IDEAS2 Entries Deadline Extended to Dec. 19

Have you recently worked on an innovative structural steel building project? You still have time to enter it in AISC’s 2015 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel (IDEAS2) Awards! The deadline for entries has been extended to next Friday, December 19, at 11:59 p.m.

The IDEAS2 Awards competition is the U.S. steel industry's highest award for steel-framed building projects. AISC encourages architects, engineers, designers, constructors, fabricators, and owners to enter building projects that meet the following criteria:

  • A significant portion of the framing system of the project must be wide-flange or hollow structural steel sections.
  • Projects must have been completed in the United States between January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2014.

For more information on project eligibility, rules, and the online entry form, visit You can also view the Frequently Asked Questions video featuring the 2014 IDEAS2 judging panel.

For questions please contact AISC’s Larry Flynn ( or Jenny McDonald (