Nominations open for inaugural Smart Solutions Awards


Nominations are now open for the first ever Smart Solutions Awards, which will be held at UK Construction Week 2017.

The awards – sponsored by Schneider Electric, Legrand and Vent-Axia ­– will recognise installers, manufacturers and wholesalers.

Smart Solutions is a new online resource, developed by Voltimum, guiding electrotechnical professionals along the journey towards adding smart home and building automation into their business repertoire.

The awards will champion installers, manufacturers and wholesalers that are leading the charge in this exciting, growing market.

Eddie Embleton, Managing Director at Voltimum UK & Ireland said: “We launched the Smart Solutions portal because we recognised that there are some fantastic opportunities emerging for contractors who are willing to engage with this growing market.

“The Smart Solutions Awards will recognise those who have upskilled and started the journey towards smart installation. It will also celebrate the manufacturers and wholesalers that have helped equip installers with innovative products, training opportunities and exceptional service.”

Categories include: Best Installer, Best Newcomer Installer, Best Project, Best Product, Best Manufacturer and Best Wholesaler.

For more information on the criteria for each award visit

To nominate an individual, organisation or product, email:

Closing date for entries is 30th June 2017.