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ECA is the national voice of electrotechnical and engineering services in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The engineering services sector incorporates some 40 per cent of construction output.

ECA’s near 3,000 members range from SME electrical firms to nationwide engineering contractors and building services firms that employ thousands of professionals on major UK projects. They have combined turnover of over £6 billion annually.

One in Four MPs now back Aldous Bill

One in Four MPs now back Aldous Bill

18 Jun 2018

Second Reading moved to October, as more MPs join coalition of support

Leading electrotechnical professionals win top industry awards

Leading electrotechnical professionals win top industry awards

11 Jun 2018

Nineteen top-performing businesses and individuals from across the electrotechnical and engineering services industry have scooped honours at this year’s ECA Industry Awards, held on Friday 8 June at the London Hilton Bankside Hotel.

Ongoing issues and one-off events slow engineering services growth

Ongoing issues and one-off events slow engineering services growth

01 Jun 2018

Almost one in three (28 per cent) engineering services firms say turnover decreased during the first quarter of 2018, according to new findings from the quarterly sector-wide Building Engineering Business Survey, sponsored by Scolmore.

Major ECA #Project18 roadshow - additional seats added!

Major ECA #Project18 roadshow - additional seats added!

31 May 2018

Event series will inform ECA members of the key changes in the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations. This page will be regularly updated with new roadshow dates, venues and other key information.

Half a million businesses support Aldous Bill

Half a million businesses support Aldous Bill

30 May 2018

Support for the Aldous Bill continues to grow, with the significant addition of accounting body the AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians). The Bill seeks to end payments being withheld for unreasonable lengths of time and end the risk of losing retentions via contractor bankruptcy.

90 percent decrease in industry accidents since 2001

90 percent decrease in industry accidents since 2001

21 May 2018

The latest JIB Survey of Accidents at Work has shown that the 2017 accident incidence rate (AIR) for RIDDOR-reportable accidents is less than 10% of what it was in 2001.

Business leader Malcolm Crofts becomes new ECA President

Business leader Malcolm Crofts becomes new ECA President

21 May 2018

Electrical engineer and businessperson takes on leading role at ECA

ECA and FSA respond to the Hackitt Review Final Report

ECA and FSA respond to the Hackitt Review Final Report

17 May 2018

ECA and Fire and Security Association (FSA) “broadly agree” with report recommendations

Poll reveals “skewed perceptions” of electrotechnical pay among young people

Poll reveals “skewed perceptions” of electrotechnical pay among young people

15 May 2018

New findings emerge from survey commissioned by ECA, JIB and JTL

Survey: only 3 in 10 electrical businesses have stringent cyber security policy ahead of GDPR

09 May 2018

Findings come ahead of new General Data Protection Regulation, coming into effect from 25 May 2018.

IFSEC / FIREX 2018

IFSEC / FIREX 2018

19 Jun 2018 00:00

ECA are once again supporting IFSEC and FIREX, represented by our specialist group the FSA.

WiS Awards Drinks Reception @ IFSEC 2018

WiS Awards Drinks Reception @ IFSEC 2018

20 Jun 2018 00:00

FSA are pleased to be hosting this year's Women in Security Awards and to celebrate, we will be hosting a drinks reception at IFSEC 2018, at the ExCeL, London on Wednesday 20 June - 4pm.

ECA East Midlands Summer Ball 2018

ECA East Midlands Summer Ball 2018

23 Jun 2018 00:00

Following the success of last year's East Midlands Summer Ball - it's back for 2018!

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge

02 Jul 2018 00:00

First show of 13 roadshows across the country

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Cheltenham Racecourse

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Cheltenham Racecourse

04 Jul 2018 00:00

One of 13 industry-leading roadshows across the country

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - All Nations Centre, Cardiff

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - All Nations Centre, Cardiff

06 Jul 2018 00:00

One of 13 industry-leading roadshows across the country

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Granta Centre, Cambridge

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Granta Centre, Cambridge

09 Jul 2018 00:00

One of 13 industry-leading roadshows across the country

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Derby Riverside Centre

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Derby Riverside Centre

11 Jul 2018 00:00

One of 13 industry-leading roadshows across the country

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground, Manchester

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground, Manchester

13 Jul 2018 00:00

One of 13 industry-leading roadshows across the country

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - DCET Training House, Exeter

ECA #Project18 Roadshow - DCET Training House, Exeter

13 Jul 2018 00:00

2 SHOWS AT EXETER- MORNING AND AFTERNOON!

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