Associated General Contractors Give Top Awards
Companies and individuals recognized at annual conference in Anchorage
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Associated General Contractors of Alaska (AGC), the state's largest construction organization has named the top construction projects and safety award winners and recognized individuals at the association's annual conference in Anchorage, November 11-14.
Hard Hat Award: Jim Jansen, Chairman Lynden, Inc., given to an AGC member who has demonstrated exemplary service to the Association, the community and the industry.
Sustainability in Construction: A new award given this year to Davis Constructors & Engineers for the Davis Office Building.
Excellence in Construction: Sponsored by Parker, Smith and Feek.
Under $5 million--Unit Company for CH2MHill Seismic Reinforcement;
Between $5 million and $15 million--Neeser Construction for KTUU Channel 2 Northern Lights Media Center;
Over $15 million-- Cornerstone General Contractors for Boney Courthouse renewal.
Transportation, Marine, Heavy Earthmoving:
Under $5 million--Bristol Construction Services, LLC--Chester Creek at Muldoon Creek realignment;
Between $5 million and $15 million--Hamilton Construction Alaska Co.--Parks Highway MP 237 Riley Creek Bridge Replacement;
Over $15 million--Brice Incorporated--Kotzebue Airport and Safety Area Improvements Stage 3.
Vertical Construction--KLEBS Mechanical, Inc. --Coronado Park Senior Village, Solar Heated Domestic Hot Water System;
Transportation, Marine, Heavy, Earthmoving--Davis Block and Concrete, Inc.--KLU#3 Furie Platform Grout Seal Remedial Work.
Excellence in Safety: Sponsored by Wells Fargo.
Large--Davis Constructors & Engineers, Inc.
Medium--Kiewit Infrastructure West Company
Small--American Marine Corporation.
Individual--Steve Rowe, Cornerstone General Contractors, Inc.
Associate of the Year--Alaska Digital Printing, Anchorage
Stan Smith Volunteer of the Year--Jenith Flynn, Davis Constructors & Engineers.
AGC of Alaska is a 650 member statewide association for companies in the construction/contracting business including buildings, highways/utilities, heavy industrial and specialty areas. Construction is the third largest industry in Alaska, contributing more than $9.1 billion to the Alaska economy, and paying the second highest wages with more than 20,000 in the workforce. AGC is headquartered in Anchorage with an office in Fairbanks.