Alberta bridge wins international award for structural engineering

Construction Canada
November 15, 2023
Category: Wood, Paper & Green Building
Region: Canada, International

The 2023 Supreme Award for Structural Engineering Excellence by the U.K.-based Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) was awarded to Canada-based structural engineering and timber construction firm, StructureCraft, for its work on The Nancy Pauw Bridge in Banff, Alberta. The 80-m (262-ft) bridge spans the Bow River, connecting the town’s Central Park to its Recreation Grounds, and pays tribute to Nancy Pauw, a well-known Banff resident, philanthropist, and keen cyclist. Judged on four core attributes: Planet, people, process, and profession, this year’s overall winner encapsulated IStructE’s increasing focus on the societal and environmental role of structural engineers. The prestigious award not only recognizes a commitment to sustainable construction but also showcases StructureCraft’s skill and ingenuity.

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