Events with blue dates are BECBC events, dark grey member events.
Heathrow Expansion Supplier Conference
The Heathrow Expansion Project will deliver the capacity that the UK needs to extend its international footprint. We have set ambitious objectives for the delivery of the project with our stakeholders and community and our suppliers will be integral in helping us to deliver on these.
YGN Intro to Nuclear New Build & Power Generation 2019
Delegates will be exposed to the past, present and future of nuclear power production, through technical seminars presented by representatives from across the industry, as well as a tour of Hinkley Point C Construction Site.
HS2 Industry Day: Mechanical & Electrical (M&E)
HS2 Ltd is hosting an Industry Event on 4.9.2019 to engage with the market, sharing its vision and to gain proactive market Intel for the procurement of Tunnel and Lineside M&E.
BECBC Member Meeting (September 2019)
Monthly Member Meeting of the BECBC - guests welcome, but must apply to attend first
Meet the Buyer 2019 - Helping you Bid Better (Supplier Development Programme)
The Supplier Development Programme is proud to announce the date for the 2nd annual Meet the Buyer North event, which is sponsored by Scottish Government and Highlands and Islands Enterprise.
BECBC Shadow Board Focus Group Activity: Future High Streets Fund with Copeland Borough Council
A focus group for young professionals from BECBC member companies to discuss the Future High Streets Fund Project with Copeland Borough Council. This will run alongside the monthly BECBC Member Meeting.
BECBC Nuclear Sector Deal Supply Chain Engagement Event
The Nuclear Sector Deal (NSD) is aimed at reducing costs of new build and decommissioning whilst addressing the creation of new opportunities, skills, R&D and business growth.
The Waste Management and Decommissioning R&D and Technology Group have asked BECBC to engage with our members and guests to discuss the NSD to gather views of those working within the sector.
Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health Course
This course will be running at Better Bodies UK, 45 Roper street Whitehaven on 5th September 2019. Booking essential as places are limited. Contact Jon@betterbodiesuk.com , firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text 07485 015722 for information and booking.
Course cost is £80pp which includes exam, certification and course handbook.
RQF Level 2 Award:
FAA Level 2 Award in First Aid for Mental Health (RQF)
SCQF Level 5 Award:
Award in First Aid for Mental Health at SCQF Level 5
Anyone can be affected by a mental health condition either themselves or a family member, friend or colleague.
This course is suitable for everyone but has been designed to help employers to provide a positive mental health culture within the workplace and to provide learners with comprehensive knowledge on a range of the most common mental health conditions and the skills to be able to act should a condition be suspected.
Learners undertaking this course will be considered First Aiders for Mental Health and be a point of contact within the workplace to help and support those with a suspected mental health condition.
Dounreay Decommissioning Services Framework Supply Chain Event
This event will give companies an understanding of upcoming projects and potential opportunities at Dounreay.
Doing Business in Europe – the UKs No 1 trading partner
The STFC Business Opportunities team will be presenting at the Doing Business in Europe event hosted by East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce. STFC will be covering the business opportunities from STFC funded the international science facilities. The event will feature the latest opportunities from across Europe, please see the attached flyer for more information about at the event.
The Miller Conference 2019 on Radiation Chemistry
The Miller Conference on Radiation Chemistry is an international meeting devoted to all aspects of Radiation Chemistry Research and Applications. It is held every two years and gathers scientists and technologists from all over the world, providing an important opportunity to exchange ideas between people with different backgrounds and to foster the professional growth of both early career and experienced researchers.
EIC Event: Energy 2019 (Global Opportunities in the Power, Nuclear & Renewables Sectors)
Connecting the supply chain to global opportunities
Small and Medium Enterprises Workshop PM
BEIS Commercial are running two 3 hour workshops covering the following:
- Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Policy update including prompt payment
- How we procure at BEIS and Procurement Routes
- The systems we use at BEIS and The Procurement Pipeline
- BEIS terms and Conditions – FAQs
- Questions and Feedback from SMEs (Tell them how they can improve)
National Cleanup Workshop
NCW2019 is hosted by the Energy Communities Alliance (ECA) with the cooperation of the Energy Facility Contractors Group (EFCOG) and the US Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management (EM).
