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16 stunning wood buildings win 2015 Wood Design Awards

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16 stunning wood buildings win 2015 Wood Design Awards

Jackson Hole (Wyo.) Airport and Stapleton Library in Staten Island, N.Y., are among the projects honored by WoodWorks.


By Wood Products Council | February 3, 2015
16 stunning wood buildings win 2015 Wood Design Awards

The Wood in Educational Buildings award winner, Indian Mountain Student Arts & Innovation Center in Lakeville, Conn. Photo: Robert Benson Photography

WoodWorks, an initiative of the Wood Products Council, announced the winners of its 2015 Wood Design Awards at the Bay Area Wood Solutions Fair in Oakland, Calif., on January 27.

“The Wood Design Awards are an opportunity to recognize extraordinary buildings that exemplify, not only wood’s beauty, but the versatility and structural performance attributes that make it such an interesting material to architects and engineers,” said Jennifer Cover, PE, Executive Director of WoodWorks. “Collectively, this year’s award winning projects celebrate the kind of innovative thinking that continues to expand the possibilities for wood use—and bring wood’s cost, sustainability and other advantages to a wider range of projects.”

Check out the 2015 winners:

 
National Winners

 

Jury’s Choice: Live Oak Bank Headquarters • Wilmington, N.C.

Photo credit: Mark Herboth Photography 

Architect – LS3P Associates Ltd
Structural Engineer – Woods Engineering
General Contractor – Clancy & Theys Construction

 

 
Institutional Wood Design: Jackson Hole Airport • Jackson, Wyo.

Photo credit: Matthew Millman Photography

Architect – Gensler
Engineer – Martin/Martin
General Contractor – Wadman Corporation

 


Wood in Educational Buildings: Indian Mountain Student Arts & Innovation Center • Lakeville, Conn.

Photo credit: Robert Benson Photography

Architect – Flansburgh Architects
Structural Engineer – Roome & Guarracino
General Contractor – United Construction & Engineering

 


Beauty of Wood: Stapleton Library • Staten Island, N.Y.

Photo credit: Naho Kubota
Architect – Andrew Berman Architect
Structural Engineer – Gilsanz
General Contractor – Plaza Construction

 


Multi-Story Wood Design: N-Habit Belltown • Seattle, Wash.

Photo credit: Lifestring Photography
Architect – Bushnaq Studio Architecture + Design
Structural Engineer – DCI Engineers
General Contractor – Charter Construction

 


Wood in Government Buildings: Mojave Rivers Ranger Station • Acton, Calif.

Photo credit: John Edward Linden Photography

Architect – Marcy Wong Donn Logan Architects
Structural Engineer – Gregory P. Luth & Associates
General Contractor – Swinerton Builders

 


Green Building with Wood: Reveley Classroom Building at the University of Idaho • Moscow, Idaho

Photo credit: Sozinho Imagery

Architect – Patano Studio Architecture, LLC
Structural Engineer – DCI Engineers
General Contractor – Quality Contractors, LLC

 


Commercial Wood Design – Industrial: Sauter Timber Production Facility • Rockwood, Tenn.

Photo credit: Andreas Sauter, Tim Clay Photography

Architect – Sauter Timber LLC
Structural Engineer – Grossman Bau GmbH
General Contractor – Botkin Construction

 

 

Commercial Wood Design – Office: Venture Capital Office Headquarters • Menlo Park, Calif.

Photo credit: Eric Staudenmaier

Architect – Paul Murdoch Architects
Structural Engineer – Simpson Gumpertz & Heger
General Contractor – Louis Ptak Construction
 


Regional Excellence Winners

 

Angeles National Forest Supervisor’s Office Building • Arcadia, Calif.

Photo credit: Ricardo Lopez

Architect – HMC Architects
Structural Engineer – Thornton Tomasetti
General Contractor – PW Construction, Inc.

 


Saint Edward Catholic Church • Keizer, Ore.

Photo credit: George King

Architect – Di Loreto Architecture, LLC
Structural Engineer – WDY, Inc.
General Contractor – The Grant Company

 


Project; ARCHITECTURE • Provo Canyon, Utah

Photo credit: Nicholas Steffens

Architect – Integrated Technology in Architecture Center, University of Utah
Structural Engineer – Acute Engineering
Contractor – Euclid Timber Frames

 


SAC Federal Credit Union Headquarters • Papillion, Neb.

Photo credit: Brad Anderson

Architect – LEO A DALY
Structural Engineer – Ginsburg
General Contractor – Meyers Carlisle Leapley Construction

 


Burr Burton Academy Mountain Campus • Peru, Vt.

Photo credit: Al Karevy

Architect – Bensonwood
Structural Engineer – Annette Dey, PE
General Contractor – Bensonwood

 


The Georgetown University Calcagnini Contemplative Center • Bluemont, Va.

Photo credit: Alan Karchmer Architectura Photography

Architect – Dynerman Architects pc
Structural Engineer – McMullan & Associates
General Contractor – Howard Shockey & Sons/Walnutdale Building Company

 


University of North Carolina at Greensboro Dining Hall Renovation • Greensboro, N.C.

Photo credit: Tripp Bulla

Architect – Gantt Huberman Architects
Structural Engineer – Bulla Smith Design Engineering
General Contractor – Rogers Hardin Davis

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