MYR Group Industry Rankings
& Recognition

We are proud that MYR Group and our subsidiaries are continually recognized for excellence in the industry in the areas of safety performance, safety leadership and our abilities in successful project execution. We’ve set a benchmark for excellence that has been recognized and awarded by the following organizations:


Engineering News-Record –Top 600 Specialty Contractors 2016
MYR Group is ranked #12 on Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) 2016 Top 600 Specialty Contractors List and #4 on the Top 50 Firms in Electrical.

MYR Group has ranked among the top 20 specialty contractors and top 5 electrical contractors for more than 21 consecutive years.


Board of Certified Safety Professionals Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) Award of Excellence
In 2012, MYR Group’s regional safety director received this award for outstanding leadership, knowledgeable expertise and commitment to the advancement in the SH&E industry.


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EC&M Top 50 Electrical Contractor List

MYR Group is ranked #4 on the 2016 EC&M Top 50 Electrical Contractor List.


Engineering News-Record Mountain States Top Specialty Contractors 2015
MYR Group subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company was selected as Engineering News-Record Mountain States Top Specialty Contractor for 2015.


Denver Business Journal 2016 Book of Lists – Specialty Contractors
MYR Group subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company has consecutively ranked #1 on Denver Business Journal’s Specialty Contractor List since 1999.


Annual Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Colorado Industry Gala and ACE Awards 
MYR Group subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company was awarded first place in two categories at the 2015 Annual Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Colorado Industry Gala and ACE Awards. The successful completion of Saint Anthony Hospital North Heath Campus earned Sturgeon Electric an ACE Award for the Meeting the Challenge of a Difficult Project – Specialty Contractor category and the accomplishment of the South Terminal Redevelopment (STRP) – Denver International Airport won the Best Building Project – Specialty Contractor (Over $10 Million) category.

Sturgeon Electric was awarded a Silver ACE Award at the 2014 AGC gala for Meeting the Challenge of a Difficult Job – Specialty Contractor category based on the successful completion of the Climax Mine Discharge Water Treatment Plant in Lake County, CO, during serve weather conditions.

AGC Construction Safety Excellence Award (CSEA) In 2011, Sturgeon Electric was awarded the National Construction Safety Excellence Award (CSEA) in the Specialty Division by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC); and was recognized for innovation in management leadership, employee involvement, worksite analysis, orientation, training and educational programs and overall safety statistics.



OSHA Voluntary Protection Program (VPP)
In 2008, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recognized two MYR Group subsidiaries for achieving STAR status in their Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) for the Mobile Workforce Demonstration for Construction, the highest VPP recognition level awarded by OSHA for workplace safety and health.  Since 2008, MYR Group has maintained VPP STAR status program through the ability to continually elevate our safety program beyond industry rules and standards.

OSHA Voluntary Protection Program Special Government Employee Regional Special Government Employee (SGE) of the Year and Co-National SGE of the Year

In 2010, the safety manager for MYR Group’s subsidiary, Sturgeon Electric Company, Inc. received these awards for epitomizing and exhibiting exceptional support, time, effort and action in VPP and volunteer activities that benefit the VPP and its stakeholders, and demonstrating outstanding commitment to the partnership ideals of the VPP.

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Denver Post Top Workplaces 2016
MYR Group subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company was named a Denver Post Top Workplace for the fourth consecutive year in 2016.


NECA Safety Excellence Award Presented to Sturgeon Electric Company
Sturgeon Electric has received the Safety Excellence Award from the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) for exemplary safety performance in 2015, 2013 and 2012.

NECA’s Safety Excellence Award is an elite safety recognition program focused on recognizing thriving companies that excel in multiple areas of their safety and health programs. Award recipients are selected based upon consistent OSHA recordable injury and fatality rates at levels lower than the industry standard, and implement internal company safety practices above and beyond basic compliance.