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Important Changes to CMYA 2020

Important Changes to CMYA 2020

Important changes to cmya 2020 Entry Deadline Given the environment at present, we are extending the deadline for CMYA entries. We are aware that many people are working from home and have limited access to some of the information required for the entry. Please do not...

Important Changes to CMYA 2020

Important changes to cmya 2020 Entry Deadline Given the environment at present, we are extending the deadline for CMYA entries. We are aware that many people are working from home and have limited access to some of the information required for the entry. Please do not...

CMYA 2019: See Who the Finalists Are

CMYA 2019: See Who the Finalists Are

The finalists of the Construction Manager of the Year Awards 2019 have been revealed. A total of 80 of the very best construction managers in the UK have been named in the shortlists for 11…

Behind the scenes of CMYA: Finding the finalists

Behind the scenes of CMYA: Finding the finalists

There are three steps in the process to becoming a CMYA finalist; first there is a paper sift of your submission, then a site visit where one of our judges will visit you at your project, and then…

Behind the scenes of CMYA: My role as a judge

Behind the scenes of CMYA: My role as a judge

What I’m looking for as a judge is to be inspired. Nobody wins CMYA by being ordinary. I’ve been a judge for the Construction Manager of the Year awards since 2011. Every year I still get the same kick…

Top tips for writing a CMYA entry

Top tips for writing a CMYA entry

It’s entry time and the CMYA team always look forward to hearing really great stories about the ups and downs of construction management. People often ask us ‘what makes a winning project?’ and we always…

The women flying the flag for construction

The women flying the flag for construction

Three CMYA medallists give the lowdown on awards night, interviews and what they really think about the industry.Beating this year’s 79 other finalists to the trophy, Joseph’s achievement is all the more…

Another Award? Why Bother?

Another Award? Why Bother?

CMYA are not like any other awards. Our in-depth judging process ensures that the calibre of winners is consistently high. They showcase the best of the best talent in the UK and Ireland, and have real prestige.

Why should I nominate someone for CMYA?

Why should I nominate someone for CMYA?

Whether you’re a client, employer or colleague, nominating someone for CMYA is a fantastic way of saying thank you and shining the spotlight on an outstanding project. Every year CMYA accepts nominations…

CMYA 2015 Highlights

CMYA 2015 Highlights

Watch the highlights from the 2018 edition of the Construction Manager of the Year Awards. Experience the excitement of the most prestigious awards ceremony in construction.

Dennis Wilson: CMYA’s star of the show

Dennis Wilson: CMYA’s star of the show

It was a close thing, but Dennis Wilson very nearly missed the CMYA awards night last October. The Lend Lease operations director should have been somewhere in China or Japan celebrating his 50th birthday…

How to Enter

The Construction Manager of the Year Awards are open to both members and non-members of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). 

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People enter CMYA for all kinds of reasons but being a finalist is about more than just recognition.

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Applications open until 10am, Thursday 9 April 2020