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2009
As of September 26, 2017

Post-Disaster Recovery and Reconstruction Training for Electrical Workers

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With cooperative funding from both Electri International and the U.S.

Current Status of Building Information Modeling (BIM) Adoptability in the U.S. Electrical Construction Industry

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The electrical construction industry traditionally relies on 2D/3D drawings to layout, design, estimate, and install power and communication systems in building facilities. With the advent of Building Information Modeling (BIM), electrical contractors have begun to experience its potential benefits.

Building Information Modeling for Electrical Contractors: Current Practice And Recommendations

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Building Information Modeling (BIM) is the process of generating and managing building data during its life cycle. Typically it uses three-dimensional, real-time, dynamic building modeling software to increase productivity in building design and construction.

Investigate Opportunities And Barriers Of The Lean Project Delivery Systems (LPDS) To The Electrical Contractors - A Pilot Study In A Healthcare Project, CA

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This report is the result of an Early Career Award project funded by ELECTRI International in 2008. 

Best Practices: Prefabrication for Electrical Contractors

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For electrical contractors, there are still opportunities to achieve some or all of the benefits of prefabrication.

The Role of Electrical Contractors on LEED Projects

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The green building movement is growing at a fast pace, and still more growth is expected in the years to come. In early 2009, there are more than 17,000 LEED® registered projects and over 1,700 certified projects in progress.

Innovative Service Contracting Practices

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The objective of this research project was to identify innovative practices that the electrical contracting firm can use to develop a profitable service business. Service work can provide the electrical contracting firm with a steady income stream to balance the cyclical nature of the construction industry.

Electrical Pre-Construction Planning Process Implementation Manual

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In 2003, ELECTRI International—The Foundation for Electrical Construction, the research arm of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), funded a research project to develop a model pre-construction planning process that NECA members could use to improve their planning practices.