Entries by Hotcost

February 2018 Newsletter

Quick Links ECA & BESA join forces to submit retentions plan to government Following the collapse of Carillion last month, an action plan has been put forward to the Government by leading engineering services bodies, the BESA and ECA, to lay the issue of cash retention in construction to rest. The BESA and ECA’s submission […]

January 2018 Newsletter

Quick Links Carillion bankers set up £225m fund to help subcontractors Bankers who refused to lend Carillion more cash have set up a £225m fund to help subcontractors and suppliers caught up in the contractor’s collapse. Lloyds Banking Group has launched a £50m fund, HSBC £100m and RBS £75m. The trio will waive fees and […]

Happy New Year from Hotcost

Happy New Year from Hotcost   We hope you had a relaxing break celebrating with friends and family. We are looking forward to providing you with the very best estimating service in the UK and beyond.   If you need to contact us during this time you can email us at client@hotcost.co.uk or upload your […]

Merry Christmas from Hotcost

Merry Christmas from Hotcost   Warmest thoughts and best wishes for a wonderful Christmas and a very Happy New Year from everyone at Hotcost!   During the holiday period we are closed on:-   Christmas Day   Boxing Day   New Years Day   If you need to contact us during this time you can […]

December 2017 Newsletter

Quick Links   MPs join the campaign to inspire the next generation of engineers More than 30 MPs have pledged their support for a national campaign to get more young people into engineering, joining government and industry in a united effort to tackle a major skills gap. The Year of Engineering, which launches in January, […]

November 2017 Newsletter

Quick Links Educators and Employers need to ‘wake up’ over apprentices Recent YouGov findings revealing that less than one in 12 students aged 15-18 are being advised to seek a work based apprenticeship, coupled with a 61% decrease in the number of people starting apprenticeships, shows how educators and employers urgently need to “wake up”, […]

Hotcost at Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event

Hotcost at Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event Hotcost would like to thank each and every one of you that came to visit us at our stand at Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event at the Citywest Hotel in Dublin last week. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting all of you and we look forward to working with you in the […]

October 2017 Newsletter

Quick Links 20% of cable in the UK is substandard, non-approved or counterfeit Prysmian Group, the largest manufacturer of electrical cable in the UK and part of the largest global cable manufacturer, has been campaigning for many years to make the manufacturing and importing of substandard electrical cable into the UK illegal. “Properly manufactured and […]

Our Glasgow Office is Now Open!

Our Glasgow Office is Now Open! Hotcost are very pleased and proud to announce the opening of our new office based in Glasgow. Due to the continued growth in 2016 and 2017, we are extremely excited to open our new office in Glasgow. This new location will enable us to continue to provide our quality, […]

Join us at Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event 2017

Join us at Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event 2017 Hotcost invite you to Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event 2017 at the Citywest Hotel, Dublin on Wednesday 18th & Thursday 19th of October. Join us at our stand, Stand 30, where you can chat to us about our professional fixed fee estimating service. Register your details with us […]