Sustainability Award - GE Awards 2020
Entrants for this category must be able to demonstrate an innovative, unusual, or cutting edge approach to environmental and sustainability issues on a geotechnical project, in the last 12 months.
This could be in the form of reuse of materials or existing structures/foundations, innovation in redeveloping brownfield sites or use of technology/design to reduce carbon emissions or any initiative that drives sustainability across the wider project.
- Entries must demonstrate benefits to all three pillars of sustainability – environmental, social and economic
- Analysis should show a quantifiable sustainable benefit
- Demonstrate how the approach was applied/could be applied across the supply chain to ensure maximum benefits
- Potential for approach to be rolled out to other schemes/projects
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.