AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

ELEMENT has contributed to a number of high-profile award-winning projects.

Awards:
  • Top Ten Project Award, 2013 AIA’s Committee on the Environment
  • Top Ten Project Plus Award, 2015 AIA’s Committee on the Environment
  • Citation and Interior Awards, 2014 GSA Design Awards
  • Green Washington Award Winner – Special Recognition for Cutting-Edge Buildings, 2013 Seattle Business Magazine
  • Office Buildings, National Design-Build Awards, 2013 Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA)
  • Wood Design Award, 2014 National Wood Design Awards
  • Beyond Green Honor Award- First Place for High Performance Buildings December, 2012 National Institute of Building Sciences, Sustainable Buildings Industry Council
  • Best of the Best: Government/Public Building, 2015 Engineering News-Record
  • Citation, 2014 GSA Design Awards
  • Project of the Year, 2015 Design-Build Institute of America
  • Excellence in Design (Architecture), 2015 Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA)
  • Excellence in Process, 2015 Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA)
  • Outstanding Project Award, New Buildings $30M – $10M, 2013 National Council of Structural Engineers Associations
  • Best Project- Government/Public Buildings, 2013 Engineering News-Record Best Projects Structural Engineers Associates of California
  • Best of Design Awards: Facade, 2015 The Architect’s Newspaper
  • Diamond Award, 2014 American Council of Engineering Companies of New York
  • Project of the Year, 2014 New York State Society of Professional Engineers
  • Construction Achievement Project of the Year Award, 2015 The American Society of Civil Engineers-Metropolitan Section
  • Excellence Award, 2015 Center for Active Design
  • MIPIM Architectural Review Future Project Awards, 2006
  • Best Cultural Draw, 2016 Wallpaper Design Awards
  • Citation Award, 2016, Design Awards for Architecture AIA San Francisco
  • Excellence in Business Ebbie Award, 2015 The Building San Francisco Awards, San Francisco Chamber of Commerce
  • Award of Merit and Government/Public Building Category, 2015 Engineering News-Record California
  • Top Ten Project Award, 2015 AIA’s Committee on the Environment
  • New Orleans Honor Award, 2012 AIA
  • Louisiana Honor Award, 2012 AIA
  • Winner, 2016 U.S. Small Business Administration Growth Accelerator Fund Competition
  • Excellence in Structural Engineering Award, 2013 National Council of Structural Engineers Associations
  • Progressive Architecture Award Citation, 2015 ARCHITECT Magazine
  • Inaugural RIBA International Prize Finalist, 2016 Royal Institute of British Architects
  • Merit Award for Future Project, 2012 American Institute of Architects New York Chapter
  • Roger H. Corbetta Award for Quality Concrete Award of Merit with Special Recognition in Architectural Design, 2015 Concrete Industry Board
  • Healthcare Design Award, 2011 AIA Academy of Architecture for Health
  • Delivery Process Innovation, 2011 AIA BIM Award
  • Merit Award 2010, AIA Seattle
  • InAward Design in Healthcare, 2010 IIDA, Northern Pacific Chapter
  • Best of the Year, Healthcare, 2010 Interior Design magazine
  • Honor Award for Architecture, 2009 AIA
  • Top Ten Green Projects, 2008 AIA/COTE
  • Honor Award, 2007 Minnesota AIA
  • Citation, 2000 Progressive Architecture Award
  • Merit Award, 2016 Institutional Category Southern California Development Forum Design Awards
  • Excellence in Residential Design Innovation Award, 2016 Society of American Registered Architects
  • International Highrise Award Finalist, 2016 DAM
  • Finalist, 2016 World Architecture Festival Awards
  • Best Tall Building Award, 2016 CTBUH
  • Project of the Year, Best Project in Airport/Transit Category and an Award of Merit for Safety, 2015 Engineering News-Record New York’s Best Projects Competition
  • International Project of the Year, 2015 British Construction Industry Awards
  • Best New Building, 2015 MASterworks Awards, The Municipal Art Society
  • Nominated for Inaugural RIBA International Prize, 2016 Royal Institute of British Architects
  • Building of the Year, 2015 AJ120 Awards
  • Award of Excellence: Special-Use Structures, 2015
  • Good Design is Good Business Award Winner, 2014 Architectural Record
  • Green Architecture Good Design Award, 2014 The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies and The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design
  • Award of Excellence: Sustainable Commercial Design, 2014 International Interior Design Association, Delta Region
  • American Architecture Award, 2013 The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design Landscape Design, 2010, National Design Awards
  • Pinnacle Award of Merit Award, 2010 Marble Institute of America
  • Best Project: Development Category, 2011 Commercial Property Executive’s Distinguished Achievement Awards
  • Best Commercial Project, 2009 Design and Building with Forest Stewardship Council-US (FSC-US®) Awards
  • Gold Award and Sustainable Design Award in the Innovation Design and Development of a New Project, 2011 International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) U.S. Design and Development Awards
  • Merit Award, 2010 American Institute of Steel Construction IDEAS2 Awards
  • Excellence in Concrete Award, 2008 Las Vegas Chapter of the American Concrete Institute
  • Special Recognition, 2001 AIA San Francisco Interior Architecture Awards
  • Award of Honor, 2001 AIA San Francisco Interior Architecture Awards
  • Merit Award (for Central Utility Plant), 2015 American Institute of Architects, San Diego
  • IDA Gold Award First Prize, 2014 Industrial and Life Science Design International Design Awards (IDA)
  • People’s Choice Award, 2013 Boston Society of Architects’
  • Preservation Achievement Award, 2011 Boston Preservation Alliance
  • International Award, 2011 RIBA
  • Harleston Parker Medal, 2014 Boston Society of Architects Design Awards
  • South Central Construction Best of 2010 Award of Excellence
  • Community Service Award, 2009 Construction Communications
  • Award of Excellence, 2006 American Concrete Institute

