2014 PCI DESIGN AWARDS WINNERS

 
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     Best Office Buildings
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     Best Higher Education & Universities Display 1 - Display 2     
     Best Healthcare / Medical Buildings
     Best Custom Solutions
     Best Religious Structures Display 1 - Display 2     
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 2014 APA CRAFTSMANSHIP AWARDS

 
​​GRAPEVINE CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU - GRAPEVINE, TX

 
 









Design: ArchiTexas, Inc. - Dallas, TX
Manufacturer: Advanced Cast Stone, Inc. - Fort Worth, TX
LA SPORTS MUSEUM AND HALL OF FAME - NATCHITOCHES, LA






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Design: Trahan Architects, APAC - Baton Rouge, LA
Manufacturer: Advanced Architectural Stone - Fort Worth, TX
MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE & GAZEBO - ARLINGTON, VA












Design: Davis, Carter, Scott Design - McLean, VA
Manufacturer: Arban & Carosi, Inc. - Woodbridge, VA
USC CINEMATIC ARTS BUILDING 5 - LOS ANGELES, CA












Design: Urban Design Group - Dallas, TX
Manufacturer: Architectural Facades Unlimited, Inc. - Gilroy, CA
 

 2013 APA Awards for Excellence

 
 
UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL SERVICE - WASHINGTON, DC












Design: Quinn Evan Architect - Washington, DC
Manufacturer: Arban & Carosi, Inc. - Woodbridge, VA
Category: Building Green
Jury Comments: Strong, simple detailing of concrete elements. Nice façade and color contrasts. Effective textured
facades using three materials. Rests softly on site. Good horizontal expression of building elements.
ARCHSTONE SQUARE 673 - WASHINGTON, DC​













Design: Davis, Carter, Scott Design - McLean, VA
Manufacturer: Arban & Carosi, Inc. - Woodbridge, VA
Category: Residential
Jury Comments: Imaginative use of precast concrete. Color combinations interesting and unusual. Texture and threedimensionality
of façade is highly effective. Would be an interesting place to live. Monumental site presence.
BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM VETMEDICA, INC. - ST. JOSEPH, MO












Design: George Butler and Associates - Lenexa, KS
Manufacturer: Omega Concrete Systems, Inc. - Kansas City, KS
Category: Commercial
Jury Comments: Creative combination of precast concrete finishes and color. Strong definition of horizontal lines. Use of
functional piercing precast shear wall creates a strong entry icon and an opportunity for building signage. Minimalist interior
spaces capture exterior light in an effective way. Creative use of interior precast wall panels using texture and horizontal
lines.
CULTURAL MISSION OF THE ROYAL EMBASSY OF SAUDI ARABIA - FAIRFAX, VA












Design: Davis, Carter, Scott Design - McLean, VA
Manufacturer: Arban & Carosi, Inc. - Woodbridge, VA
Category: Educational/Spiritual
Jury Comments: Nice integration of colors and materials. Strong entry element using precast concrete surround. Simple
detailing and layering of precast concrete facades. Interesting and innovative curvilinear precast. Innovative use of
curvilinear, flying precast concrete façade. “Legorreta” like round elements at front entrance are very interesting and
functional micro-element.
DALLAS COUNTRY CLUB - DALLAS, TX












Design: MAI Design Group & Image Design - Englewood, CO
Manufacture: Advanced Cast Stone, Inc. - Fort Worth, TX
Category: Hospitality/Entertainment
Jury Comments: Nice color and texture combinations. Strong, elegant detailing of precast concrete. Exquisite detailing and
presentation of interior fireplace with wood surround. Interior hallway detailing of stone/concrete elements is impressive.
FRANKLIN SQUARE HOSPITAL - BALTIMORE, MD












Design: Wilmot-Sanz - Gaithersburg, MD
Manufacturer: Arban & Carosi, Inc. - Woodbridge, VA
Category: Medical/Government
Jury Comments: Strong expression of two-dimensional horizontality. Bold, simple expression of arrival point to the
building. Very effective use of contrasting materials to create lightness and capturing of light. Fits in well with campus
architecture.
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LA SPORTS MUSEUM AND HALL OF FAME - NATCHITOCHES, LA






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Design: Trahan Architects, APAC - Baton Rouge, LA
Manufacturer: Advanced Architectural Stone - Fort Worth, TX
Category: Hospitality/Entertainment
Jury Comments: Another "wow" project. Excellent, imaginative application of precast to create “organic” interior space.
Effective use of artificial and natural light. Exciting transition from exterior to interior. Exterior is equally impressive and
exciting.
MICRON BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS BUILDING - BOISE, ID​












Design: Hummel Architects - Boise, ID
Manufacturer: Northwest Precast - Boise, ID
Category: Educational/Spiritual
Jury Comments: Good composition, balance and proportion. Effective and creative precast detailing. Interesting
presentation with use of shadows and shading. Strong color contrast. Nice three-dimensional facade.
NATIONAL GATEWAY – OFFICE BUILDINGS I & II - ARLINGTON, VA












Design: Davis, Carter, Scott Design - McLean, VA
Manufacturer: Arban & Carosi, Inc. - Woodbridge, VA
Category: Commercial
Jury Comments: Strong building base using precast concrete. Good asymmetrical balance using expressive definition of
entry element to unite the two buildings’ masses. Rhythmic consistency. Effective color/material contrast with use of precast
concrete and glass curtain wall.
NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO HEADQUARTERS - WASHINGTON, DC












Design: Hickok Cole Architects - Washington, DC
Manufacturer: Arban & Carosi, Inc. - Woodbridge, VA
Category: Commercial
Jury Comments: Impressive design. Creative juxtaposition and layering of masses. Simple, effective detailing and delivery
of precast concrete into composition. Good marriage of precast concrete and glass curtain wall. Expressive and wellrecognized
point of entry.
REAGAN PLACE - DALLAS, TX​













Design: Good Fulton & Ferrell Architects - Dallas, TX
Manufacturer: Advanced Cast Stone, Inc. - Fort Worth, TX
Category: Commercial
Jury Comments: Strong definition of base and entry element. Exquisite detailing of precast concrete. Excellent contrast of
texture, materials and color. Defining site presence. Nice proportions.
TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY UNDERGRAD ACADEMIC CENTER - SAN MARCOS, TX












Design: Morris Architects - Houston, TX
Manufacturer: Advanced Cast Stone, Inc. - Fort Worth, TX
Category: Educational/Spiritual
Jury Comments: Pleasing color combinations. Simple, effective detailing of precast concrete. Sited well on difficult
topography. Highly compatible with natural surroundings and the campus build environment.
USC CINEMATIC ARTS BUILDING 5 - LOS ANGELES, CA












Design: Urban Design Group - Dallas, TX
Manufacturer: Architectural Facades Unlimited, Inc. - Gilroy, CA
Category: Trim/Landscape
Jury Comments: Quality and tastefulness of detailing coupled with the softness and color contrast of the landscape makes
for a quality composition. Nice presentation of micro-detailing. Strong building base using keen detailing and color contrasts.