AWARDS AND HONORS

U.S. Air Force Pacific Air Forces (PACAF)
2011 Concept Design Honor Award

Military Family Housing Development – Eielson AFB, Alaska

Recreation Management Feature Article

Memorial Competition Pool, Leisure Pool, Spray Pad, and Bathhouse – Pasco, Washington

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)
National Excellence in Construction Award

Denali Village Army Family Replacement Housing – Fort Wainwright, Alaska

Washington Recreation & Park Association: Special Use Facility Spotlight Award

Metro Parks Tacoma Sprayparks at Jefferson Park, South Park, and McKinley Playfield – Tacoma, Washington

Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)
Seattle-Mount Tacoma Posts:
Bronze Award for Design Excellence, Small Business

Demolish and Replace 132 Military Family Housing Units – Eielson AFB, Alaska

Aquatics International: Leisure Pool Dream Design

Othello Community Pool – Othello, Washington

Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)
Seattle-Mount Tacoma Posts:
Silver Award for Design Excellence, Small Business

Siku Basin Army Family Housing – Fort Wainwright, Alaska

Aquatics International: Leisure Pool Dream Design

Othello Community Pool – Othello, Washington

Aquatics International: Sprayparks Dream Design

Metro Parks Tacoma Sprayparks at Jefferson Park, South Park, and McKinley Playfield – Tacoma, Washington

Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce: Project of the Week

Fife Swim Center Renovations – Fife, Washington

Washington Recreation & Park Association: Special Use Facility Spotlight Award

Stewart Heights Outdoor Zero-Depth Pool and Community Facility – Tacoma, Washington

Aquatics International: Multi-Use Facility Dream Design

Tri-Cities Regional Aquatic Facility Conceptual Design – Tri-Cities, Washington

National Council on Senior Housing: Honorable Mention Award

Houser Terrace Senior Housing – Renton, Washington

University of Washington: Excellent Overall Level of Performance

Stevens Court Addition Student Housing Design-Build Project – Seattle, Washington

University of Idaho: Excellent Overall Level of Performance

Family Housing and Early Childhood Learning Center Design-Build Project – Moscow, Idaho

Outstanding Effort

Design in excess of $6 million: New and Renovation Housing Construction, Renton Housing Authority – Renton, Washington


COMMENDATIONS

Official Commendation

Performance Evaluation: Excellent rating for the Repair of Building 2013 – Fort Lewis, Washington. ORB performed "...extraordinary and successful design efforts in completing the design documents for renovation of Historic Building 2013 at Fort Lewis, Washington. ORB exhibited a cooperative and professional approach in addressing the owner's design requirements."

United States Navy at Submarine Base Bangor

Performance Evaluation: Above Average rating for the remodel of kitchens and bathrooms in 741 multifamily housing units for the United States Navy at Submarine Base Bangor, Washington. The project was phased over a 5 year period.


CERTIFICATES

Certificate of Appreciation

Project Rating: Excellent – In Recognition of Exemplary Performance, Detachment Support Building P-190T, Sub Base Bangor, Washington. The Certificate of Appreciation was awarded by Naval Facilities Engineering Command for, "...exceptional quality control, meeting cost limitations, execution of schedules, cooperativeness and responsiveness."
Captain D. F. Walsh, Commanding Officer

Certificate of Appreciation

Project Rating: Excellent – In Recognition of Exemplary Performance, Container Holding Yards, Port Hadlock, Washington. The Certificate of Appreciation awarded by Naval Facilities Engineering Command for "...always displaying a 'can-do' and 'will-do' attitude to reduce an extremelly tight design schedule, aggressively and efficiently researching needed information and utilizing foresight to prevent questions up front." Additionally, "(facilitated) government decision-making on controversial issues by anticipating and diligently providing additional needed information early in the design schedule. Displayed excellent responsiveness, cooperation, and conscientiousness to insure the Government received a high quality product."
Captain D. K. Gebert, Civil Engineer Corps, USN, Commanding Officer

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