Celebrating the 2023 Finalists

The shortlist for our prestigious CEO of the Year Award, sponsored by DGP plc has been revealed. This category was not available to enter, and has been awarded by Building magazine. The award recognises individuals who have played a pivotal role in guiding their businesses across the past 12 months. It rewards outstanding leadership and commitment.

  • John Morgan, Morgan Sindall
  • Mark Reynolds, Mace
  • Vince Clancy, Turner & Townsend

Created from entries & nominations for some exemplary work on projects seen across this year's entries, we are thrilled to announce the finalists for Building's Construction Client of the Year:

  • Battersea Power Station Development Company
  • Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council
  • Derwent London
  • Grosvenor
  • Lucy Cavendish College
  • Milton Keynes City Council
  • University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership
  • University of Glasgow

Architectural Practice of the Year sponsored by Mesh Construction Consultancy

Buckley Gray Yeoman

DLG Architects

HLM Architects


LOM architecture and design

Ryder Architecture

The Harris Partnership

Building Magazine Project of the Year sponsored by Aluprof

Helical | Ashby Capital and Arcadis, JJ Mack Building

HLM Architects, The Wave - University of Sheffield Faculty of Social Sciences

HOK, University of Glasgow Advanced Research Centre

Howells, One Centenary Way

Kier Construction, Shakespeare North Playhouse

Mace, Battersea Power Station Phase 2

Morris+Company, The Featherstone Building

Perkins&Will, 150 Holborn

Tilbury Douglas & BDP Architects, New Urgent & Emergency Care Centre Walsall Manor Hospital

Weston Williamson + Partners, Paddington Elizabeth Line Station

Building's Employer of the Year


HLM Architects

Kier Group

LSI Architects


Rider Levett Bucknall

Stride Treglown

Trident Building Consultancy

Ward Williams Associates

Wilson James

Construction Consultant/Surveyor of the Year (fewer than 100 staff)


BIM Academy

Cahill Design Consultants

Magnitude Quantity Surveyors

MESH Construction Consultancy


Plan A Consultants

Playle & Partners

Thomas & Adamson


Construction Consultant/Surveyor of the Year (over 100 staff) sponsored by LABC Warranty

AA Projects

Core Five

CPC Project Services

Currie & Brown


Martin Arnold

Rider Levett Bucknall

Ridge and Partners


Ward Williams Associates

Contractor of the Year (up to £500m)


Curo Construction

Kori Construction Limited


Delivering Social Value Award

EcoWorld London

Greystar Real Estate Partners

Morgan Sindall Construction

Services Design Solution

Studio Four Architects


Digital Excellence Award sponsored by Hollis

AECOM, AECOM Virtual Reality Consultation Platform

ALICE Technologies, SCS Railways and ALICE Technologies

Artelia UK, DigiProject

Buildots, Buildots

HLM Architects, University of Glasgow Net Zero Campus

Kier Construction, Fitzalen High School

Kier in association with Ministry of Justice, Ynomia and PCE Ltd, Using digital techniques to optimise design and construction at HMP Millsike

Tilbury Douglas, Tilbury Douglas Connect Configurator

Engineering Consultant of the Year




Harley Haddow



OFR Consultants

RED Engineering Design Limited

Whitecode Consulting

Housebuilder of the Year sponsored by Rockwool

Berkeley Group

HJK Properties (Northern) Limited

Housing Project of the Year in partnership with The Housing Forum

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris, Egham Gateway West

Assael Architecture, Sunday Mills

Barratt London, Upton Gardens

Buckley Gray Yeoman Limited, 1-7 Dace Road

CField Construction, Lion Green Road Residential Development

David Miller Architects, Parsons North

DLG Architects, Moda New York Square

GRID Architects, Repton Gardens

JTP, Brunel Street Works

Studio Woodroffe Papa and Poggi Architecture, Dockley Apartments

International Project of the Year

AA Projects, DHL Greenfield Copenhagen HUB

Bidwells, New Administration Building, Mae Ramat, Thailand

CField Construction, Musgrave Distribution Centre, Kilcock

Foster + Partners, Ombú

The University of Birmingham, The University of Birmingham Dubai

Major Contractor of the Year (over £500m) sponsored by Fenwick Elliott



Manufacturer of the Year in partnership with the Construction Products Association

ACS Stainless Steel Fixings

Cemfree, part of DB Group




Polypipe Building Services

Siderise Insulation

Net Zero Award in partnership with UKGBC

AECOM, University of Salford Energy House 2.0

Barr Gazetas, Holbein Gardens

EMR, EMR’s ultra-low carbon Reusable Steel

ISG, The Entopia building

Lloyds Banking Group, Halifax Trinity Road Ground Source Heat Pump

Mayor of London, Retrofit Accelerator - Homes Innovation Partnership

measurable.energy, Eliminating wasted energy in buildings

Turner & Townsend, The Embodied Carbon Calculator

Wates, Wellington Place 11 & 12

WSP, Durley Chine Environmental Hub

Offsite Project of the Year

Autolus Therapeutics – The UK’s first CAR-T cell manufacturing facility, Merit

King's College Hospital outpatients facility, Premier Modular

London & Regional Hotels, The Mole Resort

Lyon's Dock, Greenford Quay, Tide Construction and Vision Modular Systems

Merstham Park School, McAvoy

National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS), HLM Architects

The Forge - Kit of Parts, NG Bailey

Retrofit/Refurbishment Project of the Year sponsored by AET Flexible Space

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris, Tower Hamlets Town Hall

Buckley Gray Yeoman, Campus Reading International

Child Graddon Lewis, Soho Square

EPR Architects, All Saints

Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Gilbert-Ash, National Portrait Gallery Redevelopment

Hall McKnight, Quadrangle Building, King's College London

HTA Design, 75 Wallis Road

MCW architects, St John's College, Cambridge - New Dining Room, Bar and Cafe

Mikhail Riches, Park Hill Phase 2

Purcell, Elizabeth Tower

Small Project of the Year (up to £5m) sponsored by Clement Windows Group

2 Auriol Drive: Net Zero Carbon Industrial Refurbishment, Arcadis

Dock House, AWW

Haberdashers' Boys' Pre-Prep School, IID Architects

New Courtyard Housing in Stratford, Edward Williams Architects

Perkins&Will, Grenfell Nursery

Queen Elizabeth II Building at Glenthorne High School, Management & Construction Services Limited

Waterside Pavilion, Greenaway Architecture

Whitehouse Farm, A'Bear & Ball Architects

Specialist Contractor of the Year sponsored by Wilson James

A2O Facades


Jones and Woolman UK

NG Bailey

SES Engineering Services