Winners – 2016

ECI Project of the Year  2016

Winner: Costain:
Project title: Liverpool Waste Water Treatment Works

“Such upgrade and expansion infrastructure projects have unique complexities and challenges. Critically the United Utilities customer should not be affected during the project. The judging panel was particularly impressed at the level of collaboration and the adoption of a  one team approach, precision design and value engineering resulted in an ahead of schedule and below budget achievement and  importantly to the clients specification. The application of the ACTIVE Principles was the cornerstone to the success.”

Companies involved:
Client: United Utilities
Main Contractor:              Galliford Try, Costain and Atkins Joint Venture
Subcontractors:                AECOM, Bowercross Construction, Bachy Soletanche, Gallaway Construction, Merit Merrell, Interface Contracts, PICOW
Vendors:                             Siemens, Sulzer, Hidrostal, Alfa Laval, Lloyd Morris, ABB

ECI Young Professional of the Year Award 2016

 Dave Fogarty – Costain
“The judging panel was particularly impressed with the excellent progression made by Dave who started as an Apprentice in 2007 and today he continues to demonstrate a maturity and application of skills beyond his years in his specific engineering discipline but also his involvement in the wider engineering and construction community.”



Highly Commended:

Omar Atwan – CB&I
“The judging panel have decided to commend Omar due to the maturity he demonstrates on his projects at this early stage in his career. The panel noted the significant and impressive developments made in his particular area of expertise.”

Tom Williams, Sellafield Ltd
“The judging panel acknowledged that Tom has achieved excellent career and skills development in a short space of time, and appreciated the fact that he has applied himself particularly well across a broad spectrum of roles  at Sellafield Ltd”

Ioanna Papanikolaou – Costain

“The judging panel have decided to commend Ioanna for her academic and workplace achievements but also her innovative qualities and self confidence which has led to her identifying areas of  improvement and the ability to communicate the changes.”



Award for Honorary Fellow of ECI
Presented to: Clive Winkler