Architect Magazine named two SOM-designed projects in the 2017 R+D Awards. The Additive Manufacturing Integrated Energy demonstration project (AMIE 1.0) received top honors, and the Vacuum-Insulated Glass Tubes concept received an Honorable Mention.
The Center for Character & Leadership Development (CCLD) at the United States Air Force Academy received an Award of Merit in the 2017 IALD International Lighting Design Awards. CCLD features a variety of innovative lighting techniques rooted in sustainability and passive design strategies.
The Center for Character & Leadership Development was selected as a winner in the 2017 SEAoNY Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards. Presented by the Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAoNY), the program recognizes creative achievement and innovation in the field.
Architizer reports on the winners of the 2017 Lumen Awards, a program that recognizes exemplary architectural lighting design. The Center for Character & Leadership Development at the U.S. Air Force Academy received the Award of Excellence.
The Strand Theater has been honored with awards from the Society for Experimental Graphic Design and the California Heritage Council. SOM's renovation of the theater resurrected a century-old movie house to provide a performance space for the American Conservatory Theater.
The new United States Courthouse is one of three SOM-designed projects to win a 2017 Los Angeles Architectural Award. Pen Factory and the Long Beach Civic Center project were also recognized in the annual competition, which is hosted by the Los Angeles Business Council.
The Center for Character & Leadership Development received the Award of Excellence in the 2017 Lumen Awards from the New York chapter of the Illuminating Engineering Society. The annual award program celebrates professionalism, excellence, and originality in lighting design.
Two SOM-designed projects were named to the shortlist for the 2017 New London Awards, an annual program supported by the Mayor of London. The nominees, Lexicon and the New Covent Garden Market Master Plan, are also eligible for a People's Choice Award, to be decided by a public vote.
The Structural Engineers Association of Illinois recognized JTI Headquarters as Most Innovative Structure in the 2017 Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards. Located in Geneva, the building demonstrates SOM’s commitment to integrated design, sustainability, and innovative workplace solutions.
The University Center at The New School and The Kathleen Grimm School for Leadership and Sustainability at Sandy Ground are finalists for the 2017 Urban Land Institute Global Awards for Excellence. The award winners will be announced in October 2017.
On June 6th, 2017, the Urban Green Council will recognize SOM Associate Director Brian Kaplan as a Service Award winner at its Summer Member Reception. An active member of Urban Green since 2009, Kaplan sits on the Monthly Programs Committee.
The University of Illinois has honored SOM Structural and Civil Engineering Partner William F. Baker with the Alumni Achievement Award, its highest honor. The award is presented to alumni who have attained outstanding success and distinction in their professions.
Public Safety Answering Center II, a new municipal facility in New York City, was announced as a winner in the 2017 NYCxDesign Awards. The annual awards program is presented by Interior Design magazine in collaboration with the International Contemporary Furniture Fair.
The new United States Courthouse, a design-build project by SOM and Clark Construction Group, was named Project of the Year by the Design-Build Institute of America, Western Pacific Region. The award celebrates projects that exemplify interdisciplinary teamwork, innovation, and problem solving.
The SOM-designed United States Courthouse in Los Angeles received a 2017 Westside Urban Forum Design Award in the Public: Institutional category. The annual competition recognizes projects, programs, and policies in Los Angeles County.