Advocacy and Influence
CAWP remains a strong advocate for its members by lending the collective voice of industry to influence change that keeps heavy and highway construction at the forefront of economic growth in our region.
Essential News and Information
CAWP is a constant source of up to the minute news and information covering industry news, labor relation developments, legislative updates, training courses, events and trends affecting the industry.
Dynamic Networking Opportunities
With a membership of over 200 construction and construction related firms, CAWP provides the opportunity to meet and build relationships with fellow professionals, owners, and suppliers. The Association hosts a variety of member and industry wide events on an annual basis. These events are designed to benefit the membership in a multitude of ways, each offering a different combination of networking, education, socializing, training, recognition and fund-raising. Many events provide sponsorship opportunities for the membership that are designed to give additional name recognition to the larger membership base. Highlights of the annual event calendar include:
- CAWP/H2AP Annual Dinner & Monte Carlo Night – held annually in January, this is the largest construction industry event in western PA. The 800-900 attendees participate in a Monte Carlo gaming reception, a strolling feast and raffles and prizes.
- CAWP Annual Meeting – held in February on a two-year cycle, this event takes the attendees to a warm weather location for three days of educational seminars, social events and networking opportunities.
- CAWP Golf Outing – held annually in August, this event is one of the most popular. Held on two adjacent golf courses, golfers participate in a round of golf and skill games. Following the round, the attendees enjoy a cocktail reception and sit down dinner. Prizes are awarded to skill game winners, as well as for the best rounds of golf at each course.