The Pelican Chapter of ABC recently announced the winners of their local Excellence in Construction competition. Twenty four entries were received in various industrial and commercial construction categories; 18 received Awards of Excellence and five Awards of Merit.
Excellence Award winners were EXCEL Contractors for its Total Petrochemicals – Pipe Bridge & Captive Barge Project, IMTT-VGO Six Oil Piping and Thermal Heat Boiler Replacement Project and KTI Saudi Aramco Heater Revamp Project; Turner Industries Group for its Recovery Boiler Rebuild Project and Air Products and Chemicals 120 MM SCFD H2 Facility Project; Cajun Constructors for its Marathon Petroleum Co. Garyville Major Expansion Project; James Construction Group for its Marathon Garyville Major Expansion Sitework and Civil Project; Triad Electric and Controls for its Albemarle CMU Catalyst Expansion Project; Shell Criterion PAPA Project and Motiva Siting Facility Laboratory Project; ISC Constructors for its Exxon Mobil U.S. Non-Road Diesel Underground Project; Barriere Construction for its Reconstruction of Tidewater Road – Louisiana State Highway 23 to Coast Guard Road; Cajun Deep Foundations for its Contract 1, Sector Gate to Boomtown, East of Harvy Canal Floodwall; MAPP Construction for its Shell Geismar LP – Facility Siting Program Administration Building and St. Elizabeth/Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center; APEX Constructors for its Perkins Renaissance Project; Block Builders for Katrina Cottages at Hidden Cove; and Shaw Constructors for Marine Fisheries Investigations and Management Laboratory in Grand Isle, La.
Merit Award winners were Industrial Design & Construction for its Motiva HCU Pipe Rack Upgrade Project, AKM LLC Volks Constructors for its DAR Retrofit Project; Turner Industries Group for its H-Oil Turnaround Project; Cajun Deep Foundations for its Shintech Plaquemine Plant II Piling Project; and MAPP Construction for its Jefferson Financial Credit Union.
A banquet was held in January at The Baton Rouge Hilton Capitol Center to recognize and congratulate all of the winners. All winners were eligible to compete in the National ABC competition.