DSEI 2019 – UK PAVILION
Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) is recognised as the world’s largest land, sea and air biennial defence and security exhibition, bringing together senior international trade and military experts from across the entire supply chain in an optimal business environment. In 2019 the UK Pavilion will once again, be ideally located in the South Hall alongside well known British Primes.
IOSH Managing Safely Course
3 Day IOSH Managing Safely Course.
Price - Bookings made before 30th June are at a discounted price of £400 pp +VAT (after this date, it will be £450 pp +VAT)
Venue - Forton, Lancaster
Contact - email@example.com / 07825 954910 to book your place
Alternative dates or training at your workplace can also be arranged
BECBC Social Value Sector Group Meeting (September 2019)
Specialist BECBC Sector group meeting - for BECBC members only
Talking Tuesday at the Beacon Museum - Understanding Posture and Movement
An afternoon led by Karen Douglas de Fenzi, a leading movement educator in the UK.
WESTINGHOUSE SPRINGFIELDS - ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS EXHIBITION
The Engineering & Technology Solutions Exhibition will give both current and potentially new suppliers an opportunity to meet with Westinghouse ‘end-users’ in their place of work.
It will enable companies wishing to demonstrate their products, services and capabilities to an audience actively seeking solutions to their ongoing and future needs; and will achieve this in an environment which is not normally possible any other way.
The Great Hospice Cake Off (Hospice at Home West Cumbria)
Gather your family, friends, work colleagues & neighbours to enjoy a cup of tea and a delicious treat and support your local hospice
Saturday Somatics in September (14 Sept 2019)
Hanna Somatic sessions recognise where you might be unconsciously holding yourself tightly in reaction to injury or trauma and stress.
Engaging Managers - Developing People
CIPD Cumbria Branch event
The Space Race - the down-to-earth Engineering that keeps NASA aiming for the stars.
Technical Lecture for the Institution of Mechanical Engineers - West Cumbria Area
All our Visits and Lectures Qualify for Continued Professional Developement Points
This presentation will give a high-level overview of the multi-year journey, undertaken in partnership between Jacobs and NASA, at the Langley Research Centre in Hampton, VA, NASA’s oldest research Centre’s. Creating a very high performing, proactive, cost saving and award-winning, Asset Management program for Langley’s key infrastructure and high tech facilities, including bespoke aeronautical testing facilities for the likes of SpaceX.
This includes high and low voltage electrical systems, potable and waste water systems, high and low pressure air and steam systems, HVAC, etc. Jacobs also provided all maintenance on some very high tech, one of a kind in the world, wind tunnels that covered the speed regime from very low speed to Mach 10+.
Langley is the oldest of NASA’s research Centres and in particular is focused on the aeronautical sciences – thus the wide variety of wind tunnels at the site. Jacobs tested everything in the tunnels from new commercial transport aircraft programs, military aircraft, missiles, and of course spacecraft (including testing for commercial space companies like SpaceX and Sierra Nevada).
Douglas (Doug) Cook is Vice President and Head of Asset Management Support for the Aerospace, Technology and Nuclear - International (ATN-I) Business Unit of Jacobs Engineering in the United Kingdom. In this role Doug is providing technical advisory services to transform the Asset Management delivery services for the Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) – a Joint Venture of which Jacobs is a shareholder company. In addition, he provides executive consulting services relative to Asset Management to various other Jacobs clients in the UK commercial and government sectors. He received a MS in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Dayton (1989) and a BS in Aerospace Engineering from West Virginia University (1982).
This is a free event, but booking is mandatory.. Refreshments will be available from 18:30hrs.
Atkins Nuclear Technology Showcase
A dynamic technology open day where products and solutions will be demonstrated and specialists will be available to talk with our clients and business partners.
The range of technologies that Atkins and its strategic technology partners are deploying into the nuclear market will be showcased.
Supplier Information Day for the DRP (Direct Research Portfolio)
The NDA is embarking on a process to award new four-year R&D framework contracts and is inviting suppliers to find out more at an information day in west Cumbria
BEP Supply Chain Workshop
Join our Supply Chain Manager and Procurement Manager to understand some of the do's and don'ts of tendering.
This workshop aims to give supply chain companies the chance to improve future bids for work thereby increasing their ability to win work.
The workshop will be followed by a networking lunch.
