Awards & Recognition

2015

  • Zweig Group Best Firms To Work For – #24 Civil Engineering Firms Nationally
  • National Society of Professional Surveyors Plat Design Competition – 3rd Place Subdivision Plats – Sal Chaves
  • ACEC National Recognition Award for Exemplary Engineering Achievement – Colleton Solar Farm
  • Georgia Engineers Week
  • 2015 Engineer of the Year – Private Practice
  • Presented by the Georgia Engineering Alliance to Samuel G. McCachern, P.E.
  • Newton/Covington Office of Economic Development’s Partner in Excellence Award
  • ACEC-SC Engineering Excellence Award – Colleton Solar Farm (Energy Category)
  • ACEC-SC Engineering Excellence Award State Finalist – Forest Acres Drainage Improvements (Studies, Research and Consulting Category)

2014

  • Best Places to Work in South Carolina – South Carolina Chamber of Commerce
  • ACEC/SC Engineering Excellence Award – Isle of Palms Water & Sewer Commission GIS Framework & System for Isle of Palms Water & Sewer Commission
  • LEED Silver Certification for Bldg 197, 165th Airlift Wing, Georgia Air National Guard

2013

  • Outstanding Urban Arboriculture Grand Award for the Jekyll Island Beach Village Project
  • SCSPLS Plat Contest – 1st  Place Topographic Survey Maps
  • SCSPLS Plat Contest – 2nd Place Boundary Plats
  • SCSPLS Plat Contest – 2nd Place ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys

2012

  • National Plat/Map Contest – 2nd Place ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys
  • SCSPLS Plat Contest – 2nd Place Boundary Plats
  • Georgia Engineers Week 2012 Engineering Excellence Honor Award – Savannah Gardens I

2011

  • SCSPLS Plat Contest – 1st Place ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys
  • ACEC Engineering Excellence Award
  • Honor Award for Intersection Improvements, University Boulevard at HGTC Entrance for Horry Georgetown Technical College

2010

  • 2010 Georgia Association of Floodplain Management (GAFM) presented Thomas & Hutton a Certificate of Appreciation for “Outstanding Leadership in Training” for 2008-2010
  • 2010 AIA National Honor Award for Regional and Urban Design – T&H’s Savannah East Riverfront Extension Project
  • 2010 Myrtle Beach Herald’s Reader Choice –  Best Engineering Firm
  • Georgia Chapter American Society of Landscape Architecture (ASLA) Award of Excellence for the Ranger Memorial, 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment
  • South Business & Development Magazine – Voted Top 3 Engineering Firms in Georgia by readers
  • 1st Place, Bryan Square waterSmart Competition, Georgia EPD/ City of Savannah
  • ACEC/G Engineering Excellence State Award – Frederica/Demere Roundabout
  • Charter Award from the Congress for the New Urbanism – Savannah East Riverfront Civic Master Plan
  • Award for Excellence in Government Finance from the Government Finance Officers Association – Savannah East Riverfront Civic Master Plan

2008

  • Best in American Living Award for Best Community Facility 151 Units and Over – Wilson’s Landing at Palmetto Bluff
  • GPTQ Traffic Safety/Intersection Design Award – Frederica/Demere Roundabout
  • Historic Savannah Foundation Historic Preservation Award
  • Award Recipient for Employer Support for Guard & Reserve
  • CE News: Best Civil Engineering Firms to Work For – Honorable Mention

2007

  • 2007 Client Advisor Award Finalist (Large Professional Service Firm) presented by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • Georgia Trend Magazine Names Thomas & Hutton One of the Top 15 Places to Work in Georgia.
  • Urban Land Institute Award for Excellence for Large-Scale Residential Development, Daniel Island
  • Real Estate & Construction Review Building of America Honor for the International Longshoremen’s Association, Local 1414; the Effingham County Judicial Complex; and Memorial Health University Medical Center Cancer Research & Education Center
  • Award Recipient for Employer Support for Guard & Reserve

2006

  • 2006 – CE News Best Firms to Work For Contest – Honorable Mention
  • Georgia ACI 1st Place Award for Liberty Street Parking Garage – Parking Decks Category
  • Real Estate Construction & Review Building of America Honor for Liberty Street Parking Garage
  • American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia and the Engineering Alliance – Engineers Week Grand Award for Geotechnical Study and Foundation Testing of the Southern LNG Elba Island Terminal Expansion Project

2005

  • CE News Best Firms to Work For Contest – Top 25 (14th overall and 7th for mid-size firms – 2005)

2004

  • American Council of Engineering Companies of Georgia Engineering Excellence State Award, Moody AFB Nanofiltration Treatment Plant (2004)
  • National American Council of Engineering Companies Recognition Award, Moody AFB Nanofiltration Treatment Plant (2004)

2001

  • Honor Award – Engineering Week – Engineering Excellence for City of Dublin Wastewater Treatment Facility Expansion (2001)

2000

  • Georgia ACI 1st Place Award for Savannah International Trade & Convention Center – Public Works Building Category (2000)

1996

  • Urban Land Institute Award for Excellence for Large-Scale Recreational Development, Kiawah Island, South Carolina (1996)

1986

  • Urban Land Institute Award for Excellence for Large-Scale Residential Development, The Landings on Skidaway Island, Georgia (1986)

1985

  • Urban Land Institute Award for Excellence for Large-Scale Recreational Development, Sea Pines Plantation, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina (1985)