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Record 238 Graduate from Washington, D.C. area Electrical Apprenticeship Program

Marslince Carleah Fisher named Valedictorian with near-perfect 5-year academic averages.

JATC’s RA Upgrade Program graduates

During its 71st graduation ceremony, the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) celebrated the graduation of 238 apprentices on June 3, 2017 at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, MD. The graduates completed a rigorous electrical or telecommunications training programs to become Journeyman Electricians.

George Hogan and Tom Myers Assume Leadership Roles at IBEW Local 26

Hogan and Myers seek to unite the membership and blaze new paths for the organization

Members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 26 have elected George Hogan and Tom Myers as business manager and president, respectively. The two men took over leadership of IBEW Local 26 late last summer.

Electrical Alliance Contractors Win All WBC Craftsmanship Awards in Category

Eight Contractors Honored for Exceptional Workmanship on 20 Projects

For the second time in three years, Electrical Alliance contractors swept the Washington Building Congress’s (WBC) Craftsmanship Awards Program’s electrical category. Eight contractors were recognized for exceptional craftsmanship on 20 projects throughout the Washington, D.C. area.

The Craftsmanship Awards are an annual celebration of excellent work performed by local contractors who display exceptional workmanship, superior skills and individual effort in projects. The electrical category awards work in lighting, power generation distribution and switchgear, and special systems.