April 21, 2016
Gary Klein receives ACI Charles S. Whitney Medal.
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April 19, 2016
The 606 Milwaukee Avenue Bridge in Chicago, for which WJE served as erection engineer, was recently awarded a 2016 Prize Bridge Award in the Special Purpose Category by the National Steel Bridge Alliance.
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February 9, 2016
The National Academy of Engineering has elected WJE Executive Vice President and Senior Principal Gary Klein to the Academy.
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November 3, 2015
WJE's work on the historic Chicago Athletic Association building has received several prestigious awards.
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October 27, 2015
Associate Principal Michael Nagle's service to ASTM International has been recognized with the Lou Toporcer Hall of Fame Award.
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October 2, 2015
Recognizing a longstanding commitment to historic preservation, the American Architectural Foundation has named WJE the recipient of the 2015 Oculus Award for Leadership in Design and Cultural Heritage.
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July 1, 2015
WJE Principal Larry Meyers received an Award of Merit by ASTM International's Committee D08 on Roofing.
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June 25, 2015
Four of WJE's past projects were featured in the "Fifty Significant Structures in Fifty Years" list at the recent Structural Engineers Association of Illinois (SEAOI) awards dinner commemorating SEAOI's 50th anniversary.
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April 30, 2015
The National September 11 Museum, for which WJE served as waterproofing consultant, has been awarded a 2015 Building Design+Construction Gold Building Team Award.
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March 17, 2015
WJE Principal Donald Meinheit has been awarded a prestigious Civil Engineering Alumni Achievement Award by Purdue University's Lyles School of Civil Engineering.
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February 10, 2015
WJE provided building envelope and waterproofing consulting services for the National September 11 Memorial Museum, which has been recognized by the American Institute of Architects.
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January 9, 2015
ASTM Committee F06 on Resilient Floor Coverings has recognized WJE with an Award of Appreciation for our significant contributions.
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December 17, 2014
At the recent ASTM C15 Awards Luncheon, WJE Senior Principal Ian Chin was awarded the Dr. Gilbert C. Robinson Memorial Award.
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November 26, 2014
WJE Principal Don Meinheit has been made an Honor Member of the Purdue University Chapter of Chi Epsilon in recognition of his “outstanding career in civil engineering.” In the letter of...
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November 21, 2014
WJE Principal Conrad Paulson is the recipient of two of the three 2014 APT Bulletin Awards.
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October 6, 2014
WJE is proud to be named the Service Provider of the Year by BOMA/Metro Detroit.
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July 21, 2014
ASTM International's Committee C15 - Manufactured Masonry Units has awarded WJE Principal Norbert Krogstad with its annual Award of Merit, the highest society award granted to an individual for distinguished service and outstanding participation in ASTM International committee activities.
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June 18, 2014
WJE acted as Historic Preservation Specialist for the eight-year restoration of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C., which has been recognized with a 2014 General Services Administration Design Award.
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June 16, 2014
The Structural Engineers Association of Illinois has named Christine Freisinger the Outstanding Young Engineer of the Year.
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June 9, 2014
The International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering Executive Committee has awarded Vice President and Senior Principal Predrag Popovic with honorary membership in appreciation for his dedicated service and contributions to the Association.
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May 30, 2014
To help raise awareness to fall hazards and their prevention, OSHA has declared June 2-6 as National Stand-Down for Fall Prevention in Construction. WJE will be dedicating time to fall protection awareness during the week and encourage you to, as well.
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April 24, 2014
Penny Sympson, WJE's corporate librarian, has received the 2014 Engineering Librarian of the Year Award from the Special Libraries Association (SLA) Engineering Division.
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March 18, 2014
WJE Principal Raymond H. R. Tide has been honored with the American Institute of Steel Construction's Lifetime Achievement Award.
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October 10, 2013
Gary Klein, Executive Vice President and Senior Principal, was recently presented with the American Society of Civil Engineering's (ASCE) prestigious T.Y. Lin Award.
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September 12, 2013
The adaptive reuse of Randolph Tower transformed a dormant skyscraper into a vibrant residential community. After undergoing several renovations in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1980s, the...
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June 3, 2013
ASTM International Committee E06 on Performance of Buildings has presented the Award of Merit to Bruce Kaskel, Principal and Unit Manager at WJE in Chicago, Illinois. The Award of Merit and its...
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May 22, 2013
ASTM International Committee C24 on Building Seals and Sealants has honored Christopher J. Sass, Associate Principal at WJE in Detroit, Michigan, with the Award of Merit. Sass received the award,...
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May 15, 2013
WJE's work as part of the team restoring the historic Robert A. Young Federal Building in downtown St. Louis, Missouri, has been awarded a 2013 Most Enhanced Award from the Landmarks Association...
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May 3, 2013
Two WJE projects have been recognized with prestigious awards from the City of Chicago and AIA Illinois.The dramatic facade restoration of Randolph Tower, a 1920s Gothic Revival-style high-rise in...
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January 16, 2013
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) recently announced the winners of the 2013 AIA Honors Awards. WJE is pleased to have been named for three awards.WJE's exterior restoration of the New...
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November 5, 2012
ASTM International awarded WJE Principal Dan Lemieux the Robert J. Painter Memorial Award at the recent Performance of Buildings Committee meeting in Atlanta. This award, administered by the...
