One week left to enter this year's Highways Awards


Free online entry to this year's Highways Awards closes in one week's time – Friday 23rd June.

The awards, formerly the Highways Magazine Excellence Awards, will take place at a gala dinner on Wednesday 18th October at the Lancaster London.


Adrian Tatum, events producer for the Hemming Group Ltd, said: ‘The Highways Awards continue to grow in stature and this year’s event promises to be our best yet.

‘I would encourage anyone thinking of entering to do so. With 12 categories to enter there are opportunities for organisations of all sizes and from all sectors to seek recognition for their innovative products and collaborative projects/schemes, and much more.’

Here's a quick reminder of the 12 categories you can enter to give your organisation the kudos it deserves:

Most Innovative Highway Authority Scheme of the Year sponsored by Tripod Crest

Site Safety Initiative Award. Platinum sponsorship: Dynniq

Highway Partnership Award  sponsored by WJ

Road Marking Project of the Year sponsored by the Road Safety Markings Association

Team of the Year

Highway Industry Product of the Year. Platinum sponsorship: Shell Bitumen

Award for Environmental Sustainability in the Highways Sector. Platinum sponsorship: Total Bitumen

Road Safety Scheme of the Year sponsored by Keysoft Solutions

Major Project Award sponsored by Tarmac

Award for the Best Use of New Technology in the Highways Industry Platinum Sponsorship MVIS - Mobile Visual Information Systems

Highways Maintenance Efficiency Award sponsored by Kier

Apprentice of the Year sponsored by the Institute of Highway Engineers

Judges' Special Merit Award sponsored by Archway Roadmaster


There is also the chance to win the prestigious Judges’ Special Merit Award 2017 where – in addition to the 12 category winners, highly commended and shortlisted – one entry is chosen that excels over others in its benefits to society as a whole, improved safety for all road users or workers and positive impact on the industry.

If you have been shortlisted, you will know by the end of August.

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