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Education: K-8

Provo Peaks Elementary School

Provo, Utah

Provo Peaks Elementary School
Provo Peaks Elementary School

Before the demolition of Farrer Elementary, 80-year-old terra-cotta panels and medallions were cut from the building by Doyle Hatfield Masonry. These panels and medallions were incorporated into the new design of the building. Doyle Hatfield Masonry, in conjunction with Brailsford Cast Stone, took molds of the terra-cotta panel systems and made exact replicas of the terra-cotta.

Judges' Comments: Wow! good use of masonry materials.

Mason Contractor

Doyle Hatfield Masonry, Inc.
Salem, Utah

Architect

Sandstrom & Associates Architecture
Orem, Utah

General Contractor

Hogan & Associates Construction
Centerville, Utah

Suppliers

Interstate Brick
West Jordan, Utah

Owner

Provo City School District
Provo, Utah

Photographer

Chris Ostlind
Long Beach, Calif.

Education: 9-12

Franklin Monroe K-12 School

Arcanum, Ohio

Franklin Monroe K-12 School
Franklin Monroe K-12 School

The purpose of the project was to build a new K-12 school for Franklin Monroe Schools. The primary design goal was to produce one of the most energy efficient schools in the State of Ohio with sustainable building materials. The advantages of using masonry were threefold: longevity, durability, and sustainability.

Judges' Comments: Outstanding; good design and craftsmanship.

Mason Contractor

Tectonic Systems, Inc.
Indianapolis, Ind.

Architect

SHP Leading Design
Cincinnati, Ohio

General Contractor

Humble Construction
Bellefonte, Ohio

Suppliers

Wayne Builders Supply
Greenville, Ohio

Owner

Franklin Monroe School District
Arcanum, Ohio

Photographer

JH Photography, Inc.
Erlanger, Ky.

Education: College/University

Texas A&M University San Antonio - Multi Purpose Building

San Antonio

Texas A&M University San Antonio - Multi Purpose Building
Texas A&M University San Antonio - Multi Purpose Building

The multipurpose building located on the Texas A&M University San Antonio campus is a 3 story administration and classroom facility. It is the first facility to be built on the 600 plus acre campus located on the Southside of San Antonio, Texas. This Texas A&M multipurpose building definitely sets the bench mark for all future buildings to be built on this vast campus.

Judges' Comments: Blend of materials and details works well; nice arches and a lot of stone work.

Mason Contractor

Shadrock & Williams Masonry, Ltd.
Helotes, Texas

Architect

Kell Munoz Architects
San Antonio

General Contractor

Bartlett Cocke General Contractors
San Antonio

Suppliers

Brick Selections
San Antonio

Owner

Texas A&M University System
College Station, Texas

Government

United States Federal Building

Tuscaloosa, Ala.

United States Federal Building
United States Federal Building

The Federal Building in Tuscaloosa, Ala. is a two story structure with basement housing Federal Courts, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, U.S. Attorney, U.S. Marshall Service, U.S. Senator and U.S. Representative. The building's architectural vocabulary and integration of artistic programming works to accommodate the desires of local citizens and Federal Officials.

Judges' Comments: Outstanding work; very appealing.

Mason Contractor

Jollay Masonry
Avondale Estates, Ga.

Architect

Hammond Beeby Rupert Ainge, Inc.
Chicago

General Contractors

KBR Building Group
Atlanta

Harrison Construction Company, Inc.
Northport, Ala.

Suppliers

Evans Limestone Company
Bedford, Ind.

Owner

United States of America

Photographer

Architectural Image Group
Fort Mill, S.C.

Commercial

City Creek Center

Salt Lake City

City Creek Center
City Creek Center

City Creek project does something that has never been done before from a masonry perspective: build a state of the art structure that meets the high seismic requirements of Category D, while reducing thermal bridging and wall tie penetrations in the envelope to optimize energy performance, yet harmonize with the surrounding historic architecture.

Judges' Comments: Excellent. Tough job to do. Eye appealing.

Mason Contractor

IMS Masonry
Lindon, Utah

Architect

Hobbs & Black Architects
Ann Arbor, Mich.

General Contractor

Jacobsen Construction
Salt Lake City

Suppliers

Interstate Brick
West Jordan, Utah

Owner

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Salt Lake City

Photographer

Interstate Brick
West Jordan, Utah

Landscape, Hardscape

Private Residence Screen Wall

Texas

Private Residence Screen Wall
Private Residence Screen Wall

For this project, the masonry subcontractor acted as prime subcontractor to remove 700 feet of aged masonry screen wall, and replace it with a more elegant all-masonry wall. The inherent qualities of masonry yielded a finished project which will last for decades to come.

