The CECA South West Foundations Group aims to promote the civil engineering and construction industry to current and future generations and engage with other like-minded engineering and construction professionals, companies, organisations and groups who wish to attract young people into our industry.

The CECA SW Foundations Group members are:

Jack Walker – Kier – Chair

Finley Craig – Griffiths – Vice Chair

Michael Wilcox – Dyer & Butler – Secretary

Hugo Wellum – Balfour Beatty 

Conner Kearey – Gilpin Demolition

Emily Adlam-Cook – BAM Nuttall

Matthew Devoto – Tercon Ltd

Greg Crowe – Bridge Civil Engineering

Peter Boden – Dyer & Butler

Eythyn Ward – Kier

Katie Farrell – Kier BAM jv

Kate Firth – TMS Maritime

CECA SW Foundations are on LinkedIn here.

CECA South West would love other like-minded individuals to join the Group. If you are interested please contact

The SWFG have produced a podcast to help people interested in starting a career in the Civil Engineering Contracting industry. They also talk about relevant topics and general knowledge sharing so there is something for everyone who is interested in Civil Engineering. Please see here.

Members of the SW Foundations Group presented to Plymouth University students on 2 November 2020 – read more here.

The CECA South West Foundations Group went on a site visit to Hinkley Point C in January 2020 – read more here 

Jack Walker (Chair of the CECA SW Foundations Group) presented to second year civil engineering students of Bath University on 19 November 2019. Full details can be found here.

CECA South West Foundations went on a site visit in October 2019 – read more here.

 Above: watch a CECA South West Foundations webinar on Remote Project Management, which took place on Wednesday 19 August 2020.