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The Masonry Contractors Association of Alberta (MCAA) presented the 2015 Alberta Masonry Design Awards on Friday, April 10th, 2015 at a gala event held in Hall D at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton. The Awards are given every four years and acknowledge excellence, innovation and design in the use of masonry in Alberta construction.

Scroll down to see the Award categories to which projects may be submitted by any of the development partners involved and the 2015 winners.

Presidential Award
Artistic Use of Masonry
Commercial Building
Educational / Institutional
Multi-Family Residential
Restoration
Single-Family Residential
Structural Masonry
Thin Masonry Veneer – Commercial
Thin Masonry Veneer – Residential

Commercial Building

Award of Excellence

Canmore Multiplex

Owner:  Town of Canmore
Designer:  Gibbs Gage Architects
General Contractor:  Graham Construction & Engineering LP
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd.
Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Supplier:  Fero Corporation
Engineer:  Cascade Engineering Group

Award of Merit

20/20 - 4th Street

Owner:  Strategic Group Calgary
Designer:  Gibbs Gage Architects
General Contractor:  Aman Construction
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry
Masonry Supplier:  Pockar Masonry
Structural Engineer:  TRL Engineering
Civil Engineer :  Kellam Berg
Engineer:  Reinbold Engineering

Honorable Mention

Stringam Denecky Law Office

Owner:  Stringam Denecky LLP
Designer:  RKH Architecture Ltd.
General Contractor:  RBG Construction Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Zrim Masonry
Masonry Supplier:  Lafarge Northwest Lethbridge
Brick supplier via Lafarge:  Mutual Materials
Engineer:  Hasegawa Engineering

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718 8th Ave SW

Owner:  Arlington Street Investments
Designer:  Duel Architecture
General Contractor:  IKon Construction Management
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Group of Companies
Masonry Supplier:  Lafarge Canada Inc
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd.
Engineer:  Wolsey Structural Engineering

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Alberta Hotel

Owner:  Five Oaks Inc.
Designer:  Dub Architects Ltd.
General Contractor:  TC Biggs Construction Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Remo's Masonry
Masonry Supplier:  IXL Masonry Supplies Ltd
Conservation consultant and expert:  College of Stone Carving and Resoration
Engineer:  Protostatix Engineering Consultants In

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Big Hill East Reservoir

Owner:  City of Calgary
Designer:  Goodfellow Architecture Ltd.
General Contractor:  Maple Reinders
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd.
Engineer:  Associated Engineering Alberta Ltd.

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Blackfoot Point

Owner:  Centron Group of Companies
Designer:  NORR Architects Engineers Planners
General Contractor:  Centron Group
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Eldorado Stone
Engineer:  Grant Structural Engineering Ltd.

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Bonnybrook WWTP

Owner:  City of Calgary
Designer:  Stantec
General Contractor:  Graham Construction
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Lafarge Canada Inc.
Masonry Supplier:  Cast Supply Edmonton Inc.
Engineer:  Stantec

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Calgary Meals On Wheels

Owner:  Calgary Meals on Wheels
Designer:  Hasegawa Zillman Architecture Engineering
General Contractor:  Syncon Management Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Aurora Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Lafarge Canada Inc.

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Calgary Winter Club Expansion

Owner:  Calgary Winter Club
Designer:  Group 2 Architecture
General Contractor:  Chandos Construction
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company LLC
Masonry Supplier:  Lafarge Canada Inc.
Engineer:  BEI Engineering (2000) Inc.

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Capitol Theatre

Owner:  Fort Edmonton Management Company
Designer:  Allan Partridge/HIP Architects
General Contractor:  PCL Construction Management Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Scorpio Masonry
Masonry Supplier:  Cast Supply
Engineer:  Stantec Buildings

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CIBC - Hampton

Owner:  Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Designer:  HOK Architects Corporation
General Contractor:  Kor Alta Construction Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Supplier:  I-XL Masonry Supplies Ltd.

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CIBC Bank Beaumont

Owner:  Sobey's Development
Designer:  Wensley Architecture (Alberta) Ltd.
General Contractor:  Miclex Construction Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company

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Currie Pump Station

Owner:  City of Calgary
Designer:  CH2M Hill
General Contractor:  Graham Construction
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company LLC
Masonry Supplier:  I-XL Masonry Supplies Ltd.

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Edmonton International Airport

Owner:  Edmonton Regional Airports Authority
Designer:  Stantec Architecture Ltd.
General Contractor:  PCL Construction Management Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Graom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Cast Supply
Masonry Supplier:  I-XL Brick Supplies
Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products

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Eighth Avenue Place

Designer:  Pickard Chilton Architects
General Contractor:  EllisDon Construction
Masonry Contractor:  G A Masonry
Field Architect:  Gibbs Gage
Envelope Engineer:  Halcrow Yolles
Engineer:  BBSTEK Engineering

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Epcor Rossdale Sodium Hypochlorite Facility

Owner:  EPCOR Water Services Inc.
Designer:  Stantec Consulting Ltd.
General Contractor:  Maple Reinders Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products
Supplier:  I-XL Masonry Supplies Ltd.

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Epcor Tower - Station Lands

Owner:  Station Lands Ltd.
Designer:  Kasian Architecture interior Design & Planning Ltd.
General Contractor:  Ledcor Construction Limited
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Tyndall Stone:  Gillis Quarries
Granite Supplier:  Lacroix Granite

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Esso - Walden

Owner:  Imperial Oil Limited
Designer:  CTM Architecture Ltd.
General Contractor:  KellerDenali Construction Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products

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Fish Creek Chapel

Owner:  McInnis & Holloway Funeral Home Ltd.
Designer:  NORR
General Contractor:  Vertical Properties
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company LLC
Engineer:  SNC Lavalin

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Glenmore WTP Upgrade Plant Project

Owner:  City of Calgary
Designer:  Goodfellow Architecture Ltd.
General Contractor:  PCL Construction Management Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White
Masonry Supplier:  CCI Industries/Expocrete
Masonry Supplier:  IXL Masonry Suppplies Ltd.

