Bridge Engineering Association Achievement Awards

Bridge Design and a Bridge Engineering Research AwardS
In recognition of international bridge design and bridge engineering research achievements, the Bridge Engineering Association grants a Bridge Design and a Bridge Engineering Research Award to individuals that have made significant contributions to the field of bridge engineering. The awards are presented every other year at the New York City Bridge Conference. Nominations will be accepted for live individuals only. To nominate an individual for his/her professional accomplishments in Bridge Design or Bridge Engineering Research, please submit your letter of nomination and nominee’s resume to the Bridge Engineering Association via email to kmahmoud@bridgeengineer.org.
Bridge Design Award
The Bridge Design Award is presented to recognize an individual who has demonstrated outstanding achievements and eminence in the design and structural engineering of bridge structures. The nominee’s experience should reflect recognized contributions in advancing the state-of-the-art in bridge design, citing major bridge design work conceived and led by the nominee.
Bridge Engineering Research Award
The Bridge Engineering Research Award is presented to recognize an individual who has demonstrated outstanding achievements in the field of bridge engineering research. The nominee’s experience should reflect recognized contributions in advancing the-state-of-knowledge in bridge engineering research with significant impacts on the practice of the bridge engineering profession.
Past winners of the Bridge Engineering Association Achievement
Bridge Design Award
2005
John M. Kulicki, for his impressive bridge designs and leading the development of load and resistance factor design specifications for bridge structures..
2003
Michel P. Virlogeux, for innovative design of record-breaking landmark bridges and significant contributions in cable-stayed bridge design.
2001
Gerard F. Fox, for the design of record-setting bridges of different types.
Bridge Engineering Research Award
2005
Theodore V. Galambos, for his pioneering research work in steel bridges analysis and rating.
2003
John E. Breen, for pioneering work in the advancement of precast segmental bridge technology.
2001
John W. Fisher, for cutting-edge research in fatigue prone details that has lengthened service life of bridge structures.


IMPORTANT DATES

FEBRUARY 21, 2019
Please submit your English narrative abstract, up to 300 words to info@bridgeengineer.org. To ensure the technical quality of the conference program, each author will be responsibile for the review of two papers.

FEBRUARY 25, 2019
Notification of acceptance will be emailed to all corresponding authors.

MARCH 25, 2019
Manuscripts are due at the Bridge Engineering Association office.

MARCH 25 – APRIL 26, 2019
Review of manuscripts.

APRIL 30, 2019
Final manuscripts are due at the Bridge Engineering Association office. Manuscripts received after this date will not be published in the conference proceedings.

JUNE 28, 2019
Due date for PowerPoint Presentations