NI Plumbing & Heating Awards 2018 | Plumbing Magazine

The search is on for the province’s top plumbing and heating installers, contractors, merchants, people, projects and products with the return of Northern Ireland’s Plumbing & Heating Awards 2018.

The biennial awards night has proved to be an amazing success since it was originally launched in 2012 and this year we are again set to honour the best of the best in our industry.

There are a number of award categories this year to ensure that the full spectrum of the diverse plumbing and heating industry is recognised.

After an official shortlist announcement, all the winners will be unveiled at a black tie Gala Awards night on Friday April 13 at Titanic Belfast.

For information on how to enter Northern Ireland’s Plumbing & Heating Awards, contact Jacqui Fairley on 028 9261 2990 or e-mail jacqui@kmpltd.co.uk

Hightlights from our previous awards evening

The categories for the Plumbing & Heating Awards 2018 are:


APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR

This award seeks to acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding contribution of a leading apprentice to their workplace.

SALES REPRESENTATIVE OF THE YEAR
This award will recognise a sales representative who provides outstanding customer service, superior product knowledge and support to meet customers’ needs. Nominations are welcomed for this category.

BEST MARKETING CAMPAIGN
This category will look at how well a company has marketed a new service, product or itself across a number of platforms, including digital media in order to drive engagement meeting set objectives to deliver measurable results.

COMMERCIAL PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Open to manufacturers, this category will look at the energy efficient credentials of a commercial product, delivering performance, and reliability using modern technology used within medium and large scale mechanical projects. It must be launched within the last two years.

INNOVATIVE PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Open to manufacturers, this category looks at the development, innovation, performance and energy efficiency of a product launched in the last two years, showing a genuine or novel approach of either new or existing technology to new markets.

BATHROOM PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
This category for manufacturers looks at the development, innovation and visibility in the marketplace of a bathroom product launched in the last two years. Nominations from distributors and merchants are also welcomed for this category.

GREEN TECHNOLOGY PROJECT OF THE YEAR
Open to the entire project team or one member, this category will look at how the use of green technology has enhanced the energy efficiency and sustainability of a project successfully completed in the last two years. Entries are welcomed from manufacturers, merchants and distributors but should be in association with the contractor.

DOMESTIC PROJECT OF THE YEAR
Open to contractors, entries will be judged on a presentation of how they worked positively on a new build or retrofit domestic plumbing and heating project to deliver high standards and meet strict deadlines. The project must have been successfully completed in the last two years.

COMMERCIAL PROJECT OF THE YEAR
This category is open to M&E consultants and/or contractors and will include awards for small and large projects. Entries will be judged on a presentation of how they worked positively throughout a mechanical project that has been successfully completed in the last two years in the commercial, industrial or public sectors to deliver high standards and meet strict deadlines.

PLUMBING & HEATING INSTALLER OF THE YEAR
This category is open to plumbing and heating installers who are Gas Safe and/or OFTEC registered. It will be judged on a presentation of successful domestic project(s) alongside accompanying customer testimonials.

PLUMBING & HEATING CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR – Medium and Large Categories
Including both a medium and large category, this section is open to all plumbing and heating contractors who are Gas Safe and/or OFTEC registered. Entries will be judged on the presentation of how you have provided a solution to a recent challenging project(s) within the domestic and/or commercial sector alongside accompanying customer testimonials.

2018 MERCHANT AWARDS
This category is open to plumbers’ merchants of all sizes and will look at areas such as customer service, sales performance and staff development and training. Customers will have the opportunity to nominate their preferred plumbers’ merchant at the Plumbing & Heating Magazine website, www.plumbingmag.com. Merchants are also invited to nominate themselves. The successful nominees will then be judged through a combination of their entry form and the online poll.

UNSUNG HERO
This category is aimed at recognising an individual within the plumbing and heating industry who makes a substantive contribution to their company, local community or charity.

OVERALL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
This category will recognise an individual or a company that has enhanced the plumbing and heating industry through their dedication and tireless hard work.

For more information on how to enter, contact Jacqui Fairley on  (UK) 028 9261 2990 or (RoI) 01 696 8319 2990 or e-mail jacqui@kmpltd.co.uk

Awards Judges

Northern Ireland’s Plumbing & Heating Awards are judged by an independent panel of judges from within the industry. Confirmation of the 2018 judges will be announced in due course –

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Sponsors

Put your brand in front of key decision-makers and industry front-runners.

As an award sponsor, you can unequivocally demonstrate your support for excellence and high standards within the plumbing and heating industry and take the opportunity to network with respected industry experts, leaders and other key figures at the Gala Awards’ Evening at Titanic Belfast on April 13, 2018.

A range of sponsorships are available. To be part of these prestigious awards please contact Jacqui Fairley on (NI) 028 9261 2990 or (RoI) 01 696 8319 or e-mail jacqui@kmpltd.co.uk

Our main sponsor
Flo Gas


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DATE FOR YOUR DIARY

Northern Ireland’s Plumbing & Heating Awards 2018

GALA EVENT: Friday 13 April – 7pm-Late
LOCATION: Titanic Belfast
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: Friday 2 February, 2018