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Rugo Stone has received the following awards and honors:

2020 Tucker Design Award – Natural Stone Institute

Project: Sacred Heart Cathedral
Architect:  McCrery Architects, LLC
Owner: Sacred Heart Cathedral

2018 GRAND PRIZE: INSTALLATION – Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards

Project: Trinity Dome
Architect:  Anthony J. Segreti AIA
General Contractor: Rugo Stone LLC
Owner: Basilica of the National Shrine

2018 Tucker Design Award – Natural Stone Institute (Former M.I.A.)

Project: National Museum of African American History and Culture
Architect: Gustafson Guthrie Nichol
General Contractor: Clark Smoot Russel
Owner: Smithsonian Institution

2018 Tucker Design Award – Natural Stone Institute (Former M.I.A.)

Project: The Park at CityCenter Washington, DC
Architect: Gustafson Guthrie Nichol; Foster + Partners / Shalom Barnes Associates”

2018 Craftsmanship Award for Masonry / Esterior Stone – Building Congress & Exchange

Project: JHU Krieger Hall
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: Johns Hopkins University

2018 Pinnacle Award for Commercial Interior – Natural Stone Institute (Former M.I.A.)

Project: 2000 L Street Alexander Court
Architect: Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects / FOX Architects
General Contractor: Davis Construction
Owner: 2000 L Street

2018 Pinnacle Award for Commercial Interior – Natural Stone Institute (Former M.I.A.)

Project: Sacred Heart Cathedral
Architect:  McCrery Architects, LLC
Owner: Sacred Heart Cathedral

2017 Craftsmanship Award for Masonry / Interior Stone and Marble – Washington Building Congress

Project: U.S. Diplomacy Center,  Washington, DC
Architect:  Beyer Blinder Belle
General Contractor: Gilbane Building Company
Owner: US Department of State

2017 Craftsmanship Award for Masonry / Interior Stone and Marble – Washington Building Congress

Project: Trump International Hotel at the Old Post Office
Architect:  WDG Architecture, PLLC
General Contractor: Lendlease (US) Construction, Inc.
Owner: Trump International Hotel

2017 Craftsmanship Award for Masonry / Interior Stone and Marble – Washington Building Congress

Project: 1800 K Street,  Washington, DC
Architect:  VOA Architects
General Contractor: Forrester Construction
Owner: 1800 K Street

2016 Best Use of Carrara Marble in Northern America – Marble Institute of America

Project: The UVA Rotunda Renovation
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: UVA

2016 Pinnacle Award of Excellence: Restoration / Renovation – Marble Institute of America

Project: The UVA Rotunda Renovation
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: UVA

2016 Pinnacle Award of Merit: Commercial Interior – Marble Institute of America

Project: Hungarian Chapel
Architect:  Anthony J. Segreti AIA
General Contractor: Rugo Stone LLC
Owner: BNSIC

2015 Pinnacle Award of Merit: Renovation/Restoration – Marble Institute of America

Project: Cosmos Club Historic Fireplace Renovation
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: Cosmos Club

2015 Craftsmanship Award for Masonry / Interior Stone and Marble – Washington Building Congress

Project: Inova Women’s Hospital and Inova Children’s Hospital
Architect:  Wilmot Sanz Architect
General Contractor: Clark Construction
Owner: Inova Women’s Hospital

2015 Craftsmanship Award for Finishes / Flooring – Washington Building Congress

Project: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
General Contractor: Clark Construction
Owner: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

2014 Pinnacle Award for Commercial Interior – Marble Institute of America

Project: Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) Headquarters
Architect:  Hickok Cole Architects
General Contractor: Hitt Contracting Inc.
Owner: CSIS

2013 Pinnacle Award of Excellence: Renovation/Restoration – Marble Institute of America

Project: Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Architect:  Architectural Innovations LLC
General Contractor: Simpson Construction Inc.
Owner: Archdiocese of Wichita, Kansas

2012 Tucker Design Award – Building Stone Institute

Project: Divinity School Addition, Duke University
Architect:  Hartman – Cox Architects
General Contractor: Skanska USA
Owner: Duke University

2012 Pinnacle Award of Excellence: Renovation/Restoration – Marble Institute of America

Project: Saint John the Apostole Catholic Church
Architect:  Franck & Lohsen Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: Saint John the Apostole Catholic Church

2010 Appreciation of Distinguished Service as 2010 MIA President (to Brett Rugo) – Marble Institute of America

Project: Distinguished Service as 2010 MIA President (to Brett Rugo)

2010 Pinnacle Award of Merit Renovation/Restoration – Marble Institute of America

Project: Dominican House – Saint Thomas Chapel
Architect:  James McCrery
Owner: Dominican Brothers

2009 Craftsmanship Award – Washington Building Congress

Project: Morrison & Foerster
Architect:  Mancini Duffy
General Contractor: Hitt Contracting Inc.

