Awards and Rankings | PCL

Awards and Rankings

In addition to the top rankings PCL receives for outstanding business performance and human resource practices, the organization continually receives awards of excellence for quality, innovation, safety, and community spirit. This reinforces PCL’s reputation as an employer of choice, as a leading provider of construction services, and as a valued community member.​​
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Outstanding Campaign Performance
(medium sized company 100-499)
United Way, 2014-2015​​

Community Spirit Award​
City of Regina, 20​11​ ​

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CCA Community Leader (Paul Douglas)​
Canadian Construction Association, 2010
United Way Community Builder Award
United Way of Ottawa, 2010
​​National Philanthropy Day Awards
Association of Fundraising Professionals, 2011-2016

​​Commonwealth Games Outstanding Partner Award
Commonwealth Games Canada, 2016

United Way Circle of Excellence Award
United Way Alberta Capital Regionl, 2009​​​​

​​United Way Outstanding Corporate and Employee Support Award
United Way Alberta Capital Region​, 2013​​​​​
United Way Best Leaders of the Way Campaign
United Way Alberta Capital Region), 2013​​​
Distinguished Citizen Award (Doug Stollery)
Grant MacEwan University, Edmonton​, 2012​​​
​United Way Award of Excellence (PCL Calgary)
United Way Calgary, 2015
United Way Campaign Chair's Award (PCL Winnipeg)
United Way Winnipeg, 2015
United Way Campaign Chair's Award (PCL Winnipeg)
United Way Winnipeg​, 2013


PCL/Stantec Creation Won National Honorable Mention for "Canstruction Creation"
Vancouver Construction Association, 2015



CCA Environmental Achievement Award (WIDC)
Canadian Construction Assoc​iation, 2014


CCA Excellence in Innovation Award (Concrete Pressure Testing, Calgary)
Canadian Construction Association, 2014

CCA Excellence in Innovation Award (Ice Fishing
Tents pilings)
Canadian Construction Association, 2015​

CCA International Business Award (geographic diversification)
Canadian Construction Association, 2015


ENR Global Best Projects Award (BC Place
Revitalization)

Engineering News-Record, 2013

ENR Global Best Projects Award (CMHR)
Engineering News-Record​​, 2014


ENR Global Best Projects Award (Humber
River Hospital)

Engineering News-Record, 2016​

​​​​​ENR Global Best Projects Award of Merit (Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre)​
​​Engineering News-Record, 2016

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ENR Global Best Projects Award of Merit (WIDC)
Engineering News-Record, 2015​​



Governor General's Medals in Architecture (Bridgepoint Active Healthcare, Glacier Skywalk, Nathan Phillips Square Revitalization, U of M ARTLab, WIDC)
RAIC Architecture Canada, 2016​

CDBI Award of Excellence (WIDC)
Canadian Design-Build Institute, 2015​​
 
CDBI Award of Excellence (Glacier Skywalk, Quinte Consolidated Courthouse)
Canadian Design-Build Institute, 2014​
National Steel Design Award (CMHR)
Canadian Institue of Steel Construction​, 2014
CDBI Award of Excellence (Ottawa Convention Centre)
Canadian Design-Build Institute, 2012
Project of the Year (BC Place Redevelopment)
Stadium Business Awards, 2012​
 
The Green 30 (Most environmentally conscious employers)
AON Hewitt​, 2011-2012

CCA International Business Award
(geographic diversification)
Canadian Construction Association, 2012​
 
Outstanding Partner Award - Commonwealth Games Canada
Commonwealth Games Canada, 2016​


Canadian War Museum, Ontario Steel Design Award
Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC)​, 2005​

 
 
 
Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) Long Term Accommodation Project (LTAP) – Silver Award, Canadian Award Winners for Innovation and Excellence in Infrastructure Development
Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships, 2011​

NCC Rideau Canal Open Space Rehabilitation - Award of Excellence – Regional Citation - Rideau Canal
Esplanade and Colonel By Drive, OCC Forecourt, Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA)
Project Finance magazine, 2011​
 
 
NCC Rideau Canal Open Space Rehabilitation - Award of Excellence – Regional Citation - Rideau Canal Esplanade and Colonel By Drive, OCC Forecourt, Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA)
Real Property Institute of Canada Real Property Institute of Canada, 2012​

