Awards

Cooper Carry has planned and executed the design of over thirty-five new urban and suburban districts, representing over 35 million square feet of facilities and billions of dollars of public and private investments. A summary of significant awards follows. We are honored to have received this recognition for our work.

2018

American Institute of Architects – Georgia, Architecture Firm of the Year

American Institute of Architects – Committee on the Environment (COTE), Top Ten Award, Georgia Institute of Technology Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA

American Institute of Architects – Georgia, Honor Award, Georgia Institute of Technology West Village Dining Commons, Atlanta, GA

Urban Land Institute – Nashville, Excellence in Development Award, Hill Center Brentwood, Nashville, TN

International Interior Design Association – Georgia, Best of Best Award, Jaipur Living Headquarters, Atlanta, GA

International Interior Design Association – Georgia, Best of Best Award, West Village Dining Commons, Atlanta, GA

ENR Southeast, Best Project Awards, Hospitality/Residential Category, Award of Merit, The Inn at Barnsley Resort and Georgian Hall, Adairsville, GA

2017

NAIOP – Northern Virginia, Award of Excellence, Best Adaptive Re-Use, The Mill & Bottling House, Alexandria, VA

2016

American Institute of Architects – Georgia, Design Excellence Award, Georgia BioScience Training Center, Social Circle, GA

American Institute of Architects – Georgia, Design Merit Award, Georgia Institute of Technology Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA

NAIOP – DC/MD, Award of Merit, Best DC Urban Office Building up to 150,000 SF, 900 16th Street, Arlington, VA

Washington Contractor Award, Education, Westgate Elementary School, Falls Church, GA

Fairfax County Exceptional Design Award, Bailey’s Upper Elementary School for the Arts & Sciences, Falls Church, VA

Construction Management Association of America – South Atlantic Chapter, Project of the Year, Georgia Institute of Technology Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA

Construction Management Association of America – South Atlantic Chapter, Project Achievement Award >$100MM Construction, Georgia Institute of Technology Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA

Design-Build Institute of America – Mid-Atlantic Region, Honor Award, NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA

Architectural Woodwork Institute, National Award of Excellence, North Carolina State University Talley Student Union, Raleigh, NC

Engineering News-Record – Southeast, Award of Merit for Best Sustainable Building Practices, Georgia Institute of Technology Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, GA

Engineering News-Record – Southeast, Award of Merit, North Carolina State University Talley Student Union, Raleigh, NC

Association of College Unions International, Facility Design Award, North Carolina State University Talley Student Union, Raleigh, NC

American Council of Engineering Companies, Engineering Excellence Award, Kennesaw State Student Recreation and Activities Center, Kennesaw, GA

2015

American Institute of Architects – Northern Virginia, Award of Merit in Institutional Architecture, NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA

NAIOP – Northern Virginia, Award of Excellence, Best Building Repositioning/Adaptive Re-Use, Skyline 7, Falls Church, VA

Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award, 900 16th Street NW, Washington, DC

GSA Regional Administrator Award, Making a More Sustainable Government Environmental Footprint, NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA

GSA Project Management Award for Large Federal Construction, NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA

US Department of Energy, Federal Energy and Water Management Award, NASA Integrated Engineering Services Building, Hampton, VA

Golf Inc. Clubhouse of the Year Award, Sea Pines Golf Clubhouse, Hilton Head, SC

IIDA – MidAtlantic Chapter, Design Awards, Award of Honor, Bailey’s Upper Elementary School for the Arts and Sciences, Falls Church, VA

American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia, Engineering Excellence Award Grand Prize, North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA

Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award, The Woodley, Washington, DC

Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award, Capitol Point Hyatt Place, Washington, DC

Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award, Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC

Washington Business Journal, Best Real Estate Deal, The Woodley, Washington, DC

2014

Urban Land Institute – Atlanta, Awards for Excellence, North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA

Urban Land Institute – Philadelphia, Inaugural Williard “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence, Marriott Hotel & Lancaster County Convention Center, Lancaster, PA

NAIOP – Northern Virginia, Award of Excellence, Best Building Repositioning/ Adaptive Re-Use—Bailey’s Upper Elementary School for the Arts & Sciences, Falls Church, VA

NAIOP – Maryland/DC, Award of Excellence, Best Mixed-Use Project, Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC

American Concrete institute, Outstanding Achievement Award, North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA

Architectural Precast Association, Commercial Design Award, 800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

Engineering News-Record – Southeast, Best K-12 Project Award, North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA

Council of Educational Facility Planners – Georgia, Best Design in Renovation Award, North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA

Construction Management Association of America – South Atlantic, Project Achievement Awards, First Place New Construction, <$100MM, North Atlanta High School, Atlanta, GA

Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award, Cast-in-Place Concrete, Marriott Marquis Hotel & Convention Center, Washington, DC

2013

Client Advisor Award, Large Professional Services Firm, Cooper Carry

Building Design + Construction, 2013 Giant 300 Report, Top Federal Sector Architecture Firm, Cooper Carry ranked #25

DESIGN – Arlington, Honorable Mention, 800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

