India’s most coveted awards for the architecture and building industry, The 12th CONSTRUCTION WORLD Architect and Builder Awards 2017 was held at The Four Seasons Hotel, Mumbai on the 23rd of August. The intention of the Awards has always been to recognise and salute excellence, to catalyse inspiration and motivation. With over 300 industry stalwarts, the awards felicitated India’s 11 Top Architects, 8 Top Builders, 18 Noteworthy Projects and 2 Sustainability Projects. The event was also live-streamed at http://cwabawards.com. The forthcoming images will give you a glimpse into the glitz and glamour of the night!
LIST OF WINNERS
Carrier is the world's leader in high technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions. Carrier experts provide sustainable solutions, integrating energy efficient products, building controls, and energy services for residential, commercial, retail, transport and food service customers. Founded by the inventor of modern air conditioning, Carrier improves the world around us through engineered innovation and environmental stewardship. Carrier has operations in more than 170 countries. Carrier distributes to and provides service to its customers via a worldwide network of owned and independent distributors and dealers. Carrier is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) which provides high technology products and services to the building systems and aerospace industries worldwide through its industry-leading businesses.
Schüco stands for innovative window, door and façade systems that meet the highest requirements in terms of design, comfort and security and set new standards in energy efficiency. Together with its worldwide network of partners, architects, specifiers and investors, Schüco creates sustainable building envelopes that focus on people and their needs in harmony with nature and technology. Metal and PVC-U window, door and façade solutions from Schüco meet the highest requirements in terms of design, comfort and security. At the same time, CO2 emissions are reduced through energy efficiency, thereby conserving natural resources. With more than 4750 employees worldwide, Schüco strives to be the industry leader in terms of service and technology today and in the future.
Whether it is a matter of furniture, facades or interior fittings, FunderMax is always to be found at the interface between ideas and materials. The company understand architects, processors and the furniture industry – as well as the genuine decision-makers: the customers. FunderMax focusses on thinking about the issues, develop the products and create them. Their strength lies in well thought out wood-based materials and compact laminates. They see themselves as a production facility, a service partner and a design laboratory. Present all over the world, FunderMax stands for sustainability, wherever you look: creative brains who are already making an active mark today on the design and product trends of the future; materials created from sustainable resources; and energy that is sustainably produced and supplies “green” electricity and district heating far beyond the company's own requirements.
Malav Dani, Director, Coating Specialities India Ltd.
Bijoy Mohan, Senior Regional Vice President, ASIAPAC-Grohe India Pvt Ltd.
Ramesh Mohan, Regional Manager, L & T Ltd.
Sanjay Palve, Managing Director- Corporate Finance, YES Bank Ltd.
Rakesh Sharma, Managing Director, Tishman Speyer India Pvt Ltd.
Ganesh Kaskar, Executive Director & CEO, RMC Ready mix
B K Katyal, Managing Director, Pheroze Kudianavala Consultants Engineering Pvt Ltd.
Darius Pandole, Partner, New Silk route advisors Pvt Ltd.
Abhin Alimchandani, Director, Stup Design Forum
Mahesh Mudda, Executive Director & CEO-Chairman, New Consolidated construction & Builders association India
"My heart felt congratulations to all of you for making the 9th edition of Construction World Architect & Builder (CWAB) Awards held on August 22, 2014 at Hotel Four Seasons in Mumbai a grand success. This is the most prestigious and mega award event for the Indian construction industry. I highly acknowledge and appreciate your expertise management in making the show truly remarkable and fabulous."
MALA SINGH, MANAGING DIRECTOR, PEC GREENING INDIA GROUP
"Kindly allow me to congratulate you for successfully taking the CW Architect and Builder Awards event to great heights! With high energy levels, the whole show was professionally well managed. Devika Devaiah’s (author of Orbit Shifting Innovation) vibrant speech on innovation was an icing on the cake!
A few years back, we, at India Chapter of American Concrete Institute, organised a similar yearly event for best structures in different categories. That said, you could consider having an award for indigenous innovation in the field of construction."
CHETAN R RAIKAR, STRUCTWEL DESIGNERS & CONSULTANTS PVT LTD
"I attended the 9th CW Architect & Builder Awards and was highly impressed. It is such a rarity to see so many of India's top architects and builders get together at one platform. Kudos to your team for having put up an event par excellence."
A RAO, ARCHITECT
"I was delighted to have witnessed the 9th CWAB AWARDS in August 2014 in Mumbai.The event was marked by high level of participation from the industry, at both, institutional and individual, levels. Such events create a positive impact on the professionals in particular and the society at large, in general. The event was organised and conducted very methodically and professionally, for which I extend my hearty felicitations to Shri Pratap Padode and his dedicated team."
"The CWAB awards is indeed an innovative front runner, designed to bring the industry together. It creates an opportunity for celebration and recognition, but more importantly it also creates a platform for future leaders to direct the course of the industry. Having seen how awards are designed and conducted up close, I am happy to say the CWAB awards is a robustly designed and implemented process- a great achievement, indeed. My congratulations to ASAPP media and Falguni and Pratap Padode on the successful occasion of the 1th CWAB awards. I do hope it grows from strength to strength and it becomes a reference point for other industries too."