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The 2021 SSDA Shortlist has been announced

Earlier this month, the Structural Steel Design Association (SSDA) announced the shortlist for the 2021 Awards. Are you on the list? We hope so.

Every year, the best-of-the-best in steel construction in the UK and the Republic of Ireland, are celebrated at the annual Structural Steel Design Awards. Sponsored by the British Constructional Steelwork Association and Trimble Solutions (UK) Ltd, the event awards companies and individuals who demonstrate the potential of steel with regards to cost-effectiveness, sustainability, innovation, and aesthetics.

The Awards will take place this year in October (further details will be announced), but for now, the 20 diverse shortlisted entries have been announced.

Here’s who made the list:

100 Bishopsgate, London
Architect – Allies & Morrison
Structural engineer – Robert Bird Group
Steelwork contractor – William Hare
Main contractor – Multiplex
Client – Brookfield Properties 

Glasgow Queen Street Station
Architects – BDP and IDP
Structural engineer – Arup
Main contractor – Balfour Beatty
Client – Network Rail 

Manchester Airport Terminal 2 Transformation
Architect – Pascall + Watson
Structural engineer – Buro Happold
Steelwork contractor – William Hare
Main contractor – Laing O’Rourke
Client – Manchester Airport Group 

60 London Wall
Architect – EPR Architects
Structural engineer – Heyne Tillett Steel
Steelwork contractor – Severfield
Main contractor – Skanska
Client – La Salle 

Brentford Community Stadium
Architect – AFL Architects
Structural engineer – Arup
Main contractor – Buckingham Group Contracting Ltd
Client – Lionel Road Developments Ltd 

80 Charlotte Street, London
Architect – Make
Structural engineer – Arup
Steelwork contractor – Bourne Group Ltd
Main contractor – Multiplex
Client – Derwent London 

100 Liverpool Street, London
Architect – Hopkins Architects
Structural engineer – AKT II
Steelwork contractor – William Hare
Main contractor – Sir Robert McAlpine
Client – British Land 

Brundholme and Low Pearson Bridges, Cumbria
Architect – Capita
Structural engineer – Beaver Bridges Ltd
Steelwork contractor – Jamestown Manufacturing Ltd
Main contractor – Cubby Construction Ltd
Client – Lake District National Park Authority 

Hams Way Footbridge, Worcester
Architect – Moxon Architects
Structural engineer – COWI
Steelwork contractor – S H Structures Ltd
Main contractor – Alun Griffiths (Contractors) Ltd
Client – Worcestershire County Council 

Heron Quay Pavilion, Canary Wharf, London
Architect – Adamson Associates
Structural engineer – Arup
Steelwork contractor – Elland Steel Structures Ltd
Main contractor – Canary Wharf Contractors
Client – Canary Wharf Group 

Leicester City FC Training Ground
Architect – KSS Group Ltd
Structural engineer – TRP Consulting
Steelwork contractor – BHC Ltd
Main contractor – McLaren
Client – Leicester City Football Club 

Majestic, Leeds
Architect – DLA Architecture
Structural engineer – Buro Happold
Main contractor – Sir Robert McAlpine
Client – City Square Developments Ltd 

Murdoch’s Connection, A63 Castle Street, Hull
Architect – Matter Architects
Structural engineer – Arup
Steelwork contractor – S H Structures Ltd
Main contractor – Tilbury Douglas Construction
Client – Highways England 

Pinewood Studios Phase II
Architect – McAlpine Design Group
Structural engineer – McAlpine Design Group
Steelwork contractor – Billington Structures Ltd
Main contractor – Sir Robert McAlpine
Client – Pinewood Studios 

Pooley New Bridge, Cumbria
Architect – Knight Architects
Structural engineer – GHD
Main contractor – Eric Wright Civil Engineering
Client – Cumbria County Council 

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Union Street
Architect – Bennetts Associates
Structural engineer – Integral Engineering Design
Main contractor – 8build Ltd
Client – The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 

The Catalyst, Newcastle upon Tyne
Architect – GSSArchitecture
Structural engineer – s h e d
Main contractor – Bowmer and Kirkland Ltd
Client – Newcastle University 

The Hickman, London
Architect – DSDHA
Structural engineer – Heyne Tillett Steel
Steelwork contractor – Hillcrest Structural Ltd
Main contractor – Ellmer Construction
Client – Great Portland Estates plc 

The University of Winchester, West Downs Campus
Architect – Design Engine
Structural engineer – Heyne Tillett Steel
Steelwork contractor – Hillcrest Structural Ltd
Main contractor – Osborne
Client – The University of Winchester 

Wenlock Works, London
Architect – Buckley Gray Yeoman
Structural engineer – Heyne Tillett Steel
Steelwork contractor – Billington Structures Ltd
Main contractor – Sir Robert McAlpine
Client – Stanhope PLC

Good luck to all the shortlist entries!

To see last year’s winners, click here.

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