Engineering Excellence Awards

 ACEC Colorado 2018 Engineering Excellence Awards

  • Watch 2018 EEA winners’ project videos
  • Read 2018 EEA news release
  • View photos from 2018 EEA Luncheon
  • Download commemorative card listing 2018 winners

2018 Grand Conceptor Award
Innovative Long-Term Biological Treatment Facility for Petroleum-Contaminated Soil project (AECOM)

2018 Excellence Award
Nuclear Reactor Vessel Water Jet Peening Tool Development Bridge and Pump Equipment (Merrick & Company)

2018 Honor Award
Colorado Hazard Mapping Program Post Flood Risk Analysis (AECOM)
Pipeline Triad Relocation (Farnsworth Group, Inc.)
I-70 Vail Underpass (Felsburg Holt & Ullevig)
Red Rocks Community College Student Recreation Center (The RMH Group)

2018 Merit Award
Town of Windsor Railroad Quiet Zone Project (Felsburg Holt & Ullevig)
Newton Court Family Housing Pedestrian Bridge Upgrade (Huitt Zollars)
Viceroy Palm Jumeriah Dubai Sculpture (KL&A Structural Engineers and Builders)
Auraria Higher Education Center Tivoli Quadrangle (Martin/Martin Consulting Engineers)

2018 Outstanding Graphics Award
Auraria Higher Education Center Tivoli Quadrangle – Click here to view project board
(Martin/Martin Engineering Consultants)

Marketing-Communication ROI
Just for entering the ACEC Colorado EEA competition, your firm receives:

  • Recognition for the project and your firm as award recipients
  • Awards for you and your client
  • Professionally produced, web-ready video about the project
  • Guaranteed media coverage in trade publications
  • Coverage in ACEC Colorado publications and social media
  • Other benefits (click here to read one firm’s perspective on return from winning the ACEC Colorado 2016 Grand Conceptor Award)

Important Upcoming Dates

  • Jan. 5, 2018 Deadline to Submit to ACEC National Competition (if referred from ACEC Colorado competition)
  • Jan. 16, 2018 Firm Representative Available by Phone for ACEC National Interview
  • Feb. 16-18, 2018 ACEC National Judging
  • April 17, 2018 ACEC National EEA Awards Gala (Washington, D.C.)
  • June 14, 2018 How-to-Enter ACEC Colorado EEA Workshop

The ACEC Colorado Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) program annually recognizes consulting engineering firms for projects that demonstrate an exceptional degree of innovation, complexity, achievement and value.  For 50 years, Colorado firms have entered their most innovative projects and studies into this competition. The ACEC Colorado EEA program generally follows entry guidelines established for the ACEC National EEA program.