Independent Electrical Contractors of New England
Empowering Electricians Since 1968.
273 Dividend Road Suite A
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

What is IEC New England?

The Independent Electrical Contractors of New England, Inc. (IEC-NE) is the region’s premier trade association representing Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island independent electrical and systems contractors, aggressively working with the industry to establish a free environment for merit shops - a philosophy that promotes the concept of free enterprise, open competition and economic opportunity for all. 

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Latest News From IEC

  • Feb 23, 2022
    2022 STATE OF THE INDUSTRY REPORT Challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic, electrical contractors voice their concerns about the business climate.
  • Feb 11, 2022
    Electrical contractors often have difficulty meeting the labor hours that they provide in an estimate. These costly labor overruns are not necessary; estimators who take the time to understand and apply fundamental principles of estimating jobs are likely to decrease or even eliminate overruns.
  • Feb 11, 2022
    Being near live electrical equipment is dangerous, whether shock or arc flash hazard. ABB solutions exist to help reduce hazard risk levels in a wide range of conditions and needs.
  • Mar 30, 2021
    Excavation and trenching are among the most hazardous construction operations. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Excavation standards, 29 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 1926, Subpart P, contain requirements for excavation and trenching operations. This booklet highlights key elements of the standards and describes safe work practices that can protect workers from cave-ins and other hazards.
  • Mar 30, 2021
    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.
  • Mar 30, 2021
    Quarterly trends, data and indicators ~ 2020

Upcoming Events and Classes

Please note that all meetings, events, instructors and classes are subject to schedule change with proper notification.

  Date Time Event Location City Registration
Wed, Aug 24, 2022 8/24/22 5:30pm 22-23 First Year Apprenticeship Classes IEC New England~273 Dividend Road Rocky Hill Register
Thu, Aug 25, 2022 8/25/22 5:30pm 22-23 Second-Fourth Year Apprenticeship Classes IEC New England~273 Dividend Road Rocky Hill Register
Thu, Aug 25, 2022 8/25/22 4:30pm 2022 CT Continuing Education ~ Instructor: Frank Gladwin IEC New England ~ 273 Dividend Road Rocky Hill Register
Wed, Sep 7, 2022 9/7/22 2:30pm Executive Committee Meeting IEC New England (273 Dividend Road) Rocky Hill Register
Wed, Sep 7, 2022 9/7/22 4:00pm Board of Directors Meeting IEC New England (273 Dividend Road) Rocky Hill Register
Thu, Sep 8, 2022 9/8/22 8:00am Project Management with Kirk Alter (9/8 &9/9) IEC New England Rocky Hill Register

REFUND POLICY: A full refund, minus a $35.00 administrative fee, will be given if notification of cancellation is made 10 days prior to the training. After that date, no refund will be given and no-shows will not be refunded.  There is a $15 restocking fee for cancelled book orders.  IEC-NE reserves the right to cancel any event that does not meet the minimum registration requirements.

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