1 Natural Stone Awards 2018. Project Entry Form The Natural Stone Awards The Natural Stone Awards is a biennial event set up by Stone Federation Great Britain and has established itself as the most prestigious event in the Natural Stone calendar . The Awards celebrate and recognise the excellence of design in Natural Stone projects from across the industry. Each year the Awards see projects from throughout the British Isles entered across the categories. The Awards provide a chance for the industry to showcase the wide range of applications possible with Natural Stone and to demonstrate that it is still the ideal building material, providing architects, designers and clients with a sustainable, durable and attractive end product. The Judges John Burton MBE Julian Limentani Paul Gibson Ingval Maxwell OBE , Graham Lee Ulrike Knox DipArch, RIBA, IHBC, Bsc, BArch, RIBA Bsc, BArch, RIBA DADun, RIBA, FRIAS, BA, DipArch, DipArch, RIBA, AABC CAABC, ACA, FSAScot RIBA AABC.
2 The Categories New Build - Modern Style Stone Cladding New Build - Traditional Style Stonemasonry Any project that features non load-bearing Natural Stone Any project that features load-bearing Natural Stone . cladding as covered by BS 8298. Repair & Restoration Interiors Any project that involves the repair and restoration of Any project that uses Natural Stone within an interiors Natural Stone on part of a building or the building as a setting, including domestic, commercial and high-end whole. residential. Landscaping Craftsmanship Any project that involves the use of Natural Stone in Any project that displays a high standard of landscaping, whether it be public realm, commercial or stonemasonry craftsmanship. private landscaping. Carving, Lettering & Sculpture Technology Innovation This can be a new commission or replacement or part Any project that displays the use of technology replacement of the original which has become (computers and other machinery) in the creation or disfigured or lost.
3 Carving of Natural Stone projects of all description. Sustainability Special Award Any project that displays positive elements of This Award is given by the judges to a project that sustainability, for example, re-use of materials, use of displays excellence in Stone selection, design and local materials or environmentally conscious project craftsmanship across a number of categories. management. Stone Awards entryform_2018_Awards entry form2 01/11/2017 16:23 Page 4. Natural Stone Awards 2018 ENTRY FORM. Please use BLOCK CAPITALS or type. Projects must be in Natural Stone and must have been completed during the three years ending 2 April 2018. 1 Entry in category (please tick): 6 Name of building owner (Note: a separate entry form with fee is required for each category entered) (whose permission must have been obtained). New Build Modern style Stone cladding Traditional style Stone masonry Name _____.
4 Repair & Restoration . Address _____. Interiors . Landscaping _____. Craftsmanship . Carving, Lettering & Sculpture _____ Post code _____. Sustainability . Technology Innovation Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____. Tel / Mobile No: _____. 2 Name or description of project Email: _____. _____. _____ 7 Name of building occupier (if different from 6). (whose permission for nomination must have been obtained). Full postal address _____. Company Name _____. _____. Address (if different from 2) _____. _____ _____. _____ Postcode _____ _____ Postcode _____. Contact Name: _____. 3 Project completion date _____. Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____. 4 Name of architect / landscape architect (delete as Tel/Mobile No: _____. appropriate) and practice Email: _____. Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____. Name: _____ 8 Contact for arranging a site visit for the judges Practice: _____ Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____.
5 Address: _____ Name _____. _____ Representing _____. _____ Postcode: _____ Telephone No: _____. Telephone number: _____ Mobile No: _____. Mobile number: _____ Email: _____. Email: _____. 9 The Natural Stone Awards present an excellent public relations opportunity. Stone Federation will send press releases to the national B2B and consumer 5 Name of builder/main contractor press, but in order to gain maximum publicity locally for your entry please Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____ provide a contact name and email address of your local newspaper, TV and radio station so that information about your entry can be sent to them. Name _____. Local Newspaper: _____. Address _____ Contact name: _____. _____ Email: _____. _____ Postcode _____ Local Television Station: _____. Contact name: _____. Contact: _____. Email: _____. Telephone No: _____. Local Radio Station: _____. Mobile No: _____.
