GE Awards Shortlist 2022

We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the GE Awards 2022. The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony, taking place on
6 September 2022 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London. To secure your place and celebrate with the industry’s finest, please select your package here.

We look forward to seeing you at the event.

Award for Digital Innovation

Atkins
Atkins mining risk toolkit

Atkins
Atkins geohazard data collection

Bachy Soletanche
TiPS and Zetta-LYZE: Cloud-based site productivity insights

Concept Engineering Consultants
E-Site App

Fugro
Smart Tamp

Geobrugg 
Digitalisation via the Geobrugg GUARD

Larsen & Toubro 
Digitalization of plant & machineries on construction projects through “Internet of Things”

Senceive
InfraGuard - responsive critical asset protection

Structural Soils Flowfinity – bespoke real time data capture, management and delivery

Vibro Menard
OMNIBOX all-in-one digital solution

Award for Equipment Innovation

Ackcio 
Protecting Taipei’s drinking water and the critical Feitsui dam from landslides

Bachy Soletanche
CFA stem cleaner

Bachy Soletanche
Instrumentation inside a deep soil mixing pole

Bachy Soletanche, Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering JV & PJ Davidson
Slip formed guidewalls for Diaphragm Wall and Secant Wall

Civil Engineering and Development Department , Aecom, BK SCT JV & Dongah
Novel extendable deep mixing rod for sustainable reclamation

Fugro
Sea Auk

Fugro and Stantec
Surface Wave Ambient Noise Seismology (SWANS)

Geobrugg 
The Geobrugg GUARD

Keltbray
HIPER Pile - DfMA in large diameter piling

Mabey Hire
EVE

Satsense 
Disused quarry InSAR monitoring for Ramage Young

Structural Soils
Cable percussion manual handling and foot protection device

Award for Technical Excellence

Arup Scottish National Galleries temporary works

Arup, National Highways, Balfour Beatty, Zublin, Geotechnical Experts, Coffey & Aecom
A63 Castle street geotechnical site trial

Atkins
Washout vulnerability analysis tool

Atkins, SSE Renewables & Rockwave
Repurposing of O&G data for offshore renewable projects

Central Alliance & Asterra 
Disused coal tip GroundSat study

CGL
pyPILE plot

Costain Vinci Grands Projets Bachy Soletanche JV (CVBJV), Tideway East & Wentworth House Partnership (WHP)
Earl pumping station - hydraulic stability scheme

Franki Foundations UK
1 Leadenhall

Keltbray
HIPER® Pile - New design and installation method for enhanced friction piles

Mountpark, ISG, BWB & Foundation Piling
Mountpark, Wakefield, Yorkshire

Community Engagement Award

Aecom, Geotechnical Engineering & Sunbelt Rentals
Northumberland Line ground investigation

Jacobs
Sidmouth amphitheatre

Soil Engineering Geoservices & North Lanarkshire Council
East Airdrie Link Road

Consulting Firm of the Year

Arup

CGL

Cowi 

Sweco UK


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Contractor of the Year

Bachy Soletanche

Combined Soil Stabilisation

Erith Contractors

Soil Engineering Geoservices

Structural Soils

Vibro Menard

WJ Groundwater


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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Champion

Aecom
A world where infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone

Atkins
Ground engineering and tunnelling ED&I working group

Fugro
Fugro's laboratory harmonisation

Bachy Soletanche
Richard Totty

Soil Engineering Geoservices
Equality, diversity, inclusivity and our future

The Ground Forum
Ground forum mentoring scheme

Vertase Fli
Our culture journey

Ground Investigation Project of the Year

Baker Hicks, CGL , Morgan Sindall Infrastructure & Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks
LT91 Skye overhead line reinforcement

Bam Ritchies
Spaceport Sutherland

BP Aecom AEG
Net Zero Teesside

Causeway Geotech
Naver Bridge replacement

Central Alliance (an RSK Company)
Portland Port ground investigation

Dunelm Geotechnical and Environmental and Atkins
B6344 road failure, Todstead in conjunction with Northumberland County Council

