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RIDBA Building Awards 2023 shortlist

We are pleased to unveil the highly anticipated shortlisted entries for this year’s prestigious RIDBA Building Awards. These awards, which occur biennially, honour achievements in rural and industrial building design and fabrication. As an added source of excitement, we are proud to mention that our parent company, the Joseph Ash Group, is a premium sponsor for this event.

There are eight award categories in total, and the shortlist for each category is as follows:

Product or service

Pig Lift

Farm storage

General purpose building


West Midlands Safari Park


Roundhouse Play Area
  • CJ Cox Limited New Workshop, Rose Engineering
  • Cambridgeshire Fire & Rescue Station, A.C. Bacon Engineering
  • Franks Ice Cream, Shufflebottom
  • Tong Engineering, Timmins Engineering
  • Roundhouse Play Area, S&A Fabrications (photo from S&A Fabrications)
  • Morgan Sindall Merthyr Bus Station, Shufflebottom

Residential and offices

The Property Hub
  • Luxury residential property in Poulton-le-Fylde, Wareing Buildings
  • Island estates, Shufflebottom
  • The Property Hub, M D Anthony (photo from M D Anthony)
  • Luda barns, Timmins Engineering

Industrial and production

Smart Systems Shufflebottom
  • Dawson’s Wharf pellet bund, S&A Fabrications
  • Cropper Close, Henco International, Wareing Buildings
  • Graham & Brown, Wareing Buildings
  • McMurrays Haulage, Wareing Buildings
  • Bacton Transport, M D Anthony
  • Smart Systems, Shufflebottom (photo from Shufflebottom)

Prizes will also be handed out for outstanding workmanship and training.

Please mark your calendars for Friday, 22 September, when we’ll gather in Cambridge to congratulate the winners and runners-up.

Please contact RIDBA directly for ticket enquiries.

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