Category Archives: RECOGNITION

awards and special recognition for GLHN employees and projects

SHRM Award

Rob Lamb, COO and Billie Moyle, HR Coordinator had the pleasure of attending the 2017 Celebrating Innovation in the Workplace Awards on November 14th at the beautiful Westward Look Resort.  The Society for Human Resource Management of Greater Tucson (SHRM-GT) is the leading voice of the human resources profession in Southern Arizona and hosts this […]

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Donna Mertes Promoted to Department Manager

Congratulations! Donna was recently promoted to Manager of GLHN’s Civil Engineering Department. In her new role she will be responsible for scheduling projects, manpower allocation and client relations. Donna joined GLHN in 1995 and has focused her career on the design of utility infrastructure for clients such as the University of Arizona, City of Tucson […]

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Smoke Masters Serve up Delicious Meal at Tri-University Symposium

Attendees of the Tri-University Best Practices Symposium held at Northern Arizona University were treated to a special meal prepared by Bill Koller of GLHN and Jason Vincent, owner of Omega Tool and Mold.  Bill brought his custom smoker to Thorpe Park, and after a minor debate with the Flagstaff Parks and Recreation Department, smoking began […]

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The University of Arizona Awarded Best Project

The University of Arizona Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building received the ENRSouthwest Best Project Award in the Higher Education/Research category.  Completed in January 2017, the 245,000 SF building includes research space, wet and dry laboratories, and related core facilities.  The 10-story building supports ongoing University research in cancer biology, neuroscience, traumatic brain injury, bioengineering, and public […]

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APPA Strategic Business Partner Award

GLHN was recognized with the special designation of Strategic Business Partner based on the level of participation in the association’s projects and programs.  GLHN is a longtime supporter of the Rocky Mountain Region APPA.  The award was presented at the annual conference in San Francisco on July 21-23, 2017.  APPA is a professional organization representing […]

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GLHN Memorial Scholarship Winners Announced!

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 GLHN Scholarship in Memory of Scott Eisenfeld. Each year GLHN awards three scholarships to family members of our employees who demonstrate academic excellence and a commitment to our community. And the winners are: Bernadette Lamb, sponsored by Chief Operating Officer, Rob Lamb. Bernadette is attending […]

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Bill Nelson to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

President Emeritus of GLHN Architects & Engineers, Inc., Bill Nelson will be presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Boy Scouts of America at the 18th Annual Construction Industry’s Good Scout Awards Luncheon on April 27, 2017.  In association with the award, BizTucson has published an article highlighting some of Bill’s many accomplishments and […]

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ENR2 Goes Platinum, Receives Highest LEED Certification

The Environment and Natural Resources 2 (ENR2) building at the University of Arizona has achieved LEED platinum certification, the highest possible certification and one of the most distinguished sustainability designations in the country. Building planning began in 2003 with richärd+bauer architecture serving as the design architect, GLHN Architects & Engineers, Inc. serving as Architect and […]

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Two GLHN Projects Receive RED Awards

Two GLHN projects received 2016 RED Awards: the Northern Arizona University Science & Health Building was awarded Best Education Project and the Pima County Public Service Center (Courts) was recognized as Best Public Project. GLHN is Architect and Engineer of Record for the NAU project, richard + bauer is Design Architect. GLHN is Engineer of […]

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TEP Recognizes GLHN with BrightEE Award

GLHN was recognized by Tucson Electric Power (TEP) on March 3, 2016 as one of twelve recipients of the 2016 BrightEE Award. GLHN won the BrightEE in the Commercial Contractor category for incorporating TEP’s cost-effective energy efficiency (EE) programs into its designs. The firm helped customers save more than 2 million kilowatt hours (kWh) in […]

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Nick Krauja Receives ACHA Board Certificate

Nick Krauja ACHA

The American College of Healthcare Architects (ACHA) has announced that Nicholas C. Krauja, AIA has earned his Board Certificate in healthcare architecture. Krauja passed an accredited examination that assesses the knowledge and understanding of architects who practice as healthcare specialists. He joins more than 400 ACHA colleagues in the United States and Canada who have […]

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Billie Moyle Presented United Way All American Award

GLHN HR Coordinator, Billie Moyle, was given top honors at United Way’s Circle of Excellence Luncheon on May 14, 2015 at the DoubleTree Hotel Reid Park in Tucson. Ms. Moyle was recognized as one of the Top 25 Employee Campaign Leaders for the third year in a row, an outstanding accomplishment considering that there are […]

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GLHN Awarded Tucson Metro Chamber Copper Cactus Award!

On Thursday, October 30th, GLHN was presented with the prestigious Tucson Metro Chamber Copper Cactus Award. This award, presented by Wells Fargo, celebrates locally-owned small businesses, their accomplishments, and innovation. The panel of judges selects from 56 finalists and hundreds of nominees. GLHN was presented the award for the Nextrio Innovation Through Technology for 76 […]

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Green Globes Professional (GGP) Certification

Three GLHN employees are now GGP Certified. There are only 14 people in the entire state of Arizona who possess this certification. We’d like to say “Way to Go!” to the following: Jon M. Ziegler II, PE, CxT, BESA, LEED AP, GGP Joyce J. Kelly, CBCP, LEED BD+C, GGP Jerry Rasmussen, GGP

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UA College of Architecture Student is Recipient of GLHN Scholarship

The University of Arizona College of Architecture + Planning + Landscape Architecture has awarded this year’s GLHN scholarship to 3rd year architecture student Yanet Vega. Yanet is an honors student and single mom who lives in Rio Rico, Arizona. She is also a volunteer at her local church and at the Department of Economic Security. […]

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View Our 50th Anniversary Video!

GLHN was honored to be a finalist this year for the Copper Cactus Nextrio Innovation Through Technology Award. Although we weren’t the selected recipient this time, we were happy to participate and would like to share the video that Will Hunter from Film Creations did for us. The video clip is narrated by GLHN Director […]

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A friend and colleague we are going to miss very much

It is with heavy hearts that we share the passing of our colleague Scott Eisenfeld. Scott was a great co-worker, loyal friend, a caring father and loving husband. Scott’s contribution to GLHN, over the last five years, was indeed impressionable and influential. He was passionate in all aspects of work. Scott truly believed that his […]

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