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Yorkshire & Humber Awards - finalists

Schemes from across the region made the final shortlist for the Yorkshire and Humber Awards 2009

A631 West Bawtry Road, Rotherham              

Client: Rotherham MBC
Contractor: Birse Civils
Designer: Rotherham MBC

Castleford Footbridge              

Client: Wakefield MDC
Contractor: Costain
Designer: McDowell & Benedetti
Others: Yorkshire Forward, Channel 4, English Partnerships

Castleford Weir Fish Pass

Client: Environment Agency
Contractor: Costain
Designer: Arup
Others: Fishway Engineering, Wakefield MDC, Heritage Lottery Fund, SITA Trust                      

Cavendish Street DG5 Flooding Scheme                      

Client: Yorkshire Water
Contractor: J N Bentley
Designer: Mott MacDonald Bentley

CPM1/3 Park Road Railway Bridge, Pontefract                       

Client: Network Rail   
Contractor: May Gurney Rail
Designer: WYG Engineering

Water Management initiatives

Client: Bradford MBC 
Contractor: Drake Plant Hire/Peter Duffy
Designer: Drainage Services Unit (Bradford MBC)       
Others: EC Interreg North Sea IIIb Projects, Pennine Water Group, WREN, Sheffield University

Eldwick Reservoir Safety Works                     

Client: Yorkshire Water           
Contractor: J N Bentley
Designer: Mott McDonald Bentley

Elland Emergency Natural Slope Stabilisation               

Client: Network Rail    
Contractor: May Gurney Rail
Designer: Arup

Following a major land slip above a railway line, this project involved the design, construction and subsequent monitoring of complex emergency slope stabilisation works on a steep hill side with limited access.

Hull Paragon Interchange                     

Client: Hull CC/Hull City Build 
Contractor: C Spencer
Designer: WYG Engineering     
Others: Holder Mathias Allcock, Deacon & Jones, Mace

Lafarge Plasterboard Manufacturing and Distribution Facility                

Client: Lafrage Plasterboard     
Contractor: Clugston Construction
Designer: WYG Engineering     
Others: Scott Wilson, Farrell & Clark, Caunton Engineering, LL J Monks                       

Lee Lane Sewage Treatment Works Final Effluent Compliance             

Yorkshire Water
Contractor: ETM4
Designer: ETM4          

Leeds Old Low Level Sewer Renovation Phase 4                    

Client: Yorkshire Water           
Contractor: ETM4
Designer: ETM4          
Others: Coopers CE                 

Loftsome Bridge WTW Wind Turbines

Client: Yorkshire Water           
Contractor: Laing O’Rourke
Designer: Arup
Others: Halcrow

Reconstruction of Bridge 71 over River Worth             

Client: Network Rail    
Contractor: BAM Nutall
Designer: WYG Engineering

Restoration of The Druid’s Bridge, Nostell Priory                     

Client: National Trust   
Contractor: Simpsons
Designer: Alan Wood & Partners                

Rotherham Renaissance Flood Risk Scheme                

Client: Rotherham MBC          
Contractor: Volker Stevin
Designer: Jacobs UK   
Others: Yorkshire Forward, European Objective 1, Environment Agency, Yorks Regional Flood Defence Committee, Wildlife Trust, Firth Rixson, Pendragon, Magna, Primesite, Cutlers’s Trust, St Paul’s Developments, Corus, Network Rail, BOC, Yorkshire Water, Sheffield CC           

Seamer Wastewater Treatment Works Inlet Works                  

Client: Yorkshire Water           
Contractor: Costain
Designer: Mouchel       

Selby Flood Alleviation Scheme                       

Client: Environment Agency     
Contractor: Volker Stevin/Birse Civils
Designer: Black & Veatch        
Others: Defra, North Yorks CC, Yorkshire Regional Flood Defence Committee, Selby District Council      

Strafford Minewater Treatment Scheme                       

Client: The Coal Authority        
Contractor: J N Bentley
Designer: Mott MacDonald            

Strines Reservoir Safety Works                       

Client: Yorkshire Water           
Contractor: J N Bentley
Designer: Mott MacDonal Bentley              

The Crescent, Menston DG5 Flooding Scheme            

Client: Yorkshire Water           
Contractor: J N Bentley
Designer: Mott MacDonald Bentley                  

The Vestry Hall, Burngreave                

Client: Burngreave New Deal for Communities 
Contractor: Simpsons (York)
Designer: Allen Tod Architects 
Others: Sheffield Design & Project Management, Arup                               

Walshaw Dean Middle Reservoir Project                     

Client: Yorkshire Water           
Contractor: J N Bentley
Designer: Mott MacDonald Bentley            

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