Infrastructure News - Fri, 13 May 2016 - Recognising women in construction

The winners of the 2016 Women in Construction Awards, recognising excellence in Africa, were announced this week at Gallagher Convention Centre in Joahnnesburg.


The Women in Construction Awards evolved through a need to recognise and celebrate the role of women in the construction, cement and concrete industry. The awards, which comprise of both individual and organisational categories, acknowledge the increasing importance of women in the industry.

The individual categories recognise women who are pioneers in innovation within the built environment, as well as identify “New Starters” – women under the age of 30 years – who through their efforts have been identified as women “to watch” as they get a foothold within the sector.

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