Awards and Honors

Innovation and quality service characterize Rii’s reputation in the professional community. Rii staff approaches each project with the same goal of providing the highest quality service to our clients. Our focus is to strengthen current business relationships while developing new ones, as we remain committed to providing superior services and successful projects. Since 1973, our hard work and commitment to quality service has been recognized through many awards and honors. We are very proud and humbled by these achievements, and have listed a few below.



ASHE 2022 Project of the Year - Over 20 million category

The Dublin Link - Rii served as Civil Engineer (approaches)



ENR Midwest's 2020 Best Project Highway/Bridge

The Dublin Link - Rii served as Civil Engineer (approaches)



ODOT Director's Award

for Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Advocacy



Global Achievement Award

for 71/670 Columbus Crossroads Project - Rii served as IQF Manager



MAASTO Innovative Award

for 71/670 Columbus Crossroads Project - Rii served as IQF Manager



MAASTO Under Budget Award

for $149 million Interstate 71 Widening -The Golden Spike Project - Rii served as Lead Design Engineer



IRF 2013 Global Road Achievement Award, Technology, Equipment and Manufacturing Award Category

for®'s iiCollector



Flexible Pavements of Ohio Quality Award for Asphalt Paving

for the Ohio State University Airport Runway 9R-27L Rehabilitation Project



Builder’s Exchange of Central Ohio Safety Achievement Award

winner (as part of Construction Management team including Smoot and Elford)



American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE) Project of the Year

for Rickenbacker Intermodal Facility, Rickenbacker International Airport



International Road Federation (IRF) 2008 Global Road Achievement Award

Quality Management category – GPR to Infrastructure Management of Quality and Maintenance



Advancing Women in Transportation (WTS) Columbus 2007 Employer of the Year Award



American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Engineering Excellence Awards, Outstanding Achievement Award

for design support in State Route 16 Freeway Project



Ohio Concrete Construction Association (OCCA) Ohio Award for Excellence

for outstanding design and construction for 4 Lane Resurfacing Project (Noble 77), Noble County 6.22, Ohio



IRF 2000 Global Road Achievement Award

Construction Methodology category – Michael A. Fox Highway Project in Butler County, Ohio



American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) 2000 Globe Award Competition Winner for Environmental Excellence

for role in Michael A. Fox Highway Project