From the Olympic Stadium and the O2 Arena, to Manchester Metropolitan University’s Business School, the Emirates Arena and Cabot Circus, the roll call of award-winning projects delivered by the company reflects our standing at the forefront of the construction industry.
The Saltire Award for Civil Engineering and the Outstanding Achievement Award for Materials Use from CEEQUAL are the latest in a series of accolades for the M74 Completion project. The scheme has also won recognition from, among others, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, the British Safety Council and the Green Organisation.
Recent achievements also include the delivery of the first building in Scotland and the first laboratory in the UK to be rated BREEAM Outstanding. The Biomedical Sciences Research Complex (BSRC) at the University of St Andrews achieved a score of 87.66% under BREEAM, the most widely used environmental assessment method and rating system for buildings.
The company was named Major Contractor of the Year at the 2012 Building Awards in recognition of our “outstanding ability to deliver projects”, while AirW1, part of the Quadrant 3 development, won Project of the Year. Air W1 was also named winner of the Best Practice Award at the British Construction Industry Awards, the McLaren Production Centre picking up the Judges’ Special Award.
Manchester Metropolitan University’s Business School and Student Hub received the Sustainability Award at The Concrete Society’s Awards for Excellence in Concrete, while the Olympic Stadium was honoured at the Structural Steel Design Awards and picked up a RIBA award.
The high standard of site management at Milton Court in London saw the project recognised with a Pride in the Job Seal of Excellence Award from the National House Building Council.
Elsewhere, our Dundee Central Waterfront project team won the Community Benefits category at the Discover Opportunities Employability Awards, our work to help young people in Glasgow into employment was recognised with a Partnership Award from Action for Children’s Youthbuild programme, and 13 of our teams Considerate Constructors Scheme 2013 National Site Awards.