Awards and recognition

A job well done, a budget met and a schedule streamlined — it’s what we promise and what we deliver in every project. Over the years, making good on that promise has consistently made us a leader and top performer in the construction industry. As a testament of our dedication to quality, we’re proud of the hard-earned awards and recognition we’ve received from peers, professionals, clients and trade organizations.

The Job is the Boss

Design-Build Institute of America

2016 — “Mid-America Region Merit Award” — Mooresville High School Renovation, Mooresville, IN

2015 — “March Hotel/Hospitality Over $25 Million” — Fort Lee 1,000-Room Lodging Facility

2015 — “March Hotel/Hospitality Under $25 Million” — Cannon Air Force Base Dormitory FY 2011

2012 — Southeast Region Design-Build Award — “First Place Public Sector Over $15 Million” – Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Dormitory, Charleston, SC

2010 — National Design-Build Award — “Best Project Private Sector Building Over $25 Million” – Nevada Cancer Institute Engelstad Cancer Research Building, Las Vegas, NV

2010 — National Design-Build Merit Award — “Merit Project Public Sector Building $25 – 50 Million” – Armed Forces Reserve Center, Norman, OK

2010 — Great Lakes Region Design-Build Award — “Honorable Mention Project Institutional/Commercial/Retail Building Over $10 Million” – Airman’s Dormitory, Scott Air Force Base, IL

2009 — Mid-America Region Design-Build Award — “Best Project Private Sector Building Under $25 Million” – Highlands Plaza Two, St. Louis, MO

2009 — Mid-America Region Design-Build Merit Award — “Merit Project Private Sector Building Under $25 Million” – The Center, Comprehensive Behavioral Health Center of St. Clair, East St. Louis, IL

2008 — National Design-Build Award — “Best Project Public Sector Building Under $15 Million” – Littleton Hall Enlisted Dining Facility, Twentynine Palms, CA

2008 — Western Pacific Chapter Design-Build Award — “Best Project Public Sector Building Under $15 Million” – Littleton Hall Enlisted Dining Facility, Twentynine Palms, CA

2005 — National Design-Build Award — “Merit Award Private Sector Under $15 Million” – Biomedical Systems Corporate Headquarters, St. Louis, MO

2002 — National Design-Build Award — “Best Design-Build Project in Public Sector – Under $15 Million” – Highland Recreation Center, Highland, IL

2001 — Midwest Design-Build Award — “Best Design-Build Project Over $5 Million” – McLeod USA Corporate Headquarters, St. Charles County, MO

2000 — National Design-Build Award — “Best Industrial Project Under $25 Million” – Knapheide Manufacturing, Quincy, IL

1998 — National Design-Build Award — “Best Design-Build Project in the Public Sector Under $15 Million” – Scott Club, Scott Air Force Base, IL

Tilt-Up Concrete Association

2014 — Outstanding Example of Tilt-Up Construction – Armed Forces Reserve Center, Danbury, CT

2013 — St. Louis Chapter — Outstanding Example of Tilt-Up Concrete Construction – Armed Forces Reserve Center, West Oklahoma City (Mustang), OK

2012 — Achievement Award for Green Design-Build Construction – Hitachi Computer Products Expansion, Norman, OK

2011 — St. Louis Chapter — Outstanding Example of Tilt-Up Concrete Construction – Armed Forces Reserve Center – Norman, OK

2010 — St. Louis Chapter — Outstanding Example of Tilt-Up Concrete Construction – St. Clare Church, O’Fallon, IL

2004 — St. Louis Chapter — Best Project – Jost Chemical, St. Louis, MO

Washington Aggregates and Concrete Association

2016 — Outstanding Example of Excellence in Concrete Construction — P-8A Multi-Missioned Aircraft Training Facility, NAS Whidbey Island, WA

Coins of Excellence

2011 – Rangers for SOF Battalion Operations, Ft. Lewis, WA

2011 – Rangers Excellence for SOF Battalion Operations, Ft. Lewis, WA

2011 – Puerto Rico National Guard for Armed Forces Reserve Center, Ft. Allen, Puerto Rico

2011 – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Louisville for Armed Forces Reserve Center, Ft. Allen, Puerto Rico

2010 – U.S. Pacific Fleet Joint Electronic Excellence for P-169 Hangar 5 Recapitalization, Whidbey Island, WA

2010 – COMVAQWINGPAC EA-18G Fleet Intro Team for P-169 Hangar 5 Recapitalization, Whidbey Island, WA

2008 – The Hornet Industry Team EA-18G Delivery for P-169 Hangar 5 Recapitalization, Whidbey Island, WA

2008 – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Tulsa, National Air Training Center for U.S. Customs Hangar & Maintenance Complex, Will Rogers Int’l Airport, Oklahoma City, OK

2008 – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Tulsa for U.S. Customs Hangar & Maintenance Complex, Will Rogers Int’l Airport, Oklahoma City, OK

General Tire

Commitment to Excellence Contributor

Never Ending Commitment to Excellence

Concrete Council of St. Louis

Quality Concrete Award – Superior Use of Architectural Concrete

Society of American Military Engineers, Seattle & Tacoma Posts

2016 — “Projects of Excellence” – Large Business – Silver Award – Multi-Mission Aircraft Training Facility, NAS Whidbey Island, WA

2009 — “Design Excellence Award Winner” – Small Business – Gold Award – P-169 Hangar Recapitalization, NAS Whidbey Island, WA

Construction Industry Institute

Five cost effectiveness awards for exceptional level of achievement in design and construction cost effectiveness, innovative construction techniques and providing significant cost savings.

St. Louis Construction News and Review

10 separate awards for outstanding construction

AIA, Southern Illinois Chapter

2004 — “Best Overall” Interior Renovation Category – Rose Design Renovation, St. Louis, MO

CON/Steel Alliance

2011 — Building of the Year Finalist – Donnewald Distributing Headquarters & Distribution Center, Greenville, IL

National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)

2016 — NAIOP Southern Nevada Contractor of the Year

Corps of Engineers Awards

Medallion of Excellence from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for professionalism and excellent management

“Outstanding Contractor” in 2009 by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Omaha District for O’Connell Barracks and Company Operations Facility at Fort Carson, CO

“Contractor of the Year” in 1997 by the U.S. Army Great Lakes and Ohio River Division for excellent management, dedication to quality and partnering approach

3rd Quarter Team Excellence Project Delivery Team by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Tulsa District for Integrated Support Facility at Tinker Air Force Base

Metal Construction Association

Merit Award for advancement of industry objectives

American Subcontractor Association

Honored in 2003, 1997 and 1996 as “General Contractor of the Year” for outstanding general contractor/subcontractor relationships

National Safety Council

2009 — Occupational Excellence Achievement Award – Excellent Safety Rating

NASA

Director’s Commendation for Extraordinary Leadership

Group Achievement for Extraordinary Leadership

Certificate of Appreciation — Exemplary Personal Contributions

State of Illinois

Thomas H. Madigan – Outstanding Achievement Award for New School Construction

Southwest Contractors Magazine

“Best of 2009” — Best Office/Industrial – Nevada Cancer Institute Support Services Building, Las Vegas, NV

“Best of 2004” — Best Public Project under $5 Million – Aliante Fire Station #56, North Las Vegas, NV

“Best of 2003” — Best Private Project under $5 Million – Aliante Home Finding Center, North Las Vegas, NV

St. Louis Regional Chamber and Growth Association

2012 – 17th Annual Greater St. Louis Top 50 Award

St. Louis Business Journal

2012 — Heroes of the Planet Award – Green Building Efforts