APEX Awards

In 1994, AGC Houston created the Awards for Project Excellence (APEX) to honor firms in our industry for their excellence in constructing. The biennial event recognizes member companies for their consistent excellence in construction, their valuable contributions to the community, and their demonstrated commitment to skill, integrity and responsibility. 

2018 APEX Awards


Award Program Details

All AGC Houston General Contractor (GC) and Specialty Contractor (SC) members are eligible to enter projects for the APEX Awards competition. 
Call for Entries deadline is: May 25, 2018

Winners will be announced at the APEX Gala on September 22, 2018 at the Houstonian Hotel. 

Call for Entries Resources

Gala Resources

Contact Tamara Hancock for more information. 

Master Builder Awards

The AGC Houston "Master Builder" award is presented biennially at the APEX gala. The honor recognizes an individual or organization for their contributions and commitment to advance the commercial built environment in the greater Houston area.

The term "Master Builder" comes from early construction history. It was a title of the highest respect, reserved for individuals involved int he design and construction of structures that enhance the community.

Recipients include:

1994 S.I. Morris, FAIA, Morris Architects
1996 Walter P. Moore, Jr. Ph.D., Walter P Moore
1998 Robert C. Lanier, Houston Mayor 1992-98
2000 Harris County Sports Authority
2002 Dr. Richard E. Wainerdi, Texas Medical Center
2004 Patrick J. Kiley, AGC Houston
2006 Archbishop Emeritus Joseph A. Fiorenza, Houston-Galveston Diocese
2008 Ed Wulfe, Wulfe & Co., Inc.
2012 William A. Daigneau, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
2014 Leo Linbeck, Jr., Linbeck Group, LLC
2016 Paul G. Bell, P.G. Bell Company
2018 Peter Dawson, Texas Children's Hospital