Driving the industry forward


ECA is the UK’s largest trade association representing electrotechnical and engineering services organisations at regional, national and European level. It is therefore fitting ECA has proudly taken sponsorship of our coveted Consultancy/Contractor of the Year award for 2020.

ECA member companies are rigorously assessed before membership is approved, with member firms boasting a combined annual turnover in excess of £6 billion.

Member firms carry out design, installation, inspection, testing, maintenance and monitoring activity across the domestic, commercial, industrial and public sectors. This ranges from power and lighting to data communications, to energy efficiency and renewables, as well as the design and installation of cutting-edge building control technologies.

ECA’s 2,700 members range from SME electrotechnical businesses to nationwide engineering services organisations that employ thousands of professionals on major UK projects. 

Hiring an ECA member can help clients, specifiers and consultants minimise their risk as they:

  • Are thoroughly assessed for technical capability
  • Are supported by the ECA Warranty & Bond
  • Have access to industry-leading technical support
  • Have access to industry-leading health, safety and other business and CSR support
  • Have access to extensive industry information, advice and updates
  • Have access to eRAMS – task/project-specific risk assessment and method statement software.

Why the ER Excellence Awards?

ECA is proud to sponsor the Consultancy/Contractor of the Year award 2020, supporting excellence in the electrical industry. ECA is keen to recognise the accomplishments of businesses within the industry and to promote best practice and success.

The Electrical Review Excellence Awards reward greatness and innovation in the electrical industry, an approach which reflects the work of ECA and its core membership. The award represents a great opportunity for contractors and consultants to showcase their exceptional work and show how they lead the way in improving industry standards.