BESA



New leader and direction unveiled at BESA Training

The training arm of the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has appointed Helen Yeulet ...

Published 7 February 2020

Scotland urged to grasp ‘golden opportunity’ to lead payment reform

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has urged its members in Scotland to take par ...

Published 8 January 2020

Building sector responds to General Election result

Trade bodies from across the construction sector have been reacting to the Conservatives winning an ...

Published 13 December 2019

Whitehall ‘terrified of another Carillion’, BESA conference hears

The new government must do everything it can to solve the late payment problems that continue to und ...

Published 4 December 2019

BESA Scotland apprentice takes bronze at ‘Skills Olympics’

BESA Scotland is celebrating the success of refrigeration apprentice Josh Collins at the national fi ...

Published 2 December 2019

Industry-wide survey shows ‘devastating’ impact of unfair payment

Nearly half of small business owners and managing directors had to stop their own pay due to the imp ...

Published 28 November 2019

Survey shows wide-ranging mental health impact of late and unfair payment

Nine out of ten construction business owners suffer mental health issues due to the pressures of lat ...

Published 8 November 2019

BESA launches outstanding woman award

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) is supporting the campaign to attract more wome ...

Published 24 September 2019

Construction bodies back industry-wide survey into fair payment and mental health

A major new payment and mental health survey has been launched by 27 bodies in the UK construction i ...

Published 13 September 2019

Builders welcome delay to VAT change as victory for common sense

The UK Government is to delay the introduction of VAT Reverse Charging for construction compani ...

Published 9 September 2019

Construction bodies lobby Treasury over reverse VAT charges

Fifteen UK construction bodies have written to the UK Government to share serious concerns regarding ...

Published 9 August 2019

SELECT warns of ‘unintended consequences’ of new fire safety regulations

New fire safety regulations under consideration by the UK Government could undermine existing qualif ...

Published 6 August 2019

BSE Skills awarded second Skills Development Scotland contract

SELECT has welcomed the news that BSE Skills Ltd has been awarded another contract by Skills Develop ...

Published 31 July 2019

BESA welcomes public sector progress on prompt payment

New UK Government guidance clarifying what suppliers should take note of in their approach to paymen ...

Published 30 July 2019

BESA throws support behind industry-led climate pledge

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has urged its members to sign historic industry ...

Published 26 July 2019