The CIHT East Midlands Awards are back!

The CIHT East Midlands celebrate the very best the region offers across the key areas of highways and transportation. They are open to everyone: members and non-members; small and large organisations; public, private and third sector. The Awards recognise the outstanding contribution that good projects and people make to our daily lives.

The Awards - 7 opportunities if you win

  • Showcase your work
  • Boost your profile in the region and use as a stepping stone to greater recognition in the sector
  • Demonstrate your commitment to excellent standards
  • Promote your achievement with press coverage opportunities
  • Add this achievement to your tenders and corporate literature
  • Motivate your workforce to strive for the highest standards.
  • Receive formal recognition of your dedication and achievements


Celebrate your achievements and the success of the region

Winners will be announced at the CIHT East Midlands Annual Dinner on Thursday 31 October 2019 at the Nottingham Belfrey Hotel. 

Attend to surround yourself with today's leaders and rising stars for an evening of celebration, networking and opportunities to entertain your clients and business partners.


The Awards




Entry Form

WJ Rising Star

This Award is aimed at individuals with less than 10 years’ experience in highways or transportation who have made a valuable contribution to highways or transportation in the East Midlands

Amy Flint HW Martin (Traffic Management) Ltd
Leigh Kennedy HSP Consulting Engineers Ltd
Natasha Payne AECOM
Sam Shearstone AECOM
Sonny Singh Multevo Ltd
Yudan Jia Atkins


PF Cusack Health & Safety or Sustainability Award

This Award is aimed at recognises outstanding examples of new developments or initiatives from across the highways and transportation sector in the East Midlands region that make a significant contribution to the health & safety of employees and/or the sustainability of society.

HW Martin Electric Vehicle by HW Martin (Traffic Management) Ltd, Highways England, and University of bath

Tarmac Recycled Tyre Asphalt by Tarmac Trading Ltd

Gedling Access Road Ecological Mitigation Work – Glebe Farm Bat House by Via East Midlands Ltd

Embedding a people, planet & profit culture by WJ Group


Via Innovation in Highways and Transportation Award

This Award is aimed at innovative problem solving within the highways and transportation industry either developed or implemented in the East Midlands region.

Robotic Pre-Marking by WJ

Melton Mowbray Distributor Road, Drone Flyover & 3D Visualisation by AECOM & Leicestershire County Council

Electric Traffic Management Vehicle Trial by Highways England, HW Martin, and University of Bath

iDrain: Intelligent Flood Alert System by Carnell & Highways England’s East Midlands Asset Delivery (EMAD)


Rennicks Best Highways & Transportation Project Award

This award is aimed at individual projects, large or small, that are outstanding examples of transportation or highway schemes, which have been delivered substantially on time and to budget, and which have made a major contribution to efficiency, accessibility or transport choices in the local community and/or nationally.

A38 Hartshay by Carnell & Highways England’s East Midlands Asset Delivery (EMAD)

M1 Junction 23a-15 Smart Motorway Project by WJ Group, Costain, Galliford Try joint venture

A46 Newark Roundabouts Essential Maintenance & Safety Programme by nmcn plc and Highways England
Protecting Crowded Places: Trent Bridge Hostile Vehicles Measures by Via East Midlands Ltd

Trent Bridge Inn Junction Refurbishment by Via East Midlands Ltd


Further information

The closing date for submissions is 23:59hrs Friday 27 September 2019

Submissions should be made electronically using the email address