Partnering News – Jan 2015

Its Partnering Awards Season and Time is Running Out!

The Caltrans Excellence in Partnering Award and Success in Motion Applications are due at the District Offices on Friday, January 16th!

  • For Caltrans Excellence in Partnering, eligible projects were completed between January 1 and December 31, 2014.
  • For Success in Motion, the Project was still ongoing as of December 31, 2014.
  • Applications are due this Friday January 16, 2015.  If you Email or hand deliver to the District Construction Office, make sure to submit by 5:00pm.  If you snail mail a CD, make sure it is postmarked on Friday.
  • For more information, guidance, or best practices, visit the Caltrans Partnering Website! or email Ken Solak at

The Nevada Department of Transportation Excellence in Partnering Applications are also due on Friday, January 16th!

  • Eligible projects for the NDOT Excellence in Partnering Award must have been completed between January 1 and December 31, 2014.
  • Submissions must be postmarked by January 16th or emailed/hand delivered to NDOT Partnering Office by 3:30pm on the 16th.
  • For more information, call Lisa Schettler (775) 888-7460) or visit the Nevada DOT Partnering website

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IPI Partnered Project of the Year Diamond-Level and Caltrans Excellence in Partnering Award Gold Winner

And Remember - if your Project is eligible for either of these Awards you are automatically eligible for an IPI Partnered Project of the Year Award (Due February 13).

IPI is Growing!

We are pleased to announce that Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority, Houston Airport System, Maryland Aviation Administration, and Dallas Fort Worth Airport Authority have joined IPI!

Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA)

Houston Airport System (IAH)

Maryland Aviation Administration (BWI)

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)

Please join us in welcoming them to the IPI Family!

January IPI Member Anniversaries!

4 Year Anniversaries
Larry Anderson - Salisbury University - Jan 6
East Bay Municipal Utility District - Jan 31

3 Year Anniversaries
Aditazz - Jan 22
Sacramento Regional Transit District - Jan 24

2 Year Anniversary
Utah DOT - Jan 22

1 Year Anniversaries
McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. - Jan 14
Underground Construction Co., Inc. - Jan 15
Austin Commercial LP - Jan 28

IPI Calendar of Events

January 2015

IPI Aviation Committee
Tues 1/13/15 12:00 - 1:30pm

Vertical Construction Committee
Thurs 1/18/15 8:00 - 9:00am

Horizontal Construction Committee
Fri 1/30/15 8:30 - 9:30am

February 2015

Vertical Construction Committee
Thurs 2/19/15 8:00 - 9:00am

IPI Awards Applications Due!
Fri 2/13/15 Close of Business

Aviation Committee
Tues 2/24/15 12:00-1:30pm