Baton Rouge, LA – ISC Constructors, LLC (ISC) earned two National Project of the Year awards from the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). ISC received an Excellence in Construction Eagle award and an Excellence in Construction Pyramid award. Representatives from the company received the awards March 1st during ABC’s 27th annual Excellence in Construction celebration in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
In addition, ISC associates Ren Babin and Chase Groger competed in the ABC Instrumentation National Craft Competition. Ren Babin was presented with a Safety Award and Bronze Medal, and Chase Groger won a Silver Medal.
The Excellence in Construction awards program is the industry’s leading competition, developed to honor innovative and high-quality merit shop construction projects, with an Eagle Award presented to the top project in each category. The winning projects, selected from entries submitted from across the nation, were judged on complexity, attractiveness, unique challenges overcome, completion time, workmanship, innovation, safety and cost.
A panel of industry experts served as the competition’s judges. This year’s panel included representatives from the Design-Build Institute of America, Engineering News-Record, the Construction Users Roundtable, and the National Association of Women in Construction, among others.
“Associated Builders and Contractors is proud to honor ISC these awards for their tremendous work in completing their projects safely, on time and budget,” said 2017 ABC National Chair Chuck Goodrich, president of Gaylor Electric Inc., Indianapolis. “The dedication to innovation, productivity and world-class craftsmanship demonstrated by ISC and its employees produced truly impressive results that any project owner would be proud of.”
Founded in 1989, ISC is an industrial electrical, instrumentation and controls company offering engineering, construction and maintenance services. The company employs over 2,500 people primarily in the southern region of the United States. ISC and their associates have contributed to 125 charitable organizations over the past year, and have also taken an active leadership role in developing the industry’s workforce to meet future manpower demand.
ABC is a national construction industry trade association representing nearly 21,000 chapter 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.