NUCA of Washington's
"Viva Las Vegas" Auction Event
Plans are underway for NUCA of Washington's Annual "Viva Las Vegas" Auction Event coming up on Saturday, October 17th. Sponsors are signing up and donations are coming in. We have lots of information on our website via the links below for members, guests, sponsors, and donors. The annual auction supports Washington's civil construction industry by raising essential funds to help keep our legislative, educational, and out reach programs strong and effective. We invite all our members and industry friends to participate in this fun-filled event!
Important Auction Links
New Items added!
2015-2017 Board of Directors Selected!
We would like to announce that the following members will be representing you on the board for the 2015-2017 term
President: Mike Pellitteri, PELLCO Construction
President-Elect: Ashley Baldwin, Bravo Environmental
Treasurer: Kirk Merrill, Gallina LLP
Secretary: Tom Krider, Oles Morrison Rinker & Baker LLP
Associate Director: Bob Marconi, Ashbaugh Beal
Industry Training and Certifications
Dig Safe Certification Course Schedule
325 Metcalf St, Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284
NUCA of Washington Conference Room
635 Andover Park West, Seattle, WA 98188
NUCA Joint Seminar
Join NUCA law firm members, Ahlers
& Cressman PLLC, Ashbaugh Beal and Oles Morrison Rinker & Baker LLP for
a free half-day construction law seminar on Thursday, November 12th at the NUCA of WA Office in Seattle. Topics of discussion will include Lien and Bond Claims, Notice and Dispute Resolution, Differing Site Conditions (Utility Locate Statute) and Changes and Change orders.
NUCA of Washington is proud to offer educational programming to both members and non-members that fosters our members' commitment to safe, responsible, and ethical job site practices and conditions. These programs include Dig Safe Certification, CESCL Certification, Flagger Training, First Aid/CPR, Confined Space Entry Certification, Competent Person Certification, and Hazardous Waste Certification. If you are interested in hosting one of these classes or have any questions, please contact Andrea Ruotolo at 425-264-1240.
VICTORY FOR CONTRACTORS IN OLYMPIA:
GOVERNOR SIGNS NUCA’s VENUE
Pictured are: Governor Jay Inslee, State
Representative Jay Rodne, State Representative Laurie Jinkins and NUCA of
Washington Legislative Committee Members, Mark Scoccolo, Mike Pelliterri and
Lobbyist David Ducharme
On Wednesday, April 29, 2015, Governor Jay Inslee signed
into law HB 1601. HB 1601, the venue bill, helps level the playing field in
construction contracts with counties throughout the state. HB 1601 allows
contractors to sue a county in either that county or one of the two nearest
counties. This legislation helps provide an impartial forum for contractors,
and promotes fairness. The significant work that led to the passing of this
legislation was spearheaded by NUCA of Washington, with support from the AGC of
Bob Marconi is the
chair of NUCA of Washington’s Legislative Committee.