Awards & Recognition

ABC Awards for Excellence in Construction - National

About the Award

Associated Builders and Contractors is a national association representing more than 23,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms in 81 chapters from across the United States.

Award of Excellence winning projects are selected from entries submitted from across the country and are judged on complexity, attractiveness, unusual challenges, completion time, workmanship, innovation, safety, and budget.

Award of Excellence (First Place)

  • 2012 Northstar Agri-Industries, Canola Crushing Plant, Hallock, MN
  • 2011 EGT, LLC Export Grain Terminal, Longview, WA
  • 2010 Cargill, Incorporated Food Processing Facility, Germantown, WI
  • 2007 Heartland Corn Products Ethanol Facility, Winthrop, MN
  • 2007 New Belgium Brewing Company, Fort Collins, CO
  • 2006 Nutro Products, Inc. Pet Food Facility, Victorville, CA
  • 2005 Soymor Biodiesel Facility, Glenville, MN
  • 2001 IBP, Inc. Case Ready Plant, Goodlettsville, TN
  • 1995 Vista Chemical Company “Express Project,” Oklahoma City, OK

Award of Merit / Pyramid Award (Second Place)

  • 2015 REG Biofuels Refinery, Mason City, IA
  • 2013 Royal Canin Wastewater Pretreatment Facility, North Sioux City, IA
  • 2011 Ag Processing, Inc, Dawson, MN
  • 2009 BMW Automotive Facility, Greer, SC
  • 2008 Panda Ethanol, Hereford, TX
  • 1999 Pacific Northwest Sugar Company New Sugar Beet Processing Facility, Moses Lake, WA
  • 1996 Heartland Wheat Growers Flour Mill and Gluten Facility, Russell, KS

Design-Build Institute of America Award Winner

  • 2012 Northstar Agri-Industries, Inc., Canola Crushing Facility, Hallock, MN