Since formation about thirty-five years ago, the scope of the Association of Building and Civil Engineering Contractors of Ghana’s (ABCECG) work has been expanding, notwithstanding the challenges experienced.
The ABCECG’s mandate is to offer a common and united front for persons in building and civil engineering construction to dialogue (engage) effectively with the Government of Ghana through its sector Ministry (Ministry of Water Resources, Works and Housing) for the development and growth of the industry and for the economic benefit of the nation.
The following are its core objectives:
Since inception, the ABCECG has made significant progress. Given the demands the recent oil-driven economic development has placed on the construction sector to up the ante in infrastructure delivery, the past five years have been the busiest in the organisation’s existence. In this period, thus far, the following are notable milestones:
Advocacy for a Regulatory Body for the Construction Industry, with a Draft Bill submitted for processing to that effect.