ICPA Honors Quality Concrete

By Curt Grandia | September 28, 2010

More than 600 concrete industry professionals attended the Iowa Concrete Paving Association's (ICPA) 43rd Annual Concrete Paving Workshop held in Des Moines Feb. 7–9.

The event included business meetings, educational sessions, informational forums, and the presentation of ICPA's/Iowa Department of Transportation's Blue Ribbon Awards for the best concrete projects constructed during 2006.

Contractor award winners in 20 categories are as follows.

Interstate Projects

Fred Carlson Co., LLC on the Cramer/Jensen/United East 15th to Guthrie Avenue project in Polk County

Divided Highway Projects

Cedar Valley Corp. for the Sheldon Bypass in O'Brien County

State Roads

Cedar Valley Corp. on the Sidney Bypass in Fremont County

County Roads

Cedar Valley Corp. for a county road project in Monona County

PCC Overlays

Flynn Company, Inc. on an Iowa 187 project in Buchanan County

Traffic Management

K. Cunningham Construction Co. for its work on the 2006 E. San Marnan Drive Paving Improvements in Waterloo

City Street/Intersection

(>30,000 SY)

Wicks Construction, Inc. on street improvements in Bloomfield

City Street/Intersection

(<30,000 SY)

Allied Construction Co., Inc. for street improvements in Osage

City Subdivision (>15,000 SY)

Metro Pavers, Inc., for its work on Cardinal Ridge Parts 1 & 2 in Iowa City

City Subdivision (<15,000 SY)

Eco-Tech Construction, LLC, on South Maple Grove Plat 2 in West Des Moines

Urban Arterial/Collector

Nuckolls Concrete Services, Inc. for the N.W. 62nd Avenue Improvements in Johnston

Large Parking Lot

Clayco Construction Co., Inc. and Eco-Tech Construction, LLC (sub) on Project Amber in Urbandale

Commercial Airport

Manatt's, Inc. for its work on the reconstruction of Runway 9/27 at the Eastern Iowa Airport in Cedar Rapids

General Aviation (>30,000 SY)

Manatt's, Inc. for Runway 18/36 at Fairfield Municipal Airport

General Aviation (<30,000 SY)

Wicks Construction, Inc. for its apron and taxiway rehabilitation at Forest City Municipal Airport

Urban Recreational Trail

Peterson Contractors, Inc. and Streb Construction Co. (sub) for Liberty Centre Pond Improvements in North Liberty

Rural Recreational Trail

Wicks Construction, Inc. for Butterfly Park Trail in West Union

Special Recognition:

Urban Overlay

Allied Construction Co., Inc. on the South Story Street Improvements in Boone

Special Recognition: Decorative

Metro Pavers, Inc. for the Iowa River Landing Improvements Project in Coralville

Special Recognition: Roundabout

Flynn Company, Inc. on the Roundabout Intersection of Highways 63 and 34 in Ottumwa.