A huge thank you to our 2020 Sponsors:
A big thank you to BLP for being our Headline Sponsor
BLP (Building LifePlans Ltd) provides housing warranty insurance and commercial development latent defects insurance underwritten by Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE.
We also offer life cycle assessments and durability design assessments for offsite construction.
We have been providing construction insurance since 1989, trading as BLP since 1999.
We are owned by Thomas Miller, a world class insurance services business at the forefront of the insurance industry for over 125 years.
We are also a premier consultancy resource for “whole life cost” data and methodology in UK residential construction, and offer durability assessments for clients who need to fast-track the adoption of innovative systems.
For more information please visit: www.blpinsurance.com
Architect of the Year category and Headline Sponsor
Architect of the Year category and Headline Sponsor
A big thank you to Hadley Group for sponsoring the Architect of the Year category
Hadley Group is a world leader in advanced cold rolled steel technology, with manufacturing facilities in Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia, and more than 600 employees worldwide.
We deliver innovative solutions with applications across sectors as diverse as construction, automotive, industrial and agriculture.
At the heart of this is UltraSTEEL®, a patented cold rollforming process that enables the production of components with up to 20% more strength and a similar reduction in raw materials.Our heritage extends back for over 50 years and has been built on the skills of our workforce, ongoing investment in innovative and productive technologies, and the long term relationships that we maintain with customers around the world.
We have shaped our business around adding value for our customers; understanding their diverse needs and, through local expertise, market insight and manufacturing capabilities, delivering beyond expectation.
For more information please visit: www.hadleygroup.com
A big thank you to NHBC for being our Headline Sponsor
NHBC is the UK's leading provider of warranty and insurance for the new homes industry. We work with our registered house builders to improve the construction standards of the new homes they build for the benefit of the industry and homeowners.
Our experienced technical staff work with Offsite Manufacturers to assess systems and components to ensure they are suitable for their intended use.
NHBC is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.
For more information please visit: www.nhbc.co.uk
Best use of Concrete Technology category
A big thank you to MPA The Concrete Centre for sponsoring the Best use of Concrete Technology category
The Concrete Centre provides material, design and construction guidance. Our aim is to enable all those involved in the design, use and performance of concrete and masonry to realise the potential of these materials.
The Concrete Centre, part of the MPA
Mineral Products Association (MPA) is the trade association for aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, dimension stone, lime, mortar and silica sand industries.
For more information please visit www.concretecentre.com
Infrastructure Project of the Year category
A big thank you to i3P for sponsoring the Infrastructure Project of the Year category
Launched in October 2016, the Infrastructure Industry Innovation Platform (i3P) is an independent innovation community governed by representatives from its member organisations. Membership is open to clients (currently major infrastructure projects and construction programmes) and their supply chains (Tier 1 contractors and consultants) across the infrastructure industry.
As a primary driver for innovation in the UK infrastructure industry, i3P will help transform ideas into opportunities and practical solutions; providing a mechanism for strategically directing innovation to address the major challenges facing the infrastructure industry.
By fostering a truly collaborative culture of innovation across both infrastructure clients and their supply chains, i3P will create a ‘safe space’ to identify areas for potential industry improvement, share ideas, and enable members to partner in projects that drive increased value across the infrastructure industry.
For more information please visit: www.i3p.org.uk
Offsite Pioneer of the Year category
A big thank you to Lucideon for sponsoring the Offsite Pioneer of the Year category
From raw materials and construction products to buildings and infrastructure, whether new-build or redevelopment projects, Lucideon are experts in all things building and construction. Lucideon works with clients throughout the lifecycle of their products, systems and buildings, from developing new materials and laboratory testing, to factory production control and on-site investigations.
For more information please visit: www.lucideon.com
Housing Project of the Year category
A big thank you to Premier Guarantee for sponsoring the Housing Project of the Year category
Premier Guarantee has over 300 employees that work across the length and breadth of the country, supporting our clients with their construction projects and delivering structural warranty solutions for all types of residential and commercial builds.
