Awards

2015 ACPA GOLD AWARD















Bottom left to right:  Quintin Watkins/Baker, Kathryn Masters/HJDP, Normal Click/HJDP, Alan Sweat

Top left to right:  Jim Turner/Pond, Joseph Snyder/Baker, Joe Bush, Mike Ghetu

The ACPA National Award for Excellence in Concrete Pavement in the Commercial & Military Airports category was presented to McCarthy in Recognition of Outstanding Design and Construction for the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Runway 8L/26R Pavement Replacement, Atlanta, GA  at ACPA's 2015 annual meeting in Bonita Springs, FL.

2015 ACPA GOLD AWARD

The ACPA National Award for Excellence in Concrete Pavement in the Concrete Pavement Restoration (CPR) - Airport category was presented to McCarthy in Recognition of Outstanding Design and Construction for Runway 9-27 Pavement Rehabilitation, Greenwood County Airport in Greenwood, SC at ACPA's 2015 annual meeting in Bonita Springs, FL.

2015 ROSE AWARD

The Associated General Contractors of Iowa presented the Iowa Safety Excellence Award (First Place in the Structures Division) January 13, 2016 at the AGC of Iowa's Annual Convention.  This is the highest corporate award that the chapter presents.

2015 ICPA AWARD

The Iowa Concrete Paving Association present the Award of Excellence to McCarthy in recognition of outstanding design and construction on Runway 3/21 Reconstruction in Davenport, IA.  It was Iowa's "Best" Reliever/General Aviation Airport PCC Paving Project for 2015.

2015 SAFETY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

This award was presented to McCarthy by the Associated General Contractors of Illinois in recognition of 200,000 to 349,999 hours of outstanding safety performance during the 2015 construction season.

2014 ACPA GOLD AWARD

The ACPA National Award for Excellence in Concrete Pavement in the Industrial Paving Category was presented to McCarthy in Recognition of Outstanding Design and Construction for the 3ID Tank Trail & Tactical Equipment Maintenance Facility project in Ft. Benning, GA at ACPA's annual meeting on Dec. 5, 2014 in Scottsdale, AZ.

2014 ACPA GOLD AWARD

The ACPA National Award for Excellence in Concrete Pavement in the Commercial Service & Military Airports category was presented to McCarthy in Recognition of Outstanding Design and Construction for the P454 Beaufort MCAS Hangar Apron Addition project in Beaufort, SC at ACPA's annual meeting on Dec. 5, 2014 in Scottsdale, AZ.

2014 ACPA SILVER AWARD

The ACPA National Award for Excellence in Concrete Pavement in the Commercial Service and Military Airports category was presented to McCarthy in Recognition of Outstanding Design and Construction for the Terminal Apron Expansion at Charleston International Airport in Charleston, SC at ACPA's annual meeting on Dec. 5, 2014 in Scottsdale, AZ.

2014 ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR (Portland Cement Concrete Paving Category)

 

Back row:  Mike Harlson, Ryan Birney, Doug Ruden, Mike Gritton

Front row: Bill Frey, Glen Bushur, Omer Osman, Bob Bruner.

This award was presented in recognition of continuously reinforced PCC pavement and jointed PCC pavement along I-57/70 in Effingham, IL on Dec.9, 2014.

2014 ACI AWARD

Florida First Coast Chapter of the American Concrete Institute designated Blount Island Command Pavement Flat Lots P-012, P-017, P-017 P-024, a U.S. Navy project, to be a significant concrete structure at its 2014 Awards Banquet on Nov. 20, 2014.

Project Manager, Candace A. Swanson pictured accepting the awards.


 

 

2014 ACI AWARD

The Georgia Chapter, American Concrete Institute awarded McCarthy First Place in the Paving Category for the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Runway 8L/26R Pavement Replacement project.

2013 ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION'S CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD IN THE PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE PAVING CATEGORY (See below)


David Boyer, Secretary Ann L. Schneider, Doug Ruden, Ryan Birney and Omer Osman.

This award was in recognition of continuously reinforced PCC pavement along I-57/70 south of Effingham and was awarded at the Associated General Contractor's annual convention luncheon on December 10, 2013.  See link for details.

2013 ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION'S CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD IN THE OUTSTANDING SUBCONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR CATEGORY.  

The nomination was in recognition of constructing a bike trail bridge along I-57/70 in the city of Effingham.  The award was presented at the Associated General Contractor's annual convention luncheon on December 10, 2013.  See link for details.

2013 ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION'S CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD IN THE WORK ZONE TRAFFIC CONTROL CATEGORY. 

The nomination was in recognition of traffic control during pavement and interchange reconstruction on I-57/70 in Effingham.  The award was presented at the Associated General Contractor's annual convention luncheon on December 10, 2013.  See link for details.

2013 ACPA GOLD AWARD

The American Concrete Paving Association Gold Award in recognition of outstanding design and construction in the  service and military airports category was awarded for the Atlanta Hartsfield Center Airfield Connectors project in Atlanta, GA.  See link for details.

2013 ACPA GOLD AWARD

The American Concrete Paving Association in recognition of outstanding design and construction in the industrial and special paving category was awarded for Goose Creek Naval Weapons Station Rail Road Tracks in Charleston, SC.

