RIDBA has launched the RIDBA Building Awards 2017. Formerly known as the Farming and Agricultural Buildings Awards (FAB Awards), the new and improved awards will remain the highlight of the industry calendar. This comprises of new award categories and recognises innovation and excellence in the industrial and agricultural buildings industry.
The RIDBA Building Awards were launched in September 2016 and the deadline for entries to the competition closed in December. The winners were announced at an Awards Ceremony which took place on Friday 17 March 2017 at the Radisson Blu hotel in Cardiff. The black-tie event with a three course dinner was hosted by TV presenter and wildlife expert, Kate Humble.
The RIDBA Building Awards 2017 Winners Brochure is available here.
Overall Winner: Shufflebottom - CUBRIC Building, Cardiff
Cattle: Shand Building Design - Middleton of Rora, Aberdeenshire
Education & Research: Shufflebottom - CUBRIC Building, Cardiff
Recreation & Leisure: A.C. Bacon Engineering - Pensthorpe Play Barn, Norfolk
Storage: Timmins Engineering & Construction - Stancil Farm, Doncaster
Commercial: Shufflebottom - Wales Air Ambulance, Carmarthenshire
Production & Process: A.J. Lowther & Son - Ancre Hill Winery, Monmouth
Equestrian: M.D. Anthony - Rathmoy Stables (American Barn), Newmarket