Judges' Comments: Nice details.

Mason Contractor

Dee Brown, Inc.
Garland, Texas

Architect

B2 Architecture, LLC
Dallas

General Contractor

Dee Brown, Inc.
Garland, Texas

Suppliers

Boral Bricks
Carrollton, Texas

Owner

Private Residence

Photographer

Shands Photographics
Mesquite, TX

Rehabilitation, Restoration

Oregon State Hospital Kirkbride Building

Salem, Ore.

Oregon State Hospital Kirkbride Building
Oregon State Hospital Kirkbride Building

Seeking to honor the building's original character, the design team utilized chromo chronologies to identify the original pennywise paint color. The new custom-blended paint hue represents a compromise between this historic tone and the contemporary unpainted brick chosen for the adjacent new addition.

Judges' Comments: Remarkable; a very challenging project.

Mason Contractor

Pioneer Waterproofing Company, Inc.
Portland, Ore.

Architect

SRG Partnership
Portland, Ore.

General Contractor

Hoffman Construction Company
Portland, Ore.

Owner

Oregon Health Authority
Salem, Ore.

Photographer

SRG Partnership, Inc.
Portland, Ore.

Residential: Single Family

St. Albans Residence

St. Albans, Mo.

St. Albans Residence
St. Albans Residence

The all brick and carved stone trimmed house has 12,840 square feet of living space with numerous walkways, arches, terraces and verandas all paved in Turkish marble. There are six masonry chimneys loaded with detail and character including 48" herringbone fireboxes. The tallest chimney is 58'0" high.

Judges' Comments: Incredible. Good details on brick work.

Mason Contractor

Spencer Brickwork, Inc.
St. Louis

Architect

Dick Busch Architects
St. Louis

General Contractor

St. Albans Construction Co.
St. Albans, Mo.

Suppliers

Richards Brick Company
St. Louis

Owner

St. Albans Construction Co.
St. Albans, Mo.

Photographer

Marxer Photography
St. Louis

Institutional

Lakewood Cemetery Garden Mausoleum

Minneapolis

Lakewood Cemetery Garden Mausoleum
Lakewood Cemetery Garden Mausoleum

Designed to blend into the landscape, the building’s exterior is comprised of 25,799 pieces of gray textured granite stone. Each piece, individually handset, demonstrates the impeccable craftsmanship and is testament to Lakewood Cemetery's goal of building a facility that will withstand the test of time.

Judges' Comments: Nice project.

Mason Contractor

Mortenson Construction
Minneapolis

Architect

AHGA Architects & Engineers
Minneapolis

General Contractor

Mortenson Construction
Minneapolis

Suppliers

Cold Spring Granite Company
Cold Spring, Minn.

Owner

Lakewood Cemetery
Minneapolis

Photographer

Paul Crosby Architectural Photography
St. Paul, Minn.

Lightweight Block

The Meadows at Lake St. Louis - Nike Factory Store

Lake St. Louis, Mo.

The Meadows at Lake St. Louis - Nike Factory Store
The Meadows at Lake St. Louis - Nike Factory Store

M+H worked with the Davis Street Land Company to develop a new kind of shopping experience for the Lake Saint Louis area. The Nike store as well as all stores constructed at the site utilized lightweight block as the structural backup for the masonry veneer. Lightweight block allowed the walls to go up fast and at the most economical cost.

Judges' Comments: Good use of lightweight block.

Mason Contractor

John J. Smith Masonry, Inc.
St. Louis

Architect

M & H Architects, Inc.
St. Louis

General Contractor

HBD Construction, Inc.
St. Louis

Suppliers

Kirchner Block & Brick, Inc.
Bridgeton, Mo.

Owner

Davis Street Land
Evanston, Ill.

Photographer

Lowder Photography
Bridgeton, Mo.

LEED

University of Texas - Norman Hackerman Building

Austin, Texas

University of Texas - Norman Hackerman Building
University of Texas - Norman Hackerman Building

The Norman Hackerman Building is the site of the foundation for some of the most important scientific discoveries of the 21st century, such as safer pharmaceuticals and tools for disease diagnosis. It is a LEED silver building, showcasing the university’s commitment to sustainability.

Judges' Comments: Nice job.

Mason Contractor

P and S Masonry, Inc.
Hamilton, Texas

Architect

CO Architects
Los Angeles

General Contractor

HCBeck, Ltd.
Austin, Texas

Suppliers

Elgin Butler; Hohmann & Barnard, Inc. MPI; Precast Concrete Services; Reinforcing Steel Supply; Texas Quarries; TXI

Owner

University of Texas
Austin, Texas

Photographer

P and S Masonry, Inc.
Hamilton, Texas

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