Highways Magazine Excellence Awards shortlist announced

Highways Reporters

The shortlist for this year’s Highways Magazine Excellence Awards has been announced today (4 September), ahead of the ceremony on 14 October.

Winners will be revealed at a gala evening at the Lancaster London hosted by TV personality Gaby Roslin.

Shortlist as follows:

Most Innovative Highway Authority Project/Scheme of the Year

Sponsored by: EM Highway Services (now part of Kier)

A-one+ Integrated Highway Services & Highways England

Area 12 Biomass Harvesting

London Borough of Waltham Forest

Mini-Holland in Waltham Forest - The Walthamstow Village Trial

Kier & Surrey County Council

Project Safety Defect


Site Safety Initiative Award

Sponsored by: Imtech (Platinum)

Aggregate Industries UK Ltd in collaboration with HW Martin & Balfour Beatty Mott MacDonald

Development of the Area 4 Plant, Vehicle and Pedestrian Management Plan


Conflict Resolution Training

TRL, Highways England and the Road Workers’ Safety Forum

Eliminating road worker risks from crossing live carriageways


Road Safety Scheme or Project of the Year

Sponsored by: Ennis Flint

City of London and J B Riney & Co Ltd

Holborn Circus Casualty Reduction Scheme

Carnell Support Services Ltd


EM Highway Services Ltd (now part of the Kier Group)

The A590/A5092 Junction Greenodd, South Cumbria


Award for Environmental Sustainability in the Highways Sector

Sponsored by: Total Bitumen

A-one+ Integrated Highway Services & Highways England

Area 12 Managing Agent Contract

Hampshire County Council, Amey & Allasso Recycling

Developing the use of Hydraulically Bound Materials in Hampshire

Northamptonshire Highways

Cycle Connect


Road Marking Project of the Year

Sponsored by: RSMA

Quality Marking Services Ltd

A50 DBFO Network Area 28 – QMS LifeLine™

Transport Scotland

Temporary Road Marking on M74/M8 during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow


IHE Team of the Year

Sponsored by: IHE & Stirling Lloyd

A-one+ Integrated Highway Services

A-one+ Ambassador Group

Cofely, Volker Laser and North East Lincolnshire Council working in partnership

Cofely, Volker Laser & North East Lincolnshire Council


Highway Partnership Award

Sponsored by: WJ

Bristol City Council, Bristol Water, Wessex Water, Wales & West Utilities, Western Power Distribution & Virgin Media

Bristol Code of Conduct for street works and roadworks

AECOM Waterman & Midland Highways Alliance

MHA Professional Services Partnership

Seven Dials Trust, London Borough of Camden, Westminster City Council, Corporation of London, Historic England (as English Heritage), Shaftesbury PLC & Mercers' Company.

The Covent Garden Community Lighting Partnership

Northamptonshire County Council and KierWSP

Northamptonshire Highways


Highway Industry Product of the Year

Sponsored by: Shell Bitumen (Platinum)



Navtech Radar Ltd


A-one+ Integrated Highway Services, Area 14



Highways Maintenance Efficiency Award
Sponsored by: Kier
Supported by the Highways Maintenance Efficiency Programme (HMEP)

Ringway Jacobs & Essex County Council
Essex County Council Strategic Highways Transformation

EM Highway Services (now part of the Kier Group)
The 1000 Tonne Challenge

Ringway Jacobs & Cheshire East Highways
Investing to Improve - Cheshire East Highways


Major Project Award

Sponsored by: Tarmac

Arup, Transport Northern Ireland, Lagan Ferrovial Costain JV (LFC)
A8 Belfast to Larne Dualling

Transport for London & Costain
Hammersmith Flyover - Strengthening and Refurbishment

Skanska Balfour Beatty Joint Venture


Award for the best use of new technology in the Highways Industry
Sponsored by: Crown International

Kaarbon Tech Ltd
Gully SMART Project with Walsall Council & Tarmac

Mobile Visual Information Systems (MVIS) Ltd and Highway Resource Solutions (HRS) Ltd in association with A-one+ Integrated Highway Services, BMJV, Costain & Chevron.

Intelligent Safety

Elgin, Cheshire East Council & Ringway Jacobs

Transforming Traffic Management at Cheshire East Council


Judges Special Merit Award
Sponsored by: MVIS

Awarded to any of the above shortlisted entries.
To be announced on the night


For more information and to book your table visit http://www.hmea.co.uk/reserve-your-table/
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