Awards and Recognition
We are proud of our award-winning services and dedicated staff members. You can meet some of our amazing staff members by reading about our SITES Awards winners, or you can learn more about the accomplishments of our organization through viewing our recent awards and recognitions listed below.
2016 Austin Preservation Merit Award
Presented by Preservation Austin in recognition of the outstanding renovation to the historic Arno Nowotny Building.
2016 AGC Outstanding Construction Award for Interior Finish Out
Presented by the Associated General Contractors in recognition of the outstanding renovation of the Perry-Castañeda Library.
2013 President's Outstanding Staff Awards
Congratulations to Kenneth Rhinehart (PMCS Construction for receiving a 2013 President's Outstanding Staff Award on April 23rd.
2012 President's Outstanding Staff Awards
Congratulations to our 2012 Outstanding Staff Award recipient, Laura Burrows (PMCS Construction Services), She was honored in a ceremony on May 4th.
2011 SLICE Award
PMCS Supervisor Armando Blanco was named a 2011 SLICE Award winner for his exemplary leadership. The SLICE Award honors University Operations employees who exemplify one or more values of the organization.
2011 President's Outstanding Staff Awards
Jeffrey Bachschmid and Richard Costa were selected to receive the university president's Outstanding Staff Award, which recognizes non-teaching UT Austin employees who have made outstanding contributions to the continuing success of the university.
2007 SLICE Award
Frauke Bartels, PMCS Senior Graphics Designer, was one of eight University Operations portfolio employees honored by Vice President Pat Clubb. Read more about the SLICE Awards.
The University of Texas at Austin Project Management and Constructions Services (PMCS) is a member of APPA, the Association of Physical Plant Administration. APPA's Institute for Facilities Management is a four-track course of study held twice yearly. It includes core programming in General Administration, Maintenance & Operations, Energy & Utilities, and Planning, Design & Construction. Below are the individuals who have received a Certificate of Graduation for successfully completing the full course offered by the Institute.
2014 APPA Institute Graduate
- Shannon Hanney
2012 APPA Institute Graduate
- Vickie Cicchese
2011 APPA Institute Graduates
- Paul Shelander
- Neil Crump
2010 APPA Institute Graduate
- Bethany Trombley
2009 APPA Institute Graduate
- Michael DeBow
2008 APPA Institute Graduate
- Bettie Simpson-Weeks
2007 APPA Institute Graduates
- Robyn Green
- C. J. Wiles
- Martha Ellis
- Bill Throop
2006 APPA Institute Graduate
- Samuel Narduzzo
2005 APPA Institute Graduate
- Vincent LeMond