Awards/Recognition

Absher is proud of its record of successful projects. We truly believe that the recognition our projects receive is a direct reflection of our employees, clients, subcontractors, and design teams’ dedication and commitment to working together as a unified team.

  • DBIA 2014 National Award of Excellence; Civic Buildings
  • USACE Honolulu District “Certificate of Accomplishment” for 100,000 hours without a lost-time accident.
  • Awarded an Honorable Mention for the 2014 GCA Build Hawaii Awards.

The AGC 2011 Build Washington Award for Safety Excellence
Design-Build Institute of America’s National Design-Build Excellence Award for the P-305/P-305A Bachelor Enlisted Quarters and Parking Garage at Naval Base Kitsap (2010)
The Three-Star General Van Antwerp coin from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Honolulu District) for Excellence in Safety and Engineering Control for the FY08 New Barracks Complex/Schofield Barracks project (2011); 300,000 manhours with no recordable or time-loss injuries
The Jack Kemp Workforce Housing Models of Excellence Award for the On the Park Apartments (2011)
AGC of Washington Construction Excellence Green Building Award for the Pacific Plaza project (2010)
  • The James D. MacConnell Award for Marysville Getchell High School (2011)
  • Navy Commanding Officer’s Safety Award for the P-305/P-305A Bachelor Enlisted Quarters and Parking Garage at Naval Base Kitsap (2010)
  • Northwest Construction Magazine’s Best of 2010 Awards for the Navy P305 Bachelor Enlisted Quarters and P305A Parking Garage at Naval Base Kitsap (2010)
  • NAIOP Sustainable Development Award for the Pacific Plaza project in Tacoma, WA (2010)
  • NAIOP Redevelopment/ Renovation of the Year Award for the Pacific Plaza project in Tacoma, WA (2010)
  • Ghillarducci Award for New Development, Renovation or Beautification; for the Pacific Plaza project (2010)
  • Seattle Housing Authority (SHA) Community Service Construction Award for community outreach in promoting / implementing opportunities for Section 3 training and employment in the industry (2009)
  • Design-Build Institute of America’s National Design-Build Award for the FY04 Whole Barracks Renewal, Fort Lewis (2007)
  • Built Green Hammer Award for sustainable construction on the High Point Redevelopment (2007)
  • General Services Administration Honor Award for the Social Security Administration (SSA) Teleservice Communications Center (2006)
  • AGC of Washington Construction Excellence Award for the Point Defiance Kids’ Zone (2006)
  • A. Philip Randolph Institute Community Service Award for community outreach promoting and implementing opportunities for women and minorities in the industry (2006)
  • General Services Administration Construction Excellence Honor (their highest national construction award), the U.S. Courthouse, Seattle WA (2005)
  • AGC of Washington Grand Award for Construction Excellence for the U.S. Courthouse (Seattle WA) project (2005)