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October 17, 2012
Deltek, Inc., a global provider of enterprise software and information solutions, awarded WJE and Full Sail Partners, the 2012 Project Excellence Partner Award for "exceptional Deltek solution...
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October 16, 2012
Edis Oliver, Principal, in Austin, Texas, was recently presented the Curtis Blackwell Memorial Award at The Roofing Contractors Association of Texas Annual Conference.The Blackwell Award is an...
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October 2, 2012
Gary Klein, WJE Senior Principal, was one of five co-authors of the paper "Development of a Rational Design Methodology for Precast Concrete Slender Spandrel Beams" which has been awarded the...
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August 21, 2012
Two WJE projects have won prestigious 2012 Landmarks Illinois Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Awards.Our work to restore the Edgar County Courthouse in Paris, Illinois, led by Arne...
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June 20, 2012
Jim Strong, WJE Associate Principal, has received the Award of Merit and title of Fellow from ASTM International Committee D08 on Roofing and Waterproofing. The Award of Merit is ASTM's highest...
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May 23, 2012
Faith & Form Magazine and the Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art and Architecture (IFRAA) recently recognized the project team behind the dramatic capstone to the 25-year-long historic restoration...
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April 3, 2012
William Waterston (Boston) was recently named the recipient of RCI's Mike DeFrancesco Volunteer of the Year Award. Waterston was recognized for his outstanding volunteer service chairing the RCI...
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March 7, 2012
The National September 11 Memorial was selected as a 2012 Architecture Design Award winner by the New York City Chapter of the AIA. WJE designed the various waterproofing systems for the project.
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November 21, 2011
The International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) has awarded WJE an Award of Excellence in the Historic Category for its work on the St. Charles Municipal Center, located along the shore of the...
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November 21, 2011
The International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) has awarded WJE an Award of Excellence in the Longevity Category for its work on the Baha'i House of Worship in Wilmette, Illinois. The Baha'i...
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October 17, 2011
The California Preservation Foundation has awarded WJE a Preservation Design Award for its work on the Antelope Valley Indian Museum, located in California's Mojave Desert. The museum, a historic...
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April 5, 2011
The dramatic restoration of the New York Public Library's Stephen A. Schwarzman Building at Fifth Avenue and Forty-Second Street has earned two prestigious preservation awards. The New York...
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October 22, 2010
The International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI), honored several WJE projects at their eighteenth annual ICRI Project Awards Banquet in Pittsburgh October 21, 2010. Each year, ICRI celebrates...
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September 13, 2010
WJE recently received the 2010 Chicago Landmark Award for Preservation Excellence—Exterior Restoration for its work on the On Leong Merchants Association Building. The Commission on Chicago...
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August 18, 2010
The California Preservation Foundation will present a Design Award to Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc. (WJE) for the restoration of Sather Gate, located at the University of California,...
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July 13, 2010
The Masonry Institute of Washington presented an Honor Award (first place) in the restoration category to the University of Washington's Savery Hall for their 2010 Excellence in Masonry Design...
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April 27, 2010
The New York Landmarks Conservancy presented a 2010 Lucy G. Moses Preservation Award to the American Museum of Natural History, honoring its dramatic restoration. Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates,...
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April 13, 2010
ACI recognized two key WJE professionals—John Hanson, WJE's former president and current board member, and Donald Meinheit, affiliated consultant with WJE's Chicago branch—at the organization's...
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April 9, 2010
The Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia will present the 2010 Preservation Achievement Grand Jury Award to the Kimpton Hotel Palomar at the seventeenth annual Preservation Achievement...
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February 17, 2010
WJE was presented with Masonry Construction's Project of the Year award in the repair and rehabilitation category for services performed on the Blackstone Hotel located in Chicago, Illinois....
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December 14, 2009
Gary Klein has been selected to receive the Wason Medal for Most Meritorious Paper from the American Concrete Institute (ACI) for his paper titled "Curved-Bar Nodes." The paper was published in...
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August 25, 2009
The Structural Engineers Association of Illinois presented an Award of Merit to WJE at the organization's annual Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards banquet on June 6, 2009. WJE received...
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March 30, 2009
Michael Petermann and William Waterston of Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc. (WJE) were among the winners to receive first and third place, respectively, for their entries in the 2009 RCI,...
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December 5, 2008
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has announced that Collins O.Y. Ofori-Amanfo, PE, of the WJE-Minneapolis branch has been selected as the recipient of the 2008 ASCE Citizen Engineer...
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November 21, 2008
The historic Blackstone Hotel, on Michigan Avenue in Chicago's South Loop, was designed by Marshall & Fox Architects and was completed in 1910. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places,...
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June 18, 2008
The New York Landmarks Conservancy has awarded Walter Sedovic Architects and WJE the Lucy G. Moses Preservation Award for their preservation work on the Eldridge Street Synagogue located in New...
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May 9, 2008
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced the 2008 recipients of the AIA Institute Honor Awards, the profession's highest recognition of works that exemplify excellence in architecture,...
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April 10, 2008
Terry Paret from WJE's San Francisco office was presented with a Presidential Award of Excellence in Structural Engineering at the North American Steel Construction Conference (NASCC), regarding...
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October 25, 2007
Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.(WJE) is proud to announce its recognition as a finalist by the Wall Street Journal and Winning Workplaces in their first annual 2007 ranking of Top Small...
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