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23rd February 2018

Nirmal Kotecha joins the Board

The Association is delighted that Nirmal Kotecha, Director of Capital Programme and Procurement for member organisation, UK Power Networks has agreed to join the Board.

“I have known the MPA for over ten years and am delighted to have been invited to join the Board. I look forward to working with Sir Tim Laurence and the other Board members at such an exciting time in the world of Project Delivery.” Nirmal Kotecha

5th December 2017

Future pioneers sought to help shape UK's future

Lord Adonis, chair of the National Infrastructure Commission has announced plans for a Young Professionals Panel, which would advise him and his fellow Commissioners as they develop the country’s first-ever National Infrastructure Assessment. He argued that this was a “unique opportunity” for someone in the first few years of their career to have real influence over how the UK’s infrastructure is developed over the next three decades.

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6th October 2017

Sad loss of Anna Stewart, CEO of Laing O'Rourke and former Board member of Major Projects Association

The Association is saddened to hear that Anna Stewart has passed away following a long battle with illness. Sir Tim Laurence, Chairman, of the Association has issued the following statement:

"We are very sorry to hear of the sad loss of Anna Stewart, Chief Executive of Laing O’Rourke 2013 – 2015. Anna was a Board member of the Major Projects Association from November 2014 to February 2016. She brought a wealth of experience and expertise to the Board and was liked by all. She will be greatly missed. Our sincere condolences go out to her family and friends."

4th October 2017

Major Project Association produces Project Initiation Handbook - Ten Tenets of Major Project Initiation

The Major Projects Association have produced a Project Initiation Handbook which outlines 10 tenets of major project initiation. It is designed as an easy to read guide through the 10 key stages in project initiation. The aim is to help project sponsors, leaders and directors to think through what is important before they start on the delivery phase.

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16th May 2017

Major Projects Association launch Knowledge Hub

The Major Projects Association are delighted to announce the launch of the Major Projects Knowledge Hub, an interactive place which seeks to capture and share learning, good practice and innovation on major projects, and connect a network of experts across the industry. There are learning legacy documents and thought-pieces as well as news and a place to "ask the community". For more information follow the link below.

Their will be a formal launch event for members on 24th May. Details can be found on our events page.
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