News & Awards

May 2015: Regal was presented with Louisiana Workers' Compensation Corporation's “Safest 70” award for 2014. The award honors organizations that exhibit exceptional performance and commitment to workplace safety.

March 2015: For the second straight year RIG received 1 st Place Contractors Safety Excellence Award from the Greater Baton Rouge Industrial Alliance. Over 600 guests attended the 19th annual banquet at L'auberge Casino Hotel in Baton Rouge. The awards program recognizes companies performing work in industrial facilities that have demonstrated an exceptional level of safety. RIG has worked over 1,350 days and 300,000+ man-hours without a recordable or lost time accident.

February 2014: At an award ceremony held in Maui, Regal Construction received Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) National Eagle Award for their work on Nucor Steel LA Support Buildings. The Excellence in Construction Awards Program is the industry's leading competition and the Eagle Award is the highest project honor. “I am very proud to recognize Regal Construction for winning one of our Excellence in Construction Awards,” said ABC National Chairman Dan Brodbeck. “Their project was a great example of innovation, quality and commitment to safety.”

November 2013: Regal is honored by Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) with Excellence in Construction awards for the Ingram Barge Operation Center and Nucor Steel Support Buildings projects. Regal also received the platinum STEP safety designation in recognition of their outstanding safety program and record.

April 2013: The Regal companies were presented with Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation’s “Safest 70” award for 2012. Regal was selected as a top 10 company from LWCC’s 21,000+ membership. This award acknowledges excellence, outstanding performance and commitment to workplace safety.


March 2013: Marc Bourgeois addressed Nucor Building Systems National Builder Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Over 475 builders and 35 vendors participated in the three day event held at the Rosen Plaza hotel. Marc's speech focused on the importance of providing clients with a true “service” rather than a “commodity”. Click here to watch Marc's speech.

March 2013: The Greater Baton Rouge Industrial Alliance (GBRIA) awarded RIG with its second Excellence in Safety award in as many years. RIG was nominated by Marathon Petroleum for their continued commitment to safety. More than forty RIG personnel performed 84,000+ man hours in 2012 without an incident or lost time accident. Accepting the award for RIG were Site Manager Troy Becnel, Safety Manager Shawn Cook and owners Michael St. Martin and Marc Bourgeois.

November 2012: Regal receives ABC's Gold Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) award for their continuous commitment to improving their safety program. STEP incorporates both OSHA required safety data with self-assessment requirements to give a full, wide ranging report on the entire nature of a company's Safety Program.

June 2012: Regal's private sector work and Design+Build efforts gain national recognition in US Builders Review. View Article.

May 2012:Regal Construction broke ground on the Administration Building for Nucor Steel in Convent, LA. The 14,000 SF Design+Build project will utilize a wide range of Nucor steel products including rebar, metal studs, pre-engineered building, doors & frames, ductwork and electrical components. Regal is scheduled to break ground on several additional projects at the Convent site by years end.

March 2012: Greater Baton Rouge Industrial Alliance Contractor Safety Excellence Award for Regal Industrial Group.

November 2011: Regal received an Excellence in Construction award from Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) for their performance on the Entergy OSGSF project at the Waterford 3 Nuclear Power Facility. Click here to view more.

November 2011: Regal received ABC's Silver STEP award for their comprehensive safety program.

December 2010: Metal Construction News, a national publication, awarded Regal an Honorable Mention for the Odyssey Aviation FBO project at the New Orleans Lakefront Airport. View Article.

November 2010: Regal received an Excellence in Construction award from ABC for their performance on the Odyssey Aviation FBO. Click here to view project video and pictures.