18th Annual Estimating Competition
We would like to give our sincere thanks to the many people who helped make the 18th Annual Estimating Competition such a success. Your contributions result in a rewarding and educational experience for the young adults who participate. We could not do this without you!
Winning Teams – Congratulations!
University of Dayton - 1st Place
University of Cincinnati - 2nd Place
Ohio Northern - 3rd Place
Judges / Moderator / Coordinator
Joe Prus – Prus Construction Co.
George Palko – The Great Lakes Construction Co.
Ted Wellman – Beaver Excavating Co.
Rob Dierig – John R. Jurgensen Co.
Bart Moody – Kokosing Construction Co.
Mike Ciammaichella – The Ruhlin Co.
Jarrett Gary – George J. Igel & Co., Inc.
OCA Member Advisors working with the teams
John R. Jurgensen Co. – Kate Holden and Rob Lichter (University of Cincinnati)
Black Swamp Steel, Inc. - Steve Sieracke and Brad Carpenter (University of Toledo)
Gerken Paving, Inc. – Jason Baden (University of Toledo)
Miller Bros. Constr., Inc. – Sharon Szymanski, Ryne Gibson (University of Toledo)
The Shelly Co. – Jon Niebel, Jason Kreischer, Brent Good, Bryan Karhoff, Tim Rowan and Tim Oberst, (Ohio Northern University)
The Great Lakes Construction Co. – Matthew Blesi (Cleveland State University)
Kokosing Construction Co. – Troy Nissen, Brant Mercer (The Ohio State University)
Mosser Construction – Doug Shealy (Bowling Green State University)
Vernon Nagel, Inc. – Scott Nagel and Morgan Montgomery (Bowling Green State University)
Kokosing Construction Co. - Chuck Gillombardo (University of Akron)
Shelly & Sands, Inc. – Pete Kinzer, Nate Smith and Andrew Lesher (Ohio University)
Shelly & Sands, Inc. – Stephen McCloskey (Youngstown State University)
Paul Peterson Co. – Aaron Peterson (University of Dayton)
Eagle Bridge – Sean Wade (University of Dayton)
Beaver Excavating Co. – Brooks Stingel and Mike Culbertson (Kent State University)
Beaver Excavating Co.
The Great Lakes Construction Co.
The Ruhlin Co.
E.S. Wagner Co.
Special Thanks (for transporting all supplies to the Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center)
Aaron Peterson – Paul Peterson Co.