14 July 2017

Construction News Awards 2017 – winners announced!

Build UK was thrilled to partner the Construction News Awards 2017 which were held at the Grosvenor House Hotel, and even more delighted that so many Build UK members were nominated and won awards!

The annual black-tie awards dinner brought together Clients, Contractors and leading industry figures from across the industry to celebrate the very best in UK construction.

Build UK members were short-listed in a fantastic 17 of the 20 award categories, taking home the winner’s trophy in 11 of them. The number of awards won, and categories shortlisted, highlights the outstanding work that Build UK Contractors continue to be a part of. A special mention goes to Build UK member, Wates who won both the Contractor of the Year and the Judges Award.

Congratulations to the following members who won awards on the night:

Category Winner  Build UK Member
Judges' Supreme Award  Wates  Wates Group 
Best Residential Developer  Lendlease  Lendlease
Contractor of the Year  Wates Group  Wates Group 
Diversity Champion of the Year  Carillion Highways  Carillion Highways 
International Project of the Year  M+W Group – IMEC 450 Fab3, Belgium M+W Group
Project of the Year (under £10m) Willmott Dixon – Bolton Albert Halls Willmott Dixon
Project of the Year (between £10m-£20m) Galliford Try – East Midlands Airport Runway Refurbishement  Galliford Try
Project of the Year (between £20m-£50m) Willmott Dixon – Met Office Supercomputer Willmott Dixon
Project of the Year (over £50m) Skanska Civil Engineering – M1 Junction 19 Improvement by Skanska for Highways England Skanska Civil Engineering
Supply Chain Excellence  Kier Construction & University of Cambridge  Kier Construction
Sustainable Project of the Year  Morgan Sindall  – The GlaxoSmithKline Centre for Sustainable Chemistry, Nottingham Morgan Sindall 

A full list of CN Awards 2017 winners can be found here