Engineering News-Record to Honor Construction Industry's Top 25 Newsmakers at Award of Excellence Gala, April 18 in New York

Mar 15, 2013, 12:41 ET from McGraw-Hill Construction

NEW YORK, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Engineering News-Record (, McGraw-Hill Construction's industry-leading publication and website and part of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), will present its 48th annual "Award of Excellence Gala" on April 18, 2013 at the Marriott Marquis in New York.  The black-tie awards gala will honor the Top 25 ENR Newsmakers for their innovations and achievements, for giving back to the construction industry and the public, and for going beyond their day-to-day jobs.  At the event, one ENR Newsmaker will win the event's highest honor, the Award of Excellence, and will be the subject of a cover story in the April 22 issue of ENR.

This year's Top 25 ENR Newsmakers, featured on the ENR website at, include:

Michael Alacha Dean Allen Sir John Armitt Charles A. Bacon Avery Bang Neil E. Boudreau Antonio Cardilli Jakob Carnemark Mitchell Collins Glen Frank Don Hillis Wayne Jones Richard M. Kunnath Randy Larson Jonathan Mallie Mike Parnell Chris Pyke Roberto Ramirez Mark Silvera Barry Thacker Steven Tipping Franz-Josef Ulm Lisa Washington Brian Winter Doug Woods

Sponsors of the 48th Annual Award of Excellence include AECOM, The Associated General Contractors of America, American Society of Civil Engineers, CMAA, CMiC, FIGG Engineering Group, HDR Inc., Hill International, Parsons Corporation, and Volvo Rents.  For more information on attending or sponsoring the ENR Award of Excellence Gala, visit

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