2008 APA Awards for Design & Manufacturing Excellence
Architectural Precast Award Winners
The Architectural Precast Association (APA) announced the winners of the 2008 APA Awards for Design & Manufacturing Excellence at its convention in Dallas. The competition is held each year to recognize examples of outstanding design and production work using architectural precast concrete. An independent jury selected the winners from a field of entries.
Designer: Howard Davis Associates Architect PA
Precast manufacturer: Pedroni’s Cast Stone Inc.
Designer: Architexas, Inc./Craig Melde
Precast manufacturer: Advanced Cast Stone
Designer: Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects
Precast manufacturer: American Stone Virginia, LLC
- 70If it looks like stone and is a manufactured precast concrete product, then it must be cast stone, right? Wrong. What you are seeing may be adhered manufactured stone masonry veneer (AMSMV), architectural precast, calcium silicate, or even a natural stone. Each product has its appropriate applications that are dependent…
- 43Architectural and design firms from around the country can enter their best material to be judged by a jury of their peers. Any work of architecture completed since January 1, 2011, in which new clay brick products comprise the predominant exterior building or paving material (over 50 percent), is eligible.