Awards & Honors

2014

U.S. Green Building Council

Orange County Chapter
Most Sustainable Design/Engineering Firm Award

American Society of Landscape Architects

California Sierra Chapter
Honor Award: Coastline Community College Newport Beach Campus

ENR California

Best K-12 Project: e3 Civic High
Best Culture/Worship Project Merit Award: Arboretum at Christ Cathedral

Orange County Engineering Council

Engineering Project Achievement Award: Edwards Lifesciences Parking Structure

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Orange County Chapter
Architectural Engineering Project of the Year Award: Edwards Lifesciences Parking Structure

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Citation Award: Pacific Dental Services
Merit Award: Student Recreation Center at California State University, Northridge
Honor Award: Arboretum at Christ Cathedral
COTE Citation Award: Montgomery Middle School

CEFPI Architectural Awards

Project of Distinction: e3 Civic High School

2013

American Institute of Architects

San Fernando Valley Chapter
Citation Award: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

City of Claremont

Excellence in Design Award
Excellence in Design - Renovation: Honnold Mudd Library

National Intramural Recreation and Sports Association (NIRSA)

Outstanding Sports Facility Award: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

Orange County Engineering Council (OCEC)

Award of Achievement: Coastline Community College Newport Beach Campus

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Sustainable Project of the Year Award: Coastline Community College Newport Beach Campus

California Parks & Recreation Society (CPRS)

Award of Excellence - Facility Design - Community Centers/Mixed-Use Facility, Class 2: Brentwood Community Center

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Chapter (AIACC)

Award of Honor - Modernization & Reconstruction: South Tahoe High School - Theater Arts and Design Academy (TADA)
Award of Honor - Project in Design: Downtown Charter High School - San Diego

2012

U.S. Green Building Council

San Diego Chapter
Commercial Interior Project of the Year: LPA, Inc. San Diego Office

American Institute of Architecture

Orange County Chapter
AIAOC 25-Year Award - Design: The Marketplace, Tustin, CA
AIAOC Award of Honorable Mention - Design: Cal Poly Pomona Recreation Center
AIAOC Award of Honorable Mention - Savings by Design: Southland Industries
Honorable Mention - Design: Monarch Valley Student Center
Merit Award - Design: Southland Industries

American Institute of Architecture

Inland Chapter
Honor Award: RCCD Center for Justice and Civil Liberties
Citation Award: Chino Hills Civic Center

American Institute of Architecture

San Diego Chapter
SDG&E Energy Efficiency Integration Citation Award: Palomar Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Building
Citation Award: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center
COTE Award: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

Athletic Business

Facility Design Awards
Facility of Merit: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

Community College Facility Coalition (CCFC)

Design Awards
Award of Honor - Growth Category: Palomar Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Building

Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA)

Western Pacific Region Annual Design-Build Awards
Distinction Level Award Design Excellence: College of San Mateo College Center

Engineering News Record (ENR)

Design Awards
California's Design Firm of the Year Award
Citation Award: Fullerton Public Library Renovation and Expansion

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Grand Award - Best Educational Project: Palomar Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Building
Grand Award - Green Sustainable Commercial Project: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center
Award of Merit - Best Interior Renovations: Southland Industries

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Award of Honor: San Marcos High School

Pre-Cast Concrete Institute (PCI)

Honorable Mention - Best Office Building (Low Rise): Watson Land Company

2011

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Honor Award: Palomar College Multidisciplinary Building
Honor Award: South Tahoe High School
Honor Award: Chestnut Residence
Award of Merit: Santiago Canyon College Science Building
Citation Award: California State University Eastbay Student Recreation & Wellness Center

American Institute of Architects

California Council / Savings by Design
Savings by Design Award: Santiago Canyon College Science Building

American Institute of Architects

Committee on the Environment Award
COTE Award: California State University Eastbay Student Recreation & Wellness Center

American Institute of Architects

Central Valley Chapter
Award of Merit: California State University Eastbay Student Recreation & Wellness Center

American Institute of Architects

Inland Chapter
Honorable Mention: California State University San Bernardino College of Education

American Institute of Architects

Long Beach / South Bay Chapter
Award of Merit: Lawndale High School Student Services
Citation Award: Chino Hills Government Center

