The Excellence in Concrete Project Award

The Officers of the Pittsburgh Area Chapter of ACI are pleased to announce the sixth annual Excellence in Concrete Project Awards. This 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 utilize any type of Portland cement concrete construction technique including tilt-up, pre-cast, and cast-in-place. Projects can be new construction, restoration, or repair and utilize any type of Portland cement concrete product including shotcrete, self consolidating concrete, roller compacted concrete, etc. Projects can be new construction, restoration, or repair.

All projects must have been completed during the time period from January 31, 2019- January 31, 2021. Projects in phases are eligible at the completion of each phase, as well as at the time of completion of the overall project.

Project must be located within the jurisdiction of the Pittsburgh Area ACI Chapter which includes Western PA, Eastern OH, and Northwest WV. If you are unsure whether your project location is in the jurisdiction, please contact Beth Rader at

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.

2021-DECORATIVE – Grindline Skateparks for the Zelienople Memorial Skatepark – Completed February 2020
2021-INFRASTRUCTURE – Golden Triangle Construction for the 911th Air Force Reserve Station – Completed August 2019
2020 – Golden Triangle Construction for the Deice Pad “C” Reconstruction Project – Completed October 2018
2019 – Golden Triangle Construction for the US 119 County Line Crossover Road Project – Completed December 2017
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