ACEC March 2017 First Word - Guernsey Wins 2016 Grand Conceptor EEA Award - Guernsey received ACEC OKLAHOMAs highest award in the 2016 Engineering Excellence Awards Competition. Their design for the Boeing Office & Electronics Laboratory Facility. The 316,000 sq.ft. facility is programmed to bring some 800 high paying engineering/technical jobs to the greater Oklahoma City area, consolidating 30 labs and functions from other Boeing facilities. Physical secrecy and security as a primary driver as each space had to be analyzed on classification requirements. The facility was also hardened to withstand and F4 tornado to protect employees and high-value aeronautical laboratory equipment. ACEC OKLAHOMA presented Honor Awards to four outstanding projects: CEC - OSU Intramural Sports Fields, Stillwater Olsson Associates - Emergency Repair of May Ave. Bridge in Oklahoma City Olsson Associates - Widening of Western Road, Stillwater Terracon - Geophysical Survey Limits Karst Formation Impact Study, Major & Woodward Counties. Congratulations to all of the firms for their outstanding entries.