Major Project Award
The award recognises the
contribution of a team of up to five engineers,
based in the UK, who have delivered a major
engineering project that has had a substantial
impact on society. The project can come from any
branch of engineering.
Engineering and design consultancy
Five of Arup's top engineers - John Turzynski, Peter Evans, Ian Gardner, Mike Byrne and Jim Burridge - have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to the delivery of a number of large projects that have transformed King's Cross from a run-down district into a new city quarter and a magnificent multi-modal transport interchange.
[2014 News Release]
Sir John Armitt CBE FREng
Chairman of the Olympic Delivery Authority
Recognising Sir John for
delivering one of the most prestigious projects for
the UK in recent times, transforming an area of East
London waste land into the hub of the 2012 Olympic
and Paralympic Games. He has delivered this
exceptional project on time and to budget,
overcoming many challenges while under intense
scrutiny from the rest of the world.
[2012 News Release]
Stephen Payne OBE RDI FREng
Awarded in recognition of his achievements in
designing and project managing the construction of
the super liner Queen Mary 2.
[2006 News Release]