2024 Shortlist

Overall Operational Excellence Award

The winner of this award will be announced at the awards ceremony.

Operations Team of the Year

FINALISTS:

  • Adman Civil ProjectsAdman Civil Projects
  • Danone NutriciaDanone Nutricia
  • Gleneagle INEC ArenaGleneagle INEC Arena
  • Greenlink InteconnectorGreenlink Inteconnector
  • H&MV EngineeringH&MV Engineering
  • ISS Ireland - ISS Hotel ServicesISS Ireland - ISS Hotel Services
  • LMC FMLMC FM
  • Sensori FMSensori FM - Team Astellas
  • SodexoSodexo Ireland

Operations Manager / COO of the Year

FINALISTS:

  • Gleneagle INEC ArenaGleneagle INEC Arena - Shane O' Driscoll
  • Irish Pensions & FinanceIrish Pensions & Finance - Carol Crahan
  • ISS Ireland ISS Ireland - Adrian Curtain
  • ISS Ireland ISS Ireland - Aidan Walker
  • LMC FMLMC FM - Susanne Carpenter
  • South Coast LogisticsSouth Coast Logistics - Bosco Creed

Sponsored by:

Sensori FM

Operational Excellence in Facilities Management

FINALISTS:

  • Apleona IrelandApleona Ireland
  • Gleneagle INEC ArenaGleneagle INEC Arena
  • ISS IrelandISS Ireland
  • LMC FMLMC FM
  • LotusWorksLotusWorks
  • Sodexo IrelandSodexo Ireland

Operational Excellence in Construction

FINALISTS:

  • Bridgewater ConstructionBridgewater Construction - Arlington Kerry Pike, Co Cork
  • WritechWritech - Fire Protection Engineering

Operational Excellence in Public Sector

FINALISTS:

  • An Post CommerceAn Post Commerce - The "An Post Way"
  • ESBESB - Unleashing Operationally Excellence: Empowering Innovation and Growth
  • Gas Networks IrelandGas Networks Ireland - Service Window Cutter
  • The Passport ServiceThe Passport Service - Innovation and Excellence in the Passport Service

Operational Excellence in Transport & Logistics

FINALISTS:

  • An Post CommerceAn Post Commerce - The "An Post Way"
  • BWG FoodsBWG Foods
  • cargo- partnercargo- partner
  • Derry Bros Shipping & Customs ClearanceDerry Bros Shipping & Customs Clearance
  • Jacobus CoachesJacobus Coaches
  • South Coast LogisticsSouth Coast Logistics
  • Viking Office IrelandViking Office Ireland - Viking's Return

Operational Excellence in Warehousing

FINALISTS:

  • BWG FoodsBWG Foods
  • E2G LogisticsE2G Logistics
  • Meteor SpaceMeteor Space

Operational Excellence in Utilities

FINALISTS:

  • ESBESB: Operational Excellence - Building the Foundations for Net Zero by 2040
  • Gas Networks IrelandGas Networks Ireland - Service Window Cutter
  • LotusWorksLotusWorks
  • MDE InstallationsMDE Installations

Operational Excellence in Third-Level Education

FINALISTS:

  • Griffith CollegeGriffith College - Faculty of Law
  • South East Technological UniversityBetter Together and South East Technological University - Co-Produced Research Project
  • Queen's University BelfastQueen's University Belfast - Professor Michalis Matthaiou
  • UCCUCC - MRes

Operational Excellence in Retail

FINALISTS:

  • ALDI IrelandALDI Ireland - Store Operational Efficiency and Sustainability
  • Pride & PinionPride & Pinion

Operational Excellence in Manufacturing

FINALISTS:

  • Abbott Nutrition CHAbbott Nutrition - Cootehill
  • CJ Sheeran GroupCJ Sheeran Group
  • Viatris Little IslandViatris Little Island
  • WuXi BiologicsWuXi Biologics

Operational Excellence in Healthcare

FINALISTS:

  • Comfort Keepers HomecareComfort Keepers Homecare
  • Connected HealthConnected Health

Sponsored by:

ISS

Graduate Training Programme of the Year

FINALISTS:

  • APC & VLE TherapeuticsAPC & VLE Therapeutics - The Graduate programme
  • Dublin BusDublin Bus - Public Procurement Graduate Programme

Best Use of Technology in Operations

FINALISTS:

  • AllView HealthcareAllView Healthcare - TeleDermatology
  • Bulgari & Inpute TechnologiesBulgari & Inpute Technologies - Paperless Warehouse Project
  • Connected HealthConnected Health
  • MDE InstallationsMDE Installations - Leading with Technology: MDE Installations' Operational Excellence
  • Sodexo IrelandSodexo Ireland

Innovation in Operations

FINALISTS:

  • Centric HealthCentric Health - Project Phoenix
  • Comfort Keepers HomecareComfort Keepers Homecare - Skin Integrity and Reducing Hospital Admissions
  • Health Products Regulatory AuthorityHealth Products Regulatory Authority - Process Innovation in Medical Device Assessment
  • Health Products Regulatory AuthorityHealth Products Regulatory Authority - Use of AI and Reports to Enhance Processes
  • ISSISS - Pure Space Cleaning
  • University of Galway & MedtronicUniversity of Galway & Medtronic - Diploma in Operations Engineering

Operational Excellence in Tourism & Entertainment

FINALISTS:

  • Follow the CaminoFollow the Camino - Sustainability Tourism Company
  • Gleneagle INEC ArenaGleneagle INEC Arena

Operational Excellence in Life Sciences

FINALISTS:

  • APC & VLE TherapeuticsAPC & VLE Therapeutics
  • LotusWorksLotusWorks
  • WuXi BiologicsWuXi Biologics