Wates has recognised nine businesses at their Supply Chain Awards 2014, which was held last night at the St. Johns hotel in Solihull, handing out ten awards overall. Now in their third year the awards continue to support and recognise Wates supply chain partners and have emerged as a widely celebrated accolade for service providers.
The Wates Supply Chain Awards recognise excellence throughout the supply chain, commending those businesses that are making a positive contribution to successfully delivering projects safely, on time and within budget. There were ten awards presented last night, and within each category, a winner was rewarded for their contribution over the last 12 months.
The winners and highly commended awards in each category are as follows:
Contribution to Health and Safety:
Winner: Oakswood Services for Wates Living Space
Highly Commended: JP Dunn for Wates Construction
Contribution to Environment and Sustainability:
Winner: Artic Building Services for Wates interiors & Retail
Winner: Platt & Reilly for Wates construction
Partner of the Year:
Winner: DIVA for Wates Construction
Winner: AJ Mechanical & Electrical Services for Wates Living Space
Winner: Artic Building Services for Wates Interiors and Retail
Highly Commended: Northfield Construction for Wates Construction
Highly Commended: Promech for Wates Living Space
Highly Commended: Streamline Northern for Wates Interiors and Retail
Supplier of the Year:
Winner: Travis Perkins
Highly Commended: Thorpes
Social Enterprise of the Year:
Winner: CleanStart for Wates Living Space
Winner: FutureWorks for Wates Construction
Highly Commended: Spotless Recruitment
Chairman’s Award for Outstanding Contribution by an Individual or Team:
Winner: Paul Hallsworth, ECO-1 Electrical Solutions for Wates Interiors and Retail
John Howell, Wates Group Production Director commented: “We are delighted for all of our award winners in each category, it serves as a testament to their hard work and commitment over the last 12 months. At Wates we highly value the contributions of our suppliers; they are the key to the successful delivery of our projects and our awards will continue to recognise those key partners, and inspire others to achieve the same high standards that we set for ourselves.”
The third Annual Supply Chain Awards took place at the St. Johns Hotel in Solihull on Wednesday 17th September and featured up-and-coming comedian Jamie Sutherland for the evening’s entertainment.
We’d like to congratulate all winners at the Wates Supply Chain Awards 2014 and we look forward to recognising many more supply chain partners in future that are positively contributing to the Wates Group businesses.