Welcome to the St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers
The St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers (SLCCC) is the Owner Advocate for achievement of best practice in project delivery. The SLCCC is recognized as a regional leader that champions promotion of project delivery best practices through educational programs, information dissemination and collaboration. The Council promotes the region through collaborative leadership to improve the efficient delivery of construction projects.
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News and Events
Awards Recognize Outstanding Best Practices in Construction Best practices in the construction industry were recognized by the St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers (SLCCC) during its annual awards on December 18, 2014 at the Sheraton Westport Lakeside Chalet, St. Louis, MO. The annual awards recognize successful use of Construction Industry Best Practices validated by the Construction Industry Institute (CII) to improve project quality, budget and schedule.
Awards Recognize Diversity and Inclusion in Construction The Missouri Department of Transportation (MODOT) was awarded a Diversity Inclusion Organizational Excellence Award for their leadership with the use of minority and women owned business enterprises (MWBE) and use of women and minorities in the trades. For the construction of the Mississippi River Bridge, MODOT conducted community roundtables and developed strategies for both work force and supplier diversity. These included prompt payment of contractors, breaking out bid packages, and mentoring. MODOT provides resources for development of women and minority business enterprises through business coaching programs, the Business Assistance Center and needs assessment. The agency hosts early pre-bid meetings and mixers and provides compliance specialists to facilitate networking for inclusion of women and minority business participation on projects.