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The 6th Annual HNA Awards recognizes outstanding hardscape projects.

| November 6, 2013

Herndon, VA- The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) with the Brick Industry Association and National Concrete Masonry Association are pleased to announce the 6th Annual HNA Hardscape Project Award winners.The Hardscape Project Awards recognize outstanding hardscape projects by contractors building residential walkways, patios, driveways, and commercial plazas, parking lots, and streets.
 
In its sixth year, the awards program received a record 115 entries.  Twenty winners and eighteen honorable mentions received recognition at an awards breakfast ceremony on Friday, October 25th at the Hyatt Regency, Louisville, KY. Entries were judged on project intent, design, quality of construction and craftsmanship, compatibility with related construction materials and systems, construction innovation, detailing and overall design excellence.
 
New this year, HNA launched the first HNA Humanitarian Project Award to recognize those contractors that demonstrate overwhelming generosity and support of their community through hardscape projects.  This years' award was presented to Heart of Texas Landscape and Irrigation of Belton, Texas who donated 100% of labor and materials for a special 3-day backyard makeover as a Mother's Day surprise for Fort Hood's Military Spouse of the year, Marily Considine. The Considine family has bravely served the United States.  The husband is currently serving his 3rd tour in Afghanistan while the wife has battled and won a fight with breast cancer. This project was featured on NBC's The Today Show.
 
2013 HNA Hardscape Project Awards Winners
 
Clay Brick - Commercial/Municipal
1,000 - 15,000 Square Feet
"Paddy Wagon's Irish Pub"
Sarasota, Florida
Contractor: Southwest Concrete & Masonry
Manufacturer: Colonial Brick distributed by Coastal, an Oldcastle Company
 
Clay Brick - Commercial/Municipal
More than 15,000 Square Feet
"Smother's Park and Riverfront Crossing"
Owensboro, Kentucky
Contractor: Decorative Paving
Manufacturer: The Belden Brick Company
 
Clay Brick - Residential
"Where Edibles Meet Hardscapes"
Clyde, North Carolina
Contractor: Haywood Landscapes, Inc.
Manufacturer: Pine Hall Brick
 
Clay Brick (Permeable) - Residential/Commercial
"Sutton Park"
West Palmetto, Florida
Contractor: Timo Brothers
Developer: Stellar Development
Manufacturer: Pine Hall Brick distributed by Coastal, an Oldcastle Company
 
Concrete Paver - Commercial/Industrial
1,000 - 15,000 Square Feet
"Manatee Bridge"
Stuart, Florida
Contractor: Sunshine Land Design
Manufacturer: Belgard
 
Concrete Paver - Commercial/Industrial
More than 15,000 Square Feet
"Fish Tank & Labyrinth Combination"
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Contractor: DUCON Industries FZCO Installation Division
Manufacturer: DUCON Design Division
 
Concrete Paver - Residential
Less than 3,000 Square Feet
"Carter Residence"
Council Bluffs, Iowa
Contractor: Paver Designs, LLC
Manufacturer: Belgard
 
Concrete Paver - Residential
More than 3,000 Square Feet
"Mahaz Project"
Sand Point, Michigan
Contractor: Esch Landscaping, LLC
Manufacturer: Unilock
 
Concrete Paver - Transportation/Municipal Street
"Texas Department of Transportation Project"
Canyon, Texas
Contractor: Concrete Paver Systems
Manufacturer: Pavestone Company
 
Concrete Paver (Permeable) - Commercial/Industrial
"Ohio Expo Center Cardinal Corridor"
Columbus, Ohio
Contractor: The Decorative Paving Company
Manufacturer: Oberfields, LLC
 
Segmental Retaining Walls - Commercial/Industrial
More than 5,000 Square Feet
"RidgeGate Commons Retaining Walls"
Lone Tree, Colorado
Contractor: Slaton Brothers
Developer: Hudick Excavating, Inc.
Manufacturer: Rosetta Outcropping by Basalite Denver
 
Segmental Retaining Walls - Engineered SRW
"Garden Gulch Parapet Wall"
Garfield County, Colorado
Contractor: Miller Wall Company
Manufacturer: Pavestone Company
 
Segmental Retaining Walls - Residential
Less than 1,000 Square Feet
"Thornberry Creek Drive Residence"
Oneida, Wisconsin
Contractor: Sharper Edge, Inc.
Manufacturer: County Materials Corporation
 
Segmental Retaining Walls - Residential
More than 1,000 Square Feet
"Heber City Residence"
Heber City, Utah
Contractor: Serenity Excavating
Manufacturer: Pavestone Company
 
Segmental Retaining Walls - Transportation
"Robert B Diemer WTP - North Access Road"
Yorba Linda, California
Contractor: Soil Retention Systems, Inc.
Manufacturer: Soil Retention, Inc.
 
