Awards + Recognition

We are honored to be recognized by our partners and peers for excellence in our work, our commitment to safety, and our efforts on behalf of our team members and communities.

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Our Team Awards





 

DEVELOPMENT

 

Top Project

Acuity Insurance Flagpole

Daily Reporter, 2015

 

 

Real Estate Project Award

Northwestern Mutual Van Buren Office Building

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2014

Top Project

Northwestern Mutual Van Buren Office Building

Daily Reporter, 2014

Build Wisconsin Award (General Contractor)

Northwestern Mutual Van Buren Office Building

AGC of Wisconsin, 2014

Showcase Award: Impact Achievement Award

Northwestern Mutual Van Buren Office Building

Commercial Real Estate Women - Wisconsin (WCREW), 2014

Real Estate Project Award

Museum of Wisconsin Art

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2013

Vision Achievement Award

Museum of Wisconsin Art

Commercial Real Estate Women - Wisconsin (WCREW), 2013

Best in Real Estate Award: Winner

Union Depot

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2012

Best in Real Estate Award: Adaptive Reuse

Union Depot

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2012

Best in Real Estate Award: Industrial Development

Allina - Central Medical Laboratory Consolidation

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2012

Best in Real Estate Award: Hospitality Development

Radisson Blu Mall of America

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2012

Best in Real Estate Award: Interior Renovation, Office

AgriBank TI & Data Center

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2012

Best in Real Estate Award: Interior Renovation, Restaurant

The Oceanaire Seafood Room Relocation

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2012

Award of Excellence

Two Twelve Medical Center

National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP - Minnesota), 2011

Downtown Denver Partnership Awards

Xcel Energy - 1800 Larimer Tenant Improvements

Downtown Denver Partnership, Inc., 2011

Downtown Denver Partnership Awards

1800 Larimer Office Building

Downtown Denver Partnership, Inc., 2011

WCREW Showcase Awards

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

Commercial Real Estate Women - Wisconsin (WCREW), 2011

Commercial Design Award: Best New Development

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

Madison InBusiness Magazine, 2010

Madison InBusiness Magazine

Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center

Brownfield Renewal, 2010

Real Estate Project Award

American Transmission Company (ATC) Corporate HQ & Operations Center

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2009

Real Estate Project Award

St. Luke's Medical Center - Healing Garden

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2009

Real Estate Project Award

Harley-Davidson Museum

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2008

Real Estate Project Award

Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2008

WCREW Regional Impact Award

Harley-Davidson Museum

Commercial Real Estate Women - Wisconsin (WCREW), 2008

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DESIGN

 

2014 National Honor Award

Lakewood Cemetery Garden Mausoleum

American Institute of Architects (AIA) - National, 2014

 

 

National Design-Build Award

The James F. Battin United States Courthouse (formerly U.S. Federal Courthouse)

NDesign-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - National, 2013

Design-Build Excellence Award: Process Facilities, Merit Award

Seattle Public Utilities - South Transfer Station

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - National, 2013

Design-Build Excellence Award: Civic, Honor Award

The James F. Battin United States Courthouse (formerly U.S. Federal Courthouse)

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - National, 2013

Design-Build Excellence Award: Industrial, Honor Award

Polar Fab III - Phase I

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - National, 2013

Design-Build Excellence Award

Fort Carson WT Barracks

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - National, 2012

Design-Build Institute of America Upper Midwest Region: Best Project

Union Depot

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - Upper Midwest Region, 2012

Technology in Architectural Practice (TAP) Award: Honorable Mention

Fort Carson WT Barracks

American Institute of Architects (AIA) - National, 2012

America's Best Buildings of the Year

College of DuPage Berg Instructional Center / Student Resource Center Renovation

Buildings Magazine, 2012

Bronze Citation

College of DuPage Berg Instructional Center / Student Resource Center Renovation

American School & University Magazine, 2012

Most Beautiful Hospital: #1 Ranking

Martha Jefferson Hospital

Soliant Health, 2012

Excellence in Community Design Award

University of Northern Colorado - West Campus Housing Improvements

City of Greeley Community Development Department, 2011

National Design-Build Award: Renovation

Cheney Stadium Renovation - Phase 3

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - National, 2011

National Design-Build Award: Transportation

NAS Jacksonville - Type II Hangar and Aircraft Parking Apron P-302

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - National, 2011

Sports Facility of the Year

Target Field - Home of the Minnesota Twins

Street & Smith's SportsBusiness Journal, 2011

Honor Award

Minnesota Zoo - Heart of the Zoo (Phase I)

