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Call for Entries! 2017 GPTQ Preconstruction Design Awards

Call for Entries! 2017 GPTQ Preconstruction Design Awards

NOW OPEN FOR NOMINATIONS 
Complete the short, free nomination form today!
The GPTQ Preconstruction Design Awards 

are presented to an engineer/engineering firm for projects that demonstrate planning and design expertise, as well as a commitment to GPTQ’s goals, which include: working cooperatively to deliver the transportation program efficiently with a focus on quality; recognizing and showcasing quality achievement by the partnership and its members; and improving long-term performance and durability of Georgia’s transportation system. 

CATEGORIES OF ENTRY
  1. Innovative Solution to a Design Problem/Best Use of
    New Products
  2. Planning and Design of an Alternative Mode Transportation Facility
  3. NEPA, Environmental Protection, Preservation, Restoration  and/or Enhancement
  4. Context Sensitive Planning and Design Including Public Participation Plan
  5. Bridge/Structural Design
  6. Traffic Safety and/or Intersection Design
  7. Highway Design – Urban
  8. Highway Design – Rural
  9. Design-Build
Nominations may be for portions, aspects or stages of a project worthy of recognition. The judges will also select one project entry for recognition as the Grand Award Winner.  
 

 

GET RECOGNIZED
  1. All winners will be presented with an award during the 2017 Georgia Transportation Summit on October 20, 2017 at the Cobb Galleria Centre (average attendance: 950 people).
  2. All winning projects will be featured in an issue of Engineering Georgia magazine.
  3. All winning projects will be recognized through ACEC Georgia communications, including email, social media and website.
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SAVE THE DATE!
2017 GEORGIA TRANSPORTATION SUMMIT
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OCTOBER 20, 2017
COBB GALLERIA CENTRE
ATLANTA, GEORGIA
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HOW TO WIN
  1. Complete the short nomination form by August 4.
  2. Top three nominations in each category are selected and notified; these project team(s) will be asked to submit additional project information by September 8.
  3. Save the Date! Award winners for each category will be announced and honored at the 2017 Georgia Transportation Summit on October 20 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia.

 

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day is Back!

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day is Back!

THREE WAYS TO GET INVOLVED s Host a Premium or Basic Booth For under $500, your firm can take part in this important event! All booth sponsors are responsible for providing a quick, 5-7 minute engineering game or activity for students to do at the booth. Sponsor Don’t want to host a booth? Other sponsorship… Continue Reading

Introduce a Girl to Engineering

Introduce a Girl to Engineering

WHAT IS INTRODUCE A GIRL TO ENGINEERING? Half day program to introduce girls to engineering through fun projects WHO: Elementary and middle school age girls, with support from the engineering community. Attendance is limited to venue’s maximum capacity. WHEN: Proposed date is Saturday, April 29, 2017 WHERE: Fernbank to coincide with ASCE’s IMAX movie release;… Continue Reading

Want to Reach 10,000 People Across the State?

Want to Reach 10,000 People Across the State?

Advertise with Us! Get your name in front of 10,000 decision makers, potential clients and influential legislative leaders, including: The Leading Professionals & Firm Owners in the A/E/C Industry Private Developers State and Local Elected & Appointed Officials Key Leaders with State Agencies (including EPD, GSFIC, University System and Technical College System) State & Local DOT… Continue Reading

Capitol Update from ACEC Georgia

Capitol Update from ACEC Georgia

The legislature was in session Monday through Thursday last week, taking us through Legislative Day 12 of the 40-day session. Bills have begun moving through the legislative process as the pace of committee meetings has picked up. Late last week, the legislature passed what should be the final adjournment resolution, which sets out the days… Continue Reading

Registration Now Open! Georgia Engineers Summer Conference 2017

Registration Now Open! Georgia Engineers Summer Conference 2017

JUNE 22 – 25, 2017 at the Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach The brand-new, beachfront Wyndham Grand sits on Florida’s Clearwater Beach, TripAdvisor’s #1 Beach in America! Join engineering, business and community leaders for this business-focused, family-friendly conference! MAKE PLANS TO JOIN US AGAIN! June 7-10, 2018 at The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel Charleston, South Carolina June 2019 at… Continue Reading

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