Past Winners

2020/2021 Award Winners

The South Carolina Chapter announces the winners of the 2020/2021 Excellence Awards. All the entries were exceptional and our jurors had very positive comments on each project. We were fortunate to have an outstanding and very dedicated jury that gave in-depth reviews of each project. Below is a link to a video that shows the winning projects along with the jurors’ comments. Please download the video as viewing on the share site does not show full picture. The file size is large, but the projects are so outstanding that we chose to use the highest resolution so everyone can see the quality of the architecture.

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Honor Award

For New Construction
Anderson Institute of Technology
Anderson Institute of Technology
Owner: Anderson School Districts 3, 4 & 5
Architect: Mcmillan Pazdan Smith
Contractor: H.G. Reynolds Construction Company

Honor Award

For an Addition to a Campus
Roper Mountain Science Center
Roper Mountain Science Center
Owner: Greenville County Schools
Architect: Craig, Gaulden and Davis, Inc.
Contractor: Harper General Contractors
Associate Architect: Skolnick Architecture and Design Partnership
Civil Engineer: ADC Engineering, Inc.
Structural Engineer: Arrowood & Arrowood, PC
Mechanical Engineer: Stephens Engineering & Consulting, Inc.
Electrical Engineer: Carolina Engineering Group
Photographer: Kris Decker

Honor Award

For a Renovation
Graniteville Elementary School
Graniteville Elementary School
Owner: Aiken County Public School District
Architect: Goodwyn Mills Cawood
Contractor: RW Allen
Landscape Design: Davis Design Group
Foodservice Design: Camacho
Civil Engineer: Goodwyn Mills Cawood
Structural Engineer: Johnson and King Engineers
Mechanical, Plumbing, Electrical and Fire Protection Engineer: Buford Goff & Associates, Inc.
Photographer: Firewater Photography

Merit Award

For New Construction
Beechwood Middle School
Beechwood Middle School
Owner: Lexington School District One
Architect: Jumper Carter Sease / Architects P.A.
CM @ Risk Contractor: H.G. Reynolds Construction Engineers
Civil Engineer: Jumper Carter Sease / Architects P.A.
Structural Engineer: Johnson & King Engineers
Mechanical, Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer: Swygert & Associates
Electrical Engineer: Sims Group
Green Globe / LEED Consultant: System Worcx
Foodservice Consultant: TriMark USA
Photographer: Keith Isaacs

Merit Award

For an Addition
Rosewood Elementary School Library Addition
Rosewood Elementary School Library Addition
Owner: Richland School District One
Architect: Quackenbush Architects & Planners
Contractor: Penn Contracting
Landscape Architect: Grimball Cotterill
Civil Engineer: RB Todd Associates
Structural Engineer: Johnson & King Engineers
Mechanical, Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer: Swygert & Associates
Electrical Engineer: Belka Engineering Associates
Photographer: Kickstand Studio; Gary Matson


Merit Award

For an Addition
Heyward Career & Technology Center
Heyward Career & Technology Center – Culinary Arts Addition
Owner: Richland School District One
Architect: Quackenbush Architects & Planners
Contractor: Penn Contracting
Landscape Architect: Grimball Cotterill
Civil Engineer: RB Todd Associates
Structural Engineer: Johnson & King Engineers
Mechanical, Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineer: Swygert & Associates
Electrical Engineer: Belka Engineering Associates
Foodservice Consultant: TriMark SS Kemp
Photographer: Gary Matson

Merit Award

For a Renovation
Legacy Early College Hollis Building
Legacy Early College Hollis Building
Owner: Legacy Early College
Architect: Craig Gaulden and Davis, Inc.
Contractor: Triangle Construction
Interior Design: Craig Gaulden and Davis, Inc.
Structural Engineer: Arrowood & Arrowood
Mechanical Engineer: TFS Engineering
Electrical Engineer: Burdette Engineering
Photographer: Kris Decker

Citation

for Community Engagement
Fairforest Middle School
Fairforest Middle School
Owner: Spartanburg School District 6
Architect: McMillan Pazdan Smith
Contractor: McKnight Construction
Civil Engineer: Alliance Engineering
Structural Engineer: Bailey & Son Engineering
Solutions Plumbing / Mechanical: Crow + Bulman Engineering
Electrical Engineer: Carolina Engineering
Photographer: Kris Decker, Firewater Photography

Citation

For Sustainability
Anderson School Districts 1 and 2 Career and Technology Center
Anderson School Districts 1 and 2 Career and Technology Center – Conference Building
Owner: Anderson School Districts 1 and 2 Career and Technology Center
Architect: Craig Gaulden and Davis, Inc.
Civil Engineer: ADC Engineering
Structural Engineer: Arrowood & Arrowood, PC
Mechanical Engineer: Stephens Engineering & Consulting, Inc.
Electrical Engineer: Burdette Engineering, Inc.
Estimator: Cost Plus Estimators
Photographer: Kris Decker, Firewater Photography and Taylor McDonald

2019 Award Winners

Honor Award

St. James Intermediate School
St. James Intermediate School
Horry County Schools
Myrtle Beach, SC
Architect: SfL+a Architects
Design Builder: Firstfloor Energy Positive
General Contractors: Metcon Construction, TA Loving, and Baldwin Construction

Merit Awards

Jackson Creek Elementary School
Jackson Creek Elementary School
Richland School District 2
Columbia, SC
Architect: LS3P Associates, Ltd.
General Contractor: Thompson Turner Construction

Drayton Mills Elementary School
Drayton Mills Elementary School
Spartanburg School District 7
Spartanburg, SC
Architect: McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture
General Contractor: Harper Corporation

Socastee Elementary School
Socastee Elementary School
Horry County Schools
Myrtle Beach, SC
Architect: SfL+a Architects
Design Builder: Firstfloor Energy Positive
General Contractors: Metcon Construction, TA Loving, and Baldwin Construction

Citation Award

Goose Creek High School
Goose Creek High School Renovations and Additions
Berkeley County School District
Goose Creek, SC
Architect: SGA | NarmourWright Design
Construction Manager at Risk: Thompson Turner Construction

St. James Intermediate School
Honor Award – St. James Intermediate School

Jackson Creek Elementary School
Merit Award – Jackson Creek Elementary School

Drayton Mills Elementary School
Merit Award – Drayton Mills Elementary School

Socastee Elementary School
Merit Award – Socastee Elementary School

Goose Creek High School
Citation Award – Goose Creek High School Renovations and Additions

2018 Award Winners

Honor Award

Richland Institute of Innovation
Richland Institute of Innovation
Richland County School District 2
Columbia, SC
LS3P

Merit Awards

Philip Simmons HS
Philip Simmons High School
Berkeley County School District
Charleston, SC
McMillan Pazdan Smith

Legacy Charter ES
Legacy Charter Elementary School Library
Greenville, SC
Craig Gaulden Davis