ISC Constructors Receives 5 National Awards for Excellence

Baton Rouge, LA – ISC Constructors, LLC (ISC) is pleased to announce it has been recognized for performance excellence on 4 projects and 1 on craft expertise. ISC received two first-place national Excellence in Construction Eagle Awards and two Pyramid Awards from Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). ISC Associate, Richard Milstead, was awarded a Bronze Medal for Instrumentation Fitting in ABC’s National Craft Competition. Representatives from the company received the awards on March 21st during ABC’s 28th annual Excellence in Construction Awards celebration in Long Beach, California.

“Associated Builders and Contractors is proud to honor ISC with four National Excellence in Construction Awards for their tremendous work in completing their projects safely, on time and budget,” said 2018 ABC National Chair George R Nash Jr., director of preconstruction at Branch & Associates in Herndon, Virginia. “The dedication to innovation, productivity and world-class craftsmanship demonstrated by ISC produced truly impressive results that any project owner would be proud of.”

The Excellence in Construction awards program is the industry’s leading competition that honors both general and specialty contractors for innovative and high-quality merit shop construction projects. The award honors all construction team members, including the contractor, owner, architect and engineer. The winning projects, selected from entries submitted from across the nation were judged on complexity, attractiveness, unique challenges, completion time, workmanship, innovation, safety and cost.

“ISC is honored to receive its 33rd Excellence In Construction Award and is grateful for the highly qualified professionals that are part of our team,” said Jerry Rispone, Co-Founder and CEO. “The company and the associates are committed to performing at the highest level of integrity each day, which drives performance in all areas, especially safety and quality.”

A panel of industry experts served as the competition’s judges. This year’s panel included representatives from the Building Owners and Managers Association International, the Smithsonian Facilities Construction Division, the Construction Management Association of America, Engineering News-Record, Design-Build Institute of America and various construction-related firms nationwide.

Founded in 1989, ISC is an industrial engineering and construction company that employs over 2,500 people and has executed projects throughout the United States. The company provides comprehensive engineering services, and specializes in electrical, instrumentation, and controls construction services.  With offices across the Gulf South, ISC provides premier industrial services for the largest chemical and petrochemical corporations. Built on integrity, ISC consistently delivers innovative solutions while putting safety above all. The company is committed to leading workforce development while supporting the communities it serves.

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national construction industry trade association established in 1950 that represents more than 21,000 members. Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC and its 70 chapters help members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which ABC and its members work. Visit us at

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