Entries are now open for the Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) 2018 Awards.

The BCIA 2018 Awards will celebrate industry achievements for the 12th consecutive year and will recognise innovation, product development, project delivery and excellent training in the sector.

There are eight categories to choose from they include: Energy Management Award, Best Service and Maintenance Provider, Engineer of the Year Award; Technical Innovation of the Year – Products, Contribution to Training Award, Young Engineer of the Year and Technical Innovation of the Year – Projects, Independent Building Controls & BEMS Installer.

Entries close on Friday 26 January 2018, so it is essential to plan ahead and submit your entry on time. Book your table to attend the biggest and best event in the industry’s calendar and enjoy a three-course dinner, the awards ceremony and post show entertainment with networking.

The awards are taking place on Thursday 10 May 2018 at Hilton Birmingham Metropole.

Malcolm Anson, president of the BCIA, says: “Last year we saw many innovative businesses and bright individuals entering the BCIA Awards and getting recognised for their achievements and outstanding work in the industry.

“This is a unique opportunity to discover the latest innovations and projects that are redefining the future of the building controls industry.

“This year, we are looking forward to welcoming even more entries. All categories are free to enter, therefore if you have a project that you believe could be an award winner or you know of a talented engineer who deserves special recognition, I urge you to enter today.”