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Awards RECENT AWARDS

Title Description Date
AAEE Excellence in Engineering Grand Prize Lake Oswego Interceptor Sewer2012
AAEE Excellence in Engineering Grand AwardDC Water Biosolids Program2012
AAEE Excellence in Environmental Engineering AwardBrightwater Treatment Plant 2012
AAEES Excellence in Engineering Honor Award for ResearchSacramento Regional County Sanitation District EchoWater Advanced Treatment Technology Pilot Project.2014
ACEC Colorado Engineering Excellence AwardColorado Springs Wastewater Management System1987
ACEC Colorado Engineering Excellence AwardCity of Boulder 75th Street Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade1990
ACEC Colorado Engineering Excellence AwardLittleton/Englewood, Colo., WWTP Upgrade2010
ACEC Colorado Honor AwardLittleton/Englewood, Colo., WWTP Plant1994
ACEC Engineering Excellence AwardChambers Creek Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant expansion2017
ACEC Engineering Excellence Gold AwardBrightwater Treatment Plant2012
ACEC Engineering Grand AwardLittleton-Englewood, Colo., WWTP Plant Upgrade2010
ACEC Georgia Honor AwardExpansion of President Street Water Quality Control Plant, City of Savannah Water and Sewer Department1996
ACEC Georgia Engineering Excellence AwardLake Lanier Water Quality Model, Upper Chattahoochee Basin Group2000
ACEC Georgia Engineering Excellence AwardCity of Atlanta’s Custer Avenue East CSO Storage Facility (Underground Upgrade)Design/Construction Management Work2008
ACEC Georgia Engineering Excellence AwardUniversity of Georgia Milledge Avenue Site Remediation2004
ACEC Georgia Engineering Excellence AwardOld Peachtree Sewer Trunk Rehabilitation2012
ACEC Georgia Grand Conceptor AwardBiosolids Flow-Through Thermophilic Treatment Class-A Demonstration Project for Columbus Water Works2005
ACEC Georgia Honor AwardSuccessful Expansion of South Cobb Water Reclamation Facility, Cobb County Water System1999
ACEC Georgia Honor AwardCobb County South Cobb WRF Expansion1999
ACEC Hawaii Engineering Excellence Award Maui County’s Wailuku-Kahului Wastewater Facility Improvements Project2006
ACEC Hawaii Engineering Excellence Award Kahului Wastewater Facility Improvements Project2006
ACEC Minn. Honor AwardCity of Minneapolis Fast-Track Emergency Sliplining Project2008
ACEC Minn. Honor AwardMetropolitan Council Environmental Services' L-65 Pumping Station, St. Paul2006
ACEC National Honor AwardBiosolids Flow-Through Thermophilic Treatment Class-A Demonstration Project for Columbus Water Works2005
ACEC National Recognition Award Brightwater Treatment Plant 2012
ACEC National Recognition AwardSan Jose - Santa Clara RWF 3D Scanning & Modeling (BC subcontractor Kjeldsen-Sinnock & Neudeck, Inc.)2017
ACEC Oregon Grand AwardColumbia Boulevard WWTP Chlorination System, Portland1992
ACEC Oregon Honor AwardCity of Bandon Wastewater Treatment Plant1994
ACEC Texas Engineering Excellence AwardDrought Relief with Wellhead Reverse Osmosis Lower Valley Wells Desalination project for El Paso Water Utilities - Public Service Board2006
ACEC Utah Engineering Excellence AwardCentral Valley Water Reclamation Facility, Salt Lake City1989
ACEC Utah Engineering Excellence AwardNorth Davis Biosolids Master Plan Implementation2016
ACEC Washington Silver AwardLOTT Alliance Wastewater Resource Management Plan2006
ACI Georgia Outstanding Achievement AwardCity of Atlanta Nancy Creek Pumping Station 2005
AEEE Excellence in Engineering HonorBrightwater Treatment Plant (with CH2M Hill)2012
AGC Best Municipal Renovation ProjectVal Vista Pipeline Rehabilitation2011
AGC Grand Award for Best Project of 2010Lake Oswego Interceptor Sewer2011
AIA Merit Award University of California, Davis Medical Center, Central Plant with Cogeneration1999
APWA Arizona Project of the YearVal Vista Water Main Rehabilitation2011
