On Saturday, March 28, over 700 consulting engineers and clients attended ACEC New York's 48th annual Engineering Excellence Awards Gala at the Waldorf Astoria. This year, 100 awards were given to member firm projects. The Empire Award, the top-rated project designed and built completely within New York State, was announced that evening and presented to Jaros, Baum & Bolles for One World Trade Center. The NYC DDC and the NYS EFC received Awards of Merit, and $10,000 in scholarship was awarded to two New York college students in their names. The NYC DOB was given the first-ever Design Industry Excellence Award. Joan McDonald, NYS DOT Commissioner, acted as emcee for live award presentations for 25 Diamond Awards. Thank you again to our sponsors! View photos and highlights from the evening via our Twitter hashtag, #2015EEANY. Read the full press release.