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CECA Joins Industry Call For Rolling Programme Of Rail Electrification

This week, CECA was a joint signatory to a letter to Transport Secretary Grant Shapps, calling for a rolling programme of electrification on Britain’s railways to meet 2040 decarbonisation targets. The letter, which you can read in full here, argues that electrified railways: Are better for the environment, with carbon emissions 60% lower than diesel

CECA: Points-Based Immigration System Will Create Pressures For Contractors

Civils contractors have warned that the new points-based immigration system the UK Government plans to implement from next January will create labour market pressures for employers. Commenting, Chief Executive of the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) Alasdair Reisner said: “The UK’s construction sector already relies on a large number of migrants – the make up

CECA: Time For A Comprehensive Skills Plan For Infrastructure

Civils contractors have called for the development of a dedicated skills plan for the infrastructure sector after it was found that more than half of companies in the sector are having trouble attracting sufficiently-skilled staff. Results from the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA)’s Workload Trends Survey for 2019 Q4 show that 52% of British firms,

CECA News & Events

South West
CECA (South West) Annual Lunch – Bookings Now Open

The CECA (South West) Annual Lunch will take place at The Grand Hotel, Torquay on Friday 2 October 2020 and is the region’s networking event of the year for contractors and not to be missed from both a personal and business perspective. The event brings together over 150 people to celebrate the achievements both of

National
CECA Joins Industry Call For Rolling Programme Of Rail Electrification
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This week, CECA was a joint signatory to a letter to Transport Secretary Grant Shapps, calling for a rolling programme of electrification on Britain’s railways to meet 2040 decarbonisation targets. The letter, which you can read in full here, argues that electrified railways: Are better for the environment, with carbon emissions 60% lower than diesel

North West
News from CECA NW, 19 February 2020
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Highlights include: Commercial & Legal breakfast seminar: Tuesday 25 February – Design issues under NEC IR35 seminar with Liz Bridge, Wednesday 22 April 2020, Manchester CECA NW NEC full day course, April 2020 – date and venue TBC The Budget CECA Workload Trends Survey: Time For A Comprehensive Skills Plan For Infrastructure CPCS registrations – your

Southern
Portsmouth Water Initiates Havant Thicket Resevoir Market Consultation
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CECA has been liaising with Portsmouth Water regarding their plans to develop the Havant Thicket Reservoir in collaboration with Southern Water. In this regard, please find attached a Press Release from Portsmouth Water with details of the project and advertising their Supply Chain Engagement Event on 25 March 2020 in Havant, Hampshire for all tiers

National
CECA: Points-Based Immigration System Will Create Pressures For Contractors
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Civils contractors have warned that the new points-based immigration system the UK Government plans to implement from next January will create labour market pressures for employers. Commenting, Chief Executive of the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) Alasdair Reisner said: “The UK’s construction sector already relies on a large number of migrants – the make up

CECA Wales Panel debate : Infrastructure – supporting healthy & active lives
Wales
27 February 2020
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Blake Morgan Offices, Capital Quarter, Cardiff
Joint commercial & legal breakfast seminar with CICES: Design Issues under NEC
North West
25 February 2020
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors Dominion House Sibson Road Sale Cheshire M33 7PP
CECA NE Health, Safety & Environmental Forum
North East
27 February 2020
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
CECA (North East) H25, The Avenues, 11th Avenue North, Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead, NE11 0NJ
CECA NE Legal Seminar: Compensation Events
North East
25 February 2020
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Durham County Cricket Club, DH3 3QR
CECA Y&H Seminar: Compensation Events
Yorkshire & The Humber
27 February 2020
8:00 am - 10:00 am
The Bridge Inn Hotel, LS22 5HS
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