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23rd July 2018

Gender Balance Initiative shortlisted for Association Excellence Award

We are absolutely delighted that the Major Projects Association Gender Balance Initiative has been shortlisted for an Association Excellence Award 2018.

"It is a great honour that our hard work has been recognised in this way. Not only will this promote the work of the Major Projects Association but will highlight the importance of improving Equality, Diversity and Inclusion" said Manon Bradley, Development Director.

The award winners will be announced on 12th October.
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12th June 2018

Honour for Executive Director Denise Bower

We are delighted to announce that Major Projects Association Executive Director, Denise Bower, was awarded an OBE in the recent Birthday Honours List for her work in engineering and construction. We are very proud of her achievement and hope our members will share in our congratulations to her.

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."