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Video: CW Awards 2017's Lifetime Achiever Hamish Tyrwhitt

The group chief executive officer of Arabtec Holding and Depa received the Editor’s Choice: Lifetime Achievement Award on 6 December, 2017

The 13th annual Construction Week (CW ) Awards were held in Dubai on Wednesday, 6 December, 2017.

The event, which saw winners rewarded under 15 categories, was held at the Rixos Premium hotel in JBR.

READ: Arabtec's Target wins Emaar's second Forte deal worth $259m

Hamish Tyrwhitt, group chief executive officer of Arabtec Holding and Depa, received the Editor’s Choice: Lifetime Achievement Award this year. 

With more than three decades of senior leadership experience in the global engineering and construction sectors, Tyrwhitt has established a strong reputation among his industry peers.

During the course of his career, he has supervised the delivery of multibillion-dollar megaprojects in a diverse array of international markets.

The following video shows Tyrwhitt speaking to ConstructionWeekOnline after the receipt of his trophy. 

In the video, Tyrwhitt outlines Arabtec's efforts during 2017, as well as the construction giant's plans for the new year.

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