Pacific Coast Chapter News

PDCA Pacific Coast Releases Application information for annual Scholarship Award 

June 21, 2019


The PDCA Pacific Coast Scholarship Award is an annual opportunity afforded to high school seniors or current college students who will be enrolling in full-time in an academic institution for the academic year beginning in the semester following the date of application. The student's academic field must be related to the pile driving industry (acceptable career paths include: safety, engineering, accounting, IT, etc.). The applicant must be a Pacific Coast resident and the eventual awardee will be presented the scholarship in the amount of $1000.00.

Scholarship applications are due by July 19, 2019 for the academic year beginning Fall Semester 2019. PDCA will award the scholarship in August 2019. For additional information about the the scholarship and a copy of the application, please click here.


Pacific Coast Chapter 2019 Scholarship Shoot

April 12, 2019


The PDCA Pacific Coast Chapter raised money for the Scholarship Fund during the 9th Annual Scholarship Shoot which took place April 12,2019 at Birds Landing Hunting Reserve in Birds Landing, CA. Following a General Membership Meeting, more than 114 participants displayed their shotgun shooting accuracy during the half-day event which included a raffle and a BBQ lunch.

Several sponsors helped make the event possible, including; Pile Drivers Local 34, Pileco, the Northern California Carpenters, PJ's Rebar, Stroer & Graff, Taylor Heavy Hauling, Kiewit, Wall and Ceiling Alliance and Bigge Crane and Rigging Co. Some of the lucky participants took home raffle prizes which included a Browning BPS Hunter 20 gauge pump shotgun, a CZ 75B 9mm, a Beretta A300 12 gauge shotgun and a CZ 455 Lux 22lr. PDCA Pacific Coast thanks all who participated in this successful event. The PDCA will award a scholarship winner in August 2019.