NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Americas-based leading integrated project and program management consultancy, Faithful+Gould (www.fgould.com) is pleased to announce that the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) is a recipient of an Engineering News-Record (ENR) 2016 Global Best Projects Award.
The JV team was led by Salini Impregilo S.p.A, with Greek partner Terna S.A. Faithful+Gould provided project management, cost estimating services, sustainability and LEED® advice and facilities management procurement support.
Faithful+Gould President and Managing Director Reza Amirkhalili said, "Our team was incredibly committed to the project, with our Project Managers working in Greece for the duration of the project. This unique and iconic center is both beautiful and environmentally friendly, and we are incredibly proud to have contributed."
The SNFCC is comprised of the Greek National Opera, the National Library of Greece and Stavros Niarchos Park. Construction was completed in August 2016, with final close out scheduled for December 2016. The center is a stunning display of Greek culture, poised to become a landmark attraction.
The award was presented at the ENR Global Best Projects Award dinner on October 11, 2016, in New York City.
Faithful+Gould Senior Director Martin Hirko, who led the project while working in Greece since 2008, said, "As the eight years of my involvement and commitment are coming to an end, I have a strong sense of pride in seeing the final product. A uniquely talented team worked together with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation to realize this magnificent vision and present a significant gift to the people of Greece."
Faithful+Gould (www.fgould.com) is a world leading integrated leading project and program management consultancy. Operating at the forefront of our industry for more than 65 years, our integrated approach delivers business improvements and efficiencies that help to transform our clients' visions into reality, across every environment and every sector. We are headquartered in New York and have a team of approximately 600 professionals working from our strategically located offices across the Americas. Faithful+Gould is a part of Atkins (www.atkinsglobal.com), one of the world's leading design, engineering and project management consultancies.
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