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Design Awards

  • AIA – The Boston Society of Architects
    2009 Sustainable Design Award for Design
    for: Garthwaite Center for Science and Art, Cambridge School of Weston
    Cambridge, MA
  • AIA – The Boston Society of Architects
    2009 K-12 Education Facilities Design Award for Design
    for: Garthwaite Center for Science and Art, Cambridge School of Weston
    Cambridge, MA
  • AIA – The Boston Society of Architects
    2009 K-12 Education Facilities Honor Award for Design Excellence
    for: The Children's School
    Stamford, CT
  • McGraw Hill
    Best of 2009 Award of Merit for Higher Education / Research
    for: Mount Holyoke College New Residence Hall
    South Hadley, MA
  • Connecticut Building Congress
    2009 Project Team Award - New Construction Award of Merit
    for: Waterbury High School
    Waterbury, CT
  • AIA Committee on the Environment
    2008 Top Ten Green Projects Award
    for: Garthwaite Center for Science and Art, Cambridge School of Weston
    Cambridge, MA
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
    2008 Excellence in Construction Award  “Best in Show”
    for: Connecticut College Asset Reinvestment Program
    New London, CT
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
    2008 Excellence in Construction Award
    for: Wesleyan University - Suzanne Lemberg Usdan University Center
    Middletown, CT
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
    2008 Excellence in Construction Award
    for: Windham Hospital Emergency Department Expansion
    Windham, CT
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
    2008 Excellence in Construction Award
    for: The Children’s  School
    Greenwich, CT
  • PACE - People's Action for Clean Energy, Inc.
    2007 Business Award
    for: van Zelm’s decades-long commitment to the engineering principles and practice of sustainable design
  • ACEC-Connecticut
    2006 Engineering Excellence – Grand Award
    for: Clark University Lasry Center for Bioscience
    Worcester, CT
  • Architectural Jury of the American Association of School Administrators
    2006 Citation for School Construction Excellence
    for: Waterbury Performing Arts Magnet School
    Waterbury, CT
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
    2006 Excellence in Construction Award
    for: University of Connecticut Student Union
    Storrs, CT
  • Connecticut Building Congress
    2006 Project Team Award — Major New Construction
    for: Pfizer Clinical Research Center
    New Haven, CT
  • AIA – The Boston Society of Architects
    2006 Citation for Design
    for: Lakeland Hospital – Niles Campus
    Niles, MI
  • Consulting Specifying Engineer Magazine
    2005 ARC Award – Project of the Year
    for: Clark University Lasry Center for Bioscience
    Worcester, CT
  • AIA Connecticut
    2005 Design Award
    for: Hopkins School – Heath Commons
    New Haven, CT
  • ACEC-Connecticut
    2005 Engineering Excellence
    for: Waterbury Palace Theater and Performing Arts Magnet School
    Waterbury, CT
  • Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation
    2005 CT Preservation Awards
    for: Waterbury Palace Theater
    Waterbury, CT
  • ACEC-Connecticut
    2004 Engineering Excellence Award
    for: Trinity College Raether Library & Information Technology
    Hartford, CT
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
    2004 Excellence in Construction Award
    for: University of Connecticut Biology/Physics Building
    Storrs, CT
  • AIA-Connecticut
    2003 Design Award
    for: University of Connecticut Health Center Musculoskeletal Institute
    Farmington, CT
  • The Real Estate Exchange
    2003 Real Estate Awards – Blue Ribbon Prize
    for: Warner Theater
    Torrington, CT
  • Connecticut Building Congress
    2003 Project Team Award — Major Renovation/Expansion
    for:Capital Community College
    Hartford, CT
  • The Real Estate Exchange
    2003 Real Estate Awards – Grand Prize
    for: Capital Community College
    Hartford, CT
  • Society of College and University Planning (SCUP)  and
    American Institute of Architects Committee on Education

