Recognition and Awards

Severud Associates has received awards and recognition from many prestigious organizations, including the American Council of Engineering Companies New York, the American Institute of Architects, and the Concrete Industry Board. These groups recognize Severud’s ingenious designs as well as the firm’s commitment to innovation, sustainability, and safety.

Projects done by Severud’s engineers are also frequently featured in highly regarded publications such as Engineering News Record, Architecture, and Modern Steel Construction. In addition, many engineers at Severud volunteer their time and expertise to a wide array of industry groups and they are often recognized for their efforts and the impact they make on the field of structural engineering as a whole.

  • Yale University David S. Ingalls Rink - New Haven, CT
    Yale University David S. Ingalls Rink - New Haven, CT

    851 Avenue of the Americas, NYC
    ACECNY, 2011 Engineering Excellence Awards—Diamond & National Recognition

  • Bank-of-America
    Bank-of-America

    Bank of America Tower at One Bryant Park, NYC
    – ACECNY, 2010 Engineering Excellence Award—Diamond
    AISC, 2010 IDEAS2 National Award—Greater than $75 Million
    CTBUH, 2010 Best Tall Building—Americas

  • Gateway Transit Village, New Brunswick, NJ
    Gateway Transit Village, New Brunswick, NJ

    Gateway Transit Village, New Brunswick, NJ
    ACECNY 2013 Engineering Excellence Award—Platinum

  • JFK Airport American Airlines Terminal, Queens, NY
    JFK Airport American Airlines Terminal, Queens, NY

    JFK Airport American Airlines Terminal, Queens, NY
    ACECNY, 2008 Engineering Excellence Award – Platinum
    – Structural Engineers Association of NY, 2008 Distinction in Structural Engineering Award – New Building

  • Museum of Modern Art, NYC
    Museum of Modern Art, NYC

    Museum of Modern Art, NYC
    ACECNY, 2006 Engineering Excellence Award—Platinum

  • National Museum of the American Indian
    National Museum of the American Indian

    National Museum of the American Indian
    ACECNY, 2006 Engineering Excellence Award—Platinum
    – Concrete Industry Board, Roger H Corbetta Award

  • Phoenix-Museum-of-Art-Expansion
    Phoenix-Museum-of-Art-Expansion

    Phoenix Art Museum Expansion, Az
    ACECNY, 2009 Engineering Excellence Award—Gold

  • University of Michigan Biomedical Science Research Building
    University of Michigan Biomedical Science Research Building

    University of Michigan Biomedical Science Research Building
    ACECNY, 2007 Engineering Excellence Award—Platinum

  • Lincoln Center, LCT3 Claire Tow Theater Addition, NYC
    Lincoln Center, LCT3 Claire Tow Theater Addition, NYC

    Lincoln Center, LCT3 Claire Tow Theater Addition, NYC
    ACECNY, 2013 Engineering Excellence Award—Diamond (also, Best Panel)

  • MSG V—The Transformation, NYC
    MSG V—The Transformation, NYC

    MSG V—The Transformation, NYC
    ACECNY, 2015 Engineering Excellence Award—Platinum
    ENR New York, 2014 Best Projects—Sports/Entertainment
    SEAoNY, 2015 Excellence in Structural Engineering Award—Renovation

  • World Financial Center Ferry Terminal, NYC
    World Financial Center Ferry Terminal, NYC

    World Financial Center Ferry Terminal, NYC
    ACECNY, 2010 Engineering Excellence Award—Silver

  • The Los Angeles Forum Renovation, CA
    The Los Angeles Forum Renovation, CA

    The Los Angeles Forum Renovation, CA
    ACECNY, 2015 Engineering Excellence Award—Gold
    NCSEA, 2015 Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards

