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Awards + Recognition

Since the 1940s, our strong core values have guided us to uphold the highest ethical standards. This commitment, lived daily by our people, allows us to successfully build unmatched levels of safety, quality and innovation into everything we do. We are grateful to our employees for making us the company that we are, and we are honored to be acknowledged for their efforts.

World's Most Ethical Companies
Company

Eight Consecutive Years

Granite has been recognized eight times as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute.

Rankings

Where We Stand

Engineering News Record (ENR) ranks Granite in the top 10 percent of U.S. Contractors.

Corporate

Not Just About the Numbers

Forbes names Granite one of the 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America.

Ethisphere Institute World’s Most Ethical Companies – 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Forbes America's Best Midsize Employer – 2016, 2017

Forbes 100 Most Trustworthy Companies – 2015, 2016, 2017

No. 26 in Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 Contractors – 2015

No. 8 in Engineering News-Record’s Top 20 Transportation Contractors in U.S. – 2015

No. 6 in Top 50 Domestic Heavy Contractors – 2015

No. 123 in Engineering News-Record’s Top 250 Global Contractors – 2015

AGC Committee Chairperson of the Year – 2015
Chelly Heniger, Safety Manager

AGC Salesperson of the Year – 2015
James Inglis

Women Builders Council, Inc. Outstanding Women Champion Award – 2015
Melissa Chin, Engineer; Alessandra Rosso, Engineer; Carla Julian, Public Relations

Other 2015 rankings by Engineering News-Record include:
No. 2 in Highways
No. 18 in Mass Transit + Rail
No. 15 in Airports
No. 6 in Bridges
No. 2 in Dams + Reservoirs
No. 35 in Power
No. 13 in Solar
No. 10 in Transmission + Distribution
No. 9 in Water Transmission Lines
No. 15 in Sewage + Solid Waste
No. 3 in Sanitary Storm Sewers
No. 6 in Mining
No. 9 in Water Supply
No. 47 in Petroleum
No. 25 in Refineries + Petrochemical Plants

North American Transport IJGlobal (Infrastructure Journal) – 2015
I-4 Ultimate Project, Florida

Excellence in Provision of Construction – 2015
Kennecott Utah Copper/Barge Anchors and Wear Heel Project

Utah DOT Urban Highway Project of the Year – 2015
SR224 Project, Utah

Utah DOT Partnering Award and Contractor of the Year – 2015
SR193 Project, Utah

AGC of America Alliant Build America Award  – 2015
SR520 Eastside Transit and HOV Lane Project, Washington

Alaska DOT DBE Prime Contractor of the Year – 2013

Northwest Construction Consumer Council – 2013
SR 529 Ebey Slough Project, Washington

American Public Works Association Project of the Year ($50-100 Million) – 2013
Sacramento Rail Yards Track Relocation Project, California

American Public Works Association Project of the Year ($5-25 Million) – 2013
Highway 101 Interchange Project, California

AGC Partnering Award – 2013
I-80 Design Build, Nevada

SIR Award Nevada Contractor of the Year – 2013

Caltrans Excellence in Partnering Gold Award  – 2013
SR92/I-880 Interchange Reconstruction Project, California

Nevada DOT Partnering Award– 2012, 2013
I-80 Project, Nevada

Reno Local Laborer's Union Project of the Year – 2013
Moana DDI Project, Nevada

Kennecott Utah Copper Mine Tailings Safety Award – 2015
Barge Anchors and Wear Heel Project, Utah

National Asphalt Pavement Association Quality in Construction – 2014
Highway 50 Overlay Project, California

Northwest Clean Air Partners Clean Air Silver Award – 2014
Singer Facility, Washington

Governor’s Safety Award of Excellence – 2012, 2013, 2014
Alaska

ARTBA Safety Excellence Award – 2010, 2011, 2013

AGC Platinum Award for Achievement in Safety Excellence – 2013
Utah

Nevada Mining Association Safe Mining Operations Overall – 2013
Lockwood Facility, Nevada

National Asphalt Paving Association Ecological Award – 2013

National Asphalt Paving Association Community Involvement Award – Since 2013

National Asphalt Paving Association Diamond Achievement Excellence in Hot-Mix Asphalt Plant/Site Operations – Since 2010

National Asphalt Paving Association Diamond Quality Commendation – Since 2009

Regional Water Quality Control Board and Caltrans Excellence in Stormwater – 2013
Wildwood Project, Nevada