2009 Pinnacle Award of Merit Renovation/Restoration – Marble Institute of America

Project: Morrison & Foerster
Architect:  Mancini Duffy
General Contractor: Hitt Contracting Inc.

2009 Pinnacle Award of Merit- Residential Interior / Exterior – Marble Institute of America

Project: Private Residence
General Contractor: Gibson Builders
Owner: Michele Smith

2008 Pinnacle Award of Excellence: Commercial Interior – Marble Institute of America

Project: 2101 L Street
Architect:  LSM
General Contractor: Balfour Beatty
Owner: Vornado

2008 Recognition for participation on project awarded 2008 Washington Contractor Award – New Construction – AGC of Metropolitan Washington D.C.

Project: Mount Vernon Place Office Building
Architect:  Smith Group
General Contractor: Hensel Phelps Construction Co.

2008 Craftsmanship Award for Stonework – Washington Building Congress

Project: The Monument Realty Lobby Project
General Contractor: Coakely Williams

2008 Craftsmanship Award for Stonework – Washington Building Congress

Project: The New GSA Federal Building Project
Architect:  Moshe Safde
General Contractor: James G. Davis
Owner: GSA

2008 Craftsmanship Award for Stonework – Washington Building Congress

Project: The Newseum Project
Architect:  Polcheck
General Contractor: Turner Construction
Owner: Newseum

2007 Craftsmanship Award for Stonework – Washington Building Congress

Project: 1875 Penn Avenue
Architect:  SBA / LSM
General Contractor: Clark Construction
Owner: Mark Winkler

2007 Pinnacle Award of Excellence: Renovation/Restoration – Marble Institute of America

Project: Basilica of the Assumption
Architect:  John G. Waite
General Contractor: Henry Lewis
Owner: Basilica of the Assumption

2007 Pinnacle Award of Merit: Commercial Interior – Marble Institute of America

Project: Dewey Ballantine Offices
Architect:  Studios
General Contractor: James G. Davis
Owner: Dewey Ballentine

2007 Craftsmanship Award – Washington Building Congress

Project: The Alston & Bird
General Contractor: James G. Davis
Owner: Alston & Bird

2007 Craftsmanship Award – Washington Building Congress

Project: The Atlantic Building
Architect: Shalom Baranes
General Contractor: James G. Davis
Owner: Douglas Development

2007 Craftsmanship Award – Washington Building Congress

Project: The Mount Verno Orientation and Education Centers
General Contractor: Turner Construction
Owner: Mt. Vernon

2007 Craftsmanship Award – Washington Building Congress

Project: The U.S. Department if Transportation Headquarters
Architect: Michael Graves
General Contractor: Clark Construction

2006 Award for Excellence in Architecture – Northern Virginia AIA Chapter

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Bogus & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Award for Excellence in Architecture – Washington DC AIA Chapter

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Bogus & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Award for Institutional Architecture – Maryland Society

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Boggs & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Craftsmanship Award for Stonework (to Regie J. Studeny, Jr) – Building Congress & Exchange

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Boggs & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Design Honor Award for Interior Architecture – Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art and Architecture (IFRAA)

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Boggs & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Design Honor Award for Religious Arts — Ceremonial Object – Chuppah – Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art and Architecture (IFRAA)

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Boggs & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Honorable Mention Award – Metal Architecture Design Awards – Interiors

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Boggs & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Pinnacle Award of Merit: Commercial Interior – Marble Institute of America

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Boggs & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Preservation Award – Historic Annapolis Foundation

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Boggs & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Star Award – Special Award of Merit for Detail – Stone in Architecture — Prism Awards

Project: Commodore Uriah P. Levy Center, United States Naval Academy
Architect: Boggs & Partners Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: U.S. Naval Academy

