West Virginia-Ohio Valley Chapter



The West Virginia-Ohio Valley Chapter, National Electrical Contractors Association (WV-OV NECA) is dedicated to the promotion of the electrical construction and maintenance industry throughout West Virginia and eastern Ohio & Kentucky. It's membership consists of all sizes of electrical contractors which perform work in many markets including: commercial, industrial, residential, telecommunications, low voltage, fiber optics, instrumentation, etc. The Chapter is also proud to have an Associate Member category where businesses that serve electrical contractors and the industry, can participate in Chapter activities and make a valuable contribution. NECA members actively participate in shaping the marketplace to enhance the quality of work performed, improve customer satisfaction and promote job safety. NECA also believes in the merits of fair competition, and to that end, it advocates a level playing field for all competitors. The following are some of the many areas that NECA members strive to make a positive impact:

WV Department of Labor & Contractors Licensing

WV Fire Marshal's Office & Electrician Licensing

Ohio Contractors Certification (O.C.I.E.B.)

Federal Prevailing Wage

WV, OH & KY State Prevailing Wage

Public Service Commission of West Virginia

Public Utility Commission of Ohio

Appalachian Construction Users Council

Many more important agencies, committees and groups

The Chapter also works closely with six Local Unions of The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (I.B.E.W.) that fall within its service territory: #141 Wheeling, #317 Huntington, #466 Charleston, #596 Clarksburg, #968 Parkersburg and #972 Marietta. Chapter members sit on many joint I.B.E.W./NECA committees such as: labor agreement negotiations, pension funds, health and welfare funds, joint apprenticeship and training (J.A.T.C.) The I.B.E.W. and NECA work in cooperation to provide the best possible product for the electrical consumer.

Local Union Jurisdictions



West Virginia - Ohio Valley Chapter (NECA). All Rights Reserved.
30 Dee Drive, Charleston, WV  25311
Phone:  (304) 346-1331 - Toll-Free:  (800) 873-6176
Fax: (304) 345-9005