Awards Categories

Healthcare Estates IHEEM Awards recognise and award excellence in the latest innovations from the leading names in the healthcare sector.

The Awards are judged by experts with extensive experience and achievements within the NHS and commercial healthcare sector.

Entry to the Awards is now closed. Shortlist coming soon…

The awards Ceremony will take place on 8 October at the historic and striking venue – The Principal Hotel, Manchester. The ceremony and dinner will provide an excellent opportunity to network with the major names in the industry.

Entrants will be advised if they have been Shortlisted by 8 July 2019. Special rates for places and tables will be available for all individuals and companies entering the awards.

New Build Project of the Year

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  Criteria: This award recognises the project team that has successfully delivered a new build project in the past 12 months: April 2018 – April 2019. 

Refurbishment Project of the Year

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Criteria: This award recognises the project team that has successfully delivered a refurbishment project in the past 12 months: April 2018 – April 2019. 

Product Innovation

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Criteria: This award recognises a new product brought to the market within the last 18 months: November 2017 – April 2019. Always a fiercely competitive category we received some fantastic entries this year.

Architectural Practice of the Year

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Criteria: This award recognises an architectural practice who have demonstrated outstanding work in the healthcare sector over the last 12 months: April 2018 – April 2019. 

Apprentice of the Year

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The award invites entries from apprentices’ at intermediate, advanced, higher and degree level.

Sustainable Achievement

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Criteria: This award recognises the organisation or team that has made the best use of innovative technology and sustainable practices to reduce its project’s carbon footprint. The judges looked at specific initiatives, supporting documents including the EPC, BREEAM rating and sustainability statements, and the benefits to both client and the environment.

Estates & Facilities Team

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Criteria: This award is made to a team working in the healthcare sector who can demonstrate outstanding achievement, performance and delivery of estates and facilities services.

Consultancy of the Year

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Criteria: This award recognises a multi-disciplinary consultancy or construction consultants (including building or quantity surveyors and project management companies) who have demonstrated outstanding work in the healthcare sector over the last 12 months: April 2018 – April 2019. 

IHEEM Lifetime Achievement

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Criteria: The IHEEM Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded to a member of the Institute who has given long service to the Healthcare Industry whether within the NHS or in the Private Sector and has made a significant contribution to their particular specialist field.