This award from fibUK showcases how structural concrete is used in design or construction.
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
Where applicable entries should highlight aspects of the project that contribute to addressing 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.
Submit a poster as a PDF file: on a single A3 page, with a word count in the range of 500 to 1000 words, a total maximum file size of 20MB.
Your poster should include:
Title (encapsulating your solution)
A short statement describing your design/construction project or research question
Text/sketches/photos/key details explaining the interesting aspects of the solution and its use of concrete