State of the Union Construction Industry 2011


Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Washington Court Hotel
525 New Jersey Avenue, N.W. [map]
Washington, DC 20001

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The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC) State of the Union Construction Industry 2011 will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM at The Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Avenue, NW in Washington, DC 20001.

This prestigious event brings together some of the construction industry's most visionary leaders with the common goal of expanding businesses by using the safest and most productive workforce available.

The agenda for the State of the Union Construction Industry 2011 taking place on Wednesday, December 7th will cover a variety of topics of interest to union contractors.

Some of the topics include:

1. National Maintenance Agreements Revisions Panel Discussion with Brent Booker, NMAPC Co-Chair from LIUNA and Bob Hoover, NMAPC Co-Chair of Kvaerner Solutions, Inc.

2. Construction Labor Research Council Year in Review, Carey Peters, Executive Director of the CLRC

3. And much more

In addition the 2011 Annual TAUC-NMAPC Holiday Open House will be held on Tuesday evening, December 6, 2011 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Atrium Ballroom of The Washington Court Hotel. This event is open to all TAUC and NMAPC members and invited guests. To register for the Holiday Open House click on the following link: http://www.tauc.org/forms/meeting/MeetingFormPublic/view?id=516910000046C

Related Web Pages and Sites:
Hotel Reservations - Washington Court Hotel

Registration Includes:
Attendance to the meeting, breakfast and breaks.

Who Should Attend:
All TAUC members, invited guests and news media.

Meeting Attire:
Business Attire

Cancellation and Other Policies:
If you need to cancel your sleeping room at the Washington Court Hotel please contact the reservation department at (202) 628-2100. Rooms must be cancelled 72 hours prior to arrival date. All "No Shows" will be billed for the first night's room and tax.

If you need assistance cancelling your online meeting registration please contact Ms. Gwen Jackson at (703) 524-3336 extension 111.

Is Media Allowed?
Yes

General Hotel Information:
To reserve a sleeping room under TAUC's room block, please contact The Washington Court Hotel directly at (202) 628-2100 to receive the special guestroom rate of $239 per night, plus 14.5% DC sales tax for single or double occupancy.

The Washington Court Hotel
525 New Jersey Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-628-2100
Fax: 202-879-7918
Web site: http://www.washingtoncourthotel.com/
Reservation Link: https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=13532&Chain=10069&arrive=12/4/2011&depart=12/7/2011&adult=1&child=0&group=TAUC

PARKING RATES: $43.00 overnight / $30.00 day


THE CUT-OFF DATE FOR ALL ROOM RESERVATIONS IS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2011!

Travel Information:
Ronald Reagan National Airport
703-417-8000
http://metwashairports.com/national

To reach the hotel from Reagan National Airport you may take a cab or the Washington Metro. The hotel may be reached by taking the Yellow Metro line then change at Metro Center station onto the Red Metro line in the direction of Union Station. From the Red Metro line exit at Union Station Metro stop. The hotel is a short walk from the Metro station. The cab ride is approximately $15.00 from Reagan National Airport.

Washington Dulles Airport
(703) 572-2700
http://www.metwashairports.com/dulles

To reach the hotel from Dulles Airport you may take a cab or rent a car. The cab ride is approximately $50.00.

Baltimore / Washington International Airport
1-800-435-9294
http://www.bwiairport.com/en

Those members who are flying in for meetings in the Washington, D.C. area may want to consider flying into Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI). Fares are sometimes significantly lower depending on the airline and where you depart from. From BWI, you can take a train to Union Station in Washington, DC, and the hotel is a short walk from the Metro station. The train trip is approximately 25 minutes long. You may also rent a car, take a cab, or shuttle bus. A cab ride from BWI is approximately $60.00. Shuttle bus service prices vary.

TRAIN: Union Station Washington, DC

Union Station is located at 50 Massachusetts Avenue, NE.
Located on Metro's Red Line.

Union Station, the site of Metro, Amtrak and MARC stations provides easy and affordable transit to area airports and other cities, and makes arrival, departure and sight-seeing virtually hassle-free.

Union Station Website: http://www.unionstationdc.com/directions.asp?gid=11


For more information please contact:
Ms. Gwen Jackson
Meetings & Events Manager
The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC)
Phone: (703) 524-3336 x111
Fax: (703) 524-3364
E-mail: gjackson@tauc.org