American Institute of Architects (AIA) - Minnesota Chapter, 2011

National Design-Build Award: Civic Winner

Fort Carson Wilderness IBCT Complex - TEMF & Company Operations Facilities

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) - National, 2011

Design Award 2011-Merit Award

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

American Institute of Architects (AIA) - Wisconsin Chapter, 2011

Historic Preservation Award: New Future Landmark

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

Madison Trust for Historic Presevation, 2011

CONSTRUCTION

 

Structural Design Merit

University of Minnesota Physics & Nanotechnology Building

Minnesota Concrete Council, 2014

 

 

Ace Project Award

Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center

Associated General Contractors (AGC) - Colorado Chapter, 2013

Excellence in Concrete and Masonry Design & Construction Awards

Lakewood Cemetery Garden Mausoleum; Union Depot

Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA), 2013

Award of Merit

Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) - Phase I

Engineering News Record (ENR) - Midwest, 2013

Best Project of the Year Award

Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) - Phase I

Engineering News Record (ENR) - Midwest, 2013

Build Wisconsin Awards

Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) - Phase I

Associated General Contractors (AGC) - Wisconsin Chapter, 2013

Dwight D. Eisenhower Award for Excellence for Construction


Small Business Administration (SBA), 2013

ENR Mountain States Best Projects

Metropolitan State University of Denver Hotel and Hospitality Learning Center

Engineering News Record (ENR), 2013

ENR Mountain States Best Projects

Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center

Engineering News Record (ENR), 2013

Merit Award

Silver Cross Replacement Hospital

Chicago Building Congress (CBC), 2013

Pride in Construction Project of the Year

Chicago Bears Halas Hall Addition

Construction Industry Service Corporation (CISCO), 2013

Project of the Year Award

Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center

Denver Colorado Commercial Association of realtors (DMCAR), 2013

Projects of Distinction

Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) - Phase I

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) - Wisconsin Chapter, 2013

Structural Design Award

University of Minnesota - Physics & Nanotechnology Building

Minnesota Concrete Council (MCC), 2013

Top Overall Best Project Award

Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center

Engineering News Record (ENR) - Mountain States, 2013

Top Project Award

Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) - Phase I

Wisconsin Builder / Daily Reporter, 2013

Best Projects

Fort Carson WT Barracks

Engineering News Record (ENR), 2012

Engineering Excellence Awards, Best of State

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

American Council of Engineering Companies of Wisconsin, 2012

Lab Project of the Year Award

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

R & D Magazine, 2012

Modern Healthcare Design Awards, Honorable Mention

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Modern Healthcare Magazine, 2012

Precast Design Award

The James F. Battin United States Courthouse (formerly U.S. Federal Courthouse)

Precast Concrete Institute (PCI), 2012

Project of the Year Award

Fitchburg Library

American Public Works Association (APWA) - Wisconsin Chapter, 2012

Project of the Year Award

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Fox Valley General Contractors Association, 2012

The Generative Space Award

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

The Caritas Project, 2012

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SAFETY

 

Award of Merit

Engineering News Record (ENR) - Midwest

Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) - Phase I, 2013

 

 

National Platinum Level STEP Award for Safety

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) - Rocky Mountain Chapter, 2012

Outstanding Safety Program for General Contractors

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) - Rocky Mountain Chapter, 2012

Safety Excellence Award

Fox Valley General Contractors Association, 2012

Outstanding Achievement Award

Wisconsin Safety Council, 2011

Safety Excellence Award

Fox Valley General Contractors Association, 2011

President Safety Excellence Award

Associated General Contractors (AGC) - Greater Milwaukee Chapter, 2011

SHARP Certification Award

Target Field - Home of the Minnesota Twins

OSHA Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP), 2010

Safety Excellence Award

Fox Valley General Contractors Association, 2010

Industry Safety Council Award

University of Washington - Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science & Engineering

