The 2001 RIBA Stirling Price 'Building of the Year'.
Billington's trade package was for the supply and erection of four main structures - The Earth, Air, Fire and Water Pavilions, together with the elevated link walkways. The Air Pavilion included parabolic hollow cigar beams which spanned 21 metres between the existing crane girders. The Water Pavilion was elliptical in cross-section with spiral end frames constructed on-site from 300 diameter circular hollow section. All of the steel was erected inside the existing Templeborough Steel Mill.
This complex project earned Billington the 'Specialist Contractor of the Year' Award run by Contract Journal Magazine.