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Facts Really ARE Stubborn Things

12/16/2019

The United States and our American sensibilities are at an interesting point in time, considering apprenticeship.

We have written articles over the years about the history of apprenticeship, the changes to U.S.manufacturing in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and the "American" decision to eschew apprenticeship for mass production. It was easier and cheaper in the late nineteenth century to simply replace a man rather than spend time and money training him. If candidates stood fifty deep for any one factory job, just replace and move on.

It's one way of doing things. We did produce ...

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IEC Wire Off Event

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2020 Fourth Year Apprentice Wire Off Event

12/16/2019

Come compete with your fellow classmates in this year’s Wire Off Competition!

Prequalifications:

  1. Employed by an IEC Chesapeake member in good standing
  2. Completed an ...
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nlssentryvandalproof

Do You Need to Post a Sentry?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
12/12/2019

Our Associate Partners at Lighting Environments and NLS Lighting, LLC have just the Sentry for you.

"The Sentry is an outdoor vandal proof luminaire that ...

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jasonhaganderbyconnecticut

Fall and Eaton Are Both in the Air!

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/8/2019

Perhaps the only change we can all say we embrace is Fall; the colors, the cooler air. Makes me want to paint a room...Eaton ...

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johnadamsamericaivnus

Facts Really ARE Stubborn Things

12/16/2019

The United States and our American sensibilities are at an interesting point in time, considering ...

read more
IEC Wire Off Event

Click to view full PDF.

2020 Fourth Year Apprentice Wire Off Event

12/16/2019

Come compete with your fellow classmates in this year’s Wire Off Competition!

Prequalifications:

  1. Employed ...
read more
nlssentryvandalproof

Do You Need to Post a Sentry?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
12/12/2019

Our Associate Partners at Lighting Environments and NLS Lighting, LLC have just the Sentry for ...

read more
jasonhaganderbyconnecticut

Fall and Eaton Are Both in the Air!

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/8/2019

Perhaps the only change we can all say we embrace is Fall; the colors, the ...

read more