Knowing when a job is well done is a satisfaction in itself. Receiving recognition from peers within our industry for a job well done is icing on the cake. Here are some of Matous' recognitions over the years.
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March 9, 2011
WASHINGTON, D.C.– Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today announced that Matous Construction, Ltd’s work has earned the company a Pyramid Award in ABC’s Excellence in Construction Awards. Matous Construction, Ltd’s representatives received the award Feb. 22 during the 21st annual Excellence in Construction Awards celebration at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in Orlando, Fla.
“This project is an outstanding example of the innovation and commitment to superior craftsmanship that embody merit shop construction,” said Michael D. Bellaman, ABC president and CEO.
The Excellence in Construction awards program is the industry’s leading competition, developed to honor innovative and high-quality merit shop construction projects and safety programs. The award honors all construction team members, including the contractor, owner, architect and engineer. The winning projects, selected from entries submitted from across the nation, were judged on complexity, attractiveness, unique challenges overcome, completion time, workmanship, innovation, safety and cost.
This year's competition was open to all construction projects completed by ABC member firms in 2010.
A panel of industry experts served as the competition’s judges. This year's panel included representatives from the Design-Build Institute of America, Engineering News-Record, the American Institute of Architects, and the National Association of Women in Construction, and representatives from higher education, among others.
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November 2, 2010
It’s considered the Oscars of construction The 2010 Excellence in Construction Award of Excellence was awarded to Matous Construction, Ltd. by the Central Texas Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). The Excellence in Construction Eagle Award strives to honor those who exemplify the highest quality of workmanship in their projects, while upholding a dedication to building projects on time and on budget.
Matous Construction, Ltd. was awarded a $14 Million dollar contract to build the 7.08 MGD Water Treatment Plant at Stillhouse Hollow Reservoir by Kempner Water Supply Corporation in October, 2008. The WTP has been operational since May, 2010, and is a reliable, cost-effective source of treated surface water for Bell and Lampasas County residents. “Everyone involved from Matous Construction went above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that the project was a success,” stated Perry C. Steger, P.E., President of Project Engineering Firm, Steger Bizzell. “On many occasions, Matous met with success challenges that many contractors would have balked at or not been able to achieve and always went above and beyond to meet those challenges,” acknowledged David Sneed, General Manager of Kempner Water Supply Corporation.
Matous Construction, Ltd. is also the proud recipient of the William H. Feather Safety Award. This honor is bestowed upon the contractor who provides and maintains the safest workplace, nationwide.