6 Contact name: _____. Email: _____ Email: _____. Stone Awards entryform_2018_Awards entry form2 10/11/2017 09:52 Page 1. 10 Name of principal Stone contractor DECLARATION. Company name: _____ I enclose (please tick). Address: _____ A completed entry form for each category/project entered _____ A description of the scheme including type of Natural Stone used and the methodology, including fixing details where applicable _____ Postcode _____. Digital drawings (not more than four) sufficient to Contact name: _____ explain the building and the use and fixing of the Stone *. Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____ Digital photographs (not more than six for each entry or 12 in the case of the Repair & Restoration category)*. Telephone No: _____. *Please submit on a CD or DVD or, if submitting an entry by email, Mobile: _____. you might like to use WeTransfer ( ) or DropBox Email: _____ ( ) to send them.
7 Link to: (any others please list on a separate sheet). Entry fee of 60+VAT ( 72) per project, or 50+VAT ( 60) per entry for five or more entries 11 Any other relevant specialists involved I confirm that there are no restrictions or fees payable on the 1) Company name: _____ publication of the drawings or photographs submitted and that Telephone No: _____ no copyright restrictions exist on any use made of the pictures for A/V, press or publicity purposes now or in the future. Email: _____. 2) Company name: _____ My interest in the project is that of: Telephone No: _____ Architect Email: _____. Building owner 3) Company name: _____. Telephone No: _____ Builder/main contractor Email: _____ Principal Stone contractor (any others please list on a separate sheet). Quarry/ Stone supplier 12 Name of Stone (s) used with the name of the quarry Other (please state). operator, importer or wholesaler who supplied them (please ensure these are the traditional names of the stones as required by BS EN 12440 and CE Marking) Entry submitted by: Stone name (1): _____.
8 Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____. Supplier: _____ Name _____. Contact name: _____ Date _____. Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____ Name of firm _____. Tel No/Email: _____ Address _____. Address: _____ _____. _____ _____. Stone name (2): _____ Postcode _____. Telephone No: _____. Supplier: _____. Mobile No: _____. Contact name: _____. Email: _____. Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____. Tel No/Email: _____ Entries to be returned by Address: _____ hrs on 30th April 2018. Please send with all supporting material to: _____. The Administrator Stone name (3): _____. Natural Stone Awards 2018. Supplier: _____ Stone Federation GB. Channel Business Centre Contact name: _____. Ingles Manor Mr Mrs Ms Other (please specify) _____ Castle Hill Avenue Tel No/Email: _____ Folkestone CT20 2RD. Address: _____ Tel: 01303 856123. _____ Fax: 01303 856117. (any others please list on a separate sheet) Stone Federation Great Britain will take all reasonable care of submitted material but cannot accept responsibility or liability for any damage or loss, however caused.
9 Terms & Conditions Judging criteria Eligibility Judging will be undertaken by a panel of eminent architects with The project must be within the British Isles and the assistance from other industry experts. Projects of any size are construction work must have been completed within the three-year eligible for all categories. One of the key judging criteria is evidence period ending 2 April 2018. of the correct Stone selection for the application as well as the quality of the workmanship shown in the installation and fitting of Information required the Stone . As design Awards , the judges are looking for projects that A description of the project including type of Natural Stone used are aesthetically attractive. The judges will also look at how the and the methodology including fixing details where applicable. project integrates with its surrounding, both interior and exterior as Digital photographs (not more than six for all categories except well as evidence of innovation and pioneering approaches within the Repair & Restoration where six before and six after are work.)
10 A project's compliance with the relevant British and European permitted). Standards as well as Building Regulations will also be assessed. Digital drawings (not more than four) sufficient to explain the Finally, we encourage entrants to showcase where their project has building and the use of the fixing of the Stone . displayed good practice with regards to sustainability and ethical A clear location plan showing means of access. sourcing of the Stone . Please note The judges, through initial assessment of Award entries and possible subsequent selected site visits, will work to arrive at: For entries in the Repair & Restoration category, evidence . - a winning entry in each category preferably photographic is required of the condition of the - highly commended and/or commended entries in each category building before the work has been carried out as well as after. In - at their discretion, special Awards for entries of particular merit this category up to six before' and six after' photographs can be which would not otherwise be recognised under the judging included.