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CECA 25 Anniversary Conference Sessions
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 Click above to watch a recording of the first session of CECA’s 25th Anniversary Conference, with Professor David Mosey of the Centre of Construction Law, King’s College London, and Matthew Browne, Deputy Director, The Sourcing Programme, Cabinet Office. The session was recorded on 23 November 2021. Further recordings will be added as they occur.

CECA: Government Rail Plans For The North A ‘Missed Opportunity’
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Civils contractors today said that the Government’s decision not to proceed with the HS2 Eastern Leg and full Northern Powerhouse Rail programme will be ‘a missed opportunity’ for the British economy. Writing in The Yorkshire Post, the Prime Minister indicated that what he described as a £96 billion programme of investment will not include the

CECA: Construction Industry Launches Vision For Net Zero Roads
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To mark the start of Highways UK, civil engineering contractors have today published a route map to achieve net zero targets in highways maintenance and construction. Roads still form the critical backbone of our economy. Sectors heavily dependent on the Strategic Road Network already contribute £314 billion in GVA to England’s economy and will grow

Decarbonising Infrastructure: Industry leaders publish action plan to drive decarbonisation of infrastructure sector in Wales
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Today (1 November), CECA Wales, representing Wales’s civil engineering contractors, and ACE for consulting engineers, publish a joint report with the County Surveyors Society (CSS) Cymru which sets out a sector Action Plan to decarbonise infrastructure in Wales.  Ahead of COP26, the report, Decarbonising Our Infrastructure, addresses some of the barriers to change facing the

CECA: Contractors Welcome 2021 Budget, But Await Details Of Integrated Rail Plan
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Civils contractors today welcomed the 2021 Budget and Spending Review and said that the UK Government’s backing of an ‘infrastructure revolution’ will secure economic growth for the long term. In his Budget speech Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced that every Government department would receive a real-terms increase in funding over the course of this Parliament, and

CECA: Industry Primed To Deliver On New Nuclear Without Delay
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Civils contractors today welcomed the publication of the UK Government’s net zero strategy and called for the UK Government to move swiftly to implement the delivery of new nuclear power. Net Zero Strategy: Build Back Greener sets out the Government’s plans to ensure that by 2035 the UK will be powered entirely by clean energy, subject

CECA To Host 25th Anniversary Conference
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The Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) is celebrating its 25th year of representing our members and working for infrastructure with an online conference held over separate sessions between 23-26 November 2021. With our roots in representing the UK’s civil engineering contractors stretching back to the 1919 foundation of the Federation of Civil Engineering Contractors, CECA took