Women in Industry awards reveals 2020 finalists

Finalists have been announced for the 2020 Women in Industry Awards, with the winners to be showcased online and through print.

This year there were a record number of nominations for the awards up 27 per cent on the previous year.

The awards aim to highlight the outstanding female leaders and their achievements across the mining, engineering, manufacturing, road transport, logistics, infrastructure, rail, bulk handling and waste industries.

Winners will be announced in the Women in Industry newsletter, as well as in Roads & Infrastructure, Manufacturers’ Monthly, Australian Mining, Australian Bulk Handling Review, Prime Mover, Trailer magazine and MHD Supply Chain Solutions.

Some of the notable finalists in the construction/infrastructure sectors include:

Social leader of the year: 

Elizabeth Taylor – RedR International

Althea Papinczak – Women in Design and Construction (WIDAC)

Rising star of the year: 

Noriko Wood – Fulton Hogan

Industry advocacy award:

Shay Chalmers – Strategic Engineering

Sonja Malcolm – Sydney Metro

Safety advocacy award:

Noelani Reardon – Transport for NSW

Nadine Yousef – Sydney Trains

Excellence in engineering: 

Jo Withford -Department of Transport

Elizabeth Taylor – RedR International

Lidija Dumbaloska – Sydney Trains

Jane MacMaster – Engineers Australia

Excellence in transport: 

Camilla Drover – Transport for NSW

Jane Gillespie – Arup

For a full list of finalists please visit the Women in Industry Awards webpage. 


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