Category Archives: RECOGNITION

awards and special recognition for GLHN employees and projects

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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Cloriza Lomeli and GLHN Recognized by APPA at National Conference

GLHN Associate Director of Business Development, Cloriza Lomeli, received the President’s Unsung Hero Award at the 2013 APPA National Conference held in Minneapolis. The award recognizes Ms. Lomeli for her “loyal dedication and commitment to APPA and the educational facilities profession”. Mary Vosevich, the current APPA President and Director of the Physical Plant Department at […]

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Sun Tran BSMF Phase III Awarded LEED Silver Certification

The USGBC has awarded LEED Silver certification to the City of Tucson Sun Tran Bus Storage, Maintenance, and Fueling Facility Phase III project. Phase III, completed in 2012, included over 70,000 SF of new construction for the Administration Building and completion of the Maintenance, Fueling, Wash, and Central Plant facilities. The completed facility can accommodate […]

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GLHN Tops the List

GLHN tops the list of architectural firms published in the April 19, 2013 edition of Inside Tucson Business. The firm shows fourth on the list of engineering firms. Firms are ranked by the Tucson Book of Lists according to the number of registered professionals. Having nearly doubled in size in recent years to over 90 […]

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Putting Tucson Back to Work

Tucson radio station KHIT 107.5 and its sister station i97.5 gave a shout out to GLHN in its Putting Tucson Back to Work segment. GLHN has hired four professionals in the past 90 days (architect, architectural designer, electrical engineer, and a civil designer) and more than two dozen employees overall in the past 36 months in […]

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NMSU Satellite Chilled Water Plant Featured in Las Cruces Sun

The new Satellite Chilled Water Plant project at New Mexico State University was featured in the September 16 issue of the Las Cruces Sun. GLHN is Architect and Engineer of Record for the project. The installation of a Thermal Energy Storage (TES) system using 72 large ice tanks that produce ice at off peak billing […]

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Sun Tran Project Honored by APWA

The American Public Works Association Southern Arizona Branch honored the City of Tucson Sun Tran Bus Storage, Maintenance, and Fueling Facility at its 2011 Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 in Tucson.  GLHN is Architect and Engineer of Record.   The 25-acre site provides facilities to support a 250-bus fleet with more than 70,000 […]

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