ABC Mass and GCI Honor STEP Awards Recipients

2018-2019 GCI instructors

Burlington, MA – Associated Builders and Contractors of Massachusetts (ABC MA) and the Gould Construction Institute (GCI), ABC’s training affiliate, honored this year’s Safety, Training, and Evaluation Process (STEP) award recipients at the 15th Annual ABC/GCI Safety & Education Dinner held on May 16 at the Burlington Marriott.

The evening also recognized some 26 graduating students in attendance, as well as the more than 85 GCI instructors.


GCI 2019 Electrical Program graduates

A $2,500 ABC Building Our Future Scholarship was presented to Harrison Carter, an employee at E. M. Duggan Mechanical Contractors and recent graduate of Canton High School who is entering UMass Amherst this fall to pursue a major in building and construction technology.

Sean O’Down (second from the left) took home the gold medal for pipefitting to become a world-class champion.

Also recognized was Anthony Flanagan from Nardon Electrical Corp, Matt Costello from Notch Mechanical Constructors, and Sean O’Dowd from DECCO, who recently competed at National ABC Craft Champions in Long Beach, Calif.
O’Down took home the gold medal for pipefitting to become a world-class champion.

The 2019 STEP Awards winners:
JM Coull, Inc.
MJM Masonry, Inc.
Windover, INC

Avary R.T.G., Inc.
B.W. Kennedy and Company, LLC
Energy Electric Co, Inc
Enterprise Equipment Co., Inc.
EnviroVantage, Inc.
Erland Construction, Inc.
Maguire Company, Inc.
R & R Window Contractors, Inc.
Rivers Electrical Corp.
W.T. Kenney Company, Inc.
Williams Building Company, Inc.

AvalonBay Construction
Bald Hill Builders, LLC
Bowdoin Construction Corp.
Callahan Construction Managers
Cutler Associates, Inc.
Dellbrook – JK Scanlan
Elm Electrical, Inc.
Florence Electric, LLC
Forish Construction Co., Inc.
Interstate Electrical Services Corporation
Kaplan Construction
Methuen Construction Co., Inc.
Metro Walls, Inc.
Nauset Construction Corp.
NEL Corporation
North Shore Mechanical Contractors, Inc.
NorthStar Construction Services Corp.
Notch Mechanical Constructors
R.H. White Construction Co., Inc.
Ryan Construction, Inc.
The Middlesex Corporation

Breen & Sullivan Mechanical Services, Inc.

  1. White Marine, Inc.

Colt Builders Corp.
Electrical Dynamics, Inc.
Fernandes Masonry, Inc.

  1. Lawrence Hall Co., Inc.
  2. C. Anderson, Inc.

Lake HVAC, Inc.
Medford Wellington Service Co., Inc.
Piping Systems, Inc.
Professional Electrical Contractors of CT, Inc.
RALCO Electric, Inc.
The RELCO Companies
Tocco Building Systems
United Steel, Inc.

M.J. Moran, Inc.
Optiline Enterprises, LLC
The Haynes Group, Inc.

Denron Plumbing & HVAC, LLC
Premier Fence, LLC
Shawnlee Construction, LLC
Tenant Systems