DESIGN – Arlington, Award Winner, Crystal City Master Plan & Repositioning, Arlington, VA

Georgia Recreation & Park Association, Outstanding New Park Award, Cherokee County Aquatic Center, Holly Springs, GA

Architectural Precast Association, Craftsmanship Award, 800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

NAIOP – Maryland/DC, Award of Excellence, Best Institutional Facility, Armed Forces Retirement Home, Washington, DC

Associated Builders and Contractors, Award of Excellence, GSA Scott Project Armed Forces Retirement Home, Washington, DC

Georgia Engineering Alliance, Engineering Excellence Award, Atlanta Metropolitan College Academic Science Building, Atlanta, GA

Georgia Engineering Alliance, Engineering Excellence Awards, Honor Award, Emory Hospital Midtown ICU Expansion, Atlanta, GA

Atlanta Business Chronicle, Build Georgia Awards, Best in Construction, University of Georgia Health Sciences Campus Phase 1 Renovations, Athens, GA

Atlanta Business Chronicle, Build Georgia Awards, Best in Construction, Atlanta Metropolitan College Academic Science Building, Atlanta, GA

Design-Build Institute of America – Mid-Atlantic, Healthcare Category Honorable Mention, GSA Scott Project Armed Forces Retirement Home, Washington, DC

2012

American Institute of Architects – South Atlantic Region, Brick Award, Honor Award, Kennesaw State University Architectural Studio Addition (Building 1), Marietta, GA

American Institute of Steel Construction, IDEAS2 Award, National Certificate of Recognition, Kennesaw State University Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA

Architectural Woodwork Institute, Award of Excellence, Marriott Hotel & Lancaster County Convention Center, Lancaster, PA

Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania, 2012 Transportation Project of the Year, North Side Station, North Shore Connector, Pittsburgh, PA

NAIOP – Northern Virginia, Award of Excellence, Best Office Building 4 Stories and Above, 800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

NASA Blue Marble Award for Excellence in Energy & Water Management, NASA Langley Research Center Headquarters, Hampton, VA

Associated Builders and Contractors – Metropolitan Washington and Virginia, Excellence in Construction, 800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell’s Environmental Excellence Award, Gold Level, NASA Langley Research Center Headquarters, Hampton, VA

Washington Building Congress, Craftsmanship Award Winner, Cast-in-Place Concrete, 800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

Washington Business Journal, Best New Office Development, 800 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

US Department of Energy, Federal Energy and Water Management Award, NASA Langley Research Headquarters, Hampton, VA

2011

American Institute of Architects – Georgia, Merit Design Award, Kennesaw State University Architectural Studio Addition (Building 1), Marietta, GA

American Concrete Institute – Georgia, Award of Excellence, Low Rise Category, Gwinnett Technical College Life Sciences Building, Lawrenceville, GA

Architectural Precast Association, Commercial Award for Excellence, 900 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

Brick Industry Southeast Region, President’s Award, Kennesaw State University Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA

Engineering News-Record – Southeast, Best Projects, Best Green Building, NASA Langley Research Center Headquarters, Hampton, VA

NAIOP – Northern Virginia, Office Building of the Year, 900 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA

GSA Real Property, Innovation Award, Sustainability Category, NASA Langley Research Headquarters, Hampton, VA

National Glass Association, Crystal Achievement Awards, Most Innovative Storefront/Entrance Project, Arlington Capitol View Renaissance and Residence Inn, Arlington, VA

2010

American School & University Educational Interior Showcase, Silver Citation, Berry College Audrey B. Morgan and Deerfield Halls, Mount Berry, GA

Atlanta Downtown Design Excellence Award, Office of the Year, Cooper Carry Headquarters, Atlanta, GA

Atlanta Urban Design Commission, Urban Design Award of Excellence, The Georgian Terrace, Atlanta, GA

Building Owners and Managers Association – Atlanta, Government Building of the Year, Douglas County Courthouse, Douglasville, GA

Energy Star Award, Piedmont West Medical Office Building, Atlanta, GA

Engineering News-Record, Top 500 Design Firms, Cooper Carry #59, Architecture

Engineering News-Record, Top 100 Green Design Firms

International Council of Shopping Centers, US Design & Development Awards, Honorable Mention, The Shops at Wiregrass, Tampa, FL

Masonry Association of Georgia, Craftsmanship Award of Excellence, Projects <$750K, Kennesaw State University Architectural Studio Addition, Marietta, GA

Southeast Construction Magazine, Award of Excellence in Higher Education/Research, Kennesaw State University Health Sciences Building, Kennesaw, GA

Southeast Construction Magazine, Best Office Project, TD Bank Corporate Campus (formerly Carolina First Corporate Campus), Greenville, SC

2009

American Institute of Architects – New York, Citation, Historic Erie Canal Aqueduct & Broad Street Corridor Master Plan, Rochester, NY

American Institute of Architects – Virginia, Award of Merit for Interior Design, Benning Charter School Renovation, Washington, DC

2002

American Institute of Architects – Georgia, Award of Merit, Emory University Mathematics & Science Center, Atlanta, GA