North West Regional Construction Awards 2010 shortlist

 North West Regional Construction AwardsCCI NW has announced that specialist property website Place North West is to be its official media partner for the 2010 Awards, the winners of which are to be announced at a lavish ceremony at Southport Theatre and Convention Centre on 27 May.

Over 35 organisations and local authorities from across the region will compete against each other in the finals for these prestigious awards, which are now in their fourth year.

Andrew Thomas, chief executive of the Centre for Construction Innovation, said: "The quality and range of entries get better year on year. The previous three years have been a huge success with past winners going on to achieve national accolades. I have no doubt that this year's Awards will, once again, prove that the North West stands at the forefront of the construction industry.

"We are also very pleased to announce our link up with Place North West for the 2010 Awards. Without doubt, the rapid growth of this website and its daily news bulletin, which is now received by in excess of 20,000 of the region's property and construction professionals, is absolutely on target for communicating the wealth of talent demonstrated by this sector in the North West."

Paul Unger, editor of Place North West, said: "CCI's North West Regional Construction Awards are a superb fit for Place North West and we are very happy to be associated. Having been established and well supported by the industry for the past four years, the brand is a highly credible one and recognises the vast achievements of companies within the region.

"Over the next two months we will be looking in depth at some of the former winners of these awards on Place and there will be extensive coverage of the ceremony itself, which last year was attended by over 600 people."

The shortlisted projects for the North West Regional Construction Awards 2010 (listed alphabetically) are:

Skills & Education Award

  • Bardon Contracting
  • Capita Symonds
  • Cruden Group

Local People, Local Jobs Award

  • Blackpool Buildup
  • Constructing the Future
  • F Parkinson
  • J21 for Training and Employment for Construction
  • Manchester City Council for Young People into Construction

Places for People Award

  • Irk Valley Community Primary School
  • Liverpool Canal Link
  • Sefton Lakeside Adventure Centre
  • The Phoenix Centre, Heywood

Equality & Diversity Award

  • Aztec
  • Bramall Construction
  • Liverpool Housing Trust
  • Wates Living Space

Environmental Sustainability Award

  • 3 Hardman Street
  • 608 & 609 Buildings, BAE Systems
  • Liverpool HMRI Demolition Work
  • MediaCityUK
  • Saughall Community Primary School

Business Award

  • Capita Symonds for the M6 Extension Carlisle to Guard Mill
  • BAE Systems for 608 & 609 Buildings
  • Bovis Lend Lease for MediaCityUK
  • Forshaw Group for Magicomm

Heritage Award

  • Every Street Refurbishment Scheme
  • Liverpool Canal Link & Pier Head Public Realm
  • Sites 4b & 4c Hanover Street, Paradise Street Project, Liverpool ONE

Contractor of the Year Award

  • Forshaw Group
  • Kier North West
  • Warden Construction
  • Wilmott Dixon

SME of the Year Award

  • Cara Group
  • D Morgan
  • PLP Construction
  • Warden Construction

Client of the Year Award

  • Blackpool Coastal Housing
  • Liverpool City Council Highways Projects Team
  • Neptune Developments
  • St Helens Council

Project of the Year Award

  • Liverpool Canal Link and Pier Head Public Realm
  • Liverpool Science Park ic2
  • Manchester Joint Hospitals Project
  • Sir William Stanier Community School

NW Regional Construction Best Practice Club Awards

There is no shortlist for this category; the winners will be announced at the awards ceremony

Tickets for the awards ceremony are now on sale

 CCI NWTickets cost £120.00 plus VAT per person.
To purchase tickets please click here

Exclusive sponsorship opportunities are still available.
To find our more please click here

We do hope that you will be able to join us at what promises to be a spectacular celebration of the region's achievements and successes

Your Comments

Read our comments policy

Great recognition for a lively, reliable website !!


For interested Place North West readers, I keep a Salford Quays MediaCityUK Photographic Timeline Journal. This is currently made up of 12, 500 pictures starting from the first digger on site in June 2007. The timeline is updated weekly with the latest photos. The link below always redirects to the current month. I am an IT Manager in Salford Quays and work only 500 yards from the site. As such, I am able to keep abreast of the development with ease and post pictures quite frequently. Here is the link, hope it proves useful.

By Mark Whitfield

LinkedIn group for MediaCityUK BBC North Timeline (6,500 members) can now be found at

By Mark Whitfield

Related Articles

Sign up to receive the Place Daily Briefing

Join more than 13,000 property professionals and receive your free daily round-up of built environment news direct to your inbox


Join more than 13,000 property professionals and sign up to receive your free daily round-up of built environment news direct to your inbox.

By subscribing, you are agreeing to our Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

"*" indicates required fields

Your Job Field*
Other regional Publications - select below