For more information please visit: www.premierguarantee.co.uk
Best Use of Steel Technology category
A big thank you to SCI for sponsoring the Best use of Steel Technology category
SCI (the Steel Construction Institute) has been a trusted, independent source of information and engineering expertise globally for over 30 years, and remains the leading, independent provider of technical expertise and disseminator of best practice to the steel construction sector.
For more information please visit: www.steel-sci.com
BIM/Digital Construction Project category
A big thank you to StrucSoft Solutions for sponsoring the BIM/Digital Construction Award category
At StrucSoft Solutions, we pride ourselves in delivering excellent products and services to ensure the continued success of our clients. Led by our team of experts, we enable members of the AEC community to automate the modelling, clash detection, engineering and manufacturing of their wood or light gauge steel structures quickly and efficiently, using MWF. This is all made possible with the help of our talented, knowledgeable and hard-working team of professionals.
Best Use of Timber Technology category
A big thank you to STA for sponsoring the Best Use of Timber Technology category
As building offsite solutions in timber are gaining traction across the industry, the STA's mission is to enhance quality and drive product innovation through technical guidance and research, underpinned by a members' quality standard assessment - STA Assure. This scheme offers reassurances to the construction community that our members meet or even exceed current legislation and regulatory requirements.
Our STA Assure Membership and Quality Standards Scheme is recognised by six of the industry's leading structural warranty and building control bodies - LABC Warranty, Premier Guarantee, Protek Warranty, Build-Zone, Self-Build Zone and CRL. By offering reassurances to the construction community that our members meet or even exceed current legislation and regulatory requirements - this assessment has been developed to benefit both our members and construction clients. In addition, we enforce the industry leading initiative, Site Safe and provide all our members with access to the very latest Health and Safety training.
For more information please visit: www.structuraltimber.co.uk
Drinks Reception Sponsor
A big thank you to ARV Solutions for sponsoring the Drinks Reception
ARV Solutions are recruitment specialists in engineering, construction and manufacturing.
Our proven record spans over a decade, placing permanent and contract candidates from Graduates and Designers to Directors and Executives across the UK and internationally.
We are leaders in recruiting for timber frame, modular building and the wider offsite and construction, and sustainability sectors.
For more information please visit: www.arvsolutions.co.uk
Post Event Drinks Sponsor
A big thank you to EGGER for being our Post drinks sponsor
EGGER (UK) Limited undertakes ongoing multi-million pound investments to ensure it operates some of the most
technologically advanced chipboard plants in Europe.
The company has an 800 strong team with EGGER Hexham being the largest manufacturing employer in Northumberland and EGGER Barony is one of East Ayrshire's largest manufacturing employers.
EGGER employs a highly sustainable closed loop production process. This includes operations by its subsidiary companies - EGGER Forestry Ltd, Campact Ltd and Timberpak Ltd.
For more information please visit: www.egger.com
Hybrid Project of the Year category
Hybrid Project of the Year category
A big thank you to Aquarian Cladding for sponsoring Hybrid Project of the Year
We've always been proudly independent.
We started with the simple aim of helping our clients evolve more sustainable building practices for the 21st Century and beyond.
Being independent means we can be bold, open to fresh ideas and have the ﬂexibility to customise every project to suit you.
It means we're free to work with whichever suppliers we like, to ensure we deliver the most suitable products for your project.
We're well established but far from stuck in our ways - moving with the times to stay agile, adaptable and ahead of the curve.
For more information please visit: www.aquariancladding.co.uk
Healthcare Project of the Year category
Healthcare Project of the Year category
A big thank you to ESS Modular for sponsoring the Healthcare Project of the Year
Established in 1993, Extraspace Solutions is now a Leading Provider of Fast Track Offsite Solutions throughout the UK and Ireland.
