The Broomhill Sands Coastal Defense Scheme has been named recipient of yet another prestigious industry award – the Brassey Award (Kent & East Sussex) for Engineering Excellence which was presented at the recent ICE South East England Awards Ceremony.
The Brassey Award winner is selected from the shortlisted entries for the ICE South East England Awards.
The award is given to the project deemed by the judging panel to be the best example of engineering excellence in the ICE Kent & East Sussex branch area.
The £30 million Broomhill Sands scheme, located in Camber, Kent, also won the Best Infrastructure Award at the ICE South East Awards’ Ceremony at The Grand, Brighton on 14 July.
The awards ceremony was hosted by former Top Gear and Fifth Gear presenter Tiff Needell, with the awards presented by Sir John Armitt, ICE President and National Infrastructure Commissioner.
Broomhill Sands was delivered by Team Van Oord working on behalf of the Environment Agency, and in partnership with Mott MacDonald, CH2M and Arcadis.