2024 Finalists


Asset Management Project of the Year 

  • Linear System Integrity Program – Great Lakes Water Authority
  • Lowell Area Gas Modernization Project – National Grid

Emerging Technology of the Year (General, all markets) 

  • HK300TE: all-electric HDD Rig for greener drilling – Herrenknecht AG
  • Jet pump system for small-diameter Direct Pipe – Herrenknecht AG
  • Live Dig Radar Excavate – RodRadar
  • Quickview 360 – Envirosight
  • Shark Reamer – New rock reamer with replaceable cutters – Infinity Tool MFG

Energy Pipeline Project of the Year 

  • Lowell Area Gas Modernization Project – National Grid
  • Texas International Pipeline Systems (TIPS) 24” Crude Oil Texas City to Galveston – HardRock Infrastructure Services

Environmental Awareness Award 

  • NASSCO CIPP Workgroup – NASSCO
  • Versiv Solutions Cross Compression – Versiv Solutions

Rehabilitation Project of the Year 

  • Clark Plaza Subdivision Waterline Improvements – Fort Bend County Water Control & Improvement District No. 2
  • Middlesex Water Company D&R Canal Water Supply System Transmission Main Repairs – Middlesex Water Company
  • San Diego First Aqueduct Treated Water Tunnels Rehabilitation Project – Michels
  • Tucson Boulevard Diversion Structure – Pima County

  Rising Star 

  • Chase Juhl – DE Corp.
  • David Nylander – DiTech Industries
  • Samuel Hunt – CBET Restoration

 Sewer Project of the Year 

  • 96” Storm Water Joint Remediation Using Injection Grout in Southeast Evansville, Indiana – Culy Contracting
  • Cottonwood Valley Golf Course Wastewater Improvements – City of Irving ~ Robert Sauceda
  • The City of Houston’s 78-inch Sanitary Sewer Sinkhole & Emergency Repair Project – Harper Brothers Construction

Underground Infrastructure’s Benefactor Award 

  • Clete Martin, PE – Plummer Associates, Inc.
  • Donna Evanoff Renner, P.E. (a.k.a. “The Sewer Queen”), Client Service Manager – CP&Y dba STV

Water Project of the Year 

  • 72″ Water Line from Emancipation to Tuam – Houston Public Works
  • City of Houston 24-Inch Cast-Iron Water Transmission Main Sipp Epoxy Rehabilitation – Spray in Place Solutions
  • Contract Package 2A: WSPL Section I, II, and III – Lithos Engineering, Super Excavators, and ECI Contracting


Community Impact, Electric Distribution and/or Transmission Project of the Year, and Gas Project of the Year will be announced during the Awards dinner on March 19, 2024 in Oklahoma City, OK.

Tickets to the Awards Ceremony and Dinner are  $175. Be sure to add this event to your conference registration today!