Awards and Recognition in 2007

(Significant awards and recognition given to Ferrovial in 2007)


  • "Deal of the Year 2006" Award presented to Ferrovial by "Euromoney" (13/02/2007) for the acquisition of BAA, which was one of the six financial operations that have changed the financial markets during the last year.

  • Granted the "Best Financial Operation" for the acquisition of BAA by the magazine Mi Cartera de Inversión and ABC (3/03/2007).

  • Construction company which offers the most and best information to shareholders and analysts according to the Institutional Investor Research Group (IIRG) (11/07/2007).

  • Imex-Fortis Award given by the magazine Moneda Única for the internationalization of a Spanish company (23/4/2007).

Products and Services

  • "Global Aviation Ground Services Company 2007" Award for Swissport presented by the Transport Management institute (14/05/2007).

  • Gatwick was given The Best Airport in Great Britain award by The Daily Telegraph (10/12/2007).

  • Amey was granted an award by the British Institute of Facilities Management for the innovative implementation of a handheld palm scanner, used for the management of school dining halls in the UK.

  • Aqueduct of Segovia Award was given in recognition of the R-4 toll road, which was the most important civil works project in Spain granted to a single firm.

  • Secil Architecture Award for Ferrovial-Agromán presented by the Portuguese building materials company Secil, together with the College of Portuguese Architects (30/03/2007).


  • Personnel Today Award presented to Amey for innovation on its talent management system. "Investors in People" accreditation, awarded by AIS to all the divisions in Amey.

  • Ferrovial is classed among the 30 best companies to work for according to the ranking granted by the magazine Actualidad Económica (14/09/2007).

  • Amey and Tube Lines have won the "Royal Society" award for the prevention of the risk of accidents in the workplace, in the sector of health and safety professionals (13/04/2007).

  • Nexos FP Award granted to Ferrovial Servicios by Grupo Planeta for its cooperation with professional development centers and the hiring and development of FP students (18/07/2007).


  • X Premios Expansión-Garrigues de Medio Ambiente. To Cespa for implementing a waste treatment plant, where biogas is utilized to generate electricity, bringing about a significant energy saving. The project supports the requirements of the Kyoto protocol, the international agreement by which industrialised nations committed to making substantial reductions in their emissions of greenhouse gases (5/06/2007).

  • Amey has received the "Fleet Hero award" in recognition of its support of CO2 emission reductions in the United Kingdom (28/11/2007).

  • A special mention to Cespa in the 8th Environmental Awards of the Community of Madrid (30/10/2007)


  • Award for the most agile and responsible companies in 2006 in Spain, granted by Alfa Romeo-IESE. This recognition highlights the work of those companies that have known how to maintain a highly dynamic business profile, whilst matching this with clear social responsibility.

  • Gaudí-Gresol Award granted by the Gresol Foundation for the contribution to programmes of social integration and the commitment of the company to the promotion of human development under the framework of the UN Millennium Development Goals (20/07/2007).


  • Medal of Honour from the Civil Engineering Society (Colegio de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos) awarded to Rafael del Pino, for his professional career and his dedication to the world of construction and infrastructures (30/05/2007). Recognition given to Rafael del Pino as ambassador for the Spanish brand abroad, by the Foro de Marcas Renombradas. The Sorolla Award has been given in the United States for the contribution to Hispanic culture.

  • Business Awards from the magazine Dinero given to Joaquín Ayuso for his achievements in the business world and management of Ferrovial in the last few years. (23/03/2007)