The CISC Awards for Excellence in Steel Construction are the most prestigious signature events across Canada. Teams are rewarded for the realization of their exceptional projects in steel, showcasing complexity, innovation, beauty, uniqueness, and originality, amongst many other attributes.

Each year, professionals, and key stakeholders in the world of steel construction submit their projects. Hundreds of nominations ate received every year, out of which the best finalists are picked and a distinguished jury of renown Architects, Engineers and Steel Industry connoisseur, select the winners in the various categories.

The Galas offer an opportunity for the teams to shine and for all participants to see, appreciate and applaud the immensely talented Canadian Steel Industry.

2015 BC Steel Design Awards of Excellence

The 2015 British Columbia Steel Design Awards of Excellence was held on May 28, 2015 at the The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel.

The CISC 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 3 award categories for the consideration of our judges.

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

Highlights structures, buildings, bridges and process plants in which engineering considerations predominantly influenced the design and construction 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).


We would like to extend a special thank you to the 2015 Judging Panel for all their hard work.

Congratulations on a job well done!

Projects Awarded

The finalists compete for Awards in categories of architectural, engineering, and sustainability


Thank you to all the sponsors of the 2015 CISC BC Steel Design Awards of Excellence