Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Not so simple

ON THE face of it, the proposed merger between the Association of Consulting Engineers and the British Consultants Bureau has a lot going for it (see News). The resulting Association of British Consultants will benefit from the BCB's international profile and breadth of membership, as well as the ACE's resources and efficiency as a lobbying organisation. The large engineering practices will not have to shell out two subscriptions - something many would not have put up with for much ...

Subscribe for full online access and get...

  • Full, instant access to all stories
  • Customised email alerts straight to your inbox
  • Monthly print magazine

Register for guest access to keep reading and get..

  • A free taste of other selected news stories
  • Daily email newsletters


Already have a subscription or ICE membership? or