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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.

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

Senior MP to introduce bill to hold retentions in trust

Senior MP to introduce bill to hold retentions in trust

05 Dec 2017

ECA and the BESA fully support Peter Aldous’ Bill to protect construction SMEs

Trade bodies welcome sector deal

Trade bodies welcome sector deal

04 Dec 2017

ECA and BESA support focus on productivity in construction deal

Enter the ECA Industry Awards now

Enter the ECA Industry Awards now

30 Nov 2017

The 2018 ECA awards provide opportunities for all ECA members - and now industry manufacturers, distributors and individuals - to be recognised

Industry champions win top fire & security awards

Industry champions win top fire & security awards

23 Nov 2017

Winners of Ian Marsh Fire Award and Peter Greenwood Security Award announced

Survey: Over half of SMEs still hit with retentions

Survey: Over half of SMEs still hit with retentions

23 Nov 2017

Findings come as government considers reform of retentions system

Tribute:  Sir Michael Latham

Tribute: Sir Michael Latham

13 Nov 2017

Sir Michael Latham: 20 November 1942 – 2 November 2017

ECA boosts leadership team with new appointments

ECA boosts leadership team with new appointments

09 Nov 2017

Industry leaders Andrew Eldred and Steve Martin become ECA directors

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!

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