Awards

2019

  • Hope Mills Lake Dam, Hope Mills, North Carolina – ACEC North Carolina, Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Lake Peachtree Spillway Replacement, Peachtree City, Georgia – ACEC Georgia, Excellence in Water Resources or Waste and Stormwater, Engineering Excellence Awards

2018

  • Crum Creek Viaduct Replacement Project, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania – ACEC National, Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Dominion Boulevard Improvements, Chesapeake, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Dominion Boulevard Improvements, Chesapeake, Virginia – American Public Works Association Mid-Atlantic Chapter, Project of the Year
  • Dominion Boulevard Improvements, Chesapeake, Virginia – American Society of Highway Engineers, National Project of the Year Over $20 Million
  • Fells Point Recreation Pier Sagamore Pendry Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland – Baltimore Business Journal, Best in Show, Best in Real Estate Top Projects
  • Hope Mills Lake Dam, Hope Mills, North Carolina – ASDSO, National Rehabilitation Project of the Year
  • James River Replacement Bridge, Amherst and Bedford Counties, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Merit Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Route 29 Solutions, Charlottesville and Albemarle Counties, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Pinnacle Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Route 29 Solutions, Charlottesville and Albemarle Counties, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Anne Arundel Hall Replacement, St. Mary’s City, Maryland – AIA Potomac Valley, Excellence in Design, Citation Award for Institutional Architecture
  • U.S. Route 1 Realignment, Fairfax County, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards

2017

  • 1789 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, D.C. – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Award of Merit, Renovation/Restoration
  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Pinnacle Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – AIA DC Chapter Design Award, Citation for Design and Wellbeing
  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – Modern Healthcare, Silver Award, 32nd Annual Design Awards
  • Crum Creek Viaduct Replacement Project, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Award of Merit, Highways/Bridges
  • Crum Creek Viaduct Replacement Project, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania – March of Dimes, Suburban Transportation Project
  • Dominion Boulevard Improvements, Chesapeake, Virginia – American Public Works Association Mid-Atlantic Chapter, Project of the Year
  • Dominion Boulevard Improvements, Chesapeake, Virginia – Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance, Projects Greater than $10 million (non-VDOT), Transportation Engineering Awards
  • Elizabeth River Tunnels, Norfolk and Portsmouth, Virginia – ACEC National, Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Elizabeth River Tunnels, Norfolk and Portsmouth, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Elizabeth River Tunnels, Norfolk and Portsmouth, Virginia – Design-Build Institute of America, Project/Team Award, Excellence in Design
  • Elizabeth River Tunnels, Norfolk and Portsmouth, Virginia – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Best Project, Highways/Bridges
  • Elizabeth River Tunnels, Norfolk and Portsmouth, Virginia – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Best Project, Excellence in Safety
  • Engineering News Record’s Top 500 Design Firms (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
  • FastForward1812, Baltimore, Maryland – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Award of Merit, Small Project Under $10 Million
  • Fells Point Recreation Pier Sagamore Pendry Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland – American Concrete Institute Maryland Chapter, Excellence in Concrete, Rehabilitation
  • Fells Point Recreation Pier Sagamore Pendry Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland – AIA Maryland Chapter, Honor Award
  • Fells Point Recreation Pier Sagamore Pendry Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland – AIA New York State Chapter, Award of Excellence
  • Fells Point Recreation Pier Sagamore Pendry Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Best Project, Renovation/Restoration
  • Roosevelt High School, Washington, D.C. – Building Design + Construction, Bronze Reconstruction Award
  • Route 29 Solutions, Charlottesville and Albemarle Counties Region , Virginia – Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance, Overall Winner, Transportation Engineering Awards
  • Shipley School Squash Courts and Rowing Center, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania – ABC Eastern Pa. Chapter, Merit Award, Industrial <$10 Million
  • Stony Creek Dams #9, #10–Lake Laura and Bird Haven Lake, Basye, Virginia – Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association, Best Rehabilitation Projects
  • Varina Area Library, Henrico County, Virginia – American Institute of Architects/American Library Association, Library Building Awards
  • West End Square 50, Washington, D.C. – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Award of Merit, Office/Retail/Mixed Use
  • Wildcat Point Water Supply Pipeline, Cecil County, Maryland – ABC Eastern Pa. Chapter, Excellence in Heavy Construction, Site Work >$10 Million

