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Outstanding Project Awards: 2017-2018

Each year at our Annual Conference, CalGeo puts the spotlight on the best geotechnical projects in the state with our Outstanding Project Awards. A panel of peers selects the year's finest work in a number of categories, providing winners with a powerful new marketing message, and everyone with the opportunity to learn from exciting, innovative approaches to challenging situations.

Mark Your Calendars

The 2018 CalGeo Annual Conference will be held April 19-21, 2018 at the Flamingo Conference Resort and Spa in Santa Rosa, CA. The Outstanding Project Awards luncheon will take place the final afternoon, Saturday, April 21, 2018. Click HERE for event details.

Call for Entries

Download the entry forms below. The deadline for Outstanding Project Award Entries is January 20, 2018. A fee of $100/members and $300/non-members is required for each entry. Firms/individuals may submit multiple entries but will only be awarded a maximum of one award.

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Past Winners

2016-2017 
Large Private Project Award: Hayward Baker | International Market Place, Waikiki, Oahu, HI
Large Public Project Award: Geocon Consultants, Inc. | Golden One Center (Sacramento Entertainment and Sports Center), Sacramento, CA
Medium Public Project Award: Holdrege & Kull Consulting Engineers and Geologists | Closed Lincoln Landfill Groundwater Corrective Action Project, Lincoln, CA 
Honorable Mention: Blackburn Consulting | Cosumnes River Boulevard Extension & I-5 Interchange, Sacramento, CA

2015-2016 
Large Private Project Award: Hayward Baker | TL-6914 Loveland to Los Coches Substations, San Diego County, CA
Large Public Project Award: Diaz-Yourman & Associates | Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodel Center (ARTIC), Anaheim, CA
Medium Public Project Award: Cal Engineering & Geology | San Francisco Bay Trail/George Miller Regional Trail, Martinez & Port Costa, CA 
Honorable Mention: The Sutton Group | Redwood Road Landslide Stabilization, Oakland, CA

2014-2015 
Large Project Award: Leighton Consulting, Inc. | Santa Ana Regional Interceptor (SARI) Relocation, Orange County, CA
Medium Project Award: C2Earth, Inc. | Lefteroff Residential Development, Portola Valley, CA Honorable Mentions: Geocon, Inc. | Adobe Estate (Laurel Pointe), Vista, CA; ENGEO Inc. | Gallery at Central Park, North Apartments, Santa Clara, CA

2013-2014 
Large Project Award: Diaz-Yourman & Associates | Tom Bradley International Terminal at Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles, CA
Medium Project Award: GMU Geotechnical, Inc. | Philemon Drive Landslide Repair, Dana Point, CA

2012-2013 
Large Project Award: Fugro Consultants, Inc. | San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge East Span Foundation, San Francisco Bay, CA 
Medium Project Award: ENGEO | San Mateo Bayfront Levee Improvement Project, San Mateo, CA
Small Project Award: TerraPacific Consultants, Inc./DBM Contractors, Inc. | University House Rehabilitation-Slope Stabilization, La Jolla, CA
Honorable Mentions: Caltrans/SFCTA | Presidio Parkway Phase 1, San Francisco;
Condor Earth Technologies, Inc. | Tulloch Hydroelectric Projects – 3rd Unit Addition, Jamestown;
Diaz-Yourman & Associates | Storm Drain Protection-Mid City/Exposition LRT, La Brea Crossing, Los Angeles;
Geotechnologies, Inc. | Pauley Pavilion Expansion, UCLA Campus;
Petra Geotrechnical, Inc. | 1st Street Viaduct Widening, Los Angeles and;
Taber Consultants | Nord Highway Bridge at Mud Creek, Chico

2011-2012 
Medium Project Award: Geocon Consultants, Inc. | PCWA Gold Run Pipeline Replacement - Phase IV, Gold Run, Placer County, CA
Medium Project Award: Blackburn Consulting | Sacramento Railyards Bridges, Sacramento, CA

2010-2011 
Large Project Award: Leighton Consulting, Inc. | Nohl Canyon Water Storage Tank, Anaheim, CA and Diaz-Yourman & Associates | Cabrillo Way Marina, Port of Los Angeles
Medium Project Award: ENGEO | Pacific Cannery Lofts, Oakland, CA
Small Project Award: Upp Geotechnology, Inc. | Emergency Ocean Bluff Stabilization, Moss Beach, CA

2009-2010 
Large Project Award: BSK Associates | Minarets High School, O'Neals, CA
Medium Project Award: ENGEO | Trestle Glen, Colma, CA
Honorable Mentions: American Geotechnical, Inc. | Seaview Landslide Repair, San Clemente;
Condor Earth Technologies, Inc. | Oakdale Irrigation District So. Main Canal Improvement Project, Oakdale;
Leighton Consulting, Inc. | Metro Gold Line Eastside Extension, Los Angeles, and;
Stoney-Miller Consultants, Inc. | Portola Hills II, Area A Landslide Remediation, Lake Forest

2008-2009 
Medium Project Award: TerraCosta Consulting Group | Wilson Cover Floating Dock and Small Boat Mooring Installation, San Clemente Island
Small Project Award: Upp Geotechnology | Willow Creek Landslide Repair, Campbell

2007-2008 
Large Project Award: Geoform/Stoney Miller Consultants | Bluebird Canyon Landslide, Laguna Beach
Mid-Sized Project Award: Diaz-Yourman & Assoc. | Port of Long Beach Security Command & Control Center, Long Beach
Honorable Mention: Leighton Consulting, Inc. | Penske Truck Leasing Facility

2006-2007
Large Project Award: Zeiser Kling Consultants, Inc. | Verdugo Mountain Project, Los Angeles
Small Project Award: Geotechnologies, Inc. | Ennis House Retaining Wall Replacement Project, Los Angeles

2005-2006
Large Project Award: Terra Costa consulting Group, Inc. | The Point, Rancho Bernardo
Mid-Sized Project Award: Wallace-Kuhl & Assoc., Inc. | CalPERS Headquarters Expansion, Sacramento

2004-2005
Large Project Award: Diaz-Yourman & Assoc. | Pier T Container Terminal, Long Beach
Large Project Award: Leighton Consulting, Inc. | Carnival Cruise Line Terminal & Berth, Long Beach

2003-2004
Large Project Award: GeoSoils Consultants, Inc. | The Painted Turtle Camp, Lake Hughes
Small Project Award: Kleinfelder, Inc. | Wildgoose Natural Gas Storage Expansion, Gridley
Honorable Mention: Vector Engineering | Monterey Peninsula Landfill Module 4, Monterey

2002-2003
Large Project Award: Diaz-Yourman & Assoc. | Port of Los Angeles Pier 400 Building & Gate Facilities, Los Angeles
Small Project Award: Geotechnologies, Inc. | USC's North Science Building Project, Los Angeles
Honorable Mention: David H. Lee & Assoc., Inc. | Via Cerro Rebal Landslide, San Juan Capistrano

2001-2002 
Outstanding Project Award: Kleinfelder, Inc. | Crestview/Pinehurst Landslide, Millbrae 
Outstanding Project Award: Diaz-Yourman & Assoc. | Henry Ford Avenue Grade Separation, Long Beach
Outstanding Project Award: R.T. Frankian & Assoc. | Golden Valley Road Phase One & High School, Merced