Meritorious Achievement Award

The Meritorious Achievement Award recognizes an individual for outstanding contributions to the consulting engineering profession, the industry, and the community.

Young Professional Award

The Young Professional Award recognizes a young professional who has demonstrated excellence in consulting business practices, outstanding achievements in their applicable fields, and leadership in the community. 

Client of the Year Award

The Client of the Year Award recognizes a client who encourages positive collaboration with consulting engineering companies through effective communication, fair and transparent processes, and respectful working conditions.

Awards for Engineering Excellence 

The Awards for Engineering Excellence demonstrate the value ACEC-BC member firms offer to clients as they celebrate technical excellence and recognize innovation in engineering that is simply a cut above the rest.  The Awards have grown more prestigious since the inception of the program 30 years ago, raising the profile of the recipients to new heights. They provide ACEC-British Columbia members the opportunity to showcase their projects and their firm to the consulting engineering industry.

Awards are presented in the following categories:

  • Buildings
  • Municipal & Civil Infrastructure
  • Transportation & Bridges
  • Energy & Industry
  • Natural Resource & Habitat
  • Soft Engineering
  • Projects Under $2.5 Million

For each category one Award of Excellence and at least one Award of Merit will be presented every year. The Lieutenant Governor's Award will be given to the submission that excels in all areas of the rated criteria, and it is chosen from among the Award of Excellence recipients. 

Call for Entries - Intents to Submit

Competitionguide2020 ThumbThe 2020 Awards competition is now open, and ACEC-BC is seeking intents to submit from member firms.  A member firm may enter a maximum of two projects in any one category, and a maximum of one project in each of the other categories.

For complete information about the rules of entry, and submission requirements, please see the 2020 Awards Competition Guide.

Intent to Submit form

Project Title Page form


ACEC-BC Awards Supplement in the BIV

ACEC-BC is proud to partner with Business in Vancouver to publish the 2020 Awards for Engineering Excellence supplement. The feature will be circulated on April 6th to 18,000 BIV subscribers and copies will also be made available on April 4th at the Annual Awards Gala.  The supplement will highlight all project entries involved in the 2020 ACEC-BC Awards Competition, providing participating firms and sponsors the opportunity to showcase the capabilities of their firm and enhance their brand within the business community.

Advertising rates for the Awards Supplement in BiV can be found here.