Committed to Construction in Humber and West Yorkshire Awards 2018

The Committed to Construction in Humber & West Yorkshire Awards (CCIHWY 18) is the region’s premier construction event, a showcase for the professionalism, excellence and innovation that is at the heart of the Humber & West Yorkshire’s construction community. It is an opportunity to entertain your guests, showcase your development and construction projects, and network with the local industry while enjoying a gourmet dinner & drinks. CCIHWY 18 will take place on Friday 23rd March 2018 at the New Dock Hall, Leeds and is a black tie event.


Table of ten guests
£650+vat
Individual places
£65+vat


Early bird rate for table of ten guests only £550+vat*

*Available until Monday 5th February. The full price of £650+vat for a table of ten will be charged after this time.

The awards

CCIHWY 18 will celebrate high quality work by all sectors of the region’s construction industry and highlight the broadest possible spectrum of construction excellence being delivered by the industry throughout the
Humber & West Yorkshire.


The awards are open to public and private organisations, as well as individuals located in and around the region whose business is related to construction. Ten award categories have been chosen to reflect the modern
construction industry.

The Categories

  • Achiever of the Year
  • BIM Initiative of the Year
  • Collaborative Working
  • Innovation
  • Project of the Year Under £5M
  • Project of the Year Over £5M
  • Social Value
  • Team of the Year
  • Training
  • Young Trainee of the Year

The entry process

The entries will be judged by a panel of judges with a wealth of knowledge and experience from across the region who will select the winners from organisations, people and or projects nominated through this simple awards application process.

Entries will be reviewed and judged by the panel using a matrix scoring system. The judges will be looking for evidence of development, implementation, and application of the issues within each award category. A shortlist of entries will be selected and a final evaluation session will be convened at which the winners will be decided. Each category requires only 600 words and all entries should include a relevant image to accompany the submission.

Appendices, such as any additional relating images, PR and testimonials are welcomed. All award submissions will be considered and there is no limit to the number of awards a company can enter. All entries are free to submit. Please direct any queries to the contact details below.


Important Information

Entry forms & entries submitted acknowledge acceptance of the rules of entry. The entrant declares that the submission fits the entry criteria, guidance and requirements and that all facts / figures provided are accurate to the best of their knowledge. Entrants must ensure there are no copyright issues with any submissions The judging panels’ decision is final and no discussion or correspondence relating to any decisions will be entered into.

  • The deadline for all entries is Monday 5th February 2018
  • Entries should include entry form, 600 word entry and any supporting evidence
  • Entries need to be submitted to ccihwy@littlespark.co.uk
  • Achiever of the Year

    This award will recognise outstanding performance or influence by an individual who has shown exemplary actions that have changed the behaviour and performance of others, delivered numerous benefits to their organisation and made a significant contribution in the region’s construction market through adoption or implementation of practices, procedures and policies. An entry of up to 600 words can demonstrate the achievers’ measurable benefits or improvements in:- 

    ■ Development and management of people / peers / supply chain (150 words) 

    ■ Innovation (150 words) 

    ■ Sustainability achieved (resources and relationships) (150 words) 

    ■ Excellence & Quality (150 words)

  • BIM Initiative of the Year

    This award will recognise organisations that have pioneered new ways of working in a BIM enabled environment to make project design, delivery and operation more effective. Initiatives can include software development, collaborative tools and processes, data mining and management and new ways of working. An entry of up to 600 words should demonstrate:- 

    ■ Where the work has been procured (tendered) on the basis of key BIM outputs and use of federated models to ensure a fully coordinated job and where the contract has been used to drive the right culture and behaviour for BIM to succeed (150 words) 

    ■ Where the project team can demonstrate high levels of collaboration throughout the supply chain to secure best value for the project (150 words) 

    ■ Technical excellence – this could be through use of data, application of BIM for H&S, environmental and energy performance (150 words) 

    ■ Producing information to support the overall management of the built asset throughout its design life (e.g. GSL) (150 words)

  • Collaborative Working

    This award will recognise a commitment to partnering and working to demonstrate benefits of collaboration in projects. An entry of up to 600 words should demonstrate:- 

    ■ Reference to a seamless approach, aligned values, sharing best practice and risks (150 words) 

    ■ An innovative approach (150 words) 

    ■ Examples of benefits derived from the collaborative working (150 words) 

    ■ Effectiveness of the relationships, both in terms of statistical evidence and benefits gained (150 words)

  • Innovation

    This award is for an organisation that can demonstrate that their innovative product, process or equipment is leading to an increase in performance, durability, safety, economy or competitiveness in the construction process. It could be a consequence of a research and development programme of which the business provided a substantial proportion of the cost and demonstrated essential support. An entry of up to 600 words should demonstrate:- 

    ■ Research and development of the initiative (150 words) 

    ■ How the product or service works (150 words) 

    ■ Outline costs and benefits, and give examples where it has been fully integrated (150 words) 

    ■ Evidence of commercial success of the innovation (150 words)

  • Project of the Year Under £5M

    This award will be presented to the organisation or business that demonstrates effectiveness in delivery of an outstanding project under £5 million GBP in value. 

    In 600 words, each application should be able to demonstrate examples of the following:- 

    ■ Quality of design (150 words) 

    ■ Health and Safety record (150 words) 

    ■ Cost effectiveness/within budget & added value initiatives (150 words) 

    ■ Completion to programme & quality of finished product (150 words)

  • Project of the Year Over £5M

    This award will be presented to the organisation or business that demonstrates effectiveness in delivery of an outstanding project over £5 million GBP in value. 

    In 600 words, each application should be able to demonstrate examples of the following:- 

    ■ Quality of design (150 words) 

    ■ Health and Safety record (150 words) 

    ■ Cost effectiveness/within budget & added value initiatives (150 words) 

    ■ Completion to programme & quality of finished product (150 words)

  • Social Value

    This award will be presented to the organisation that in addition to their core business has either been directly involved in, or supported groups or activities that have helped deliver positive impact in the community. Clear evidence of the organisations commitment to support community groups/activities should be demonstrated, and any lasting impact their support has made. In 600 words the entry should also include details of:- 

    ■ The organisation’s policy / approach / commitment to social value (150 words) 

    ■ The groups / activities supported and any feedback / testimonials (150 words) 

    ■ The lasting impact on the community and any future social value plans (150 words) 

    ■ Type of involvement (hours expended / monetary support / activities) (150 words)



  • Team of the Year

    Evidence of strong team-working and collaboration in order to achieve a set of shared key objectives are required for the Team of the Year category. Teams can vary between a site team, an office department or a team of residents, there are no restrictions on the type of team who can enter. In 600 words entrants are required to demonstrate the following:- 

    ■ A summary of why the team deserve recognition, identify personal contributions, together with the 

    skills and attributes that were unique or crucial to the success (150 words) 

    ■ Worked together and are an inspirational example to others (150 words) 

    ■ Worked with other teams and promoted excellent co-operative working relationships (150 words) 

    ■ Demonstrated significant achievements and commitment with shared team values (150 words)

  • Training

    This award will be presented to the organisation who demonstrate an involvement in aspects of training, and identify their commitment to this important sector of construction. An entry of up to 600 words should demonstrate:- 

    ■ Employee development, apprenticeships, community driven initiatives and work experience (150 words) 

    ■ Working in collaboration with external agencies, training providers and establishments of further and 

    higher education (150 words) 

    ■ Examples of practical learning (150 words) 

    ■ Innovative techniques and integrated training plans (150 words)

  • Young Trainee of the Year

    This award is for the Trainee who has done the most to seize the training and development opportunities presented to them during their Learning & Development programme and who has made significant contribution to support the business activities of their employer An entry of up to 600 words should demonstrate:- 

    ■ How they have built up knowledge and skills and used these to progress their career (150 words) 

    ■ How they worked as part of a team and/or as an individual (150 words) 

    ■ How they have motivated themselves to gain the qualifications needed to be a valued member of their 

    organisation (150 words) 

    ■ Extraordinary commitment, going above and beyond what is expected of them (150 words)

CCIHWY 2017 sponsors

Date
Friday, 23rd March 2018
Venue
New Dock Hall, Leeds, LS10 1LT
18:30
Drinks reception
19:30
Dinner
01:00
Carriages
Dress Code
Black tie preferred
Table price
£650 + VAT (includes 10 guests)
Ticket price
£65 + VAT (Ticket price includes: Drinks reception; three course dinner; tea or coffee; entertainment &awards ceremony)

Early bird rate for table of ten guests only £550+vat *

*Available until Monday 5th February.  The full price of £650+vat for a table of ten will be charged after this time

For further information

Call: 07817 974804