Maiden Ghana Construction Awards Launched

Maiden Ghana Construction Awards Launched

Nominees for the maiden edition of the Ghana Construction Awards have been announced ahead of the ceremony slated for November 27, 2015 at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra. The event will honour companies and individuals for their accomplishments and strides in Ghana’s construction industry.

In all, nominees were announced for the 24 categories of GCA 2015 including Construction Company of the Year, Foreign Construction Company of the Year, Construction CEO of the Year as well as Indigenous Construction Company. Special Recogntion Awards will also be given out individuals/orgainsations who have been instrumental in the growth of the industry.

According to the organizers, the awards will help showcase how the construction industry is pivotal to the economy of the nation whiles recognizing and rewarding companies who are pushing new frontiers in the industry and have exceptional in the past years. The event is being put together by InstinctWave Ltd., organizers of the 5th Ghana Telecom Awards and the recently held Ghana CFO Awards.

In a statement issued, Akin Naphtal, CEO of InstinctWave said, “We are pleased to announce the nominees for the maiden edition of the Ghana Construction Awards. After the launch, we received numerous enquiries about the event.

“Announcing the Nominees is the next phase of this historic event. We congratulate all the Nominees and those who will be recognized for their instrumental role in pushing the frontiers of Ghana’s construction sector”

Speaking further, Mr Akin indicated that the nominees were selected after careful research based on market intelligence as well as information sent by some of the construction companies.

“We followed due diligence to come out with the list of Nominees. Our process for nomination was very clear, we sent out letters of introduction to construction companies requesting their profile and the list of projects they have successfully completed within the last two years. Thus some of our selections was based on what these companies and sent to our Secretariat. Our Board of Trustees then subjected it to scrutiny and came out with the shortlisted nominees,” he said.

According to him, the award categories/nominations though not exhaustive of the industry, cut across major segments of the industry.

“Our team left no stone unturned in arriving at the shortlisted nominees. However, we know all too well we may not have had it 100% especially as it is the maiden edition. We welcome all enquiries and our team is ready to clarify any issue concerning GCA 2015.The research team have been working on this for the past three months and their findings show just how robust the industry is,” he said.

Here is the shortlist of nominees:

Rudan Company Ltd

Beacon Survey Limited

Ben Dwimoh and Company

Geomappers Engineering Ltd

K Kyei Consultancy Services

FAS Consult

ADK Consortium

PPMC

G Ampofo & Partners Limited

PC & M Advisors

H.A.D Estate & Consultancy Services

GIG Property Consult

Valuation and Development Services

KOA Consult

Estates Consult

Ghacem

Diamond Cement

Dangote Cement

Kpong Water Supply Expansion Project (China Gezhouba Group Co Ltd)

Refurbishment of Four Storey Building into a Hospital (Tiorkor House) (Berock Ventures)

Upgrading of Besoro-Agogo Road (10.5-24.5Km) Phase 2 (Joshob Construction)

University of Allied Health Sciences (China Yanjian Group Company)

US$50 million Multifaceted Court Complex in Accra   (China State Hualong Construction Limited)

Accra Financial Center De Simone

West Hills Mall             WBHO

Oxford Street Mall             Consar

Kempinski Hotel             Zakhem Construction

Ace Cladding Systems Ghana Ltd

PSA Builders

Team Engineering SpA Ghana

ADK Consortium

MULTICAD

PPMC

Bricklane

University of Allied Health Sciences         (China Yanjian Group Company)

UCC Distance learning Campus, Accra    (Wilkado Construction Works)

Residential Hostels for Ashesi University College     (Asona Enterprise Ltd.)

Residential Dormitory Block ( Legacy Girls College)    (Berock Ventures)

Tamale Airport Upgrade/Expansion     (Queiroz Galvão)

Tetteh Quarshie Roundabout Bridge     (Asona Enterprise Ltd.)

US$50 million multifaceted Court Complex in Accra     (China State Hualong Construction Ltd)

Cape Coast Stadium     (China Jiangxi Corporation for International Economic & Technical Corp.)

Construction of Awoshie-Pokuase Road - Community Upgrading Works (China Railway Wuju (Group) Corp.)

Tarkwa District Hospital (Top International Engineering (Gh) Ltd.)

Construction of Office & Scanner Block for Gateway Services Ltd     (Berock Ventures)

Kempinski Hotel (Zakhem Construction)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Office Building (China’s Yanjian Group)

West Hills Mall (WBHO)

Construction of SG Bank HQ     (Consar)

Berock Ventures

BCM Group

GKL

Queiroz Galvão

Accra Financial Center (De Simone)

World Bank/IFC Building (Micheletti)

Stanbic Heights           (De Simone)

K. Gyasi Ltd

ATALA Ltd

Asuogyaman Company Ltd

Mansco Stone Quarry Ltd

Builders Accessories Ghana Ltd.

14.  Residential Development Award

Crystal Court                             (Devtraco Real Estate)

Kwabenya Housing Estates   (Regimanuel Gray Ltd)

Costa Villa Residences- Zenith   (BV Homes Ltd)

Kai Villas                             (Clifton Homes)

Premier Place I Apartments     (Imperial Homes)

Polo Heights                             (PW Ghana)

15. Construction Equipment Supplier of the Year

Mantrac

C. Woermann (Ghana) Ltd

CFAO Equipment

JA Plant Pool

Atlas Copco Ghana

16. Civil Engineering Company/Consultancy of the Year

Bans Consult Ltd

Bigen Africa

Energoprojekt Ghana Limited

ADK Consortium

ABP Consult

PPMC

17. Electrical Engineering Company/Consultancy of the Year

ABB Ghana Limited

FAS Consult

Unique Josap Engineering Limited

Artikas

Lystra & Derby Int.

18. Mechanical Engineering Company/Consultancy of the Year

FAS Consult

Arq Engineering

Sigma Engineering Consultants

Artikas

Unique Josap Engineering Limited

Harlequin International

19. Construction Company of the Year

Micheletti

Zakhem Construction

Berock Ventures

Consar Ltd

De Simone Group

M.Barbisotti & Sons Ltd

20. Indigenous Construction Company of the Year

Okor Construction & Engineering Limited (OCEL)

Asona Enterprise Ltd.

Joshob Construction Company Limited

Berock Ventures

Wilkado Construction Limited

Jescan Construction

David Walter Ltd

21. Foreign Construction Company of the Year

BCM Group

Andrade Gutierrez

Zakhem Construction

China State Hualong Construction Limited

Queiroz Galvão

China Jiangxi Corporation for International Economic and Technical Corporation

22. Concrete Producer of the Year

Osiadan Concrete Product Limited

Empire Concrete

African Concrete Products Limited

Bessblock Concrete Products Ltd.

Urban Concrete Limited

23. Block Manufacturing Company of the Year

Chesapeake Development Company

Phastor Group

Asanduff Blocks Factory

24. Steel Company of the Year

United Steel Company Limited

Tema Steel

Sentuo Steel Ltd

Sethi Brothers

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