Organisers announce G23 finalists

Organisers of this years G Awards (G23) have announced the finalists that are in the running to win on 24 November 2023. The awards are set to be presented at the London Hilton on Park Lane, and are sponsored by businesses including AluK GB, Deceuninck and Veka. The event is also supported by Fensa and the Glass and Glazing Federation.

“After judging the huge number of high-quality entries, the companies and individuals that have been shortlisted this year reflect the innovation in the UK glass and glazing industry,” said Tony Higgin, event organiser. He added: “We can’t wait to celebrate with you all on 24 November.” The finalists are listed below.

Best Business Initiative of the Year
• CNC Recycling
• Comp Door
• Epwin Window Systems
• Eurocell
• Kubu Smart
• Sheerline
• The Residence Collection

Commercial Project of the Year
• AluK and Arkay Windows, Canada Street
(project management and glazing package delivery by NA Installations)
• CB Solutions UK, Rapid Deployment Cells
• Dempsey Dyer, Essex University
• Pilkington UK, Glass Futures Centre of Excellence
• Rehau, Lutley Windows, Midland Heart, Dartmouth Street
• Saint-Gobain Glass, The Black and White Building
• The Residence Collection and HWL, Old Beech Farm Development
• Touchstone Glazing Solutions, Ledston Hall

Component Supplier of the Year
• Edgetech
• Kubu Smart
• ODL Europe
• Smart Glazier Software
• Thermoseal Group
• Window Widgets

Customer Care Initiative of the Year
• Bluemanor Windows
• CNC Recycling
• Epwin Window Systems
• Everglade Windows
• Reynaers Aluminium UK
• Ultraframe

Fabricator of the Year
• Emplas
• Everglade Windows
• Glazerite UK Group
• Lancashire Trade Frames
• Masterframe Windows
• Roseview Windows

Glass Company of the Year
• ESG Group
• Go Glass
• Pilkington UK
• YES Glazing Solutions

Installer of the Year
• Clearview Home Improvements
• Global Windows
• Kingfisher Windows
• Nationwide Windows & Doors
• Sherborne
• Tyneside Home Improvements

Machinery Supplier Award
• Avantek Machinery
• Haffner
• Stuga Machinery

New Product of the Year
• Touchkey, ERA
• Tatra Sliding Sash Window, Gowercroft Joinery
• Kubu Floating Window Sensor, Kubu Smart
• Instinct, Maco Door and Window Hardware UK
• ‘hup!’, Ultraframe

Promotional Campaign of the Year
• Bifoldshop
• Deceuninck
• Deceuninck Aluminium
• Liniar
• Maco Door and Window Hardware UK
• Reynaers Aluminium UK
• The Residence Collection
• Whitesales

Sustainability Initiative of the Year
• Deceuninck
• Reynaers Aluminium UK
• Saint-Gobain Glass and Morley Glass
• Sternfenster

Training and Development Initiative of the Year
• ESG Group
• Eurocell
• Nationwide Windows and Doors
• SolarFrame Holdings
• Sternfenster

Rising Star Award
• Chris Bennett, UK Doors Online
• George Boardman-Lee, Touchstone Glazing Solutions
• Clodagh Driscoll, Emplas
• Morgan Fisher, Kubu Smart
• Ben Hartshorn, Sheerline
• Daniel Hodges, BM Aluminium – Business Micros Group
• Brent Tromp, Sternfenster
• Joe Ward, Siegenia-Aubi

Unsung Hero Award
• Peter Eatough, Veka
• Steve Greenaway, Listers
• Jeremy Hedger, Sherborne
• Lisa Liddle, Bohle
• Claire O’Connor, Clearview Home Improvements
• Maxine Ryder, Shelforce
• Clive Sparkes, Go Glass
• Kev Wallis, Sternfenster

To book your place at the G23 gala event, visit Good luck to all G23 finalists!