The Awards of Excellence in Electrical Construction recognize IEC contractor members that exhibit excellence in electrical or systems construction by striving for total quality and excellence. Only projects completed from July 16, 2020 – July 15, 2021 may be submitted, regardless of start date. An independent panel of electrical contractors, inspectors, and other experts in the field will judge submissions.
A. Single family residences (including new construction or renovation)
B. Multi-family residences with contract amounts up to $5,000,000
C. Multi-family residences with contract amounts over $5,000,000
(includes office buildings, institutions, banks, restaurants, retail facilities, churches, outdoor lighting, etc.)
A. Electrical contract amounts up to $500,000
B. Electrical contract amounts from $500,001 to $2,000,000
C. Electrical contract amounts from $2,000,001 to $5,000,000
D. Electrical contract amounts from $5,000,001 to $7,000,000
E. Electrical contract amounts over $7,000,000
(includes manufacturing, utilities, processing, transportation, warehouses, etc.)
A. Electrical contract amounts up to $3,000,000
B. Electrical contract amounts from $3,000,001 to $7,000,000
C. Electrical contract amounts over $7,000,000
Low-Voltage/Limited Energy /Security Systems Construction
This award recognizes IEC member companies that exhibit excellence in low-voltage systems construction by striving for innovation and total quality.
Energy Efficient/Green Construction
This award recognizes IEC member companies that demonstrate innovation, new ideas, and success in energy-efficient or green building construction projects. The judging panel will consider industrial construction amounts, costs of installation vs. payback, carbon credits earned, and low environmental impact or environmentally responsible business operations during the construction process, if measurable or demonstrable.
A. Power Generation/Solar & Wind
B. LEED/Green Building
C. Energy Efficient Retrofit
Excellence in Service Award
This award recognizes an IEC member company that excels in providing electrical service and/or low-voltage work to its customers. The award may be presented to a company or service department of a company specializing in residential, commercial, low-voltage, or industrial electrical service.