• Trade bodies respond to government sector deal

    Trade bodies respond to government sector deal

    ECA and BESA agree with government aims but want early action to help the supply chain.

    The government’s newly announced Construction Sector Deal has been backed by ECA, the electrotechnical and engineering services trade body, and the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA).

  • Research shows steady growth 

    Over three in four engineering services organisations say turnover increased or remained steady in Q2 2018, despite rising material and labour costs.

    These are the findings of the latest BESA/ECA/SELECT/SNIPEF quarterly sector-wide Building Engineering Business Survey, sponsored by Scolmore.

  • A perfect storm 

    It would seem things weren’t looking great for engineering services in the final quarter of 2018, as a new study revealed a slowdown in growth, coupled with increased material and labour costs.

  • BES wins hospital design and build contract

    BES has been awarded a £1.75million design and build contract for a new pharmacy and aseptic suite for chemotherapy and clinical trial/emerging therapy at Weston Park Hospital in Sheffield.