The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat, Governor
General's Medal in Architecture
Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), 2012
Ottawa Convention Centre, Award of Excellence
Canadian Design-Build Institute (CDBI), 2012​


Communications Security Establishment Canada
(CSEC) Long Term Accommodation Project (LTAP) –
Top 100 Biggest Infrastructure Projects in Canada
ReNew Canada Magazine, 2013
 
Algonquin College Student Commons Building, Award of Excellence
Canadian Design-Build Institute, 2013​


Algonquin College Student Commons Building, Award of Merit: Campus Infill - Ottawa Urban Design Awards
City of Ottawa Urban Design Awards, 2013
 
Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) Long Term Accommodation Project (LTAP), Award of Excellence
Canadian Design-Build Institute, 2016​

Innovation in Architecture Award
(Wood Innovation and Design Center)
Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC), 2015
Top 40 Canadian Contractors (number 1 ranking)
On-Site Magazine​, Annual​


Best Soft Power Cultural Organization (CMHR)
Leading Culture Destinations Awards, 2016​
 
 
Project of the Year Award (Disraeli Active Transportation Bridge)
Canadian Public Works Association, 2014​

Canadian Consulting Engineering Award of Excellence (CMHR)
Canadian Consulting Engineers, 2014​
 
Regional Steel Design Awards - Award of Excellence (CMHR)
Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC), 2013​


 
C.W. Chuck Wills - Outstanding Municipal P3 Project Award (Disraeli Active Transportation Bridge)
Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships, 2012

Silver Award for Infrastructure - The Meadows, Swift Current Long Term Care Centre
Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships, 2016​
​​​ACM Top Project Awards (Cgy City Ce​ntre, Elbow River Pedestrian Bridg​e, Kearl Phase 2, Canalta Centre)
Alberta Construction Magazine, 201​5

​​​Alberta's 20 Most Innovative Organizations (HeviLift)
Alberta Venture Magazine, 2015


Alberta Contractor of the Year
Alberta Venture Magazine, 2015


Top Project Awards (PJC Dino Museum, Central LRT, CGY Airport, Lafarge Exshaw)
Alberta Construction Magazine, 2014

Top Project Awards (Glacier Skywalk 3 category winner)
Alberta Construction Magazine​, 2013​


Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan Architectural Heritage Awards  (Project: Moose Jaw Courthouse)
Government of Saskatchewan, 2016

Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan Architectural
Heritage Awards

Government of Saskatchewan, 2015

Renovated Building, Clarica Centre 
BOMA, 1999


Government Building, East Memorial Rehabilitation
BOMA, 2001


Office Building of the Year Dow’s Lake Court Tower II, CMPA 
BOMA, 2005


​​Office Building of the Year 181 Queen Street
BOMA, 2006


Marshall Four Corners Building Rehab, Certificate of Merit
City of Ottawa Heritage Conservation, 1998


Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport,
Passenger Terminal Building, Global Design Merit
Award- Master Plan

Society for Environmental Graphic Design, 2004


Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport, Passenger Terminal Building, Global Design Merit Award
Wayfinding Signage Program, Society for Environmental Graphic Design​, 2004


Canadian War Museum, Concrete Award
American Concrete Institute (Ontario Chapter), 2005


Canadian War Museum, Award of Excellence Ottawa Urban Design
City of Ottawa, 2005

Canadian War Museum, RIBA International Awards
Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) International Awards, 2006

Rideau Hall & Governor General’s Stable Building, Ottawa Architectural Conservation Award 
City of Ottawa, 2008

Canadian Tire Centre (formerly Scotiabank Place, Corel Centre, Palladium)
Ontario General Contractor’s Association (OGCA) Milestone
Award as one of 20 Remarkable Projects of the 20th Century,
2008

The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat, People's Choice Award
Ontario Association of Architects (OAA), 2010




The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat, Design Excellence Award
Ontario Association of Architects (OAA), 2010


Victoria Memorial Museum Building (Canadian Museum of Nature), GCAO Award of Excellence Category A – Buildings, $15 Million and Over
General Contractors Association of Ottawa (GCAO), 2010

