ALEXANDRIA, VA - The Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) is pleased to announce that Wagner Electric from the IEC of Kentucky & Southern Indiana chapter, located in Louisville, KY, received a 2018 IEC National Award of Excellence in Electrical Construction in the Industrial Construction, Electrical Contract amounts over $5,000,001 category.
Wagner Electric was recognized for its work on the R.T. Vanderbilt – Area 10 project.
Wagner Electric designed and replaced an entire electrical system for a 4 story 50,000 sq. ft. chemical plant (R T Vanderbilt) in Murray Ky. This project took 2-1/2 years and very challengingly, was installed while the plant maintained production. From the design to the final commissioning, this project demonstrated Wagner Electric’s capabilities and deservedly received this prestigious National Award of Excellence.
The IEC National Award of Excellence in Electrical Construction is given each year during IEC Convention & Expo to recognize remarkable electrical projects in the categories of Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Low Voltage/Limited Energy, Efficient Energy, Power Generation, and Service.
IEC National is a nonprofit trade association federation with 52 educational campuses and affiliate IEC local chapters across the country. IEC represents over 3,300-member businesses throughout the United States and educates nearly 12,000 electricians and systems professionals each year through world-class training programs. IEC contractor member companies are responsible for over $8.5B in gross revenue annually and are composed of some of the premier firms in the industry.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - The Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) is pleased to announce that Wagner Electric Company, located in Louisville, Kentucky, received the IEC National Award of Excellence in Electrical Construction – Industrial during the 56th Annual IEC National Convention & Electric Expo in Portland, Oregon.
Wagner Electric Company was recognized for its work on R.T. Vanderbilt-Area 20 Expansion, an existing chemical plant which makes oil based products in a Class 1, Division 2 environment. The expansion was built to provide a huge increase in production for both new and existing processes.
“I would like to congratulate Wagner Electric Company for demonstrating excellence in industrial electrical construction,” said Thayer Long, IEC National Executive Vice President/CEO. “Their professional approach and technical knowledge made the success of this project possible.”
The IEC National Award of Excellence in Electrical Construction is given each year during the IEC National Convention & Electric Expo to recognize remarkable electrical projects in the categories of Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Low Voltage/Limited Energy, and Efficient Energy/Green construction.
Established in 1957, IEC is a trade association representing nearly 3,000 members with 56 chapters nationwide. Headquartered in Alexandria, Va., IEC is the nation’s premier trade association representing America’s independent electrical and systems contractors. IEC National aggressively works with the industry to establish a competitive environment for the merit shop – a philosophy that promotes the concept of free enterprise, open competition and economic opportunity for all.