Press Releases

Official Press Releases and Media Statements from the National Utility Contractors Association

October 7, 2021 - LAUREN HENSLEY: MAKING NUCA'S MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM EVEN STRONGER
October 5, 2021 - AMERICA'S WATER INFRASTRUCTURE IS NOT FIXING ITSELF
August 26, 2021 - GEORGE HAMILTON TAKES CHARGE TO EXPAND NUCA'S MEMBERSHIP
August 18, 2021 - MIKE FLOWERS JR. TO LEAD NUCA NATIONAL SAFETY & TRAINING PROGRAM
August 10, 2021 - SENATE PASSES HISTORIC WATER & BROADBAND INFRASTRUCTURE ACT
August 4, 2021 - NUCA MOURNS THE LOSS OF NEW JERSEY'S JOE WALSH
July 29, 2021 - CLEAN WATER SURFACES AS A WINNER: HISTORIC LEVEL OF WATER INFRASTRUCTURE RESOURCES
July 22, 2021 - THE PRO ACT WILL DELAY AMERICA'S RECOVERY
July 1, 2021 - INFRASTRUCTURE PASSES THE HOUSE (H.R. 3684)
June 21, 2021 - NUCA LAMENTS LOSS OF A GREAT ASSOCIATION ADVOCATE
June 9, 2021 - NEW CLEAN WATER INFRASTRUCTURE & HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION MAY BE AHEAD (H.R. 1915)
June 2, 2021 - JUNE 2021 IS TRENCH SAFETY MONTH
May 26, 2021 - ARIZONA UTILITY CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION REJOINS NUCA
May 6, 2021 - CONFUSION DOES NOT LEAD TO ECONOMIC GROWTH: STATEMENT ON USDOL INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR RULE
May 5, 2021 - SENATE PASSES NUCA-CHAMPIONED CLEAN WATER BILL
April 28, 2021 - AMERICA DEMANDS BETTER INFRASTRUCTURE, CLEAN WATER MUST BE IN PRESIDENT'S ADDRESS
April 6, 2021 - NUCA WALTER GAINER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM OPEN FOR MEMBERS
March 31, 2021 - AMERICA BEGINS THE SERIOUS DISCUSSIONS ABOUT INFRASTRUCTURE
March 29, 2021 - NUCA OPTIMISTIC ABOUT THE US SENATE'S NEW CLEAN WATER LEGISLATION S. 914
March 17, 2021 - CHAIRMAN DeFAZIO'S "AMBITIOUS NUMBER" STRIKES GOLD
March 10, 2021 - AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN ACT ADDRESSES INFRASTRUCTURE
March 3, 2021 - AMERICA'S INFRASTRUCTURE: LET'S FIX IT IN 2021
March 1, 2021 - NEBRASKA CONTRACTOR WINS TOP JOBS AWARD FOR NORFOLK, NEB. PROJECT
February 6, 2021 - LAUREN ATWELL ELECTED NUCA CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
January 22, 2021 - WEEK 1: 10,000+ JOBS LOST, BILLIONS IN WAGES CANCELLED ON KEYSTONE XL PIPELINE PROJECT
January 20, 2021 - BIDEN SWORN-IN AS 46TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES 

