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OPAL Awards Gala

Mar 16, 2017 6:00 - 11:00 PM

Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel

2800 South Potomac Avenue
Arlington , VA 22202

Purchase Your Gala Tickets

Please join us by registering for the 2017 OPAL Awards Gala where we will honor these remarkable projects and individuals.

Individual Tickets

  • $295 if purchased by February 1, 2017
  • $350 if purchased February 2 - 28, 2017

Book Your Hotel By February 21, 2017

American Society of Civil Engineers -OPAL
Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel  for 264.00 USD  per night
Book your Hotel Group Rate

Government Rate - $242.00 USD per night

Book the Hotel Government Rate

    Reserved Tables (10 seats)

    Form to Purchase a Table

    • $2,500 if purchased by February 1, 2017
    • $3,200 if purchased February 2 - 28, 2017 

    The dress code for the evening is Business Attire.  


    6:00 - 7:00 p.m.: Reception 
    7:00 - 9:45 p.m.: Dinner where OCEA Winner will be announced 
    9:45 - 11:00 p.m.: Afterglow Reception


    On-site parking fee, in/out privileges: 29 USD daily; 9 USD hourly 
    Valet parking: 34 USD daily  

    Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport - DCA    
    Airport shuttle service, scheduled complimentary  
    Shuttle phone: 1-703-413-1300        

    Crystal City Station 0.09 mile(s) N

    Fare: 11 USD (one-way estimated)  

    OCEA Finalists:

    • Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport - Terminal 2, Mumbai, India
    • Emergency & Carryover Storage Project, San Diego, CA
    • One World Trade Center, New York City, NY
    • Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge, New Haven, CT
    • Union Station to Oak Cliff Dallas Streetcar Project, Dallas, TX

    OPAL Leadership Award Winners:

    • Anne Bigane Wilson, P.E., CPC, M.ASCE - Construction - President, Bigane Paving Company
    • Harry G. Poulos, DScEng, Dist.M.ASCE - Design - Senior Consultant, Coffey Services Australia
    • Bruce R. Ellingwood, Ph.D., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, NAE - Education - Distinguished Professor of Civil Engineering, Colorado State University
    • Lt. Gen. Thomas P. Bostick, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE - Government - former Chief of Engineers and Commanding General, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
    • Anthony S. Bartolomeo, P.E., F.ASCE - Management - President and CEO, Pennoni Associates          

    Charles Pankow Award for Innovation:

    • Targeted Hits for Modal Parameter Estimation and Rating (THMPER)

    Henry L. Michel Award for Industry Advancement of Research:

    • John M. Kulicki, Ph.D., P.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE, NAE  
    • Chairman Emeritus, Modjeski and Masters, Inc.

    ASCE Excellence in Journalism Award:

    • Dylan Baddour
      Houston Chronicle

      Nominations and Gala Information

    Jane Moran Alspach  
    (800) 548-ASCE (2723)

    Sponsorship Opportunities

    Sponsor Commitment Form

    Sean Scully  
    Phone: (703) 295-6154 






    Corporate Sponsors

    Bank of America

    Geico Sponsor

    Keller North America


    UPS 69x


    Charles Pankow Foundation