Wanted: America's Most Innovative Steel Structures for the 2021 IDEAS² Awards

AISC is looking for the next generation of American landmarks constructed with structural steel. Have a project that fits the bill? Submit your entry by next Thursday! 

AISC's Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel (IDEAS²) Award program is open for entries through October 15, 2020! These awards recognize outstanding projects that illustrate the exciting possibilities of structural steel.

The IDEAS² Awards showcase the innovative use of structural steel in:

  • the accomplishment of the structure's program

  • the expression of architectural intent

  • the application of innovative design approaches to the structural system

  • leveraging productivity-enhancing construction methods

AISC's award programs have celebrated landmark structures built with structural steel since 1960. These architectural icons span generations and stand the test of time. AISC recognizes and promotes these projects in recognition of their impact in terms of structural innovation, advances in safety, benefit to the local community, and environmental consciousness.

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