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08Oct92 UK: ASSOCIATION OF CONSULTING ENGINEERS LOBBIES GOVERNMENT ON USE OF FOREIGN CONSULTANTS FOR WATER PROJECTS.

The Association of Consulting Engineers (ACE) is to lobby environment minister John Redwood over water companies using foreign consultants to advise on projects in Britain.It wants an amendment to the draft European directive on water services to ensure that consultancy work goes out to tender.'We want to know why water companies have the freedom to employ consultants from outside Britain, when unemployment among engineers is so bad here,' said ECE's Eric Mansfield.'It is a slap in ...

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