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About Us

Who We Are

The Chicagoland AGC is the leading trade association serving the Chicagoland commercial construction industry. Chicagoland AGC members include the leading contractors and suppliers in the Chicago area. Our general contractor members range from large, national firms to smaller, specialized companies and build private and public projects worth more than $12 billion annually while employing over 10,000 individuals.

Mission Statement

Chicagoland Associated General Contractors serves as the unified voice of the Chicagoland construction industry and empowers our members through labor and government relations, ongoing education, and business relationships.

Why Choose a Chicagoland AGC Member?

Chicagoland AGC members are responsible for a large portion of exceptional work throughout the Chicagoland area.

Members are known for their efficiency in their construction. The efficiency depends largely on labor relation policy for the entire project, which is assured when a contractor member of the Chicagoland AGC is chosen for the job. The Association provides labor consultation to member contractors to ensure work productivity and timely and cost-efficient project completion.

Members have the ingenuity and experience to meet every construction problem and are kept up-to-date with advancements in construction methods, technology, issues and developing trends.

Chicagoland AGC members have an adequate supply of the right type of equipment and know-how to meet construction schedules with a competent labor force and sufficient materials.

As members of the Chicagoland AGC, companies also belong to the Associated General Contractors of America (AGCA), the national trade organization serving the construction industry. There is a mutual feeling of trust and respect that exists between such organizations as the AGC, the American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Institute of Architects that is the result of years of cooperation on the local and national scene. This teamwork rooted in respect insures peak efficiency—work can proceed with no lost time or wasted effort due to friction or misunderstanding.