We measure success in stories. While we don’t build for honors and awards, it is gratifying when we receive them as recognition for service to our client base. Purely due to the dedication of our employees, our list of honors and awards is extensive.
BLHI Takes Home Top ABC Alabama Safety Award in 2020
We are proud and honored to announce we have been awarded an Eagle Award for General Contractor-Category 2 by the Associated Builders & Contractors of Alabama for the second year in a row. Additionally, we have received an Innovation in Safety Awards for our World-wide Respect Challenge Tour.
2019 Alabama AGC BuildSouth Awards
Received three awards: West Homewood Patriot Park; U.S. Embassy Compound – Harare, Zimbabwe; Timbers Kiawah.
2019 Alabama ABC Excellence in Construction
Won seven Excellence in Construction awards for: Auburn University Graduate School of Business | Auburn, Ala.: 1st Place; Dynetics Electronic Assembly | Huntsville, Ala.: 1st Place; Auburn University Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center | Auburn, Ala. :2nd Place; Simulator Integration Center | Camp Lejeune, N.C.: 1st Place; Protective Life Cafeteria | Birmingham, Ala. : 1st Place; Timbers Resort Kiawah | Kiawah Island, S.C.: 2nd Place; U.S. Embassy Harare | Harare, Zimbabwe: 2nd Place.
2019 Associated Builders & Contractors of Alabama: Safest in the Industry Awards
Received three awards: 1) The Eagle Award for General Contractor-Category 2 — ABC’s premier safety program award for being the "Safest in the Industry." 2) The Innovation in Safety Award for our CARE Program. 3) The Community Impact Award is the first ever awarded by ABC Alabama. The Shades Mountain team was honored based on their near perfect execution of our emergency action plan.
2019 ENR Global Best Project for the U.S. Embassy Compound in Harare, Zimbabwe
Engineering-News Record (ENR) recognized the Harare Embassy as part of ENR's sixth annual Global Best Projects competition. The project was selected as the Global Best Project in the Government Building category. The competition honors construction and design excellence during the past year around the globe. A diverse set of 32 projects were selected, hailing from 20 different countries around the world.
2019 Dynetics Test Stand Project wins National ABC Award
After winning at the state level, ABC National recently honored the Dynetics Test Stand project for its excellence in construction.
Alabama AGC BuildSouth Award for Jordan Hare Stadium Fan Experience Improvements
The new 44,000-square-foot facility includes space for football and Olympic sports and a new press box for the media.
AGC BuildSouth Award for the U.S. Embassy in London
The U.S. Embassy Compound in London won first place in the mega-projects category. The project team included prime subcontractor Sir Robert McAlpine and architect of record KieranTimberlake. The project completed at the end of 2017.
Associated Builders and Contractors release 2019 Top Performers List
BL Harbert ranked #1 in the Southeast and #2 in the nation. This list recognizes ABC members' achievements in safety, quality, diversity and project excellence ranked by work hours.