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Our Industry Awards and Recognition

Kovach is always looking for new ways to innovate and we bring our creative passion to each and every project we are a part of. Instead of “doing things the way they’ve always been done”, we are constantly looking to break the mold and provide our customers with limitless options. Our industry has recognized this over the years. Click on each year to view a few of our awards and industry recognitions.

2018
Best Place to Work® Certified
  • Kovach Building Enclosures certified August 2018
Glass Magazine Top 50 Glaziers – #13

 

ENR Top Specialty Contractors – #21

 

Time Magazine World’s Greatest Places 2018
ENR National Best of the Best Project Award
ENR Regional Best Project Awards
  • Higher Education: Best Project – ASU Biodesign C
Innovator Awards
2017
Best Place to Work® Certified
  • Kovach Building Enclosures certified August 2017
ENR Regional Best Project Awards
ENR California
NACIA Tenth Anniversary Winner
2017 North American Copper in Architecture Award
2017 Landmark Award
  • Awarded to the Smart Financial Center in Sugar Land, Texas // Category: Public Assemblies
2017 Arizona Leader Award
2016
Best Place to Work® Certified
  • Kovach Building Enclosures certified August 2016
ENR Sports/Entertainment Best Project
  • Awarded to the University of Houston Guy V. Lewis Basketball Development Center by ENR Texas/Louisiana
ENR Healthcare Best Project
  • Awarded to the University of Arizona Cancer Center by ENR Southwest
2016 National Award of Merit
  • Awarded to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center by the Design Build Institute of America, (DBIA)
2016 National Award of Merit
  • Awarded to the U of A Cancer Center by the Design Build Institute of America, (DBIA)
Glass Magazine – Top 50 Glaziers
ENR Southwest’s Top 20 under 40 Class of 2016
2015
2015 BEST OF PRODUCTS AWARDS: FACADES + STRUCTURAL AND OPENINGS 
  • Honorable Mention – Kovabond Metal Composite Material – VIEW ARTICLE

 ENR SOUTHWEST BEST PROJECTS 

  • Higher Education Best Project Award: ASU College Avenue Commons
  • Higher Education Merit Award: Coyote Center
  • Office/Retail/Mixed-Use Merit Award: Sun Devil Marketplace

 GLASS MAGAZINE TOP GLAZERS – LISTED #10

 

AIA ARIZONA DESIGN AWARDS 
  • Sustainability Award: Integrated Education Building at Gateway Community College
  • Distinguished Building Citation Award: ASU Sun Devil Fitness Center
  • Distinguished Building Merit Award: ASU College Avenue Commons
  • Goodwin Award: ASU College Avenue Commons
  • Distinguished Building Honor Award: ASU Manzanita Hall remodel

 

2014
ENR TOP SPECIALTY CONTRACTORS

 

  • Top 20 in Glazing & Curtain Wall – Ranked #7

 

ENR FASTEST GROWING GLAZING SUBCONTRACTOR

 

2014 WORLD ARCHITECTURE AWARD (WAN)

 

  • 1st Place Facade Award for the Health Sciences Education Building

 

GLASS MAGAZINE TOP GLAZIERS

 

  • Kovach listed at #15

 

CITY OF TEMPE CITY COMMUNITY ACTION AWARD

 

RZRE RED AWARDS

 

  • Best Public Project: McCord Hall

 

RZRE RED AWARDS

 

  • Best Education Project: Central Arizona College Maricopa Campus

 

2013
1ST NET ZERO COMMERCIAL BUILDING IN ARIZONA

 

  • Kovach contributes energy efficient systems on the DPR regional office.

 

2013 TOP METAL CONSTRUCTION AWARD FROM METAL CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION

 

 

2013 METAL CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

 

 

2013 ARCHITECTS NEWSPAPER BEST FAÇADE

 

  • Health Science Education Building

 

BUILDING CONSTRUCTION + DESIGN AWARD

 

 

GLASS MAGAZINE: TOP 50 U.S. GLAZIERS

 

  • Kovach listed at #16

 

NORTH AMERICAN COPPER IN ARCHITECTURE EXCELLENCE AWARD

 

  • Integrated Education Building at Gateway Community College
  • Health Sciences Education Building on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus
  • Maricopa County Downtown Court Tower

 

2013 NATIONAL EXCELLENCE IN CONSTRUCTION AWARD

 

ACEC “Grand Iris Award” for Engineering Excellence

 

ENR Southeast Projects of the Year – Best Sports/Entertainment Project

 

 

2012
CITY OF CHANDLER ARCHITECTURAL EXCELLENCE AWARD
2012-13 ARIZONA COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE PEOPLE TO KNOW
  • Subcontractors – Stephen Kovach V
2012 AIA ARIZONA DESIGN AWARDS
  • SRP Sustainable Building Award: Chandler City Hall 
  • Citation: Gateway Community College, Integrated Education Building
  • Citation: The Q Building Renovation at Paradise Valley Community College
ENR SOUTHWEST BEST PROJECTS OF 2012
  • Civil Works/Infrastructure – Best Project: Val Vista Water Treatment Plant GAC Implementation
  • Government/Public Buildings – Best Project: Maricopa Downtown South Court Tower
  • Government/Public Buildings – Award of Merit: Tucson Police Department Forensic Laboratory
  • Higher Education/Research – Best Project: GateWay Community College, Integrated Education Building
  • Office – Best Project: DPR Construction Phoenix Regional Office
  • Safety – Best Project: PHX Sky Train – Stage 1 Fixed Facilities
  • Small Project (<$10 mil) – Award of Merit: Educare Arizona Early Learning Center and Health Clinic
  • Transportation – Best Project: PHX Sky Train – Stage 1 Fixed Facilities