The ASHRAE Technology Awards recognize outstanding achievements by members who have successfully applied innovative building design in the areas of occupant comfort, indoor air quality and energy conservation. Their designs incorporate ASHRAE standards for effective energy management and IAQ. Performance is proven through one year’s actual, verifiable operating data.
Technology Award Winners - 2016
2016 First Place Winners
Benjamin A. Skelton
Category I– Commercial Buildings – New
Walgreens Net Zero Store (Store #15364)
Jason Robbins, Owner Representative
Dylan T. Connelly
Category I– Commercial Buildings – Existing
DPR Construction's San Francisco Net Positive Energy Office
Mike Messick, Owner Representative
Category II– Educational Facilities – New
Anne-Marie Edward Science Building
Michael H. Johnston, Owner Representative
Category IV– Industrial Facilities or Processes – New
Sea-Tac Airport Pre-Conditioned Air
Mike Smith, Owner Representative
Jonathan M. Heller
Category VI– Residential
Stack House Apartments
Brooke Kathrein, Owner Representative
Purpose of ASHRAE Technology Awards
The purpose of the ASHRAE Technology Awards program is to:
- Recognize ASHRAE members who design and/or conceive innovative technological concepts that are proven through actual operating data;..
- Communicate innovative systems designs to other ASHRAE members;
- Highlight technological achievements of ASHRAE to others, including associated professionals and societies worldwide, as well as building and facility owners...
Each year the Society may present awards in six categories: Commercial Buildings (New, Existing, Existing Building Commissioning); Institutional Buildings (New, Existing, Existing Building Commissioning) Health Care Facilities (New, Existing, Existing Building Commissioning); Industrial Facilities or Processes (New, Existing, Existing Building Commissioning); Public Assembly (New, Existing, Existing Building Commissioning); Residential
For each category first, second, and honorable mention winners may be named. Also, one of the category first place winners may be selected to receive the ASHRAE Award of Engineering Excellence. The recipient will have demonstrated the best overall compliance with the judging criteria...
Technology Award Program Overview, Requirements, Judging Criteria and Helpful Hints