Annapolis, MD - The Chesapeake Shores Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) honored winners of our annual Excellence in Construction & Safety Awards on September 21st at The Hotel at Arundel Preserve in Hanover, MD. 

The Excellence in Construction Awards recognizes outstanding construction projects completed by ABC Chesapeake Shores’ member firms.  The awards competition serves to raise the level of construction standards throughout the industry by recognizing the workmanship of those who contribute and by showcasing the results of their dedication. 

“With a record number of submissions this year, the Excellence in Construction awards night is a source of great pride for ABC as the winning projects exemplify the very best in construction” said ABC Chesapeake Shores Chapter President Chris Garvey.

The projects submitted in this year’s awards competition consisted of categories including commercial, community/public service, electrical, excavation/site work, industrial, heavy infrastructure, institutional, mega projects, other construction, other specialty construction, pre-engineered building, renovation, residential, as well as site-work/landscape/hardscape. Each submission was carefully assessed by a team of volunteer judges using rigorous criteria. Scores produced by the evaluations determined the projects Excellence or Merit status. 

In addition, the awards banquet featured four top awards. The prestigious Project of the Year was awarded to two outstanding companies – Allan Myers won Project of the Year under $100 Million for their work on the BWI Airfield Rehab and Gilbane Building Company took home Project of the Year over $100 Million for their work on Salisbury University Patricia R. Guerrieri Academic Commons. 

The evening also honored Safety Award recipients for their participation in the Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) and Chapter Safety competition. These programs showcase companies within ABC that lead the industry in workplace safety by adhering to strict safety programming to ensure a cohesive safety culture.

See full list of all Excellence in Construction and Safety award winners here.

Photographs from the awards banquet are available courtesy of KRR Photography, Ltd. Please contact Amy Thomas, Event and Marketing Manager, ABC Chesapeake Shores at 410-267-0347 or athomas@abc-chesapeake.org.