How Battery Plants & EV Charging Stations are Changing the Landscape for Electrical Contractors

This panel consists of three (3) NECA contractors who are extensively involved in the development of EV charging stations and battery plants nationwide. They will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of constructing battery plants and developing EV charging stations and how these “mega projects” make it challenging for smaller contractors to perform the work they are obtaining on time and on budget.ill discuss how these “mega projects” make it challenging for smaller contractors to perform the work they are obtaining on time and on budget.

Pre-Task Planning and Post-Job Review: Continuously Improve Your Site Safety Planning Process

To help contractors design, implement, assess, and continuously improve their Pre-Task Planning (PTP) process, CPWR has developed a comprehensive, all-in-one PTP package. In this session, learn what this package has to offer including checklists, templates and practical examples to help you through the process. CPWR will also discuss their developed Electrical Task Analysis Documents that contain task-specific challenges, hazards, and applied solutions compiled directly from field interviews and onsite observations.

Mental Health and Suicide Prevention in Construction, a CIASP Presentation

The Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention has crafted a concise, one-hour presentation aiming to shed light on Mental Health and Suicide in the Construction industry. The session includes a dedicated segment on Opioid Overdose Awareness and Naloxone treatments, offering a comprehensive overview of this pressing issue affecting workers across all tiers of the industry. Clearing up misunderstood language and expressing empathy and caring are key to helping all workers know that “It’s Okay, to Not Be Okay.”

Breaking Free From ‘Three Bids and a Buy’:  Harnessing NFPA 70B and 70E for Customer Trust and Long-Term Success

Delve into the pivotal updates within NFPA 70B and 70E and their combined impact on facility system reliability and safety. During this session, we will explore how these changes align to elevate operational standards, mitigate risks and foster a culture of safety. Beyond compliance, we uncover strategies for contractors to leverage these advancements to build enduring relationships with clients, unlocking recurring revenue streams and a trusted seat at your client’s planning table.