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Projects shortlisted for CIHT Awards 2018

CIHT has announced the companies, projects and initiatives that have successfully made the shortlist for its prestigious Annual Awards ceremony taking place on Thursday 14 June 2018.

The CIHT Awards are a celebration of best practice within the highways and transportation industry, and will be presented at the De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms in London in just over two months.

The Institution’s Director of Communications Daniel Isichei commented: “We would like to thank everyone who submitted their world-class entries to this year’s CIHT Awards. We received over 160 submissions and the overall quality of the applications was once again extremely high.”

This year there are 13 awards categories, and the event will also see two individuals receive the Inspirational Leadership Award and the Young Professional Award.

Daniel Isichei added: “There are a number of outstanding entries this year and we look forward to announcing the winners at our awards event in June. Both the judging panel and CIHT would like to thank everyone who has submitted an entry and we hope they will consider entering the CIHT Awards again in 2019.”

The awards shortlist for 2018 is as follows:

CIHT / Ringway Innovation Award
Achieving real behaviour change through innovation – KierWSP
Colas Automated Impact Protection Vehicle – Colas Ltd
SMART TAPER – Kier Highways Ltd / HRS
Solar IP CCTV System – Kier Highways Ltd

CIHT Asset Management Award
Delivering a step change in performance through innovative asset management – Ringway Hounslow Highways
Dorset County Council and Horizons – Dorset County Council and Yotta
Setting the Asset Management Standard – Ringway Jacobs

CIHT / Amey Creating Better Places Award
Crossrail Complementary Measures Project Romford Interchange Plaza – Jacobs UK Ltd
Francis Road Enjoy Waltham Forest – London Borough of Waltham Forest/ZED
Frodsham Street Public Realm Improvements, Chester – Mott MacDonald
Grosvenor Hill Public Realm – BDP
Portsmouth Road Go Cycle Scheme – Kier Highways

CIHT Diversity and Inclusion
Advancing equality, diversity and inclusion – Mott MacDonald
EDI at KierWSP: our journey of collaboration, impact and change – KierWSP
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion at Amey – Amey

CIHT Health & Safety at Work Award
Kier Highways safety excellence journey – Kier Highways Ltd
M25 J30 A13 Congestion Relieving Corridor Scheme – Balfour Beatty Major Projects
Prevention of Underground Service Strikes – Ringway Jacobs
SAFETYcam – Carnell Support services

CIHT / Costain Sustainable Transport Award
Sustainable Transport in Essex Highways – Jacobs UK Limited
Youth Active Travel in Aberdeenshire – Aberdeenshire Council
ZED Waltham Forest – London Borough of Waltham Forest

CIHT Major Projects Award
Hull City Centre Public Realm Rejuvenation – Eurovia Contracting
Northern Spire – Faithful+Gould
Queensferry Crossing – Arup
Westminster Bridge South Scheme – Kier

CIHT / Colas Skills Award
HW Martin (Traffic) Behavioural Skills Development Initiative – HW Martin (Traffic Management) Ltd
Kier electrical trailblazer apprenticeship programme – Kier Highways
S-Skills For Highways – Kier Highways

CIHT / Tarmac Collaboration Award
A303 Stonehenge – Atkins, Arup and Highways England
A4 Moulton bypass – Balfour Beatty
Midlands Highway Alliance Medium Schemes Framework 2 (MSF2) – Midlands Highway Alliance
Worcestershire Highways Collaboration – Ringway Infrastructure Services
Working in Partnership to improve Resilience in North Yorkshire – Ringway Infrastructure Services

CIHT / Department for Transport Technology Award
CheckedSafe Digital Compliance Solution – Paragus Limited T/A Checked Safe
Gaist HighwayView and National Survey – Gaist
My.trafficscotland.org – Transport Scotland
M25 Dartford Tunnels - Overwidth Detection Technology – Connect Plus Services

CIHT John Smart Road Safety Award
A75 Route Action Plan. Speed reduction vehicle activated signs – Scotland TranServ
DriveStart – Agilysis Limited
HGV Reduction and management strategies – Transport for London
Visibility Safety Research – Atkins

CIHT Inclusive Transportation Award
Accessible Indoor Audio Navigation for Persons who are Blind or Vision Impaired – Wayfindr
Journey To Independence – Gateshead Council
Manchester Metrolink Extension -Trafford Park Line – AECOM

CIHT Sustainability Award
Blackhall Farm – Kier Highways Ltd
Essex Highways LED Energy and Maintenance Reduction Project – Ringway Jacobs
Much Wenlock Flood Alleviation Scheme – WSP UK Ltd

CIHT would like to thank all our sponsors; Amey, Colas, Costain, Department for Transport, Ringway and Tarmac, as well as our support sponsor WSP, and endorsement sponsors A-one+ and Volker Highways.

For more information visit ciht.org.uk/awards2018 or to book a place at the ceremony visit ciht.org.uk/awardsbooking

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