March 1, 2018

MEMBERS: Make your reservations at the Nobu Hotel for Winter Meeting 2018! Click on Calendar Event March 1-4, 2018


January 16, 2018

AIAI is hosting a breakfast discussion on The Infrastructure Plan on Thursday, January 25th at the NY Hilton Midtown, Concourse A from 8am-11am. Moles members are welcome to join in. To register: cut and paste:


January 9, 2018

Table Numbers have been assigned. You can access by using the Registration # and the link provided in your confirmation email you received after ordering tickets. Pre-order wine/liquor for tables using the Hilton's online system. The link is under the Jan. 24th Calendar Tab.
New ticket orders: there is a link for online reservations under Jan. 24th Calendar tab (names will not make the seating list)
Tickets are selling fast for the Spouse Dinner at Remi Restaurant and Broadway Show, A Bronx Tale at the Longacre Theater! Eight Tickets left: Call the office at (201) 930-1923 to purchase yours today!

Happy 2018!


September 27, 2017

Engineering News Record awarded Gerard J. "Gerry" Carty, a 64-year construction industry executive, with its 2017 Legacy Award during ENR-NY's award ceremony.


May 1, 2017

Congratulations to our New Members!
Jamey Barbas
James J. Brady Jr.
Andrew J. Burns
Wallace G. Caban
Oswald M. Calderon
Jack A. Callahan
John G. Civetta
Robert Cooper
Frank L. Corradetti
Craig S. Covil
John Culkin
Romeo A. DiNardo
Sitotaw Y. Fantaye
Richard France
Lawrence Gillman
Donald Hickey
Terence P. Holman
Kevin Hughes
Walter E. Kaeck
Dennis Y. Lam
Joseph P. Lark
Ryan A. McCourt
Paul G. Monte
Lawrence E. Moore II
Michael D. Moore
Pamela S. Moran
Mark W. Pelletier
Steven P. Plate
Giuseppe Quarta
Leo F. Ryan
Vincent E. Sefershayan
Christothea Sklavounakis
Jim Stevens
Terry W. Towle
Joseph F. Vaccaro
Nancy Vliet Cucco
Timothy J. Watters
Thomas F. Whelahan

Calendar of Events


Our Annual Black-tie event honors two individuals in the Heavy Construction Industry. Come join us in celebrating the Member and Non-Member Awardees at the New York Hilton Midtown.  The 2018 Member Award Recipient will be Alfred H. Brand, retired Senior Partner at Mueser Rutledge Consulting Engineers.  Raymond G. Ames, of Ames Construction based in  Burnsville, Minnesota, will receive the 2018 Non-Member Award.  Read the front-page article of Holing Through for more information! November Holing Through .

2018 Principal Speaker:  We are happy to announce that Emmitt Smith, NFL record holder and CEO of ESmith Legacy Holdings, a commercial real estate development firm, will address our guests!

Click to register and pay online!



Cocktail hour: Americas Hall, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dinner followed by Awards Presentation, 7:00pm - 10:00pm

SPOUSE DINNER & SHOW: As of Jan. 8th, there are 8 tickets left! For those interested in attending this event, we will be going to dinner at The Remi Restaurant, located next door to the Hilton at 4:30p.m., followed by the Broadway show, A Bronx Tale at the Longacre Theatre (curtain call 7:00pm).  The cost of $300/person includes bus transporation to/from the theater.   Tickets may be purchased by check or calling the office to make a credit card payment: (201) 930-1923.  Tickets will be sold through the date of the event, Jan. 24th or until tickets are sold out. 

LIQUOR ORDERS:  Pre-order your wine/liquor for the evening to have it on your dinner table!  The Hilton has an online ordering service: NY Hilton Wine/Liquor Ordering - you will need to:

Have your table # handy - all table assignments have been uploaded to your ticket registration page, which can be accessed via the purchase confirmation email you received.  Copy the provide registration # and click on the link in that email. Paste your registration # to access your seating page.

Sign in/create an account on the Hilton site.

Scroll to The Moles Annual Dinner - Click on Catering

Any questions with the Hilton online ordering can be directed to Kristen Kruck at (212) 261-5717 or via email:

You can add items to your cart and save until you have a table # (required to complete the transaction).  Assigned Tables # will be available early January and entered in to your Moles ticket registration.  You may then view your registration, add any missing names/business affiliations and find your table # by using your  registration #.

MEMBERS, Mark your calendars!  The Moles will be staying at the Nobu Hotel within the Eden Roc (address: 4525 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140) on March 1-4, 2018.

Book your hotel stay now, using below link or call the hotel's reservation desk at (855) 433-3676, mention The Moles - One night's deposit required

Click for Online Hotel Reservations  (room descriptions listed)

Below rates include a daily $21 resort fee which includes Wi-Fi in guestrooms and public areas; 24-hour fitness center; 2 beach loungers daily; in-room bottled water, Nobu pool access and Press-reader - a digital newspaper/magazine service.  Add 14% tax:

Room Category:                  Rate:

Nobu Ocean View King           $480.00/night

Nobu Junior Suite                  $510.00/night

Nobu Zen Suite                      $630.00/night  (limited availability)

Room Descriptions available in weblink

Important Info: 

Rates available 3 days prior and post March 1 - 4, 2018

Rate cut-off date is February 1, 2018

Cancellation policy: cancellation 72 hours prior to arrival will avoid cancellation charge.  Cancellations within 72 hour window wil incur one night's room and tax.

Early departure:  charged one night's room and tax unless guest advises hotel upon or prior to check-in.

Check-in: 4:00pm; Check-out:  11:00am


5:00pm Lecture

6:00pm Cocktails  - Catch up with your fellow Moles!

7:00pm Dinner and Meeting to follow.  Induction of New Members, recognition of 40 year, Life Members and other Moles business!

All events will be held in the Americas Hall, 3rd floor, New York Hilton Midtown


Registration: 11:30am

More information will be posted as the event draws nearer - Expect the usual fun - Beer tent, lunch, softball and lawn games, Wheel of Fortune drawing and a fantastic dinner along with a few surprises! 

For golf enthusiasts, there will be a shotgun start outing at Pelham Golf Course

Committee Meetings


Committee members have been provided with the call-in number.

University Club, One West 54th Street, NY NY 10019

Scholarship Review Committee Mtg: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location:  Immediately following Award Cte. Luncheon at the University Club

Membership Committee Mtg: 2:00pm - 4:00pm 

Location: Immediately following the Award Cte. Luncheon at the University Club

[TENTATIVE]Scholarship Committee meeting: 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Committee on Elections: 3:30pm - 3:45pm

Executive Committee Meeting:  4:00pm - 5:30pm

All meetings at the New York Hilton Midtown, Board Room,4th floor

Concourse C, New York Hilton Midtown

Finance Committee Meeting: 4:00 - 5:00pm

Concourse C, New York Hilton Midtown


Executive Committee: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Award Committee: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

All meetings in the Herb 'n Kitchen, 1st floor NY Hilton Midtown


Executive Committtee:  4:00pm - 5:00pm

Awards Committee: 5:00 - 8:00pm

All meetings in the Herb 'n Kitchen, 1st floor NY Hilton Midtown


Executive Committee: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Awards Committee:  5:00pm - 6:00pm

All meetings held in the Herb 'n Kitchen, 1st floor NY Hilton Midtown