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Welcome to the Electrical Contractors´ Association

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. 

Latest News

06/13/2019

ECA President's Party hosted at the Chicago's History Museum

Friday, June 21, 2019

ECA members are invited to the 2019 President's Party on Friday, June 21st at the Chicago History Museum in Lincoln park.

05/23/2019

Complimentary eSafetyLine Subscription Available for ECA Members!

The eSafetyLine subscription provides access to a wealth of NECA safety resources.

This tool for Safety Managers features access to the NECA Safety manual, safety record keeping tools, access to safety publications including NFPA 70e, and more.

05/22/2019

Join Us at the NECA Convention & Trade Show in Las Vegas!

Registration is now open for ECA Members

Learn more about the convention, Chicago Chapter activities, and more...

Upcoming Events

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Fri
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June 21, 2019
6:00-11:00PM

ECA President's Party

Friday, June 21, 2019

Chicago History Museum

The Electrical Contractors' Association cordially invites you to attend the annual President's Party on June 21st, 2019 at the Chicago History Museum.

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Thu
25
2019
July 25, 2019
3:00-6:00PM

MEP SURVIVOR

YP of ECA Summer Event with Construction Trade partners

Bemis Woods, LaGrange, IL

JOIN US FOR A SURVIVOR THEMED TEAM BUILDING PROGRAM TO BUILD COMMUNICATION AND FACILITATE NETWORKING

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