Major Project Award 2016

2016 winner

A160 Port of Immingham Improvement

The A160 Port of Immingham Improvement project installed a new railway bridge on the UK’s busiest freight railway line, challenging the boundaries of accepted techniques in order to deliver a unique product.

Judges’ comment:

New structure slid into place, providing better access to Port of Immingham and surrounding areas

We are pleased to announce that the following are runner ups for the Major Project Award 2016:

Hanson Contracting
A338 Bournemouth Spur Road,
Dorset Highways Strategic Partnership

Lichfield Park Bridge

A138 Chelmer Viaduct Replacement

The Major Project Award 2016 will be awarded to the team responsible for the successful delivery of a major project – i.e. bridge construction, highway widening, by-pass or junction improvements, establishment of a control centre or similar, taking into consideration time, costs, environmental impact, stakeholder involvement, feedback and user satisfaction. The project value needs to be above £5 million and should have started two years prior to entering the awards.

  • What innovative measures were taken to achieve a particular goal or aim?
  • Describe the range of challenges identified and techniques used to overcome them.
  • What is the quality and impact of the project on stakeholders, and contribution to the wider community and travelling public?
  • Explain the overall environmental impact.