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ECA Chicago




Upcoming Events

We hope that you will be able to attend these events:

December 14, 2017

ECA Holiday Luncheon

Drake Oak Brook Hotel

Oak Brook, IL



January 25 - 26, 2017

EA Annual Conference & Trade Show

Drury Lane Theater

Oak Brook, IL


April 8 - 12, 2018

NECA Midwest Region Spring Conference

Amelia Island Plantation, FL


May 7 - 9, 2018

Women In NECA

Nashville, TN


May 9 - 11, 2018

NECA Future Leaders

Nashville, TN


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NECA Website

LMCC Website

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Electrical Contractors' Association of City of Chicago


Chicago & Cook County Chapter, NECA

Phone: 708-531-0022
Fax: 708-531-0071

Dear Industry Associate,

Please review this month's LiveWire newsletter. We hope you enjoy the local and national industry updates.

November Membership Meeting


The November ECA Regular Membership Meeting was held on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at The Clubhouse in Oak Brook, Illinois. The guest presenters were Curt Bailey, Related Midwest, Drew Nieman and Cal Wessman of CBRE.


Pictured above from left to right are:

Curt Bailey, Related Midwest,
Drew Nieman and Cal Wessman of CBRE.



Electric Association Awards Event


The Electric Association (EA) held its Annual Membership Awards event on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the Carlisle in Lombard, Illinois.

Pictured above from left to right are:

Kevin O'Shea, EA "Hall of Fame" Award recipient,

Shamrock Electric Company, Inc.,

Kathleen O'Shea, Dr. Lori Jensen and Kyle O'Shea.




NECA IIT Student Chapter


The NECA IIT Student Chapter held a meeting at the IIT Smart Lab on Monday, November 6, 2017.


Pictured above is the guest speaker, James Westerfield,

Chicago Lightworks, as he began his presentation.




ECA Holiday Luncheon


The ECA is pleased to announce that Mr. Hal Schmitt, former Top Gun pilot and instructor, as well as Business Consultant and Winery Proprietor will be the Guest Speaker and Mark Toland, "The Corporate Mind Reader" will be the entertainment for the ECA Holiday Luncheon to be held on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel in Oak Brook, Illinois.



Safety Update

CSC December Schedule-

For a listing of coursework available through the Construction Safety Council (CSC) for the month of December 2017, please click on the link:

ECA Open House


The ECA held an Open House on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 to celebrate its recent office renovation.


Pictured above from left to right are:

Jerry McGlynn, James McGlynn and Maureen Lucenti,

McWilliams Electric Company, Inc., as they dropped by the

ECA Open House.




NECA On-line Tools -- Project Managers

- NECA's Learning Center


The first three on-line training topics developed specifically for the new NECA's Learning Center are now available.




EA Annual Conference & Trade Show /

ECA January Membership Meeting


The ECA is holding its January Membership Meeting on January 25, 2018 during the EA Annual Conference and Trade Show at the Drury Lane in Oakbrook, Terrace, Illinois.




Chicago Building Congress (CBC)

- Merit Awards 2018



(Project details not due until Feb. 5, 2018.)


Enter your construction project - check out the updated categories! The Chicago Building Congress Merit Awards Committee invites members and non-members to submit entries for the CBC's 2018 Merit Awards competition. This program recognizes the most outstanding construction projects from the past three years in the Chicagoland area. (Entry deadline is Jan. 2, 2018. Project details are not due until Feb. 5, 2018.)


Interested but need to know more?


Please CLICK HERE so you can review the application before entering.



Industry Statistics - September 2017


Stay on top of monthly data for our industry: number of contractors active, quantity of people employed and total hours worked.

Please click here to view statistics.

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