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Jiffy Lube

Owner:  Lube X/Jiffy Lube
Designer:  LubeX /Jiffy Lube
General Contractor:  Temple Contracting
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company LLC
Engineer:  Venture Engineering Consultants Ltd.

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LDS Church - Airdire

Owner:  LDS
Designer:  GBG Architectural Group
General Contractor:  Westcor Construction Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  IXL Masonry Supplies Inc.
Engineer:  None

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Long & McQuade Retail Store

Owner:  Long Holdings Inc.
Designer:  Rick Balbi Architects Ltd.
General Contractor:  Dayton Mills Constuction Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd.
Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company

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Lumino Bldg A & B

Owner:  The City of Calgary - Building A and Kanas Corporation - Building B
Designer:  Casola Koppe Architects
General Contractor:  Kanas Corporation
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Arriscraft
Masonry Supplier:  Lafarge
Mechanical/Electrical :  Hemisphere Engineering
Engineer:  Tower Engineering (Structural)

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Maxwell Bates Block

Owner:  771981 Alberta Ltd.
Designer:  Eleven Eleven Architecture
General Contractor:  Ledcor Construction Limited
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd.
Suppler:  Fero Corporation
Engineer:  Grant Sturctural Engineering Ltd.

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McDonald's - Glastonbury Husky

Owner:  McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Limited
Designer:  Reprise Design Architecture LLC
General Contractor:  PCL Construction Management Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Richvale York Block Inc.
Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company

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McDonald's Restaurant

Owner:  McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Ltd.
Designer:  Reprise Architecture & Planning Services
General Contractor:  PCL Construction Management Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company LLC

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McPherson Place

Owner:  Bridges Attainable Housing
Designer:  BKDI
General Contractor:  Devitt & Forand
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Cast Supply Edmonton Inc.
Engineer:  TRL & Associates

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Mitchell Business Centre

Owner:  Mitchell Group Alberta Inc.
Designer:  Chamberlain Architect Services Ltd.
General Contractor:  Graham Construction & Engineering LP
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Company
Engineer:  SWS Engineering Inc.

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Mountain View Credit Union

Owner:  Mountain View Credit Union
Designer:  DIALOG
General Contractor:  Shunda Consulting & Construction Management
Masonry Contractor:  Western Masonry Structures Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Cast Supply
Interior Designer:  DIALOG
Mechanical & Electrical Engineer:  SNC Lavalin
Engineer:  DIALOG

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NuEra Tower Phase 1

Owner:  Cove Properties Ltd.
Designer:  S2 Architecture
General Contractor:  Cove Properties Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White
Supplier:  IXL Masonry Supplies

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NW LRT Extension-Rocky Ridge / Tuscany Calgary

Owner:  City Of Calgary
Designer:  AECOM Canda Ltd.
General Contractor:  EllisDon Construction Services Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  G & A Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Thunderstone Quarries

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RBC Sunridge East Retail

Owner:  Royal Bank of Canada
Designer:  Dialog
General Contractor:  L.B. Chapman Construction
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd.
Engineer:  Protostatix Engineering Consultants Inc.

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Silverado Sobey's

Owner:  Ronmor Developers Inc.
Designer:  Nejmark
General Contractor:  Elan Construction Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products
Masonry Supplier:  I-XL Masonry Supplies Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Montana Rockworks

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Southgate Chevrolet Buick GMC

Owner:  Linder Armitage Developments Inc.
Designer:  Rick Balbi Architect Ltd.
General Contractor:  Barjac Construction Management Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products Ltd.
Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Engineer:  Wolsey Structural Engineering

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Techmation Electric & Controls

Owner:  Techmantion Electric & Controls
Designer:  Echo Design Inc.
General Contractor:  Seko Construction Ltd.
Masonry Contractor:  Aurora Masonry Ltd.

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The Famous Five Interpretive Center at Heritage Park

Owner:  Heritage Park Historical Village
Designer:  Steven Ho Architecture Inc.
General Contractor:  Shane Homes
Masonry Contractor:  Pockar Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company LLC

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Toad N Turtle

Owner:  Big Dawg Ventures Ltd.
Designer:  Ti Studios / C.Ben Pond Architect
General Contractor:  Seko Construction
Masonry Contractor:  Aurora Masonry Ltd.
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White

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Totem Office Block

Owner:  Totem Developments Ltd
Designer:  id9 Associates Inc
General Contractor:  Chandos Construction Ltd
Masonry Contractor:  Bear Stone Masonry
Masonry Supplier:  Monarch Stone International
Business Partner:  Bear Stone Masonry
Engineer:  Grant Structural Engineering

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Walden II CIBC

Owner:  1531873 Alberta Ltd.
Designer:  Abugov Kasper Architecture Engineering
General Contractor:  Scott Builders Inc.
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Brock White Canada Company
Supplier:  I-XL Masonry Supplies Inc.

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Waterfront - Phase 1A & 1B

Owner:  Anthem Riverfront Land Limited Partnership
Designer:  Poon McKenzie Architects
General Contractor:  Anthem Riverfront Land LP
Masonry Contractor:  Gracom Masonry (Brxton)
Masonry Supplier:  Expocrete Concrete Products/CCI Industries
Supplier:  Brock White
Engineer:  John Bryson & Partners

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