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Excellence in Construction Awards



With the Annual Excellence in Construction Awards, Associated Builders and Contractors proudly honors the year's most outstanding construction projects and contractors for their remarkable achievements in leadership, safety, innovation and diversity.

The Excellence in Construction Awards honor the Skill and creativity of the entire team - contractor, owner, architect and engineer - responsible for an outstanding merit shop construction project. The 2018 award recipients exceeded expectations in innovation and quality.

The 2019 Excellence in Construction Awards recipients will receive the opportunity to continue on to the Associated Builders and Contractors National Excellence in Construction Competition, special recognition as the ABCIL EIC Awards Gala, publication in the ABCIL Year in Review, and a feature in both a Chicago-land and Central IL newspaper.  

If you have any questions regarding ABCIL EIC, please contact: royce@abcil.org


  • Intent to Compete: 8/1/2019
  • Project Completion: 9/30/2019
  • Project Submission: 10/4/2019
  • Judging Completed: 10/11/2019


  • Project Completion: 10/15/2019
  • Intent to Compete: 10/25/2019
  • Project Submission: 11/22/2019