2019 Excellence in Construction Award Nomination Form
On February 7, 2020, ASA-HC will recognize Houston-area general contractors and architects/engineers at our annual Excellence in Construction Awards. ASA-HC members will select the 2019 winners through our nomination and voting processes. There is no limit to the number of nomination forms each ASA-HC member is eligible to submit. However, submitting a person, company or project more than once does not increase the chances of getting nominated. ALL verified nominations will be on the ballot submitted to members in December.
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2019
After reading these requirements, please fill out your nominations and hit the Submit button.
EIC Award Category Descriptions
An Outstanding General Contracting Company runs a smooth, efficient, well-coordinated job; maintains safe job conditions; makes timely and appropriate payment per the subcontract terms; properly sequences and coordinates the specialty trades; is understanding, reasonable and fair with its subcontractors and suppliers; is reasonable and cooperative with respect to change orders, back charges and in negotiating contracts and terms.
An Outstanding Architectural/Engineer firm has reasonably clear, accurate and complete, drawings and specifications; is cooperative in assisting subcontractors with resolving technical problems and in approving shop drawings, samples and submittals; is fair and willing to interpret, explain and/or amend drawings and specifications when necessary; is considerate of subcontractors with respect to prompt approval of pay request.
An Outstanding General Contractor Project Manager is a highly efficient, professional job manger who skillfully and fairly coordinates schedules of the various trades to avoid conflicts and ensures the site is available for material deliveries; ensures changes in scope of work and change orders are processed timely; is reliable, dependable and meets commitments to the subcontractors and suppliers.
An Outstanding General Contractor Project Superintendent is a highly efficient and professional job manager who skillfully and fairly coordinates schedules and work efforts of the various trades; is an astute planner who assures the site is accessible and available for material deliveries, and that suppliers are facilitated; ensures that subcontractors have the necessary temporary utilities and that the work of all trades is appropriately scheduled to avoid conflicts; is quick to anticipate, detect and resolve on-site problems; insists that the jobsite is clear of clutter and maintains a safe workplace; is reliable, dependable and meets commitments to the subcontractors and suppliers.
The General Contractor Safety Award is for a contractor that exemplifies jobsite safety consistently, fairly and throughout all projects; develops, implements and manages safety programs, policies, and procedures; demonstrates extensive knowledge of OSHA, state and local safety laws to ensure compliance of all parties on all jobsites; motivates others to be proactive about safety practices and procedures; uses their vast experience to reasonably attain the safety goals on every project.
Projects submitted must be substantially completed in 2019. These awards are based on quality, ability to remain on-schedule and on budget, safety and uniqueness of the project.
Projects eligible to be nominated must be located in the Greater Houston/Galveston/Golden Triangle area, and can include projects in Bryan/College Station, Texas. The EIC Committee reserves the right to review all nominations for eligibility.
DUE NOVEMBER 5, 2019