Miller Hull is included in this recent report from AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE) highlighting habits of high-performance design firms. We are pleased to be the most consistently awarded firm since program inception in 1997 – with seven wins over twenty years for projects representing great design and environmental sensitivity (see our awards page for more on these projects).
The AIA COTE works to advance, disseminate, and advocate design practices that integrate built and natural systems and enhance both the design quality and environmental performance of the built environment. It sponsors the annual AIA COTE Top Ten Green Award. Of the 130 architecture firms that have received at least one COTE Top Ten Award, 29 have done so more than once and 17 have three or more times. Of those receiving more than three COTE Top Ten Awards, 59 percent have also been recognized as AIA Firm Award recipients.
According to the report these high-performance firms have the following traits: