AWARDS, RECOGNITION & CERTIFICATIONS

About_Awards and CertificatesWilliam Charles Construction is the proud recipient of numerous quality and service awards, based on the commitment of our people. Here is just a small sampling of our more recent awards:

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • 2015 – IDOT – 2015 Contractor of the Year Awards – Urban Improvement – Certificate of Merit in recognition of reconstruction of IL 173 from Alpine Road to I-90 in Machesney Park.
  • 2015 – IDOT – 2015 Contractor of the Year Awards – Outstanding Subcontractor of the Year – Certificate of Merit – In recognition of constructing jointed PCC Pavement on IL 173 from Alpine Road to I-90 in Machesney Park.
  • 2015 - National Asphalt Pavement Association – 30-Plus Years of Continuous Membership
  • 2014 – IDOT – 2014 Contractor of the Year Awards – Hot Mix Asphalt – Certificate of Merit – In recognition of widening and resurfacing on US Business Route 20 from Bonus Ave. to Lawrenceville Road in Belvidere
  • 2014 – IDOT – 2014 Contractor of the Year Awards Outstanding Subcontractor of the Year – William Charles Electric - In Recognition of signalization, upgrading traffic signal equipment at three intersections, and roadway lighting for the Algonquin Bypass located in McHenry County
  • 2014 - Certificate of Achievement in Safety – Portable – WCC – Materials Div.
  • 2014 - Certificate of Achievement in Safety – Airport Pit – WCC-Materials Div.
  • 2013 – ISTHA – 2013 Roadway Contractor of the Year – Rebuilding and Widening, Jane Addams Memorial Tollway I-90
  • 2013 - IDOT  - 2013 Contractor of the Year Awards Portland Cement Concrete Paving – Certificate of Merit – Recognition of roadway and bridge reconstruction of I-90 over Dry Run Creek in Winnebago County.
  • 2012 - IDOT – 2012 Contractor of the Year Awards Portland Cement Concrete Paving - Certificate of Merit – Recognition of roadway reconstruction and intersection improvements on IL 173 at IL 251 in Machesney Park
  • 2012 - US Army Corps of Engineers - 2012 Superior Safety Performance Rock Island District
  • 2010 - IDOT – Today’s Challenge Tomorrow’s Reward – 2010 DBE Conference – 2009 Prime Contractor of the year.
  • 2009 – Gary E. Bird Horizon Award Finalist – Recognizing Excellence in Innovative Risk Management Techniques and Processes in the Construction Industry
  • 2009 - ISTHA – 2009 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Advocacy Award of the Year
  • 2008 – National Asphalt Pavement Association's Diamond Achievement Commendation for Excellence in Hot Mix Asphalt Plant/Site Operations for Nimtz Hot Mix Plant.
  • 2008 – Illinois Tollway Pavement Award for contribution to the Best Tollway HMA New Pavement Construction
  • 2008 – Asphalt Contractor of the Year presented by The Illinois Tollway for contribution to Material Technology Innovations
  • 2008 – Earned Credit Program Participant of the Year presented by The Illinois Tollway
  • 2006 – IRTBA Award presented by The Illinois Tollway for Open Road Tolling Plaza Construction
  • 2006 – Illinois Tollway Mainline Paving Special Recognition
  • 2006 – Contractor of the Year Award – Hot Mix Asphalt Certificate of Merit in recognition of resurfacing on IL 2 from Illinois Department of Transportation
  • 2004 – Award for Outstanding Quality Control presented by Illinois Department of Transportation's District 2
  • 2004 – National Asphalt Pavement Association's Diamond Achievement Commendation for Excellence in Hot Mix Asphalt Plant/Site Operations for Nimtz Hot Mix Plant
  • 2001 – Award of Excellence by Division of Aeronautics for construction of Runway 9/27 at DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport
  • 2000 – Certificate of Honor, National Mine Safety Five Years, 100,000+ Hours No Injury Award Nimtz Quarry