CT ABC Hosts Excellence in Construction Awards

CT DOT Highway Operations Center

Plainville, CT – Associated Builders and Contractors of Connecticut (CT ABC) held its Excellence in Construction Awards on Oct. 20 at Aqua Turf Club in Southington. This year’s event was held both in person and virtually.

The following are this year’s award winners:

Best in Show

Sunrise Senior Living – Sunrise of Wilton

Nosal Builders, Inc. (Renovation – Small Projects under $10 million) – CT DOT Highway Operations Center Expansion and Renovation

Special Award for Exceptional Impact on their Community (Large Projects – Over $10 Million)

Haynes Construction Company (Historic Restoration/Renovation) – The Lofts at Cargill Falls Mill

Special Award for Exceptional Impact on their Community (Small Projects – Under $10 Million)

Petra Construction Corporation (Special Projects) – Yale West Campus Landscape Improvements

Large Projects – First Place Winner

Wohlsen Construction Company (Residential) – Sunrise Senior Living – Sunrise of Wilton

Large Projects – Merit Award

Viking Construction, Inc. (Institutional) – Strawberry Hill School

Small Projects – First Place Winners

Branson Global Headquarters

Interstate Electrical Services Corporation (Specialty Electric: Commercial) – Branson Global Headquarters

Notch Mechanical Constructors (Speciality Mechanical: Industrial) – Thermo Fisher Scientific: POROS Suite Expansion Project

SLAM Construction Services (Commercial) – Murtha Cullina Hartford Law Office Renovation

Small Projects – Merit Awards

Cianbro Corporation (Industrial) – Boil Off Gas Compressor Upgrade

Murtha Cullina Hartford Law Office

KBE Building Corporation (Special Projects) – Sacred Heart University Community Theatre

PDS Engineering & Construction, Inc. (Pre-Engineered Building) – Nefco Addition Project

Legislator of the Year

State Representative Tim Ackert

Safety/STEP-Safety Awards

The Best of the Best Safety Contractor

Viking Construction, Inc.

Safety Employee of the Year

Rich Ciesiolka – EMCOR Services/New England Mechanical, Service Technician

(l-r) ABC board chair, Victor Serrambana, Jr., VMS Construction Company; State Rep. Tim Ackert; and CT ABC president, Chris Fryxell / Photo by Steve Adams

Safety Professional of the Year

John Ricci – KBE Building Corporation, Safety Manager

Safety/Step-Safety Management System


Domack Restoration, LLC
Haynes Construction Co.
Midstate Site Development, LLC
Sarazin General Contractors, Inc.
The Middlesex Corporation
Viking Construction, Inc.


All-Brite Electric, Inc.
Babbidge Construction Company, Inc.
C & H Electric, Inc.
Crest Mechanical Services
Electrical Energy Systems Corp.
EMCOR Services New England Mechanical
KBE Building Corporation
Macri Associates, Inc.
Notch Mechanical Constructors
PDS Engineering & Construction, Inc.
QSR Steel Corporation, LLC
R.H. White Construction Co., Inc.
Richards Corporation
SLAM Construction Services
VMS Construction Company
Wohlsen Construction Company


Do-All Drywall, Inc.
Kronenberger & Sons Restoration, Inc.
MacKenzie Painting Co., Inc.
Modern Mechanical Systems, Inc.
Nosal Builders, Inc.
Professional Electrical Contractors of CT, Inc.


All State Construction, Inc.
Colt Builders Corp.
Interstate Electrical Services Corporation
Mizzy Construction, Inc.
Network Interiors, Inc.


Associated Construction Company
BCI, Inc. D/B/A Butler Company
Electrical Contractors, Inc.
Network Framing Solutions, LLC
Petra Construction Corporation