Infrastructure magazine is the official magazine for the AGCTX chapter members involved in highway, heavy industrial, municipal utility and underground construction. The Texas Highway and Heavy Branch was originally founded in 1924, making it one of the oldest trade associations in the nation. In 1984, it merged with the Texas Heavy, Municipal and Utilities Branch, uniting Texas contractors into one of the largest, strongest and most progressive Chapters in the construction industry. The Chapter also holds charter from the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).

  • Reach an audience of more than 3,000 key decion makers who influence or make the purchasing decisions.
  • Strengthen your business relationship by being part of one of the key information sources for an over $6.5 billion industry for highway and heavy construction in Texas.
  • Access the members of AGCTX who are responsible for more than 95% of ALL public and private construction for highways, heavy industrial facilities and underground structures within the state of Texas.

BRAND NEW! Membership Directory Advertising

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Our annual membership directory is a useful and reliable resource that our members refer to throughout the year to find current and up to date contact information for all members. There is also a special section that lists member suppliers in the cities/towns where they do business to help promote members doing business with members. This is the first time advertising opportunities have been available so contact us today!

Editorial Calendar

Infrastructure tracks industry trends, presenting new ideas and programs while monitoring changes in laws so readers are kept up-to-date. Vital topics regarding highway construction, legislation, worker’s compensation, safety and more are presented between the covers. Our calendar covers a variety of dynamic topics and events for our readers.

IssuePublication Date *Topic
Annual Member Directory March AGCTX Resource Guide
Spring March Annual Report
Summer July Legislative
Fall October Conference | Gala Events | Buyer's Guide
Winter December Holiday Party | End of Year Wrap Up

* Publication schedule and content subject to change.

Advertising Rates Per Issue

Advertising Agencies: All prices are quoted as NET rates. Advertising Inserts: Prices available upon request

Premium Position Full Color Rates

Size1-2 x - Magazine or Directory3-4 x - Magazine Only4 x Magazine + Directory
Double Page Spread $2,979 $2,819 $2,699
Outside Back Cover $2,779 $2,629 $2,519
Inside Front Cover $2,649 $2,519 $2,399
Page 3, Opposite TOC $2,439 $2,419 $2,299
Inside Back Cover $2,399 $2,279 $2,199

Standard Full Color Rates

Size1-2 x Magazine or Directory3-4 x Magazine Only4 x Magazine + Directory
Full Page $2,099 $2,049 $2,029
1/2 Page $1,599 $1,549 $1,529
1/3 Page $1,299 $1,249 $1,229
1/4 Page $999 $949 $929

Any other guaranteed position: Full page rate plus 15%

Buyer's Guide Rate (Infrastructure Magazine Buyer's Guide Issue)


Includes logo, company name, address, website address and up to 60 words of text. $499
Includes logo, company name, multiple locations, address, website and up to 120 words of text. $799

* Double Buyer's Guide includes upgraded online Membership Directory Listing too!

Magazine & Directory Ad Specifications

Preferred file format for submitting ads is Adobe PDF [Press Quality] with all fonts embedded and all images in CMYK at 300dpi. (.ai Adobe Illustrator CS6, .eps Adobe Illustrator All Versions, .indd Adobe InDesign CS6, .idml Adobe InDesign All Versions, .psd Adobe Photoshop All Versions) The publisher assumes no responsibility for images provided at less than 300 dpi. Color ads should include a color .jpeg proof. The publisher assumes no responsibility for ads where no color .jpeg proof has been provided. DO NOT USE PICTURES FROM A WEBSITE, unless the website explicitly states that these images are intended for use in print. Any file over 10 MB in size please contact us for upload instructions.

PROOFS: Any changes beyond second proof will have a surchargeof $50 for each additional proof.

Magazine SizeWidthHeight
Double Page Spread w/ bleed 17” 11.125"
Double Page Spread NO bleed 16.125” 10.375"
Full Page w/ bleed 8.625” 11.125"
Full Page NO bleed 7.875” 10.375"
1/2 Page Horizontal 7” 4.625"
1/2 Page Tall 3.375” 9.5"
1/3 Page Banner 7” 3"
1/3 Page Tall 2.167” 9.5"
1/4 Page Banner 7” 2.1875"
1/4 Page Vertical 3.375” 4.625"

Magazine Trim Size: 8.375” wide by 10.875” high
Magazine Bleed Size (+.125”): 8.625” wide by 11.125” high
Magazine Live Area: 7” wide by 9.5” high

Directory SizeWidthHeight
Double Page Spread w/ bleed 11.5" 8.5"
Double Page Spread NO bleed 11.2" 8.2"
Full Page w/ bleed 6" 8.75"
Full Page NO bleed 5" 8"
1/2 Page Horizontal 5" 3.75"
1/2 Page Tall 2.375" 7.75"
1/3 Page Banner 5" 2.4375"
1/4 Page Banner 5" 1.75"
1/4 Page Vertical 2.375" 3.75"

Directory Cover Trim Size: 6.25” wide by 8.5” high
Directory Cover Bleed Size (+.125”): 6.5” wide by 8.75” high
Directory Cover Live Area: 5” wide by 8” high

Directory Pages Trim Size: 5.75” wide by 8.5” high
Directory Pages Bleed Size (+.125”): 6” wide by 8.75” high
Directory Pages Live Area: 5” wide by 8” high