus on safety above all. This shows with APAC’s safety record with a current EMR below .50. Quality and integrity are non-negotiable expectations for all employees. Throughout the years, APAC has received multiple statewide and national awards for completed projects including 14 Quality in Construction Awards for projects since 2004 from the The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA). The Rt. 44 Jasper project in 2013 received the Sheldon G. Hayes from NAPA – the highest asphalt paving award in the United States for projects over 50,000 tons of asphalt. APAC was runner-up for this award in 2004 and 2017.
Throughout its history APAC has been an active member and supporter of the SCA and their numerous events and committees. APAC is proud to have served on the Scholarship, R12, Architects/Government Liaison, Chicken BBQ and Workforce Development Committees as well as the SCA Board. The SCA has provided high level networking and social events that have benefited APAC’s personnel and business at large.
The APAC-Central Inc. website is available here.
2020 Christmas Food Drive
As we wrap up 2020, please consider donating non-perishable food items for the SCA Food Drive. There is an overwhelming need of assistance this year, so let’s show the construction industry cares about our community.
Please make sure any donations are dropped off at the SCA Office by this Thursday, December 31st at noon.
Conference Room Chairs for Sale
SCA is updating our small conference including new conference room chairs. If you or your company need a set of used office chairs, the hunter green HON chairs from our small conference room are for sale. These chairs are still in good condition with very little wear.
Office chair listing available here
Are you hiring?
The SCA has a job board at https://www.springfieldcontractors.org/jobs/ if you are hiring! Send the job description, how to apply, and a copy of your logo to Megan at firstname.lastname@example.org to post the positions you need to fill.
Online Job Board availble here.
2021 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.
2021 Calendar of Events & Sponsorships
January 5 – General Membership Meeting (Lunch) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
February 2 – General Membership Meeting (Breakfast) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
*Quarter 1 – Learn about your SCA Membership – No Charge, Informational Meeting
March 2 – General Membership Meeting (Lunch) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
March 4 – Generation Next Membership Charity Event – $20 Children (under 12), $25 Adults
April 6 – General Membership Meeting (Breakfast) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
April 9 – Spring Skeet Shoot – $50 per person, teams of 4-6
*Quarter 2 – Learn about your SCA Membership – No Charge, Informational Meeting
April 30 – Generation Next Bass Bash – $100 per boat (2 people) in advance, $125 day of event
May 4 – General Membership Meeting (Evening) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
May 21 – Spring Golf Tournament – $100 per person, teams of 4
June 8 – General Membership Meeting (Breakfast) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
June 22 – Block Party – Hosted by Generation Next – No Charge, Open to All SCA Members
July 16 – Pig Roast – $25 per person in advance, $30 day of the event
August 2-5 – Build U – Workforce Development Event for High School Students
August 13 – Summer Golf Tournament – $100 per person, teams of 4
*Quarter 3 – Learn about your SCA Membership – No Charge, Informational Meeting – Date TBD
September 14 – General Membership Meeting (Breakfast) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
September 16 – Chicken BBQ (*not just SCA) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 day of the event
October 5 – General Membership Meeting (Lunch) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
October 8 – Fall Skeet Shoot – $50 per person, teams of 4-6
*Quarter 4 – Learn about your SCA Membership – No Charge, Informational Meeting – Date TBD
November 12 – Salute Awards Banquet (*not just SCA) – $40 in advance, $50 week of event
December 3 – Christmas Party – Details TBA
*Second Wednesday Each Month – Generation Next Meetings – No Charge