This award from fibUK showcases how structural concrete is used in design or construction to produce efficient solutions.
Entries: Design a poster describing your interesting application of concrete and how it solved a design or construction problem. The solution can be part of a large or small project in the field of building or civil engineering that is ongoing or has been completed within the last 24 months. Judges will consider both new applications and familiar applications executed to a high standard.
Project technical innovations
Developing or exploiting new construction techniques
Producing highly optimised designs
Examples of overcoming complex design challenges
Cover aspects of research, design, assessment or construction
Provide details of the whole project or focus on specific aspects where concrete has enabled or contributed to the success of the solution
Relevancy of subject matter to improving professional practice
Usefulness and relevance of the information presented on the poster
Judges will welcome entries demonstrating solutions that contribute to global challenges such as: reducing the consumption of natural resources, addressing climate change and improving the resilience of our infrastructure.
To note: Judges will not provide feedback to applicants.