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Jane Moran Alspach
(800) 548-ASCE (2723)
ext. 6382 or
+1 (703) 295-6382
Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001
Please join us by registering for the 2020 OPAL Awards Gala where we will honor remarkable projects and individuals. The Dress Code for the Evening is Black-Tie Optional.
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6:00 - 7:00 p.m. | Reception
7:00 - 9:45 p.m. | Dinner & Awards Ceremony
9:45 - 11:00 p.m. | Afterglow Reception
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport - DCA
Approximately 5 miles from venue.
Union Station, Washington, DC
Approximately 0.6 mile from venue.
Red Line, Union Station
Approximately 0.4 mile from venue.
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These ten projects were selected for excellence. On March 13, 2020, two runners-up and the OCEA winner will be chosen from among the Honor Awards.
These five civil engineers were selected for excellence in the areas of Construction, Design, Education, Government and Management.
The 2020 award is presented to the first commercially available brick-laying robot for on-site masonry construction.
This annually presented award recognizes professionals for their research in the design and construction industry.
To reserve your sponsorship preference, or for more information, please contact:
OPAL Sponsorship Prospectus & Commitment Form (PDF)
These individuals crafted engineering wonders that have contributed to the creation of thriving businesses and the local economies of the communities they serve. Lifetime recipients represent a model of achievement to which future generations of engineers aspire to match or exceed.
View 2019 OPAL winners