    2003 Excellence in Planning Award
    for: Capital Community College
    Hartford, CT
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
    2003 Excellence in Construction Award
    for: Hopkins School  - Heath Commons
      New Haven, CT
  • The Real Estate Exchange
    2003 Real Estate Awards
    Outstanding Achievement  & Excellence in Construction
    for: Learning Resource and Technology Center Manchester Community College
    Hartford, CT
  • AIA Connecticut
    2002 Design Award
    for: The Foote School
    New Haven, CT
  • Building Design & Construction
    2002 Building Team Project of the Year
    for: Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts New Belding Theater
    Hartford, CT
  • AGC Build Connecticut Awards - 2002
    New Large Construction Category
    for: Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts New Belding Theater
    Hartford, CT
  • The Real Estate Exchange
    2002 -Seventh Annual Connecticut Real Estate Awards
    for: Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts New Belding Theater
      Hartford, CT
  • Consulting-Specifying Engineer
    2001 Integrator Award – Institutional Category
    for: Hartford Hospital C.O.R.E. (Central Sterile, Operating, Radiology, Emergency)
    Hartford, CT
  • Connecticut Engineers in Private Practice
    2001 Engineering Award of Merit
    for: SINA / The Learning Corridor
    Hartford, CT
  • The American Planning Association
    2000 Outstanding Planning Award for a Special Community Initiative
    for: SINA / The Learning Corridor
    Hartford, CT
  • Crow Island School Citation 2000
    for: Saxe Middle School
    New Canaan, CT
  • AIA New York Association of Architecture
    Excellence in Design
    for: Fisher Science and Academic Center
    Simon’s Rock College of Bard
    Great Barrington, MA
  • AIA Connecticut Design Award
    Architecture: The Encompassing Art
    for: Information Café at Homer D. Babbidge Library
    University of Connecticut at Storrs
  • Connecticut Building Congress Project Team Award
    for:   SNET Corporate Offices (Data Processing Center Renovation)
    New Haven, CT 
  • IESNA International Illumination Design Award
    for:   SNET Corporate Offices (Data Processing Center Renovation)
    New Haven, CT
  • Connecticut Engineers in Private Practice Engineering Excellence Award
    for: The Hartford Insurance Company
    “Injecti-Mixer” Static Mixing Tubes to Prevent Coil Freezing
    Hartford, CT
  • Connecticut Engineers in Private Practice Engineering Excellence Award
    and ASHRAE Region I Technology Award

    for: Fleet Bank Corporate Services Center
    Chiller Plant and Cooling System Improvements
    Hartford, CT
  • AIA Honor Award
    for: Bass Center for Molecular & Structural Biology, Yale University
    New Haven, CT
  • AIA Honor Award
    for: Main Gate - Pfizer U.S. Pharmaceutical, Inc.
    Groton, CT
  • Connecticut Engineers in Private Practice Engineering Excellence Award
    for: Southern New England Telephone Co. - Generator Replacement
    Hartford, CT
  • IESNA International Illumination Design Awards
    for: John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance  Company - Berkeley Building
    *  Main Lobby and Main Corridor Illumination
    *  Office space Illumination
    *  Dorothy Quincy Suite Function Room Illumination
  • AIA Honor Award
    for: Yale University Center for American Arts
    New Haven, CT
  • CSA/AIA Design Award
    for: Miss Porter's School  - The Wean Recreation Center
    Farmington, CT
  • Connecticut Engineers in Private Practice Engineering Excellence Award
    for: Yale University  Boyer Center for Molecular Medicine
    New Haven, CT
  • CSA/AIA Design Award
    for: Yale University  Boyer Center for Molecular Medicine
    New Haven, CT 
  • Connecticut Engineers in Private Practice Engineering Excellence Award
    for: Harry A. Gampel Pavilion & Wolf-Zackin Natatorium
    University of Connecticut at Storrs
  • BOMA - National Award
    for: Aetna Life & Casualty Insurance Company
    "Tower Renovation"
    Hartford, CT
  • BOMA - Building Of The Year Award
    for: DaQui Belding Partners, Inc. Office Park Development
    - Computerized Energy Management Systems Design-
    Rocky Hill, CT
  • Connecticut Engineers in Private Practice Engineering Excellence Award
    for: Williams College Cogeneration Systems Study and Design
    Williamstown, MA
  • American Library Association Building Award
    for: Harvard University  Nathan M. Pusey Library
    Cambridge, MA
  • CSA/AIA Design Award
    for: Yale University  Seeley G. Mudd Library
    New Haven, CT
  • CBC Merit Award for Excellence in Engineering Design
    for: Hartford Hospital  Central Power Plant
    Hartford, CT
  • CSA/AIA Design Award
    for: Arts/Humanities Wing
    Taft School - Watertown, CT
  • Building Design and Construction - Reconstruction Project Award
    for: Cornell University Sage Hall
    Ithaca, NY