WSP was named Consultant of the Year at the Construction Week Awards 2017.
The consultancy was applauded by the judges for its commitment to the personal development of its employees, and its contributions to the UAE’s updated Fire and Life Safety Code of Practice.
One panellist heaped praise on the consultancy for its wide range of projects, investment in training and development, and commitment to workplace equality.
Arcadis was named this year’s Highly Commended Consultant.
Other shortlisted nominations included Atkins, Aurecon, Parsons, Pascall+Watson, Ramboll, and WME Engineering Consultants.
An independent panel of judges, comprising eight of the Middle East’s foremost construction experts, selected winners in 14 categories at the Construction Week Awards 2017.
The event was supported by Gold Sponsors ALEC, HPBS, HBF, EB, National Engineering Bureau (NEB), and Union National Bank (UNB); Silver Sponsors Arabtec, Depa, Future Metro, and WME Consultants; Category Sponsors Construction Computer Software (CCS), DeSimone Structural Engineers, JLG, Kone, Multiplex, and Ramboll; Social Media Partner, WSP; and Post-Event Celebration Sponsor, BAM International.