Innovation in Instrumentation & Monitoring Award
This category recognises innovation and excellence in site surveying and monitoring on tunnelling projects.
Entrants to this category must demonstrate and provide evidence to show how, on a specific tunnelling and/or underground project, innovative use of existing instrumentation and monitoring techniques or pioneering new technology is contributing to an improved outcome for the project team and/or client.
The entry should demonstrate how the innovation led to increased:
During a tunnelling and/or underground space project between January 2017 and July 2018. The project itself need not be complete, but there must be sufficient evidence of the impact of the innovation.
The judges may wish to take into account any research strategy that led to the development of the innovation and its take-up on other projects to date.