Awards

Awards

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.

Pioneer Award

The LCI Pioneer Award recognizes individuals who have moved the design and construction industry forward in embracing and implementing Lean tools and techniques.

Chairman's Award

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

Pioneer Award

Albert Manshum
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.

Chairman’s Award

George Zettel
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

2020

Dean Reed, DPR Construction

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Christian Pikel, The ReAlignment Group

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2019

Victor Sanvido, Senior Vice President Southland Industries

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Felipe Engineer-Manriquez, Lean Director McCarthy Building Companies

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2018

Henry Nutt, III Sheet Metal Superintendent Southland Industries

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Rebecca Snelling Vice President and National Lean Director J.E. Dunn Construction

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2017

Michael Bade Associate Vice Chancellor Capital Programs & Campus Architect University of California, San Francisco

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Bevan Mace National Vice President Operations & Lean Balfour Beatty US

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2016

Hal Macomber President Macomber Consultants, LLC

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2015

Iris D. Tommelein Director Project Production Systems Laboratory (P2SL) Professor, Engineering and Project Management University of California, Berkeley

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Bernita Beikmann Principal Director of Lean Strategy HKS Inc.

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2014

Walt Disney Imagineering

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Romano Nickerson Principal Boulder Associates

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2013

Leo Linbeck III Executive Chairman Linbeck

Dick Bayer President The ReAlignment Group, Ltd.

2012

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

2011

Glenn Ballard LCI Co-Founder Greg Howell LCI Co-Founder

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