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2010 MCA President's Awards: The Metal Construction Association presents the winners of its annual awards

The Metal Construction Association, Glenview, Ill., recognized its 2010 President's
Award winners at its Annual Meeting in San Diego, Calif., in late January. The
President's Awards are an annual designation given to outstanding building
projects involving MCA members. The awards honor innovation and creativity while
showcasing how MCA members' products help achieve innovative building designs.

Each year, winners are selected from projects submitted by MCA members
to Metal Architecture magazine's annual Design Awards program. MCA board
members chose winners in five categories: Overall Excellence, Roofing, Commercial-
Industrial, Municipal-Institutional and Residential. The MCA President's Awards are
presented to representatives of MCA member companies as well as architects,
contractors and fabricators involved in each project.

AlbertaArtGallery1

Winner: Overall ExcellenceAlbertaArtGallery2
Art Gallery of Alberta, Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Building Owner: Art Gallery of Alberta
Manufacturers: Contrarian Metal Resources, Allison Park, Pa.; Firestone Building Products,
Indianapolis; VM Zinc/Umicore, Raleigh, N.C.
Architect: Randall Stout Architects Inc., Los Angeles
Contractor: Ledcor Construction Ltd., San Diego, Calif.
Metal Installer: Flynn Canada, A. Zahner Co., Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Fire Creek 1

Winner: RoofingFire Creek 2
Firecreek Restaurant, Downingtown, Pa.
Building Owner: Silverang Hallowell Development
Manufacturer: Petersen Aluminum Corp., Elk Grove Village, Ill.
Architect: Carroll Build Design, Haverford, Pa.
Contractor: Carroll Contractors Inc., Haverford
Metal Installer: Munn Roofing Corp., Chalfont, Pa.

 

Riverside1

Winner: Commercial/IndustrialRiverside2
River Crossing Corporate Center, Tucson, Ariz.
Building Owner: M3/Kappler LLC
Manufacturer: Morin: A Kingspan Group Co., Deland, Fla.
Architect: M3, Tucson
Contractor: TBR Construction & Engineering, Tucson
Metal Installer: J.R. Tuttle Co., Tucson

 

ASU Nursing 2

Winner: Municipal/InstitutionalASU Nursing 3
Arizona State University College of Nursing and Health Innovation Phase 2, Phoenix
Building Owner: City of Phoenix
Manufacturer: Firestone Metal Products, Anoka, Minn.
Architect: SmithGroup, Phoenix
Contractor: DPR Construction Inc., Phoenix
Metal Installer: Kovach Inc., Chandler, Ariz.

 

CIMG4414

Winner: ResidentialCIMG4419
BeauSoleil Home, Lafayette, La.
Building Owner: University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Manufacturer: MBCI, Houston
Architect: University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Contractor: University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Metal Installer: University of Louisiana at Lafayette

 

CSI 60CSI 11

Honorable Mention: Retrofit
Child Saving Institute, Omaha, Neb.
Building Owner: Child Saving Institute
Manufacturers: Alpolic-Mitsubishi Plastics Composites America, Chesapeake, Va.; CENTRIA, Moon Township, Pa.
Architect: RDG Planning & Design, Omaha
Contractor: Meyers Carlisle Construction, Omaha
Metal Installer: SGH, Omaha

Doralco_MIT1_DSC0026

Honorable Mention: Use of Sunscreens
MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, Mass.
Building Owner: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Manufacturer: Doralco Architectural Metals, Alsip, Ill.
Architect: Maki and Associates, Tokyo
Executive Architect: Leers Weinzapfel Associates, Boston
Contractor: Bond Brothers Inc., Everett, Mass.
Metal Installer: Karas and Karas, South Boston, Mass.

 

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Honorable Mention: Traditional Profile Panel
St. Bernard Parish Fire Station No. 7, Violet, La.
Building Owner: St. Bernard Parish Government
Manufacturers: Kingspan Benchmark; Morin: A Kingspan Group Co., Deland, Fla.
Architect: Jay Chase, AIA, New York
Contractor: Stallings Construction Co., New Orleans
Metal Installer: Quality Exterior Services, Bush, La.

ArrendaleAmphitheatre 411

Honorable Mention: Unique ApplicationArrendaleAmphitheatre 090
Piedmont Arrendale Amphitheater, Demorest, Ga.
Building Owner: Piedmont College
Manufacturer: Alcoa Architectural Products, Eastman, Ga.
Architect: Armentrout Roebuck Matheny Consulting Group, Athens, Ga.
Contractor: Scroggs & Grizzel, Gainesville, Ga.
Metal Installer: Kistler McDougall Corp., Woodstock, Ga.