Who We Are

NUCA of South Florida was formed in 1974 and is a chapter of the National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA). Our chapter represents over 100 member companies. NUCA is the only national organization whose sole focus is the sewer, water, gas and underground utility construction industry. Utility contractors seeking unity to tackle industry-wide problems and improve industry conditions formed NUCA in 1964.

NUCA represents more than 1,500 members nationwide and is affiliated with 40 state and local chapters. NUCA maintains a wide range of benefits, educational opportunities and services designed specifically for the utility contractors.


Johnna Venuti-Piggee
NUCA of South Florida
Executive Director

We represent utility and excavation contractors!

NUCA of South Florida is a chapter of the National Utility Contractors Association. We serve the counties of Martin, Palm Beach, Broward, Dade and Monroe.

Our Philosophy

Our primary goals are to ensure the flow of clean water to the citizens of South Florida, increase awareness of our valued infrastructure, protect the environment of South Florida, and to enhance the interests of the utility construction industry at all levels of government.

Our History

National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) was founded in 1964 and is the driving force for improving conditions in the utility construction and excavation industry, for both open-cut and trenchless contractors. The South Florida chapter was formed in 1974.

Mission Statement

The mission of NUCA of South Florida is to represent, protect, strengthen and advance South Florida’s utility construction and related industries by improving the safety, operational proficiency and financial performance of member companies through advocacy, education, training and networking.

Vision Statement

Our key goals are to enhance the interests of the utility construction industry at all levels of government, to increase awareness of the importance of maintaining and improving our valued infrastructure, and to protect the environment by ensuring the safety and health of the South Florida community.

Board of Directors

Executive Board

Clark Cryer

Johnson Davis

Matt Donnell
Vice President

R & D Paving

Randy Stringer

Centerline, Inc.

Bryan Fulcher

Maschmeyer Concrete

Steve Eakins
Immediate Past President

D.S. Eakins Construction

Daniel Young
General Counsel

Young Foster PLLC

Contractor Directors

Paul Knight

Ryan Inc. Southern

Humberto Viana

JD Backhoe

Bernie Vito

MJC Land Development

Joe Whitten

H & J Contracting

Associate Directors

Brian Hunsicker

Rinker Materials

Frank Prieto


Lynn Roncska

Core & Main