Skip to main content

Are you interested in connecting your business or brand with the #iBuiltThis2019 competition? Click the video above to find out more or email

14-18 Age category and partnership sponsorship still available 


Building Heroes

Award Category Sponsor – 13 and Under Age Category.

Building Heroes provides skills training to Military Veterans and support into employment in the building trades. Their aim is to tackle unemployment amongst those who have kept us safe by offering them a seamless transition to a new career in construction.


Sir Robert McAlpine

Award Category Sponsor – 14 to 18 Age Category.

Sir Robert McAlpine is a family-owned building and civil engineering company operating across the UK. In 2019, we are celebrating our 150th Anniversary.

If there’s one reason for our enduring success over the last 150 years it has to be our people. They embody the commitment to technical excellence, client service and exemplary project delivery that make us the company we are.

We believe nurturing inclusivity and a diversity of talent will help us to continue our legacy to proudly build Britain’s future heritage.

This is why we are proud to sponsor the 14-18 year old category of the FIS #iBuiltThis competition and inspire future generations to the construction industry.


Silver Trowel Ltd

Award Category Sponsor – 19 and Over Age Category.

Silver Trowel Ltd is an FIS approved training provider, who have been delivering skills trade courses for over 10 years. They pride themselves on the successful out comes that their trainees have achieved over that period.



Award Category Sponsor – Most Engaged School or College

CSCS is the leading skills certification scheme within the UK construction industry.

CSCS cards provide proof that individuals working on construction sites have the required training and qualifications for the type of work they carry out.



Partnership Sponsor

Voted in the top 10 sub-contractors to work for at the 2018 and 2017 Constructing Excellence Awards, Astins is one of the largest drywall and ceiling specialist contractors in the UK – with a workforce of over 800 and a turnover in excess of £48m.  We offer a bespoke internal fit-out service for main contractors, owner clients and architects in the UK and internationally.  Our success is based on our values and dedication to providing the very highest standards of quality and delivery, always aiming to exceed client expectations.  At Astins personal development is key. We aim to support and develop our business through our people, transforming the lives of all those that work for us.


Michelmersh Brick Holdings

Partnership Sponsor

As Britain’s Brick Specialists, Michelmersh Brick Holdings PLC unites the best in clay traditions. Our bricks and pavers represent the most recognised premium brands across the UK and Europe. Using modernised, sustainable methods which adhere to the most stringent production requirements, Michelmersh guarantees high quality product standards with a low ecological footprint.  With the latest technology and distinct designs, we lead the way in enhancing our built environment by adding value to the architectural landscape for generations to come.