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CENTENNIAL, CO- The American Galvanizers Association (AGA) is pleased to announce that submissions for the 2019 Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing Awards are now being accepted. The 2019 Call for Entries is extended to any party involved with an after-fabrication hot-dip galvanized steel project completed in 2018. 

Presented annually, the Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing Awards honor the finest achievements in the use of hot-dip galvanizing in an ideal, creative, innovative or monumental fashion. 

Hot-dip galvanized steel is used in myriad applications throughout various industries. Thus, Excellence Awards are presented in twelve sectors and three special categories. The twelve sectors are: ArtisticBridge & HighwayBuilding & ArchitectureCivic ContributionDuplex SystemsElectrical, Utility & CommunicationFood & AgricultureIndustrialOriginal Equipment ManufacturingRecreation & EntertainmentTransportation, and Water and Marine, while the three special categories are: International, Most Distinguished, and lastly Lifetime Achievement, in which submissions must have at least 15 years in service showcasing the longevity of the coating.  As the premier organization for galvanizers in North America, AGA is proud to host the event that showcases the work of the best in the industry. 

Anyone who was involved with a project is welcome to submit to the Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing Awards.  It is recommended to collaborate with all parties involved to provide the most complete and descriptive entry as possible.  All projects must be submitted using the online form; please review the Submission Requirements for further information.

Winners will be featured on both the AGA website homepage, and the AGA Project Gallery, as well as in various seminars, publications, and other marketing materials. Explore the current Excellence Awards winners in the Winners section of the AGA Project Gallery. Projects must be submitted on or before Friday, December 21, 2018 to be considered.