Arup celebrated three award wins at the Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards 2019 on 15 November. Now in their tenth year, the annual awards showcase and celebrate engineering innovation and excellence with a dinner and awards ceremony, with 400 people gathering for the event at the InterContinental Hotel in Dublin this year.
Connor McGrath was awarded ESB International Engineer of the Year, which recognises the work of Irish engineers overseas. Our work on Fernhill Park and Gardens, a joint entry with Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, received the Sustainability Award, a new category in this year’s Excellence Awards. Arup’s work on Mary Elmes Bridge, a joint entry with Cork City Council and Keating Construction, jointly won the Local Authority Engineering Initiative category.