Awards

John Wayne Airport has been honored with numerous awards for engineering, construction and communications related to the new Terminal C, Parking Structure C and Central Utility Plant. Following are some of the more recent awards presented to JWA by international, national and local organizations.

Construction & Engineering:

  • 2014 Engineering Excellence Awards

    American Council of Engineering Companies - visit website

  • 2013 Owners' Project Excellence Awards

    Western Council of Construction Consumers - visit website

  • 2012 Outstanding Government Civil Engineering Project

    Los Angeles Chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers - visit website

  • 2012 Project of the Year for the John Wayne Airport Improvement Program

    Orange County Chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers - visit website

  • 2012 Award of Excellence for the John Wayne Airport Improvement Program and
    2012 Client of the Year

    Orange County Chapter of the American Council of Engineering Companies - visit website

  • 2012 Best Transportation Project Award of Merit for John Wayne Airport Parking Garage Demolition and Terminal C Construction

    Engineering News Record California: Best Projects 2012 - visit website

  • 2012 Project Achievement Awards, Building/New Construction, Airport Facilities, over $100 million and
    2012 Distinguished Owner Honoree and
    2011 Project Achievement Award for Infrastructure $51 - $100 million for Parking Structure C and the Central Utility Plant

    Southern California Chapter of the Construction Management Association of America - visit website

  • 2011 Engineering project of the Year for the Airport Improvement Program and
    2011 Engineering Project Achievement

    Orange County Engineering Council - visit website

  • 2012 Excellence in Structural Engineering Excellence Award for New Terminal Building (Terminal C) and
    2011 Excellence in Structural Engineering Merit Award for New Parking Structure C

    Structural Engineers Association of Southern California - visit website

Concessions:

  • 2012 Concession Awards 1st Place “Best Food and Beverage Program for Medium Sized Airport” and
    2012 Concession Awards Honorable Mention “Best New Food and Beverage Concept, Full-Service” for Javi’s restaurant

    Airports Council International – North America - visit website

Public Relations, Marketing & Communications:

  • 2015 NACo Achievement Awards in Civic Education and Public Information -
    Impressive From All Angles - John Wayne Airport's 2013 Annual Report

    National Association of Counties (NACo)- visit website

  • 2015 Excellence in Communications - John Wayne Airport, Orange County ocair.com/mobile

    California Association of Public Information Officials (CAPIO)- visit website

  • 2014 PROTOS Award of Excellence - John Wayne Airport's OCAIR.COM Redesign

    Orange County Chapter of Public Relations Society of America - visit website

  • 2014 Savvy Awards - Creative Marketing Communications - Annual Report and
    2014 3CMA Silver Award - Printed Publications-Catalogs/Guides - John Wayne Airport Guides to Art, Concessions and Airport

    City-County Communications & Marketing Association (3CMA)- visit website

  • 2014 Excellence in Airport Marketing and Communications - Annual Reports

    Airports Council International - North America - visit website

  • 2012 PROTOS Award of Excellence- Terminal C Media Day Press Tour

    Orange County Chapter of Public Relations Society of America - visit website

  • 2012 Edward L. Bernays Awards of Merit – Terminal C Takes Flight Press Conference

    San Diego Chapter of Public Relations Society of America - visit website

  • 2012 Platinum Award for Welcome to JWA Video and
    2012 Gold Award for JWA Magazine – Building on Excellence and
    2011 Interactive Annual Report

    MarCom - visit website

  • 2012 First Place in Excellence in Marketing and Communications for John Wayne Airport Annual Report

    Airports Council International – North America - visit website

  • 2012 Orange County Design Awards – Motion Graphic Gold Award for JWA Interactive Annual Report and
    2012 Orange County Design Awards – Web, Interactive, UI Design Gold Award for JWA Interactive Annual Report and
    2012 Orange County Design Awards – BEST IN SHOW Award for JWA Interactive Annual Report

    Orange County Design Awards - visit website

Air Service:

  • 2012 Turning Red Tape into Red Carpet – Responding to Globalization – JWA Air Service Development Program and
    2011 Turning Red Tape into Red Carpet – Sustainable & Green Development – Central Utility Plant

    Orange County Business Council - visit website

Art Program:

  • 2013 Art Star Awards - Outstanding Arts Collaboration - Orange County: Destination Art & Culture

    Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts - visit website