Recognition:

  • “Via 57 West”, 7 Sept. 2016, Architect Magazine
  • “New (residential) icon: introducing Bjarke Ingels Group’s Via 57West”, 25 Feb. 2016, Wallpaper
  • A BIG New York Debut: West 57th”, 7 Feb. 2011, ArchDaily
  • “Via 57 West”, 1 Sept. 2016, Architectural Record
  • “A First Look at the Great Pyramid of West 57th Street”, 4 March 2016, New York Magazine
  • “Pyramid Power”, Nov. 2016, Architectural Digest
  • “Federal Center South Building 1202 / ZGF Architects”, 12 Nov. 2016, ArchDaily
  • Federal Center South Building 1202, Designed by ZGF Architects”, 3 April 2013, Architect Magazine
  • “New Seattle Federal Building being held up as a model of Green Construction”, 19 Oct 2012, Puget Sound Business Journal
  • “GSA’s Federal Center South Building honored with AIA Top Ten Plus Award for ‘verified’ sustainable performance”, 22 April 2015, Building Design + Construction
  • “An Energy-Efficient Building That Lives Up To The Hype”, 3 July 2014, Co-Design
  • “FBI and GSA Dedicate the New Benjamin P. Grogan and Jerry L. Dove Federal Building”, 10 April 2015, FBI.gov
  • “Benjamin P. Grogan & Jerry L. Dove Federal Building”, 1 June 2015, Architect Magazine
  • “FBI South Florida Headquarters / Krueck + Sexton Architects”, 3 June 2015, ArchDaily
  • “Best of the Best Government/Public Building: Benjamin P. Grogan and Jerry L. Dove Federal Building”, 9 March 2016, Engineering News-Record
  • “Out of Dust and Debris, a New Jewel Rises”, 9 Nov. 2014, New York Times
  • “Fulton Center”, 16 Jan. 2015, Architectural Record
  • Fulton Center Named ENR New York Project of the Year”, 10 Nov. 2015, Engineering News-Record
  • “Fulton Center is first subway station to receive special rating for environmental friendliness”, 16 March 2016, Metro
  • “Fulton Center / Grimshaw”, 14 Jan. 2016, ArchDaily
  • “Building for Industry: The New Orleans BioInnovation Center brings biotech start-ups to the city in a LEED Gold structure”, Nov/Dec 2014, Green Building and Design Magazine
  • “Bioinnovation Center”, May 2013, GreenSource Magazine
  • “2015 AIA COTE Top 10: New Orleans BioInnovation Center”, 22 April 2015, Architect Magazine
  • “NVIDIA: Gensler”, 13 Jan 2016, Architect Magazine
  • “Health Care Goes Lean and Green,” March 2012, GreenSource,
  • “Beautifully Lean,” October 2011, Contract
  • “Factory Efficiency Comes to the Hospital,” 9 July 2010, The New York Times,
  • “Benefits of Reinventing the Wheel”, February 2010, Structural Engineering & Design
  • “Seattle Children’s Bellevue Clinic / NBBJ”, 18 Aug. 2011, ArchDaily
  • “Seattle Children’s Bellevue Clinic and Surgery Center by NBBJ”, 13 Nov. 2011, Contract
  • “Seattle Children’s Bellevue Clinic’s green roof pays dividends”, 5 Oct. 2016, Health Facilities Management Magazine
  • “Seattle Children’s hospital set to open new Bellevue clinic”, 20 June 2010, The Seattle Times
  • “The Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life / VJAA”, 7 Sept. 2009, ArchDaily
  • “Bridge from the Past”, Fall 2008, High Performance Buildings
  • “Award-winning Tulane student center is a study in green living”, 20 Sept. 2008, The Times-Picayune
  • “DAZZLING DESIGN”, May 2007, New Orleans Magazine
  • “Tulane wins design award”, 16 Jan. 2009, Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

