About CECA North West

CECA North West is uniquely able to offer an effective route for any North West client to engage with the region’s contractors, supporting local supply chains.

  • CECA North West members have the capability and capacity to deliver projects of all sizes in disciplines across the whole of the infrastructure sector.

  • CECA North West members employ workers drawn from the North West to ensure that the money from investment projects remains in the region, further boosting our local economy.

  • CECA North West members have a combined annual turnover of £2.2 billion, employing 19,200 people.

In the North West, CECA provides a range of services that include: 

  • legal helpline

  • market intelligence

  • marketing and business development support

  • networking events

  • representing the interests of members

  • seminars, training & development

  • support with tenders and PQQs

 CECA NW’s services for members include:

  • a weekly regional newsletter

  • an annual awards scheme 

  • an annual dinner and debate

  • an annual golf day

  • an annual regional showcase brochure with case studies from members

  • client liaison meetings that have recently included opportunities for members to meet: United Utilities, Sellafield, Network Rail, Transport for Greater Manchester, National Grid, HS2, Halite Energy, Cuadrilla, Environment Agency

  • free and discounted training via the regional training group we have established (the NW Contractors’ Training Group) that is supported by CITB

  • inter-professional links via membership of the NW Construction and Infrastructure Alliance, that also includes: ACE, CICES, CIHT, and ICE

  • legal seminars on NEC3, Insolvency, Insurance, Payment Terms and Insurance

But, most importantly, if there are services that members require from CECA NW, we are always keen to hear from them.

Guy Lawson



07703 585027