2010 achievements

Our Raploch development in Scotland won a series of awards for community engagement and skills and training at the Homes for Scotland Quality Awards and the Scottish Home Awards.

Monarch Corporation was ranked best housebuilder for customer satisfaction in Ottawa by JD Power and named 2010 Home Builder of the Year by the Building Industry and Land Development Association.

Taylor Morrison was named Volume Builder of the Year and received a total of 19 awards in the Greater Houston Builders Association’s Houston Best Awards Show.

Site manager Mike Crawford came second in the large category of the Supreme Winners Awards at the NHBC Pride in the Job Awards. We received a total of two Regional Awards, 17 Seals of Excellence and 55 Quality Awards.

Our groundbreaking Evergreen community in Toronto, Canada won awards for building innovation and excellence as well as green marketing at the EnerQuality Awards for Excellence.

With our consortium partners, we received outline planning permission for Cranbrook, a major new low carbon urban settlement near Exeter in Devon. Building will start in 2012.

We developed a UK Waste and Resources Strategy and Action Plan in 2010 after an in-depth analysis of all waste streams identified significant opportunities for cost savings and environmental benefits from improved resource use.

We completed the first prototypes of our new UK house type range during 2010 and undertook research to explore consumer perceptions of the new range.

Apprentices from the UK training scheme

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