Yearly Archives: 2014


Payment Practices and Pre-Qualification in Public Sector Construction

The Specialist Engineering contractors’ (SEc) Group represents the largest sector in the UK construction industry by value. It is spread across infrastructure and building and includes the design and installation of engineering systems and works involving refurbishment, repair and maintenance. the sector comprises 60,000 firms employing 300,000 people. the overwhelming majority of the firms are [...]

2016-08-23T16:23:00+00:00 23 September 2014|Surveys - UK|

Report on a Survey of Payment Practices and Prequalification in Public Sector Construction in Wales

Introduction The Specialist Engineering Contractors’ (SEC) Group Wales/Cymru represents the largest element of construction (by value) in Wales. Its member organisations – listed on the front of this report – mainly comprise SMEs involved in various aspects of construction engineering from steel fabrication and lift installation and maintenance to mechanical, electrical and plumbing installation and [...]

2016-08-23T12:56:53+00:00 23 August 2014|Surveys - Wales|