(Bedford, NH) North Branch Construction was recognized at the Associated Builders and Contractors NH/VT Chapter Annual Excellence in Construction Awards ceremony held at the Manchester Country Club in Bedford on October 27th. North Branch was honored to receive an Excellence in Construction Award for the University of New Hampshire Holloway Commons Dining Hall Expansion and Renovation project in the ‘Institutional/Public $5-10M’ category. The University of New Hampshire’s Architect and Director of Campus Planning Douglas Bencks and Project Manager II Richard Rouleau joined North Branch’s Project Manager Bruce Blazon and Project Superintendent Chuck Acevedo to accept the award. North Branch also received an Award of Merit for the Laconia Central Fire Station Addition and Renovation project in the ‘Institutional/Public $2-5M’ category. Project Architect Jonathan Smith of Warrenstreet Architects joined North Branch’s Project Manager Bruce Blazon and Project Superintendent Mike Regan to accept the award. This project also won a Community Service Award. The ABC Excellence in Construction Award winners are determined by an independent panel of judges based on execution of design, craftsmanship, attention to detail, safety, and other considerations. The competition includes Awards of Merit and Excellence in several categories including Electrical, Mechanical, Commercial, Institutional, Industrial, and Design-Build.