A Sustainable Workforce Starts With You

Care and Safety

Attending to the safety, security and well-being of all craftspersons is the foundation for building and sustaining a high performance workforce. That means establishing high safety standards and ensuring workers' compensation coverage. It also means that FUTA, SUTA and FICA are paid on behalf of all craftspersons.

Houston's Construction Career Collaborative (C3), a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization focused on the commercial construction industry in the Houston region, has made...
Hi there. The Chamberlin Man here.Man alive! During those last few weeks of late spring to early summer, the rain had really been coming down. Widespread flooding had been...
How do we fix a problem born from the business practice where a contractor must be the lowest bidder in order to win work?  C3 offers an owner-driven strategy.
Read the second in a series of posts about what McPherson observed during the 2016 ABC NCC, an intensive competition between more than 200 craft profession trainees and students.
Crane Industry Services LLC (CIS) has taken delivery of three Vortex Simulators from CM Labs Simulations Inc., Montreal, Quebec.  The simulators are designed to provide...
Hi there.  The Chamberlin Man here.Afraid of heights? Don't look at these photos!A 12,000 square foot barrel shaped standing-seam aluminum roof constructed of 40-foot custom-...
In a previous post, I wrote about my interviews with four students who will soon graduate from Dickinson High School (DHS).  We talked about their experiences in the...
Hi there.  The Chamberlin Man here.When you have an MVP on your team, you win.  That’s why we’re especially proud to call Chamberlin Roofing Superintendent Curtis Purvis...
Kollaer offers the following advice to company owners: “No matter what the conditions, never ask your crews to wear PPE and then put yourself in a hazardous position without doing...