Building Surveyor Awards 2019 - Call for Entries

HONG KONG, Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Further to the remarkable success of the Building Surveyor Awards held in 2015 and 2017, Building Surveying Division of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (HKIS - BSD) invites all building surveyors and industry practitioners to submit entries for the third Building Surveyor Awards 2019 (BSA 2019).

The Building Surveyor Awards are one of the most prestigious honors in the building surveying profession.  They are to give public recognition to preeminent projects in terms of design, innovation, management, sustainability and achievement with substantial contribution by Building Surveyors. The theme for BSA 2019 is "Go Beyond With Care", with emphasis on concerns in buildability, maintainability and safety in building projects.

In the coming BSA 2019, participants from 2 groups, namely Client / Client's representatives and Consultants, may nominate their projects under 3 categories: New Development, A&A and Conversion, and Maintenance and Rehabilitation. A winner from each group of each category will be selected by the respective Jury Panel.  A Grand Award may be granted to one of the winning projects.

Other than Sustainability Award and Value Enhancement Award which commend building surveyors' contributions to projects with achievements in enhancing sustainability, economic and social values, Caring Practice Award is newly introduced for BSA 2019 to commend their contributions to projects in terms of caring for buildability and/or maintainability, health and safety concerns, constructional and/or operational friendliness.

All required nomination forms and documents must be submitted no later than 5pm on 28 February, 2019 (Thursday).  To enjoy a 20% early-bird discount on the nomination fee,  nomination forms must be submitted on or before 5pm, 21 December 2018 (Friday).

Key Information of Building Surveyor Awards 2019

1.    Theme:

2.    Deadline for Nomination with 20% early-bird discount:

"Go Beyond With Care"

21 December 2018 5p.m. (Friday)

3.    Deadline for Nomination :

28 February 2019 5p.m. (Thursday)

 

4.    Nomination Categories :

i. New Development
ii. A&A and Conversion
iii. Maintenance and Rehabilitation

5.    Jury Panel


New Development


-       Mrs Sylvia LAM, JP - Director of Architectural Services, Architectural Services Department (Jury Panel Chairman of New Development)

-       Ir Allan CHAN Sau-kit - President, The Hong Kong Construction Association

-       Sr CHEUNG Hau-wai, SBS - Chairman, Hong Kong Green Building Council Limited

-       Sr Raymond KAM Ka-fai - Chairman, HKIS - Quantity Surveying Division


A&A & Conversion


-       Sr SO Hing-woh, Victor, JP - Chairman, Urban Renewal Authority (Jury Panel Chairman of A&A & Conversion)

-       Ms Rosaline WONG Lai-ping - Deputy Director (Estate Management), Housing Department

-       Dr CHAN Man-wai - Professor of Practice (Programme Management), Department of Building and Real Estate, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

-       Sr Daniel HUI Wah-lun - Chairman, HKIS - Property and Facility Management Division


Maintenance and Rehabilitation


-       Sr Dr CHEUNG Tin-cheung, JP -  Director of Buildings, Buildings Department (Jury Panel Chairman of Maintenance and Rehabilitation)

-       Sr Prof LO Siu-ming - Professor, Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, City University of Hong Kong

-       Sr CHIU Kam-kuen - Chairman, HKIS - General Practice Division

-       Sr Kenny TSE Chi-kin - Chairman, HKIS - Building Surveying Division

About Building Surveyor Awards 2019

Building Surveyor Awards, firstly introduced in 2015, is organized by HKIS - BSD. It aims to promote the expertise of Building Surveyors to the public and to give public recognition to preeminent building projects in terms of design, innovation, management, sustainability and achievement with substantial contribution by Building Surveyors. You can get further information about "Building Surveyor Awards 2019" via the following platforms:

Website: www.hkis-bsa.com

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