Combination of Hardscape Products - Residential
Less than 4,000 Square Feet
"Stark Residence"
Davey, Nebraska
Contractor: Paver Designs, LLC
Manufacturer: Belgard
 
Combination of Hardscape Products - Residential
More than 4,000 Square Feet
"Packer Residence"
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Contractor: PA Landscape Group, Inc.
Manufacturer: Techo-Bloc
 
Combination of Hardscape Products - Commercial/Industrial
1,000 - 20,000 Square Feet
"Northwestern Health Sciences University Courtyard"
Bloomington, Minnesota
Contractor: Mom's Landscaping & Design, LLC
Manufacturer: Belgard
 
Combination of Hardscape Products - Commercial/Industrial
More than 20,000 Square Feet
"Pigeon Forge LeConte Center
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Contactor: Outdoor Group
Manufacturer: Belgard
 
2013 HNA Hardscape Project Honorable Mentions
 
Clay Brick - Residential
"Twin Cities Tyrenes"
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contractor: TerraVista Landscape and Design
Manufacturer: Pine Hall Brick
 
Clay Brick (Permeable) - Residential/Commercial
"Urban Frenzy"
Chicago, Illinois
Contractor: K&D Landscape Management
Manufacturer: Pine Hall Brick
 
Clay Brick - Commercial/Municipal
1,000 - 15,000 Square Feet
"Burning Tree Club"
Bethesda, Maryland
Contractor: The King's Masons
Manufacturer: General Shale Brick
 
Concrete Paver - Residential
Less than 3,000 Square Feet
"Outdoor Patios, Bar, Grill and Fire Pit"
Palos Hills, Illinois
Contractor: Prairie Path Pavers
Manufacturer: Unilock
 
Concrete Paver - Residential
Less than 3,000 Square Feet
"Urban Masterpiece"
Brooklyn, New York
Contractor: Platinum Site Development, Inc.
Manufacturer: Unilock
 
Concrete Paver - Residential
Less than 3,000 Square Feet
"Mountain Modern"
Cedar Hills, Utah
Contractor: Platinum Landscape, LLC
Manufacturer: Belgard
 
Concrete Paver - Residential
More than 3,000 Square Feet
"Hybrid Drive"
Williamsburg, Virginia
Contractor: Mid Atlantic Enterprise, Inc.
Manufacturer: Unilock
 
Concrete Paver - Commercial/Industrial
1,000 - 15,000 Square Feet
"Temecula Civic Center"
Temecula, California
Contractor: Western Pavers, Inc.
Manufacturer: Acker Stone
 
Concrete Paver - Commercial/Industrial
More than 15,000 Square Feet
"Florida International University, Parkview Housing"
Miami, Florida
Contractor: US Brick & Block Systems
Manufacturer: Coastal, an Oldcastle Company
 
Concrete Paver (Permeable) - Commercial/Industrial
"Huntington Train Station Project"
Huntington Station, New York
Contractor: Deck and Patio Company
Manufacturer: Techo-Bloc
 
Concrete Paver - Transportation/Municipal Street
"Dallas Area Rapid Transit Orange Line"
Dallas, Texas
Contractor: Classic Tejas Construction
Manufacturer: Belgard
 
Concrete Paver - Engineered ICP
"Battle Command Training Center Test Pad"
Carson, Colorado
Contractor: Continental Hardscape Systems, LLC
Manufacturer: Pavestone Company
 
Segmental Retaining Walls - Residential
Less than 1,000 Square Feet
"Madiera - Enjoying Natural Beauty"
Cambridge, Ontario
Contractor: Omniscape
Manufacturer: Verticrete-Rockwork
 
Segmental Retaining Walls - Commercial/Industrial
More than 5,000 Square Feet
"Mead Valley Community Center"
Perris, California
Contractor: AWI Builders, Inc.
Manufacturer: Angelus Block
 
Combination of Hardscape Products - Residential
Less than 4,000 Square Feet
"Petoskey Residence"
Petoskey, Michigan
Contractor: Four Lakes Landscape, LLC
Manufacturer: Rosetta Hardscapes
 
Combination of Hardscape Products - Residential
Less than 4,000 Square Feet
"Enclave Project"
Springdale, Arkansas
Contractor: Greenspace Creations, Inc.
Manufacturer: Belgard
 
Combination of Hardscape Products - Residential
More than 4,000 Square Feet
"Pebble Beach Project"
Pebble Beach, California
Contractor: Stowe Contracting, Inc.
Manufacturer: Napa Valley Cast Stone
 
Combination of Hardscape Products - Commercial/Industrial
1,000 - 20,000 Square Feet
"Tudor Oaks Outdoor Dining Courtyard"
Muskego, Wisconsin
Contractor: Integrity Landscape Services, LLC
Manufacturer: Unilock
 
The HNA Hardscape Project Awards are produced by the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute and supported by the National Concrete Masonry Association and the Brick Industry Association.  This year, Belgard and Ewing Hardscapes sponsored the program.
 
To learn more about the outstanding hardscape projects recognized as HNA Hardscape Project Award winners, visit www.hardscapena.com/HNA/2013awards.  The-award winning project descriptions and photos are available here or by contacting Jessica Chase, CAE at jchase@icpi.org or call 703-657-6900.

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