American Society of Landscape Architects

Sierra Valley Chapter
Award of Merit: Gauche Aquatic Park
Award of Merit: Mountain View Planned Community Red Bluff

American Institute of Architects

California Council / Coalition for Adequate School Housing
Award of Excellence: Newport Harbor High School Robins Hall
Award of Excellence: South Tahoe High School 4 Special Programs

Structural Engineers Assoc of Southern California

Excellence in Structural Engineering
Merit Award: Palomar Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Building

American Institute of Architects

California Council Concrete Masonry Association California / Nevada Design Awards
Award of Honor Sustainable Category: South Tahoe High School
Award of Merit Education Category: Santiago Canyon College Science Building

Community College Facility Coalition

Design Awards
Award of Honor: Los Angeles Valley College Monarch Student Center
Award of Merit: Mt. San Jacinto Community College District-Wide Master Plan

2010

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Award of Merit: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center
Award of Merit: Orange Coast College Inter-Disciplinary Classroom Building

American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)

Southern California Chapter
Quality of Life Awards: Environmental Nature Center

CA Higher Education Sustainability Best Practice Awards

Best Practice Awards
Overall Sustainable Design, Honorable Mention: CSUSB College of Education
Overall Sustainable Design, Honorable Mention: West Los Angeles Athletics & Allied Health Complex

Community College Facility Coalition (CCFC)

Design Award
Award of Excellence - Growth Category: Pasadena City College - College Center
Award of Honor: Cypress College Humanities Building Remodel
Best Schools: CSUSB College of Education

Associated General Contractor's Marvin M. Black Partnering Award

Marvin M. Black Award
Best Principles of Partnering: JPL Flight Projects Center

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Merit Award - Best Public / Private: Chino Hills Government Center

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Award of Honor - New Built: Hawthorne Elementary School

2009

American Institute of Architects

Inland Chapter
Honor Award: American Career College
Citation Award: Mt. San Jacinto College, Menifee Campus, Technology Center

American Institute of Architects

Central Valley Chapter
Citation Award: Redding Library

American Institute of Architects

San Fernando Valley Chapter
Award of Merit: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

American Institute of Architects

Long Beach / South Bay Chapter
Merit Award: El Camino Community College - Humanities Building

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Merit Award: Hector Godinez High School

American Institute of Architects

California Council / Savings by Design
Savings by Design Merit Award: Environmental Nature Center

Architectural Foundation of Los Angeles

Green Design Awards
Merit Award: Surfrider Foundation Headquarters

California Construction / McGraw Hill

Best of CA Construction
Winner in the Cultural category for Southern California: Laguna Beach Susi Q Community and Senior Center

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Award of Honor: Hector Godinez High School
Award of Honor: Livermore High School AG & Tech Complex
Award of Excellence: Science & Technology Center at Beverly Hills High School

California Parks & Recreation Society

Facility Design and Park Planning - Cultural Facilities
Award of Achievement - Community Centers: Laguna Beach Senior & Community Center

Community College Facility Coalition (CCFC)

Design Award
Honor Award: West Los Angeles Athletics & Allied Health Complex
Merit Award: IVC Business & Science & Technology Bldg.

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Grand Award for Sustainable Commercial: Environmental Nature Center

2008

American Institute of Architects

Inland California Chapter
Citation Award: Hawthorne Elementary School

American Institute of Architects

Committee on Architecture for Education
Award of Merit: Santiago Canyon College Library

The California Parks and Recreation Society

Facility Design and Park Planning - Cultural Facilities
Award of Excellence - Cultural Facilities: Temecula Library

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Award of Merit: East Natomas Education Complex
Award of Merit: Marco Antonio Firebaugh High School
Award of Merit: Melrose Elementary School

National School Board Association

Learning by Design Award
Citation of Excellence: Santiago Canyon College LRC
Honorable Mention: Cesar Chavez Elementary School

2007

American Society of Landscape Architects

California Chapter
Merit Award: Southwestern Community College Child Development Center

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Honor Award: Palomar College Learning Resource Center
American Institute of Architects
San Diego Chapter
Merit Award: Palomar College Learning Resource Center

