Excellence Awards

17 Dec 2013

These awards provide our members with the only Australia-wide opportunity to showcase their best projects to their peers, industry, government and their local community. These awards are the ultimate recognition of being leaders in their field. Winners will have shown technical innovation, adherence to safety, delivery on on-time and on-budget, amongt many other challenging criteria.

Click here for the NECA Exellence and Apprentice Awards 2019 Brochure

Submitting nominations

To submit your nomination, please visit the relevant NECA State chapter website.

Project Categories

Cat 1

 

Domestic Residence (Project)

A single residence project in the domestic sector where the applicant’s contract value is less than $1 million.

Cat 2

Energy Efficiency and Environment (Project)

A project where the applicant’s influence on design, product selection, lighting, processes or technologies have created a sustainable energy efficient installation and/or made a significant contribution of a site’s natural environment.

Cat 3

 Industrial Small (Project)

An industrial project which may include, but is not limited to, undertakings of a civil, mining, high voltage, manufacturing or process nature where the applicant’s contract value is less than $1 million.

Cat 4

Industrial Medium (Project)

An industrial project which may include, but is not limited to, undertakings of a civil, mining, high voltage, manufacturing or process nature where the applicant’s contract value is greater than $1 million and less than $8 million.

Cat 5

Industrial Large (Project)

An industrial project which may include, but is not limited to, undertakings of a civil, mining, high voltage, manufacturing or process nature where the applicant’s contract value is greater than $8 million.

Cat 6

Commercial Small (Project)

A commercial project where the applicant’s contract value is less than $1 million.

Cat 7

Commercial Medium (Project)

A commercial project where the applicant’s contract value is greater than $1 million and less than $8 million.  

Cat 8

Commercial Large (Project)

A commercial project where the applicant’s contract value is greater than $8 million.

Cat 9

Voice/Data Communications & Audio Visual (Project)

A voice/data communications & audio visual project of any contract value.

Cat 10

Lighting (Project)

A commercial, industrial, residential, hospitality, retail, entertainment or sports project of any value where the applicant’s influence on lighting achieves a high level of visual, technical and aesthetic excellence.

Cat 11

Work Health & Safety Management System (Project)

The implementation of a Project Safety Management System that resulted in higher standards of Health and Safety on a particular project.

Cat 12 Work Health Safety Management System (Company) Demonstrated ongoing commitment to achieving the highest standrds of Health and Safety Management within your business and all the projects you undertake.
 
Cat 13 Small Contracting Business (Company) A small contractor, employing less than 10 technical employees demonstrating a wide range of skills and excellence in electrical contracting.
 

The Guidelines and Criteria are available for download on the online submission system or from your NECA State Chapter.Guidelines and Criteria

conditions of entry

  • Entrants must be current NECA contractor members.
  • The nominated projects must be completed (for projects to handover stage) after 1 July 2018.
  • Entrants must adhere to the criteria of the category in which they enter.
  • Entrants can enter no more than two projects per category.
  • Projects may be entered into more than one category.
  • The applicant must obtain assurance of the client’s permission and cooperation in regard to access for judging and the use of photographs in their nomination.
  • By entering a project you give NECA permission to use project details and photographs on the NECA website, promotional material and media.
  • You must identify in your submission of anyone in your company on a NECA Board.

Judging

Entries will be assessed based on the information submitted in the application. It is important that applicants follow the judging criteria when preparing their nomination. The judges may undertake an inspection of your project. The judging panels have expert knowledge and experience in all sectors of the industry. The judging panels compromise of representatives from key sectors of the industry including:

  • Clients
  • Industry
  • Government
  • Specifiers

The judges and NECA reserve the right to transfer entries into the category they deem more appropriate, withhold an award in a category if it is deemed the nominations do not meet the standard required or reject incomplete applications.  Neither the judges nor NECA will enter into any correspondence regarding the judging process.

Contacts
NATIONAL - Wendy Ramjee
E: wendy.ramjee@neca.asn.au
T: (02) 9439 8523
ACT - Colleen Clark
E: act@neca.asn.au
T: (02) 6280 5580
NSW - Pamela Renneberg
E: pamela.renneberg@neca.asn.au
T: 1300 361 099
QLD - Kelly Everett
E: kelly.everett@neca.asn.au
T: (07) 3276 7950
SA - Leah Boyce
E: leah.boyce@necasa.asn.au
T: (08) 8272 2966
TAS - NECA Tasmania
E: necaevents@neca.asn.au
T: 1300 361 099
VIC - Akeera Dharmapala
E: akeera.dharmapala@neca.asn.au
T: (03) 9645 5533
WA -  Claire Gerber
E: claire.gerber@necawa.asn.au
T: (08) 6241 6100