Posts tagged with ‘ECA’

  • Register NOW for the exciting, new Building Services Forum

    By Debbie Eales on October 6, 2017
    Registration is now OPEN for the Building Services Forum, a new, one-day CPD-accredited educational event on February 8, 2018 at The Building Centre – which offers easy access by tube or bus from London’s mainline stations. The event is a perfect opportunity for specifiers, installers, architects, facilities managers and building services professionals to learn about the latest products and technologies, […]
  • Top apprentice wins 2017 ECA Edmundson Award

    By Debbie Eales on September 21, 2017
    Jordan Bancroft of Imtech Engineering Services is ECA Edmunson Apprentice of the Year   Jordan Bancroft, 23, has been recognised as one of the country’s leading electrotechnical and engineering services apprentices, after winning the coveted 2017 ‘ECA Edmundson Apprentice of the Year Award’ during an awards ceremony held yesterday (Wednesday 20 September) in London. Jordan, who works for ECA member-firm […]
  • Leading industry stars win Power Players 2017

    By Debbie Eales on September 7, 2017
    Joseph Wu of T Clarke and Charlie Harwood of CEF crowned inaugural winners Two young and outstanding performers in the electrotechnical and engineering services industry have won the inaugural ‘Power Players’ initiative, following an announcement at the ED&I Expo in Birmingham yesterday (6 September). 26-year-old project manager Joseph Wu of T Clarke, and 24-year-old Charlie Harwood, a branch manager of […]
  • Top young professionals reach Power Players final

    By Debbie Eales on August 13, 2017
    Independent judges select four finalists to face public vote Four leading young professionals from across the engineering and electrotechnical industry have reached the final of Power Players – and now face an online public vote. The shortlisted entrants to Power Players are as follows: George Antino – T Clarke Harry Bartle – Chris Bowker Ltd. Charlie Harwood – City Electrical […]
  • Power Players entry deadline extended to Friday, July 7

    By Debbie Eales on June 28, 2017
    The entry deadline for the Electrical Contractors’ Association’s new Power Players initiative has been extended to Friday, July 7. The extension allows time for any additional entries to come in from those associated with the ECA and from across the wider industry.   The competition is open to younger people from across the engineering services sector, with the competition creating a […]
  • Fire and Security Industry Awards open to nominations

    By Debbie Eales on June 14, 2017
    The fire, emergency and security industry is being urged to nominate outstanding individuals, who have changed the sector for the better, for this year’s FSA Awards. The two awards, which are being presented again at the industry-leading IFSEC ‘Security and Fire Excellence Awards’ on 22 November in London, are as follows: The Peter Greenwood Security Award – recognises individuals who […]
  • Business leader Mike Smith becomes new ECA President

    By Debbie Eales on May 18, 2017
    Highly respected electrical engineer and business leader, Mike Smith of SES Engineering Services, took over the presidency of the ECA on May 17th. Smith has held a variety of commercial roles at SES over the past 25 years, and is currently the firm’s estimating and sector director. He has worked on projects totalling tens of millions of pounds, and has […]
  • Top prizes on offer for young engineering services professionals as Power Players opens for entries

    By Debbie Eales on April 26, 2017
    Leading younger people from across the engineering services sector have a new opportunity to be recognised and rewarded for their achievements, following the formal launch of the ECA’s ‘Power Players’ initiative. Power Players is now open to entries from anyone aged 39 or below who has achieved innovative or impactful activity in their careers so far. The initiative is open […]
  • The search for 2017’s Power Players begins!

    By Debbie Eales on March 28, 2017
    by Steve Bratt (pictured), CEO, Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) The ECA will be launching in late April Power Players, a brand new industry-wide initiative developed to find and promote exceptional talent within building services engineering. Aimed at those up to 39 years of age, the initiative aims to capture the innovation and skill of individuals in the earlier stages of […]
  • Engineering services sector ends 2016 on a high

    By Debbie Eales on February 27, 2017
    Survey findings come despite rising material and labour costs, and late payment issues More than three in four (78 per cent) engineering services firms say turnover increased or remained steady during the final quarter of 2016, according to new findings within the sector-wide ‘Building Engineering Business Survey’, sponsored by Scolmore. The survey is now being run in partnership by the […]