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Commercial | WEEMINUCHE CONSTRUCTION AUTHORITY LLC
Some of Weeminuche's
biggest clients are oil and
WEEMINUCHE CONSTRUCTION AUTHORITY IS KNOWN FOR TACKING COLOSSAL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS.
rom oilfield construction and municipal improvements to building
highways and homes, Weeminuche
Construction Authority (WCA) LLC
has done it all.
The Towaoc, Colo.-based company
performs work for government agencies,
public utilities, public and private enterprises and individual organizations of
various sizes. Some of its biggest clients
have included oil and gas companies and
federal and state governments.
It specializes in work related to dams,
oilfields and water projects, as well as
residential and commercial projects. Other
specialties include storm drains, bridges,
sewage transmission lines, pump stations,
pipelines and irrigation lines. It can also
design and build trailer parks.
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The company operates mainly in Arizona,
Colorado, New Mexico and Utah. Owned
and operated by the Ute Mountain Ute
Tribe, the construction enterprise has a
great deal of experience working with tribal
authorities in the Four Corners area, where
it spearheads many construction and building projects.
In 2015, the U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development
Agency named Weeminuche the Minority
Construction Firm of the Year. The honor is
awarded to organizations, businesses and
individuals that demonstrate leadership
and commitment for advancing minorities
in the business community.
Roughly 75 percent of Weeminuche's
workforce is Native American, performing
construction services mainly in the western
Au ority LLC
* Headquarters: Towaoc, Colo.
* Specia y: Heavy construction projects
"WCA's tribal workforce has
acquired e kills necessary to
complete a wide variety of heavy
- Weeminuche Construction Au ority
states both on and off Native American
reservations. "WCA's tribal workforce has
acquired the skills necessary to complete a
wide variety of heavy construction projects,
including new and upgraded roadways,