The shortlist for this year’s Highways Awards is as follows:
M6 North East Spur & Rushall Canal Bridges Re-waterproofing Scheme
London Borough of Waltham Forest
Enjoy Waltham Forest
North Somerset Council, Bristol City Council & Alun Griffiths (Contractors) Ltd
South Bristol Link
The Most Innovative Highway Authority Scheme of the Year 2017 is awarded to the highway authority whose approach and innovation has allowed them, within the last two years, to develop a project or scheme that delivers measurable and sustainable benefits to the community and the authority.
- Detail the approach to the innovative element of the scheme and highlight the areas of best practice.
- Explain the challenges met and obstacles overcome.
- What was the impact of the activity on the community locally or at large?
- Explain the approach taken to demonstrate the degree of collaborative working and stakeholder engagement.
A-One+ Integrated Highway Services
A66 Scotch Corner to Hartforth – the 1,000 tonne challenge
With the A66 Scotch Corner to Hartforth renewal scheme A-one+ showed that a target previously thought to be unachievable could be met – and beaten – through teamwork and by looking at the challenge from every angle.
The scheme featured a great degree of collaborative working and innovation in how it worked with the community.
2016 runners up
Telford Box Road
Liverpool City Council
RGF Leeds Street, Liverpool