Project Recognition We're Proud to Share

Being awarded the project is a good start.

Being awarded for our work is a great finish.

During the more than 100 years we've been in business, many have recognized us for our efforts.

We are honored and proud of that recognition.

The American Council of Engineering Companies has honored us with the 2005 Grand Conceptor Award for our work with the South Florida Water Management District to help restore the Everglades.

The following is just a sampling of some of our other award-winning projects making our clients successful:

  • Jeffrey Energy Center Constructed Wetlands, St. Mary's, Kan.; Power article
    Power Magazine Water Award
  • International Student Housing Complex, Doha, Qatar; BenchMark article
    2014 MEED Editor's Award for innovation, design and leadership
    2014 MEED Sustainable Project of the Year and Louis Berger Building Project of the Year
  • New Parkland Hospital Central Utility Plant, Dallas; BenchMark article
    2014 Engineering Excellence National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2014 Engineering Excellence Gold Medal in Building/Technology Systems, American Council of Engineering Companies of Texas
  • Regional Readiness Center, Cumming, Ga.
    2014 Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia
  • Aerial LiDAR Survey & PLS-CADD Modeling Services, California, Nevada and Utah
    2014 Merit Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado
  • Plum Creek Water Purification Facility, Castle Rock, Colo.
    2014 Merit Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado
  • Big Bull Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant, Edgerton, Kan.
    2014 Engineering Excellence National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2014 Engineering Excellent Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas
    2014 Capstone Award, Kansas City Business Journal
  • Wacker Drive and Congress Parkway Reconstruction, Chicago
    2014 Engineering Excellence Grand Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2014 Engineering Excellence Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois
  • La Crosse County Landfill and Gundersen Health System CHP Project, Onalaska, Wis.; BenchMark article
    2014 Engineering Excellence Grand Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri
    2012 Project of the Year Award, EPA Landfill Methane Outreach Program
  • University of Missouri East Campus Chilled Water Plant, Columbia, Mo.
    2014 Engineering Excellence Grand Award, American council of Engineering Companies of Missouri
  • Battlespace Environment Lab, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M.; BenchMark article
    2014 National Award of Merit, DBIA
    2013 Design-Build Merit Award for Institutional Projects over $10 million, DBIA Mid-America Region
    2009 Honor Award for Concept Design, AMC Design Awards Program
  • NOvA Far Detector Building, Ash River, Minn.; BenchMark article
    2013 Engineering Excellence Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois
  • Erie North Water Reclamation Facility, Erie, Colo.; BenchMark article
    2013 Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado 
    2013 Design-Build Honor Award, Design-Build Institute of America
  • Westminster Meadowlark Subdivision & Transit-Oriented Development Waterline, Westminster, Colo.; BenchMark article
    2013 Merit Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado 
  • Laramie River Station Overfire Air, Wheatland, Wyo.; BenchMark article
    2013 Merit Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado  
  • Sunrise Powerlink Project, California
    2013 Engineering Excellence Golden State Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of California
    2012 Best Civil Works/Infrastructure Project, Engineering News-Review California
  • Mulvane Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements, Mulvane, Kan.; BenchMark article
    2013 Engineering Excellence National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2013 Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas
    2012 Public Improvement Award (5,000-19,999 population), American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas
    2012 Award of Excellence, Associated General Contractors of Kansas
    2012 Honor Award for Water/Wastewater Projects under $10 million, Design-Build Institute of America
  • Burns & McDonnell World Headquarters Renovations, Kansas City, Mo.
    2013 Capstone Award, Kansas City Business Journal
  • Extension to Qatar National Convention Centre and Link Bridge, Doha, Qatar; BenchMark article
    2012 Leisure and Tourism Project of the Year in Qatar, MEED Quality Awards for Projects 
  • Thermal Energy Corp. Master Plan Implementation, Houston; District Energy cover story
    2012 Engineering Excellence Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2012 Engineering Excellence Gold Medal in Energy, American Council of Engineering Companies of Texas
    2011 First Place in New Industrial Facilities or Process at the Chapter, Regional and Society (International) Levels for its Thermal Energy Storage Tank; Technology Awards Program; American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers
    2009 Tank of the Year Award in Standpipe Category for its 8.8-Million Gallon Thermal Energy Storage Tank, Steel Tank Institute
  • Kansas Airspace Awareness Tool, Topeka, Kan.; BenchMark article
    2012 Engineering Excellence Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2012 Engineering Excellence Award,
     American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas
  • Biofuels of the Future: The ZeaChem Solution, Boardman, Ore.; BenchMark article
    2012 Engineering Excellence National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2012 Engineering Excellence Grand Conceptor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri
