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Made in Yorkshire Manufacturing Apprenticeship/Training Scheme Award – Winner

After being shortlisted for three awards at the 2018 Made in Yorkshire presentation evening, Billington were delighted to receive the award for Manufacturing Apprenticeship/Training Scheme.

UK Tekla Awards Public Vote – Winner – Project Beagle

Billington Structures Ltd was pleased to announce that it won the Public Vote category at Trimble’s UK Tekla Awards 2017, after being recognised for its innovative use of Tekla Structures for the Project Beagle – Ingenuity House project for Interserve.

Structural Steel Design Awards – Commendation – The Hurlingham Club Racquet Centre
Structural Steel Design Awards – Merit – A400M MRO Facility RAF Brize Norton

Billington were delighted to have two project shortlisted for the 2017 Structural Steel Design Awards and eagerly awaited the results from the awards evening held on 4th October. The projects were The Hurlingham Club Racquet Cente in London and the A400M MRO Facility RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire.

Although Billington did not receive the highest achievement of an award with these projects, they did achieve a commendation and a merit during the presentation evening which is still a great accomplishment for two well-deserved projects.

Regional Contractor of the Year – BAM Construction Ltd

BAM Construction Ltd awarded Billington Structures ‘Regional Contractor of the Year’ at their Annual Supply Chain Awards 2017. This Gold certificate of recognition was awarded to Billington at the annual event, hosted on 3rd May at BAM offices at Salford Quays.

Structural Steel Design Awards Commendations – The Diamond Engineering Building & 6 Bevis Marks Roof Garden

Billington were delighted to have two projects commended in the 2016 Structural Steel Design Awards. One for the new engineering building at Sheffield University and the other a roof top garden structure on London’s skyline at the 6 Bevis Marks building, opposite the gherkin.

Structural Steel Design Award Winner – Derby Arena

Billington Structures were proud to have their project, Derby Arena, win the prestigious Structural Steel Design Award 2015.

Builder and Engineer Awards – Winner – Specialist Contractor of the Year

Having previously won the award, it came as a shock to be short-listed for the second year running. There are some excellent companies competing for this award and we feel honoured to be amongst some of the best specialist contractors in construction.

Business Growth – Barnsley Business Awards

The award, sponsored by the Barnsley Chronicle recognised Billington’s achievement of significant and sustained growth or development over the past three years. Since 2004, the company has increased its turnover by 43% to £55m and seen an associated increase in pre-tax profit of 319% (£4.5m).

Builder and Engineer Awards – Winner – Specialist Contractor of the Year

At the recent Builder and Engineer Awards in Manchester, witnessed by the cream of the Northern Construction Industry, Billington picked up the “Specialist Contractor of the Year” Award for their 3D modelling and manufacturing capabilities not to mention their Health and Safety innovations and procedures.

Structural model for the Xscape

Billington structures has proved once again they are ahead of the game when it comes to drawing and detailing structural steelwork projects. They achieved a runner up position for their work on the Magna Project in 2002 and have just scored first place in the 2003 Awards for their work on the structural model for the Xscape, indoor ski slope project, in Castleford.

RIBA White Rose Award

MAGNA – Billington project wins the RIBA White Rose Award for Design Excellence for projects constructed in Yorkshire.

Building Magazine Awards – Winner – Structural Specialist of the Year

Billington has a reputation within the construction community as one of the most advanced subcontractors around. This is well deserved, as wherever you look, Billington has been at the forefront of construction’s age of enlightenment. It has developed a futuristic IT system that takes a project from preliminary design to the as-built manual.

Building Magazine Awards – Winner – Specialist Contractor of the Year

The Judges said: “Its engineering expertise coupled with IT driven efficiency and an amazing health and safety record earned Billington Structures first place in this category… If more contractors were like this one, Britain’s construction Industry would be the best in the world.

Contract Journal Awards – Winner – Specialist Contractor & IT Award

Billington was named “Specialist Contractor of the Year 2004”, (They also won it in 2001) picked up the Information Technology Award, and were shortlisted in two other categories, “Health and Safety” and “Product Manufacturer of the Year”.

Contract Journal Awards – Winner – Specialist Contractor of the Year

Billington Win the prestigious Contract Journal’s “Specialist Contractor of the Year Award”, for their work on MAGNA and a number of projects throughout the UK.

Institution of Structural Engineers

Billington Employees win the Institution of Structural Engineers “Award for Design Excellence” for the Bradford Transport Interchange.

European Steel Design Awards – 26th September 2003

Billington Structures has been recognised in the prestigious European Steel Design Awards, for their structural steelwork on the Manchester Box Works development. Presented in Switzerland on 17th September, in front of an international audience at the annual forum of The European Convention for Constructional Steelwork (ECCS), Billington are delighted to have secured their first European Award.

Structural Steel Design Awards – 22nd June 2002

At the Structural Steel Design Awards 2002 held at the Savoy Hotel, London, Billington earned another accolade to add to their already burgeoning portfolio. The Magna Structure in Rotherham received a commendation for the extraordinary development around the four elements Earth, Air, Fire and Water.

The RIBA Sterling Prize – 20th October 2001

“Building of the Year” was won by Architects Wilkinson Eyre of London for the Magna project in Rotherham. Billington Structures supplied the steelwork for the Earth, Air, Fire and Water Pavilions for the building.

Construction News Awards – Winner – Specialists in Construction Awards – 20th April 2005

Presented by Construction News, Billington Structures secured first ever “Steelwork Specialist of the Year” award. The award was presented to Steve Fareham MD at a glittering ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.

Construction Marketing Awards – 1st November 2001

MAGNA – Billington Marketing Department – Winner the CMCA “Construction Marketing Awards” 2001. According to the Judges, “Billington won this award due to their extremely innovative and cost effective approach to marketing themselves within the Construction Industry.

International Strucad Award – 1st March 2001

Billington’s technical team wins the “International Strucad Award” for their modelling of the water pavilion at Magna in Rotherham.

Institution of Structural Engineers – 16th October 2002

Billington Structures picked up their award for design excellence at the Institution of Structural Engineers Inaugural Meeting on the evening of the 16th October 2002. The Award was presented to Billington for their contribution to the new Bradford Transport Interchange, a tubular structure of some complexity.

Building Magazine – Winner – Specialist Contractor Awards – 2003 – 14th November 2003

Billington received a number of accolades after having been shortlisted 3 times for Building Magazine’s Specialist Contractor Awards held in London at the Grosvenor House Hotel. Billington secured first place for Best Health and Safety Initiative, The STAR one minute risk assessment, were runner up for Best Innovation.

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