For the first time in the history of the ALCI Awards the main prize, the Bog Oak Trophy, was shared by two companies for very different but exceptional projects. Clive Richardson Limited and SAXA Landscapes walked away with the top prize at the annual event in Dublin.
CRL won for their work on the pitch at King Abdullah Stadium, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Northern Region judge, Alan Jones said “The legacy of this project – of exemplary integration of design, specification, delivery and training of local staff is a truly fitting calling card for the company and the landscape industry, taking landscape contracting to the highest global standards possible”.
The project was designed by Charles Henderson of Professional Sportsturf (NW) Design.
This was one of six awards that CRL scooped at the ceremony as the company further cemented its place at the forefront of the local sports ground industry. Other awards received were:
Commercial & Public Authority Maintenance – Winner: The National Football Stadium, Windsor Park, Belfast
Commercial & Public Authority Maintenance – Merit Award: FAI National Training Centre, National Sports Campus, Abbottstown, Dublin
Sportsgrounds – Winner: King Abdullah Stadium, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Sportsground – Merit Award: Oriel Park, Dundalk
Sportsground – Merit Award: Ulster University Jordanstown Pitch 7
The staff and management of Clive Richardson Limited would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We’ve had a fantastic year at CRL, having celebrated our 40th Anniversary as a limited company and also achieving several large milestones culminating in winning the Bog Oak Trophy at the annual […]