Tag Archives: IBEW

Solar Doghouses

IBEW & NECA bring a creative side to training in the trades An alliance of two prestigious associations, formed to try to lure trade workers into the solar panel installation field…and its bark is just as good as its bite. Sponsored by billboard companies like Milwaukee Tool and 3M, IBEW and NECA are spearheading a program designed […]

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Thomas & Betts presents product display boards to train apprentice electricians

Thomas & Betts Corp., a Memphis, Tenn., designer and manufacturer of components used to manage connection, distribution, and transmission of electrical power, presented a product training electrical component display board to the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Center/National Electrical Contractors Association/International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (JATC/NECA/IBEW) training facility in Lanham, Md., on Sept. 14. The company developed […]

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IBEW donation assists Freedom Farm project

The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 292, recently wrapped-up months of work at Freedom Farm culminating in the completion of their “Insulate the Inside Arena” project. The IBEW, a group of craftsmen and women in the electrical industry, and Freedom Farm have a long-standing partnership. When the indoor arena was built in 2003, […]

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Obama to tour IBEW training center

Today, President Barack Obama will meet with his  Council on Jobs and Competitiveness in a training center for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in Pittsburgh. The jobs group includes executives from General Electric, Xerox, Facebook and American Express and it was formed by Obama to advise him on job creation and other economic matters. […]

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