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Talent Awards 2018 finalists revealed

The shortlist for the CN Talent Awards 2018 has been revealed following a record-breaking year for entries.

Panels of expert judges will now be tasked with assessing all the finalists, before the winners are announced at a glittering awards ceremony on 21 November after day two of the CN Summit.

The CN Talent Awards recognise the people and businesses creating a more attractive and inclusive industry, as well the companies doing exceptional work to improve the sector’s reputation, professionalism and practices.

A total of 106 entries have been shortlisted across 15 categories, which cover everything from apprenticeships, diversity and wellbeing through to the best project teams and places to work.

Willmott Dixon leads the way among this year’s finalists with nine shortlisted entries, plus a further three for its Interiors business.

Walker Construction is a finalist in four categories, as is City Building.

Other companies to have been shortlisted more than once include Aecom, Atkins, Fluor, Morgan Sindall, Multiplex, Network Rail, NG Bailey and Redrow Homes.

Go to to check out the full shortlist.

The 15 gongs up for grabs include the Inspire Me award, part of CN’s campaign aiming to encourage women to seek and achieve leadership roles in the industry.

Book your table to network with the best

More than 400 of construction’s best and brightest will be attending this year’s CN Talent Awards ceremony at the Park Plaza, London Riverbank, on 21 November.

Secure your place at the ceremony today to network with this year’s finalists – go online or contact James Thorpe on 020 3953 2112 or

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