The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) welcomed more than 6,800 members of the electrical construction industry and hundreds of exhibitors to NECA 2016 Boston for four days of education, networking and inspiration in October.
The latest NECA Newscast features a variety of topics, including a preview of NECA 2016 Boston, a recap of the NECA Safety Professionals Conference, and discussions related to labor relations and the recently launched Energy Study Mission.
The Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter, National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) is helping to launch a collaboration with Penn State University, Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA) and Private Energy Partners (PEP) in which the school will use funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection to innovate a data-driven, integrated, student-centered, and market-driven approach to help small food stores and restaurants lower energy bills.
Dean McKenzie has been appointed as the new Director of the Directorate of Construction for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
NECA member Rosendin Electric has received the 2016 Gold Vision Award from Constructech for excellence in construction technology.
A new mobile app launched by the Electrical Transmission & Distribution (ET&D) Partnership will put best practices and safety guidelines used throughout the line construction industry into the hands of line workers in the field.