Coffs builder's excellence awards
TWO landmark Coffs Harbour developments have been recognised in the Master Builders' Association regional awards for building excellence.
FM Glenn Pty Ltd won the category for Best Commercial Project over $5 million - (Medical) for the Coffs Harbour Specialist Medical Centre and also took out the Commercial Builder of the Year category.
FM Glenn owner Wayne Glenn said his team was delighted to have scooped two major awards.
"This was a great collaborative effort involving a lot of great local tradesmen," Mr Glenn said.
"As well as thanking them I'd like to acknowledge the owners of the development who trusted our team right from the initial design stage through to completion.
Mr Glenn said every time he drove past the medical centre he felt a tinge of pride.
"My father Max started the company in 1978 and I took over in 1998.
"We're now seeing some great buildings in Coffs Harbour which are really lifting the profile of the city in the region."
Swimplex Aquatics Pty Ltd won the Best Commercial Project $3-$5 million - (Sporting Facilities) for the Redevelopment of Coffs Harbour Memorial Pool.