Plant Engineer Award

Aimed at recognising the important work done by plant engineers, this award celebrates an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to any aspects of plant, works, services, maintenance, or facilities engineering.

Nominees for this award may be accepted from individuals, colleagues, employers, and corporate partner organisations, and the award will be given to the nominee who best demonstrates excellence in their profession.

Entries will be judged by SOE staff and members of the IPlantE Professional Sector Council.

The winning plant engineer will receive £500 worth of continuing professional development (CPD) sponsorship and be invited to the SOE annual lunch in London with an opportunity to network with industry professionals.

The closing date for nominations for the 2017 award is 31 May 2017, and nominations should be sent to the SOE membership department at, or by post to Plant Engineer of the Year Award 2017, 22 Greencoat Place, London SW1P 1PR.

For more information, please contact IPlantE Professional Sector Council member Steve Catte:

T: 07761750272

Download your nomination form here.
SOE Plant Engineer Award 2018 - nomination form [DOCX - 109kB]

This award is open to all plant engineers (excluding members of SOE’s IPlantE Professional Sector Council).

2015 winner

Congratulations to Adrian Sims CEng MSOE MIPlantE, winner of the SOE Plant Engineer Award 2015.

Adrian Sims (left), winner of the SOE Plant Engineer of the Year Award, with SOE president Shaun Stephenson (centre) and IPlantE PSC chair Ian Jackson