43rd Annual State Construction Conference

March 7, 2024 at the Raleigh McKimmon Conference and Training Center

The most important educational and networking event for construction professionals!

This conference brings together more than 1,000 participants including representatives from state agencies, universities, community colleges, municipalities, architectural/engineering firms, HUB firms and contractors to learn about issues related to the planning, design, and construction of state capital projects.

Attendees will learn about:

  • Advantages/Disadvantages of Core and Shell Concept
  • A Guide to Upcoming 2024 Building Code Changes
  • NCBELS Ethics and Rules of Professional Conduct
  • Design-Build: The Owner’s Perspective
  • Life Safety Systems and Building Occupancy


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Past Conference Awards and Presentations

Tab/Accordion Items

42nd Annual State Construction Conference

March 2, 2023 at the Raleigh McKimmon Conference and Training Center


Excellence in Design - Jenkins Peer Architects

Excellence in Construction - Balfour Beatty Construction / Clark Nexsen

Excellence in Project Implementation - Balfour Beatty Construction / Clark Nexsen

Frank B. Turner Award - Cynthia Register, P.E.

2023 Conference Sessions - Agenda
Opening General Session Recording
Case Study: Community Pool Electric Shock Drowning Recording PDF
OSBM State Budget Forecast: Capital Expenditure Implications Recording PDF
Construction Economic Outlook: AGC of America Recording PDF
Awards Luncheon Recording PDF
Cost Estimation & the Current Bid Environment Recording PDF
Life Cycle Cost Update: Pivoting Toward Sustainability Recording PDF
EO 266: Updating the Uniform
Floodplain Management Policy for SCO
Recording PDF
Alternatives to Plain Old Telephone Service (POTS) Recording
COVID-19 & NC's Shifting Demographics:
What it Means to Our Economy
Recording PDF
A Construction Project in Bankruptcy Recording PDF
Prevention Through Design Recording PDF
Interscope & Bluebeam Update Recording PDF



Excellence in Project Implementation - New Atlantic Contracting, Inc. and Walter Robbs Callahan & Pierce Architects, P.A.

Excellence in Construction - Holder Construction Group

Excellence in Construction - Balfour Beatty Construction LLC in associaion with C2 Contractors

Excellence in Design - Smith Sinnett Architecture, P.A.

Excellence in Design - EYP Architecture & Engineering P.C.

Frank B. Turner Award - Zach Abegunrin, P.E.