WASHINGTON, April 6—Associated Builders and Contractors today named Tri-City Electrical Contractors Inc., headquartered in Altamonte Springs, Florida, as its 2020 Contractor of the Year, an award that recognizes companies for corporate integrity, commitment to safety, professional development and expert craftsmanship. The award will be presented at the 30th annual Excellence in Construction® Awards gala during ABC Convention 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee, on Aug. 18.

“It’s an honor to recognize Tri-City Electrical Contractors and their 60-plus years of contributions to the merit shop construction sector with this esteemed award,” said 2020 ABC National Chair Tim Keating, owner and president of R.C. Stevens Construction Co., Winter Garden, Florida. “With utmost dedication to workforce development, jobsite safety and project excellence, Tri-City has been a leader at the local, state and national level for decades. It’s an honor to present the entire Tri-City team with this well-earned award.”

Tri-City has held the highest level—Platinum—in ABC’s STEP Safety Management System, a testament to its strong commitment to the safety of all its employees, and won ABC Central Florida’s Safety Award for attaining the local industry’s best record in the million work hours category. The company has also achieved the high marks that qualify it as an ABC Accredited Quality Contractor, won a number of state and local ABC Excellence in Construction® Awards and ranked No. 25 on ABC’s 2020 Top 200 Performers.

Tri-City works in a broad array of markets, including commercial, entertainment, government, health care, hospitality, industrial, multifamily, schools and more.

As an employee-owned company, Tri-City encourages its more than 800 field and support staff to invest in the success of the company, the well-being of its people and the future of the entire industry. Tri-City Contractors was founded in 1958 and has additional offices in Tampa, Fort Myers and Pompano Beach, Florida.

Travelers is the presenting sponsor of the Contractor of the Year Award.