2019 Awards for Excellence in Concrete

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The Concrete Institute of Australia is pleased to announce that 59 entries have been submitted for the 2019 Awards for Excellence in Concrete program. 
 
Established in 1971, the Awards for Excellence in Concrete recognise and publicise the many significant contributions to excellence in concrete design, construction and materials in Australia.
 
Concrete related projects, technologies and innovations are all eligible to receive an award. The Institute's Awards program caters for projects of all sizes, and organisations alike. Entries are judged separately in five distinct categories.
 
Our Awards for Excellence in Concrete program fulfils the Concrete Institute of Australia's mission, "to promote and develop excellence in concrete research, technology, application, design and construction".
 
Judging is currently taking place and we are looking forward to promoting another exciting group of Award entries that showcase excellence in concrete.
 
If you are have any questions about our program please feel free to contact the Concrete Institute of Australia’s Marketing and Event Services Officer, Pooja Srivastava on 02 9955 1744 or at [email protected]
 
State Awards for Excellence in Concrete
All entries are judged in groups based on the state in which they are completed, and winners will be awarded with an Award for Excellence in Concrete. Winners will receive a framed Award certificate. More than one award may be granted in each category. These awards will be presented at Institute Branch Awards functions held in July 2019.

The entries that have progressed to the National Awards are:

 
Residential Buildings
 
  • 1. Castle Cove House - Olding Constructions, TERROIR, Simpson Design Associates, and G&D Concrete. NSW
  • 2. Extruded House - MCK Architects and Toki Construction. NSW
  • 3. Mosman House - Partridge Structural. NSW
  • 4. St. Georges Road House - Perrett Simpson, Raid Studio, and Arnet & Browning. Victoria
  • 5. Roscommon House - Neil Cownie Architect. Western Australia
 
Commercial Buildings
 
  • 1. Anzac Memorial Centenary Project - Taylor Thomson Whitting, Johnson Pilton Walker, Precast Concrete Products, and Built. NSW
  • 2. Lucent - DBCorp, Cavcorp and Torre Developments. Queensland
  • 3. Waltzing Matilda Centre -  A.Gabrielli Construction Pty Ltd, Jolliffe Concreting, Bligh Tanner, and Cox Architecture
  • 4. University of South Australia's Cancer Research Institute -  Wallbridge Gilbert Aztec (WGA), Swanbury Penglase / BVN, Hansen Yuncken, and University of South Australia. South Australia
  • 5. Perth Children's Hospital - Aurecon. Western Australia
  • 6. DFO Perth - Georgious Group. Western Australia
 
Infrastructure Projects
 
  • 1. Bridge over Clarence River at Harwood - Acciona Ferrovial Joint Venture. NSW
  • 2. Bringelly Road Bridge - Lendlease Engineering. NSW
  • 3. Sydney Metro Nothwest Surface and Viaduct (SVC) Contract - Salini Impregilo S.p.A. NSW
  • 4. The Tramway shared path and seawall project - Wollongong City Council. NSW
  • 5. Ellenbrook Water Tank - BG&E, Water Corporation, and Georgiou Group Western Australia
  • 6. Mandurah Bridge Replacement Project - Main Roads WA, BG&E, City of  Mandurah, and Georgiou Group. Western Australia
  • 7. South Metropolitan TAFE (Murdoch T Block building), Airey Taylor Consulting, Armstrong Parkin Architects, Delta Corporation, EMCO Builders. Western Australia
 
Repairs & Rehabilitation
 
  • 1. Barwon Water Head Office Redevelopment - GHD. Victoria
  • 2. Brooklyn Trunk Sewer BTS001 Rehabilitation - Eywad. Victoria
 
 Technology & Innovation
 
  • 1. Bridge over the Richmond River at Broadwater - Lendlease Engineering. NSW
  • 2. Guide to Historical Steel Reinforcement in Australia - Steel Reinforcement Institute of Australia. NSW
  • 3. VDC Precast Concrete - Richmond River Bridge - Australian Precast Solutions and Lendlease Engineering. NSW
  • 4. WestConnex 1B C&C Tunnel Hydrocarbon Fire Design - Arcadis. NSW
  • 5. Arrowhead Artificial Reef - Pacific Marine Group, Glynn Tucker Consulting Engineers, and HME Consulting Engineers. Queensland
  • 6. Quickcell Wide Flange Super I-Girder - Quickcell Technology Products. Queensland
  • 7. Innovative Very-High Strength Concrete (up to150 MPa) for Super Tall Buildings: Pushing the Boundaries - LafargeHolcim, Pronto Concrete, and The University of Melbourne. Victoria
  • 8. LaTrobe Street Student Accommodation - Hickory Construction Group Pty Ltd. Victoria
  • 9. State of the art design and manufacture of segmental tunnel linings -Salini Impregilo - NRW JV and Boral. Western Australia

National Awards for Excellence in Concrete
Winners of Awards for Excellence from each state will be judged in their separate categories for an overall category winner. The winner will receive a Medallion for Excellence in Concrete and an accompanying certificate. From those entries receiving a Medallion for Excellence in Concrete, one will be judged to receive the Kevin Cavanagh Trophy for Excellence in Concrete and an accompanying certificate. National awards will be presented at the Institute’s 2019 Conference Dinner on 10 September 2019 which is proudly sponsored by Cement Australia.
 

For more information go to https://concrete2019.com.au/networking-program/
 
The Kevin Cavanagh Trophy
 The entry to be judged the best of the 5 category medallion winners will be presented with the Kevin Cavanagh Trophy. The trophy is named in honour of Honorary Member of the Institute, Kevin Cavanagh, who was a tireless contributor from the inception of the Concrete Institute of Australia for over 30 years.
 
The 2017 winner of the Kevin Cavanagh Trophy was the Song School in Perth, Western Australia, submitted by J.Woodside Consulting, SA Precast and Palassis Architects.

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