Industry's big hitters prepare for their red carpet moment.
As the Golden Globes precede the Oscars, the Oscars - being dished out in LA this weekend - precede… the Building Awards. The awards will be held on Tuesday, 4 April at the Grovsenor House Hotel on Park Lane; in the mean time, here are the shortlists:
Contractor of the year: Dean & Dyball Construction, Parkinson Building Contractors, Simons Construction, Thomas Vale Construction, Warings Group.
Specialist contractor of the year: Balfour Kilpatrick, Billington Structures, Lakesmere, Marlborough Brickwork, McDermott Bros Contractors, Prater.
Major housing project: Adastral South Village, London; Broughton Square, Milton Keynes; Chapel, Southampton; Kew Riverside, London; The Village, Caterham-on-the-Hill, Surrey.
Construction client of the year: Allied London, Arsenal, Defence Estates, Derwent Valley, John Lewis Partnership, Land Securities.
Entrepreneur of the year: BIW Technologies, PTE Property, R-gen.
Integrated supply chain: Defence Estates, Interserve Health, Mace, Taylor Woodrow, Thomas Vale Construction, Wolseley UK.
Manufacturer of the year: Cladding Solutions, Ibstock, Marley Eternit, Paroc Panels, Spaceover, Wavin Plastics.
Construction personality of the year: Rab Bennetts, Bennetts Associates; Seb Coe, Olympic committee; Steve McGuckin, Land Securities; Rob Smith, Davis Langdon; John White, Persimmon; Geoff Wright, Hammerson.
If you would like to book a table at the Awards ceremony please contact Jen Clarke on 020 8755 4441 or by email on firstname.lastname@example.org