ºlai Lead Design/Build Team Constructing Pentagon’s 9/11 Memorial / August 15, 2003

This summer, the Pentagon Renovation Program announced the selection of Centex Lee LLC as contractor for the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial. Principal Jeff Lee joined PENREN and Pentagon Real Estate and Facilities officials, members of the Pentagon Memorial Family Steering Committee, and Centex Construction company president John Tarpey in a contract signing ceremony on August 15.

Lee and Associates formed a joint venture with the Centex Construction Company of Fairfax Virginia to pursue this important opportunity. Centex Lee handpicked a team of select sub-consultants, including engineering firms Delon Hampton and Associates (civil) and Syska Hennesey (MEP), fountain consultants CMS Collaborative, Light’n Up lighting designers, and the Low Impact Development Center Inc., with Valley Crest, MC Dean Inc. and Southland Industries.

Read more about the project here.

ºlai Receives ASLA Awards / June 15, 2003

The Potomac Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) awarded Lee and Associates two Merit awards, recognizing superior professional accomplishments, at a banquet held recently. The award-winning projects include the garden at the Korean Embassy Residence and the butterfly garden designed for the Alban Towers apartment restoration, both located in Washington, DC.

"These awards represent a validation from our peers, which gives our firm both a great sense of accomplishment and honor," said Jeff Lee, ASLA, the founding principal of Lee and Associates. The Maryland and Potomac Chapters of the ASLA encompass the state of Maryland, Washington DC and Northern Virginia.