​​​​​Victoria Memorial Museum Building (Canadian Museum
of Nature), Urban Infill – Low Rise category​

City of Ottawa Urban Design Awards, 2011

​​Ottawa Convention Centre, Award of Merit – Urban Infill (mid- to high-rise)
City of Ottawa Urban Design Awards, 2011

Ottawa Convention Centre, Design Excellence 
Cintas Canada, 2011



NCC Rideau Canal Open Space Rehabilitation - Award of Merit - Public Places and Civic Spaces Rideau Canal Esplanade and Colonel By Drive 
City of Ottawa Urban Design Awards, 2011

Ottawa Convention Centre, Design Excellence
Ontario Association of Architects (OAA), 2012

Ottawa Convention Centre, People’s Choice
Ontario Association of Architects (OAA), 2012

Ottawa Convention Centre, Willis Chipman Award​
Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO), 2013


Ottawa Convention Centre, Award of Excellence, Buildings valued at over $15 Million
General Contractors Association of Ontario (GCAO), 2013

Deloitte Tower, Trophée Chantier d'importance
L’Association de la construction du Québec (ACQ), 2014

Deloitte Tower, 15th edition Amatura Award - Jury's Favorite
Institut d’acier d’armature du Québec (IAAQ), 2015

Deloitte Tower, 2015 Les Prix d'excellence en immobilier
de l'IDU Québec

Institut de développement urbain du Québec (IDU), 2015

Quinte Consolidated Courthouse, P3 Awards – Finalist, Best Designed Project
Partnerships Bulletin/P3 Bulletin, 2015

Award of Excellence in Concrete
American Concrete Institute (Alberta Chapter), 2015



Ontario Concrete Awards (PCL Toronto, Billy Bishop City Airport Pedestrian Tunnel for Structural Design Innovation, Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre for Best Institutional Building)
American Concrete Institute (Ontario Chapter), 2015

Top Projects Award (SAIT Trades and Technology
Complex) 

Alberta Construction Magazine, 2012


Good Design Award  (CMHR)
The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design, and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies, 2015

Presidential Award of Excellence (CMHR)​
Manitoba Masonry Design Award, 2014

Award of Excellence - Minor Structures
Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation, 2012

Global Awards for Excellence - Manitoba Hydro Place
Urban Land Institute, 2012


Award of Excellence - Infrastructure: Forget-me-not fountain: Waddell Fountain Restoration
Association of Consulting Engineers of Manitoba, 2010

Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Best Tall
Building Award for the Americas region: Manitoba Hydro Place

Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, 2009
Banff Gondola Upper Terminal Renovations - Commercial Under $50 Million Category and the People’s Choice Award
Alberta Construction Top Projects Awards​, 2016​


Rogers Place - Commercial Design and Project of the Year Award Categories​
Alberta Construction Top Projects Awa​rds​, 2016​

Suncor Pad 117 Field Facilities - Industrial Under $50 Million Category
Alberta Construction Top Projects Awards​, 2016​​

People
​​​Alberta's Most Influential List (Paul Douglas)
Alberta Venture Magazine, 2015-2016
​​Alberta's Business Person of the Year (Paul Douglas)
Alberta Venture Magazine, 2015
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City of Edmonton, 
2015

Business Council of Canada (Paul Douglas)
Business Council of Canada​, 2015​


Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals (Paul
Douglas, Dwight Brown, Garth Tomlinson, Alfred
Schleier, Anibal Valente, John Volcko, Brad Nelson, Peter
Stalenhoef, Roger Dootson, Doug Stollery)

Canadian Construction Association, 2013

Fanshawe College Honorary Diploma (Brad Nelson)
Fanshawe College, 2012




Canadian General Counsel of the Year Award for
Lifetime Achievement (Doug Stollery)

Canadian General Counsel Awards, 2012

Canada's CFO of the Year (Gord Maron)
Financial Executives International Canada, 2011


Canada's Top 40 Under 40 (Chris Gower)
The Caldwell Partners International, 2010

Leadership and Mentoring Award (Garth Tomlinson)
Merit Contractors of Saskatchewan, 2015

