Contractor http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6604/more en Electrician Sentenced in Tax Evasion, Workers Comp Fraud Case http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrician-sentenced-tax-evasion-workers-comp-fraud-case <div class="node-body article-body">An electrician from New York has been sentenced to probation for failing to pay his personal income taxes and for failing to claim his employees on Workers Compensation paperwork.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrician-sentenced-tax-evasion-workers-comp-fraud-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/electrician-sentenced-tax-evasion-workers-comp-fraud-case#comments Business Management Around the Circuit Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:38:00 +0000 132341 at http://ecmweb.com Former IBEW Officer Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement http://ecmweb.com/contractor/former-ibew-officer-pleads-guilty-embezzlement <div class="node-body article-body">A former officer with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers chapter 386 in Texarkana entered a guilty plea last week to embezzlement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/former-ibew-officer-pleads-guilty-embezzlement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/former-ibew-officer-pleads-guilty-embezzlement#comments Around the Circuit Contractor Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:24:00 +0000 132131 at http://ecmweb.com Sprig Electric Pairs Tesla’s Powerpack with a Rooftop Photovoltaic System http://ecmweb.com/contractor/sprig-electric-pairs-tesla-s-powerpack-rooftop-photovoltaic-system <div class="node-body article-body">Sprig Electric is now among the first electrical contractors in the nation to pair Tesla’s Powerpack battery with a 350 kW commercial rooftop photovoltaic system to optimize energy savings. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/sprig-electric-pairs-tesla-s-powerpack-rooftop-photovoltaic-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/sprig-electric-pairs-tesla-s-powerpack-rooftop-photovoltaic-system#comments Green Building Contractor News Mon, 01 Feb 2016 18:46:00 +0000 131931 at http://ecmweb.com Adapt Your Work Processes to Fit Today’s Needs http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/adapt-your-work-processes-fit-today-s-needs <div class="node-body article-body">Create a business environment that lets you respond effectively to changing circumstances</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/adapt-your-work-processes-fit-today-s-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/electrical-testing/adapt-your-work-processes-fit-today-s-needs#comments Business Management Electrical Testing Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:16:00 +0000 131821 at http://ecmweb.com Building your Company’s Culture and Defining Your Core Values http://ecmweb.com/business-management/building-your-company-s-culture-and-defining-your-core-values <div class="node-body article-body">If you were to ask any of my team members, “What is the purpose of your job?” without exception, I believe they would answer, “My job is to make people’s homes safe.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/building-your-company-s-culture-and-defining-your-core-values" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/building-your-company-s-culture-and-defining-your-core-values#comments Business Management Silver Sat, 23 Jan 2016 00:00:00 +0000 131641 at http://ecmweb.com The Basics of Cable Pulling http://ecmweb.com/basics/basics-cable-pulling <div class="node-body article-body">Every electrical installation requires the pulling of cable. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/basics/basics-cable-pulling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/basics/basics-cable-pulling#comments Basics Contractor NEC Silver Fri, 22 Jan 2016 22:15:00 +0000 131681 at http://ecmweb.com The Need for Qualified Electrical Professionals http://ecmweb.com/blog/need-qualified-electrical-professionals <div class="node-body blog-body">As we pointed out in last month’s “2016 Construction Forecast,” most market segments remain on an upward trajectory when it comes to construction starts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-viewpoint">Industry Viewpoint</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/blog/need-qualified-electrical-professionals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/blog/need-qualified-electrical-professionals#comments content Contractor Design Silver Industry Viewpoint Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:58:00 +0000 131591 at http://ecmweb.com Solving the Skilled Labor Shortage http://ecmweb.com/business-management/solving-skilled-labor-shortage <div class="node-body article-body">In the next six years, the construction industry could face a shortage of 1.6 million workers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. However, many of the nation’s top electrical contracting companies and engineering firms aren’t waiting until the last minute to embrace this challenge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/solving-skilled-labor-shortage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/solving-skilled-labor-shortage#comments Business Management Design Silver Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:25:00 +0000 131711 at http://ecmweb.com Southern Illinois University Replacing Electrical System http://ecmweb.com/project-delivery/southern-illinois-university-replacing-electrical-system <div class="node-body article-body">Southern Illinois University Edwardsville's Board of Trustees has approved a $3 million contract for a new electrical system, and Phase II of the project has taken effect. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-delivery/southern-illinois-university-replacing-electrical-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-delivery/southern-illinois-university-replacing-electrical-system#comments Project Delivery Around the Circuit Thu, 14 Jan 2016 20:51:00 +0000 131361 at http://ecmweb.com "SIUE Entry Sign" by Illinois2011 (Tyler Warren) - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Commons Ohio Board of Building Standards Adopts Rule Changes http://ecmweb.com/contractor/ohio-board-building-standards-adopts-rule-changes <div class="node-body article-body">At its meeting in early December 2015, the Ohio Board of Building Standards adopted the rule changes identified as Amendments Group 90. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/ohio-board-building-standards-adopts-rule-changes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/ohio-board-building-standards-adopts-rule-changes#comments Contractor News Tue, 12 Jan 2016 15:10:00 +0000 131281 at http://ecmweb.com