Excellence in Concrete Awards 2017 – shortlist announced

The Concrete Society has announced the shortlist for its 2017 Excellence in Concrete Awards, the longest-running awards event in the UK construction industry.

Now in its 49th year, this prestigious awards initiative showcases the use of concrete as a structural material. The final winners from this impressive list will be announced by charming broadcaster and former BBC Breakfast Host, Bill Turnbull at the Awards ceremony, being held on Thursday 16 November 2017 at The Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London.

Among the 15 projects are (full list of projects on http://www.concrete-awards.org.uk/default.asp) 40 Chancery Lane, London Bennetts Associates; Battersea Power Station Chimney Reconstruction, London Beroa Bierrum; Birmingham Gateway Project, Birmingham Atkins; Broadmoor Hospital Redevelopment, Crowthorne PCE; Eastern Bay Link -A4232, Cardiff Dawnus Ferrovial Agroman JV; Forth Replacement Crossing Principal Contract, Roysth Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors; London Bridge Station Redevelopment Scheme, London Costain.

Kathy Calverley, managing director of The Concrete Society, said, “Once again we had an extremely high number of excellent entries and the judges have had a difficult task deciding on the final short list. My congratulations go out to all those projects who have reached this final stage. “With such an impressive shortlist, the Awards ceremony and dinner will prove to be an exciting event. Once more, this popular occasion will be a platform to showcase to industry that concrete is a material worthy of celebration.”

 

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