Project Manager of the Year (Grant Selinger)
Merit Contractors of Saskatchewan​, 2015

Saskatchewan Safety Professional of the Year (Craig McAuley)
Saskatchewan Safety Council, 2015

Saskatchewan Safety Hall of Fame (Dennis Harrison)
Saskatchewan Safety Council, 2015

Honorary Life Member Award (Dave Marriott)
Regina Construction Association, 2014

Educator of the Year (Randy Callaghan)
Vancouver Regional Construction Association,
2015

Howard Strong Industry Builder Award (Gary McEwan)​
Southern Interior Construction Association, 2015


Outstanding Woman in Construction
Vancouver Regional Construction Association​​,
2012

Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Prairies, Construction (Paul Douglas)
Ernst and Young, 2016

Top Forty Under 40 (Bruce Norman)
Ottawa Business Journal (OBJ) & Chamber of Commerce,
2012
Top Forty Under 40 (Matthew Rinfret)
Ottawa Business Journal (OBJ) & Chamber of Commerce, 2014

Top Forty Under 40 (Steve Schmalz)
Ottawa Business Journal (OBJ) & Chamber of Commerce,
2015
Contractor of the Year (Anibal Valente)
Canadian Construction Association, 2014

​​​​​CMA Community Leadership Award (Glen Anderson) 
Alberta Certified Management Accountants, 2012
​Construction Person of the Year (Roger Dootson)  
Alberta Venture Magazine, 2011​
NAIT Distinguished Friend of the Institute (Roger Dootson)  
Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, 2013​​
CCA person of the Year Award (Dwight Brown)
Canadian Construction Association, 2012​​
 
Safety 
Award of Excellence for Superior Safety Record as a
General Contractor with 200,000 or more person hours

Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 2006-2014,
2016​

Award of Excellence for Construction Workplace Health and Safety Innovation for Trade Foreman Recognition Program
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 2013, 2014


Safety Achievement Awards (one million consecutive​
derived hours worked without a lost time injury, and
lowest accident frequencies over a three year period)

Ontario General Contractors Association, 2016
​​Contractor Safety Award (two years working without any recordable incidents for PCL Industrial Management Inc.)
Shell Albian Sands RC1 Project, 2016​


Alberta’s Best Workplace for Health & Safety
Alberta Venture Magazine, 2013​​


OGCA Distinguished Achievement in Health and Safety (PCL Toronto)
Ontario General Contractors Association, 2011-2012
​​​​OGCA Milestone Award (PCL Toronto)
Ontario General Contractors Association, 2010-2011


OGCA Category 1, over 200,001 Average Annual Derived Hours Worked injury-free (PCL Toronto)
Ontario General Contractors Association, 2010-2011​

Infrastructure Health and Safety Association President's
Award in recognition of one million salaried employee
hours without a compensable injury (PCL Toronto)
Infrastructure Health and Safety Association, 2014
Safety Award
Ottawa Construction Association, 2005​



Over 200,000 Hours Without a Lost Time Incident
Alberta Roadbuilders and Heavy Construction Association (ARHCA)​, 2015
Canada's Ten Most Admired Corporate Cultures
Waterstone / National Post, 2015​-2016
​​Canada's Top 100 Employers
Media Corp Canad Inc., 2008-2016
AON Best Employers
Canadian Business Magazine, 1999-2016
 
Best Workplaces (Volunteerism & Community Involvement)
Alberta Venture Magazine, 2015

​​Canada's Best Managed Companies
Globe and Mail​, 2004-2016

Ranked #20 in Saskatchewan Top 100 Companies
SaskBusiness Magazine, 2016​​

Alberta's Top Employers
Media Corp Canada Inc., 2015-2016

ACE Award of Distinction
Advertising Club of Edmonton, 2011​

IABC Capital Awards of Excellence (United Way
video, Saline Creek Pedestrian Bridge video,
Hard Hat Highlights redesign)

International Association for Business Communicators, 
2014
IABC Capital Awards of Merit (The Industrial Revolution, Flex Benefits Program, NAIT/SAIT Donation Event)
International Association for Business Communicators, 2014


Workplace Leadership Award (Paul Douglas)
Alberta Congress Board, 2012