CSA Awards entry total breaks new record

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The Commissioning Specialists Association (CSA) 2023 Awards attracted a record number of submissions across the seven main categories, with Roger Carlin of Ashford Environmental Services receiving the Lifetime Contribution Award.

The 8th annual awards ceremony took place in October at the Leonardo Royal Hotel City, overlooking the Tower of London and the River Thames. During the presentation dinner, professional endeavour, product innovation, skills development, engineering prowess and service delivery were all acknowledged and celebrated.

Organised by the CSA in conjunction with Touchwave Media, the awards recognised the skill, effort and sheer dedication of the people and businesses serving today’s complex built environment.

Modern Building Services

was amongst the event’s sponsors, supporting the Commissioning Provider of the Year category. Other sponsors included BSRIA Instrument Solutions, Media Control Management, HDR, VEXO, RED Engineering, Ashford Environmental Services and CSA.

The judging process combined remote assessment and scoring of each entry, with a virtual gathering of the judging panel in which 50 finalists were assessed across the seven award categories.


Project of the Year - Sponsored by BSRIA Instrument Solutions

Winner - Banyards - The Christie Patterson Cancer Research Centre

Product/Service Innovation of the Year - Sponsored by Media Control Management

Winner - VEXO - S-BMS

Commissioning Provider of the Year - Sponsored by Modern Building Services

Winner - Ashford Environmental Services

Commissioning Manager of the Year - Sponsored by HDR

The winners!

Winner - Matthew Ward – Crosscount

Investment in Training Award - Sponsored by VEXO

Winner - HDR - The Careers Plus Programme

Student of the Year - Sponsored by RED Engineering

Winner - Liam Drake – End Systems

Commissioning Engineer of the Year - Sponsored by Ashford Environmental Services

Winner - Adam Murray – HDR


Lifetime Contribution Award - Sponsored by CSA

Winner - Roger Carlin - Ashford Environmental Services

Newly-appointed Vice Chairman of the CSA, Keith Barker, said: “This year’s awards programme proved to be another remarkable success and once again provided an excellent forum through which to celebrate business and professional excellence.”

 The call for nominations for the 2024 CSA Awards will open early in the new year, so those who have not yet attended the well-respected event, or submitted an entry, are advised to visit the website and consider the options. Entries will be welcomed across the seven categories, which cover the achievements of both companies and the individuals working within them.

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