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ABC’s Accredited Quality Contractor

20 consecutive years

Less than 5% of all 20,000 members pass the criteria established for this recognition.  The Accredited Quality Contractor program was launched in 1993 to provide an accreditation program, which publicly recognizes and honors those construction firms, which have documented their commitment in four key areas of corporate responsibility: Safety, Employee Benefits, Training, and Community Relations.


ABC’s Excellence In Construction

20 consecutive years, 5 years listed…

The Excellence in Construction Awards competition is a nationwide program to publicly recognize quality and innovations in merit shop construction and to honor all members of the team:  contractor; owner; and architect / engineer.

Electrical Industrial Over $1 Million
Heavy Infrastucture: All Contract Amounts
Electrical Industrial Over $1 Million
Federal Government: Heavy Industiral Over $5 Million
Electrical Commercial Over $500,00
Electrical Commercial Over $500,00
Electrical Commercial Over $500,000

ABC’s National Safety Excellence Merit Award 2004

The ABC National Safety Award recognizes companies whose safety performance and programs are exemplary.  Awards are based on data submitted via STEP PLATINUM applications and interviews with companies' safety directors and owners.  Award categories are based on total work-hours in a calendar year and standard industrial codes.  Seven man-hour categories by the three standard industrial codes (SIC) of 15, 16 and 17 for 21 awards.


ABC’s STEP Platinum Award

15 consecutive years

Established in 1989 by the ABC National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee, the Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) program was developed and written by contractors, for contractors.  The Platinum is reserved for members who receive a “Gold” rating for two consecutive years. We are only one of a few ABC contractors in Arkansas to receive this award.  ABC and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA, signed a partnership that recognizes the ABC Platinum Safety Program as a benchmark standard for safety.  ABC Platinum level safety members will be recognized as the best of the best in safety by OSHA.


Top 600 Specialty Contractors

8 consecutive years

Engineering News Record's Top 600 Specialty Contractors is a comprehensive list ranked by revenue of all specialty contractors in the United States.  For 3 consecutive years, Koontz Electric has been included in this exclusive list.

  2014 Koontz Electric Company, Inc. Rank #379
2013 Koontz Electric Company, Inc. Rank #360
2011 Koontz Electric Company, Inc. Rank #472
2010 Koontz Electric Company, Inc. Rank #488
2009 Koontz Electric Company, Inc. Rank #508


South Central Construction Best Of Awards

The Best of Awards celebrate and honor the building teams that created the best projects in the South Central Region of the US (Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee).  These extraordinary projects are selected by juries of local prominent industry professionals.  Categories awarded cover a variety of building and highway/heavy categories - from Best Commercial Project to Best Highway Project and many more.

  2008 Entergy Data Center
2007 Katrina Emergency Pumping Station & Waste Water Treatment Plant
2006 Central Arkansas Water / Lake Maumelle Pump Station
2005 Little Rock Air Force Base C130J Transport Maintenance Training Facility

US Army Corps of Engineers District Engineer’s Certificate


2001 Table Rock Powerhouse Annunciator Replacement
"For Outstanding performance under Contract DACW03-88-C-0067 for Switchyard Rehabilitation Norfork and Bull Shoals Powerhouses.  Koontz Electric Company’s exceptional management abilities, quality control organization, and workmanship resulted in the highest quality product completed safely and ahead of schedule. Their organization and personnel are to be commended."



1990 Switchyard Rehabilitation / Norfork & Bull Shoals Powerhouses
"For Outstanding performance on Contract DACW03-01-C-0002, Table Rock Powerhouse, Table Rock Dam.  Your significant efforts are recognized as materially contributing to the enhancement of Table Rock Lake, setting an example of achievement for others to follow and reflect great credit upon your firm.  Of special note was your excellent safety record.  Thanks for a job well done!!"