ABC NorCal Announces Excellence in Construction Awards Finalists

Nov 18, 2015, 12:05 ET from ABC Northern California Chapter

LIVERMORE, Calif., Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Associated Builders and Contractors Northern California (ABC NorCal) announced the finalists for its annual Excellence in Construction (EIC) Awards. The awards recognize Northern California construction projects that raise the bar when it comes to design, innovation and safety.

"ABC NorCal members are leaders in our industry and these awards honor the skill and creativity of the entire team responsible for the project including the contractors, architect and developer," said ABC NorCal President & CEO, Michele Daugherty.

Project categories include Health Care, Pre-engineered Building, Community/Public Service, Electrical, Industrial, Renovation, Institutional, Public Works/Environmental, Federal Government/Military and more.  Submissions are judged using a point system and points are awarded for the description of the project, photographs, project narrative, safety, and letters of recommendation.

The ABC NorCal EIC winners will be announced at a special event in January. The winners will go on to compete at the national level.

The 2015 ABC NorCal finalists are:

Avalon Bay Communities, Inc.
Project: Avalon Hayes Valley
Category: Residential

Helix Electric, Inc.
Project: San Francisco War Memorial Opera House
Category: Electrical, More than $10 million

Royal Electric Company
Project: San Francisco International Airport Runway 1-19 RSA Improvements
Category: Electrical, More than $10 million

Project: Altamont Commuter Express (ACE)
Category: Electrical Commercial, $2-10 million

Soltek Pacific Construction
Project: Habitat Almy Green Neighborhood Park
Category: Community/Public Service

About ABC NorCal
ABC Northern California Chapter (ABC NorCal) is a trade association founded on the merit shop philosophy and dedicated to serving construction professionals from Fresno to the Oregon border. Our mission: To promote free enterprise by advancing the merit shop philosophy in the construction industry through education, advocacy and business services. To learn more visit



SOURCE ABC Northern California Chapter