The Ohio Valley Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) named Messer laborer Arlin "Brad" Spivey its Craft Professional of the Year. The award recognizes an individual who exhibits pride in craftsmanship, raises the standard for quality through mastery of skills, and exhibits leadership and mentorship. 

Brad is a lead laborer and has been with Messer for six years, working on projects at Dayton International Airport, Alkermes, Miami University and our own Dayton office.

According to Brad's colleagues, he is dependable, adaptable, professional and courteous; pushes others to do better; has great attention to detail; and tries his best every day to make the Messer difference.

Brad received his award, prize and plaque ahead of ABC's virtual Excellence in Construction gala on Thursday, May 28. 

At the event, ABC also announced Messer won an Eagle Award of Excellence for our work on the Dayton International Airport. Congratulations to the project team on this well-deserved honor!