Northwest Health – La Porte MOB and Morris Performing Arts Center honored with Excellence in Construction awards

At the 30th Annual Excellence in Construction Awards on May 25, Larson-Danielson Construction Company was honored by the Michiana Builders Association (MBA) and MACIAF (Michiana Area Construction Industry Advancement Fund) for two projects completed in 2022.

Northwest Health – La Porte MOB

The Northwest Health – La Porte MOB (medical office building) in La Porte, IN won an Excellence in Construction Award in the Building category. Larson-Danielson served as Construction Manager for the Northwest Health – La Porte medical office building at 1331 State Street. The 45,800 square foot, three-story facility was designed by Gresham Smith and is owned by Catalyst Healthcare Real Estate. The building features a combination of physician offices and hospital-based services and connects to the hospital on the first and second floors.

Morris Performing Arts Center

The Morris Performing Arts Center in South Bend, IN won an Excellence in Construction Award in the Interior category. Larson-Danielson served as the contractor for the general trades scope of work for the Morris Performing Arts Center in South Bend, IN. The work included removal and replacement of the 100-year-old concrete floor, new doors into the ADA and VIP loges seating area, new floor paint of the balcony seating area, new cable trough for theater cabling, new return air grilles in the in-floor duct banks and connecting lighting to the new seats.

The Morris Performing Arts Center is owned by the City of South Bend and celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2022. Frost Engineering & Consulting served as the architect/engineer for Phase 1 of the massive renovation project.

Construction Industry Impact Award

Mark Danielson, who retired from Larson-Danielson in 2022, was honored at the event with the Construction Industry Impact Award. The award recognizes his long-standing and dedicated service to the MBA, MACIAF, and to the ongoing successes of the local union construction industry.

About the Excellence in Construction Awards

The Excellence in Construction Awards recognize a range of exceptional projects constructed by MBA and MACIAF contractors across a range of categories. Winning projects display exemplary construction performance and quality of work.

Visit our awards page for a list of awards and honors.