Awards Program

Quality People Awards

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The Quality People Awards, started in 2015, were designed by Nebraska Building Chapter’s Board of Directors to celebrate and recognize the achievements of individuals who “go above and beyond” in their communities, profession or company. The Quality People Awards are similar to the Build Nebraska Awards which honors outstanding projects.

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Build Nebraska Awards

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The Nebraska Construction Industry’s “Oscars”

The Nebraska Building Chapter's Build Nebraska Awards are being given in recognition of excellence in the construction industry. These prestigious awards are given to projects selected by a panel of a contractor’s toughest critics — industry peers from other regions. Judges look for projects that have excelled in the following areas:

  • State-of-the-art advancement
  • Excellence in project management
  • Innovation in construction or use of materials
  • Contribution to the community
  • Superiority in client service
  • Rising to the challenge of a difficult job
  • Sensitive treatment of the environment and surroundings

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2016 Build Nebraska Award Winner's Project Videos

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NEW CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS—UNDER $5 MILLION
Project of the Year: Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Village Pointe – Children’s ASC, Omaha; Kiewit Building Group
Honorable Mention Project: Midwest Bank, Pilger; Beckenhauer Construction, Inc.

NEW CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS—$5 - $15 MILLION
Project of the Year: Nebraska State Patrol Crime Lab, Lincoln; Cheever Construction Company
Honorable Mention Project: Central Nebraska Regional Airport, New Passenger Terminal, Grand Island; Hausmann Construction, Inc.

NEW CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS—OVER $15 MILLION
Project of the Year: Baxter Arena, Omaha; Kiewit Building Group
Honorable Mention Project: UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education, Omaha; Hausmann Construction, Inc.

BUILDING RENOVATION—ANY DOLLAR AMOUNT
Project of the Year: UNL Love Library Renovations, Lincoln; Sampson Construction Co., Inc.
Honorable Mention Project: Do Space, Omaha; Kiewit Building Group

SPECIALTY CONTRACTORS
Project of the Year: Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Omaha; General Excavating