2015 AAPA Gala Dinner & Industry Award Nights

Congratulations to the 2015 AAPA Industry Award Winners.

The awards provided a unique opportunity for all sectors of our industry to participate across a range of categories and achieve true marketplace recognition.

Photos online

Click here to check out the photos from our Awards Nights.

2015 AAPA National Award Winners

The AAPA National Industry Award winners were announced in September at the 2015 AAPA International Flexible Pavements Conference, Gold Coast. All AAPA State Award winners (listed below) qualified to be recognised as the best in the country.

2015 AAPA National Award winners:

  • Safety Initiative Award: Jim Appleby, Downer for the Near Miss System
  • Outstanding Project Award: Boral for the Toowoomba Range Realignment Project
  • Innovation in Design, Process or Product Award: Downer for the 99% Recycled Asphalt Product
  • Industry Leadership Award: Rob McGuire, Boral

2015 AAPA State Award Winners

2015 AAPA State winners were announced at individual awards nights in their respective capitals.

Queensland

MODA Events, Portside, 22 May 15

  • Outstanding Project Award: Boral for the Toowoomba Range Realignment Project.
  • Innovation in Design, Process or Product Award: Fulton Hogan for the Field Testing Laboratory Vehicle.
  • Safety Initiatives Award: Mark Taylor, Boral.
  • Industry Leadership Award: Rob McGuire, Boral.

New South Wales

Doltone House, Hyde Park, ​29 May 15

  • Outstanding Project Award: Downer Infrastructure and AML for their project on the Eastern Distributor – Cleveland Street Underpass remediation.
  • Innovation in Design, Process or Product Award: Boral for the Design and Construction of the asphalt pavement for Enfield Intermodal Logistics Centre.
  • Safety Initiatives Award: Jim Appleby, Downer
  • Industry Leadership Award: Bevan Sullivan, Fulton Hogan.

Victoria

Hawthorn Arts Centre, Hawthorn, 24 Jul 15

  • Innovation in Design, Process or Product Award: Downer for 99% Recycled Asphalt
  • Outstanding Project Award: Downer for Pakenham Racecourse
  • Safety Initiatives Award: David Snape, Fulton Hogan
  • Industry Leadership Award: Dr. Nigel Preston, VIVA Energy

Western Australia

Matilda Bay on the River, Crawley, ​29 Jul 15

  • Industry Leadership Award: Russell Clayton, GHD
  • Innovation in Design, Process or Product Award: Fulton Hogan for Design of New Deep Lift Asphalt Mixes
  • Outstanding Project Award: Downer for Design Kimberley Regional Airport Overlay
  • Safety Initiatives Award: Carrick Bensemann, Fulton Hogan

South Australia

Adelaide Pavilion, Veale Gardens, Adelaide, 21 Aug 15

  • Industry Leadership Award: Andrew Young, Topcoat Asphalt
  • Innovation in Design, Process or Product Award: Department of Planning, Training and Infrastructure for Triple Seal Treatment at Intersections.
  • Outstanding Project Award: Fulton Hogan for the RAAF Woomera Rehabilitation and Resurfacing Project
  • Safety Initiatives Award: Shawn Mumford and Vince Pearse, Downer Road Services

Award Categories

  • Industry Leadership Award (Individual)
  • Innovation in Design, Process or Product Award (Company)
  • Outstanding Project Award (Company)
  • Safety Initiatives Award (Individual)

Judging Panel

The judging panel for the Awards programme will consist of the following categories of individuals:

  • AAPA Chief Executive Officer / State Executive Officer
  • State Road Authority Representative
  • Tertiary Institution Representative