2014 Awards & Rankings

Awards


Abbott Northwestern Hospital and Children's Hospitals Clinics of Minnesota, Mother Baby Center
Minneapolis, MN

Featured, Women's & Children's Center category - Healthcare Design magazine Design Showcase

Gold Award, Healthcare over 25,000 SF category - International Interior Design Association (IIDA), Great Plains chapter

Honorable Mention, Institutional category - Ceramics of Italy competition

Advocate Christ Medical Center Outpatient Pavilion
Oak Lawn, IL

Excellence in Engineering award - ASHRAE Illinois chapter

AIA Nebraska Headquarters
Lincoln, NE

Best in Show - International Interior Design Association (IIDA), Great Plains chapter

Gold Award, Corporate Under 25,000 SF category - International Interior Design Association (IIDA), Great Plains chapter

Aksarben Village, Waitt Plaza
Omaha, NE

Silver Award, Unbuilt category - International Interior Design Association (IIDA), Great Plains chapter

Alexandria Police Department Headquarters
Alexandria, VA

Selected for publication - Justice Facilities Review, American Institute of Architects (AIA), Academy of Architecture for Justice

International Illumination Design Award of Merit - Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, District of Columbia section

American Family Children's Hospital Diagnostic Pavilion/Hybrid OR
Madison, WI

Featured, Specialty Diagnostic Clinic category - Healthcare Design magazine Design Showcase

American Family Children's Hospital NICU & UCU
Madison, WI

Featured, Pediatric Care Center category - Healthcare Design magazine Design Showcase

Argonne National Laboratory, Energy Sciences Building
Lemont, IL

Merit Award, New Construction - Chicago Building Congress

International Illumination Design Award of Merit - Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, District of Columbia section

Honors Award - Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (CRSI) Honors

Atlanta's Historic Fourth Ward Park
Atlanta, GA

Sustainability Impact, Sustainability Category, Redevelopment & Renewal Awards

Baylor Regional Medical Center, Grapevine Bed Tower
Grapevine, TX

Outstanding Construction Award - Associated General Contractors (AGC) Texas Building Branch

Winner, Healthcare Projects Over $30 Million - TEXO Distinguished Building Awards

Bakken Area Program Management 
North Dakota

Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of North Dakota

National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies

BBSRC National Virology Centre: the Plowright Building at the Pirbright Institute
Pirbright, Surrey, United Kingdom

Judge's Special Award - British Construction Industry Awards

Bridgepoint Active Healthcare
Toronto, Ontario, CAN

Design Excellence Award - Ontario Association of Architects

Highly Commended, Health Project Over 40,000 SM category - Design & Health International Academy Awards

Citation - Modern Healthcare Design Awards

Winner, Institutional category - Canadian Interiors Best of Canada Awards

Winner - The Canadian Urban Institute's Brownie Awards

Paul Oberman Adaptive Reuse Heritage Restoration award - The Architectural Conservancy of Ontario

Best Commercial + Institutional Building - Pug Awards

Finalist, Adaptive Reuse category - World Architecture News (WAN) Awards

California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation, California Health Care Facility
Stockton, CA

Excellence in Healthcare - Design-Building Institute of America (DBIA) National Award of Excellence

Merit Award - Design Build Institute of America (DBIA) Awards, West Pacific Region

Selected for publication - Justice Facilities Review, American Institute of Architects (AIA), Academy of Architecture for Justice

Silver Award - Building Design+Construction's Building Team Awards

Winner - International Partnering Institute Awards

California Institute of Technology, Markus Meister Laboratory
Pasadena, CA

International Illumination Design Award of Merit - Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, Los Angeles section

Carlsbad Wastewater Treatment Facility Renovation 
Carlsbad, NM

Water Resources Category Winner, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of New Mexico

Chris O'Brien Lifehouse
Camperdown, NSW, Australia

Winner, Health category - World Architecture Festival

Award of Excellence - Modern Healthcare Design Awards

Overall Winner, Interior Design category - Design & Health International Academy Awards

Award of Merit - Healthcare Design magazine Design Showcase

Honorable Mention, Acute category - Contract Healthcare Environment Awards

Clovis Surface Water Treatment Plant
Clovis, CA

Project of the Year Award, Less than $5 million Division, Environmental Category, American Public Works Association Central California Chapter

Colton Crossing Flyover
Colton, CA

Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of California

Merit Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of Nebraska

Innovative Transportation Solution, Women's Transportation Seminar Inland Empire Chapter

Rail Project of the Year, CTF Transportation Awards, California Transportation Foundation

Project of the Year, American Public Works Association Inland Empire Branch

Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies

Outstanding Private Sector Civil Engineering Project, Outstanding Project Awards, American Society of Civil Engineers San Bernardino & Riverside Counties Branch 

Outstanding Structural Engineering Project of the Year, Outstanding Project Awards, American Society of Civil Engineers Los Angeles Section

