The Builders' Association

The Builders’ Association is a nonprofit commercial construction trade association serving hundreds of member companies that employ over 25,000 people in mid-America. Founded in 1887, The Builders’ Association has advanced the construction industry by delivering safety, craft and management training; employment, labor and government relations; and construction plans and technology tools.

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Lunch and Learn: Heat stress

Join Builders' Safety, Health and Environmental Services team at our Southern Region Service Center on Wednesday, June 1, at 11:30 a.m. for a lunch and learn on heat stress. Enjoy lunch while learning how you can keep job sites safe during warmer months. Secure your spot today!

Events Calendar

May 24, 2022 12:30 PM
Builders' Central Region Service Center
May 25, 2022 8 AM
Builders' Central Region Service Center
May 31, 2022 12 AM
May 31, 2022 1 PM
Builders' Central Region Service Center
Jun 1, 2022 11:30 AM
Builders' Southern Region Service Center
Jun 2, 2022 11:30 AM
Builders' Central Region Service Center
Jun 7, 2022 12:30 PM
Southern Region Service Center
Jun 8, 2022 5 PM
Jun 9, 2022 8 AM
Builders' Central Region Service Center
Jun 9, 2022 8 AM
The Builders' Association
Jun 14, 2022 7:30 AM
Builders' Central Region Service Center
Jun 15, 2022 11 AM
105 W 12th Ave
Jun 16, 2022 8 AM
The Builders' Association
Jun 16, 2022 4 PM
850 Main St
Jun 27, 2022 8 AM
Adams Pointe Golf Club
Jun 28, 2022 8 AM
The Builders' Association
Jul 6, 2022 11 AM
Builders' Training & Education Center
Jul 20, 2022 2 PM
Chicken N Pickle
Aug 19, 2022 9 AM
Powder Creek Shooting Park
Mar 9, 2023 7:30 AM
Adams Pointe Conference Center

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Bid on building projects in Missouri, Kansas and surrounding areas.

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Builders' News

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April 22, 2022

OSHA, The Builders’ Association to honor fallen workers during 2022 Workers’ Memorial Day event

This year’s event will take place at The Builders’ Association downtown Kansas City office and will feature a performance by country recording artist Matt Snook. The public is invited to attend.

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April 19, 2022

AGC Kansas City Chapter announces finalists for 2022 Building Excellence Awards

AGC Kansas City is celebrating its biennial Building Excellence Awards this year at KC-LIVE on June 8, 2022, at 5 p.m.

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Jan. 11, 2022

2022 Outlook survey advisory virtual media event featuring Chris Stanton

Construction group to release 2022 national and state* hiring and business forecast for commercial construction on Wednesday, Jan. 12 at 12 p.m. EST

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Jan. 10, 2022

Builders’ Association names 2022 Board of Directors

The Builders’ Association is pleased to announce the appointment of its 2022 Board of Directors. Rob Cleavinger, Senior Vice President JE Dunn Construction Company and 2021 Vice Chair, was seated as Chair of the Board in a virtual meeting Jan. 6.

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May 13, 2021

Materials Price Increase

Proliferating materials price increases and supply chain disruptions squeeze contractors and threaten to undermine economic recovery.


March 15, 2021

The Builders' Association sends letter to Missouri governor

The Builders' Association sends letter to Missouri governor urging clarification of construction's place in the vaccination plan.

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March 5, 2021

Builders’ celebrates Women in Construction Week

Four women from across the construction industry shared their career stories during a podcast hosted by the Kansas City Business Journal.

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Feb. 11, 2021

Bill Snyder shares advice for building leaders during The Builders’ Association virtual anniversary

On Feb. 19, 2021, The Builders’ Association celebrated its 134th anniversary with a virtual version of the annual banquet event: Building Leaders.

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