Absher wins DBIA awards for Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center

Absher and design partner GGLO are delighted to share that the WSU Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center won multiple honors at the 2018 Design-Build Institute of America’s (DBIA) annual awards. The DBIA awards honor the nation’s best design-build projects and leaders.

The DBIA recognized Absher and GGLO’s achievements in flexibility and foresight. Throughout the cultural center project design-build delivery celebrated a collaboration of ideas, knowledge, skills and abilities. This collaborative process maximized and elevated the creative product of all team members to facilitate a singular solution to the client’s vision.

The awards won are:

  • Chairman’s Award for Community Impact and Social Responsibility, which recognizes design-build teams who have shown extraordinary commitment to “triple bottom line” success – people, profit and planet.
  • Excellence in Design – Architecture
  • Merit Award in Educational Facilities

The Floyd Center was also nominated for the Excellence in Teaming award.