American Institute of Architects

California Council Concrete Masonry Association California / Nevada Design Awards
Grand Education Award: Hector Godinez High School
Honor Award in Education: Santiago Canyon College Library
Merit Award in Sustainability: Santiago Canyon College Library

Society for College and University Planning (SCUP / AIA-CAE)

Excellence in Architecture for a New Building
Honor Award: Santiago Canyon College Library

CORENET Global / IIDA / AIA

Sustainable Leadership Awards for Design
Commended Sustainable Leadership for Design Collaboration: Wal-Mart Aurora, CO

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Grand Award: Best Office / Professional Building - CI Design
Grand Award: Best Custom Residential - Chestnut Residence
Merit Award: Best Office / Professional Building - Hesperia City Hall
Merit Award: Best Public / Private Special Use Facility - Temecula Library
Merit Award: Best Sustainable Commercial - Wal-Mart, Aurora, CO

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Award of Merit: Laguna Beach High School Modernization

American Association of School Administrators / American Institute of Architects / Council of Educational Facility Planners International

Citation Award: Cesar Chavez Elementary School

California High Performance Schools (CHPS)

Green Apple Awards
Honorable Mention CHPS Project - Cesar Chavez Elementary School

2006

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Merit Award: Cypress College Maintenance & Operations Building
Merit Award: Santiago Canyon College Library

American Institute of Architects

Central Valley Chapter
Honor Award for Significant Work in Architecture: Wal-Mart Experimental Supercenter
Merit Award for Significant Work in Green Architecture: LPA, Inc. Corporate Offices
Citation Award for Significant Work in Green Architecture: Wal-Mart Experimental Supercenter

American Institute of Architects

Inland California Chapter
Merit Award: Woodcrest Elementary School

American Institute of Architects

California Council / "Savings by Design"
Citation Award for Innovative Building Systems, including Natural Ventilation & Daylighting Strategies: Sonoma State University Recreation Center
Citation Award for Exceptional Performance in a Large Suburban Office Park: Toyota South Campus

American Public Works Association (APWA)

Inland Empire Chapter
Project of the Year Award: Moreno Valley Conference & Recreation Center

Community College Facility Coalition (CCFC)

Design Award
Merit Award: Southwestern College Child Development Center

American Institute of Architects

California Council Concrete Masonry Association California / Nevada Design Awards
Education Category

Grand Award: Sonoma State University Recreation Center
Honor Award: Cesar Chavez Elementary School
Sustainable Category
Grand Award: Sonoma State University Recreation Center
Honor Award: Cesar Chavez Elementary School

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Best Public / Private Special Use Facility: CSU San Bernardino Student Union
Best Public / Private Recreational Use Facility: Sonoma State University Recreation Center
Best Retail Project: Mission Motorsports

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects - California Council (AIACC)

Award of Honor - Beverly Hills High School Science & Technology Center

2005

U.S. Green Building Council

LEED®-CI Certified: LPA Inc. Irvine Office Headquarters

American Society of Landscape Architects

Honor Award: Toyota South Campus Expansion

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Award of Excellence: Thurston Middle School
Award of Honor: Woodcrest Elementary School
Award of Honor: Cesar Chavez Elementary School

American Institute of Architects

California Council / "Savings by Design"
Merit Award: Cesar Chavez Elementary School

American Institute of Architects

California Council Concrete Masonry Association California / Nevada Design Awards
Honor Award: Samueli Jewish Campus

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Merit Award: Cesar Chavez Elementary School
Merit Award: Press Enterprise Headquarters
Merit Award: Orange Coast College "ABC" Science Building
Merit Award: Mt. San Jacinto College, Menifee Campus, Technology Center

Pacific Coast Builder Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Best Sustainable, Non-Residential Project: Woodland Police Facility

National Intramural Recreational Sports Association

Outstanding Sports Facility: Sonoma State University Recreation Center

2004

U.S. Green Building Council

LEED® Certified: Woodland Police Facility Headquarters
LEED® Certified: Cotati Police Facility

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Honor Award: San Diego Jewish Academy
Honor Award: Tarbut V'Torah Upper School & Community Building at the Samueli Jewish Campus
Honorable Mention Award: Santiago Canyon College Science Building
Honorable Mention Award: Cuyamaca Community College Student Center
Honorable Mention Award: Shasta County Library

