Two major awards scooped at London's NCE Tunnelling Awards

What a truly remarkable way to mark the end to our 40 year celebrations!

Following a rigorous judging process, we were chosen as winners of two major awards were at the prestigious New Civil Engineer Tunnelling Festival Awards. The first award was Tunnelling Specialist Supplier of the Year – an exceptional result recognising our industry wide performance.

JGL Team winners of Specialist Supplier of the Year

The second major win was in partnership with Al Hassanain for Tunnelling Project of the Year under $100m – a very complex project delivered by our exceptional Joint Venture Team in Kuwait.

Diffuser going out into the Arabian Gulf
Tunnelling Project
Al Hassanain and JGL Joint Venture - winners of Project of the Year (under $100m)

The judges praised our entry - "A well evidenced submission demonstrating exceptional delivery on complex tunnelling projects whilst also investing in early careers through graduate and apprenticeship programmes, evidence of carbon and pushing the boundaries in pipe Jacking."

NCE editor Claire Smith said:

“I’d like to congratulate everyone who made it onto our shortlist for the 2022 awards – the entries this year show that we are an industry that is building better solutions than ever before and adapting to the changing needs of society. We are using innovative solutions to improve the carbon efficiency of our work, reduce safety risks and boost wellbeing and putting new technology into action."

“Our winners this year have set the bar high for the industry and demonstrate the skill and commitment of those working on the projects. The range and breadth of the projects and initiatives also showcase to society the critical role tunnelling plays in building resilient infrastructure that drives economic growth.”

Bank Upgrade

Other winners included Tideway East delivered through the CVB JV who won Tunnelling Project of the Year Over $100 million, which the JGL team were a large part of and Bank Station Capacity Upgrade Project won Tunnelling Team of the Year, again which our team were a major part of, for over 6 years.

A superb achievement for us last night, we must extend our gratitude and thanks to our amazing people for helping making this happen.