  • Iatan Generation Station Unit 2, Weston, Mo.
    2012 Engineering Excellence National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2012 Engineering Excellence Grand Conceptor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri
  • Veterans Memorial Bridge Over the Missouri River*
    2012 Engineering Excellence Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri
  • Aquifer Storage and Recovery Project Phase II Water Treatment Plant, Wichita, Kan.
    2012 Honor Award, Design-Build Category, Associated General Contractors 
  • GE Advanced Technology and Research Centre, Doha, Qatar
    2011 Honorable Mention Award, Metal Architecture Design Awards; BenchMark article
  • Maine Power Reliability Program, Maine
    2011 Top 10 Infrastructure Projects of the Year, International Right-of-Way Association
  • TriState North Remediation, Wichita, Kan.
    2011 Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas
  • Frito-Lay Biomass Boiler, Topeka, Kan.
    2011 Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas
  • ConocoPhillips Benzene Reduction Project, Oklahoma City, Okla.
    2011 Spirit of Performance Award, ConocoPhillips Management Committee
  • F-22 Squadron Operations and Aircraft Maintenance Unit Hangar, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii
    2011 Merit Award for Concept Design, Air Force Design Awards Program
  • Electric Transmission Texas Battery Storage Facility, Presidio, Texas
    2011 Engineering Excellence National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies; news release; BenchMark article
    2011 Engineering Excellence Gold Medal in energy, Texas Council of Engineering Companies
  • Gainesville Regional Utilities South Energy Center, Gainesville, Fla.
    2011 Engineering Excellence National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies; news release; BenchMark article
    2011 Engineering Excellence Grand Award in energy, Florida Institute of Consulting Engineers
    2010 Design Build Merit Award, Design Build Institute of America, Mid-America Chapter
  • Middletown-Norwalk Transmission Project, Norwalk, Conn.
    2011 Engineering Excellence National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies; news release; BenchMark article
    2011 Engineering Excellence Gold Medal in energy, American Council of Engineering Companies of Connecticut
  • Cadillac Lake Drainage Improvement District, Wichita, Kan.
    2011 City Public Improvement Award for the 50,000 and above population category, American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas
  • Southern Zone 1 Pipeline, Westminster, Colo.
    2011 Engineering Excellence Merit Award in water and stormwater, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado
  • Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District Missouri River Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements, St. Louis, Mo.
    2011 Engineering Excellence Grand Award in water and stormwater, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri; BenchMark article
  • Briarcliff Development Mine Backfill, Kansas City, Mo.
    2011 Engineering Excellence Grand Award in environmental, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri; BenchMark article
  • U.S. Central Command Headquarters, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
    2010 Award for Concept Design, AMC Design Awards Program
  • Building 260 Modernization, Electric Boat Submarine Facility, Groton, Conn.
    2010 Design-Build Institute of America National Award
  • Defense Fuel Storage Facility at Naval Base Point Loma, San Diego
    2010 Top Project Starts, California Construction
  • Lake City Army Ammunition Plant Explosive Waste Incinerator, Independence, Mo.
    2010 Engineering Excellence Grand Conceptor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri; BenchMark article
  • Ineeda Cleaners Granulated Activated Carbon Remediation System, Hutchinson, Kan.
    2010 Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas
  • Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel Project, Canton, Ohio
    2010 Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Ohio
  • Goodman Energy Center, Hays, Kan.
    2010 Engineering Excellence Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois; BenchMark article; TechBriefs article
  • Buckeye Armed Forces Reserve Center, Buckeye, Ariz.
    2009 Engineering Excellence Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Arizona; BenchMark article
  • Boschert Greenway, St. Charles County, Mo.
    2010 Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri
  • Transmission Technology: McClain to 134th/Penn, Oklahoma City
    2010 Gold Medal Winner, Texas Council of Engineering Companies
  • Fairplay Wastewater Treatment Plant, Fairplay, Colo.
    2010 Merit Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado; BenchMark article
  • Craig Station Unit 3 Increased Generation Capacity, Steamboat Springs, Colo.
    2010 Merit Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado
  • Ameren Training Center, St. Louis
    2009 Best Practice Award, St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers
  • Southwest Minnesota Wind Transmission Upgrade, Worthington, Minn.
    2009 Honor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of California
  • Utility System Master Plan, Rapid City, S.D.
    2008 Outstanding Engineering Achievement of the Year, South Dakota Engineering Society, Black Hills Chapter
  • Fractionator Capacity Upgrade, ONEOK, Bushton, Kan.
    2008 Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas; BenchMark article
  • Colorado City Water Treatment Plant Expansion, Colorado City (Colo.) Metropolitan District
    2008 Merit Award, Design-Build Institute of America Rocky Mountain Chapter
  • Rosecrans Air Traffic Control Training Complex, Missouri Air National Guard,
    St. Joseph, Mo.