Milwaukee Construction Industry Safety Council, 2010

Safety Performance Award

Fort Stewart - 5th BCT Brigade and Battalion HQs PN 71180

Savannah District USACE, 2010

National Platinum Level STEP Award for Safety

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) - Rocky Mountain Chapter, 2010

SHARP Certification Award

AMSOIL Arena (Duluth Entertainment Convention Center)

OSHA Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP), 2010

Safety Excellence Award

Fox Valley General Contractors Association, 2009

Governor’s Safety Award

State of Minnesota, 2009

CHASE Award

Construction Health & Safety Excellence (CHASE), 2009

Governor's Safety Award

Minnesota Safety Council, 2009

Safety Performance Award

Fort Stewart - 5th BCT Brigade and Battalion HQs PN 71180

Savannah District USACE, 2009

Quarterly Safety Award

NAS Norfolk - Aircraft Maintenance Hangar and AMCM Facility P-201V

NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic, 2009

SHARP Certification Award

University of Minnesota - TCF Bank Stadium

OSHA Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP), 2008

Safety Excellence Award

Fox Valley General Contractors Association, 2008

Industry Safety Council Award

Milwaukee Construction Industry Safety Council, 2008

Safety Award

Associated General Contractors (AGC) - Greater Milwaukee Chapter, 2008

Construction Health & Safety Excellence Award

Associated General Contractors (AGC) - National, 2008

Grand Safety Award

Wisconsin Safety Council, 2008

WORKPLACE

 

Top Workplace

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 2015

 

 

Best Places to Work

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2015

Top Workplace

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 2014

Best Companies To Work For Award

Madison InBusiness Magazine, 2013

Top Workplace Award

The Denver Post, 2013

Contractor of the Year Award

Engineering News Record (ENR) - Mountain States, 2013

National Top Workplace Award

WorkplaceDynamics, 2013

Top Workplace

Milwaukee Journal Sentinal, 2013

Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For

National Association for Business Resources (NABR), 2013

Top Workplace Award

Minneapolis Star Tribune, 2012

Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For

National Association for Business Resources (NABR), 2012

Best 401k Plan Award

BrightScope, Inc., 2012

Best Places to Work Award

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2011

Top Workplace Award

Minneapolis Star Tribune, 2011

Top Workplace Award

Chicago Tribune, 2011

Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For

National Association for Business Resources (NABR), 2011

Best Places to Work Award

Denver Business Journal, 2010

Top Milwaukee Workplace

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2010

Top Workplace Award

Minneapolis Star Tribune, 2010

Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For

National Association for Business Resources (NABR), 2010

Washington's Best Workplaces

Puget Sound Business Journal, 2009

Top Milwaukee Workplace

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2009

Chicago’s 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For

National Association for Business Resources (NABR), 2009

INNOVATION

 

Visual Planning Award

HARBORCENTER

Synchro Software Ltd., 2014

 

 

"Delivery Process Innovation" TAP Award

Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center

American Institute of Architects (AIA), 2013

Visual Planning Award

Pinnacle Bank Arena

Synchro Software Ltd., 2013

CETI Award, "New Materials, Methods, Products & Equipment"

Fort Carson WT Barracks

FIATECH Consortium, 2012

"BIM Excellence" TAP Award, Honorable Mention

Central Washington Hospital Expansion

American Institute of Architects (AIA), 2012

"Delivery Process Innovation" TAP Award, Honorable Mention

Fort Carson WT Barracks

American Institute of Architects (AIA), 2012

Technology in Architectural Practice (TAP) Award

Aurora Medical Center - Hospital & Sitework

American Institute of Architects (AIA), 2010

Top Project Award

Aurora Medical Center - Hospital & Sitework

Wisconsin Builder / Daily Reporter, 2010

Creating Stellar Architecture Using BIM Award

Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center

American Institute of Architects (AIA), 2009

Technology in Architectural Practice (TAP) Award

University of Colorado Denver - Research 2

American Institute of Architects (AIA), 2009

CETI Award

University of Colorado Denver - Research 2

FIATECH Consortium, 2008

Governor's Innovation Award

Kaheawa Wind Farm

State of Hawaii, 2008

Technology in Architectural Practice (TAP) Award

University of Washington - Benjamin D. Hall Interdisciplinary Research Building

American Institute of Architects (AIA), 2007

Creating Stellar Architecture Using BIM Award

Denver Art Museum - Frederic C. Hamilton Building

American Institute of Architects (AIA), 2006

Most Innovative in the Nation Award

InformationWeek 500, 2003-2005

COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION

 

