Geoscience Ireland Award

Geoscience Ireland Award

Sponsored by Geoscience Ireland 

The Geoscience Ireland award recognises exceptional achievement in design and/or delivery of projects requiring significant geo-scientific expertise. For example, involving geological, geochemical, geophysical, geotechnical or hydrogeological studies or projects in the development of natural resources, infrastructure and water services preferably but not exclusively in international markets.

Collaboration among different organisations is common practice on projects in the geoscience field, therefore we welcome joint entries to this award.


The following projects have been shortlisted in the Geoscience Ireland Award category:

  • TAGS by Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions
  • Ballygaddy Bridge - Bespoke Treatment of Karst Feature by Barry Transportation
  • The National CFRAM Programme by The Office of Public Works, with support from Jacobs Engineering Ireland, JBA Consulting, Mott MacDonald and RPS
  • Northern Spire Bridge by Roughan and O’Donovan; Farrans Victor Buyck Joint Venture; Quinn Piling; and Fugro-Loadtest
  • Post Impact Assessment of KS Endeavour Rig Blowout by Verde Environmental Group
The winner of this category award will be announced at the Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards on Friday, 9 November 2018.