Welcome to Associated Builders and Contractors of Rhode Island

Associated Builders and Contractors of Rhode Island is excited to welcome Maureen Grillo as our new President. A leader in Sales Management and Government Procurement, Ms. Grillo brings nearly 30 years of experience to our chapter. “We look forward to working with Maureen and her commitment to the organization as we move forward on our legislative agenda, membership services, growth and retention. Maureen will contribute to our success and passion for the Merit Shop philosophy,” stated Phil Freshman, ABC Immediate Past Chairman of the Board. Maureen holds a Bachelor of Science from Boston University and is a long- time resident of Rhode Island. “She is familiar with the political and economic landscape of our State,” stated Anne Powers, Board Chair.


ABC Rhode Island Chapter
Mission Statement

To create an environment that provides merit
shop contractors equal opportunity to bid on
and perform all projects.

To provide the highest quality construction while promoting education, safety and civic involvement.

To help members reach their full economic potential.

Welcome to our newest members!

B. Baptista Electric Inc., Cumberland, RI –(401)723-5800

Phalanx Engineering Inc. Mechanical Contractors, Warwick, RI – (401) 941-9900

Electrical Wholesalers, Inc., Distributor of Electrical Equipment and Supplies, Portsmouth, RI – (774) 219-3773

Construction Equipment Rentals Co. Inc., Providence - (401) 369-7300

Federal Security Technologies, Commercial Security & Locksmith Services, East Providence, RI – (401) 265-1667

Pella Windows & Doors, Manufacturer of premium windows & doors, Fall River, MA – (508) 304-4115

Vaz Construction, General Contractor, Providence, RI – (401) 654-0202

Newton & Newton, Diversity Consultant, Providence, RI – (401) 580-4692