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Benefits to Membership in the ABC New Jersey Chapter

Business Development

  • Receive a listing in our printed and online member directory & buyers guide
  • Participate in our state and national contractor referral program
  • Meet potential clients and customers at our chapter networking events

Networking opportunities

  • Participate in our abc new jersey networking events where you will be able to meet our contractors, suppliers, attorneys, financial professionals, insurance specialists, and others
  • Access our online find a contractor database and reach fellow abc members who can provide the services you need
  • Attend the annual ABC National Convention and meet abc members from all over the country
  • Get involved with ABC's peer groups and share best practices in your craft with contractors all over the nation
  • Member Discounts

  • ABC members can take advantage of exclusive business discounts with ABC's business partners
  • For a list of participating companies, follow this link the ABC national website
  • Political Involvement

  • Get involved with our government affairs committee
  • Attend National and State Legislative conferences
  • Support local and national lobbying efforts
  • About Us

    Why ABC Is The Right Choice?

    Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national association representing 21,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms in 69 Chapters across the United States.

    ABC's membership represents all specialties within the U.S. construction industry and is comprised primarily of firms that perform work in the industrial and commercial sectors of the industry. ABC is the construction industry's voice with the legislative, executive and judicial branches of the federal government and with state and local governments, as well as with the news media.

    ABC's mission is the advancement of the merit shop construction philosophy, which encourages open competition and a free-enterprise approach that awards contracts based solely on merit, regardless of labor affiliation. Through its national office and chapters, ABC's objective is to provide its members with an organization to deal with issues on an industry-wide basis.

    ABC members get discounted access to high quality training and education programs that improve their business, expand their craft and skill, and provide compliance with industry regulations. Education for the current and future construction workforce includes safety and trade specific training, and management programs.

    ABC safety training provides construction workers with the skills ans knowledge to keep employees safe, perform at the highest safety standards, and meet regulatory requirements. Contractors and their employees can enroll in comprehensive programs to develop broad based skills, or in workshops to focus on specific tasks. ABC Management education programs cultivate professional development and foster leadership skills that are critical to the company's long term success.


    Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national trade association representing more than 21,000 members from more than 21,303 construction and industry-related firms. Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC and its 69 Chapters help members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which they work.