Outstanding Excavator & Utility Locator In Nebraska Were Awarded To The Following Individuals:
Golden Shovel - Excavator of the year
2017 - Bill Froemel, TSI Mechanical - Omaha, NE
2016 - Chuck Lonowski, D&A Trenching - Alda, NE
2015 - Dave Geiger, Geiger Construction - Sidney, NE
Golden Spray Can - Locator of the Year
2017 - Steve Kovar, Enbridge - Beatrice, NE
2016 - Albert Frewing - NuStar Energy, Norfolk NE
2015 - Sue Zarek, Hastings Utilities - Hastings, NE
The Outstanding Excavator & Locator Awards recognize the best partners in damage prevention in the State of Nebraska. Now is your chance to give these professionals the recognition they deserve. One Excavator and One Locating Technician will receive a plaque, embroidered jacket and $150 gift card presented annually at the Excavation Safety Summit. The 2018 event will be held Feb 21st, 2018. CGN members will select winners by Feb 10th, 2018.
Please nominate only one person for each award. It is important that the integrity of the awards process be protected by only submitting entries for truly exceptional locating and excavating technicians as summarized in the criteria on the nomination form.