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Lafarge tops CMA nominations

18 Oct 12 The shortlist for this year’s Construction Marketing Awards has been announced, and it looks like product suppliers have the edge on contractors.

Will there be tears of joy on 6th December?
Will there be tears of joy on 6th December?

The awards, which are supported by The Construction Index, received a record number of entries this year.

French cement firm Lafarge and its agency Mcann Manchester get the most mentions,  with seven nominations, followed by insulation specialist Celotex with four nominations and modular building specialist Elliott, which is shortlisted in three categories.

The winners will be announced at a gala dinner in London on 6 December.

Full Shortlist

Strategic Planning and Management

Gatic – (The Charlotte Street Agency)


Lafarge Cement UK – (McCann Manchester)

Acheson & Glover – (MRA Marketing)

Celotex – (CFA/ One Agency)

Sustainability as a Marketing Strategy

Aggregate Industries

Imtech – (Zebra Communications)

Lafarge Cement UK –( McCann Manchester)

Best Campaign under £25,000

Balfour Beatty - Make Complex Simple

Door-Stop International – (MRA Marketing)

Mira Showers – (Facta)

Hydro International -  (Sharon Lindsay Communications)


Integrity Software (CIB Communications)

Best Campaign over £25,000

Elliott – (Live Link New Media)

Kohler Mira Ltd (Facta)

Lafarge Cement UK – (McCann Manchester)

Siniat (formerly Lafarge Plasterboard)

Rexel – (The Think Tank)

Best Product Launch

Kohler Mira Ltd

Lafarge Cement UK - McCann Manchester

SAS International – (The Think Tank)

Best Use of Press & Public Relations

Mira Showers – (Facta)

Hydro International – (Sharon Lindsay Communications)

Spectus Window Systems – (Refresh PR)

Pumb Center – (Wax PR & Marketing)

Best use of Website

Aggregate Industries UK Ltd

Drain Center – (Switch)

Elliott – (Live Link New Media)


Best Digital Campaign

Celotex – (CFA)

Finning – (Edson Evers Public Relations Ltd)

Elliott – (Live Link New Media)

Lafarge Cement UK – (McCann Manchester)

Heckmondwike –(SLG Marketing)

Best Social Media Campaign

BAM Construct UK – (Cyber-Duck)

Graham Plumbers' Merchant – (CIB Communications)

Elliott – (Live Link New Media)

Best Mobile Campaign

Celotex – (CFA)

Wienerberger Ltd – (Manifest Communications)

Best Use of Events & Live Marketing

Armstrong Ceilings – (TLC PR)

The Howarth Timber Group – (Harris Associates)


SitexOrbis Limited

Best Use of Direct Marketing

Integrity Software –(CIB Communications)

Travis Perkins

Best use of Advertising

Cemex UK – (Key Parker Ltd)

Zoom Ready – (MRA Marketing)

NICEIC – (Cogent Elliott)

Saint-Gobain Glass (Planitherm) – (Rare Creative Group)

Best Branding & Positioning

Celotex – (CFA/ One Agency)

Lafarge Cement UK – (McCann Manchester)

Pickerings Lifts – (Golley Slater)

Polypipe – (Rare Creative Group)

Rexel – (The Think Tank)

Agency of the Year


CIB Communications

Edson Evers Public Relations Ltd

Harris Associates

Ridgemount PR

SLG Marketing Ltd

Marketing Team of the Year

NICEIC - Ascertiva Group


Knauf Drywall

Lafarge Cement UK - McCann Manchester

Emerging talent – Young Marketer of the Year

Sophie Lam - Asite

Bex Hartlebury - Celotex

Kimberley Workman - Pickerings Lifts

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