2022 Excellence in Concrete Construction - Call for Entries Closed 

The EIC Awards Program is temporally on pause. We appreciate your patience as we work to reschedule this important and exciting program. If you have already submitted an entry, your project will be included once we resume. Thank you. 

Projects submitted in 2020 will automatically be included in the 2022 EIC event. 

View This Event on our Calendar:
2022 EIC Calendar Link

2022 EIC Dates to Remember:

  • 2021/2022 EIC Entry Deadline: August 30, 2021
  • 2022 Judges Luncheon TBD
  • 2022 Banquet Registration Deadline:  TBD
  • 2022 EIC Awards Banquet: TBD 



There are three ways to enter the competition:
  1. The project has won a local ACI chapter award or is nominated by an ACI chapter.
  2. The project has won an ACI International Partner award or is nominated by an ACI International Partner.
  3. If an ACI chapter award program does not exist in your area, you may self-nominate your project by paying a non-refundable $500 submittal fee.

Nominations will be accepted in the following categories, including the new category Flatwork.

  • Low-Rise Buildings/Structures: Up to Three Stories Residential (multi-family and houses), school, commercial, warehouse and industrial, etc.
  • Mid-Rise Buildings/Structures: Four to Fifteen Stories
  • High-Rise Buildings/Structures: More than Fifteen Stories
  • Decorative: Decorative or architectural feature or element such as exterior or interior finishes, hardscapes, ornamentation, stained, stamped, or polished concrete, art installations, etc.
  • Infrastructure: Bridges, site structures, water resource structures, marine structures, other structures, etc.
  • Flatwork: Pavements, parking lots, runways, commercial/industrial floors, etc.
  • Repair and Restoration: overlays, rehabilitation, remodel, retrofitting, etc.

Recently completed and nominated projects will be juried by an independent panel of industry professionals for first- and second-place category awards. One project will stand out by receiving the overall Excellence Award.

The application form will be available via email.  If you would like to learn more about obtaining an ACI chapter Sponsor, International Partner, or self-nomination, please go to www.aciexcellence.org.

Previous Winners:

2019 EIC Awards

The WA Aggregates & Concrete Association formally recognized the professional accomplishments in the outstanding use of Ready Mix Concrete throughout Washington State on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Seattle.  

During the 2018 EIC Awards Banquet, a number of Legacy Projects were highlighted and a live "Text-to-Vote" segment crowned the Grand Coulee Dam with a special Legacy Project Award!  See below to view the Legacy Project segments!
2019 Category Winners

2019 Category Winners

Winner | Georgetown Crossroad
Runner-up | Skagit County Justice Center

Low Rise | Non-Residential
Winner | Vashon Center for the Arts

Winner | Building Cure
Runner-up | Helen Sommers Building

High-Rise | 16+ Stories
Winner | W Hotel Tower
Runner-up | Kiara

Infrastructure | Transportation
Winner | Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement / SR 99 Tunnel

Infrastructure | Non-Transportation
Winner | Railroad Maintenance Facility / Amtrak

Sustainability & Resilience
Winner | Helen Sommers Building
Runner-up | Sharp Avenue Stormwater Improvements

Architectural-Artistic | Non-Residential
Winner | Grant Street Pier
Runner-up | Bellevue Downtown Park

Concrete Paving
Winner | 8th Street Crossdock Facility

Grand Award Winner

WinnerAlaskan Way Viaduct Replacement / SR 99 Tunnel
Grand Award Winner Clip

2018 Legacy Projects

You can now watch the Legacy Award clips shown at the banquet by clicking the links under each project!

Legacy Award Winner

Grand Coulee Dam

Legacy Award Honorable Mentions

Tacoma Narrows Bridge

The Chittenden Locks

The Fremont Troll

The Kingdome

The Monroe Street Bridge

Washington State Transportation & Bridges

Legacy Award Honorable Mention
& Winner of the Concrete Community Award

The Town of Concrete