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Welcome to the 2020 AGC Houston Awards

Call for Entries


DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES

Entries must be received by noon on May 29, 2020. Entries will not be accepted after this time.

ELIGIBILITY

Members (General Contractors and Specialty Contractors) of the Houston Chapter, Associated General Contractors may submit any project(s) completed between April 1, 2018 and March 31, 2020.

Projects submitted must be located in the AGC Houston Chapter territory. Counties include Austin, Brazoria, Brazos, Chambers, Colorado, Fort Bend, Freestone, Galveston, Grimes, Harris, Houston, Leon, Madison, Matagorda, Montgomery, Polk, Robertson, San Jacinto, Trinity, Walker, Waller, Washington, Wharton and the west half of Liberty.

To begin the submission process click the "Submit Now" button below. You will need to create an account to login into the system.

SUBMISSION CRITERIA:
Projects will be evaluated according to the following criteria:

  • Contribution to the community and/or environment
  • Safety record
  • Quality of the management process in serving the client
  • Completion within time and budget factors
  • Challenges presented/addressed
  • Why this project should be considered for an award

JUDGING CRITERIA:
Judges are owners, architects, engineers, and industry partners from the Houston community. In addition to reviewing the submission materials of each project, they will visit the project site.

A representative from each entrant company must be present at the project site on evaluation day on July 24, 2020.

Companies will be notified at least one week prior to judging day when to expect the evaluation team. In addition, each project representative will be notified on the day of the site visits when to expect the judges.

AWARDS

There will be up to three APEX award winners in each category. Please note that not all project categories will receive Gold, Silver, and Bronze awards.

A project can be entered in up to two categories, but can only be named a Gold Level winner in one category. There is no limit (per company) to the number of entries in one category.

Winning projects will be honored and featured during the APEX Awards Gala on September 19, 2020.

All submitted projects will be highlighted in the program and on digital displays at the Gala.

CATEGORIES

The APEX Committee may re-categorize any entry for cause with proper notification. The committee may also redefine categories to accommodate high entry counts.

GENERAL CONTRACTOR CATEGORIES SPECIALTY  CONTRACTOR CATEGORIES
Plant/Industrial Site Work/Landscaping & Demolition
Multi-Family/Condominium Concrete/Structural
Retail Metals/Iron Work
Interior Thermal/Moisture Protection
Renovation/Remodel Interior Finishes: Under $5M
Hospitality (Hotels/Restaurants/Clubs) Interior Finishes: Over $5M
Laboratory Exterior Finishes: Under $5M
Higher-Education Exterior Finishes: Over $5M
Entertainment (Sports Facilities/Theaters/Etc.) MEP Engineering
Historical Restoration Renovation/Restoration: $0-5M
Small Project: Under $2M Renovation/Restoration: $5-10M
K-12 Education (New Construction) Renovation/Restoration: Over $10M
K-13 Education (Renovation)  
Health Care (New Construction)  
Health Care (Renovation)  
Office Building: Under $10M  
Office Building: Over $10M  
Liturgical/Church  
Mixed Use  
Municipalities  
Greenspace  

ENTRY FEE

$300/EACH

EACH ENTRY MUST INCLUDE:

  1. Completed Online APEX Entry Form: Click "Submit Now" below to begin the process. Be sure to save your work. To start a new entry form, simply click the "Home" button to access this page.
  2. Uploads: During your online submission process, you will be prompted to upload required project photos and company logo.
  3. Payment: Payment is required for each project submission. After you have submitted all your projects, click here to pay online

APEX AWARDS SUBMISSION DEADLINES
Entries must be received by noon on May 29, 2020. Entries will not be accepted after this time. Payment for complete # of entries submitted must be received by 5:00 p.m. on June 1, 2020. Click here to pay online

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