AGC and Washington State DOT announced the winners of the 2008 Partnership for Excellence in Contract Administration as well as the Partnership for Environmental Excellence in Construction Management awards.
The administrative teams were honored for delivering transportation projects in a timely professional and responsive manner while also considering the needs of others who are affected by the project. A panel of judges based their selections on the following criteria: customer-focused administration innovative problem solving the overcoming of extraordinary challenges effective contract administration timely completion of the project and safety.
Environmental award winners were selected on criteria including collaborative partnerships to ensure compliance; innovation to ensure compliance; extraordinary response to a non-compliance event; preventative measures to avoid non-compliance; environmental compliance risk of the project.
2008 Partnership for Excellence in Contract Administration Awards
Eastern WA Projects Less than $3000000
ACME Concrete Paving Inc. Spokane WA
Steve Clark Project Manager
Darrel McCallum DOT PE
Project: I-90 Sullivan Rd Interchange PCCP I/S Rehabilitation C-7291
Eastern WA Projects Greater than $10000000
Apollo Inc. Kennewick WA
Mike Emmerson Project Manager
Will Smith DOT PE
Project: US 12/Attalia Vic.-Add Lanes C-7082
Western WA Projects Less than $3000000
Callen Construction Co. Ferndale WA
Maria Callen Project Manager
Chris Damitio DOT PE
Project: Terrell Creek Major Drainage
Western WA Projects $3000000-$10000000
CA Carey Corporation Issaquah WA
Steve Murdoch Project Manager
Mike Askarian DOT PE
Project: SR 99-Yesler Way Vicinity Foundations Stabilization C-7402
Western WA Projects Greater than $10000000
Tri-State Construction Inc. Bellevue WA
Greg Cearley Project Manager
Hien Trinh DOT PE
Project: SR 202-SR 520 to Sahalee Way Widening & Channelization Stage 2 C-7030
Partnership for Environmental Excellence in Construction Management Awards
Scarsella Brothers Inc.
Paul Gonseth DOT Project Office
Project: US Highway 12: The Naches Reach Chronic Environmental Deficiency Project
Tri-State Construction Inc.
Hien Trinh DOT Project Office
Project: SR 202: SR520 to Sahalee Way Widening & Channelization Stage 2