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The WSECU office building in Seattle's University District won first place for commercial projects at the 2019 Masonry Institute of Washington Excellence in Masonry Awards. It was designed by SkB Architects.
2019 Excellence in Masonry Awards
The Masonry Institute of Washington celebrated 19 projects on Thursday at its Excellence in Masonry Design Awards banquet at Block 41 in Seattle.
Nov. 8, 2019
The MIW awards honors the best in masonry design and construction in Washington state. Masonry materials include brick, CMU, stone, tile, marble and terrazzo. These projects represent the finest standards in masonry design, innovation, structural performance, and overall masonry integration for the client and the surrounding community.
The California-based judges were Anthony Herrera of Williams + Paddon, Brie Gargano of BCA Architects, Michele Gargano of BCA Architects, Craig Horton of the International Masonry Institute, Cameron Glass of CGL Cos., and Gary Peife of BAC Local 3.
The MIW was established in 1972 to promote masonry construction throughout Western Washington. Along with its national partner the International Masonry Institute, the MIW the leader in technical and educational resources in the Northwest.