If numbers exceed capacity priority may be given to smaller companies based in West Cumbria
This workshop will be held at Westlakes Science Park. Another workshop will run in the Warrington area in January 2020.
HKA - LOGIC’S latest contracts, highlighting the legal and practical risks associated with their use
In November 2018, Oil & Gas UK subsidiary LOGIC published the 3rd edition of their General Conditions of Contract for Construction. In December 2018, a new standard contract to assist companies with offshore decommissioning in the UK North Sea was published followed by the 4th Edition of LOGIC’s General Conditions of Contract (including guidance notes) for Services on-and off-shore in February 2019.
These model contracts are designed to provide companies and their contractors with a framework for working towards commercial agreements in a timely, co-operative and effective manner…but do they?effective manner…but do they?
Veronique Buehrlen QC and Sarah Williams of Keating Chambers will address certain key provisions of the new General Conditions of Contract for Offshore Decommissioning from the point of view of the seasoned litigator. They will address areas such as the allocation of risk in relation to technical information provided by the company and the assumptions on which the scope of work is to be based, variations, indemnities, and the dispute resolution provisions, including adjudication as a means of fast track (if interim) dispute resolution.
HKA Experts Andrew Drennan and Trevor Butler will address some of the technical, time and money risks relevant to offshore decommissioning from the point of view of the claims consultant/expert advisor.
Cleator Moor Business Network
First event for business to in Cleator Moor and surrounds to network and find out more about local businesses.
Cumbrian Golf Challenge 2019
An exciting charity golf day supporting Walking with the Wounded
Delivering Change Through Robotics at Sellafield
Event to present opportunities for robotics and artificial intelligence within Sellafield and to showcase cutting-edge robotic technology.
The Robotics and Artificial Intelligence for Nuclear (RAIN) Hub, in collaboration with Game Changers, will host this demonstration event.
BECBC Workshop: Constellation of Opps & Social Media in schools
A BECBC member workshop to encourage volunteers to be involved in presenting in schools to encourage students to consider different opportunities for their future and careers.
FREE event for BECBC members.
Saturday Somatics in September (21 Sept 2019)
Hanna Somatic sessions recognise where you might be unconsciously holding yourself tightly in reaction to injury or trauma and stress
EHS SUMMIT AMERICAS 2019
The eighth Verdantix Summit convenes EHS professionals from diverse industries to share insights on how to improve EHS outcomes with innovative technologies such as software, mobile apps, fleet safety, virtual reality, smart PPE and data analytics.
Employee Engagement: Making the world a better place to work
CIPD Cumbria Branch event: this event is aimed at anyone who has responsibility for people or developing people related strategies.
BIRCHWOOD NUCLEAR HUB, WARRINGTON - ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS EXHIBITION
The Engineering & Technology Solutions Exhibition will give both current and potentially new suppliers an opportunity to meet with Sellafield Ltd ‘end-users’ and their Tier 2 contract organisations in a convenient location within the Birchwood Business Park estate.
Mentoring and Supervising Apprentices
A one day workshop focusing on the non-technical skills required by those who mentor or supervise apprentices as part of their work. It offers a great opportunity to look at how you and your company currently manage the process of mentoring and what the possibilities are for the future.
Hampden Park, Glasgow
Suppliers and subcontractors across Scotland can learn about new work opportunities at a major Meet the Buyer
SMART Demolition – Planning for Decommissioning
Putting forward solutions to provide a SMART way to decommission is the focus of this event. Whether on a chemical process or pharmaceutical site, power station, oil and gas platform, providing a SMART model to work to ensures a safe, effective and environmentally sound project, thus helping eliminate risks at every stage.
BECBC Workshop: Leading Safely
FREE event for BECBC members
BECBC - Shadow Board Social Evening - POSTPONED
This event has now been postponed.
Further Shadow Board events will be promoted soon...
Saturday Somatics in September (28 Sept 2019)
Hanna Somatic sessions recognise where you might be unconsciously holding yourself tightly in reaction to injury or trauma and stress
IOSH Managing Safely (3 day) Course [Ref: 19/09/04]
IOSH Managing Safely (3 day) Course [Ref: 19/09/04] running in Energus, Workington on Monday 30 September 2019 to Wednesday 02 October 2019.
NB: There is a 15% discount available for BECBC members who would like to attend this course.