EngLancer in action

We have, on a few occasions now, come across an unexpected practice since launching the  EngLancer platform. If I’m entirely truthful, when we set about building and launching the site, we didn’t appreciate how useful it could be for freelancers or smaller firms to outsource to the bigger engineering consultancies. I envisaged the majority of… Read More

“What exactly is escrow and why is it important to EngLancer?” This question came up during a recent meeting with a marketing contact of ours. Phil, our CTO, explained the first part: “It’s like if two guys place a bet and a third, trustworthy party, holds their money to the end of the game to… Read More

We’ve spoken to a lot of engineers, contractors, draughtsmen and modellers as part of our research for EngLancer. As a platform which helps them find, deliver and get paid for their work, we thought it would be an easy ‘sell’ to everyone we spoke to. We thought the benefits we offer would have freelance and… Read More

So here at EngLancer we are always claiming to want to “re-engineer the way we engineer”. This got me thinking the other day though. Say we had the chance to start again. To knock it all down and decide how “we” as an industry wanted to work. … Read More

We first came up with the EngLancer concept when helping to set up a small ‘boutique’ engineering firm. We had aspirations to deliver larger scale projects more efficiently than perhaps our more established/larger competitors were able to do.  To do this, we recognised that when we won these projects, we didn’t want to have to recruit… Read More