The Right Thing to Do

During ELECTRI’s recent Cross Border Meeting in Belize, participants heard first-hand what electrical contractors had to do – or “make do” to survive.

Attracting and Retaining the Best and the Brightest

NECA chapters are forming student chapters at colleges and universities to find and introduce aspiring young construction students to the benefits of the Powering America team.

ELECTRI International Expands Talent Initiative Competition

ELECTRI International programs for NECA Student Chapters will now include the new Student Community Service Initiative. This competition represents an expansion of ELECTRI’s project formerly known as the Student Passport Initiative.

ELECTRI Honors Russ Alessi with the 2017 Wendt Award

During the closing General Session of NECA 2017 in Seattle, ELECTRI International President, Russell J Alessi, was honored with the Foundation’s highest tribute – the Wendt Award.

It’s More Than Just Water

With a grant from ELECTRI International, the Penn State University (PSU) Student Chapter of NECA recently joined forces with the NECA Student Chapter from Kennesaw State University, Marietta, Georgia. Sixteen students traveled to the West End community in Roatán, Honduras, to create a new water pumping system that would upgrade capabilities for this location.

Finalist Teams Selected for 2018 Green Energy Challenge

The jury for ELECTRI International’s Green Energy Challenge has selected the NECA Student Chapters at Illinois Institute of Technology, Penn...


Construction’s workforce shortage at every level is well-documented. ELECTRI International – The Foundation for Electrical Construction recently commissioned a study...

Labor Productivity in Electrical Construction

FACTORS AFFECTING LABOR PRODUCTIVITY FOR ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS, a fact-based analysis of productivity factors and their impact on ways contractors can...

NECA Student Chapters “Pay it Forward” through the ELECTRI Student Community Service Initiative

ELECTRI International has just released its RFP for the 2018/2019 Community Service Initiative.  Each winning NECA Student Chapter Team will...

ELECTRI Rocks NECA Convention

Contractors, industry allies, and NECA Chapter leaders were front and center for ELECTRI International during the recent NECA Convention in...

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