Safety and Training

We are Committed to Zero

Our goal is zero incidents and we are committed personally and professionally to achieve this goal, year after year. Our safety record is second to none and it is the result of a sound safety program, continuous training, education, hard work, and discipline. Our goal is that every worker goes home safely every night. Although this may sound simple – it is not! It takes a genuine commitment to employee education, strict adherence to safety policies exceeding regulatory requirements, and a culture
that reinforces safety is job one! Underground Construction Company, Inc. is proud
of our safety program and the results achieved

Core Value

Underground Construction Company, Inc. is a subsidiary of Quanta Services, and is committed to the health and safety of its employees, customers, subcontractors and the communities in which we work. It is our mission to provide and maintain a safe work environment for our family of employees. Our core philosophy is that safety takes precedence over all business pursuits and work practices. Being a part of Team Quanta enhances our ability to provide our clients with an unmatched portfolio of industry related services in engineering, procurement and construction of oil, gas and power infrastructure.


PG&E 2014 Safety Supplier of the Year Award

The Safety Supplier of the Year award recognized Underground Construction Company, Inc. safety performance for both electric and gas operations. The award illustrates Underground Construction Company, Inc. and PG&E’s commitment to safety excellence.

Left to right, Chris Ronco, President, Janet Loduca, Vice President, Safety, Health and Environment (PG&E), Brian Donecker, Director of Safety and Training, Giff Ludwigsen, Vice President of Gas Operations, Loren Hudson, Strategic Account Operations Director, George Bradshaw, Executive Vice President, and Traci King, Portfolio Manager Sourcing (PG&E).

Other Safety Awards

  • AGC Safety Award of Excellence
  • 500,000 to 1,000,000 Worker Hours – Specialty Division
  • Associated Builders and Contractors: Safety, Training & Education Program
  • Gold and Platinum Level – Multiple years
  • Safety Excellence Award Program
  • Associated Builders and Contractors: Finals of the Business Roundtable Construction Industry
  • Excellence in Construction (Aircraft Hydrant Fuel Distribution System – Miami, FL)
  • Excellence in Construction (Sunnyvale Materials Recovery and Transfer Station)
  • Safety Award of Excellence
  • Associated General Contractors

Other Safety Awards

  • Associated Builders and Contractors
  • Pacific Coast Electrical Association
  • Construction Safety Award
  • Shell Oil Company: Martinez Refining Complex
  • Most Improved Safety Performance by a Contractor
  • Best in Complex (Safety)
  • Shell Oil Company: Martinez Refining Complex
  • Weatherford Mitsubishi Dealership
  • Excellence in Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (LAX Bulk Storage Tank Farm Project)
  • Varco Pruden Hall of Fame
  • Western Council of Construction Consumers
  • Excellence in Innovative Construction Methods – Clean Fuel Project (Martinez Refining Complex)


Our commitment to safety is evident on each and every project. Each worker is provided with the necessary personal protective equipment to perform their assigned tasks in a safe and efficient manner. Significant resources are continually devoted to safety supplies and equipment to support our workforce and ensure company safety expectations are met.

Safety Training Courses

New Hire Orientation First Aid/CPR Competent Person Fall Protection Confined Space Hazwoper 40 hour Live Electrical Systems Workzone Flagger Lead Awareness Asbestos Awareness Respirator Forklift Operator Bobtail Truck Orientation Supervisor Drug Awareness Controlled Access Zone Defensive Driving Directional Drilling Heat Stress Natural Gas Storm water control Rigging OSHA 10 OSHA 30


Soil Compaction Surveying Fall Protection Concrete Mobile Crane and Rigging Laborer Certification (24 hrs) Soil Compaction


Dale Carnegie Human Relations AGC Project Supervisor AGC Advanced Management Training ABC Leadership Development Forum Junction and Splice Box Setting FMI Leadership Institute


AGC Project Engineer AGC Project Manager AGC Advanced Management Training ABC Leadership Development Forum Junction and Splice Box Setting Finance for Managers FMI Leadership Institute

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