Resources

Media Resources

Articles & subjects

SIO can provide topics and write articles on an assortment of issues related to contract surety bonds. SIO-authored materials have appeared in publications such as Construction SpecifierCONSTRUCTOREngineering News-RecordAmerican Agent & BrokerAsphalt Contractor, Construction ExecutiveOwner’s Perspective, and many more.

Available articles & subjects include:

  • State of the surety industry;
  • Surety bonds for public works;
  • How to obtain surety bonds;
  • Why contractors fail;
  • Basics of bonding;
  • Protecting construction lending capital; and
  • Surety bonds for private projects

For more information about SIO’s article resources, please contact SIO at sio@sio.org.

Speaker’s Bureau

SIO can arrange for surety professionals to address a variety of topics such as:

  • How to obtain surety bonds;
  • Why contractors fail;
  • Basics of bonding;
  • State of the Industry;
  • Surety bonds for public works;
  • Protecting construction lending capital;
  • Surety bonds for private projects;
  • Building a surety relationship; and
  • Reducing subcontractor financial risk.

To request a speaker, contact SIO at sio@sio.org or complete the Request a Speaker Form.