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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.

Engineering services trade bodies respond to Government Sector Deal

Engineering services trade bodies respond to Government Sector Deal

05 Jul 2018

ECA and BESA broadly agree with Government aims but want early action to help the supply chain

Network Rail shows “exemplary leadership” on payment

Network Rail shows “exemplary leadership” on payment

22 Jun 2018

Trade bodies applaud Network Rail for commitment to fairer business practices

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

Schneider - Contractor Innovation - Manchester

Schneider - Contractor Innovation - Manchester

05 Jun 2019 00:00

ECA is supporting and exhibiting during the event series

Battery Storage with Eaton and Carter Sullivan

Battery Storage with Eaton and Carter Sullivan

05 Jun 2019 00:00

Get the latest information and knowledge on battery storage with Eaton & Cart Sullivan. Wednesday 5 June 2019

ECA Industry Awards 2019 Dinner

ECA Industry Awards 2019 Dinner

07 Jun 2019 00:00

Network with like-minded individuals, leading manufacturers and distributors, key specifiers and leading figures from across our industry. Also, celebrate the biggest achievements of the industry and ECA Registered Members over the last 12 month.

IFSEC / FIREX

IFSEC / FIREX

18 Jun 2019 00:00

South West Regional Golf Day

20 Jun 2019 00:00

Lilley Brook Golf Club - 20th June 2019

Central South - Mental Health First Aiders Course

Central South - Mental Health First Aiders Course

02 Jul 2019 00:00

Our two day course qualifies employees as Mental Health First Aiders. The course will run from 9am - 5pm on the 2nd and 3rd July 2019.

Schneider - Contractor Innovation - Nottingham

Schneider - Contractor Innovation - Nottingham

04 Jul 2019 00:00

ECA is supporting and exhibiting during the event series

Schneider - Contractor Innovation - Duxford

Schneider - Contractor Innovation - Duxford

17 Sep 2019 00:00

ECA is supporting and exhibiting during the event series

Elex Show - Coventry

Elex Show - Coventry

19 Sep 2019 00:00

ECA team will be at the event with a stand to answer any questions about the ECA.

Schneider - Contractor Innovation - Durham

Schneider - Contractor Innovation - Durham

27 Sep 2019 00:00

ECA is supporting and exhibiting during the event series

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