Seven Louisiana Contractors Earn National Excellence in Construction Awards
BATON ROUGE, LA The Pelican Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors announce that seven member companies won national honors during Associated Builders and Contractors' (ABC) 28th annual Excellence in Construction® Awards celebration at ABC Convention 2018 in Long Beach, California.
The Excellence in Construction awards program is the industry's leading competition that honors both general and specialty contractors for innovative and high-quality merit shop construction projects. The award honors all construction team members, including the contractor, owner, architect and engineer. The winning projects, selected from entries submitted from across the nation, were judged on complexity, attractiveness, unique challenges, completion time, workmanship, innovation, safety and cost.
"I am proud to see that these contractors who call Louisiana home have been recognized nationally for their commitment to quality, innovation, and world-class safety on their jobsites," said ABC Pelican Chapter President David Helveston.
National Excellence in Construction Eagle Award Winner
"¢ Barriere Construction - LA-20 Project, Other Specialty Construction - Commercial - More than $10 Million, Thibodaux, Louisiana
"¢ Cajun Industries - Dow Gulfstream Building Program, Industrial - $5 To $15 Million, Plaquemine, Louisiana
"¢ Cajun Industries - Stab's Steak and Seafood Restaurant, Commercial - Less than $5 Million, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
"¢ EXCEL - Louisiana Gulf Coast Company Control Room Upgrade, Other Specialty Construction - Industrial - Less than $2 Million, Sulphur, Louisiana
"¢ GROUP Contractors - Poly 6 MCC Building, Industrial - Less than $5 Million, Freeport, Texas
"¢ ISC Constructors - North American Growth Polyethylene Project, Electrical - Over $10 Million, Mont Belvieu, Texas
"¢ ISC Constructors - Phillips 66 - Lake Charles Manufacturing Complex Coke Drum Replacement Project, Electrical - Industrial - $2 to $10 Million, Lake Charles, Louisiana
"¢ MMR Constructors - Nitrogen Fertilizer Project, Other Specialty Construction - Industrial More than $10 Million, Wever, Iowa "¢ Triad Electric & Controls - Valero FCC Desalter Project, Electrical - Industrial - Less than $2 Million, Norco, Louisiana
National Excellence in Construction Pyramid Award Winners
"¢ Barriere Construction - Sasol Heavy Haul Road Project, Other Specialty Construction Industrial - More than $10 Million, Westlake, Louisiana
"¢ ISC Constructors - Dow Chemical Company LHC3 Control Room Upgrade - Electrical - Over $10 Million, Plaquemine, Louisiana
"¢ ISC Constructors - ExxonMobil Pipeline Company Sorrento Flood Recovery Project, Other Specialty Construction - Industrial - Less than $2 Million, Sorrento, Louisiana
"¢ MMR Constructors - Bunge Dock Expansion, Electrical - Industrial - $2 to $10 Million, Destrehan, Louisiana
"I am continually inspired by the amazing talent these ABC members and their employees display every day in the communities they build. It is an honor to recognize their commitment to world-class safety, superior craftsmanship and cutting-edge innovation," said 2018 ABC National Chair George R. Nash Jr., Director of Preconstruction at Branch & Associates in Herndon, Virginia. "The scope of this year's Excellence in Construction award-winning projects, from a science museum and luxury apartment buildings to a polyethylene facility and sports stadiums, proves that if it can be built, the merit shop can build it, on time and on budget."