Enhancing the quality of life for all Queensland communities

Nominations for the 2018 IPWEAQ Excellence Awards are now open!

The awards program celebrates the projects delivered for Queensland communities and the people who deliver them. 

Winners are featured in our Commemorative Book and also in our journal, Engineering for Public Works.  We issue media releases and social media posts promoting the winners who may also promote their projects using the winner's seal.

2018 project and people nominees and winners will be presented at the gala awards ceremony and dinner to be held at The Marriott, Surfers Paradise, 10-12 October 2018. Join us!


  • Innovation
  • Projects under $2 million
  • Projects $2 million to $5 million
  • Projects $5 million to $10 million
  • Projects over $10 million
  • Road Safety
  • Asset Management
  • Environment and Sustainability (NEW)
  • Innovation & Sustainability in Water - projects under $5 million
  • Innovation & Sustainability in Water - projects over $5 million
  • Project of the Year

  • Engineer of the Year
  • Woman in Engineering
  • Young Engineer of the Year
  • Team Member of the Year (non-engineers and includes Supervisors, Works Officers and other support staff) (NEW)

  • President's Award - chosen by President

Nominations close 5:00pm 

Friday 10 August 2018

For more information, please contact Paula Paul on 07 3632 6802 or Johanna Vanling on 07 3632 6800