Fugro
Ground Investigation of Dockyard with Complex Utility Networks

Fugro & SPR
East Anglia hub geophysical and geotechnical site investigation

Jacobs, Lankelma & Tetra Tech
Lowestoft FRMP Phase 4 ground investigation

Linkconnex: Aecom, Bam, Bam Ritchies & Arcadis
A27 Arundel Bypass, detailed ground investigation

Structural Soils
Kendal FRMS Phase 2 and 3

United Utilities & AEG
Ground investigation to identify risks to 19th century reservoir infrastructure

Ground Investigation Specialist of the Year

A2 Site Investigation

Bam Ritchies

Causeway Geotech

Concept Engineering Consultants

Dunelm Geotechnical and Environmental

Fugro

Soil Engineering Geoservices

Structural Soils

Health and Safety Award

Aecom & Equipe Group
Safe supervision of land drilling projects training programme

Atkins
Safer inspection practice

Bachy Soletanche
CFA stem cleaner

Bachy Soletanche / TSS2
iGuard (Ignition Guard)

Bachy Soletanche
Training the next generation of piling rig operators

Concept Engineering Consultants
E-Site app

Dunelm Geotechnical and Environmental
Hazard observation recording app

Liebherr MCCtec 
Gradient travel aid and overturning limit display

Structural Soils
Cable percussion manual handling and foot protection device

International Project of the Year

Aecom
Ashton Arch Bridge: Rehabilitation of trunk road

Aecom, Delft University of Technology, University of Cambridge, University of Liverpool, Brunel University London, University of Notre Dame, AKT II, University of Houston, University of Strathclyde, Boğaziçi University & University College London
Earthquake engineering field investigation team remote, hybrid mission to Haiti

Civil Engineering and Development Department, Arup & Partners HK, Build King - Richwell JV & Shanghai Tunnel (HK)
Rectangular TBM - Innovations in Hong Kong granular bouldery soils

Dr. G Sauer & Partners, WSP Canada & Jensen Hughes for Toronto Tunnel Partners (TTP – a joint venture led by Strabag and Ellis Don)
Highway 401 and 409 rail tunnel project

Englobe
La Romaine hydroelectric complex, St-Pierre Harbour, Québec, Canada

Fugro
Deep Drive Remote CPT

Ward and Burke Construction, Turun seudun puhdistamo & Afry
Kakolanmaki outfall tunnel and harbour connection

Rising Star Award

Arup
Fiona Hughes

Atkins
Jane Kelsey

Atkins
Stephanie Boffey-Rawlings

Byrne Looby, An Ayesa Company
Jack Green

Cementation Skanska
Cassie Fysh

CGL
Joseph Birnie

Keltbray Built Environment
Asha Panchal

Mott MacDonald
Mary Schafer

Rendel
Livia Adinolfi

Robert Bird Group
Amy Flynn

Socotec UK
Ruth Blair

Vertase Fli
Lorna Catherine Nicholson

Specialist Geotechnical Supplier of the Year

Acero Construction

Cambridge Insitu

Concept Engineering Consultants

Concrete Canvas Group

Geosynthetics

MacGeo

Soil Engineering Geoservices

Tobermore

Welfare Hire Nationwide

Sustainability Award

Bachy Soletanche and Vibro Menard
EcoPark South, North London heat and power project

Bachy Soletanche, Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering JV & PJ Davidson
Slip formed guidewalls for Diaphragm Wall and Secant Walls

Balfour Beatty Vinci, Mott MacDonald & Systra
Numerical 3D ground modelling to support material reuse assessments

Bam Ritchies

Rock and roll stars

Costain, Vinci Grands Projets, Bachy Soletanche JV (CVBJV) - Tideway East
Remediation and ground improvement of Earl Pumping Station (Brownfield site)

Geosynthetics
Paragon Park, Coventry

Keltbray
Design and installation of HIPER piles for structural and geothermal capacity

Mott MacDonald
Rehabilitation of Gumbasa irrigation system following Palu earthquake

Sanctus
The Forge dam restoration project | Porter Brook Valley, Sheffield

Vertase Fli
Lostock EfW


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UK Geotechnical Team of the year

Anglian Water’s Strategic Pipeline Alliance (SPA) - Geotechnical Team
Anglian Water’s Strategic Pipeline Alliance (SPA) - Geotechnical Team