Outstanding Structural Engineering Project, Outstanding Project Awards, American Society of Civil Engineers Region 9

Cordes Junction (I-17/SR 69) Traffic Interchange
Prescott, AZ

National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies

Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of Arizona

Crystal Springs Pipeline Replacement 2
San Mateo County, CA

Project of the Year Award, $25 Million to $75 Million Division, Environment Category, American Public Works Association Northern California Chapter

Project Achievement Award, Public Works Greater than $15 Million, Construction Management Association of America Northern California Chapter

Easter Bush Research Consortium, the Roslin Institute Building at the University of Edinburgh
Midlothian, Scotland, UK

Highly Commended, New Building: Research category - S-Lab Awards

Galveston Fire Station #4
Galveston, TX

Finalist, Institutional - Government & Municipal Buildings, Police & Fire Stations? category - Architizer A+ Awards

Grand Avenue Viaduct
St. Louis, MO

Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri

National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies 

Helicopter Data Collection for Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association Powerlines  
Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming

National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies

Hoover Dam Bypass
Boulder, NV

Special Mention, fib Awards for Outstanding Concrete Structures, The International Federation for Structural Concrete (fib)

H-POWER Waste-to-Energy Plant
Oahu, HI

Gold Waste-to-Energy Excellence Award, Solid Waste Association of North America

Hyalite/Sourdough Water Treatment Plant
Bozeman, MT

Project of the Year, American Public Works Association Rocky Mountain Chapter

Intermountain Project of the Year, Water/Environment Category, Engineering News-Record

I-80 Cordelia Truck Scales Relocation Project
Cordelia Junction, CA

Safety Project of the Year, CTF Transportation Awards, California Transportation Foundation

Iowa Falls Bridge
Iowa Falls, IA

Merit Award, Long Span Bridges Category, National Steel Bridge Alliance

Knutson Construction Headquarters
Minneapolis, MN

Top Project - Finance & Commerce Magazine

Lake Kampeska Phosphorous Removal Demonstration Project
Watertown, SD

Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of South Dakota

National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies

Grand Prize, Small Projects Category, Excellence in Environmental Engineering & Science Awards, American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists

Lodi Surface Water Treatment Facilities
Lodi, CA

Merit Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of California

Marina Quays
Sydney, NSW, Australia

Finalist - Sydney Design Awards

New York State Food Safety and Metrology Laboratory
Albany, NY

Nation's Healthiest Lab Award - Association of Public Health Laboratories

Oregon Bridge Delivery Program
Statewide, OR

Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies

Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of Oregon

Ovations Lounge at the Holland Performing Arts Center
Omaha, NE

International Illumination Design Award of Merit - Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, Omaha section

President George Bush Turnpike – Western Extension
Grand Prairie, TX

National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies 

Gold Medal, Transportation Category, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of Texas

Program Management/Construction Management for Northern Rail Extension Phase 1
Salcha, AK

No. 2, Top 10 Bridges, Roads & Bridges

Replacement Naval Hospital at Camp Pendleton
Oceanside, CA

Best of the Best, Healthcare category - Engineering News-Record? (ENR) National Awards

Platinum Award - Building Design + Construction's Building Team Awards

Project of Excellence - Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) San Diego Post

Best new Building Project - Associated General Contractors of America (AGCA) Alliant Build America Awards

Marvin M. Black Excellence in Partnering award - Associated General Contractors of America (AGCA) Alliant Build America Awards

Project of the Year/Best in Show - Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) Awards, West Pacific Region

Rio Dell Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade
Rio Dell, CA

Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of California

National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies

Royal Shores at Ermington
Sydney, NSW, Australia

Finalist - Sydney Design Awards

Russian River County Sanitation District Treatment Plant Biological Nutrient Removal Facilities 
Guerneville, CA

Wastewater Project of the Year Award, American Society of Civil Engineers, San Francisco Section

Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital
Barrow, AK

Honor Award - American Institute of Architects (AIA), Alaska chapter

Schwarzwald-Baar Klinikum
Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany

Finalist, Healthcare category - World Architecture News (WAN) Awards

Shenandoah River Bridge
Eastern Panhandle, WV

National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies

Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of West Virginia

Prize Bridge Award, Major Span Bridge Category, National Steel Bridge Alliance

U.S. 17/Hungryneck Boulevard Interchange
North Charleston, SC

State Finalist, Engineering Excellence Awards, American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina

University of Maryland, Physical Sciences Complex
College Park, MD

Merit Award, Built: Open category - American Institute of Architects (AIA), New Jersey chapter

Award of Merit, Higher Education/Research category - Engineering News-Record? (ENR) Mid-Atlantic

Vidant Medical Center James and Connie Maynard Children's Hospital
Greenville, NC

Featured, Children's Hospital category - Healthcare Design magazine Design Showcase

