Winners: RICS NI Awards 2019

We are thrilled to share TODD Architects designed Craigavon Area Hospital: Blossom Children’s & Young People Centre won in its Infrastructure Award category and Omagh Integrated Primary School came Highly Commended in the Community Benefit category at last nights RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) NI Awards, held at the Crowne Plaza, Belfast.

Congratulations and well deserved to both design teams, clients and all contractors involved.

 

A record thirty-six of Northern Ireland’s most innovative and community beneficial property projects were shortlisted for this years Awards, across eight categories: Building Conservation, Commercial, Community Benefit, Design through Innovation, Infrastructure, Regeneration, Residential and Tourism & Leisure.

 

All Northern Ireland winners go on to compete against other regional winners at the national RICS Awards Grand Final in November 2019, for the chance to be crowned the overall UK winner in their respective category.

 

Four projects shortlisted for RICS NI Awards 2019

RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) has announced the shortlist for this year’s RICS Awards 2019, Northern Ireland.

A record thirty-six of Northern Ireland’s most innovative and community beneficial property projects have captured the hearts of RICS judges and will now go on to compete in eight categories at this year’s awards ceremony in May. The eight categories for 2019 are; Building Conservation, Commercial, Community Benefit, Design through Innovation, Infrastructure, Regeneration, Residential and Tourism & Leisure.

TODD Architects are delighted and proud to share four of our entered projects have been successfully shortlisted:

Community Benefit category:
Omagh Integrated Primary & Nursery School

Infrastructure category:
Rathview Mental Healthcare Facility
The Blossom Children & Young People’s Centre, Craigavon Area Hospital
The Croft, Abbotts Road, Newtownabbey


“What’s great about the RICS Awards is that they celebrate and recognise the community impact that these shortlisted property projects are having on their local communities, as well as the talent and collaboration of the teams behind them. Some of these shortlisted projects have helped to attract more visitors and inward investment, whilst others have provided much needed housing or vital services and infrastructure to their communities. The teams behind them should be extremely proud as many were delivered on time and within budget, and with sustainability at the heart, to ensure they are as energy efficient and environmentally friendly as possible.”

Michael Hannaway, Chair of the RICS Awards 2019, NI judging panel.

 

The RICS NI Awards 2019 will be held on Thursday, May 30 at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Belfast, we wish the best of luck to all teams involved.

All Northern Ireland winners go on to compete against other regional winners at the national RICS Awards Grand Final in November 2019, for the chance to be crowned the overall UK winner in their respective category.

 

Two TODD Architects designed Healthcare schemes win RICS NI Awards

Thirty four impressive local schemes, representing best practice by professionals working in the built environment and providing benefit to communities, battled it out for top honours at the 2018 RICS Awards, Northern Ireland, which took place at the La Mon Hotel & Spa, Belfast on Friday 25 May 2018. There were a total of eight shortlisted categories – Building Conservation, Commercial, Community Benefit, Design through Innovation, Infrastructure, Regeneration, Residential and Tourism & Leisure. The Awards ceremony

We are very proud to share that two of our TODD Architects designed healthcare schemes won RICS NI Awards this year; Omagh Hospital & Primary Care Complex in the Design Through Innovation category and Enniskillen NI Ambulance Station in the Infrastructure category. Congratulations to all involved on both design teams.

Both winning projects were highly praised by the awarding judges on their innovative design approaches;

Design through Innovation – Omagh Hospital and Primary Care Complex. Judges praised the “revolutionary improvements in the efficient and holistic delivery of community carer services at a single location” and the “feel good factor” it had created for the local community.

Infrastructure – Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Station, Enniskillen. Judges of the awards said the new station was “ground breaking, innovative and representative of how future stations will be”.


“The eight exciting winning schemes are all having an extremely positive impact on their local communities. The teams behind them have worked tirelessly and with incredible vision to create projects which provide tremendous benefit across areas as diverse and important as healthcare, education, housing, the workplace and tourism. 
Through collaborating with other professionals, local surveyors have shown that they have the talent to deliver exemplary and in many cases world-class built projects.”

Michael Hannaway,
Chair of the RICS Awards Northern Ireland judging panel.

 

All RICS NI category winners will go on to compete with other regional winners at the national RICS Awards Grand Final on 2 November 2018 in London, for the chance to win the overall UK winner in their respective category.

More info on the winning RICS NI Awards projects : http://bit.ly/2H1DqQU

Awards Brochure: https://issuu.com/ricsmodus/docs/rics-awards-winners-2018-northern-i/14

RICS NI Awards 2018

The RICS Awards recognise and celebrate the most innovative and inspirational projects per UK region and their impact on local communities.

This is the 150th year of the awards and we are delighted to share that TODD Architects designed Omagh Hospital & Healthcare Complex and NIAS Enniskillen Ambulance Station have both made the shortlist.

Omagh Hospital & Primary Care Complex has been shortlisted in both the Infrastructure and Design through Innovation categories and Enniskillen NIAS has been shortlisted in the Infrastructure category.

The awards ceremony takes place on Thursday 24 May at La Mon Hotel & Country Club.

Best of luck to all teams involved!

View full shortlist here: http://bit.ly/2r5npED