Corporate Partner in Education

Waukesha Education Foundation, 2015

 

 

Mom's Choice Award

Catch the Sun Children’s Book

Mom's Choice Awards (MCA), 2013

Franklin Avenue Business Association Award

U of M - Community University Health Care Ctr (CUHCC) Improvements

Franklin Area Business Association, 2013

Small Business Award

Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), 2012

General Contractor of the Year Award

Hispanic Contractors of Colorado, 2011

Best of Award

United Way of Greater Twin Cities, 2011

Downtown Denver Partnership Awards

Xcel Energy Tenant Improvements

Downtown Denver Partnership, Inc., 2011

Downtown Denver Partnership Awards

1800 Larimer Office Building

Downtown Denver Partnership, Inc., 2011

General Contractor of the Year Award

Hispanic Contractors of Colorado, 2010

Stellar Award

University of Minnesota - TCF Bank Stadium

University of MN - Office for Business & Community Economic Development (BCED), 2010

Project of the Year

Target Field - Home of the Minnesota Twins

Construction Partnering Program (CPP) - Upper Midwest Chapter, 2010

Special Recognition Award

KFC Yum! Center

Kentuckiana Minority Business Council (KMBC), 2010

Best of Award

United Way of Greater Twin Cities, 2010

Building Blocks of the Community, Honorable Mention

Arizona Registrar of Contractors, 2008

Best of Award

United Way of Greater Twin Cities, 2007

Certificate of Appreciation

Sprint Center - Kansas City Downtown Arena

City of Kansas City, 2007

Best of Award

United Way of Greater Twin Cities, 2007

Award of Distinction

National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC) - National Chapter, 2006

Recognition Award

Association of Women Contractors (AWC), 2006

Contribution to Community Award

Associated General Contractors (AGC) - Washington Chapter, 2005

General Contractor of the Year Award

Hispanic Contractors of Colorado, 2004

Major Corporate Partner Award

National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC) - National Chapter, 2004

Governor's Award for Organizational Learning and Growth

U of Washington - Bothell/Cascadia Comm. College Campus

State of Washington, 2004

Language Diversity Award

Profit Sharing/401(k) Council of America (PSCA), 2003

Creative Visionary Supplier Award

FedExForum - Memphis Grizzlies NBA Arena

Mid South Minority Business Council, 2003

SUSTAINABILITY

 

SE2 Leadership Award, Focus on Energy

Northwestern Mutual Van Buren Office Building

Wisconsin Green Building Alliance (WGBA), 2014

 

 

SE2 Leadership Award

Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) - Phase I

Wisconsin Green Building Alliance (WGBA), 2013

Green Newsmaker of the Year Award

Wisconsin Builder / Daily Reporter, 2012

Innovation in Green Building Award

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

U.S. Green Building Council - Washington DC, 2012

Award of Excellence

American Transmission Company (ATC) Corporate HQ & Operations Center

Wisconsin Green Building Alliance (WGBA), 2012

Big Diverter Award

Wisconsin Energy Institute (WEI) - Phase I

WasteCap Resource Solutions, 2011

Award of Excellence

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

Wisconsin Green Building Alliance (WGBA), 2011

Sustainable Progress Through Partnership Award

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Ft. Carson Resident Office, 2010

Green Builder of the Year

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2010

Achievement in Sustainable Community Development Award

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Ft. Carson Resident Office, 2010

Colorado Environmental Leadership Award

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, 2010

Best Green-Built Project, Commercial Design Award

Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID)