2020 Releases

December 22, 2020 - NUCA DELIVERS FOR AMERICA'S UTILITY CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
December 10, 2020 - CONGRESS FILLS THE WRDA WATER GLASS ONLY HALFWAY IN 2020
November 5, 2020 - AMERICA'S INFRASTRUCTURE DOESN'T WAIT FOR ELECTION RESULTS
October 22, 2020 - CARL VASQUEZ JOINS NUCA TO LEAD NATIONAL SAFETY PROGRAM
October 21, 2020 - AMERICA CANNOT TAKE CLEAN WATER AVAILABILITY FOR GRANTED
October 15, 2020 - NUCA PRAISES NEW FEDERAL "WATER SUBCABINET"
September 30, 2020 - NUCA ANNOUNCES 2020 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM WINNERS
September 21, 2020 - NUCA'S 2020 WASHINGTON SUMMIT: A VIRTUAL DAY ON CAPITOL HILL
September 3, 2020 - OP-ED: INFRASTRUCTURE BUILDS OUR COMMUNITIES, By Lauren Atwell
September 1, 2020 - NUCA ROLLS OUT NEW ONSITE INCIDENT REPORTING APP TOOL: NUCA WINS
July 15, 2020 - NUCA's STATEMENT ON PRESIDENT TRUMP'S INFRASTRUCTURE ANNOUNCEMENT IN ATLANTA, GA
July 2, 2020 - NUCA'S STATMENT ON HOUSE PASSAGE OF THE MOVING FORWARD ACT, H.R. 2
June 15, 2020 - NUCA DECLARES JUNE 15-19 TRENCH SAFETY STAND DOWN WEEK
May 20, 2020 - JUNE 2020 IS "TRENCH SAFETY MONTH"
May 11, 2020 - BIG IDEAS REQUIRE BOLD LEADERSHIP: NUCA SUPPORTS INFRASTRUCTURE AS THE KEY TO ECONOMIC RECOVERY
April 27, 2020 - STATE OF THE UTILITY CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY: ESSENTIAL TO KEEP AMERICA WORKING
April 22, 2020 - NUCA'S STATEMENT ON PROPOSED WATER INFRASTRUCTURE LEGISLATION INTRODUCED TODAY IN THE U.S. SENATE
March 6, 2020 - NEW VOLUNTEER LEADERSHIP TEAM TAKES OVER AT NATIONAL UTILITY CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION
March 1, 2020 - EVOLUTION OF LEADERSHIP: CENTERLINE UTILITIES PRESIDENT FRED CHESNEY, SR. SWORN IN AS NEW NUCA CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
February 28, 2020 - NUCA STATEMENT ON NLRB JOINT-EMPLOYER STANDARD FINAL RULE
February 24, 2020 - NUCA DITCHDIGGER OF THE YEAR AWARDED TO MARK FUGLEVAND
February 24, 2020 - NUCA ASSOCIATE MEMBER OF THE YEAR AWARDED TO CHAD PENDLEY
February 24, 2020 - SAFETY AWARD - SLACK AND CO
February 24, 2020 - SAFETY AWARD - IOWA TRENCHLESS
February 24, 2020 - SAFETY AWARD - MAC CONSTRUCTION & EXCAVATING
February 24, 2020 - SAFETY AWARD - HORIZONTAL BORING & TUNNELLING
February 24, 2020 - SAFETY AWARD - J.F. WILKERSON CONTRACTING
February 24, 2020 - SAFETY AWARD - BARNARD CONSTRUCTION
February 24, 2020 - THE EVOLUTION OF LEADERSHIP: TUCSON 2020
February 10, 2020 - LET'S GET IT DONE: AMERICA'S UTILITY CONTRACTORS FORTIFIED BY PRESIDENTIAL INFRASTRUCTURE SUPPORT, BUT NOW IT'S CONGRESS'S TURN TO ACT
January 16, 2020 - AMERICA'S LEADING UTILITY CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION APPOINTS DOUG CARLSON AS NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

2019 Releases

November 12, 2019 - BUILD THE WAY TO YOUR FUTURE: UTILITY CONTRACTORS ORGANIZE FIRST-EVER INDUSTRY CAREER FAIR
September 4, 2019 - NUCA ANNOUNCES LODGING DISCOUNTS/PARTNERSHIP WITH G6 HOSPITALITY
August 14, 2019 - NUCA STATEMENT ON PROPOSED FMCSA HOURS-OF-SERVICE REGULATORY CHANGES
August 2, 2019 - NUCA ANNOUNCES REPRESENTATION AND ADVOCACY PARTNERSHIP WITH WYMAN ASSOCIATES
July 3, 2019 - NUCA ANNOUNCES INTERIM CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER