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Nov. 10, 2015

The A.C.T. Strand Theater has received the 2015 regional American Concrete Institute’s Award for Architecture.

Congratulations, everyone, with a particular shout out to the Concrete team. We want to extend the announcement to the whole team. The award submission included the following requested information:

Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
Concrete Contractor: Bradley Concrete (structural and architectural concrete placement), Bay Area Concrete (architectural concrete finishing/polishing), Giampolini Courtney, with Architectural Facades Unlimited (mold-cast glass fiber reinforced concrete ornamentation)
Engineer:
BKF Engineers (civil), WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff (MEP)
General Contractor: Plant Construction Company LLP
Owner/Developer:
American Conservatory Theater (owner), Equity Community Builders, LLC (development manager/project manager/financing consultant)
Ready Mix Supplier: Central Concrete
Structural Engineer:
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP


News Articles

2013: Medallions Unveiled for Caldecott Tunnel  |   Video


 Awards

2014: National APA Award in the Hospitality/Entertainment Category for Villa San Juliette Winery in San Miguel, California's Central Coast Region

2013: Winners in Trim & Landscape Excellence and Craftsmanship for USC Cinematic Arts Building in Los Angeles CA

2012: Winners in GFRC Excellence and Craftsmanship for Sherman Clay and Co. Restoration Project in San Francisco CA

2009: Winners in GFRC Excellence and Craftsmanship for Ritz Carlton Residences and Condominiums San Francisco CA http://www.archprecast.org/index.php/news-events#awards


Magazine Articles

Masonry Magazine:

2013: Industry Snapshop

2011: Hardscaping Case Studies

2011: Fixing Up the Ritz


 San Jose- Silicon Valley Rotary Club "Business Ethics Award"

Clubrunner.ca story

San Jose Rotary photos Flickr photos ©Bryan Kramer 2010

Rotary Club honors ethical businesses in Santa Clara County