Award for Digital Innovation - GE Awards 2020
This category is open to any geotechnical company that can show excellence in the way it has used digital technology to improve systems, processes or project delivery within its own business in the last 12 months to improve its performance and service to clients. Entries in this category should focus on business-wide innovations and, where applicable, be used on multiple projects. Project-specific innovations should be entered in the Technical Excellence category.
Entries could focus on a particular digital innovation, such as an initiative to improve safety, employment practices, collaboration or delivery, or present how digital innovation is fostered and encouraged across the business and the benefits this is driving.
The innovation could be site or office based, and entrants should present clear evidence of how the innovation has delivered performance, cost, health and safety or reliability for the business and how this benefits both clients and society.
- Commitment to digital innovation
- Outcomes of digital innovation
- Application of research and development findings
- Evidence of improved company function or delivery on the project portfolio as result of digital innovation
- Plans to further build on this innovation to offer continual improvement
Each entry should be supported by a maximum of two images and one diagram. Images should be at least 1MB in size and should not be edited to include details of the category or the name/logo of the company entering. Additional text (other than diagram annotation) included in supporting documents will not be used by the judging panel. Additional PDF presentations should not be included and may result in an entry being invalid.