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2007 ICF Builder Award Competition
Projects Demonstrate Innovation, Efficiency

The Builder Awards competition is an annual event designed to showcase the innovation, quality, and energy-efficiency of ICF construction, and promote them as a sustainable, durable and attractive building material.

Winners were chosen in four categories: Light Commercial, Heavy Commercial, Large Residential, Small Residential and Multi Family.

Complete competition rules, judging criteria, and complete scoring results for all projects entered are available online.

Best Small Residential


Winner:
Turner Residence

Location: Ten Mile, Tennessee
Size: 4,500 sq. ft
Cost: $405,000
Start-to-Finish Time: 11 months
ICF Block: Nudura


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1st Runner Up:
Toscana Mia

Location: Myrtle Beach, SC
Size: 4,680 sq. ft.
Cost: $1.4 million
Start-to-Finish Time: 15 months
ICF Block: Amvic


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2nd Runner Up:
Wentworth Residence

Location
: Escalon, California
Size: 4,320 sq. ft.
Cost: $825,000
Start-to-Finish Time: 10 months
ICF Distributor: Toledo Design & Development

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Best Large Residential


Winner:
New Southern Home

Location: Orlando, Florida
Size: 12,200 sq. ft
(18,200 under roof)
Cost: $3.2 Million
Start-to-Finish Time: 7 Months
ICF Block: Greenblock

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1st Runner Up:
Maddy Residence

Location: Southern Ontario
Size: 12,400 sq. ft.
Cost: Undisclosed
Start-to-Finish Time: 156 Days
ICF Block: Arxx

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2nd Runner Up:
Boone Residence

Location
: Knights Ferry, Calif.
Size: 7,500 sq. ft.
Cost: $1.6 million
Start-to-Finish Time: 16 months
ICF Block: Arxx and Amvic

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Best Light Commercial


Winner:
Dry Creek Professional Building G

Location: Lehi, Utah
Size: 18,000 sq. ft
Cost: $1.7 million
Start-to-Finish Time: NA
ICF Block: Logix

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1st Runner Up:
Fire Station #62

Location: Kalispell, Montana
Size: 13,000 sq. ft.
Cost: $2.8 million
Start-to-Finish Time: NA
ICF Block: Logix

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2nd Runner Up:
Pinegrove Church

Location
: Kingston, Ontario
Size: 10,000 sq. ft.
Cost: $850.000
Start-to-Finish Time: 10 months
ICF Block: 8' IntegraSpec

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Best Heavy Commercial


Winner:
Alvaton Elementary School

Location: Bowling Green, KY
Size: 80,000 sq. ft
Cost: NA
Start-to-Finish Time: NA
ICF Block: Nudura

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1st Runner Up:
Seaside Resort (Trendwest)

Location
: Seaside, Oregon
Size: 460,000 sq. ft.
Cost: Undisclosed
Start-to-Finish Time: 540 Days
ICF Block: Reward Wall Systems

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2nd Runner Up:
Tifton Comfort Inn

Location
: Tifton, Georgia
Size: 65,000 sq. ft.
Cost: $24 million
Start-to-Finish Time: 105 Days
ICF Block: 5” IntegraSpec

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Multi Family

Winner:
Surrey Grand Crowne

Location: Branson, Missouri
Size: 51,000 sq. ft.
Cost: $6 million
Start-to-Finish Time: 17 months
ICF Block: Reward Wall Systems
Architect: Sloane Architects
General Contractor: WCI, Inc.
ICF Installer: WCI, Inc.

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1st Runner Up:
E2 City Homes

Location: Minneapolis, Minn
Size: 6,300 sq. ft.
Cost: $850,000
Start-to-Finish Time: 7 months
ICF Block: Lite-Form
Architect: LHB, Inc.
General Contractor: The Urban Project
ICF Distributor: Cemstone

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Judging Criteria -
The project will be rated on a scale of 1 to 10 (10 being the highest) in each of the following categories based on how well it meets the criteria.
  1. 1. Size of the project (Project cost and square footage of exterior walls) 20%
  2. Complexity (sets new standards or advances the industry) 15%
  3. Percentage of project built with ICFs 10%
  4. Sustainable Design (Structure and Landscaping) 15%
  5. Energy Efficiency 10%
  6. Architecture (Creative and Aesthetic Appeal) 10%
  7. Quality of Craftsmanship 10%
  8. Site and Construction Considerations
    (Overcame adverse site conditions or delays) 10%

Judging is based on a number of factors, weighted to favor projects whose size, complexity, and design set new standards or advanced the industry.
(See "Judging Criteria" below for details.)

 

2014 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Unlimited Residential
  4. Large Residential
  5. Small Residential
  6. Multi Family

 

2013 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Unlimited Residential
  4. Large Residential
  5. Small Residential
  6. Multi Family

 

2012 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Unlimited Residential
  4. Large Residential
  5. Small Residential
  6. Multi Family
  7. Development

 

2011 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Unlimited Residential
  4. Large Residential
  5. Small Residential
  6. Multi Family

 

2010 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Unlimited Residential
  4. Large Residential
  5. Small Residential
  6. Multi Family

 

2009 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Unlimited Residential
  4. Large Residential
  5. Small Residential
  6. Multi Family


2008 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Unlimited Residential
  4. Large Residential
  5. Small Residential
  6. Multi Family


2007 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Custom Home
  4. Residential Development.
  5. Best Overall

2006 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Custom Home
  4. Residential Development.
  5. Best Overall

2005 winners
» Winners

  1. Light Commercial
  2. Heavy Commercial
  3. Custom Home
  4. Residential Development.
  5. Best Overall


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