We provide a Total Design & Build Package, incorporating all of the latest technological innovations.
Be it Fast Track, Modular, Off Site or whatever tag you like to put on it, we at Extraspace Solutions have worked to develop the most efficient and Environmentally Sustainable Buildings in the Market.
Our Agrément Certified Steel Structure, with a structural life expectancy of "in excess of 60 years" allows us to develop bespoke turnkey solutions for our many Clients, primarily in the Education, Healthcare Sectors, Commercial & Residential.
For more information please visit: www.extraspacesolutions.com
Client of the Year category
A big thank you to EOS for sponsoring Client of the Year
As leading offsite innovators with over 14 years expertise across all construction sectors - EOS specialise in the design, manufacture and supply of a wide range of bespoke steel framing systems (SFS) for the offsite markets.
By combining strength, durability and precision engineering, the EOS portfolio offers broad parameters to explore innovative solutions and optimise value engineering.
For more information please visit: www.eos-facades.co.uk
Contractor of the Year category
Thank you to Excelsior Homes for sponsoring Contractor of the Year!
Excelsior Homes are a dynamic, creative and award-winning company, founded in 2001, renowned for developing exclusive properties in the northwest London!
Their houses, apartments and penthouses are distinctive homes designed with elegance and with quality you can sense and touch.
They're proud of the reputation they have built up and the trust they have earned. They are always setting new standards of luxury & keep pushing boundaries - to ensure they stick to their high standards of living mission & vision!
For more information please visit: www.excelsiorhomes.co.uk
Best Use of Volumetric Technology category
A big thank you to MPBA for being our Sponsor for Best Use of Volumetric Technology
Founded in 1938, MPBA play a key role in connecting all sectors of the modular and portable building industry together. Regardless of size and the type of business in the industry, by becoming an MPBA member you will join an association with many other professionals which will open the door to various opportunities and add significant value to your company.
For more information please visit: www.mpba.co.uk
Product Innovation Award category
A big thank you to KIWA for being our Sponsor for Product Innovation Award
We are Kiwa, a world top 20 leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC). With our certification, inspection, testing, training and technology services, we create trust in our customers' products, services, processes, (management) systems and employees.We do so in a wide variety of markets segments, ranging from construction and energy supply to drinking water, healthcare, food, feed & farming. Areas of expertise include management systems, corporate social responsibility and lab testing, among many others.We have clients in manufacturing and process industries, (business) services, public and private utilities, governments and international institutions. Kiwa employs over 4,300 people in more than 100 offices in over 40 countries across the world, mainly in Europe, Asia and Latin America.
For more information please visit: www.kiwa.co.uk
A big thank you to FP McCann for being our Brochure Sponsor
FP McCann is the UK's largest manufacturer and supplier of precast concrete solutions. In Northern Ireland, we also offer quarrying, ready mix, surfacing, construction and FP McCann Homes.
From our 12 UK based manufacturing facilities, FP McCann offers an extensive range of quality precast concrete solutions that include drainage and water management, tunnels and shafts, rail, power and infrastructure, walling, fencing, agricultural, flooring, bespoke precast and architectural & structural products. At FP McCann, we can customise our solutions to ensure they create maximum value for your project, accommodating your site conditions, design requirements and construction needs.
For more information please visit: www.fpmccann.co.uk
Engineer of the Year category
A big thank you to Sigmat for being our Sponsor
Since 2001 Sigmat has manufactured and supplied more load bearing, light gauge steel framing for construction projects than anyone else in the UK.
Our LGSF has completed the building superstructures in over 126 projects in variety of market sectors.
Our market leadership is founded upon experienced people with extensive construction knowledge and the proven ability to innovate new and better patented profiles which provide enhanced structural capability and alleviate the weaknesses of other light gauge systems.
We understand not only the end product but also the on-site installation and construction challenges and that is one of the key reasons why we are best suited to the offsite process.
For more information please visit: www.sigmat.co.uk