Geofabrics New Zealand Ltd were proud to be awarded the Images Award at the Civil Contractors Federation Hawkes Bay 23rd Annual Dinner and Awards on Friday night which was attended by an excess of 130 people. Congratulations, to Robert Fris who accepted the award for Geofabrics and Annie as the customer services support for the Lower North Island region.
There were two contractor awards (1 for under $200k), this was won by Jamieson Earthworks Ltd for a difficult gabion job below a house in an aggressive stream. Quality Roading Services in Wairoa were also nominated as the first use to Tencate RS380i in a forestry road.
The second award was for a project greater than $200k, this went to Fulton Hogan Napier for Waitangi Park beside the sea near Awatoto just south of Napier. Also, nominated in this category was Higgins Hawkes Bay for 2 Green Terramesh walls on Fryers Road in Napier.
Aswell as receiving the award, 3 of the 11 projects nominated used Geofabrics products.
A great night was had by all; congratulations again to the Lower North Island team and the Geofabrics technical, customer services, and management who support contractors in this industry, keep up the good work!