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Announcing the 2018 Electrical Review Excellence Awards and Dinner | Entries are now open

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Electrical Review magazine – the longest established UK electrical journal – is excited to announce the launch of the inaugural ELECTRICAL REVIEW EXCELLENCE AWARDS, in partnership with Riello UPS.

The Awards will recognise projects that embrace the latest in electrical engineering, display forward-thinking design and implementation, and champion the highest environmental, safety and energy efficiency standards. Winners will be announced on 24 May 2018, during the Awards dinner at The Dorchester Hotel on London’s Park Lane.

We now have the pleasure to invite contractors, sub-contractors, vendors, manufacturers, consultants and project owners to submit their entries.

We are looking for examples of innovation, smart thinking, clever design, collaborative problem solving and other qualities that deserve recognition, within projects of all sizes. Whether you are a local technical specialist working on a small commercial property, or an international engineering contractor leading a power plant project – we want to hear from you!

The Judging Panel, comprised of industry experts including Prof Ian F Bitterlin, Consulting Engineer & Visiting Professor, University of Leeds; Steve Martin, Director of Technical at Electrical Contractors’ Association; Peter Hunt, Chief Operating Officer of the LIA (Lighting Industry Association) and Steve Hone, CEO and Co-founder of The Data Centre Alliance, will consider entries across the following Awards:

•             Power – Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution

•             Power – Transformers

•             Power – Switchgear & Sub stations

•             Data Centre Design & Build – Panel building & Enclosures

•             Data Centre Design & Build – Climate Control

•             Data Centre Design & Build – UPS / Standby Power

•             Lighting – Emergency Lighting

•             Lighting – Smart

•             Building Services

•             Cable Management

•             Fire Safety & Security

•             Test & Measurement 

•             Energy Efficiency 

•             Innovation

All winning entries will also be considered for the 2018 Project of the Year Award, presented by Riello UPS, to be announced during the Awards evening.

Elinore Mackay, Editor of Electrical Review, said:

“Electrical Review has been covering and working with the electrical industry for over 140 years. It is a vast universe of organisations and individuals, working tirelessly and always looking ahead to the next deadline, task or technical challenge. We are delighted to launch these Awards, to allow us all to look back and celebrate the best examples of excellence, innovation and collaboration from the past year.”

Click here for more information and to enter


The Awards offer an outstanding platform for businesses operating in the electrical industry to join Electrical Review’s mission to reward excellence, innovation and collaboration. Click here to learn more or contact Sunny or Amanda on +44 (0) 207 933 8970 or email [email protected] / [email protected]


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Attending information will be announced in due course.

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