2012 ASPHALT PAVING ASSOCIATION OF IOWA SMOOTHNESS-IN-CONSTRUCTION AWARD

This award, recognizing excellence in Hot Mix Asphalt Pavements, was presented to McCarthy Improvement in recognition as Finalist of the 2012 Smoothness Award (Municipal Street Paving), Project:  DAV11007, Harrison Street & River Drive, City of Davenport.

2012 BEST PARKING LOT

Congrats to Nate Loss & Adam Rutledge for their Certificates of Merit which were presented on Feb. 7, 2013 at the ICPA 49th Annual Concrete Paving Workshop.  They were presented in recognition of outstanding design and construction on the project which has been rated the best Parking Lot PCC Paving Project completed in the state of Iowa 2012 - Von Maur-Ecommerce Fulfillment Center Expansion, Davenport. 

2012 ICPA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Was presented Feb. 7, 2013 in recognition of outstanding design and construction on the project which has been rated the best Parking Lot PCC Paving Project completed in the state of Iowa 2012 - Von Maur-Ecommerce Fulfillment Center Expansion, Davenport.

2012 ACPA SILVER AWARD

The American Concrete Paving Association Silver Award, Divided Highways (Urban) division, for the I-65 Reconstruction Project from Interstate 459 to U.S Route 31, Hoover, Alabama was awarded in November 2012 at the ACPA annual meeting. 

2012 ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR 

In recognition of interchange reconstruction at I-57/70 and Fayette Avenue in Effingham, IL, the award was  presented on Dec. 11, 2012.  See Link for full details.

2012 - SPECIAL PAVING APPLICATION AWARD

This award was presented by Missman Engineering for St. Ambrose University Porous Parking Lot in Davenport, IA for utilizing "green" paving applications.

2011 ACPA SILVER AWARD

The American Concrete Paving Association Silver Award, Divided Highways (Rural) division, for the I-385 Rehabilitation project  in Laurens,  South Carolina was awarded in December at the APCA annual meeting.

2011 - SAFETY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Presented to McCarthy by The Associated General Contractors of Illinois in recognition of outstanding safety performance during the 2011 construction season.

2011 CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR AWARDS - Work Zone Traffic Control

McCarthy Improvement received a Certificate of Merit from the Illinois Department of Transportation in recognition of traffic control provided during resurfacing on IL 92 from 38th Street in Rock Island to 48th Street in Moline, Illinois.  See Link for full details.

AMERICA'S TRANSPORTATION AWARDS

The I-385 Rehabilitation project in Laurens, SC received winner status in the "Under Budget, Medium Project" category.  See Link for full details.

2011 TOP 10 ROADS

Received the number five spot in Roads & Bridges "2011 Top 10 Roads" for the I-385 Rehabilitation project in Laurens, SC.  See Link

2010 ACPA SILVER AWARD

Received the American Concrete Paving Association Silver Award, Divided Highways (Urban) division, for Palmetto Parkway, I-520/I-20 Aiken, South Carolina.

2010 STORMWATER & EROSION CONTROL TOP PROJECTS WINNER.  Received for I-385 Rehabilitation project in South Carolina.  See Link

2010 Innovation in Technology Asphalt Paving Award

This was received from the Asphalt Paving Association of Iowa for JL-CO82(211)—7R-82:  Slopertown Road & L-611 (1)—73-82: 145th Street, Scott County Iowa.  See Link

2010 Safety Achievement Award

This award was presented to McCarthy Improvement Company in recognition of 200,000 – 349,999 hours of outstanding safety performance during the 2010 construction season from the Associated General Contractors of Illinois.

Who We Are

Combined Expertise   
McCarthy Improvement's expertise in concrete and asphalt paving combined with Foley’s capabilities in earth moving and underground utilities and Bellamy’s proficiency in bridge building and repair provides comprehensive, turnkey solutions for a broad range of heavy construction projects.
 
Integrated Services   
Our integrated services eliminate the tangle of subcontractors, cutting costs as well as headaches. Harmonizing this efficient approach with our reliable expertise and commitment to quality is why we’ve been industry leaders for more than a century. We’ve built a solid reputation throughout the Midwest and Southeast for completing projects in the best possible way, on time and within budget. 
 
Ideal Solutions   
Whether your need is single scope or wide-ranging, we provide ideal solutions for commercial and public sector projects. Private developers trust us to establish the groundwork for educational, military and industrial facilities, shopping centers, and residential sub-divisions that often include lakes and golf courses. Public agencies rely on us for rapid completion of interstate and highway, airport, railway, and bridge projects, as well as street and sidewalk projects. Both look to us to review plans and make option recommendations.

What We Do

Asphalt and Concrete Paving

Footings, Foundations and Floors

Demolition

Grading and Excavation

Underground Utilities

Bridge Building, Jacking and Repair

Pile Driving and Shoring

Quality Control and Assurance

Where We Are

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Midwest
5401 Victoria Avenue
Davenport, IA 52807
General: 563.359.0321
Sales: 563.529.9863, Chris Martens
Davenport, IA

Southeast
590 Means St., Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30318
General: 404.684.9064
Atlanta, GA


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