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Wightman Awards & Honors

At Wightman, we approach each project and every challenge with all that we have. Our ultimate reward is always the satisfaction of a job well done and knowing we have provided clients with practical solutions. We are always humbled and honored when our work is recognized for excellence by outside organizations. Here is a list of recent awards with which our team of expert professionals have been involved.



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2019 AWARDS & HONORS

Michigan Rural Water Association Corporate Partner of the Year Award

American Council of Engineering Companies of Michigan Survey Merit Award - Rose Park Veterans Memorial

2018 AWARDS & HONORS

Southwest Michigan Planning Commission Graham Woodhouse Intergovernmental Effort Award - Niles Trail Project 

West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum sustainability leader recognition - Ox Creek Watershed Initiative 

United Way of Southwest Michigan Rock the Boat Cardboard Boat Race – Second Fastest Boat 

Allegan Chamber of Commerce Recognition for Investment 

United Way of Southwest Michigan Rock the Boat Cardboard Boat Race – People’s Choice Award

2017 AWARDS & HONORS

269 Magazine Wonderful Workplaces (2017)

Michigan Municipal League & the Michigan Department of Transportation Better Streets, Better Michigan Award – Downtown Dowagiac Gateway Project

2016 AWARDS & HONORS

Southwest Michigan Planning Commission Graham Woodhouse Intergovernmental Effort Award – Berrien Springs-Oronoko Charter Township M-139 Corridor Improvement Plan 

Asphalt Pavement Association of Michigan/MDOT Award of Excellence – I-94 at 40th Street Interchange, Kalamazoo County (PDF)

4th Annual Slumberland/Rotary Great Bed Race Champions & Top Fundraiser

2015 AWARDS & HONORS

Cornerstone Chamber of Commerce/Cornerstone Alliance Platinum Stake Award, Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and Green Business Award 

Asphalt Pavement Association of Michigan/MDOT Award of Excellence – Red Arrow Highway, Berrien County (PDF)

3rd Annual Slumberland/Rotary Bed Great Race Champions & Top Fundraisers 

Allegan County Fair Parade – 1st place Commercial Car Division 

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Michigan Section Quality of Life Award (Regional & State Level) - Watervliet Water System Improvements Project

2014 AWARDS & HONORS

Asphalt Pavement Association of Michigan/MDOT Award of Merit – Indiana-Michigan River Valley Trail, Berrien County (PDF)

2nd Annual Slumberland/Rotary Bed Great Race Champions

2013 AWARDS & HONORS

Asphalt Pavement Association of Michigan/MDOT Award of Excellence – Forest Drive Improvement Project, Kalamazoo (PDF)

2012 AWARDS & HONORS

American Council of Engineering Companies of Michigan Surveying Eminent Conceptor Award – Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi GIS Inventory Project

American Council of Engineering Companies of Michigan Engineering Merit Award – Hickory Creek Interceptor Rehabilitation

2011 AWARDS & HONORS

Southwest Michigan Planning Commission Graham Woodhouse Intergovernmental Effort Award – Lakes Area Sewer Authority Wastewater Collection and Treatment System

Appreciation Award Presented by Pokagon Band 

American Public Works Association Branch Award - Public Works Project of the Year for the Hickory Creek Interceptor