American Institute of Architects

Central Valley Chapter
Merit Award: Woodland Police Facility Headquarters
Merit Award: Grayson Community Center

American Institute of Architects

Redwood Empire
Citation Award: Sonoma State University Recreation Center

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Best Sustainable / Green, Non-Residential Project of the Year: Toyota South Campus Expansion
Special Judges Award: Toyota South Campus Expansion
Merit Award: Orange County Credit Union

American Public Works Association (APWA)

Sacramento Chapter
Project of the Year Award, Structures, Division 2: Woodland Police Facility Headquarters

American Public Works Association (APWA)

Southern California Chapter
Building of the Year: Rancho Santa Margarita City Hall & Community Center

City of Fairfield

Design Award
Merit Award: Green Valley Corporate Park - St. Paul Companies Building

Community College Facility Coalition (CCFC)

Design Award
Award of Excellence - Southwestern College LRC

California Construction / McGraw Hill

California Construction
Best Civic: Woodland Police Facility Headquarters
Best Office / Private Sector: Toyota South Campus Expansion

2003

U.S. Green Building Council

LEED® Gold: Toyota South Campus Expansion

American Institute of Architects

California Council / "Savings by Design"
Merit Award: Premier Automotive Group, N. A. Headquarters

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Merit Award: Mission Viejo City Hall and Library

2002

U.S. Green Building Council

LEED® Certified: Premier Automotive Group, N. A. Headquarters

American Institute of Architects

California Council
Merit Award: Mendez Intermediate School

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Honorable Mention: Halford Residence
Honorable Mention: Hector Godinez High School
Honorable Mention: Fire Station No. 51
Honorable Mention: Pacific Coast Campus LRC

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Merit Award: Premier Automotive Group, N. A. Headquarters
Merit Award: Sage Hill School

2001

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Award of Excellence: Broadway Golden Elementary School
Award of Excellence: Hector Godinez High School
Award of Excellence: Escondido Elementary Schools

American Institute of Architects

Long Beach / South Bay Chapter
Honor Award: CSU Chancellor's Office
Honor Award: Broadway Golden Elementary School
Merit Award: Temple Willow Maintenance Facility

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Honor Award: Mendez Intermediate School
Honorable Mention Award: Sage Hill School
Honorable Mention Award: Broadway Golden Elementary School

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Grand Award: Fire Station No. 51

2000

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Honor Award Running Springs Elementary School

American Institute of Architects

California Council Concrete Masonry Association California / Nevada Design Awards
Merit Award: Tarbut V'Torah Community Day School

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Merit Award: TGS Irvine Corporate Campus
Merit Award: Escondido Elementary Schools
Merit Award: Temple Willow Maintenance Facility

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Merit Award: Woodbridge Office Building
Merit Award: CSU Chancellor's Office
Merit Award: Airport Corporate Center

National School Boards Association

Learning by Design
Citation of Excellence: Tarbut V'Torah Community Day School

1999

Coalition for Adequate School Housing (C.A.S.H.) / American Institute of Architects California Council (AIACC)

Award of Merit: Paramount Park K-8 School

Athletic Business

Facility Design Awards
Facility of Merit - Brea Community Center

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Honor Award: Mission Imports
Honor Award: Mossimo Corporate Headquarters
Honorable Mention: CSU Chancellor's Office
Honorable Mention: Irvine Spectrum Fire Station
Honorable Mention: San Diego Jewish Academy

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Merit Award: Anaheim Downtown Community Center

1998

American Institute of Architects

Orange County Chapter
Honor Award: Tarbut V'Torah Community Day School
Honorable Mention: Sage Hill School

Pacific Coast Builders Conference

Gold Nugget Awards
Grand Award: Mission Viejo Public Library
Merit Award: Mossimo Corporate Headquarters

American Public Works Association (APWA)

Public Works Project of the Year, Structures $2 - $10 million: Mission Viejo Library

1997

American Society of Landscape Architects

Southern California Chapter
Honor Award: South Chula Vista Library

American Institute of Architects

Western Mountain Region
Honor Award: Lake Hills Chapel

American Institute of Architects

State of Colorado
Honor Award: Lake Hills Chapel

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