Contractors from the Electrical Alliance, a cooperative effort between electrical contractors and skilled craftsmen to provide quality products and services to customers and to set the standard for efficiency and productivity within the electrical industry, won all 23 of this year’s Washington Building Congress (WBC) Craftsmanship Awards handed out in the electrical category. WBC represents the interests of more than 1,000 companies from all facets of the real estate, design, and construction industry. The annual Craftsmanship awards brings public recognition to contractors in Washington, D.C.; Maryland; and Virginia who display exceptional workmanship, superior skills, and individual effort in projects.

The electrical category awards are based on work in power generation, distribution, and switchgear installations as well as lighting, telecommunications, and fire alarm systems.

Electrical Alliance award winners in the Lighting systems category include:

  • Truland Systems Corp. for the Arena Stage Expansion and Renovation

  • Mona Electric Group for work at Eastern High School
  • J.E. Richards for the Potomac Yards Marriott Renaissance & Residence Inn
Award winners in the Power Generation, Distribution, and Switchgear category include:
  • J.E. Richards for work at Constitution Center
  • Power Solutions for POB Switchgear Replacement
  • Dynalectric Co. for ACC-5 POD 11-15 Buildout
  • Dynalectric Co. for work at TMFJB Data Center – Standby Generator
  • Dynaelectric Co. for Equinox IBX DC6
  • Dynalectric Co. for ACC-5
  • Mona Electric Group for work at Eastern High School
  • Natelco Corp. for AT&T Annapolis UPS Upgrade
  • T.A. Beach Corp. for NIH New Electrical Systems
  • Freestate Electrical Construction for NIH Building 29 Switchgear Upgrade
  • Truland Systems Corp. for work at Liberty Park
  • Singleton Electric for Nitrification-Denitrification Facilities Upgrade
  • J.E. Richards for work at Potomac Yards Marriott Renaissance and Residence Inn
  • Truland Service Corp. for work at Central Campus
  • J.E. Richards for Dahlgren RD&A Consolidation
Award winners in Special Systems category include:
  • Dynalectric Co. for Equinox DC-6
  • Dynalectric Co. for ACC-5
  • Dynaletic Co. for ACC-5 Phase 2
  • Mona Electric Group for work at Eastern High School
Award winners in Telecommunications Systems & Facilities
  • Dynatran, Div. Dynalectric Company for Equinox IBX DC-6
"Outstanding work is the result of our craftsmen’s pride for electrical contracting and their want to further growth and development of superior craftsmanship in the Washington, D.C., area. Their passion serves as an inspiration to our local industry," says Albert Winfield, Electrical Alliance trustee and president, Washington, D.C., Chapter of National Electrical Contractors Association.

The Craftsmanship Awards Banquet will be held March 25. For more information about the awards, visit www.wbcnet.org/craftshomepage.htm.