PCA announces inaugural 2016 Resilience Leadership Award winners
Recognizing those who showcase the benefits of durable construction
The Portland Cement Association (PCA) has announced the ten recipients of the inaugural 2016 Resilience Leadership Awards.
The Resilience Leadership Awards recognize the individuals, organizations, and projects that have advocated, communicated, and showcased the benefits of durable construction and the importance of concrete in achieving resilience. Resilience Leadership Award winners practice their message in a variety of arenas, including education, community organization, construction and code enhancement.
The inaugural award program coincides with PCA’s Centennial Anniversary, which will be celebrated throughout 2016.
This year’s awardees are:
Category: Individual Achievement, Winner: Dr. Ernst Kiesling
Category: Community Leadership, Winner: Cate Hart and Daniel Wallach
Category: New Public Buildings, Winner: Warren County Public Schools
Category: New Commercial Building, Winner: North Central College
Category: New Multifamily Building, Winner: Palermo Vista (Fleet Financial/Oakwood Construction and Development)
Category: New Residential Building, Gold Level, Winner: John Hoffman
Category: New Residential Building, Silver Level, Winner: Greenhill Contracting
Category: New Residential Building, Silver Level, Winner: Marie Quakenbush
Category: New Safe Room Construction: Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council (H. Roe Bartle Scout Reservation)
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Based in Skokie, Ill., the Portland Cement Association represents cement companies in the United States and Canada. It conducts market development, engineering, research, education, and public affairs programs. For more information visit www.cement.org.