2017 Washington Building Congress Craftsmanship Award

The Washington Building Congress (WBC) has selected The National Museum of African-American History and Culture project in Washington, DC for a Craftsmanship Award in the mechanical category for HVAC and sheet metal.

WBC is a local organization that recognizes the skills of craftsmen through the Craftsmanship Awards Program - an annual celebration of excellent work performed in the local industry. The annual Craftsmanship Awards is the only program which recognizes the outstanding skill and achievement of individual craftsmen in the local metro DC construction community.


2015 DBIA WPR Design Excellence Award

A jury of industry experts will evaluate project submission primarily on successful achievement of the owner’s project goals through implementation of design-build best practices as defined by DBIA’s Design-Build Manual of Practice. Submissions should highlight the design-build team’s collaborative efforts to add value to the project.


2015 WBJ Metro DC Engineering Firms

Southland Industries has been named to the Washington Business Journal’s 2015 Book of Lists for Metro DC Engineering Firms. Southland Industries was listed the 24th top engineering firm ranked by the number metro-area registered engineers as of 2015. The Book of Lists consists of top companies in the area, arranged by industry, and is based on the company’s annual revenue, engineering billing, amount of registered engineers within the metro area and companywide, as well as the total number of employees. 


2015 MEP Giant

Southland Engineering has been named to the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2015 MEP Giants list. Southland Engineering was listed the ninth top firm by gross annual revenue and sixtieth for the overall top MEP Giants list. The MEP Giants program, sponsored by Eaton, lists the top mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), and fire protection engineering firms in the United States, who have continuously proven a commitment to meeting the ever-evolving challenges of clients.

2015 Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2015 MEP Giants
Southland Engineering


2015 ENR Best Project of the Year

Independent juries of industry leaders in design and construction selected projects in the Southwest region using five criteria, including: safety, innovation, and teamwork. The competition honors the best construction projects and the companies that designed and built them in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. 

ENR’s 2015 Best Project Award
SLS Las Vegas 


2015 Gold Shovel Standard Certification

Southland Industries recently achieved Gold Shovel Standard certification for its commitment to safe digging practices and demonstrating safe excavation practices.  Read more, here

Pacific Gas & Electric Company
San Ramon, California


2014 AGC Best Corporate Safety Program

Southland is proud to receive a 2014 Washington Contractor award for “Best Corporate Safety Program” in the $150,000,000 - $400,000,000 size category. This award is presented by the Associated General Contractors of America to companies promoting the best corporate safety plans. Southland was judged on its company safety record, components of the corporate program, and a narrative description of the program. 

The Associated General Contrators of America
AGC of Metropolitan Washington DC


2014 AEI Professional Project Award

The Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) Board of Governors selected Southland Industries to receive an Award of Merit in the Mechanical category for superior t work on the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

AEI-Professional Project Award of Merit
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center


2013 ASSE Corporate Safety Award

Southland Industries was recently recognized for it's commitment to employee safety and health by achieving a DART Incidence Rate below the national average.

American Society of Safety Engineers
Northern Virginia Chapter


2013 Golden Gate Partnership Recognition

Southland Industries was recognized by the CA/OSHA Consultation Service for its effort in implementing and maintaining an effective injury and illness prevention program during the Cal/OSHA Consultation Service visit conducted at the UCLA Wasserman Tower Project on July 20, 2013.

Golden Gate Partnership Recognition
UCLA Wasserman Tower Project

Certification #: G-1786


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