American Concrete Institute had organised “2019 ACI Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards” for six categories i.e. Low-Rise Buildings, Mid-Rise Buildings, High-Rise Buildings, Infrastructure, Decorative Concrete and Repair and Restoration and the last date of submission of entries was 1st April, 2019.

From India, ACI had received 8 entries for the above categories. Out of 8 entries, India Chapter had endorsed the following 5 entries:

Company Name Project Categories Project Names Name of the Participants
L & T Ltd., High Rise Buildings (Over 15 Stories) The Statue of Unity Dr. Sivakumar Kandasami
IRB Infrastructure Developers Ltd., Repairs &  Restoration Bridge at Versova, Across Vasai Creek on NH 48 Dhananjay Bhide
Deep Ferro Tech Low Rise Buildings Ferrocement Home Nandkumar S. Jadhav
Gammon India Decorative Concrete Construction of Temple of Vedic Planetorium for ISKCON Mayapur West Bengal Dr. V N Heggade
Gammon India Infrastructure New Saraighat Bridge- A Vital Link to Gateway of North EA Dr. V N Heggade

India Chapter feels proud to inform that out of the above 5 Entries, M/s. Larsen & Toubro Ltd., under the Guidance of Dr. Sivakumar   Kandasami, Member of India Chapter of ACI has achieved “Second” place in the Awards for “High Rise Structures”category for “Statue of Unity”, Gujarat Project.

ACI has felicitated M/s. Larsen & Toubro Ltd., on 21st October 2019 at Cincinnati, Ohio during “ACI Fall” Convention.