The Association for Consultancy and Engineering
As the leading business association in the sector, ACE represents the interests of professional consultancies and engineering companies large and small in the UK. Many of our member companies have gained international recognition and acclaim and employ over 250,000 staff worldwide.
ACE members are at the heart of delivering, maintaining and upgrading our buildings, structures and infrastructure. They provide specialist services to a diverse range of sectors including water, transportation, housing and energy.
The ACE membership acts as the bridge between engineering consultants and the construction sector, contributing approximately £15bn to the nation’s economy with the wider construction market contributing a further £90bn.
“ACE welcomes the announcement that the Civil Infrastructure & Technology Exhibition will return in 2016 after its successful launch last year. CITE 2016 will play an important role in supporting business generation, innovation and networking throughout the supply chain. As the trade association for companies that design and deliver infrastructure, ACE understands the importance to its member firms of large scale opportunities to improve their competitive edge and develop business. CITE 2016 will see the exhibition develop in size and quality exhibitors showcasing the latest advances in the sector, and ACE is delighted to be supporting the event once again.”
For further details visit www.acenet.co.uk
UK Trade & Investment
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) works with UK-based businesses to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner of choice. UKTI has professional advisers both within the UK and across more than 100 international markets.
For further details visit www.ukti.gov.uk
The Institution of Engineering and Technology
One of the most highly recognised knowledge sharing networks in the world, The Institution of Engineering and Technology is for engineers and technologists working or studying in an increasingly multidisciplinary, digital and global environment.
With a growing membership of over 150,000 professionals from more than 127 countries, their role is to disseminate knowledge and promote professionalism on a local and international platform, enhancing both professional and personal development for the engineering and technology industries.
For further details visit www.theiet.org
The Geological Society of London
The Geological Society of London is a world-leading communicator of Earth science – through its scholarly publishing, library and information services, cutting-edge scientific conferences, education activities and outreach to the general public. It also provides impartial scientific information and evidence to support policy-making and public debate about the challenges facing humanity. Its aims are to improve knowledge and understanding of the Earth, to promote Earth science education and awareness, and to promote professional excellence and ethical standards in the work of Earth scientists, for the public good.
The Society is the UK’s professional body for Earth science and has a worldwide membership of over 11,500. More than 2,000 of its members live overseas and over 2,500 are Chartered Geologists or Chartered Scientists – professionals who have demonstrated a high level of education, professional competence in their field and a commitment to professional ethics.
For further details visit www.geolsoc.org.uk
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
Membership of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK offers access to a unique range of benefits and unbeatable services designed to support you, personally and professionally, throughout your career. Organisations also benefit from tailored corporate packages ensuring growth for both the company and its staff.
Membership of the Institute pays for itself, not only in monetary value through the benefits we provide, but also in terms of increased career progression opportunities. Applying for an Assessed Grade can give you access to renowned CILT post-nominal letters representing ones commitment or contribution to the industry.
Our vision is to be the leading global membership organisation within the Logistics, Transport and Supply Chain sectors, providing education and development for both individuals and corporations.
For further details visit www.ciltuk.org.uk
CEEQUAL is the sustainability assessment, rating and awards scheme for civil engineering and infrastructure that supports modern life, as well as for landscaping and public realm works. It aims to deliver improved project specification, design and construction of civil engineering works.
The Scheme provides a rigorous and comprehensive sustainability rating system for project and contract teams, celebrating the commitment - and demonstration - of the civil engineering industry to achieving high environmental, economic and social performance. It can also influence significantly the development of projects and contracts by consideration and decisions on the issues behind the questions as the project progresses.
For further details visit www.ceequal.com