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AGC’s construction industry awards recognize 2010’s top contractors



Q & D Construction and RHP Mechanical Systems were named top general and sub-contractor for 2010 by members of the Nevada Chapter of the Associated General Contractors, representing Northern Nevada’s leading construction companies and associated businesses.

Quality, ethics, dependability and high professional standards are the foundation of the AGC’s Construction Industry Awards. The winners are determined by the votes of their fellow members for work in 2010. These peers are the men and women who work with these firms and see first-hand how these firms perform on a daily basis. These coveted awards are based on how firms keep to a schedule, pay their bills, maintain a safe work environment and produce quality work with skill, integrity and responsibility.

Q & D Construction in Sparks, NV, specializes in commercial building, general engineering, custom mill working, and public infrastructure such as roads and pipelines. The company was founded in 1964. In 2010, Q & D’s high profile projects included McCarran Blvd. improvements at I-80 in Northwest Reno, Pyramid Way reconstruction and improvements in Sparks and the Cliff House private residence at Lake Tahoe.

RHP Mechanical Systems of Reno, NV, has its fifth AGC subcontractor of the year award. Founded in 1950, RHP has experience in manufacturing and industrial facilities, hotels/casinos, low- and high-rise offices, shopping centers, food-service buildings, multiple-family dwelling and residential services.

Also receiving top awards in their categories were:

Supplier of the Year: Western Nevada Supply Established more than 40 years ago in Sparks, Nevada, Western Nevada Supply is one of the West Coast’s premier wholesale houses providing plumbing, water works, HVAC, irrigation, hydronics & solar, industrial (PVF), tools, fencing & golf products with many state of art kitchen & bath showrooms. Under the direction of the Reviglio family, Western Nevada has also earned a reputation as one the community’s top corporate contributors to youth and families in need.

AGC Contractor of the Year

Design Professional of the Year: Hartman Engineering, LLC has 30-plus years experience in the design of all types of structural systems and rehabilitation projects, which include manufacturing facilities, hospitals, highway structures, warehouses, commercial buildings, universities and schools. Services are provided to architectural clients, contractors, owners and government organizations. This company has been a leader in AGC’s education and community programs. They are a seven-time winner of this award

The awards were announced today at the Nevada Chapter’s Annual Convention held at Atlantis Resort Casino in Reno, NV.

About the Nevada Chapter AGC

The Nevada Chapter AGC was formed in 1939 by a group of Nevadans to replace the dangerous gravel roads in northern Nevada with modern asphalt. Now the group has become known for more than building roads.

AGC members have battled floods, built hospitals, parks and schools. Over 300 members strong, the Nevada Chapter strives to support the image and awareness of the construction industry and the community quality of life with “Skill, Integrity and Responsibility.”

The AGC represents Northern Nevada’s top general contractors and building professionals The AGC has dedicated itself to enriching the quality of future professionals in Nevada. The AGC is designed to create a cohesive environment in the construction field for the purpose of creating unity among members, building a professional work environment, increasing work satisfaction, and improving job performance.

The Nevada Chapter AGC building is located at 5400 Mill St. Reno, NV 89502. The Nevada AGC may also be contacted by phone at 775-329-6116 or visit www.nevadaagc.org.

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