Sir Arnold Waters Medal

The Sir Arnold Waters Medal is an annual prize which recognises the best presentations to have won a Regional Group award. 

Sir Arnold Waters was twice President of the Institution and a holder of the Victoria Cross, which he won for his bravery constructing a bridge under fire during World War One.

2018 award winner

  • Paul Fast for ‘Timber engineering innovations in structural timber design and construction'

Status Closed until December 2018
Eligibility All presentation authors must be members of the Institution, of any grade.
The presentation must be submitted by a Regional Group representative.
The submission may take the form of a written paper or electronic presentation.
Further information can be found in 'Guidance for Regional Groups'.
Entry format Presentation
Questions Panel Secretary



Previous winners

2017 award winners

  • Martin Paul Ashmead, for his paper ‘Building Collapses & Dangerous Structures
  • William John Harvey for his paper ‘They said it couldn’t be done: Elevarch
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