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GCP Europe is the voice of the building services engineering sector, mechanical contractors, plumbers and HVAC installers. The association represents their interests at the European Union level and, by doing...Read more
On 28 June 2022, GCP Europe Extraordinary General Assembly officially appointed Oliver JUNG as the new Secretary general of the association. Oliver has considerable experience in EU interest representation and...Read more
On 28 June 2022, GCP Europe members exchanged views on the major challenges of the building services engineering sector. Attracting larger numbers of qualified installers, plumbers, mechanical contractors, and building...Read more
GCP Europe, the leading representative of mechanical installers in Europe, and EuropeOn, the European voice of the electrical contracting industry, welcome the European Commission’s proposal for the recast of the...Read more
GCP Europe, the leading representative of mechanical installers in Europe, welcomes the European Commission’s proposal for the revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD). The proposed amendments are...Read more
With 97% of EU buildings in need of renovation, the EU Renovation Wave Initiative and the upcoming targeted revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) represent a true...Read more
This annual event was organised by GCP Europe and EuropeOn, the European association of electrical contractors. Our Summit focused on: Digitalisation, new technologies, smarter buildings: what are the new areas...Read more
On 7 October 2021, Eamon McGrattan (MEBSCA) was elected President of GCP Europe on the occasion of our General Assembly. Troels Blicher Danielsen (TEKNIQ Arbejdsgiverne) also joined the board as...Read more
Proper use of air quality systems will help reduce transmission of COVID-19 in office spaces, according to research. However, the European Union does not currently recognise indoor air pollution as...Read more
The second public event organised by the Construction 2050 Alliance, which gathered 200 participants, showed that construction is a sector that can offer many opportunities to new talent. The discussions...Read more
GCP Europe, together with the members of the Construction 2050 Alliance, welcomes the importance given to the construction ecosystem in the new EU Industrial Strategy. Specifically, the Construction 2050 Alliance...Read more
GCP Europe, together with 11 organisations, co-signed a letter calling the European Commission and the Member States to act immediately to ensure effective, ambitious and consistent implementation of the approved...Read more
GCP Europe members welcome the proposal for a revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) to foster deep renovations and deliver on the Renovation Wave targets for 2030...Read more
Celebrated on the 8 March each year, International Women’s Day is a special opportunity to shine the spotlight on women working in our industry, highlighting their unique experiences and expertise,...Read more
With the twin objectives of achieving a carbon neutral economy and improving the quality of life and comfort of European citizens, GCP Europe strongly welcomes the European Commission’s initiative for...Read more
GCP Europe and EuropeOn hold a joint Workshop on Business opportunities since Covid: triggering a green recovery in the mechanical and electrical trades on 17 December 2020. This event was...Read more
As building professionals installing smart building technologies, we warmly welcome the publication of the acts establishing the Smart Readiness Indicator (SRI) in the Official Journal. We believe this common European...Read more
Due to the current worldwide spread of the Covid-19 pandemic and the associated travel restrictions, ISH will be taking place as a purely digital event in 2021, with a wide...Read more
The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that people spend approximately 90% of their time indoors in residential and non-residential buildings and that 26 million European children are living in unhealthy...Read more
GCP Europe, together with 14 trade associations, has co-signed the joint statement of the European construction sector calling the European Institutions for urgent measures to protect workers’ health, support economic...Read more
BTGA, together with other German partners, has published a Guide on Operation of ventilation and air-conditioning systems under the conditions of the current Covid 19 pandemic. The Guide can be...Read more
GCP Europe has recently established its Indoor Environmental Quality Task Force and elected Nathan Wood from BESA UK as a Chair of the Task Force! Nathan is already Chairman of...Read more
As the leading representative of mechanical installer’s in Europe, GCP Europe provides its’ perspective on the future implementation of the Smart Readiness Indicator (SRI). GCP Europe strongly supports having an...Read more
GCP Europe Luxembourgish Member (FIESC) has recently merged with other two professional associations representing the technical engineering professions APEL and FDI, and created one association called FGT (Federation du Genie...Read more
GCP Europe is happy to announce that Techlink – the Belgian Association representing installers and contractors - is a new member of GCP Europe. During the Annual General Assembly in...Read more