The Excellence in Concrete Project Award

The Excellence in Concrete Project Award was established to recognize excellence in structural and architectural design; unique and innovative construction or application; and sustainable uses of concrete in construction projects in Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio, and Northwest West Virginia.

Nominations are accepted from any person(s) or firm(s) involved in a project utilizing Portland cement concrete as a significant portion of the project.

Projects can be new construction, restoration, or repair and utilize any type of Portland concrete construction technique, including tilt-up, pre-cast and cast-in-place. Any type of Portland cement product can be used, including shotcrete, self-consolidating concrete, roller compacted concrete, etc.

All projects must have been completed during the time period from January 31, 2015- January 31, 2017. Projects in phases are eligible at the completion of each phase, as well as at the time of completion of the overall project.

Feel free to download an application form or contact us using the form below.



The following companies are past recipients of the Pittsburgh Chapter of the ACI Excellence in Concrete Project Award.

2018 – PJ Dick for the Carnegie Mellon University Tepper Quad Project – Completed November 2017
2017 – PJ Dick for Frick environmental Center Project, August 2016 completion
2016 – PJ Dick for East Liberty Transit Garage Project, September 2015 completion


Bill Porter from PJ Dick accepting the 2nd Annual Excellence in Concrete Project Award.