Eckhoff, Watson and Preator Engineering, and Van Boerum & Frank Associates, both of Salt Lake City, involved in a joint venture to construct the Utah Winter Sports Park south of Park City, are finalists in the American Consulting Engineers Council's 27th annual engineering excellence awards.

Finalists will be judged March 27-28 at the Westfields International Conference Center, Chantilly, Va., and the winners announced May 4 in Los Angeles in conjunction with the ACEC's annual convention.The sports park features eight Nordic jumping hills, freestyle inverted aerial jumps, a half pipe for snowboarders and training facilities.