 

  • “Check out Nvidia’s new polygon headquarters from the air” 22 Aug. 2016, Silicon Valley Business Journal
  • “Gensler Designs New Silicon Valley Headquarters for Nvidia” 21 Feb. 2013, ArchDaily
  • “Gensler Triangulates a New Santa Clara Headquarters for NVIDIA”, 21 Feb. 2013, The Architect’s Newspaper
  • Nvidia Plans New Office Campus in Santa Clara, California”, 20 Feb. 2013, Bloomberg
  • “Welcome to the New Fulton Center”, 10 Nov. 2014, Metropolitan Transportation Authority
  • “Fulton Center by Grimshaw”, 12 June 2015, The Architect’s Journal
  • “National Museum of African American History and Culture Review: Power With a Light Architectural Touch”, 14 Sept. 2016, The Wall Street Journal
  • “Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture / Adjaye Associates”, 30 Aug 2016, ArchDaily
  • Mission Of African-American Museum Writ Large In Its Very Design”, 15 Sept. 2016, NPR
  • “David Adjaye On His Design for the National Museum of African American History and Culture”, 19 Sept. 2016, Architectural Digest
  • “Take a Look Inside the National Museum of African American History and Culture”, 14 Sept. 2016, Architect Magazine
  • “New National Museum of African American History and Culture Shines on the Mall”, 14 Sept. 2016, Interior Design
  • “The Story behind the design of the African American history museum”, 15 Sept. 2016, The Washington Post
  • “Building Panels Bound for Smithsonian Stay Safe”, Jan 2015, Packaging World
  • “Public Safety Campus”, 3 May 2016, Architect Magazine
  • “Public officials celebrate opening of state-of-the-art Public Safety Building in Mission Bay”, 16 April 2015, The Examiner
  • “At San Francisco Safety Center, Something Old, Something New”, 28 April 2015, Civil Engineering
  • “New S.F. police headquarters commands respect, if not love”, 26 May 2015, San Francisco Chronicle
  • “Designers Share Plans for Public Safety Building”, 13 Feb. 2013, Green Building News
  • “New Orleans BioInnovation Center: New Orleans, LA: Undeniably New Orleans”, Winter 2016, High Performance Buildings
  • “New Orleans BioInnovation Center”, 16 June 2014, Architectural Record
  • “NVIDIA building a case for virtual reality in Architecture”, 3 June 2016, San Francisco Chronicle
  • “City Center Las Vegas: 6 LEED Gold certifications”, 25 Feb. 2010, ArchDaily
  • “City of the Strip”, 12 March 2010, Architect Magazine
  • “Building It Big in Las Vegas”, 26 May 2009, The New York Times
  • “City Center”, 16 Aug. 2010, Architectural Record
  • “City of the Glammed”, 27 Jan. 2010, The Architect’s Newspaper
  • “Las Vegas, USA – MGM’s $8.5 billion development, CityCentre”, 1 April 2010, The Architectural Review
  • “Tishman Completes Las Vegas’ $8.5 Billion CityCenter Project”, 16 Dec. 2009, World Property Journal
  • “Bay and Beyond” Design Awards, 18 Feb. 2001, San Francisco Chronicle Magazine
  • “Border Crossing,” Feb. 2001, Interior Design
  • “LEED-Gold for Central Plant at UC San Diego Jacobs Medical Center”, Kitchell Progress
  • “Jacobs Medical Center latest example of region’s hospital expansion”, 20 Nov. 2016, The San Diego Tribune
  • “UCSD Planes for Major Healthcare Projects”, 23 April 2010, School Construction News
  • “The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) Art of Americas Wing” 25 Feb. 2015, ARCHITECT Magazine
  • “The Art of the Americas: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston”, Summer 2010, American Art
  • “Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to open Art of the Americas Wing and Shapiro Family Courtyard, designed by Foster + Partners”, 19 May 2010, Museum of Fine Arts Boston Press Release
  • “Emerald Jewel: The new Art of the Americas wing at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts transforms the institution for the next century”, 4 Feb. 2011, Architectural Lighting
  • “Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA, Foster + Partners”, 10 Feb. 2011, Architect’s Journal
  • “Expanded High Museum of Art Opened in November”, 13 Nov. 2005, Dexigner
  • “Woodruff Arts Center: Renzo Piano”, 27 Feb. 2006, Arcspace.com