2016

  • Arlington Mill Community Center (AMCC),  DESIGNArlington Award of Excellence
  • Borough of Danville Dike Closure, Danville, Pennsylvania – ACEC Pennsylvania, Diamond Award, Engineering Excellence, Water Resources Category
  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – American Concrete Institute, First Place, Excellence in Concrete Construction, High Rise Buildings
  • Engineering News Record’s Top 500 Design Firms (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Meadow Creek Interceptor, Albemarle County, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Pohick Creek Watershed 8–Huntsman Lake, Fairfax County, Virginia – Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association, Most Improved Dam
  • VCU Health Emergency Department Renovation and Expansion, Richmond, Virginia – ASHE Vista Award for Renovation
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Cabell Library Additions – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Best Project, Higher Education/Research

2015

  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – American Concrete Institute Virginia Chapter, Concrete Excellence Award
  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – Design & Health International, Future Healthy Built Environment Award
  • CE News Best Firm to Work For (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
  • Coles Run Dam, Augusta County, Virginia  – Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association, Most Improved Dam
  • Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms (2014, 2015)
  • Virginia Tech’s Goodwin Hall, Blacksburg, Virginia –  Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Best Project, Higher Education/Research
  • Ragged Mountain Dam, Albemarle County, Virginia – APWA Mid-Atlantic Chapter Award, Structures-$5 Million, but less than $25 Million Category
  • Ragged Mountain Dam, Albemarle County, Virginia – Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association, Best Major Construction or Rehabilitation Project
  • Stony Creek Dam, Bedford County, Virginia – Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association, Most Improved Dam
  • VDOT I-64/Route 15 (Zion Crossroads) Interchange Improvements, Charlottesville, Virginia – Design-Build Institute of America’s (DBIA) 2015 Design-Build Project/Team, Transportation (Non-Aviation) Category, National Award of Merit

2014

  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – AIA Academy of Architecture for Health, National Healthcare Design Award
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building, Washington, DC – US General Services Administration (GSA), Public Buildings Service Honor Award
  • Ragged Mountain Dam, Albemarle County, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • University of Maryland Physical Sciences Complex – Engineering News-Record MidAtlantic, Award of Merit, Higher Education/Research
  • University of Maryland Physical Sciences Complex – AIA New Jersey Chapter, Merit Award, Built: Open Category

2013

  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond Pavilion at VCU, Richmond, Virginia – AIA Richmond, Honor Award of Excellence in Architecture
  • Deep Creek Watershed Dam 5D, Yadkin County, North Carolina – USSD, Award of Excellence in the Constructed Project
  • George Mason University Conservation Studies Residence Hall and Dining, Front Royal, Virginia – DBIA, Honor Award, Educational Facilities
  • Fairfax County Parkway Phases 1, 2 and 4, Fairfax County, Virginia – DBIA, Merit Award, Transportation Projects
  • Indian Run Dam, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania – ACEC Pennsylvania, Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Lake Townsend Dam, Greensboro, North Carolina – ACEC National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Lower Lake Dam, Pike County, Pennsylvania – ACEC Pennsylvania, Diamond Award Certificate
  • Lower Lake Dam, Pike County, Pennsylvania – ABCD Susquehanna Chapter, Medium Span Bridge Award

2012

  • Deep Creek Watershed Dam 5D, Yadkin County, North Carolina – ACEC National Recognition Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Deep Creek Watershed Dam 5D, Yadkin County, North Carolina – ACEC North Carolina, Grand Award,  Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Jefferson Memorial, Washington, DC – ACI Capitol Chapter, Project Award for Historic Repairs
  • Jefferson Memorial, Washington, DC – ASCE National Capital Section, Project of the Year Award
  • Lake Townsend Dam, Greensboro, North Carolina – ACEC North Carolina, Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Lake Townsend Dam, Greensboro, North Carolina – ASDSO, National Rehabilitation Project of the Year
  • Maryland District Court of Rockville, Maryland – AIA Academy of Architecture for Justice, Award of Excellence
  • Maryland District Court of Rockville, Maryland – NAIOP Maryland/DC Chapter, Award of Excellence, Best Institutional Facility
  • Maryland Port Authority, Innovative Dredged Material Reuse Project, Baltimore, Maryland – ARTBA, TransOvation Award
  • Maryland Port Authority, Innovative Dredged Material Reuse Project, Baltimore, Maryland – ACEC Maryland,  Engineering Excellence Award, Outstanding Project
  • VDOT Chincoteague and Marsh Island Connector (Route 175) – ACEC Virginia, Grand Award, Engineering Excellence Awards

2011

  • Andrews Air Force Base William A. Jones III Building, Andrews AFB, Virginia – DBIA, National Design-Build Award, Office Buildings
  • Dominion Chesterfield Power Station, Units 3, 4 and 5, Chester, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Merit Award,  Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Linville Land Harbor Dam Rehabilitation, Linville, North Carolina – ACEC North Carolina, Honor Award for Engineering Excellence in Water Resources, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Maryland District Court of Rockville, Virginia – Associated Builders and Contractors, Project of the Year
  • The Mason Inn, Fairfax, Virginia – DBIA, National Design-Build Award, Commercial
  • VDOT Chincoteague and Marsh Island Connector (Route 175) – ACI Top Infrastructure Project Award
  • Washington Dulles International Airport People Mover, Dulles, Virginia – Global Air Rail Awards, Airport Terminal of the Year
  • Washington Dulles International Airport People Mover, Dulles, Virginia – ASCE, Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award
  • Zweig White Hot Firm (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

