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Awards & Recognition

Our firm’s culture is service-oriented – responsive, collaborative, and collegial. Our service culture places equal emphasis on good management practice and good design, and in that regard, we have won over 60 design awards.

 

 

AWARDS 2021

2021

Excellence Award in the Commercial Building Category
Associated Builders and Contractors, Eastern PA Chapter  
Myonex HQ |  Myonex
Horsham, Pennsylvania

Best Residential, Mixed-Use or Office-Space
General Building Contractors Association
P. Agnes, Inc. | Law Enforcement Health Benefits Health & Wellness Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Grand Jurry Award
The Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia 
Blossom Hill |  Wawa Inc.
Wawa, Pennsylvania

 

AWARDS 2010-2020

2020

Excellence in Craftmanship
GBCA, Philadelphia Chapter
School of Music  |  University of the Arts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2019

Corporate Under 20K
IIDA Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware Chapter
Johnson & Johnson Our Story at the Powerhouse  |  Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, New Jersey

2018

Buildy Award
Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums (MAAM)
Nicholas & Athena Karabots Pavilion  |  The Franklin Institute
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2017

Honor Award, Architectural Excellence Awards
AIA Pennsylvania
Johnson & Johnson Our Story at the Powerhouse  |  Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, New Jersey

Best Adaptive Re-use Project, Construction Excellence Awards
General Building Contractors Association (GBCA)
Johnson & Johnson Our Story at the Powerhouse  |  Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, New Jersey

Best Educational Institution Project, Construction Excellence Awards
General Building Contractors Association (GBCA)
Whittier Hall  |  Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Excellence in Construction Award
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter
North American Headquarters  |  Arbutus Biopharma
Warminster, Pennsylvania

2016

Citation of Merit, Architectural Excellence Awards
AIA Pennsylvania
Dana-Hallowell Residence Addition  |  Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Best of Education, IIDA Design Awards
International Interior Design Association (IIDA), PA/NJ/DE Chapter
Dana-Hallowell Residence Addition  |  Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Honor Award (Building/Technology Systems), Diamond Awards for Engineering Excellence
American Council of Engineering Companies of Pennsylvania (ACEC/PA)
Nicholas & Athena Karabots Pavilion  |  The Franklin Institute
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2015

Merit Winner (Industrial) & Green Build Award, Merit Construction Awards of Excellence Program
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter
Global Headquarters Renovation  |  Mars Drinks
West Chester, Pennsylvania

Merit Winner (Education Over $5 Million), Merit Construction Awards of Excellence Program
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter
Dana-Hallowell Residence Addition  |  Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Excellence in Exhibition Award*
American Alliance of Museums (AAM)
Nicholas & Athena Karabots Pavilion  |  The Franklin Institute
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
*in conjunction with The Franklin Institute’s Exhibit Design Team

Section Award*
Illuminating Engineering Society (IES), Philadelphia Section 
Nicholas & Athena Karabots Pavilion  |  The Franklin Institute
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
*in conjunction with The Lighting Practice

Grand Jury Award
Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia
Merrick Hall  |  Northern Children’s Services
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Grand Jury Award
Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia
The ARCH (Arts, Research and Culture House)  |  The University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Project of the Year
ACE (Architecture • Construction • Engineering) Mentor Program, Pennsylvania Chapter
Nicholas & Athena Karabots Pavilion  |  The Franklin Institute
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2014

Honor Award
AIA Philadelphia
Nicholas & Athena Karabots Pavilion  |  The Franklin Institute
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Excellence Award for Best Historic Rehabilitation
General Building Contractors Association
Merrick Hall  |  Northern Children’s Services
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sustainable Construction Award
Construction Management Association of America, Mid-Atlantic Chapter
Regional Tactical Training Facility  |  City of Philadelphia Police Department
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2011

Facility of the Year (Facility Integration Category)
ISPE, INTERPHEX and Pharmaceutical Processing Magazine
Global Clinical Supplies Manufacturing, Packaging and Warehouse Expansion  |  Merck & Co.
Summit, New Jersey

2010

Citation of Merit
AIA Delaware
Service Provider Center  |  AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
Newark, Delaware

ThEA Award for Outstanding Achievement
Themed Entertainment Association
McNeil Avian Center  |  Zoological Society of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Significant Achievement Award
Association of Zoos & Aquariums
McNeil Avian Center  |  Zoological Society of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Urban Design with Historic Context Award
State Cultural Properties Review
New Mexico History Museum
Santa Fe, New Mexico

AWARDS 2000-2009

2009

Excellence in Construction Award
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)
Service Provider Center  |  AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
Newark, Delaware

Construction Excellence Award
State of DE/Delaware Contractors Association (DCA) 
Service Provider Center  |  AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
Newark, Delaware