Arup, National Highways, Balfour Beatty, Zublin, Geotechnical Experts, Coffey & Aecom
A63 Castle Street Geotechnical Site Trial

Ayesa, Cowi & Riverlinx CJV
Silvertown Tunnel Geotechnical Team

Bam Ritchies
BAM CP6 SMD Framework Kent and Sussex

Haweswater Aqueduct Resilience Programme (HARP)
Geotechnical Baseline Reporting

Jacobs
TEAM2100

Mott MacDonald Systra DJV & Balfour Beatty Vinci JV
HS2 Phase 1 Main Works Civil Contract – Area North

Mountpark, ISG, BWB & Foundation Piling
Mountpark, Wakefield, Yorkshire

Network Rail Design Delivery, Baker Hicks & Wardell Armstrong
Rolling Programme of Decarbonisation

EDF Energy Nuclear New Build (NNB)
Hinkley Point C: Civils Programme Backfill Team

UK Project with a Geotechnical Value of up to £500k

Atkins
The Moors at Arne, Coastal Change

Bachy Soletanche
Isle of Man Ferry Terminal, Liverpool

Bam Ritchies
Tilbury Fort Anchor Inspections

Bam Ritchies
Highbarns

Bam Ritchies
Dinorwig

Combined Soil Stabilisation
Tattenhall Phase 3

Concept Engineering Consultants
South Molton Triangle

Dywidag
Stone Cottage, Herefordshire

Geobear & Amey
Kentish Town Slab Track Treatment

Piledesigns
Foundation solution to a historic backfilled opencast Marl Pit

Tobermore
Latches Close, Darlaston

UK Project with a Geotechnical Value of between £500k and £1M

AKT II, Vinci Construction & Bachy Soletanche
UCL Pool Street

Bachy Soletanche & Vibro Menard
EcoPark South, North London Heat and Power Project

Bam Ritchies
Kergord Substation - Drilling and Blasting

CGL
191 Old Marylebone Road

Concept Engineering Consultants
HS2 S1 Area East Ground Investigation Work

Curtins Consulting, Vinci Building South & Socotec
Kingston Community School

Gloucestershire County Council, Atkins & Walters

A46 Cooper's Hill Southern Corner

Mott MacDonald & Story Contracting
Medge Hall (CP6 Earthworks)

Soil Engineering Geoservices & The Coal Authority
Mitchell Street Mine Shaft, Coatbridge

United Utilities, Costain, Eric Wright & GHD
Birds Park Impounding Reservoir Improvements

WSP & Balfour Beatty, Jones Bros JV
A487 Caernarfon & Bontnewydd Bypass

UK Project with a Geotechnical Value of between £1-3M

Atkins, Dywidag Systems International (Dywidag), Ibex Technical Access (Ibex), South Wales Trunk Road Agent (SWTRA) & Welsh Government
A477 Kilgetty Rock Cuttings Refurbishment

Bam Ritchies
Bearsted Cutting Blockade

Can Geotechnical
Canford Cliffs Slope Stabilisation Scheme

CGL, Civic & Shepperton Studios
The Making of Sound Studios

Jacobs, Keller, the Environmental Agency & Balfour Beatty
TEAM2100

Mountpark, ISG, BWB & Foundation Piling
Mountpark, Wakefield, Yorkshire

Sir Robert McAlpine
Gradel Quadrangles Building

Tony Gee & Partners
Northumberland Energy Park

United Utilities & Advance Plus
Verulam Road Southport– Sewer Network Flooding Remediation in challenging ground


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UK Project with a Geotechnical Value over £3M

Arcadis Consulting UK
Mining Remediation

Bae Systems, Atkins, Bachy Soletanche & Morgan Sindall
Ground improvement for seismically-qualified facility

Bam Ritchies & Byrne Looby, An Ayesa Company
Wadhurst Cutting London End

Concept Engineering Consultants
2G004 - HS2 Phase 2A Route Wide Preliminary, Ground Investigation

Erith Contractors
Paddington Square - LUL Works

Expanded Geotechnical, Laing O'Rourke & Buro Happold
Everton FC New Stadium