April 2009

The IET has named 26-year-old Hanna Sykulska as Young Woman Engineer of the Year 2008.

BSI has set up a new Kitemark scheme for emergency lighting installers. It is designed to complement existing schemes for electrical and fire alarm installers.

Southern Electric Contracting has signed a sole supplier agreement, worth £6m over two years, with site equipment specialist Speedy.

Nicola Zeni from T Clarke’s London division has won the firm’s Apprentice of the Year awards, hosted by local Liberal Democrat MP Simon Hughes.

Construction trade bodies and MPs are backing a 10-point manifesto to help the industry survive the economic crisis as part of the Get Britain Building campaign.