2013 Award Nominees

The following award nominations have been made by FIDIC members. The projects nominated have been designed by a member firm and they will be judged against a number of criteria including international recognition, technical excellence, innovation, how well they have endured and their sustainability.


Project Nominees:

Australia: Sydney Harbour Bridge , Sydney Opera House

Belgium: CAN plant-Sasol Nitro

Canada: Canada PlaceConfederation Bridge

China: 4×1000MW Coal-fired Power Plant Project of Huaneng Yuhuan Power Plant, 1000 kV Southeast Shanxi-Nanyang-Jingmen Ultra High Voltage AC Pilot, The Urban Environment Improvement Project- Beijing Urban Forest System Project, Beijing-Shanghai High-speed Railway Project, Beijing-Zhangjiakou Railway Project, Canton Tower, China Import and Export Fair Pazhou Complex, Chinese Treasure — Tian’anmen Square Architectural Complex, Gezhouba-Shanghai ±500 kV HVDC Transmission Project, Longtan Hydropower Project on Hongshui River, One million t/a Potassium Chloride Project, Pangang V-Ti Magnetite Resource Utilization Project, Sustainability Strategy Project of Daqing Oilfield, Renovation of The Prince Kung's Palace- China, Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel, Shuimo Town Post-Earthquake Reconstruction Project, Sutong Bridge, The Beijing Olympic Integrated Communication Engineering Project, The New Museum of China Science and Technology Museum, Beijing National Aquatics Center, Yuan Longping Super Hybrid Rice Improved Variety Industrialization Project, GD Power Datong No.2 Power Plant, Runyang Yangtze River Highway Bridge, Datong – Qinhuangdao Heavy-Haul Railway Project, Nanjing Yangtze River Bridge, Wuhan Tianxingzhou Yangtze River Bridge, Blown Sand Prevention and Controlling Project of the Shapotou Section in Baotou-Lanzhou Railway, Qinling Tunnel Group, Qinghai-Tibet Railway Project, Chengdu-Kunming Railway, 425KM Urban Rail Transit Basic Network in Shanghai China, Three Gorges Project, Guizhou Hongjiadu Hydropower Station on Wujiang River, Upgrading and Expansion Project of Shanghai Bailonggang Wastewater Treatment Plant, Lubuge Hydropower Project, Tianshengqiao I Hydropower Project, Gongboxia Multipurpose Dam Project on the Yellow River, Gaobeidian Sewage Treatment Project in Beijing, Shanghai Hongqiao Comprehensive Traffic Hub, Jinan-Qingdao Expressway, Yulin to Jingbian Desert Expressway, Ertan Hydroelectric Project, China Telecom High-Quality IP Backbone Network (CN2) Project, Guangzhou Opera House, Dachaoshan Hydropower Station, EAST Fully Superconducting Tokamak Construction and Experiments, Guangdong Science Center (GDSC), 750kV Guanting~East of Lanzhou Power Transmission and Transformation Demonstration Project, Shanghai Waigaoqiao Power Plant Phase III Project, The Reconstruction Project of Chuanzhusi-Jiuzhaigou Road, China Highway and Waterway Integrated Transportation System Plan (1990-2020), Guizhou Wujiang Puding Hydropower Station on SanCha River, Shanghai Oriental Pearl Broadcasting & TV Tower, Shanghai Synchrotron Radition Factility West-East Gas Pipeline

Denmark: Danish Broadcasting Corporation Concert Hall

France: The Channel Tunnel, CTRL- Channel Tunnel Rail Link, East European HSL, Al Mushaaer Mugaddasah Metro Project, Saint-Lazare Railway Station, The Reconstruction of the Old Bridge of Mostar

Greece: Rion-Antirion Bridge Project, Basilica of the Most Holy Trinity

Mexico: Contingency Management and Long Term Solution for Blockage of the Grijalva River, Tunnel Emisor Oriente

Netherlands: The Dutch Delta Works

New Zealand: Britomart Transport Centre, USAR Specialist: Response to Christchurch Earthquakes Project, Newmarket Viaduct Replacement Project

Peru: Master Design of the Massive Transit System for Lima & Callao

Japan: The Tokaido Shinkansen, Yoyogi National Stadiums

Spain: GEMASOLAR, Mesaieed A IPP Power Plant, New Port Facilites in Punta Langosteira

Switzerland: Gothard Base Tunnel 

United Kingdom: Burj Khalifa, London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games, The Channel Tunnel, The Falkirk Wheel, Hong Kong International Airport, Thames Barrier, The Shard

United States of America: AEOS Meter Telescope Facility, Orange County Groundwater Replenishment System, Fort McHenry Tunnel, San Francisco MUNI Metro, Hoover Dam BypassWorld Trade Center Forensic Study, Oregon Health & Science University, Doernbecher Children's Hospital

Firm Nominees: 

Read Jones Christoffersen, China International Engineering Consulting Corporation (CIECC), China Mobile Group Design Co. Ltd. CNPC PetroAdvisory Co., Ltd., Shanghai Tunnel Engineering & Rail Transit Design and Research Institute, Opus International Consultants, Ove Arup and Partners International Ltd. 

Individual Nominees: 

Huang Wo, Niu Xinqiang, Wang Zhengming, Zhang Xigang, Zhu Zhaosong, Constantinos A. Doxiadis, Dr. Felipe Ochoa-Rosso, Charles Mertz, Sir Murdoch MacDonald, Sir. Ove Arup,  Mr Yutaka Kubota