2010

  • George Washington Memorial Parkway, Arlington County, Virginia – ACEC Metropolitan Washington, Grand Award and National Finalist, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • George Washington Memorial Parkway, Arlington County, Virginia – AEG, Outstanding Engineering Geology Project of the Year Award
  • MD Route 30 Hampstead Bypass, Hampstead, Maryland – DBIA, Excellence Award, Transportation Project under $50 Million
  • Sally’s Pond Dam Rehabilitation, Ringwood, New Jersey – Eastern Pennsylvania-Delaware Chapter ACI, Grand Prize Award in the Civil/Site Construction Category
  • VCU Health System Critical Care Hospital, Richmond, Virginia – ULI Richmond Vision Award, Most Innovative Project

Pre-2010

  • University of Virginia John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville, Virginia – Sports Illustrated Magazine, Best New College Basketball Arena in the Country Over the Last Decade (2009)
  • University of Virginia John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville, Virginia –  Brick in Architecture, Gold Winner for New Commercial Building (2009)
  • WMATA Brentwood Shop Expansion, Washington, D.C. –  DBIA, Design-Build Excellence Award, Rehabilitation/Renovation/Restoration (2009)
  • Hickory Log Creek Dam, Georgia – ACEC Georgia, Honor Award , Engineering Excellence Awards (2008)
  • CE News Pinnacle Award (2007, 2008)
  • Pentagon Library and Conference Center, Arlington, Virginia – DBIA, National Design-Build Award, Rehabilitation/Renovation/Restoration (2007)
  • University of Virginia John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville, Virginia – Athletic Business Magazine, Facility of Merit Award (2007)
  • University of Virginia John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville, Virginia – Pollstar Concert Industry Awards, Best New Major Concert Venue (2006)
  • Yahoola Creek Dam, Lumpkin County, Georgia – Georgia Chapter ACI, Outstanding Achievement Award (2005)
  • Rehabilitation of High Street at Port Deposit, Maryland – Deep Foundation Institute, Special Recognition Award (2005)
  • Green Lane Dam Analysis, Green Lane, Pennsylvania – ASDSO National Rehabilitation Project of the Year, Runner-up (2005)
  • BFI Old Dominion Landfill in Henrico County, Virginia – ACEC Virginia, Honor Award, Engineering Excellence Awards
  • Bee Tree Dam Rehabilitation, Buncombe County, North Carolina – Carolina Association of General Constructors (AGC’s) Pinnacle Award “Best Utility Project of the Year” (2003)
  • Bee Tree Dam Rehabilitation, Buncombe County, North Carolina – Runner up for ASDSO’s National Rehabilitation Project of the Year (2003)
  • Tower Bridge/Conshohocken Waterfront Redevelopment Project, Conshohocken, Pennsylvania – Philadelphia Chapter, PSPE, Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award (2002)
  • McKinney Lake Dam Rehabilitation, Richmond County, North Carolina (with URS) – Carolina Association of General Constructors, Best Heavy Construction Project of the Year (2002)
  • Exton Square Mall Expansion, Exton, Pennsylvania – Philadelphia Chapter, PSPE, Notable Engineering Achievement Award (2001)
  • Hyatt Regency at Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – ACI, Grand Prize Award for Cast in Place Concrete Construction (2001)
  • Tobesofkee Creek RCC Replacement Dam, Forsyth, Georgia – Georgia Chapter ACI, Renovation Project of the Year (2000)
  • Sugar Hollow Dam, Charlottesville, Virginia – ASDSO, National Rehabilitation Project of the Year (2000)
  • Douthat State Park Dam, Allegheny, Virginia – ASDSO and Centennial Medallion from American Society of Landscape Architects, Southeast Region Award of Merit (1999)
  • Robinson Branch Dams, New Jersey – ASDO, Mid Atlantic Region Award of Merit  and New Jersey Chapter ACI, Concrete Merit Award (1999)
  • Smith Lake Expansion, Emanuel County, Virginia – ASDSO, National Rehabilitation Project of the Year (1998)
  • U.S. Senate Productivity Quality Award for Significant Achievement
  • First recipient of the Geotechnical Engineering Firm of the Year Award – Associated Builders and Contractors of Metropolitan Washington