NPCA recognizes the achievements and contributions of its members through its industry awards. Awards are presented for industry best practices, safety, member recruitment efforts and more.
Robert E. Yoakum Award
NPCA’s highest honor, the Robert E. Yoakum Award, is named in honor of the individual who in 1965 played a leading role in creating NPCA. The award is presented annually at the NPCA Annual Convention to an individual who has made significant long-term contributions to furthering the mission of NPCA and advancing the precast concrete industry.
Douglas G. Hoskin Award
The Douglas G. Hoskin Award is presented at the NPCA Annual Convention to the individual who sponsors the greatest number of new members during the previous 12-month period. The award is named in honor of one of NPCA’s founders and signifies a commitment to building the association’s membership and providing leadership in membership development.
Best Practices Awards
The NPCA Best Practices Award recognizes industry best practices and improvements that showcase the best way to do a job, treat the environment, save money and more.
The NPCA Safety Awards highlight the importance of safe working environment. Safety awards are presented in five levels. NPCA’s highest honor, the Platinum award, is presented to companies with zero OSHA reportable/recordable injuries and illnesses for the calendar year.