The bridge has been nominated for, commended for, or won, many awards in the first year of its operation.
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The nominated, commended or won awards include:
Master Builders Awards
The New Zealand 2014 Master Builders Commercial Project Awards taking out:
Gold Award for the Commercial and Civil Award.
National Award for the Commercial and Civil Award (overall winner).
National Award for the Value Award Over $15 million (overall winner).
Supreme Award (the ultimate award for commercial project of the year).
Concrete Society Awards
It was also commended in the 2014 New Zealand Concrete Society Awards Infrastructure Award.
Roading New Zealand Excellence Awards
The bridge was highly commended in the Roading New Zealand Road Excellence Awards.
Local Government New Zealand Excellence Awards
The bridge has also recently been announced as a finalist in the inaugural Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) EXCELLENCE Awards. The winners will be announced in July.
These include international awards: