KAI's Billy Earl Dade Middle School Named Top K-12 Project of 2014
Winner of ENR Magazine's Best of the Best Award

Congratulations to the Billy Earl Dade Middle School project team! The Dallas, TX school was honored as the best K-12 project for 2014 in ENR Magazine's Best of the Best Projects. There were over 700 submissions across 20 categories. Read more here: http://bit.ly/1Cfe4sK


KAI was the architect; Satterfield & Pontikes Construction was the GC.

MSD Coldwater Wet Weather Storage Tank A Wins AGC Keystone Award

KAI congratulates all of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) Keystone Award winners, including our client, the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD), and Goodwin Brothers Construction who won the award for GC/CM/Prime Contractor Project $5M-$10M for the Coldwater Wet Weather Storage Tank A Project! KAI provided construction management services for this project. View all of the project winners here.


Michael Kennedy, Jr., president of KAI Design & Build, was presented with a Diversity Champion Award from the St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers (SLCCC) during its annual awards ceremony Dec. 13 at the Sheraton Westport Lakeside Chalet in St. Louis, MO. The SLCCC is the owner organization representing major buyers of construction and promotes the region through collaborative leadership to improve the efficient delivery of construction projects.

KAI Wins International Architecture Award as Member of SOM Team

KAI has recieved The International Architecture Award for 2011 from the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design, and the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies as a member of the Skidmore, Owings & Merrill team for The St. Louis and Jefferson National Expansion Memorial project design. 

Lewis & Clark Tower Receives Honorable Mention - 2010 PCI Design Awards

KAI's Lewis & Clark Confluence Tower received an Honorable Mention in the 2010 Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute's (PCI) 2010 Design Awards.

KAI's Chillicothe Correctional Center Wins Contracting Business Magazine's 2009 Design-Build Award

KAI served as a design-build partner on the award-winning Chillicothe Correctional Center in Chillicothe, Missouri. The project earned a 2009 Design0Build Award from Contracting Business Magazine because of its excellent cost control, fast-track scheduling, and high-efficiency boiler installations. Read the entire article here.