APWA Georgia Award of ExcellenceGwinnett County No Business Creek Pumping Station2005
APWA Sacramento Project of the Year AwardVan Maren Pump Station, Citrus Heights, Calif.2005
APWA Sacramento Project of the Year AwardRose Parade Water Treatment Plant and Jackson Highway Well ,Sacramento, Calif.2010
APWA So. Cal. B.E.S.T. Project of the Year AwardRobotic Sewer Inspection Program, West Hollywood, Calif.2010
ASCE Construction Project of the Year, NFMThe American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Orange County Branch, held their Annual Awards Dinner on February 18, 2015 at the Center Club in Costa Mesa. Newport Force Main team was honored as the Construction Project of the Year.2015
ASCE Outstanding Engineering Achievement AwardBrightwater Treatment Plant American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award - Finalist 2013
ASCE Seattle Section Local Outstanding EngineeringBrightwater Treatment Plant. Full title: 2012 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Seattle Section Local Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award 2012
Associated Builders and Contractors National Excellence in Construction AwardDodson Chapel Equalization Tank and Wastewater Pump Station (BC-designed)2014
Associated General Contractors of UtahBDO Outfall Sewer Project - winner of Most Outstanding Project of the Year2015
California Assn. of Sanitation AgenciesDublin San Ramon Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements, Dublin San Ramon Services District2004
CASA Associates AwardThe Dublin San Ramon Services District WWTP Stage 4 Improvements 2004
CMAA Northern California Project Achievement AwardPleasant Grove Wastewater Treatment Plant UV Disinfection Design/Assist2011
CMAA Project Achievement Award for Roseville UVCMAA project achievement award in the Water/Wastewater $10 million and larger category. This award is for the UV Disinfection Design/Assist CM Project at Roseville Pleasant Grove Wastewater Treatment Plant. 2011
CMAA Sacramento Project of the YearVineyard Surface Water Treatment Plant2012
CMAA Southeast Project Achievement AwardAtlanta, Ga., Peachtree Trunk Stabilization Project2011
CMAA Southern Cal Project Achievment AwardOCSD Plant No. 2 Trickling Filter Project 2012
CMAA Waste Wastewater Honorable MentionVineyard Surface Water Treatment Plant2012
CWPCB Plant of the Year AwardLaguna Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion, Santa Rosa, Ca.1980
Design-Build Institute of America Florida RegionProject of the Year: South District Wastewater Treatment Plant Cogeneration Facility Improvements, Miami-Dade, Florida2015
Design-Build Institute of America National AwardOakley Station Separation Sewer Project, Cincinnati2015
Design-Build Institute of America National AwardJohns Creek Environmental Campus, Fulton County, Ga.2010
Design-Build Institute of America National AwardCity of Atlanta Nancy Creek Pump Station 2006
Design-Build Institute of America Southeast AwardCity of Atlanta Nancy Creek Pump Station2006
Design-Build Institute of America Southeast AwardJohns Creek Environmental Campus, Fulton County, Ga.2010
ENR Best of CaliforniaEcho Park Lake Rehabilitation2013
ENR Best of California 2011Lake Oswego Interceptor Sewer2011
ENR Best of the BestJohns Creek Environmental Campus, Fulton County, Ga.2010
IWA Global Honour Award in PlanningDC Water Biosolids Program2012
LEED® Platinum Certification for the EnvironmentalBrightwater Treatment Plant2012
Massachusetts Municipal Assoc. Innovation AwardTown of Fairhaven WWTP Cogeneration Project2010
NACWA Environmental Achievement AwardFull title: 2012 Environmental Achievement Award, Operations and Environmental Performance Category, National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA). Brightwater Treatment Plant 2012
National Safety Council 13 Million Hours AwardAwarded to organizations for working more than 13 million man hours without a lost-work time injury or illness.2016
