LCI has three awards that are presented at the annual LCI Congress event in October. These awards constitute an essential aspect of LCI programs, recognizing the accomplishments of individuals in the Lean environment who have provided extraordinary service on behalf of LCI and/or the industry as a whole.
The LCI Pioneer Award recognizes individuals who have moved the design and construction industry forward in embracing and implementing Lean tools and techniques.
The LCI Chairman’s Award recognizes individuals who have moved the Lean Construction Institute forward in meeting its mission of transforming the design and construction industry. The awards are given out during LCI’s Annual Congress where awardees are recognized by the Lean Design and Construction community.
Design Award - A Team Award
The LCI Design Award recognizes project teams that are delivering outstanding design while advancing the industry through collaborative Lean Project Delivery. The purpose of this award is to encourage the adoption of Lean approaches and methods to improve project outcome and elevate design.
2021 Annual Awards Recipients
Advocate Aurora Health
The Lean Construction Institute (LCI) recognizes Advocate Aurora Health’s Albert Manshum for his service to the design and construction community by awarding him the 2021 Pioneer Award.
Turner Construction Company
The Lean Construction Institute (LCI) recognizes Turner Construction Company’s George Zettel for his tireless efforts to improve project performance in the design and construction industry by supporting LCI’s mission.
2021 Annual Design Award Recipients
Dr. Anne Anderson High School
- Owner: Edmonton School
- Design Firm: BR2 Architecture w/ AODBT Architecture & Interior Design
- General Contractor: Clark Builders
- Engineering firm: D.A. Fox Engineering and SMP Engineering
Pleasant Prairie Medical Center
- Owner: Advocate Aurora Health
- Design Firm: HGA Architects
- General Contractor: The Boldt Company
Previous Award Recipients
Leo Linbeck III Executive Chairman Linbeck
Dick Bayer President The ReAlignment Group, Ltd.
William A. Lichtig Senior Vice President The Boldt Company Paul Reiser Executive Vice President The Boldt Company William R. Seed Director, Design & Construction Universal Health Services
Glenn Ballard LCI Co-Founder Greg Howell LCI Co-Founder