Working for Infrastructure

CECA members are committed to providing an excellent outcome for clients, as well as achieving the highest industry standards.

Who we are

CECA Scotland is the sole trade body for Scotland’s civil engineering contractors.

We are proud to represent around 80% of the industry.  Our members work every day to drive Scotland’s economic growth, working across the roads, rail, water and power sectors and delivering the vital infrastructure businesses and communities in Scotland rely on – the building bricks of our future.

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January 24, 2022

Civils contractors spell out priorities for an infrastructure-led recovery

The Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA Scotland) has urged MSPs to invest in an infrastructure-led recovery for Scotland. The Scottish Parliament is set to debate the Scottish Government's draft budget…
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January 17, 2022

More funding available from CITB Skills and Training fund

The CITB has widened the criteria for its Skills and Training fund for medium-sized businesses as a result of the ongoing impact of the pandemic on training. From 1 January…
December 15, 2021

Contractors Publish Carbon-Reduction Guide For SMEs

Following the successful COP26 conference, civils contractors today published a guide for SMEs on how to reduce carbon emissions in construction. Carbon Reduction Demystified for SMEs in Civil Engineering has…

What we aim to achieve

CECA Scotland - Our priorities for 2021 / 2022

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Health and Safety

Health, Safety & Wellbeing

Representing members and promoting best practice in health, safety & wellbeing



Engaging with councils, Holyrood & Westminster to promote infrastructure investment



Engaging with decision makers to promote fairness in procurement



Promoting fair contracts and payment terms throughout the supply chain


Attracting, securing & training a diverse, world class workforce

Representing members interests, promoting civil engineering and diversity, delivering seminars and events and developing school engagement


Engaging with environmental bodies and regulators, ensuring members voices are heard and assisting members in achieving best practice

Our members

CECA Scotland currently has around 100 members, ranging from large multinationals engaged on Scotland’s major infrastructure projects to small businesses delivering change in their communities.