Landscape Architecture Company
We’ve been experts for 40 years. And, as the world changes, we’re at the forefront. We ask questions, test our creativity and drive for success. Below is a testament of how our passion for getting it right measures against the rest of the industry.
The Zweig Letter Hot Firm List (2010)
The Zweig Letter has recognized the fastest-growing architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting firms on the basis of percentage growth and dollar growth. Over the years, the “Hot Firm” designation has become synonymous with success in the industry. The 2010 List includes The LA Group as one of 150 firms and is the only Landscape Architecture firm listed.
Fastest-Growing Private Companies (2007)
Largest Landscape Architectural Firm (2006-2008, 2010, 2014)
The LA Group was ranked the Largest Landscape Architectural Firm (2006-2008, 2010) and the Seventh Largest Engineering Firm (2006) in NY’s Capital Region by the Albany Business Review.
Great Places to Work (2005)
The LA Group was named one of the “Great Places to Work” in the region. The award recognizes the company’s achievements in creating a positive work environment that attracts and retains employees through a combination of benefits, working conditions, and company culture.
Small Business of the Year (2005)
The LA Group was named Small Business of the Year by the Albany Business Review in recognition of the firm’s growth, management strengths, and profitability over a 20-year period.
Honor Award, General Design (2012)
American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), PA/DE Chapter, Washington Crossing National Cemetery: A New Paradigm for Our Nation’s Sacred Landscapes (with Cairone & Kaupp, Inc.) Newtown, PA.
Engineering Excellence Grand Award (2012)
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC), Missouri Chapter, Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Phase 1A – Early Turnover (with URS), St. Louis, MO.
VA Sustainability Achievement Award (2011)
Massachusetts National Cemetery (MNC): Reclaimed Water Use from the Air Force Engineering and Environmental, (AFCEE)/Otis Air National Guard Base (ANGB) Groundwater Filtration System for Cemetery Irrigation Use (with MNC director Paul McFarland). Bourne, MA.
Federal Energy and Water Management (FEWM) Award (2011)
Massachusetts National Cemetery (MNC): Reclaimed Water Use from the Air Force Engineering and Environmental (AFCEE)/Otis Air National Guard Base (ANGB) Groundwater Filtration System for Cemetery Irrigation Use (with MNC director Paul McFarland and colleagues Rose Forbes, civil engineer, and Mark Ivory, project manager). Bourne, MA.
Honor Award, Analysis & Planning (2010)
American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), Alabama Chapter, Alabama National Cemetery (with Macnally Ross Land Design), Montevallo, AL.
Honor Award (2001)
American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), NY Upstate Chapter, Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Saratoga, NY.