Awards + Recognition

Awards:

2017 Passive Housing Institute US (PHIUS) Passive House Projects Competition Affordable Housing Winner – The Henry and Jeanette Weinberg Commons

2017 Passive Housing Institute US (PHIUS) Passive House Projects Competition Multifamily Housing Honorable Mention – The Henry and Jeanette Weinberg Commons

2016 Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) Passive House Projects Competition Multifamily Housing Honorable Mention – Ivy City

2013 ABC Cumberland Valley Chapter Excellence in Construction Awards for Commercial

2013 ABC Cumberland Valley Chapter Excellence in Construction Awards for Interior Renovation and Restoration

2012 The Frederick Board of County Commissioners and the Department of Solid Waste Management Award for “Waste Reduction and Recycling”

2011 Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. “First Place Winner Excellence in Construction Award – FCPS Consolidated Office Building Category A-3 Commercial Construction

2011 Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. “Third Place Certificate Winner Excellence in Construction Award – Thistle Hill Professional Center Healthcare – Construction

2011 Entrepreneur Council of Frederick County Awards nomination for “Small Established Business” – Bruce Zavos

2011 City of Frederick Historic Preservation Award for “New Construction” – Bernard W. Brown Community Center

2011 Borough of Gettysburg Award for Exceptional Merit for “Complete Rehabilitation” – 22 Chambersburg Street

2010 LEED for Schools GOLD Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council – USGBC LEED Scorecard

2009 National Historic Trust for Preservation Award – Gates of Ballston Apartments (Arlington)

2008 Excellence in Construction Award- 1st Place Category G-1 Interior Renovation / Restoration – Warner Construction Office Build-Out

2008 Housing Association of Non-Profit Developers (HAND) Award for “Best Project, Virginia” – Gates of Ballston Apartments (Arlington)

2008 Virginia Housing Award for “Best Preservation/Revitalization Effort” – Mountain Oak Apartments (Front Royal)

2004 Arlington County Historical Affairs and Landmark Review Board Award for “Commercial Restoration/Renovation” – Lorcom Arms Apartments

Recognition:

Arlington’s New Green
Northern Virginia Magazine, Jan 2013

Hood College Athletic Center – “Athletic complex takes shape at Hood College”
Gazette.net, July 2011

Vida Senior Residences at Brightwood – “Pervious Paver Installation at the Vida Senior Residences”

VIDA Groundbreaking – “Affordable Housing in the Recovery Summer”
White House Blog, 28 July 2010

VIDA Senior Residences – “On the Drawing Board”
Building Design + Construction Magazine, April 2010

Private Residence – “Contemporary Appeal”
Spaces Magazine, Jan 2010

Empowerhouse Design

Solar Decathlon 2011 Passive House Design – “Passive Powerhouse”
Residential Architect Magazine, Sept/Oct 2010