Orlando AIA Chapter Names Brasfield & Gorrie Contractor of the Year
April 26, 2016
Architectural association recognizes Brasfield & Gorrie
Orlando, Fla. (April 26, 2016) – Brasfield & Gorrie today announced that the company has been named “Contractor of the Year” by the Orlando chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA).
Presented during AIA Orlando’s 2016 Design Awards Gala in Orlando, Florida, the award recognizes a company or firm in Florida that has exemplified a sincere and genuine interest in effecting outstanding craftsmanship and workmanship in the performance of work.
“This honor reflects our commitment to excellence not only in building outstanding projects, but also in building relationships with our architecture and design partners, who are integral to our success,” said Brasfield & Gorrie Regional President Tim Dwyer.
During the ceremony, a project Brasfield & Gorrie constructed was honored for design excellence. Architect HKS Inc. received an award recognizing the design of Florida Hospital for Women, which Brasfield & Gorrie completed in January 2016.
About Brasfield & Gorrie
Founded in 1964, Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets. We are skilled in construction best practices, including virtual design and construction, integrated project delivery, and lean construction, but we are best known for our preconstruction and self-perform expertise and exceptional client service. Brasfield & Gorrie has 11 offices and approximately 2,600 employees. Our 2015 revenues were $2.3 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield & Gorrie 27th among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2015.
About AIA Orlando
AIA Orlando is one of the largest AIA chapters in the state of Florida. The chapter consists of over 600 members, including allied and associate members. Our chapter is dedicated to serving its membership by creating opportunities for professional development and fellowship. AIA Orlando is also committed to serving the community and heightening the recognition of our profession to the community, and we consistently encourage all of our members to become active leaders in the community and the profession through participation in one of the many committees and initiatives that exist within our organization.