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History

 

1995

Buell Kratzer Powell, Ltd. established.

 

1995

Evanston Public Library earns AIA Philadelphia Honor Award for Design Excellence

 

1996

Joseph Powell receives AIA Philadelphia Young Architect Award

 

2001

BKP joins US Green Building Council and begins design of Philadelphia’s first LEED-registered project: Walnut Street West Branch of the Free Library.

 

2002

Bryn Mawr College Benham Gateway receives AIA Philadelphia Honor Award and Lower Merion Township Historic Preservation Award.

 

2003

Duncan Buell appears in the movie “My Architect” about Louis Kahn.

 

2004

Legendary Blue Horizon earns Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia Preservation Achievement Award.

 

2004

Bryn Mawr College Cambrian Row earns Lower Merion Township Historic Preservation Award.

 

2005

Walnut West Branch Library wins Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia Preservation Achievement Award.

 

2006

BKP relocates to 1525 Locust Street in Philadelphia.

 

2008

Blue Cross Blue Shield Headquarters wins Construction Excellence Awards from Associated Building Contractors of Delaware and Delaware Contractors’ Assn. / State of Del. Governor’s Office.

 

2009

Rosemont School of the Holy Child earns Lower Merion Township Historic Preservation Award.

 

2009

Senate of Pennsylvania recognizes Darrell Kratzer for community service.

 

2010

Community Design Collaborative honors BKP as an Outstanding Volunteer Firm.

 

2012

Bryn Mawr College Bern Schwarz Gym Renovation "Smart Women, Strong Women" awarded American School & University Educational Interiors Showcase Gold Citation.

 

2013

Penn BLAST Lab named American School & University Architectural Portfolio Outstanding Design. First telescope fabricated in the lab launches in Antarctica.

 

2013

Penn Class of 1920 Commons Dining Renovation named American School & University Educational Interiors Showcase Outstanding Design.

 

2014

Georgetown University Bulldog Tavern achieves LEED Gold Certification.

 

2014

Bryn Mawr College Deans Office named American School & University Educational Interiors Showcase Outstanding Design.

 

2015

Venice Island Performing Arts and Recreation Center wins Delaware Valley Green Building Council Groundbreaker Award, named Philadelphia Magazine Best of Philly: Urban Transformation.

 

2015

805 North Second Street, Philadelphia, achieves LEED Silver Certification.

 

2016

Venice Island Performing Arts and Recreation Center wins ULI Philadelphia Rouse Award for Excellence.

 

2017

PA State Police Philadelphia Headquarters wins CMAA Mid-Atlantic Chapter Project Achievement Award.

 

2017

The LaB at Johns Hopkins University wins American School & University Educational Interiors Showcase Silver Citation.

 

2018

Penn School of Engineering and Applied Science Renovation earns LEED Certification.

 

2019

University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine Preclinical Simulation Center honored as Buffalo Business First Brick by Brick Awards Finalist.