Constructech Best Team of the Year Awards?
This workforce crisis is far too big for any one entity to address on its own. This mission with these awards is to transform the workforce for the construction industry within infrastructure, heavy highway, residential, and commercial that leverages emerging technologies as well as skills required for craft positions to solve the construction workforce shortage. We seek to emphasize that education is essential for all and to help individuals determine their pathways for education, thus driving value for all partners who seek to strengthen their skills based on whatever the necessary education.
Best Team by Region Award
The Best Team by Region award as part of the overall Constructech Best Team of the Year Awards, will recognize one company within each industry within infrastructure, heavy highway, residential, and commercial that leverages emerging technologies as well as skills required for craft positions to solve the construction workforce shortage. It will honor the companies that have stepped up internal educational efforts to help individuals determine their pathways for education, driving value for employees in whatever that skill may be.
(Four in total, by segment)
- Midwest: within the Heartland; these awards will target Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Ohio, Minnesota, Missouri, Michigan, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin
- Northeast: New England; Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania
- South: Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, District of Columbia, West Virginia, Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas
- West: Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming, Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington
Educational Program Award
The University Ideas Award as part of the Constructech Best Team of the Year Awards, was created to recognize a college, trade or university for their programs for addressing the industry’s talent crisis by encouraging the education and development of the construction workforce within their individual programs. These Awards will open new opportunities to provide scholarship to advance construction technology degree programs.
(One education program winner)
Individual Ideas Award
The Individual Ideas Award as part of the Constructech Best Team of the Year Awards, was created to address the industry’s talent crisis by raising funds donated by a company for a high school student, college student, trade school student, or university student that creates new ideas and fosters new thinking to encourage a student and/or students to enter the field of construction to improve efficiency, productivity, safety, and cost savings for the construction industry. This award will open new opportunities to provide companies potential candidates that will inspire change within tomorrow’s construction workforce.
(One individual winner)
Lifetime Achievement Award
The Lifetime Achievement Award as part of the Constructech Best Team of the Year Awards, was created to address the industry’s talent crisis by raising funds for an individual who has dedicated his or her life to training, recruiting, and educating, construction professionals. This individual has focused on new ways to spark construction to become more productive, as a result this leader’s efforts have resulted in a strong community and earnings. As a result, this leader’s efforts has resulted in a stronger community and earnings.
Submit for the awards here.