Papers of the National Engineering Construction Employers' Association

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Executive Committee minutes, 1982-1994; Finance & General Purposes minutes and papers, 1982-1994; Industrial Relations Committee minutes and papers, 1988-1993; Manpower & Training Committee, minutes and papers, 1985-1992; Health & Safety Committee, minutes and papers,1991-1994; Regional Secretaries, meetings, minutes and papers, 1990-1994; Non-nominated sector Committee (and predecessors), minutes and papers, 1981-1984; Structural Steelwork Sector Committee, minutes and papers, 1989-1992; Capital Project Clients' Group Liaison, 1982-1990; accounts, 1983-1985; files relating to the following subjects: Drax [power station for Central Electricity Generating Board] completion project, 1983-1984; BNFL projects, 1983-1988; Appeals against refusal of registration as erector & scaffolder, 1987-1990; Teesside Joint Council, 1988-1994; Energy Strategy (becoming Nuclear Energy strategy), 1992-1994; Northern Ireland Electricity Service, Kilroot Power Station, 1985-1989; reports of strikes and industrial action, 1983-1992; Proposed amalgamation of the National Engineering Construction Employers' Association and the Oil & Chemical Plant Constructors' Association, 1986-1993; Executive Committee Annual Reports, 1985-1987.

Administrative / Biographical History

The National Engineering Construction Employers' Association and the Oil & Chemical Plant Constructors' Association amalgamated on 1 April 1994 to form the Engineering Construction Industry Association.

Reference: Finding aid to the collection.

Arrangement

The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with  ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).

Conditions Governing Access

These records are closed for ten years from the date of closure of a file. Any work based on them should be submitted to the Engineering Construction Industry Association before publication.

Acquisition Information

This collection was deposited in the Centre by Refractory Users' Federation in 1996.

Other Finding Aids

A copy of this collection-level description is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom. A box list is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom.

Authority records exist for the National Engineering Construction Employers' Association (GB 152 AAR1516); the Oil and Chemical Plant Constructors' Association (GB 152 AAR1514) and the Engineering Construction Industry Association GB 152 AAR1517).

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.

Appraisal Information

This collection has been weeded for duplicates.

Accruals

Further deposits are not expected.

Related Material

The related records of the Refractory Users' Federation (MSS.91), the Coke Oven Contractors' Association (MSS.91/CO), and the Engineering Construction Industry Association (MSS.91/ECIA) are also held at the Centre.