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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 600 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. 

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Young Professionals of ECA: 2024 Topgolf Event
02/21/2024

Young Professionals of ECA: 2024 Topgolf Event

The event was held at Topgolf in Schaumburg, IL.

The Young Professionals of ECA (Electrical Contractors' Association) of Chicago had a fantastic time on Thursday, February 15, 2024, at Topgolf Schaumburg.

ECA February Regular Membership Meeting - February 14, 2024.
02/16/2024

ECA February Regular Membership Meeting - February 14, 2024.

Program was held at Shaw's Crab House in Schaumburg, IL.

The Electrical Contractors' Association of City of Chicago (ECA) February Membership Meeting was held on Wednesday, February 14, 2024, at Shaw's Crab House in Schaumburg, IL.

Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction Program
02/15/2024

Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction Program

Program was held at INTECH in Alsip, IL

The Electrical Contractors’ Association of City of Chicago’s (ECA’s) Research and Education Committee was pleased to have sponsored the “Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction” workshop being held on February 12 – 14, 2024 at the IBEW-NECA Technical Institute (INTECH) in Alsip, IL.

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Upcoming Events

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  • The event is to be held Monday, February 12, 2024 to Wednesday, February 14, 2024.

    IBEW-NECA Technical Institute (INTECH) 6201 W. 115th Street Alsip, IL 60803

    February 12 (8:00AM) - 14 (4:00PM), 2024

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  • The event is to be held Monday, February 12, 2024 to Wednesday, February 14, 2024.

    IBEW-NECA Technical Institute (INTECH) 6201 W. 115th Street Alsip, IL 60803

    February 12 (8:00AM) - 14 (4:00PM), 2024

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March 4 - 5, 2024

CSC/ASA Construction Expo & Safety Conference

March 4 -5, 2024

Drury Lane Conference Center - Oakbrook Terrace, IL

CSC/ASA Construction Expo & Safety Conference March 4 - 5, 2024 Drury Lane Conference Center 100 Drury Lane Oakbrook Terrace, IL

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March 5, 2024
7:30AM - 9:30AM

ECA Regular Membership Meeting - March 5, 2024

Tuesday, March 5, 2024 - Breakfast Session!

Drury Lane Conference Center - 100 Drury Lane - Oakbrook Terrace, IL

ECA Membership Meeting Tuesday, March 5, 2024 Drury Lane Conference Center Oakbrook Terrace, IL. This is a Breakfast Meeting in conjunction with the CSC-ASA Construction Expo & Safety Conference.

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