Call for Entries for The Irish Concrete Society Awards

Irish Concrete Society Awards

The Irish Concrete Society is seeking entries to its 37th Annual Awards. The Irish Concrete Society Awards acknowledge construction achievements in which concrete, in any form, contributes significantly to the built environment.

Previous overall winning projects include:

  • Vaulted House(Pictured), Dublin – 36th Award-winning project
  • St. Angela’s College, Cork – 35th Award-winning project
  • dlr Lexicon Library, Dun Laoghaire – 34th Award-winning project
  • Rosie Hackett Bridge, Dublin – 33rd Award-winning project

What are the Irish Concrete Society Awards categories?

There will be one overall winner chosen, with category winners in the other sections.

Entries, which must refer to completed work that commenced in Ireland after January 2015, are broken into three categories:

  • Building
  • Infrastructure
  • Element (Housing or small projects, eg, walls, stairs, paving)

Who can nominate projects for the Irish Concrete Society Awards?

Nominations, which may be made by clients, architects, consulting engineers, material suppliers, contractors or others directly involved with the project, must be returned to Executive Officer of the Society before the closing date of Friday 26th of October 2018. More information on the rules is included in the nomination form which may be download from the Concrete Society website www.concrete.ie

When will the Irish Concrete Society Awards be presented?

Winning projects will be announced at an Awards Evening to be held on the 30th March 2019. Projects will also have an opportunity to compete at a European level through the European Concrete Societies Network (ECSN) Award scheme, more information at www.ecsn.net.

Speaking about the launch of this year’s awards scheme ICS Chairman Eamon Booth stated: “The Society’s Annual Awards are long established as amongst the most prestigious in the construction industry, and we look forward to receiving a strong list of nominations for the 37th awards this year.”

About the Irish Concrete Society Awards

Established in 1979, the awards recognise excellence in the use of concrete, irrespective of type, scale or complexity. A coveted award scheme, adjudicated by a distinguished independent jury, these awards acknowledge construction achievements in which concrete, in any form, contributes significantly to the built environment.

For more information, contact the Irish Concrete Society on 041 987 6466 or email: info@concrete.ie

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