The Electrical Contractors’ Association of City of Chicago (ECA) is a construction trade association that provides business and labor relations services to nearly 700 electrical contractors in Cook County, Illinois. ECA is also known as the Chicago and Cook County Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA). The Association works with its industry partner, Local Union #134 IBEW, to negotiate and administer labor agreements, coordinate apprentice and journeyman level training, as well as promote the industry on behalf of these employers. Since 1903, ECA has provided educational opportunities and business services to not only to assist the electrical contractor by improving the business climate and bringing increased profitability, but to enrich future generations. ECA and IBEW Local 134 work hand in hand to provide a highly skilled, efficient and safe workforce for the City of Chicago and Cook County, Illinois.
NECA Education has opened up four more Basic Estimating classes! Classes will run December 3-18 and January 5-22 with morning and afternoon sessions.
The Chicago Building Conference (CBC) has opened up their Merit Awards application process for 2021 for both CBC members and non-CBC members.
Please review the listing and save the dates as we finalize the speakers / format / locations of the meetings.
Crystal Gardens at Navy Pier
ECA's President's Party has been moved to Friday, May 21, 2021 at the Crystal Gardens, at Navy Pier.view event details >
Theater on the Lake
Join us for an afternoon lakeside, with private terrace on Lake Michigan for the Air & Water Show Rehearsal Day - RESCHEDULED for the 2021 Air and Water Show on April 13, 2021view event details >