Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania


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Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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Annual Engineering
Awards Banquet

For more than 130 years, members and friends of the Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania have gathered to celebrate engineering, and recognize the best and brightest stars in the profession.

This year’s event will be held at the Westin Convention Center Hotel on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Details will be updated here as they become available;

ESWP’s 2018 Metcalf Award will be presented to Mr. J. Fred Graham, P.E., more info on the award can be found here, and the guest speaker for the banquet will be former WDVE radio personality and comedian Jim Krenn.


Nominations for Engineer and Project of the Year Awards are now being accepted, form can be found here.  Due date is January 8, 2018.


2017 Highlights.

Thanks to the more than 420 guests who attended ESWP’s 133rd Annual Banquet on February 15, the event was a big success.  Held at the Westin Hotel, the evening was filled with good food and fellowship, uplifting messages and entertaining presentations.  Congratulations to all of the award recipients in our Project of the Year program as well as ESWP’s Engineer of the Year, Jim Foringer of PennDOT District 11-0, and a special recognition for Dr. Deb Lange upon receiving ESWP’s Metcalf Award, the first female to do so in the history of the 53-year old award.


Past Award winners can be found here.