Buda Project Awarded a Gold

ESI Group Receives ABC’s Gold Award

for Texas LEED® Project

HARTLAND, Wis. (October 23, 2012)ESI Group, a full-service engineering and construction firm, is awarded the Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin’s (ABC) Gold Award in the General Construction – Industrial (Over $3 Million) category.  The 20th annual awards ceremony will be held next February in Wisconsin.

The program selects 32 projects deserving of either a gold or silver award.   Projects must meet predefined standards in terms of Safety, Scope, Project Value, References, and ABC member project involvement to be considered a qualified entry.  If project scores do not meet the standards for either silver or gold then a winner is not selected for that category.

ESI submitted project information for a 291,000 square foot new distribution facility, that’s achieved LEED® Silver status in Buda, Texas.  The $45 million dollar project was completed in August of 2011.  Further project details can be found on their website.

President Brad Barke of ESI states, “The Buda project had many challenges for all involved, but together we were able to complete the project on time and within our customers budget.”  We are proud to have this accomplishment recognized and hope for continued success in the future.

About ESI Group USA (ESI)

ESI is a full service Engineering and Construction firm specializing in quality design-build services for the food industry.  ESI provides services for new construction, expansion, and renovation projects nationwide with offices in the Midwest, and on the East and West coasts.  We specialize in the design, engineering, and construction of warehouses, distribution centers, and foodservice facilities, particularly in controlled temperature structures.  Our experience and knowledge enables our firm to provide you a Guaranteed Maximum Price with minimal design.  Our Single Source Responsibility Approach will respond to your company’s need for cost-effective, functional facilities, consistent with your time requirements.

For Media Relations:

Michele Loppnow

(262) 369-3535






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