British Parking Awards 2013 – winners

- United Kingdom
Host Reverend Richard Coles and BPA President Anjna Patel present Alasdair Macmillan with his lifetime achievement award.

The British Parking Awards 2013, organised by Landor, took place on March 8th and revealed the winners of 14 categories designed to acknowledge and congratulate those leading the way in the parking profession.

The British Parking Association was proud to sponsor the Lifetime Achievement Award and we are very pleased to announce this was won by Alasdair Macmillan.

Other winners on the night included Russell Simmons, Commercial Director of Pyle Car Park Consultants, who won the Young Parking Professional category and University of York who picked up the award for Parking and the Environment. Pyle Car Park Consultants also won the Digital Parking Award.

List of the winners in each category of the British Parking Awards 2013

Overall Winner

Presented by Parking Review

  • Exeter City Council and Matrix Solutions

Lifetime Achievement Award

Sponsored by the British Parking Association (BPA)

British Parking Awards 2013

  • Alasdair Macmillan

Judges's Special Award

  • WINNER: London Borough of Bromley: The Bromley zig-zag study

Parking Technology

Sponsored by Xerox Parking Services

  • WINNER: ANPR International & Gloucestershire County Council: Special Parking Area camera-based surveying
  • Edesix: VideoBadge
  • JBW: AR-12 - The most advanced debt collection and enforcement solution
  • London Borough of Islington, TES & Mouchel Traffic Support: Integrated Generation4 vehicle solution and virtual permits HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • LOCOG Transport: Parking technology on an Olympic scale

Parking Person of the Year

Sponsored by RingGo

  • JOINT WINNER: Sean Cleary, commercial operations manager, Cambridge City Council
  • JOINT WINNER: Cameron Findlay, parking services manager, St Edmundsbury Borough Council
  • Robert Coleman, on-street services leader, Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea
  • Helen Dolphin, director of policy and campaigns, Disabled Motoring UK

Young Parking Professional

Sponsored by Bemrose Mobile

  • WINNER: Russell Simmons, commercial director Pyle Car Park Consultants
  • Tom Davis, parking projects officer, London Borough of Merton
  • Stuart Harrison, commercial director, UK Parking Control
  • Martin Mallia, engineer: parking development, Slough Borough Council
  • Adam Mohamedally, surveyor, Drivers Jonas Deloitte HIGHLY COMMENDED

Parking Partnership of the Year

  • WINNER: LOCOG Transport: Parking partnership on an Olympic scale
  • Havant Borough Council and East Hampshire District Council: The way forward
  • Nottinghamshire County Council Central Processing Unit: Nottinghamshire-Derbyshire-Lincolnshire parking enforcement partnership
  • Pluss Future Clean: Future Clean HIGHLY COMMENDED

Parking and the Environment

  • WINNER: University of York: Pick & Mix
  • Gunwharf Quays (Land Securities), Portsmouth: Solar PV panels
  • Q-Park: Greener thinking

Digital Parking Award

Sponsored by Parking Eye

  • WINNER: Pyle Car Park Consultants: Reportal - Web-based Life Care Plan
  • Parkopedia: Parkopedia Parking In-Car
  • PayByPhone & Tunbridge Wells: NFC delivers smarter payments in Tunbridge Wells HIGHLY COMMENDED

Exceptional Customer Service

Sponsored by Alpha Parking

  • WINNER: APCOA Parking & Gatwick Airport: Gatwick Valet Parking
  • BemroseBooth Mobile: Providing excellent customer service
  • Cambridge City Council: Mystery shopping exercise HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Ealing Council: Driving customer satisfaction
  • Total Car Parks

Parking in the Community

Sponsored by Bemrose Mobile

  • WINNER: Plus Dane Group: Beautiful North Community Car Park, Liverpool
  • Aberdeen City Council: City wardens
  • London Borough of Bromley: The Bromley zig-zag study
  • Plus Dane Group: Beautiful North Community Car Park, Liverpool
  • Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council, APCOA Parking, Keltic Clothing, Newlyn Collections: Working together for you!

Parking Team of the Year

Sponsored by Phoenix

  • WINNER: Ealing Council: Ealing Parking Services: Parking is our middle name
  • Brighton & Hove City Council HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Cambridge City Council: Off-street operations: Getting its act together HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Derby City Council: Parking Services: Getting parking right
  • Nottingham City Council: Recession-busting change
  • South Hams District & West Devon Borough Councils: Parking Team

Best New Car Park

Sponsored by SIX Payment Services

  • WINNER: Marks & Spencer, Radflex, Permanite Asphalt: M&S Car Park, Ellesmere Port
  • Network Rail Infrastructure: The Quadrant: MK Car Park, Milton Keynes
  • Network Rail Infrastructure: Manchester Piccadilly Station Car Park

Best Refurbishment Award

  • WINNER: Matrix Solutions UK & Exeter City Council: John Lewis Car Park, Exeter
  • Concrete Repairs Ltd (CRL): Queensgate Shopping Centre, Peterborough
  • Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council & Muse Developments: Civic Quarter Car Park HIGHLY COMMENDED
  • Hartlepool Borough Council: Middleton Grange basement car park COMMENDED
  • Makers Construction: Castlegate Shopping Centre Car Park, Stockton-on-Tees
  • Q-Park: Chinatown, London
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