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Derrick Companies Named Accredited Quality Contractor by ABC

Derrick Companies Named Accredited Quality Contractor by ABC

Derrick Companies of New Richmond, Wisconsin, learned recently that its status as an Accredited Quality Contractor (AQC) has been renewed by the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) for another consecutive year. Derrick Companies has been an Accredited Quality Contractor by ABC each year since 2001.

"Associated Builders and Contractors is pleased to honor Derrick Companies with Accredited Quality Contractor status for its commitment to excellence in construction, its workforce and the communities it helps build," said 2018 ABC National Chair George R. Nash Jr., director of preconstruction at Branch & Associates, Herndon, Va. "Derrick Companies earned this recognition for world-class safety performance, a strong record of investment in a talented and well-trained workforce, diversity leadership and community service."

Launched in 1993, ABC's AQC program provides recognition to world-class construction firms that have documented their commitment in five areas of corporate responsibility:

- Quality

- Safety (ABC Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) Gold, Platinum or Diamond level required)

- Employee benefits

- Training

- Community relations and diversity

Since beginning in 1967, Derrick Companies is a General Contractor serving Custom Home and Commercial Design-Build clients throughout Western Wisconsin and Eastern Minnesota. The company's core focus is to consciously and strategically make a positive impact in the lives of others by providing exceptional service and high-quality finished projects for all those they work with.