Droitwich Canals Restoration Wins Institute of Civil Engineers Awards

Issue date: 17th May 2012

The Institution of Civil Engineers West Midlands Awards were held on 9th May to showcase the best of civil engineering in the region.  A total of 20 projects were nominated, including the £12.7 million restoration of Droitwich’s Canals, which re-opened in July 2011 marking the end of a 38-year drive to restore them.

The entry for Droitwich Canals Restoration won the construction category and went on to win the award for overall winner. The ceremony was attended by the construction team and Wychavon District Council.