Village of Ridgewood Biogas Recovery System
Ridgewood, NJ

Biogas Project of the Year, American Biogas Council


Firm Awards

HDR
Virginia

Prime Consultant of the Year, Virginia Department of Transportation and Transportation DBE Advisory Committee

Rankings


Architectural Record

"Top 300 Architecture Firms"

  • No. 7

Building Design

"World Architecture Survey"

  • No. 11 - Top 100 Global Design Firms

By Region

  • No. 2 - North America
  • No. 4 - Central Eastern Europe
  • No. 9 - Australia

By Market Sector

  • No. 1 - Health
  • No. 2 - Science
  • No. 4 - Government

Areas of Expertise

  • No. 3 - Product Design
  • No. 4 - Consulting
  • No. 4 - Engineering
  • No. 8 - Landscape Architecture

Building Design+Construction

"Giants 300"

No. 4 - Top A/E Firms

  • No. 1 - Top Healthcare Architecture Firms
  • No. 1 - Top Science and Technology Architecture Firms
  • No. 1 - Top Military Architecture Firm
  • No. 2 - Top Reconstruction Architecture Firms
  • No. 3 - Top Data Center Architecture Firms
  • No. 3 - Top Veterans Administration Architecture Firms
  • No. 4 - Top BIM Architecture Firms
  • No. 5 - Top International Architecture Firms
  • No. 5 - Top Government Architecture Firms
  • No. 8 - Top Federal Government Architecture Firms
  • No. 8 - Top State Government Architecture Firms
  • No. 15 - Top Sports Facility Architecture Firms
  • No. 18 - Top Office Architecture Firms
  • No. 23 - Top Green Architecture Firms

Engineering News-Record

No. 11 - Top 500 Design Firms

No. 5 - Top 50 in General Building

  • No. 2 - Top 25 in Health Care
  • No. 4 - Top 10 in Correctional Facilities
  • No. 4 - Top 25 in Government Offices
  • No. 15 - Top 25 in Education
  • No. 15 - Top 25 Commercial Offices

No. 6 - Top 20 in Sewer & Waste

No. 8 - Top 20 in Water

No. 8 - Top 50 in Transportation

  • No. 4 - Top 25 in Bridges
  • No. 6 - Top 25 in Highways
  • No. 7 - Top 10 in Marine & Port Facilities
  • No. 8 - Top 25 in Mass Transit & Rail

No. 11 - Top 100 Green Buildings Design Firms

  • No. 1 - Top 5 in Health Care

No. 16 - Top 50 in Power

  • No. 4 - Top 10 in Hydro Plants
  • No. 6 - Top 25 in Transmission & Distribution Plants
  • No. 6 - Top 10 in Solar Power
  • No. 18 - Top 25 in Fossil Fuel

No. 19 - Top 200 Environmental Firms

  • No. 4 - Top 10 in Environmental Science
  • No. 16 - Top 20 in Water Treatment & Supply
  • No. 8 - Top 10 in Engineering/Design Work
  • No. 10 - Top 10 in Federal Client Work

No. 19 - Top 50 in International Markets

No. 23 - Top 150 Global Design Firms

No. 48 - Top 50 in Petroleum

  • No. 13 - Top 15 in Offshore & Underwater Facilities

Top Design Firms in Environment

  • No. 4 - Top 10 in Solid Waste
  • No. 4 - Top 15 in Dams & Reservoirs
  • No. 5 - Top 20 in (Water) Transmission Lines & Aqueducts
  • No. 6 - Top 50 in Sewerage & Solid Waste
  • No. 8 - Top 20 in Water Treatment & Desalination Plants
  • No. 8 - Top 50 in Water Supply
  • No. 8 - Top 25 in Wastewater Treatment Plants
  • No. 10 - Top 25 in Sanitary & Storm Sewers
  • No. 12 - Top 15 in Site Assessment Compliance
  • No. 18 - Top 20 in Chemical Soil Remediation
  • No. 23 - Top 50 in Hazardous Waste

Top Design Firms in Manufacturing/Telecom

  • No. 8 - Top 10 in Mining

Top 100 Professional Services Firms

  • No. 12 - Top 20 Firms in Combined Design CM/PM Professional Services Revenue
  • No. 20 - Top 50 Program Management Firms
  • No. 27 - Top 100 Construction Management-for-Fee/PM Firms

Healthcare Design Magazine - Corporate Rankings

  • No. 2 - Gross Healthcare Billings
  • No. 3 - Contracts Signed
  • No. 7 - Completed Projects

Interior Design Magazine

No. 22 - Top 100 Giants


Modern Healthcare

"Construction & Design Survey"

  • No. 1 - Architectural Firm in Healthcare Design

Roads & Bridges Go-To List for Design Firms

  • No. 1 - Design-Build
  • No. 2 - Bridge
  • No. 2 - Airport
  • No. 3 - Mass Transit
  • No. 4 - Road & Highway
  • No. 4 - Storm Water