An industry veteran and safety expert has chosen the winners of ENR New England’s Excellence in Safety Awards. The award is part of the Best Projects 2016 competition that will be profiled in more depth in the November issue of ENR New England. The winners will also be honored at an awards banquets on Dec. 8 in Boston.

This year’s safety competition had nine entries but there could only be one Excellence in Safety Award winner and two Awards of Merit.

So without further ado, the winners are:  

Excellence in Safety Best Project

Interstate Reliability Project, located in Wallingford, Conn. Submitted by Burns & McDonnell.

Excellence in Safety Award of Merit

T.F. Green Airport Deicer Management System, located in Warwick, R.I. Submitted by Gresham, Smith and Partners.

Excellence in Safety Award of Merit

Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Bridge Replacement Design-Build Project, located in Worcester-Shrewsbury, Mass. Submitted by the Middlesex Corporation.

Be sure to mark your calendars to meet and congratulate all of the winning project teams at our Best Projects awards banquet. The safety winners will be honored along with other New England projects at an awards breakfast on Dec. 8 at the Hyatt Regency Boston.  

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