Excellence in Construction & Safety Awards

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2021 Event








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Associated Builders and Contractors of Western Washington


2022 ABC Excellence In Construction® Project Entry Information

The purpose of this program is to recognize and publicize outstanding projects built by ABC member general contractors and subcontractors. This is a great opportunity to have your project(s) honored and recognized as the "best of the best" in the construction industry. It is easy for member companies of all sizes to compete and have a chance to win awards. There are multiple categories to include a wider variety of project sizes and types.

  • To be considered for an award, you must have completed your project between July 1, 2021, and June 30, 2022
  • Deadline to register project: Tuesday, August 2, 2022 (Complete the Intent to Compete Form found HERE)
  • Deadline for completed submission: Wednesday, August 31, 2022 (Submission instructions sent upon completion of the Intent to Compete)
  • Winners announced: Friday, September 30, 2022
  • The Excellence Showcase event is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, November 10, 2022

Questions about Excellence in Construction Awards? Please contact Janessa Bishop ([email protected]).

2021 Excellence Showcase Event

ABC’s Excellence in Awards Showcase is the night we honor the “best of the best” in merit shop construction — projects built by open and union shop employers and employees, working together to build the best possible project. Owners, architects, engineers, and project management teams are all honored during this innovative showcase event. We celebrate STEP award winners, members who have membership milestones, new member of the year and our nationally recognized Top Performers.

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2021 Excellence in Construction® Projects 

Eagle of Excellence Award and Excellence in Construction Award

Peninsula Community Health Services 6th Street Medical/Dental Clinic Remodel
  Submitted by: Newton Building & Development, LLC
  Location: Bremerton, WA 98337
  Category: Less than $5 million. Health Care.

Pyramid Award and Excellence in Construction Award

Mercy Magnuson Place  
  Submitted by: Rafn Company 
  Location: Seattle, WA 98115 
  Category: $25 to $100 million. Historical Restoration.

Excellence in Construction Awards

Prism Apartments Submitted by: Rafn Company
              Location: Seattle, WA 98125 Category: $10 to $25 million. Residential.

AMLI Spring District Apartments Submitted by: Rafn Company
              Location: Bellevue, WA 98005 Category: $25 to $100 million. Residential.

Town Hall Seattle Submitted by: Rafn Company
             Location: Seattle, WA 98101 Category: $10 to $25 million. Historical Restoration.

Juanita Beach Park Bathhouse Submitted by: Synergy Incorporated
             Location: Kirkland, WA 98034 Category: Less than $5 million. Special Projects.

The Emerald Submitted by: SKIS Painting
             Location: Seattle, WA 98101 Category: Less than $5 million. Residential.

Coronado Spring Cottages Submitted by: Deacon Construction
             Location:  Seattle, WA Category: $5 to $10 million. Renovation.

Kirkland Place Shelter for Women and Families Submitted by: Deacon Construction
             Location: Kirkland, WA 98033 Category: $5 to $10 million. GC Community / Public Service.

Sno-King Snoqualmie Submitted by: CHG Building Systems, Inc.
             Location: Snoqualmie, WA  98065 Category: Less than $5 million. Pre-engineered Building.

 St. Michael Medical Pavilion Submitted by: CHG Building Systems, Inc.
             Location: Silverdale, WA 98383 Category: Less than $5 million. Health Care.

Newcastle Phase II Submitted by: AvalonBay
             Location: Newcastle, WA 98059 Category: $25 to $100 million. Residential.

Merit Awards 

Totem Lake Mall Submitted by: AM Contracting, LLC
              Location: Kirkland, WA 98034 Category: $5 to $10 million. Exterior Finishes.

Westminster Park Submitted by: American Abatement and Demo
              Location: Shoreline, WA 98133 Category: Less than $5 million. Specialty Community/Public Service.

NOAA Submitted by: American Abatement and Demo
              Location: Seattle, WA 98115 Category: Less than $5 million. Federal Government / Military.

Scoring Panel

Van Collins,  ACEC Washington
Greg Gilda, DCI Engineers
Glen Kuntz, Tekton Group, LLC
Ben Minnick, Daily Journal of Commerce
Jeffrey Pulliam, Renton Technical College

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