MACKINAC COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) — The tower painting project for the Mackinac Bridge, which is entering its fourth and final year, has won another national award!

This week, Seaway Painting of Livonia accepted the E.Crone Knoy Award from the Society for Protective Coatings, which is an industry group that focuses on protecting and preserving concrete, steel and other industrial and marine structures.

The E. Crone Knoy Award recognizes an outstanding achievement in industrial or commercial coatings work that demonstrates innovation, excellence in craftsmanship, or the use of state-of-the-art techniques or products to creatively solve problems or provide long-term service.