METROPOLITAN LOS ANGELES BRANCH
The award will be presented at the Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Annual Awards Dinner.
The Awards Committee is composed of professional civil engineering members from both public and private sector. The award selection is a competitive process. Be sure to present your entry in the most complete and thorough manner possible.
The judging process will take place in June. Notification will be made to each winner.
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This award is given on the basis of the completion of a civil engineering project between June 1 of the previous year and May 30 of this year. This project shall exhibit innovative efforts and achievement over adverse conditions. The use of desirable sustainability practices and leading-edge engineering technologies in projects will merit supplemental consideration. Additional consideration criteria may include innovative approaches to funding, the use of advanced technologies and materials, and the immensity of the project.
A project can only be nominated once.
The project must be within the geographical boundaries of the Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch.
Only one project may receive the award in any year. However, the Awards Committee may present Honorable Mention awards.
Projects that include Innovative Sustainable or Advanced Technological approaches will be given additional points during project awards consideration.
For winning public agencies, the awards may also be presented at the respective agency’s City Council or Board Meeting.
GENERAL CRITERIA FOR INDIVIDUAL AWARDS
This award is given on the basis of an outstanding engineering achievement accomplished between June 1 of the previous year and the nomination due date. Consideration shall be given to the Engineer that has exhibited professional achievement and has made significant impact to the field of civil engineering. This impact may be through professional activities, ASCE involvement, research and innovative engineering solutions.
Only one person may receive the award in any year. However, the Awards Committee may present Honorable Mention awards.