OrganizationAwardProject & Location
Engineering News Record (ENR) New YorkENR NY Region's Best in the Higher Education and Research category - 2018
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NYU Langone Health Science Building
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY 2017 Engineering Excellence Award – GoldWest 35th Street Condominium, NYC
The Skyscraper Museum2017 Making New York History AwardNew York, New York
American Institute of Architects2015 Honor Award for ArchitectureUniversity of Pennsylvania, Singh Center for Nanotechnology, Philadelphia, Pa.
Structural Engineers Association of New York2015 Excellence in Structural Engineering AwardMadison Square Garden V—The Transformation, NYC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2015 Engineering Excellence Award—PlatinumMadison Square Garden V—The Transformation, NYC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2015 Engineering Excellence Award – PlatinumThe L A Forum Renovations, Los Angeles, Ca.
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2015 Engineering Excellence Award – PlatinumMadison Square Garden V – The Transformation, NYC
American Institute of Steel Construction2014 IDEAS2 Merit Award—Greater than $75 MillionUniversity of Pennsylvania, Singh Center for Nanotechnology, Philadelphia, Pa.
U.S. General Services Administration2014 GSA Design Awards—Honor AwardJacob K. Javits Federal Building Plaza, NYC
Structural Engineers Association of New York2014 Excellence in Structural Engineering Award
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University of Pennsylvania, Singh Center for Nanotechnology, Philadelphia, Pa.
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2014 Engineering Excellence Award – PlatinumGateway Transit Village, New Brunswick, NJ
Engineering News Record (ENR) New York2014 Best Project of the Year—SportsMadison Square Garden V—The Transformation, NYC
Engineering News Record (ENR) New York2014 Best Project of the Year—GreenNovartis Visitor Reception Building, East Hanover, NJ
Engineering News Record (ENR) New York2014 Best Project of the YearNovartis East Hanover Campus Transformation, East Hanover, NJ
Chicago Building Congress2013 Merit Award—New Construction Chicago—Over $55 MillionUniversity of Chicago, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts. Chicago, Il.
American Institute of Architects2013 Honor Award for ArchitectureThe Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, Pa.
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2013 Engineering Excellence Award – Diamond and Best PanelLincoln Center, LCT3 – Claire Tow Theater Addition, NYC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2012 Roger H. Corbetta Award of MeritWeill Cornell Medical College, Belfer Research Building, NYC
Concrete Industry Board2011 Roger H. Corbetta Award of Merit851 Avenue of the Americas, NYC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2011 Engineering Excellence Award – Diamond –
2011 Engineering Excellence Award – National Recognition
851 Avenue of the Americas, NYC
New York Landmarks Conservancy2010 Lucy G. Moses Preservation AwardBeacon Theater, NYC
American Institute of Steel Construction2010 IDEAS2 National Award Greater than $75 millionBank of America Tower at One Bryant Park, NYC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2010 Engineering Excellence Award – Diamond
2010 Engineering Excellent Award – National Finalist
Bank of America Tower at One Bryant Park, NYC
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat2010 Best Tall Building AmericasBank of America Tower at One Bryant Park, NYC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2010 Engineering Excellence Award – SilverWorld Financial Center Ferry Terminal, NYC
Concrete Industry Board 2009 Roger H. Corbetta Annual Award U.S. Mission to the United Nations, NYC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2009 Engineering Excellence Award Phoenix Art Museum Expansion, Az.
AIA Connecticut 2009 Design Award, Preservation Yale University, Rudolph Hall Renovations, New Haven, Ct.
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY2008 Engineering Excellence Award – Platinum JFK International Airport American Airlines Terminal Redevelopment, Queens, NY
Structural Engineers Association of NY2008 Distinction in Structural Engineering American Airlines Terminal,
JFK Int’l Airport, NYC
Engineering News Record (ENR) New York2008 Best of Award World Financial Center Ferry Terminal, NYC
Engineering News Record (ENR) New York2008 Best of Award Bank of America Tower at One Bryant Park, NYC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY 2007 Engineering Excellence Award – Platinum University of Michigan Medical School, Biomedical Science Research Bldg, Ann Arbor, Mi
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY 2006 Engineering Excellence Award – Platinum National Museum of the American Indian, Washington DC
American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) NY 2006 Engineering Excellence Award – Platinum Museum of Modern Art Addition, NYC
Concrete Industry Board 2003 Roger H Corbetta Award of Merit National Museum of the American Indian, Washington DC
American Society of Civil Engineers1997 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Denver International Airport, Denver, Co.