ASIC Excellence in Irrigation Awards

The American Society of Irrigation Consultants (ASIC) announced that submissions for the 2019 Excellence in Irrigation Awards are being accepted through Friday, November 30, 2018.

Excellence in Irrigation Honor and Merit Award winners are selected based on the quality of project planning, design functionalism, environmental responsibility and relevance. The projects are independently judged by an academic team at Cal Poly Pomona and Kansas State University, who are looking for evidence of unique problem solving; forward thinking water resource management solutions and clarity in presentation. Entry categories include: Commercial/Public Works; Parks and Recreational/Sport Field Facilities; Golf; Residential; Planning and Analysis; Research.

Members and non-members may submit their entry for consideration.

Submit your entries here.

The 2018 Honor Award recipients include:

Commercial and Public Works (Large Projects) Honor Award:

Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio


Robert Beccard, Aqua Engineering, Inc., Consultant


Commercial and Public Works (Small Projects) Honor Award:

Eighth and Harrison, San Francisco, California

Janet Luehrs, Brookwater, Inc., Consultant


Parks and Recreation/Sports Fields Honor Award:

Fort Missoula Regional Park, Missoula, Montana

Greg Baer, Baer Design Group, LLC, Consultant


Pacific Avenue Athletic Complex, Yuma, Arizona

Douglas Macdonald, Aqua Engineering, Inc., Consultant



The 2018 Merit Award recipients include:

Parks and Recreation/Planning and Analysis Merit Award:

Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, Houston, Texas

Jeffrey Bruce, Jeffrey L. Bruce, LLC, Consultant


Research Merit Award:

Washington University East Campus, St. Louis, Missouri

Jeffrey Bruce, Jeffrey L. Bruce, LLC, Consultant