2021 NATIONAL AWARDS
NUCA’s Top Jobs competition recognizes challenging, innovative, or unique projects completed with excellent results.
Overall 2021 winner:
* Foremost Pipeline, Inc.
Ditchdigger of the year is NUCA’s most distinguished award presented annually to a contractor who has made a significant national contribution to NUCA and the utility construction industry.
The 2021 Ditchdigger of the Year:
* Fred Chesney, Centerline Utilities, Inc.
Associate of the Year recognizes an individual who stands out from the crowd through their actions and their support of NUCA, our members, and the industry at large.
2021 Associate of the Year:
* Michael Strugill, Xylem
The We Dig America Award is presented annually to a non-member who has made a significant national contribution at the national level to the industry and/or association.
2021 We Dig America Award Recipient:
*Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR)
William H. Feather Safety Awards were created to honor the contributions of the founding chairman of NUCA’s Safety Committee, Mr. William H. Feather, and to recognize the same commitment to safety demonstrated by other NUCA members of different business sizes.
* Overall Winner – Foremost Pipeline, Gatson, NC
* 0-100,000 Manhours – Fehlinger Construction Group, LLC. Shavertown, PA
* 200,001 – 500,000 Manhours – Clearly Construction, Tompkinsville, KY
* 500,001 – 1,000,000 Manhours – MAC Construction & Excavating, New Albany, IN
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!
The Applications for the 2022 William H Feather Safety Awards will be accepted in early 2023. The winners will be announced at the NUCA National Convention in March 2023. Applications may be submitted at www.nuca.com/awards
Past NUCA of Metro DC winners include:
- Anchor Construction
- Mabey, Inc.
- B. Frank Joy, LLC: