Exeter Forum has been selected as a finalist in the Project of the Year (between £10m - £50m) category for the 2013 Construction News Awards, to be held at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London on 11 July 2013.
A record number of entries were submitted for this year’s Construction News Awards. Finalists will now face Dragons' Den-style live interviews to members of the 53-strong jury of esteemed key clients, contractors, consultants, institutes and government departments including:
· Simon Kirby – Network Rail
· Tony Jacob - John Lewis Partnership
· John Mead – Crossrail
· Tony Giddings – Argent
· James Pellatt - Great Portland Estates
· David Philp – Cabinet Office
The Construction News Awards are the most prestigious and coveted awards in the construction industry. With 17 targeted categories the awards cover every aspect of construction from training to technology, ensuring that the whole supply chain is recognized for excellence in their area.
Construction News Editor, Rebecca Evans commented:
"Construction can boost the economy like no other industry, and these awards are one way that companies can shout about their huge achievements.
With such fierce competition, all our finalists can feel very proud. The shortlist includes some of the biggest construction companies and largest projects in the UK, as well as less well-known companies and projects that are providing jobs and improving people’s quality of life in their communities – truly inspirational examples of the best of a fantastic industry.”
New categories for 2013 include the Digital Built Britain Award, BIM Initiative and Supply Chain Excellence Award.
Winners will be announced on 11 July 2013 at the prestigious Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane where over 1000 of the industry elite will join together for a night of recognition, celebration and networking.
For more information on the Construction News Awards go to www.constructionnewsawards.com