    2008 Best Project, Design-Build Institute of America Mid-America Region
  • Gillette Wastewater Treatment Facility Improvements, City of Gillette, Wyo.
    2007 Project of the Year Award, American Public Works Association, Rocky Mountain Chapter
  • Taxiway A & Connectors, Jefferson City Memorial Airport
    2007 Exceptional Concrete Pavement Award, Missouri/Kansas Chapter of the American Concrete Paving Association
  • Sparta Aquifer Recovery Partnership, Union County, Ark.
    2008 Earth Day Cooperative Conservation Award, U.S. Department of the Interior; projects and articles related to the Sparta Aquifer
  • Lynn R. Morgan Water Treatment Plant Expansion, Town of Erie, Colo.
    2008 Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado
    2008 Merit Award, Design-Build Institute of America Rocky Mountain Chapter
  • Cleaner Energy: The Hunt for Mercury, Ameren UE, St. Louis
    2008 Engineering Excellence Grand Award, Missouri Chapter, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • ConocoPhillips Hydrogen Compressor Project, Borger, Texas
    2008 Engineering Excellence Grand Award, Missouri Chapter, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • GIS Solution for Project Management, Wallingford, Conn.
    2007 Primavera Excellence Award, Primavera Systems Inc.
  • Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, St. Louis
    2007 Technology Award, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers; press release
  • Lake Fort Smith Dam and Reservoir Enlargement, Fort Smith, Ark.
    2007 Engineering Excellence Award, Missouri Chapter, American Council of Engineering Companies; ACEC site
  • Chicago Open Road Tolling Project
    2006 Honor Award for Special Projects, Illinois Chapter, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • Stormwater Treatment Area 3/4, Everglades Construction Project, Florida
    2005 Grand Conceptor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2006 Public Works Project of the Year, American Public Works Association
  • U.S. Central Command, LCDR Vincent Tolbert Joint Intelligence Operations Center (formerly Joint Intelligence Complex), MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
    2009 Honor Award for Facility Design, US. Air Force Design Awards Program
    2006 Merit Award for Concept, Air Mobility Command
  • Heritage Hall, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.
    2006 Interior Design Merit Award, Air Mobility Command; BenchMark article
  • F/A-22 Technical Training Facility, Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas
    2006 Award for Concept Design, Air Education Training Command
  • New Century AirCenter Runway 18-36, Johnson County, Kan.
    2006 National Award for Best Runway Project, Kansas Asphalt Paving Association
  • F/A-22 Facilities, Langley Air Force Base, Va.
    2005 Award of Merit for Facility Design, Mid Atlantic Construction
  • Alliant's Emery Generating Station, Mason City, Iowa
    2005 Engineering Excellence Award, Iowa Chapter, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2004 Grand Conceptor Award, American Council of Engineering Companies/Iowa
  • Ameren's Labadie Power Station, St. Louis
    2005 Engineering Excellence Award, Missouri Chapter, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • Boiler House Renovations, Murray Development Center, Centralia, Ill.
    2005 Engineering Excellence Award, Illinois Chapter, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • Indian Hill Substation, Naperville, Ill.
    2005 Engineering Excellence Award, Illinois Chapter, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • Austin Energy Cooling, Heat and Power Packaged Plant, Austin, Texas
    2005 Silver Engineering Excellence Award, Texas Council of Engineering Companies; technical paper; press release
  • I-55 Franklin Connector, Cermak Road to Dan Ryan Expressway, Chicago
