Awards

Ontario Association of Architects

The Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) Awards program highlights the best in architectural design and innovation by Ontario architects.

In 2015, our firm was awarded an OAA Design Excellence Award and OAA Sustainable Design Excellence Award for the Vale Living with Lakes Centre in Sudbury, Ontario.

Canada’s Best Managed Companies

In 2017, our firm was awarded Gold Status from Canada’s Best Managed Companies program, one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing best-in-class Canadian-owned and -managed companies with revenues over $15-million. We won our initial Best Managed award in 2013, and have successfully retained our status since then.

Association of Consulting Engineers

The Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards are given to projects that demonstrate a high quality of engineering, imagination, and innovation. Held annually since 1969, the Awards are the most prestigious mark of recognition for consulting engineers in Canada, presented jointly by the Association of Consulting Engineers of Canada (ACEC) and Canadian Consulting Engineer magazine.

Our firm has won four Awards in this program: Nortel Networks Clean Room Manufacturing Facility (Award of Merit, 2001), Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport Expansion (Award of Excellence, 2004), Ravensview Wastewater Treatment Plant (Award of Excellence, 2010), and Vale Living With Lakes Centre (Award of Excellence, 2012).

Consulting Engineers of Ontario

The Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) Awards recognize outstanding engineering projects by Ontario firms and celebrate the important contributions that consulting engineers make in improving the social, economic, and environmental quality of life across the province and Canada.

In 2010, our Ravensview Wastewater Treatment Plant was awarded the prestigious Willis Chapman Award. Likewise, we were awarded a CEO Award of Merit for the Vale Living with Lakes Centre in 2012 and the Third Crossing Environmental Assessment in 2014.

Northern Ontario Business Awards

The Northern Ontario Business Awards (NOBA) celebrate successful businesses throughout Northern Ontario.

Our firm won the NOBA Company of the Year (51+ employees) Award in 2011, and the NOBA Top 5 Best Places to Work Award in 2013.

Ontario Wood WORKS!

The Ontario Wood WORKS! Award for Green Building Wood Design is presented to buildings that demonstrate how wood contributes significantly to the overall environmental performance by reducing energy and resource use, minimizing pollution, and sequestering carbon.

The Vale Living with Lakes Centre, located on the campus of Laurentian University in Sudbury, won the Green Building Wood Design Award in 2012.

Holcim Foundation

The Holcim Foundation holds an international competition that recognizes innovative projects and future-oriented concepts that go beyond balancing environmental performance, social responsibility, and economic growth. Winning projects exemplify architectural excellence, a high degree of transferability, and extend notions of sustainable design and construction through all stages of their individual lifecycles.

In 2008, our Vale Living with Lakes Centre project was awarded the prestigious Holcim North America Award for Sustainable Construction.