Chicago, June, 2014 – Due to the overwhelming response, the editors of Masonry Construction magazine have extended the deadline of the Masonry Construction Project of the Year Awards.

“Since it is apparent the masonry industry is wholeheartedly welcoming back the return of our famous awards program, we have decided to give masonry contractors, architects, and building owners who wish to enter more time to submit their information,” says Masonry Construction Editor-in-Chief Rick Yelton.

“Great masonry buildings deserve to be honored, both to recognize quality design and construction and to inspire excellence among others in the profession,” said Yelton. “Masonry Construction's Project of the Year 2014 will highlight the mason contractor’s influence on the world's best projects in eleven categories.”

Categories are:

  • Residential buildings
  • Multi-family housing
  • Fireplaces
  • Landscaping
  • Industrial
  • High-rise buildings
  • Commercial buildings
  • Institutional buildings
  • Municipal buildings
  • Repair & rehabilitation
  • Historic restoration

There also will be an Industry Choice winner, selected by visitors to All winners will be recognized at 2015 World of Masonry/World of Concrete, Feb. 3-6, in Las Vegas.

For more information about how to enter, visit here.

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