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Nevada Chapter AGC Safety Awards: Firms recognized at Golden Hard Hat Luncheon

By ThisIsReno

AGC NEWS RELEASE

As construction site safety issues continue to grab national attention, the Nevada Chapter of the Associated General Contractors today recognized its most conscientious companies.

The Nevada chapter held its 15th Annual Golden Hard Hat Awards Luncheon today in the Harrah’s Convention Center in downtown. Companies including building and engineering general contractors, specialty contractors and suppliers were recognized for AGC of America Awards based on no lost time from accidents.

In conjunction with June as National Safety Month, AGC also presented its prestigious Golden Hard Hat Award, awarded to the “Best of the Best” in safety. AGC of America Awards were given to more than a dozen local firms. This award recognizes a quality safety record by comparing safety records against the average of national AGC members of similar size and type. These companies have a zero incidents rate or are 25 percent or more below the Division average.

2011 AGC saftey awards

Golden Hard Hat
Reno Iron Works

No Lost Time

A-1 Steel Inc.
Basalite Concrete Products
Building Solutions, Inc.
Clark & Sullivan Construction
Construction Development Services
Core Construction Services of Nevada
Frank Lepori Construction, Inc.
Gerhardt & Berry Construction
Gradex Construction Company
Granite Construction – Dayton Materials
Granite Construction – Lockwood Facility
Granite Construction Company – Nevada
GuiDenby, Inc.
J & J Mechanical, Inc.
J.W. McClenahan Company
K7 Construction Incorporated
Lindell’s Painting Service
Lucky Concrete, Inc.
Northern Nevada Concrete
Omboli Interiors
Pape Machinery, Inc.
PAR Electrical Contractor, Inc.
PDM Steel Services Centers, Inc.
Quilici Construction
Raven Construction
Reno Iron Works
Reno Tahoe Construction
Silverado Excavating
TNT Construction, Inc.
United Construction Company
Valley Concrete Company, Inc.

Division Awards
Contractor – Building

Raven Construction–General Contractor Building Division Best Safety Record Under 50,000 hours
Core Construction Services of Nevada–General Contractor Building Division Best Safety Record Over 50,000 hours

General Contractor – Engineering

Gerhardt & Berry Construction, Inc.–General Contractor Engineering Division Best Safety Record Under 100,000 hours
Sierra Nevada Construction, Inc.–General Contractor Engineering Division Best Safety Record Over 100,000 hours
Granite Construction Company–General Contractor Engineering Division Best Safety Record Over 400,000 hours

Specialty Contractor

Reno Iron Works–Specialty Contractor Best Safety Record Under 50,000 hours
PAR Electrical Contractors, Inc.–Specialty Contractor Best Safety Record Over 50,000 hours
RHP Mechanical Systems–Specialty Contractor Best Safety Record Over 100,000 hours

Supplier

Basalite Concrete Products–Supplier Best Safety Record

AGC of America Awards

Construction Development Services
Frank Lepori Construction
Gradex Construction Company Division
J & J Mechanical, Inc.
J.W. McClenahan
Lucky Concrete, Inc.
Northern Nevada Concrete, Inc.
Omboli Interiors, Inc.
PAR Electrical Contractors
Q & D Construction, Inc.
United Construction Company

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. Nearly 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 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 trains thousand northern Nevada construction professional in safety, technique and business practices each year. The Nevada Chapter AGC building is located at 5400 Mill St., Reno. Phone at 775-329-6116 or via e-mail www.nevadaagc.org.

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