Excellence in Construction


UC Santa Barbara - Interactive Learning Pavilion

2022 Liberty Mutual Insurance Safety Commendation, Gold Award
US Building of the Year for 2023, World-Architects

County of San Diego - East County Office and Archive

2023 DBIA WPR Design Excellence Award and the DBIA WPR Innovation Award

2022 AIA San Diego Architecture Design Award of Merit

2021 San Diego Green Building Council (SDGBC) Sustainability Award

2021 Illumination Award of Merit

2020 San Diego Orchid Award

2020 ENR CA Best Projects, Government/Public Building Award of Merit

County of San Diego - Alpine Branch Library

2016 ENR California Best Green Project
2018 DBIA National Award of Merit in Civic/Assembly Category
SDGBC Sustainability Awards, Honor Award
SDGBC Sustainability Awards, ZNE Honor Award
California Council Society of American Registered Architects: Design Award of Honor

City of El Cajon - El Cajon Animal Shelter

2019 ENR California Best Project in Southern California, Small Project

2019 DBIA National Award of Merit, Civic/Assembly Category

2019 ASCE Outstanding Sustainable Project Winner

2019 CMAA San Diego Best Public Works Project Less than $15 Million

2019 APWA Honor Award (American Public Works Association)

2018 SARA National Design Award Winner

Cal Poly Pomona - Student Services Building

2020 AIA California, Merit Award

2020 Metal Architecture Design Award for Metal Roofing

2019 AIA-LA Design Honor Award and COTE Honor Award, Education

2019 ENR California Award of Merit in Southern California, Higher Education/Research

2019 Architecture Masterprize Winner in Architectural Design / Educational Buildings

2019 SCDF – Southern California Development Forum Honor Award, Educational Environments Category

2019 Tom Guilfoy Memorial Craftsmanship Award

Los Angeles County - Manhattan Beach Library

2016 LA Architectural Award – Civic Buildings, Award of Excellence

2016 Los Angeles Business Journal, Commercial Real Estate Awards, Best Public Project

2015 ENR California Best Projects Winner – Cultural/Worship

2015 American Public Works Association (APWA) Southern California – BEST Project Award

Irvine USD - Portola High School

2021 San Diego Green Building Council (SDGBC) Sustainability Award – Metrics & Research Built Merit Award and Certified HPI/CHPS Merit Award

2021 Golden Nugget Award, Award of Merit, Best Educational Project

2018 CASH/AIACC Award of Honor in the New Built category

2017 ENR National’s Best of the Best Award – K-12 Education

2017 ENR California’s Best of the Best Award – K-12 Education

UC Riverside – Student Recreation Center Expansion

2014 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Inland California Chapter – Merit Award and People’s Choice Honors
2015 Los Angeles Business Council (LABC) – “Beyond LA” Award
2015 Brick in Architecture Awards – Silver Award Winner

CSU Northridge – Valley Performing Arts Center

2012 Los Angeles Business Council – Award of Excellence, Civic Category
2011 AIA Los Angeles – Design Merit Award
2011 AIA San Fernando Valley – Best Project Team Award

City of Newport Beach - Civic Center and Park

2013 BEST Project Award (Buildings) for the Civic Center by APWA
AIAOC 2013 Design Award Winner
AIA 2015 Recipient | Institute Honor Awards for Interior Architecture
AISC 2014 National Award Winner – Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel

UC San Diego - East Campus Office Building

2012 Design Build Institute of America (DBIA) Award Winner – Award of Distinction, Western Pacific Region

Tilt-Up Concrete Association- “Excellence in Achievement” and Tilt-Up Achievement “Fan Favorite” (via Facebook voting)

County of San Diego, Fallbrook Branch Library

DBIA- Western Pacific Region- Award of Excellence, 2011
Design Award of Merit by California Council Society of American Registered Architects
American Concrete Institute-Art in Concrete Award for Civic Projects
Associated Builders and Contractors of San Diego, Award of Excellence
San Diego Architectural Foundation, People’s Choice, Orchid Award
Library of the Year Award by Library Journal for San Diego County Library, 2012


Bloomingdale's - Glendale Galleria

2013 Bluebeam eXtreme Award

ICSC, United States Design and Development Awards, 2014 Retail Store Design Gold Winner

Nexus - Vivante on the Coast, Assisted Living Center

2013 SAGE Award – Project of the Year by 55+ Housing Council

2012 Innovation Award for Best CCRC or Independent/Assisted Living by the National Association of Home Builders

2012 Award for Rebranding Aging by the International Council on Active Aging

Palomar CCD - Palomar College, Multidisciplinary Instructional Building

American Institute of Architecture 2012, San Diego Chapter, SDG&E Energy Efficiency Integration Citation Award

Community College Facility Coalition (CCFC) 2012, Design Awards, Award of Honor – Growth Category

Pacific Coast Builders Conference 2012, GoldNugget Awards, Grand Award – Best Educational Project

American Institute of Architects 2011, Orange County Chapter, Honor Award

Structural Engineers Assoc of Southern California 2011, Excellence in Structural Engineering, Merit Award

CSUN - Student Recreation Center

American Institute of Architects, San Diego – COTE (Committee of the Environment) Award 2012

Athletic Business Journal – Facility Merit Award 2012

Pacific Coast Builders Conference Gold Nugget Award & Grand Award for Greenest Sustainable Commercial Project 2012

American Institute of Architects, Orange County Chapter – Award of Merit, Design(unbuilt) 2010

American Institute of Architects, San Fernando Valley – Award of Merit, Design (unbuilt) 2009

International Interior Design Association, Southern California Chapter, Calibre25 Team Nomination

Caltech - KISS Tolman-Bacher Compound

Engineering News Record – Best of the Best in the Country, Small Projects 2015

Los Angeles Business Council – “Exceptional Contribution,” Sustainable Real Estate Category 2015

LA Business Council – Southern California Development Forum – Honor Award Architectural Award  2015

LEED Platinum Certification, USGBC 2014

AIA California Council – Merit Award for Excellence in Design 2014

AIA Pasadena Foothill Chapter – Honor Award for Excellence in Design 2014

USGBC Los Angeles – Sustainable Innovation Honor Award 2014

AIA Pasadena Foothill Chapter – Honor Award for Savings by Design 2014

Westside Urban Forum – Westside Prize Honor Award 2014

City of Pasadena – Historic Preservation Award 2014