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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2017 Build Nebraska Award Winner Videos

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New Construction Projects under $8 Million
Project of the Year: Saline County Courthouse Addition, Wilber; Cheever Construction
Honorable Mention Project: Suzanne Scott Housing at QLI, Omaha; Kiewit Building Group Inc.


New Construction Projects $8-$15 Million
Project of the Year: Nebraska Soccer & Tennis Complex, Lincoln; Sampson Construction
Honorable Mention Project: Heafey Hoffman Dworak and Cutler Funeral Home, Omaha; Kiewit Building Group Inc.


New Construction Projects over $15 Million
Project of the Year: Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Omaha; Kiewit Building Group Inc.
Honorable Mention Project: Great Plains Health, North Platte; Sampson Construction


Building Renovation any Dollar Amount
Project of the Year: National Willa Cather Center, Red Cloud; Tru-Built Construction
Honorable Mention Project: Box Butte General Hospital, Alliance; Beckenhauer Construction, Inc.


Specialty Contractor
Project of the Year: Saline County Courthouse Addition, Wilber; Jeff MacTaggart Masonry, LLC
Honorable Mention Project: Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Omaha; Commonwealth Electric Company of the Midwest