National Safety Council Industry Leader Award The National Safety Council gave Brown and Caldwell the 2015 Industry Leader Award for the 4th consecutive year. BC is one of only 47 organizations who received the award in 2015, out of more than 50,000 NSC member organizations.2015
National Safety Council Industry Leader AwardThe National Safety Council gave Brown and Caldwell the 2014 Industry Leader Award for a 3rd consecutive year. This recognizes the top 5 percent of NSC member companies. BC is one of only 47 organizations who received the award in 2014.2014
National Safety Council Industry Leader AwardThe National Safety Council gave Brown and Caldwell the 2013 Industry Leader Award, for a 2nd consecutive year. This recognizes the top 5 percent of NSC member companies. BC is one of only 55 organizations who received the award in 2013.2013
National Safety Council Industry Leader Award The National Safety Council gave Brown and Caldwell the 2012 Industry Leader Award. This recognizes the top 5 percent of NSC member companies. BC is one of only 38 organizations who received the award in 2012. 2012
National Safety Council Industry Leader Award The National Safety Council gave Brown and Caldwell the 2010 Industry Leader Award for achieving the best safety performance within our industry.2010
National Safety Council Occupational ExcellenceThe Occupational Excellence Achievement Award recognizes organizations with injury incident rates that are better than 50 percent of companies in their respective North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code.2016
National Safety Council Safety Leadership AwardRecognizes organizations that have achieved zero injuries and work-related illnesses involving time away from work in a consecutive five-year period.2016
Sacramento Wastewater Management AwardsSacramento Regional Wastewater Management Program1984
Safety+Health Recognition: CEOs who National Safety Council's Safety+Health magazine recognized Brown and Caldwell President Jim Miller as one of its 2015 CEOs Who "Get It". This recognition is due to his accomplishments to instill a strong safety culture - noted in the article: • Lowered injury rates to less than one-half of industry average by focusing on a culture-based safety program • Celebrated with employees after recently eclipsing 9 million hours without a lost-time injury, all during his tenure • Implemented the “Be SHARP” program to focus on safety behaviors and empower employees to recognize, report and correct unsafe acts and conditions2014
San Diego Metro Design AwardsCity of San Diego Metro Pumping Station No. 2 Design -- California1995
San Francisco Beautification AwardSan Francisco International Airport “Gateway Garden” Master Plan Landscape Project2007
Trenchless Technology New Install of the YearHonorable mention for Portsmouth Force Main Segment 12011
Trenchless Technology Project of the Year RunnerUpNewport Beach Force Main Rehabilitation Phase I, Orange County Sanitation District, California2015
US EPA Phoenix AwardChester Waterfront Redevelopment Project, Chester, Penn.2005
US EPA Phoenix AwardCity of Denver’s (CO) Regional Transportation District (RTD) Elati Light-Rail Facility2007
US EPA Plant of the Year AwardCity of Atlanta South Cobb WRF2003
US EPA Region 5 Performance AwardCity of Ely, Minn., Wastewater Treatment Plant2000
Utah Construction & DesignBDO Outfall Sewer Project - winner of UC&D "Most Outstanding Wastewater Project"2015
WERF Award for Excellence in InnovationSeattle Public Utilities Broadview Neighborhood Pipeline Rehabilitation and Wet-Weather Flow Reduction2013
WERF Award for Excellence in InnovationSacramento Regional County Sanitation District EchoWater Advanced Treatment Technology Pilot (ATTP) Project2014
WIFA Clean Water Project of the YearCity of Kingman, Ariz., Hilltop Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrade2010