AISC Seeks Candidates for Lifetime and Special Achievement Awards

September 14, 2017

(Chicago, IL) - Do you know a deserving individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and provided significant contributions to the structural steel industry? Nominate them for AISC’s awards programs recognizing exceptional industry professionals.

The Lifetime Achievement Award honors individuals who have made a difference in AISC's and the structural steel industry's success and gives special recognition to those who have provided extraordinary service over a sustained period of years to AISC and the structural steel design/construction/academic community.

The Special Achievement Award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated notable achievements in structural steel design, construction, research or education. It honors those who have made a positive and substantial impact on the structural steel design and construction industry.

Winners will be presented with awards at the 2018 NASCC: The Steel Conference, April 11-13 in Baltimore, and featured in Modern Steel Construction magazine.

To submit a candidate for the Lifetime Achievement Award, visit To submit a candidate for the Special Achievement Award, visit Nominations will be accepted until October 15, 2017. To learn more about AISC's awards programs, visit


For more information contact:

Dani Friedland
Marketing Communications Strategist

American Institute of Steel Construction

The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a non-partisan, not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC's mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, market development, and advocacy. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information. 

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