Building Brooklyn Awards™ - 2011

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 11th annual Building Brooklyn Awards ceremony and cocktail reception will be held on Thursday, July 14, 2011 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM)

Please note: Online registration for this event is currently unavailable. For tickets, please contact Lori Raphael at 718-875-1000 x140 or email lraphael@brooklynchamber.com.

This year's honorees are Jed Walentas, Principal, Two Trees Management Company, and Deb Howard, Executive Director, Pratt Area Community Council.

BBA 2011 News

Jan. 26: Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce Gears Up for 11th Annual Building Brooklyn Awards

April 22: Honorees Named for 2011 Building Brooklyn Awards

May 15: Winners of 11th Annual Building Brooklyn Awards™ Announced

May 16: Sponsorship opportunities and tickets now on sale for the 2011 Building Brooklyn Awards™

The 2011 Winners Are:

ADAPTIVE REUSE
184 Kent Avenue

184 Kent Avenue, Williamsburg
Owner/Developer: JMH Development
Architect: SLCE Architects
Architect: SLADE Architecture
Landscape: SCAPE
Builder: Leviathan Construction Management

CIVIC AND INSTITUTIONAL
Newtown Creek

301 Greenpoint Avenue, Greenpoint
Owner/Developer: New York City Department of Environmental Protection
Architect: Ennead Architects, LLP, GreeleyHanson, Hazen & Sawyer, Malcolm Pirnie
Lighting: L’Observatoire International
Landscape: Quennell Rothschild & Partners
Builder: Silverite Construction Company, AJ Pegno & Tully Construction, John P. Picone Inc. / McCullagh. Construction, Slattery Skanska, Perini Construction
Artists: Vito Acconci and George Trakas, Percent for Art

EDUCATION
Pratt Instiute - Myrtle Hall

536 Myrtle Avenue, Clinton Hill
Owner/Developer: Pratt Institute
Architect: WASA/Studio A
Builder: Triton Construction Company
Engineers: Lizardos Engineering Associates, Rodney D. Gibble Consulting Engineers, Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, EME Group Consulting Engineers
Landscape: Matthews Nielsen Landscape Architects, P.C.
Designers: R.A. Heintges & Associates
Steven Winter Associates

HISTORIC PRESERVATION
Erasmus Hall High School

911 Flatbush Avenue, Flatbush
Owner/Developer: NYC School Construction Authority
Architect: BJLJ Engineers & Architects, P.C.
Builder: Stalco Construction
Masonry: Corinthian Custom Stone, Inc.
Kings County Waterproofing
Painting: KP Organization

INDUSTRIAL
Brooklyn Brewery- Plant Expansion

89 North 11th Street, Williamsburg
Owner/Developer: Brooklyn Brewery
Architect: Fradkin and McAlpin Architects
Builder: Ryder Construction
Engineers: Bicaluro Associates
Robert SiIman Associates, P.C.

INTERIOR RENOVATION
28 Old Fulton Street

28 Old Fulton Street, Dumbo
Owner: Arturo Torres
Architect: Nandinee Phookan Architects
Builder: Giovannitti LLC

MIXED USE
Brooklyn Ecopolis

311 Warren Street, Cobble Hill
Owner/Developer: LLDP Realty Co., LLC
Architect: Semino Architects
Builder: Metrotech Builders
Engineer: Ephraim Goldstein, P.E.

NATIONAL GRID AWARD FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Phoenix Beverages

90 Columbia Street, Pier 7, Cobble Hill
Owner: Phoenix Beverages
Architect: Barlo & Associates Architects
Builder: Abatare Builders
Engineer: Integrated Energy Concepts Engineering, P.C.

OPEN SPACE
Brooklyn Bridge Park- Piers 1 & 6

334 Furman Street, Brooklyn Heights, Dumbo
Owner/Developer: Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation
Architect: Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc.
Builder: Skanska USA Building, Inc.
Project Management: Gardiner & Theobold

RETAIL
Wyckoff Exchange

22-28 Wyckoff Avenue, Bushwick
Owner/Developer: Cayuga Capital Management
Architect: Andre Kikoski Architect
Builder: Development Builders
Engineers: Rosini Engineering, P.C.
Rodney D. Gibble Consulting Engineers
Lighting: LumenArch, PLLC
Façade: SMF Service Metal Fabricating, Inc.
Schweiss Doors

RESIDENTIAL: AFFORDABLE HOUSING
The Domenech

1505 St. Marks Avenue, Brownsville
Owner/Developer: Common Ground Community HDFC Inc.
Architect: Jonathan Kirschenfeld Architects
Builder: Glenman Construction, Inc.
Engineer: Reynaldo C. Prego, P.E.

RESIDENTIAL: LOW RISE
Clinton Rising

Clinton Hill
Owner/Developer: Clinton Rising LLC
Architect: CBA
Builder: WS Century Contracting Corp.
Exterior Restoration: Abdul Malek
Creative Consultant: LifeStyle 365


RESIDENTIAL: MULTI-FAMILY
Mason Fisk

Williamsburg
Owner/Developer: 72 Berry LLC
Builder: The Meshberg Group
Engineer: John J. Natoli, P.E.