Awards & Accolades

Many of Ryearch’s construction and civil engineering projects (and our staff) have been shortlisted for and won industry awards, recognising the significant contribution we have made to shaping Plymouth’s built environment.

The Herald Business Awards

This award from Plymouth’s favourite daily newspaper seeks to recognise the best Plymouth businesses each year.

2018 Awards

Ryearch won the Built Environment & Infrastructure category, in recognition for the major contribution we have made to the city’s development since 1990.  More information can be found here.

Building Excellence Awards

These annual awards from the South West LABC (Local Authority Building Control) with Plymouth City Council seek to recognise ‘building excellence in the delivery of outstanding construction and workmanship.’

2018 Awards

Ryearch was an awards finalist for the Best social or affordable new housing development category, for our Parsonage Road project.  More information can be found here.

2016 Awards

Best Educational Building was awarded to Ryearch’s project at Stoke Damerel Primary School.

2015 Awards

Highly Commended: Best Social or Affordable New Housing Development was awarded to the Honeyford Close project team, comprising Ryearch Ltd, Rogers & Jones Architects & Westcountry Housing.

2014 Awards

Highly Commended: Best Local Builder or Traditional Craftsmanship was awarded to Ryearch’s Site Manager, Justin Hummerstone.

2012 Awards

Best multi-tasking Site Agent was awarded to our Site Manager Justin Hummerstone to recognise his work on our Ernesettle Community School and Plympton Library projects.

Best filled gabions was jointly awarded to Ryearch and Martin Haynes Architects for Mount Wise Primary School.

Project that should have won the 2011 LABC award but didn’t – jointly awarded to Ryearch and AWW (architects) for the delivery of the highly successful Plympton Library project.

2010 Awards

Best individual dwelling was awarded to Ryearch’s project at Lusty Glaze in Newquay, The Sea House.

Abercrombie Awards

The Abercrombie Awards are designed to celebrate Plymouth’s best developments, from small scale conversions through to multi-million pound schemes.  Named after the architect who planned the reconstruction of Plymouth after the Blitz, the awards recognise those buildings and spaces which help make our city such a fantastic place to live, work and visit – they take place every three years.

2017 Awards

Ryearch’s Plymouth Market project secured Highly Commended for two categories, namely Best Conversion or Conservation Project and Best Commercial Project.

2014 Awards

Ryearch’s Devonport Column refurbishment won the Best Conversion or Conservation category and our Drake’s Place Gardens & Reservoir project won the Best Public Space category.

Drake’s Place also won the coveted People of Plymouth award, having received the most votes from members of the public.

2010/2011 Awards

Three Ryearch schemes were shortlisted for Best Public Space – West End Public Space, Cumberland Gardens and Granby Green – with the latter winning this category.

Armed Forces Covenant – Employer Recognition Scheme

The Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) acknowledges employers who have provided exceptional support to the armed forces community, and allows the Ministry of Defence to publicly honour those organisations for their support.

2016 Awards

Ryearch achieved the bronze award ‘in national recognition of their commitment to the Armed Forces‘.

Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) – National Site Award

The National Site Awards recognise those sites registered with the CCS that have raised the bar for considerate construction.

2016 Awards

Ryearch constituted the main site team at the Marjon Link Road scheme for Amey LG, and this silver award recognised ‘the highest levels of consideration towards the public, its workforce and the environment through adhering to the Scheme’s five-point Code of Considerate Practice‘.