Concrete Construction Awards

    It's time to send in your nominations for the Concrete Construction Awards!

    The purpose of this competition is to recognize and encourage excellence in architectural and structural concrete as well as honor unique, innovative, and sustainable uses of concrete within the state of Kansas. One project from all entries received will be submitted into the International ACI Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards program. Please take this opportunity to share your project with our local community and the world!

    Submittals are invited in six categories:

    • Low Rise Buildings, up to 3 Stories (Residential, Schools, Commercial, Warehouse, Industrial, etc)

    • Mid to High Rise Buildings, more than 3 Stories (Office building, Multi-family housing, etc)

    • Flatwork (Slabs, Paving, Hardscape, etc)

    • Infrastructure (Bridges, Site Structures, Water Resource Structures, Transportation Structures, etc)

    • Decorative Concrete (Interior/Exterior finishes, Ornamentation, Counter Tops, etc)

    • Repair/Restoration (Rehabilitation and Repair of Existing Concrete Construction)

    Submittals can represent Industrial, Commercial, Public, or Residential Projects. The concrete construction may be precast, pre-stressed, cast-in-place, tilt-up, concrete masonry and/or various special uses of concrete. One project in each category will receive an award of excellence by an invited jury of professionals from the design, construction, and academic communities, based on:

    • Overall excellence and quality of construction

    • Creativity and innovation in concrete construction

    • Aesthetic appeal

    • Design efficiency and utilization

    • Unique applications

    • Sustainability and Resilience

    A winner from each category will receive an award that will be presented at the Chpater's annual awards dinner that will be held the evening of Wednesday, February 12th, 2020, at the Hilton Garden Inn located in Manhattan, Kansas. This is prior to the annual Scholer-Peterson Concrete Conference held at Kansas State University on February 13th, 2020.  There is a room block and discounted rate available for hotel rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn on Wednesday night using this link

    Any person, firm, or agency may submit an entry. The project to be entered must be located within the State of Kansas and shall have been substantially complete between October 1, 2016 and October 1, 2019. Entries shall consist of:

    1. A Completed Entry Form.

    2. A PowerPoint presentation (PPE) of the project or photos of the project (on CD or flash drive - 10 photos/slides maximum).

    3. A brief description of the project (Materials, Procedures, Special Challenges, Solutions, New Technology, Quality Control, etc).

    There is no cost to enter.

    Deadline to submit is December 13th, 2019.

    Submit your Nomination

    Questions concerning the awards program may be directed to:

    Rusty Owings, Awards Chair
    Geiger Ready Mix