STI/SPFA 2019 Steel Fabricated Product of the Year Award Winners Announced During 2020 Online Meeting

LAKE ZURICH, IL, May 5, 2020 – Winners were recognized in 13 product categories for the 2019 Steel Fabricated Product of the Year Awards during the STI/SPFA online Business Meeting. Winners were slated to be announced at the early April in-person meeting that was canceled due to COVID-19. The presentation took place immediately following the business meeting proceedings. 

Photos and descriptions of the 2019 winners and entries are posted on STI/SPFA’s website. Winners of the Steel Water Pipe awards were previously announced at the pipe section meeting in January 2020. The entries utilized a total of more than 160,000 tons of steel. Winners were voted upon by members of the association based on four criteria: 

  • Promotional value: Promotes the value of steel fabrication
  • Uniqueness of product/project: Shows originality and versatility
  • Design and engineering: Excels in technical aspects
  • Aesthetics: Has visual appeal
Field Erected Storage Tank of the Year
Fabricated Product of the Year
Affiliate New Product of the Year

About Steel Tank Institute/Steel Plate Fabricators Association (STI/SPFA)

STI/SPFA is a not-for-profit trade association whose member companies fabricate steel tanks, pipe, and pressure vessels for use in the petroleum, food, water, and chemical processing industries. For more information, visit our website at

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