Awards and prizes

Awards and prizes

    • Engineers Ireland
      The Geotechnical Prize 2009

    • Dr Toby Roberts of WJ Groundwater and Dr Mike Long of University College Dublin were awarded the Geotechnical Prize for their paper and presentation on Engineering Characterisation of the Glaciofluvial Gravels of Cork City.
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    • The Institution of Civil Engineers / The British Geotechnical Association
      Fleming Award 2006

    • Awarded to the Govan Dewatering project team: Keller Ground Engineering, WJ Groundwater and Strathclyde Partnership for Transport.
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    • Institution of Civil Engineers
      Halcrow Prize 2006

    • Awarded to Dr Gary Holmes of WJ Groundwater, Howard Rosoe of Skanska and Adam Chodorowski for their paper Construction monitoring of cut and cover tunnels (Proc. Insts. Civ. Engrs. Geotechnical Engineering, October 2005).
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    • Saltire Society of Scotland in association with the Institution of Civil Engineers
      Civil Engineering Awards: Commendation 2006

    • This award recognises excellence in Civil Engineering in Scotland. The Govan Dewatering scheme received a Commendation: Keller Ground Engineering, WJ Groundwater and Strathclyde Partnership for Transport.
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    • The Institution of Civil Engineers /
      The British Geotechnical
      Association Fleming Award 2005

    • Awarded to Isle of Wight Castlehaven Coastal Protection project team: High-Point Rendel, Van Oord UK, TP GEO/Groupe Ress, Isle of Wight Council, Defra and WJ Groundwater.
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    • Institution of Civil Engineers
      Telford Prize 2005

    • Awarded to Dr Toby Roberts of WJ Groundwater, Paul Morrison of Arup and Andy McNamara of Skanska for their paper Design and construction of a deep shaft for Crossrail (Proc. Insts. Civ. Engrs. Geotechnical Engineering 157, Issue GE4, pp 173–182 October 2004).
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    • The Institution of Civil Engineers /
      The British Geotechnical
      Association Fleming Award 2004

    • Awarded to the Moorhouse Draught Relief Shaft project team: Crossrail, Ove Arup, Foster and Partners, GCG Skanska and WJ Groundwater.
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    • Deep Foundation Institute
      Outstanding Project Award 2004

    • Awarded to the Moorhouse Draught Relief Shaft project team: Crossrail, Ove Arup, Foster and Partners, GCG Skanska and WJ Groundwater.
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    • Institution of Civil Engineers
      Halcrow Prize 2003

    • Awarded to Dr Toby Roberts of WJ Groundwater and Dr Martin Preene of Golder Associates for their paper Groundwater control for construction in the Lambeth Group (Proc. Insts. Civ. Engrs. Geotechnical Engineering 155, Issue 4, pp 221–227 October 2002).
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