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 nomination process will open in the new year. Please check here for more information after that time.

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

2017 winner

Congratulations to Keith Millington CEng IEng MSOE MBES MIPlantE, winner of the Plant Engineer of the Year award 2017.