2006 Pinnacle Award of Merit: Comercial Exterior – Marble Institute of America

Project: Divinity School Addition, Duke University
Architect: Hartman – Cox Architects
General Contractor: Skanska USA
Owner: Duke University

2006 Pinnacle Award of Excellence – Marble Institute of America

Project: Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church
Architect: Kems Group Architects
General Contractor: Scott Long Contracting
Owner: Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church

2006 Craftsmanship Award – Washington Building Congress

Project: The International Monetary Fund Headquarters
Architect: Kling Lingquist

2006 Craftsmanship Award – Washington Building Congress

Project: The Katzen Arts Center
Architect: Smith Group

2004 Craftsmanship Award for Stone Masonry (to Wayne D. Radke) – Building Congress & Exchange

Project: Maryland Historical Society – Bar & Link Buildings
Architect: Ziger/Snead LLP Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: Maryland Historical Society

2004 Mid-Atlantic Golden Trowel Award – Merit Award, Interior: Marble – International Masonry Institute

Project: Private Residence & Interior Pool
General Contractor: Ziegler Builders
Owner: Herb Smith

2004 Mid-Atlantic Golden Trowel Award – Best of Category Interior: Marble – International Masonry Institute

Project: Woodward & Lothrop Building
Architect: Shalom Baranes
General Contractor: James G. Davis
Owner: National Park Service

2003 Special Pinnacle Award for Restoration – Marble Institute of America

Project: Founder’s Chapel & Pope Pius X Chapel
Architect: Anthony J. Segreti, AIA

2003 Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Leadership and Support of the 2003 WBC Craftsmanship Awards Program – Washington Building Congress

2003 WBC Craftsmanship – Washington Building Congress

Project: National Headquarters for the American Red Cross
Architect: Shalom Baranes
General Contractor: Clark Construction
Owner: American Red Cross

2003 Craftsmanship Award for Stone Carving & Installation (to James D. Farris) – Building Congress & Exchange

Project: The Walters Art Gallery Renovation-centre street Building
Architect: Kallmann, McKinnell and Wood Architects
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: Walters Art Museum

2002 WBC Craftsmanship – Washington Building Congress

Project: 1111 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Architect: Shalom Baranes
General Contractor: Donohoe Construction

2002 Golden Trowel Award – International Masonry Institute

Project: New Chancery for the United Arab Emirates
Architect: A.D.A.
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: UAE Chancery

2002 Grand Prize Award – Prism Design Competition

Project: New Chancery for the United Arab Emirates
Architect: A.D.A.
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: UAE Chancery

2002 WBC Craftsmanship – Washington Building Congress

Project: New Chancery for the United Arab Emirates
Architect: A.D.A.
General Contractor: Whiting-Turner
Owner: UAE Chancery

2002 WBC Award – Washington Building Congress

Project: The Investment Building
Architect: Shalom Baranes
General Contractor: Clark Construction

2001 Building Excellence Recognition – The Whiting Turner Contracting Company

2001 Award of Merit – Marble Institute of America

Project: The Mother of Divine Providence Chapel
Architect: Anthony J. Segreti AIA
General Contractor: Rugo Stone LLC
Owner: Basilica of the National Shrine

2000 Best Marble Project – International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftsmen

Project: Universal Call to Holiness Bas-Relief
Architect: Anthony J. Segreti AIA
General Contractor: Rugo Stone LLC
Owner: Basilica of the National Shrine

2000 SPECIAL RECOGNITION – Marble Institute of America

Project: Universal Call to Holiness Bas-Relief
Architect: Anthony J. Segreti AIA
General Contractor: Rugo Stone LLC
Owner: Basilica of the National Shrine

We are members of these associations.

Natural Stone Institute (NSI)
https://www.naturalstoneinstitute.org/

BC&E Baltimore Congress & Exchange
https://www.bcebaltimore.org/

CCFM, Conference for Catholic Facility Management
http://www.ccfm.net/

Patron of the Arts in the Vatican Museum
http://www.patronsvaticanmuseums.org/

International Catholic Stewardship Council (ICSC)
http://catholicstewardship.com/

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, Clergy – Laity Congress
https://www.clergylaity.org/

Washington Building Congress (WBC)
http://www.wbcnet.org/

ICCFA
https://iccfa.com/

Association for Preservation Technology, APT DC Chapter
https://aptdc.org/