This annual award recognizes a water resource project with significant contribution to the dam community and/or to society that met the challenges of the nation’s aging infrastructure in an era of limited financial resources and increasing environmental awareness. The award will honor the team of professionals responsible for the project.
The winner of the Excellence in Constructed Project Award will be recognized during the USSD Annual Conference.
Nominations are invited from USSD Members. The team recognized for the project award may include design professionals, consultants, contractors and dam owners and may include individuals, companies, agencies or organizations.
The award will be given for new construction or remedial construction of a dam, levee or other water resource structure (dam removal will be considered remedial construction). Construction must have been substantially completed at the time of nomination submission.
Ranking of nominations will be based on the following criteria:
Submit the nomination package using the online form.
DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS has been extended to March 5, 2022. Here is an example of a previous nomination: