Marshalls Register Awards

Britain's biggest hard-landscaping supplier, Marshalls, doled out a healthy selection of gongs and prizes at its annual Awards bash last week.

There was a broad range of categories up for grabs, from 'Best Driveway Transformation' to 'Best Use of Marshalls Fairstone', and this year there have been over 600 projects puit up for consideration from the network of over 1,000 members spread the length and breadth of the nation.

Top prize awarded to the scheme member judged to be 'Marshalls Register Contractor of the Year 2012' was a brand new Toyota Hilux Double Cab.

This year's award winner was Joe Curtis, owner of Evergreen Services based in Tollesbury, Essex, for a garden transformation project which used a variety of Marshalls' Fairstone products. Not content with the puick-up and award ofor Contractoir of the Year, Evergreen was also presented with the award for 'Best Project by a New Register Member'.

David Jessop, Operations Manager Marshalls Register, said:

"I couldn't be more thrilled for Joe. The quality, design and use of materials on this project, as with all his projects, were simply superb. Joe and his team are an excellent example of the quality of work and professionalism you can expect from a Marshalls Register Member."

"I would also like to take this opportunity to congratulate all the other award winning Register Members, the standard this year was exceptionally high with a large number of outstanding entries, well done everyone and keep up the good work!"

Joe said:

"I'm in shock, I can't believe it! I honestly couldn't be any more proud. These awards are incredibly prestigious and to walk away with the top prize tonight when there are so many talented people in this room is amazing. This will mean a huge amount to my business and the new truck is the icing on the cake! Thank you Marshalls."

The winning companies at this year's awards were as follows:

Marshalls RegisterContractor of the Year

Evergreen Services Maldon, Essex

Best Project by aNew Marshalls Register Member

Evergreen Services Maldon, Essex

Best Use of aNew Marshalls Product

D Plumridge Sutton, Surrey

Best Drivewayover 70m²

Perfect Paving Keston, Kent

Best Drivewayunder 70m²

BH Building Grantham, Lincolnshire

Most Creative Use ofMarshalls Products

Acorn Landscapes Hartlepool, Cleveland

Best Permeable Driveway

Sandstone Landscape Construction York, North Yorkshire

Best Patio Transformationover 35m²

Perfect Paving Keston, Kent

Best Patio Transformationunder 35m²

Maurice Smith & Sons Louth, Lincolnshire

Best Use ofMarshalls Ethically Sourced Fairstone

Crystalclear Bolton, Lancashire

Best Engineering Achievement

Marsh Landscaping Dronfield, Derbyshire

Work by Contractor of the year, Evergreen
perfect paving driveway
Best >70m² Driveway - Perfect Paving
BH Building Driveway
Best <70² Driveway - BH Building (no prizes for drunken togfer!)
detailing by Maurice Smith
Amazing detailing by Maurice Smith
sandstone paving
Best Permeable Driveway by Sandstone Landscape Construction
plumridge paving
D Plumridge - Best use of a New Marshalls Product (Cobbletech)
acorn landscapes
Acorn Landscapes - Most Creative Use of Marshalls Products
marsh Landscaping
Marsh Landscaping - Best Engineering Achievement
Crystalclear - Best use of Ethically Sourced Fairstone