All Awards

2014
  • Ewing Marion Kauffman School – DBIA-MAR Design-Build Merit Award, Mechanical over $5 Million
  • National Nuclear Security Administration – Capstone Award, Industrial Category
  • Richard Bolling Federal Building – Capstone Award, Commercial Category
  • Cerner Continuous Campus (Cerner West) – Capstone Award, Office Category
2013
  • Specialty Contractor of 2013 in Colorado – ENR Mountain States Annual Award
  • GSA/DOE National Nuclear Security Administration Campus Expansion – DBIA-MAR Design-Build Awards Competition, Mega Project over $ 100 Million
  • Johnson County Criminalistics Laboratory – Capstone Award, Green Design Category
  • ATK Building 93 Industrial Waste Water Treatment Plant – Missouri Water Environmental Association Gold Pretreatment Award
  • ATK Building 93 Industrial Waste Water Treatment Plant – Missouri Water Environmental Association Large Flow Safety Award
  • ATK Building 93 Industrial Waste Water Treatment Plant - Missouri Water Environmental Association Industrial Water Quality Achievement Award
2012
  • Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts - Capstone Award, Special Judges Recognition Category
  • Kansas City Ballet Todd Bolender Center for Dance and Creativity - Capstone Award, Architectural Design
  • LIVESTRONG Sporting Park – Capstone Award, Community Impact
  • Liberty Hospital Cardiology & Central Plant Additions/Renovations – ASHE Vista Award, Infrastructure Category
2011
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) Student Union – DBIA-MAR Design-Build Integrated Team Approach Honor Award, Institutional Over $25 Million Category
  • Liberty Hospital Cardiology and Central Plant Addition/Renovations – Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 2009-2010, HVAC ($3.9 Million – $6 Million)
  • Bank of America Data Center Expansion – Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 2009-2010, HVAC ($6 Million – $18 Million)
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) Student Union – Capstone Award, Architectural Design Category, Seeking LEED Gold Certification
2009
  • Johnson County Community Center – Capstone Award, Green Design Category, LEED Gold Certification
  • Chillicothe Correctional Center – DBIA-MAR Design-Build Merit Award, Public Sector Large Category
  • UMKC Energy Savings Central Plant - Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 2008-2009, HVAC ($2.2 M to $6M)
  • Best Places to Work – Kansas City Business Journal
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City - Capstone Award, Architectural Design Category
  • National Archives and Records Administration - Capstone Award, Community Impact Category
  • Park Place – Capstone Award, Mixed-Use Category
2008
  • Best Places to Work - Kansas City Business Journal
  • Richard Bolling Federal Building - GSA Modernization Citation
  • Research Complex 2, Aurora, Colorado – ACE Silver Award for Construction Excellence, Over $10 Million Subcontract Project of the Year
  • Overland Park Matt Ross Community Center – DBIA-MAR Design-Build Merit Award, Public Sector over $15M Category
  • IRS Processing Center - ASHRAE Regional Technology Award, New Commercial Buildings
  • Applebee’s Restaurant Support Center & Leadership Institute - Capstone Award, Green Design Category, LEED Silver Certification
  • Applebee’s Restaurant Support Center & Leadership Institute - Capstone Award, Office Category
2007
  • KU Med Central Utility Plant - Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 2005-2006, HVAC (over $6 Million)
  • Truman Medical Center – Lakewood Addition - Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 2005-2006, HVAC ($2.2 M to $6M)
2006
  • IRS Processing Center - GSA Lease Construction Citation
2005
  • Kansas City Public Library – Central Library - Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 2003-2004, HVAC ($2.2 M to $5M)
2004
  • MCAA Safety Excellence Award for “Most Improved” Safety Award
  • Richard Bolling Federal Building – GSA First Impressions Citation
2003
  • Charles Evans Whitaker U.S. Courthouse – TOBY Awards Competition, Regional Winner of Office Building of the Year
  • The Webster House – Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 2001-2002, HVAC ($500,000 to $1.25 million)
  • Ford – P221 Automation – Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 2001-2002, Process (under $500,000)
  • MCAA Safety Excellence Award for Lost workday Cases – Incidence Rate at least 25% below industry average.
  • Commerce Bank Renovation Project - Modernization Awards Winner
2001
  • MCAA Safety Excellence Award for Lost workday Cases – Incidence Rate at least 25% below industry average.
2000
  • Charles Evans Whitaker U.S. Courthouse – GSA Construction Excellence Honor Award
1999
  • U.S. Federal Courthouse – Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 1998-1999, HVAC (Over  $7.5 million)
  • State Street Bank – Remote Data Center  – Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 1998-1999, HVAC ($3.5 million to $7.5 million)
  • LabOne, Inc.–Headquarters & Laboratory  – Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 1998-1999, HVAC ($2 million to $3.5 million)
  • Praxair – 640 Ton Air Separation  Plant  - Outstanding Mechanical Installation (OMI) Award for 1998-1999, Process ($1.1 million to $2.6 million)

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