Skilling Up The Workforce with AGC and Go Build California

Skilling Up The Workforce with AGC and Go Build California

Originally published on GoBuildCalifornia.com. The AGC Construction Education Foundation (AGC CEF), the workforce development arm of the Associated General Contractors of California (AGC), yesterday announced Procore as a Pipeline Partner. The partnership was coordinated through Procore.org and is the first of its kind for the Association. “The goals of Procore.org align with those of the AGC CEF to educate and support the advancement of the next generation construction workforce,” said Darryl Kysar, director of Procore.org. “By leveraging the best resources of both organizations we’ll be helping to empower the future construction workforce with innovative education... Read More

Procore Supports Girls Build after Mike Rowe Shares a Touching Story

Procore Supports Girls Build after Mike Rowe Shares a Touching Story

Last week, Mike Rowe, the star of Discovery Channel’s ‘Dirty Jobs’ and Procore’s 2017 Groundbreak keynote speaker, joined our CEO, Tooey Courtemanche, in a livestream Q&A about the future of technology and the construction industry. Mike has partnered with Procore on our multi-month Hard Hat Hero campaign. During the live conversation, Mike shared a story about Katie Hughes and her organization Girls Build. Katie had recently been featured on Mike’s show, Returning the Favor, where Mike and Tiny Innovations gifted Girls Build with a new mobile trailer and tools. Sadly, the trailer was vandalized and... Read More

Procore Announces The Winner of The Hard Hat Hero Campaign During Livestream Event with Mike Rowe

Procore Announces The Winner of The Hard Hat Hero Campaign During Livestream Event with Mike Rowe

Throughout the past four months Procore ran an open call for submissions looking for our first Hard Hat Hero. In partnership with Mike Rowe, the Hard Hat Hero contest was an attempt to highlight professionals in the construction industry who we believe don’t always get the credit they deserve. We encouraged people to nominate a construction professional they believed was worthy of the title, Hard Hat Hero––a construction professional who goes above and beyond, professionally and within their community. The winner of the Hard Hat Hero contest was invited to Santa Barbara and was recognized on the Mike... Read More

Procore.org Partners with Habitat for Humanity to Provide Construction Software

Procore.org Partners with Habitat for Humanity to Provide Construction Software

In March we launched Procore.org with the mission to empower the construction industry and the communities it serves. Today, I’m excited to announce that through Procore.org we will be partnering with Habitat for Humanity International to provide unlimited use of Procore’s suite of products, including Project Management, Quality & Safety, and Construction Financials as an in-kind donation. Habitat for Humanity builds strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter, and through this partnership with Procore.org, the international nonprofit will now have the full support of Procore. In addition to software, the partnership includes access to Procore’s... Read More

Come Meet-Up with the Procore Engineering Team at RailsConf 2017

Come Meet-Up with the Procore Engineering Team at RailsConf 2017

Having first begun working with Rails at Procore back in 2006, the framework is near and dear to Procore’s R&D team. This year we will be attending RailsConf, where we’ll be speaking and sponsoring the event. We are excited to explore and learn about how other companies have used the Rails platform to build out their products. Procore’s development team consists largely of engineers focused on Rails. Since we first began developing with Rails, our team has been leading the way in adopting React with Rails, and we’ve always lead with new technologies that... Read More