November 5, 2013

Cover Story

CEO of the Year

Utah’s business landscape is rich with professionals who have le...Read More

Featured Articles

Did you go Skiing this winter?

Around Utah


Martin Plaehn

Karen Sendelback

Legal Briefs
Social Media and Employers: Friends or Enemies?

Money Talk
The Case for HSAs

Economic Insight
Time to Show Up

Lessons Learned
Make a Move

In the Lab

Rent to Own

Business Trends
Back from the Dead

Living Well
Artful Inspiration

A Breath of Fresh Air

Worst-Case Scenario

Regional Report
Northern Utah

Measure Up

Industry Outlook
Travel & Tourism



Outstanding Construction and Design Projects Honored

Press Release

November 5, 2013

Salt Lake City — Utah Construction & Design Magazine (UC&D) has announced its 2013 Most Outstanding Projects, a program that honors 25 projects in Utah that were completed from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2013, including the Salt Lake City Public Safety Building, which was named project of the year by a panel of industry professionals in the architectural, engineering and construction industries.

 In addition to the SLC Public Safety Building, other landmark projects to earn ‘2013 Most Outstanding Project’ awards included Station Park Village Center in Farmington, the Spencer F. Eccles Business Building at the University of Utah, Granger High School in West Valley City, Corner Canyon High School in Draper, the Adobe Building in Lehi, the Spence and Cleone Eccles Football Center at the University of Utah, Quitchupah Creek Road in Sevier County, and the Cache Water Restoration Project in Cache County. Nearly 70 projects were submitted by firms in Utah.

UC&D will host a 2013 MOP Breakfast Awards event Dec. 3 at Little America Hotel in Salt Lake City.

Utah Construction & Design 2013 Most Outstanding Projects:


Category Project

Submitting Firm(s)

Project of the Year SLC Public Safety Building


Commercial/Mixed-Use Station Park Village Center

R&O Construction

Commercial/Office Vivint Headquarters Big-D Construction
Commercial/Retail Rocket Express Carwash Ascent Construction
Concrete  Public Safety Building Hanson Structural Precast
Green/Sustainable Artspace Solar Gardens MJSA
Healthcare Lone Peak Hospital Layton Construction
Higher Education (Large) U of U Spencer F. Eccles Business BUilding Okland Construction
Higher Education (Small) USU San Juan Campus Residence Hall Method Studio
Highway Over $10 M Quitchupah Creek Road Jones & DeMille
Highway Under $10 M SR-32; US 40 to Rock Cliff  Granite Construction
Industrial Kennecott Copperfield Truck Shop Exp. Big-D Construction
K-12 (Large)  Granger High School Jacobsen Construction
K-12 (Small) Vista Education Campus Wadman Corporation
Laboratory/Research U of U Skaggs Pharmacy Institute Jacobsen Construction
Multi-Family Lotus Apartments Kier Corporation
Municipal/Utility Cache Water Restoration  Whitaker Construction
Parks/Landscape Murdock Canal Trail Gerber Construction
Private Over $10 M  Adobe Corporate Office Building Okland Construction
Public Under $10 M DSD Technological Services Building Ascent Construction
Publisher’s Pick  Corner Canyon High School  Hogan & Associates
Renovation/Restoration Wheeler Machinery Office Building Hughes General Contractor
Sports/Recreation U of U Football Center VCBO/Layton
Water/Wastewater  Jordan Basin Water Reclamation Facility  Alder Construction


Utah Business Social
UB Events View All
Best Companies to Work For 2015Utah Business Event
Dec 10, 2015
Utah Business magazine is thrilled to announce the 2015 Best Companies to Work for Event! This y...
Community Events View All
Empowering Self and Others: Become and Awakener
Dec 1, 2015
Uncover the secrets of empowerment. Whether you are a parent, a teacher or a Coach, you’ll find ...
Secrets to Financing your Business
Dec 1, 2015
Register:  |  90 South 400 West, Ste 650 Salt Lake City, Utah 84101   |  (801) 568-0114

Advertise with Utah Business

Submit an Event

* indicates required information
* Event Name:
Price (general):
Website (if applicable):
Coordinator's Name:
Coordinator's Email:
Coordinator's Phone:
Venue Name:
Venue Address:
Venue City:
Venue Zip:
Event Capacity:
* Event Description: