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Scottish Civil Engineering Awards

November 17, 2022 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

The Scottish Civil Engineering Awards are widely recognised as the highest honour for engineering excellence in the built environment. The awards showcase innovation and celebrate the vital contribution civil engineers make to our quality of life.


We are now accepting nominations for the 2022 awards.  Projects or phases of projects should be located in Scotland and substantially completed in the period May 2021 to August 2022.  The awards will be presented at an in-person event around November 2022. Please note that the closing date for all applications will be on 30th June 2022 at 5pm.


The 2021 winners included Glasgow’s Smart Canal, the A9 Berriedale Braes upgrade and Glasgow Queen Street Station.


Greatest Contribution to Scotland
This award is given to the project that most beneficially impacts the people of Scotland  and visitors to Scotland and best showcases  the vital contribution that civil engineers  make to Scottish life.

Best Infrastructure Project
This award recognises civil engineering excellence in the design and construction of  transport, geotechnical or water engineering, energy, waste or regeneration.

Innovation Award
This category rewards ground-breaking developments in products, materials and ways  of working which change future practices. The entry can apply to a new method or the development of an existing method to enhance project outcomes.

Building Award
The building award recognises the engineer’s part in collaborative working across the whole design and construction team to produce a building solution that is elegant and positively influential.

Rural Resilience Award
Recognising the best civil engineering intervention that has significantly improved the connectivity or resilience of Scotland’s rural communities.

Community Award
For projects that have made a significant contribution to their local area involving the local community in an innovative or exemplary way. It could be for a public space project with significant positive impact upon the local community or a restoration of historic infrastructure.