Carolinas AGC Announces 2012 Pinnacle Award Winners


Carolinas AGC bestowed the 2012 Pinnacle Awards to four projects and an individual. The presentation was made at CAGC’s 92st Annual Convention in Fort Myers, Florida. The CAGC Pinnacle Awards shine a light on the Carolinas construction profession in a very public way, and help promote CAGC’s mission statement: Advancing the construction industry to enhance the quality of life and deliver a sustainable difference in the Carolinas.

BEST BUILDING PROJECT (1st of 2 Awards) Restorations to the Hull of the Battleship North Carolina Contractor: Taylor Brothers Marine Construction, Wilmington, NC

BEST BUILDING PROJECT (2nd of 2 Awards) Nature Research Center, Raleigh, NC Contractor: Clancy & Theys Construction Company, Raleigh, NC

BEST HIGHWAY PROJECT (1st of 2 Awards) The Western Wake Freeway – 12 miles of the I-540 Triangle Express around Raleigh. Contractor: Raleigh Durham Roadbuilders, a partnership of Archer Western Contractors and Granite Construction Company.

BEST HIGHWAY PROJECT (2nd of 2 Awards) The Emergency Bridge on NC 12 at Pea Island, NC Contractor: Carolina Bridge Company, Orangeburg, SC

BUILD WITH THE BEST The Build With the Best Award honors the contributions of a non-contractor to the betterment of the construction industry and the overall Carolinas economic welfare, whether from outside the industry altogether or from our own supplier/service company membership sector. Keith Coltrain, Attorney, Shareholder of  Wall Templeton Haldrup in Raleigh.  Read More.