Pelješac Bridge Wins Prestigious Global Award

The Pelješac Bridge has been honored with a prestigious and globally recognized award presented at the International Bridge Conference held in National Harbor, near Washington, D.C. The Western Pennsylvania Engineers Association in the United States, as part of the annual International Bridge Conference, presents awards in multiple categories for bridge projects, honoring distinguished engineers who have made a significant impact on bridge construction worldwide.

The Gustav Lindenthal Medal is awarded for individual, recent outstanding achievements in bridge construction that demonstrate technical and material innovation, aesthetic value, harmony with the environment, or successful community involvement. Croatian Roads Authority has been named the recipient of the 2023 annual award for the Pelješac Bridge in the category of exceptional engineering accomplishment, which encompasses aesthetically pleasing and environmentally sustainable practices in bridge construction.