AZUCA’s Mission: “To actively participate and serve our members, working together to support and improve the Arizona utility contracting community.” My role, as President of AZUCA, is to not only meet that mission but do my best to exceed it.
Albert Einstein said, “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result” –even more insane when everything on our economic landscape has shifted. Our industry is changing around us everywhere we look. … Read more…
Our mission is to actively participate and serve our members, working together to support and improve the Arizona utility contracting community.
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We strive to communicate between all membership types to better the utility construction industry.
We uphold high construction standards, and comply with regulations and industry best practices.
We conduct ethical business practices with honesty and integrity.
We participate with industry committees to represent the best interests of the utility construction community.
Loyalty/Support of Members
We support our members through participation.
Individuals seeking employment in the underground utility industry are invited to post their resume in our members resume board. Resumes will be posted in our e-newsletter “The Scoop” for a period of two months or removed upon request.
Investment Consulting, Advanced Planning and Relationship Management. We manage not only the ongoing planning and progress assessment with clients but also collavorate with a network of professionals and specialists to deliver tailored solutions and ideas to clients.
Our story begins with family. Owner Michael Lalonde is a third generation entrepreneur who grew up in the construction industry working summers for his family’s construction business. After graduating from the University of San Diego he joined one of his family’s businesses, A.S.A.P. Heavy Equipment Rentals and acquired the business in 2006. The great success of ASAP has streamlined into different ventures including Westrax Machinery, Beacon Lowbed Service and MBT attachments.
United Safety Technologies is a full-scale human factors consulting service. From human error reduction to safety systems, we will provide you with the knowledge, tools, and the resources that you need to achieve a safer work environment for you and your employees. Perhaps you are interested in reducing motor vehicle accidents? Reducing workplace errors? Give us a call to start reducing the errors in your organization.
2018 Scholarship Recipient:
“I am sincerely honored to have been selected as the recipient of the AZUCA scholarship. Thank you for your generosity, which has allowed me to purchase some of my books and lessen the financial burden during my first year. I am very thankful for receiving your thoughtful gift because of your scholarship, I will be able to pursue my dreams.”
2017 Annual Member Awards:
Each year AZUCA recognizes one Contractor and one Associate member for their outstanding contribution to our organization and industry. Associate members vote for the Contractor member or Ditch Digger of the Year. Contractor members vote for the Associate member of the Year. Awards are given at our annual Officer Installation Meeting by the incoming President as pictured here. Congratulations to the 2017 recipients, both two time consecutive winners of this prestigious award.