Katy Barker (Builder Directline Structures Limited in Ashford, UK)

Young Achiever of the Year

Katy Barker (Builder Directline Structures Limited in Ashford, UK) wins Achiever of the Year in the 2016 Constructing Excellence in London & South East Awards.

This coveted award was presented on the 30th June at the annual awards dinner at Lancaster London.

Over 560 construction industry professionals attended the awards ceremony which has quadrupled in size.

“There’s no doubt, said Tim Whitehill from sponsors Project Five, “that Katy will be an effective champion for architect-led design and build.  In the role of designer and site manager, Katy showed impressive levels of collaborative working and demonstrated how the dual role complimented the project – delivering value to the client and other stakeholders.”  

Katy Barker joined the family design & build business,  long standing  Astron Builder Directline Structures, and has already made an outstanding difference to the company. Although combining an intensive and onerous workload, with final studies and exams for RIBA qualification has been a challenge, she has come through it with well-deserved praise from all parties.