The CISC Awards for Excellence in Steel Construction are the most prestigious signature events across Canada.

Teams are rewarded for excellence for the realization of their exceptional projects in steel. Projects showcase complexity, innovation, beauty, uniqueness, and originality, amongst many other noteworthy attributes. Hundreds of nominations are received yearly; Engineers, Architects, Fabricators, Contractors and developers, as key stakeholders of the steel construction industry submit their projects individually or in teams. The best finalists are picked by a distinguished jury of renown Architects, Engineers and Steel Industry connoisseurs, and the winners in the various categories are selected and announced at the Awards Ceremony and dinner. These ceremonies offer an opportunity for the teams to shine and for all industry to appreciate, admire and applaud the immensely talented Canadian Steel Industry.

CISC Atlantic Steel Design Awards 2016

Innovative Steel Construction Projects for the 3rd Atlantic Region Steel Design Awards of Excellence

CISC Atlantic is working hard on bringing the next Steel Design Awards of Excellence to a city near you. Keep an eye out for more details to come!

Award Categories

We encourage all architects, design engineers and project team members who have completed steel projects to submit them under one of the 4 award categories for the consideration of our judges.

Recognizes structures where architectural considerations predominantly influenced the design of the structure.

Structures selected in cases where steel has been re-used, recycled or used as part of a sustainable development project (LEED certification).

Recognizing bridge projects which demonstrate outstanding use of steel in design and construction of the bridge.


We would like to extend a special thank you to the 2016 Judging Panel for all their hard work.

Congratulations on a job well done!

Projects Awarded

The finalists compete for Awards in categories of architectural, green structures, and bridge.