    Exceptional Service Award, Illinois Department of Transportation
  • ConocoPhillips Low Sulfur Gasoline Project, Ponca City, Okla.
    2004 Design-Build Excellence Award, Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA)
  • MGP Ethanol Distillery Rebuild, Atchison, Kan.
    2004 Excellence Award, DBIA Mid-America Chapter; BenchMark article
  • Squadron Operations/Aircraft Maintenance Unit, Langley Air Force Base, Va.
    2004 Honor Award for Facility Design
    Merit Award for Conceptual Design
    Headquarters Air Combat Command Design Awards Program
  • Low Observable/Composite Maintenance Facility, Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla.
    2004 Merit Award for Conceptual Design, Headquarters Air Education & Training Command Design Awards Program
  • Pawnee-San Miguel 345-kV Transmission Project, Nursery Texas
    2003 Engineering Excellence Award, Kansas Consulting Engineers
    2003 National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • Cook Composites & Polymers Polyester Powder Coating Facility, Kansas City, Mo.
    2003 Excellence Award, DBIA Mid-America Chapter; BenchMark article
  • Boeing Robotic Paint Booth Facility, St. Louis
    Outstanding Achievement in HVAC design, American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
  • Staley Farms Golf Community Underground Transmission Lines, Intell Staley LLC, Kansas City, Mo.
    2003 Engineering Excellence Award, Missouri Chapter, Consulting Engineers Council; BenchMark article
    2003 National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • Nuclear Medicine Research Laboratory, U.S. Veteran's Administration Harry S. Truman Memorial Hospital for Veterans, Columbia, Mo.
    Engineering Excellence Award, Missouri Chapter, Consulting Engineers Council
  • F/A-18 Corrosion Control Facility, Marine Corps Air Station, Beaufort, S.C.
    2002 Certificate of Commendation, Naval Facilities Engineering Command
  • Bayer Central Administration Facility, Shawnee, Kan.
    2002 Excellence Award, DBIA Mid-America Chapter
  • 345-kV Plant Tie Circuit, Pasadena, Texas
    2002 Engineering Excellence Award, Kansas Consulting Engineers
    2002 National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • F/A-22 Robotics Coating Facility, Marietta, Ga.
    2001 Design-Build Excellence Award, DBIA
    2000 Nationwide Engineering Excellence Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
    2000 Engineering Excellence Award, Kansas Consulting Engineers
  • Downtown Knoxville Substation, Knoxville, Tenn.
    2001 Engineering Excellence Award, Kansas Consulting Engineers
    2001 National Recognition Award, American Council of Engineering Companies
  • Langley Air Force Base, Va.
    Merit Award for Facility Design
    Honor Award for Conceptual Design
    Headquarters Air Combat Command Design Awards Program
  • Flight Simulator/Academic Training Facility, Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla.
    Merit Award for Conceptual Design, Headquarters Air Education & Training Command Design Awards Program
  • Air Permits and Monitoring, Army Chemical School and Army Military Police School, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.
    Commander's Award for Public Service, Department of the Army Awards Program; BenchMark article
  • Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant, DeSoto, Kan.
    Heartland Award for Teamwork and Customer Care, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Awards Program
  • SEI-Wisconsin 300-Megawatt Gas-Fired Peaking Plant Location
    2001 Wisconsin Achievement Award, American Society of Civil Engineers Awards Program
  • Kansas City International Airport Apron Rehabilitation, Kansas City, Mo.
    2001 National Pavement Award, American Concrete Pavement Association
    2001 Excellence in Paving Award, Missouri/Kansas Chapter American Concrete Paving Association

*Awarded to Harrington & Cortelyou, a Burns & McDonnell company