Industry veterans selected the Global Best Projects winners as outstanding examples of the challenges, risks and rewards of designing and building internationally. The judges looked at projects in many markets and examined safety, innovations, challenges, and design and construction quality, with special emphasis on the diversity of project teams and their teamwork. An innovative project built in one of the most extreme environments on Earth was their unanimous choice for Project of the Year.
Senior Executive Vice President
Samsung C&T Corp.
This South Korea-based engineer specializes in supertall buildings, such as the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.
International Sector Lead, Engineering and Construction
This professional engineer has over 20 years of experience.
Avery Louise Bang
Bridges to Prosperity
Leader of the Denver-based non-profit that won an ENR Global Best Projects award in 2013.
James B. Porter Jr.
Founder and President
Sustainable Operations Solutions
Served as chief engineer at DuPont for over four decades, until his retirement in 2008.