NETCO Leadership Excellence Award 2020

Leadership Excellence Award 2020 NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN! Established in 2016, the NETCO Leadership Excellence Award honours an individual for their outstanding contributions to apprenticeship training and continuing electrical training. The award is presented nationally every year during the National Training Conference to an individual with a NETCO training partner organization. Recipients of the Leadership Excellence Award demonstrate inspirational leadership to others. The Leadership Excellence Award [...]

By |2020-01-22T17:16:27-07:00January 22nd, 2020|

CEC 2018 Adoption Table Location Changes

CEC 2018 Adoption Table Location Changes Changes have been made to the CECA website so that the CEC 2018 Code Adopter list can always be found in the Resources section of the website. You will be able to see who is using which version of code by going to Resources>CEC 2018 Code Table. When the table has been updated, we will post a news post to [...]

By |2020-01-22T17:17:33-07:00January 20th, 2020|

2019-2020 Manual of Labour Units (MLU) and Tool & Equipment Editions Now Available

Print Editions of 2019-2020 Publications Now Available Print Editions of 2019-2020 Publications now available NECA announced that the 2019-2020 editions of the NECA Manual of Labor Units (4090-19) and Tool & Equipment Rental Schedule (5065-19) publications were available in print and PDF formats. The CD version will be available sometime in January 2020. You can order your copy from the publications section on the CECA website. [...]

By |2020-01-22T17:18:33-07:00December 30th, 2019|

Canadian CEC 2018 Adoption

CEC 2018 Adoption Each province or territory determines for itself which edition of the Canadian Electrical Code (CEC), Part I is referenced in its regulation, sometimes with amendments, depending on the situation. This table indicates the 2018 CE Code, Part I adoption across Canada. It is recommended to contact the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) to confirm which edition is in force. You may need to [...]

By |2020-01-16T10:49:00-07:00March 11th, 2019|

NTCCC Takes Out Prompt Payment Ad in The Hill Times

NTCCC Takes Out Prompt Payment Ad in Hill Times The latest Prompt Payment action taken by NTCCC was to take out a full page ad in the Parliament Hill Newspaper, The Hill Times. It was in the Oct 24 paper. The feedback we have received indicates that the add caused considerable attention on the Hill but we still have more work to do. We have more [...]

By |2019-03-12T08:55:05-07:00November 9th, 2018|

ELECTRI International Releases Low Voltage Systems Report

ELECTRI International Releases Low Voltage Systems Report ELECTRI International has released a new report titled The Electrical Contractor as the Integrator, which is now available to be viewed or downloaded free of charge from the ELECTRI website, electri.org. The low voltage market is more profitable than the traditional electrical market, in some cases twice as profitable or greater. This key finding comes from ELECTRI International research evaluating contractors who perform [...]

By |2020-01-22T17:19:42-07:00October 25th, 2018|

ELECTRI REPORT F3405

ELECTRI REPORT F3405 - CHANGE ORDER GUIDELINES FOR ELECTRICAL AND LOW VOLTAGE CONTRACTORS Contractors are routinely asked to prepare change order proposals on construction projects. The single most common area of dispute in the change order process is its cost. The main purpose of this project is to develop guidelines that provide a systematic, standardized, fair process for the pricing of change orders. This study identifies various [...]

By |2020-01-22T17:21:07-07:00August 31st, 2018|

Electri Report F3410

Electri Report F3410 – Measuring Productivity and the Impact of Prefabrication on Productivity ELECTRI International – The Foundation for Electrical Construction, Inc. Productivity Enhancement Electri Report F3410 - Measuring Productivity and the Impact of Prefabrication on Productivity Field and office productivity and the use of prefabrication in the Electrical Contracting industry are intertwined. This project explored the impact and use of prefabrication within Lean Construction and BIM [...]

By |2020-01-22T17:21:46-07:00April 24th, 2018|

CECA U of T Green Energy Challenge 2018

CECA U of T Green Energy Challenge 2018 Green Energy Challenge 2018 by CECA U of T What is this year’s competition? The CECA UofT Student Chapter is excited to participate in the 2018 Green Energy Challenge, which is the 10th Annual ELECTRI International/NECA Student Chapter Competition. The purpose of the competition is for students to interact with their community and NECA member companies, while learning about sustainable [...]

By |2018-11-16T16:03:03-07:00March 19th, 2018|

Electri Report F3413 – From Field to Office

Electri Report F3413 - From Field to Office From Field to Office Identifying and Overcoming Skill Gaps when Promoting Field Workers to Project Managers Successful projects require good project managers. When a company desires to promote field workers to project management positions, how does a company ensure the new project manager has the skills necessary to be successful? This report discusses the skill gaps identified by [...]

By |2020-01-22T17:22:02-07:00March 13th, 2018|