Awards

The Australian Engineering Excellence Awards (AEEA) Queensland program seeks to identify, recognise and reward outstanding achievement in the practice of engineering and service to the profession.

The AEEA is the premier event for the profession. The night promotes industry excellence across engineering projects and engineering professionals.

For information on the AEEA Queensland Awards, visit excellenceawards.org.au.

 

Past Awards

2016 Category winners

RW Hawken Overall Project Award Winner
Brisbane's Flood Recovery Ferry Terminals (Aurecon, Cox Rayner Architects and Brisbane City Council)

Excellence Award Winners

Reports, Procedures and Systems
Business Optimisation Process Modelling (BOPM) Project (Australia Pacific LNG and 3esi-Enersight)

Innovation, Research and Development
Brisbane's Flood Recovery Ferry Terminals (Aurecon, Cox Rayner Architects and Brisbane City Council)

Grid Utility Support System (GUSS) (Ergon Energy)

Project Management
Mater Private Hospital Springfield (Aurecon)

Environment
Offsite Stormwater Management Pilot Project (Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd)

Resource Development
Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) Stage 1 (Aurecon Hatch Joint Venture and Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal Pty Ltd)

Buildings and Structures
480 Queen Street (Aurecon and Grocon)

Project Infrastructure
Brisbane's Flood Recovery Ferry Terminals (Aurecon, Cox Rayner Architects and Brisbane City Council)

Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport and Wellcamp Business Park (Wagner Investments Pty Ltd)

High Commendations

Reports, Procedures and Systems
Unified Water Operating Platform (UWOP) (DHI and QGC)

Innovation, Research and Development
UQ Gatton 3.3 MW Solar Project (Aurecon and Provecta)

Small Business Ventures and Projects
Australian Embassy in Ethiopia (Built Environment Collective)

Control Systems, Networks, Information Processing and Telecommunications
GLNG Operational Technology Transformation Program (Santos Ltd and Aurecon)

Project Management
Building a Resilient Community – Toowoomba Regional Council Flood Recovery Program (AECOM Australia Pty Ltd and Toowoomba Regional Council)

Project Management
New Parallel Runway Phase 1 Construction (Brisbane Airport Corporation)

Environment
Building a Flood Resilient Brisbane (Brisbane City Council)

Resource Development
Hay Point Expansion Stage 3 (Aurecon Hatch Joint Venture)

Project Infrastructure
Legacy Way (Transcity Joint Venture, incorporating BMD Constructions, Ghella, Acciona)

Occupational Health and Safety
Logan Water Alliance's Commitment to Achieving Zero Harm (Logan Water Alliance, incorporating Logan City Council, Downer Utilities, Cardno and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff)

Products and Manufacturing Facilities
LPD-MAX™ Automated Low Point Drainage System (Practical Engineering Australia Pty Ltd)

2016 Individual winners

Queensland Professional Engineer of the Year
Dr John Macintosh HonFIEAust CPEng NER RPEQ APEC Engineer

Queensland Engineering Technologist of the Year
Shane Elson TMIEAust

Queensland Engineering Associate of the Year
Aleksandar Seizovic AFIEAust EngExec

Queensland Young Professional Engineer of the Year
Dr David Lacey MIEAust CPEng NER RPEQ

2015 Individual winners

Queensland Professional Engineer of the Year
Mr Rod Bligh FIEAust CPEng BE MSc 

Queensland Engineering Technologist of the Year
Mr Andrew Leeson TMIEAust CEngT 

Queensland Engineering Associate of the Year
Mr Stephen Cullinan AMIEAust

Queensland Young Professional Engineer of the Year
Mr Theerasak (Beer) Opatsuwan MIEAust CPEng NPER RPEQ IntPE(Aus) BEng(Hons) GCertEng