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Lewis Contractors Named Contractor of the Year by American Institute of Architects Baltimore

October 15, 2015 –Lewis Contractors has been awarded AIABaltimore’s 2015 “President’s Award for Contractor of the Year.”

Lewis was awarded the honor at the annual Excellence in Design Awards Celebration held at the Lithuanian Hall on October 9, 2015. The award was given “in recognition of Lewis Contractors’ high level of service and execution in the restoration and rehabilitation of significant historic projects, most recently the Washington Monument at Mount Vernon Place for its 200 year anniversary.”

“The Lewis Team is honored to be recognized by Baltimore’s incredible architectural community,” said Tyler Tate, President of Lewis Contractors, “Whether historic restorations, new constructions, or fast-track renovations, construction projects are collaborative efforts—characterized by trust and dialogue between owner, designer, and builder—as such, we are most honored to be recognized by our architectural colleagues in this way.”AIA 2015 Contractor of the Year

Lewis was further honored in that its recently completed landmark restoration project, the Mount Vernon Place Conservancy Washington Monument, received recognition for the “Michael F. Trostel, FAIA, Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation” and was celebrated as a prime display for the work of the 2015 “Craftsman of the Year” award winner, Worcester Eisenbrandt, Inc.

The annual Excellence in Design Awards competition promotes and publicizes the work of AIABaltimore members throughout the region and recognizes other companies and individuals of special distinction for their contributions to the Baltimore design and construction community.

LEWIS BUILDS MARYLAND.  Lewis Contractors is an award winning, family owned and operated construction management and general contracting firm.  Engaging in all types of academic, institutional, restoration, industrial, and commercial projects, the Lewis Team delivers a tradition of excellence, innovative thinking, and attention to detail to their clients’ projects. For more information on Lewis Contractors visit www.lewis-contractors.com.