Madison InBusiness Magazine, 2010

Economic Impact Award

Target Field - Home of the Minnesota Twins

Brownfield Renewal, 2010

Award of Excellence

St. Luke's Medical Center - Healing Garden

Wisconsin Green Building Alliance (WGBA), 2010

Green Washington Award

ShoWare Center

Seattle Business Magazine, 2010

Distinguished Project Award

ShoWare Center

Northwest Construction Consumers Council (NWCCC), 2009

Best New Green Project Award

ShoWare Center

Real Estate and Construction Review - NW Region, 2009

Renewable Energy and Sustainable Design in Buildings Award

University of Colorado Denver - Research 2

Colorado Renewable Energy Society (CRES), 2008

Big Diverter Award

Aurora Medical Center - Hospital & Sitework

WasteCap Resource Solutions, 2008

Big Diverter Award

Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center

WasteCap Resource Solutions, 2007

Award of Excellence

Johnson Controls - Brengel Technology Center

Wisconsin Green Building Alliance (WGBA), 2005

OUR TEAM AWARDS

 

Estimator of the Year

Steve Resset

Daily Reporter, 2015

 

 

Rising Young Professional

Ben Anderson

Daily Reporter, 2015

Harvey Peterson Safety Award

Mel Langlais

Associated General Contractors – Greater Milwaukee Chapter, 2015

Best Use of Technology

Jason Geschke

Daily Reporter, 2014

Safety Director of the Year

Mel Langlais

Daily Reporter, 2014

Top 20 Under 40 Award

Nate Gundrum

Engineering News Record (ENR) - Midwest, 2014

Outstanding Engineer of the Year

Wayne Dilling

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013

Eleven Who Care Award

Jared Broghamer

KARE 11, 2013

S.I.R. (Skills-Integrity-Responsibility) Award

Mark Sherry

Associated General Contractors (AGC) - Greater Milwaukee Chapter, 2013

Outstanding Women in Business

Maja Rosenquist

Denver Business Journal, 2013

Forty Under 40 Award

Angela Brzowski

Madison InBusiness Magazine, 2013

Newsmaker of the Year Award

Mark Tomsyck

Wisconsin Builder / Daily Reporter, 2013

Forty Under 40 - National Award

Maja Rosenquist

Building Design & Construction Magazine, 2013

Patty McConnell Networking Award

Roberta Oldenburg

Commercial Real Estate Women - Wisconsin (WCREW), 2012

Diversity in Business Award

Lynn Littlejohn

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2012

Distinguished Achievement Award

Tom Gunkel

University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2012

Capstone Volunteer of the Year Award

Frank Sarno

Junior Achievement - Upper Midwest Region, 2012

Forty Under 40 Award

Scott Heberlein

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2012

Women in Business Award

Sandy Sponem

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2012

Forty Under 40 - National Award

Peter Rumpf

Building Design & Construction Magazine, 2012

Newsmaker of the Year Award

Roberta Oldenburg

Wisconsin Builder / Daily Reporter, 2012

Business Hall of Fame Laureate Award

Mort Mortenson

Junior Achievement - Upper Midwest Region, 2011

Distinguished Graduate Award

Mercy Wright

Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce, 2011

Lifetime Achievement Award

Mort Mortenson

Associated General Contractors (AGC) - Minnesota Chapter, 2011

Forty Under 40 Award

Mark Donahue

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2011

University Medal Award

Mort Mortenson

University of Colorado - Boulder, 2011

Top 20 Under 40 Award

Peter Rumpf, Jeff Madden, Andy Wiegman

Engineering News Record (ENR) - Midwest, 2011

Forty Under 40 Award

Ben Goetter

Milwaukee Business Journal, 2011

Newsmaker of the Year Award

Kurt Theune

Wisconsin Builder / Daily Reporter, 2011

Forty Under 40 Award

Brad King

Madison InBusiness Magazine, 2011

Top Professional in Real Estate & Construction Award

Bob Hansen

Denver Business Journal, 2011

Twenty On the Rise Award

Pedro Lopez

Minnesota Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, 2011

Minnesotans on the Move Award

Scott Ganske

Finance and Commerce, Inc., 2011