The IGGA has recognized individuals and companies/organizations for lasting contributions made to the grooving, grinding and concrete pavement preservation/restoration industry. The following awards have been presented to deserving parties:

Concrete Pavement Restoration (CPR) Promoter of the Year Award

Recognition of an individual or company for exemplary efforts towards promoting diamond grooving, grinding and CPR.

Operator of the Year (Iron Man) Award

Recognition of the men and women who work in the field for their leadership with special emphasis on his/her dedication to quality and getting the job done right.

The Government/Public Official of the Year Award

Recognition of leadership in transportation activities with special emphasis on grooving, grinding and CPR.

Lester F. Kuzmick Award

Recognition of individuals, companies and organizations for excellence in the grooving, grinding and CPR industry.

Honorary Life Membership Award

Election to Honorary Life Membership in the International Grooving & Grinding Association is reserved for those who, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, have rendered outstanding service to the grooving, grinding or CPR industry and to the Association.