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

The ECA’s nearly 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.

New ECA GDPR industry survey

New ECA GDPR industry survey

21 Feb 2018

GDPR set to come into force on 25 May 2018

Trade bodies issue hard-hitting retentions plan to Government

Trade bodies issue hard-hitting retentions plan to Government

13 Feb 2018

ECA and BESA make joint submission to government retentions consultation

Top judges announced for ECA Industry Awards

Top judges announced for ECA Industry Awards

07 Feb 2018

Industry experts to judge entries for leading electrotechnical awards

Survey - Carillion sub-contractors facing huge losses

Survey - Carillion sub-contractors facing huge losses

23 Jan 2018

New ECA and BESA snap poll indicates many firms financially affected

Engineering specialists press PwC and Government on Carillion collapse

Engineering specialists press PwC and Government on Carillion collapse

18 Jan 2018

ECA and the BESA meet with liquidators PwC and Government on Wednesday

Carillion collapse adds urgency to resolving retentions issues

Carillion collapse adds urgency to resolving retentions issues

15 Jan 2018

Five-point action plan proposed as major construction firm goes into liquidation

ECA backs Welsh First Minister's tidal lagoon offer

ECA backs Welsh First Minister's tidal lagoon offer

15 Jan 2018

Welsh Government could offer investment to help start the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project

Aldous launches retentions bill

Aldous launches retentions bill

08 Jan 2018

Proposed parliamentary legislation designed to dramatically reform the controversial practice of payment retentions in the construction industry was formally unveiled at a House of Commons briefing today.

Over 20 trade bodies sign open letter seeking retentions action

Over 20 trade bodies sign open letter seeking retentions action

18 Dec 2017

ECA among signatories to industry letter

Major update for industry prequal standard

Major update for industry prequal standard

07 Dec 2017

PAS 91 overhauled to reduce unnecessary red tape for contractors

ECA West Midlands team at NICEIC TechTalk Wolverhampton

ECA West Midlands team at NICEIC TechTalk Wolverhampton

22 Feb 2018 00:00

Come and say hi!

ElexShow - Manchester

ElexShow - Manchester

15 Mar 2018 00:00

ECA team will be at the event with a stand to answer any questions about ECA membership, associate opportunities and more!

Seminar: An introduction to commercial awareness & contracting within the MEP sector

Seminar: An introduction to commercial awareness & contracting within the MEP sector

28 Mar 2018 00:00

ECA and the BESA advice team (comprising solicitors and surveyors) are hosting a full day course on ‘an introduction to commercial awareness and contracting within the MEP sector’. NOW SOLD OUT

ElexShow - Exeter

ElexShow - Exeter

19 Apr 2018 00:00

ECA team will be at the event with a stand to answer any questions about ECA membership, associate opportunities and more!

ECA Greater London Region Golf Day 2018

ECA Greater London Region Golf Day 2018

02 May 2018 00:00

Join us for a great day of sport and networking!

Central South Business and Social Event

Central South Business and Social Event

11 May 2018 00:00

Join us for our annual regional business event by the seaside! Friday features a packed programme of business presentations followed by an informal dinner & networking opportunity in the evening.

ECA Industry Awards Dinner

ECA Industry Awards Dinner

08 Jun 2018 00:00

Whether you are with a large group, a solo visitor or attending with your partner, don’t miss this fantastic evening full of live entertainment, great food and is an unforgettable night celebrating the very best of the electrotechnical industry!

ElexShow - Harrogate

ElexShow - Harrogate

13 Jun 2018 00:00

ECA team will be at the event with a stand to answer any questions about ECA membership, associate opportunities and more!

ElexShow - Coventry

ElexShow - Coventry

20 Sep 2018 00:00

ECA team will be at the event with a stand to answer any questions about ECA membership, associate opportunities and more!

ElexShow - Surrey

ElexShow - Surrey

01 Nov 2018 00:00

ECA team will be at the event with a stand to answer any questions about ECA membership, associate opportunities and more!