The Northwest Utility Contractors Association is a nonprofit trade association that represents Oregon and Southwest Washington.

The primary purpose of this association is to represent the best interests of contractors engaged in the construction of utility lines, excavation, site work, and trenchless technology, and associate members that support the industry.

Our mission is to preserve the identity and common interests of the utility contracting industry; promote better relations between utility contractors and governmental agencies, general contractors, labor, engineers and the public at large; foster, encourage and maintain safety standards; represent the common interests of utility contractors at national, state and local levels; and to engage in research to aid the utility contracting industry.

Executive Director
Melinda Dailey

Mat Warrington

Vice President
Ryan McDonald

Secretary / Treasurer
June Kalkhoven

Immediate Past President
Alan Aplin


From Our Blog

NWUCA’s Insurance Dividend Program Pays Out Big!

I am pleased to announce that the calculation for the 2017 NWUCA Insurance Dividend Program is now done and  $768,173 will be returned to NWUCA and Bitco customers through our exclusive Dividend Program!  – $351,509 for the second calculation of 2016 and $416,664 for the first calculation of 2017!We have now returned over $4,200,000 in total dividends to our members!Sincere thanks to Bitco Insurance and all the brokers for their hard work in making this…

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Response to the Industry’s Shortage

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Dear Members- The scholarship committee met on September 7th to review the scholarshipapplications that we received and pick the award winners.  Many thanks toJoel Dietzman (Anchor Insurance), Jill Jones (Bitco Insurance), Carlie Moore(Iron Horse LLC) and Janelle Markovich (Propel Insurance) for volunteeringtheir time to select the winners. Our 1st place high school winner is Katherine Boon.  Katherine is thedaughter of Jerome & Nancy Boon and applied through NWUCA member Peterson Machinery.  Katherine is a graduate…

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