Building Brooklyn Awards™ - 2013


The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce and its Real Estate & Development Committee present Building Brooklyn Awards™, an annual event that recognizes recently completed new and renovation construction projects that enrich Brooklyn’s neighborhoods and economy. Building Brooklyn Awards (BBA) also honors individuals who have made significant contributions toward enhancing the business conditions and economic climate of Brooklyn.

The 13th annual Building Brooklyn Awards ceremony and cocktail reception will be held on July 10th, 2013, at Liberty Warehouse.
To Register for the 2013 Building Brooklyn Awards, Click here!

For sponsorship or promotional opportunities, contact Lori Raphael, 718-875-1000 ext. 140 or lraphael@brooklynchamber.com.
 


The 2013 Winners Are:

ADAPTIVE REUSE
Wythe Hotel

Owner/Developer: Two Trees Management Co. LLC
Architect: Morris Adjmi Architects
Builders: Green Star Builders

ARTS AND CULTURE
BAM Fisher

Owner/Developer: Brooklyn Academy of Music
Architects: H3 Hardy Collaboration Architecture
Builders: E.W. Howell Co. LLC
Representative: Jonathan Rose Companies
Consultant: Aurbach Pollock Friedlander
Engineers: Langan Engineering & Environmental Services; Robert Silman Associates
Acoustics: Akustiks

CIVIC AND INSTITUTIONAL
Kensington Library

Owner/Developer: Brooklyn Public Library
Architect: Sen Architects
Builder: Lanmark Group
Partner: NYC Dept. of Design and Construction

COMMUNITY HEALTH
Gilbert Rivera Pavilion/Maimonides Breast Cancer Center

Owner/Developer: RMDS Realty
Architects: Daniel Schunkewitz Architect; Murray Associates Architect
Builders: Birdsall Services Group

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Barclay's Center

Owner/Developer: Forest City Partner Companies
Architects: Ellerbe Becket/ AE Comm; SHoP Architects
Builder: Hunt Construction Group
Lighting: Goldstik
Engineers: Thornton Tomasetti; WSP Flack=Kurtz
Acoustics: AKRF
Signage: Pentagram Design, Inc

HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Pitkin Theater Center

Owner/Developer: POKO Partners LLC; 1501 Pitkin OwnersLLC
Architect: Kitchen & Associates
Builder: POKO-Zalismah Construction LLC
Lenders: Goldman Sachs; Carver Community Development Corp; Seedco Financial Services; Nonprofit Finance Fund; The Rose Urban Green Fund LLC

LANDSCAPE AND OPEN SPACE
Brooklyn Bridge Park

Owner/Developer: Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation
Architect: Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc
Builder: Kelco Construction
Project Manager: Gardiner & Theobold

NATIONAL GRID AWARD FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Brooklyn Botanic Garden Visitor Center

Owner: Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Architect: Weiss/Manfredi
Builder: E.W Howell Co., LLC
Engineer: The LiRo Group

RETAIL
City Point

Owner: Albee Development LLC
Developer: Acadia Realty Trust
Architect: COOKFOX Architect LLP; Greenberg Farrow Architects
Project Manager: Washington Square Partners
Agency Sponsor: New York City Economic Development Corporation
Landscape: Lee Weintraub Landscape Architecture
Engineer: Philip Habib & Associates; DeSimone Consulting Engineers, PLLC; Cosentini
Lighing/Graphics: Pentagram Design, Inc.

RESIDENTIAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING
The Hegeman

Owner/Developer: Common Ground Community HDFC, Inc.
Architect: COOKFOX Architects, LLP
Builder: Mountco Construction and Development Corp.
Engineer; Steven Winter Associates
Sustainability: YR&G Sustainability Consulting

RESIDENTIAL - LOW RISE
Subtractive House

Owner/Developer: Albert and Sonia Misak
Architect: Bade Stageburg Cox
Builder: Kleen Construction

RESIDENTIAL MULTI-FAMILY
205 Water Street

Owner/Developer: Toll Brothers City Living
Architect: Perkins Eastman Architects