First Place Construction Excellence Award
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Central Pennsylvania 
Klehr Center for Jewish Life  |  Franklin & Marshall College
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Citation of Merit
AIA Pennsylvania
Museum and Conference Center  |  Chemical Heritage Foundation
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Best Adaptive Reuse Project
General Building Contractors Association
Museum and Conference Center  |  Chemical  Heritage Foundation
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2006

Honor Award
AIA Pennsylvania
Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building  |  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2005

Citation of Merit
AIA Delaware
Campus Dining Center  |  AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
Newark, Delaware

Honor Award
AIA Philadelphia
Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building  |  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2004

Silver Award, Commonwealth Design Awards
10,000 Friends of Pennsylvania
Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building  |  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Merit Shop Award for Excellence in Construction
Associated Builders and Contractors, Southeast Pennsylvania Chapter
Performing Arts Center and Chapel  |  Gwynedd Mercy Academy
Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania

AWARDS 1980-1999

1999

  • Honor Award
    AIA Philadelphia
    Grove Hall, College of Business  |  Shippensburg University
    Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

1995

  • Honor Award
    AIA Philadelphia
    Logan Museum of Anthropology  |  Beloit College
    Beloit, Wisconsin
  • Preservation Award
    Wisconsin Trust for Historic Preservation
    Logan Museum of Anthropology  |  Beloit College
    Beloit, Wisconsin

1994

  • Design Award
    AIA Pennsylvania
    Whitehead Campus Center  |  Haverford College
    Haverford, Pennsylvania
  • Honor Award
    AIA Philadelphia
    Whitehead Campus Center  |  Haverford College
    Haverford, Pennsylvania

1993

  • Merit Shop Award for Excellence in Construction
    Associated Builders and Contractors, Southeast Pennsylvania Chapter 
    Whitehead Campus Center  |  Haverford College
    Haverford, Pennsylvania
  • Historic Preservation Commendation for Outstanding Achievement
    Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Bureau for Historic Preservation
    Bartram’s Garden Outbuildings  |  John Bartram Association
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1992

Honor Award
AIA Pennsylvania
Institute for Contemporary Arts  |  University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Honor Award
AIA Pennsylvania
F.W. Olin Hall  |  Ursinus College
Collegeville, Pennsylvania

Honor Award
AIA Pennsylvania
Cumberland Union Building  |  Shippensburg University
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

Merit Award
AIA Philadelphia
Cumberland Union Building  |  Shippensburg University
Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

Merit Award
AIA Philadelphia
F.W. Olin Hall  |  Ursinus College
Collegeville, Pennsylvania

Recognition for Education Design Excellence
American School & University Magazine (Architectural Portfolio)
F.W. Olin Hall  |  Ursinus College
Collegeville, Pennsylvania

Recognition for Education Design Excellence
American School & University Magazine (Architectural Portfolio)
School & Rehabilitation Center  |  The Easter Seal Society
Lansdale, Pennsylvania

1991

Citation for Education Design Excellence
American School & University Magazine (Architectural Portfolio)
Henry Luce III Hall  |  The College of Wooster
Wooster, Ohio

1990

Recognition for Education Design Excellence
American School & University Magazine (Architectural Portfolio)
The Philip & Muriel Berman Museum of Art  |  Ursinus College
Collegeville, Pennsylvania

1989

Recognition for Education Design Excellence
American School & University Magazine (Architectural Portfolio)
Pennsylvania Ballet
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Honor Award
AIA Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Ballet
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1988

Honor Award
AIA Pennsylvania
Eleventh Street Urban Infill Project  |  Cityscapes
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1986

Citation for Education Design Excellence
American School & University Magazine (Architectural Portfolio) 
Agricultural Arena  |  Pennsylvania State University
State College, Pennsylvania

Planning Award
Montgomery County Planning Commission
Residential Village  |  Ursinus College
Collegeville, Pennsylvania

Merit Award
AIA Philadelphia
Lourdes Library Addition  |  Gwynedd Mercy College
Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania

1985

Silver Medal
AIA Pennsylvania
Agricultural Arena  |  Pennsylvania State University
State College, Pennsylvania

Merit Award
AIA Philadelphia
Agricultural Arena  |  Pennsylvania State University
State College, Pennsylvania

1984

First Place, International Design Competition 
Newport News Cultural Arts Pavilion
Newport News, Virginia

Award for Excellence
AIA Pennsylvania
Lourdes Library Addition  |  Gwynedd Mercy College
Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania

Merit Award
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Bureau for Historic Preservation
Peale House  |  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1983

Merit Award
AIA Philadelphia
Peale House  |  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Franklin Institute
Franklin Institute Karabots Pavilion | Philadelphia, PA

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