ELEC, is a labor-management organization that promotes economic development, investments in infrastructure and construction to provide opportunities for developers, union contractors and members of Operating Engineers Local 825.

We find common ground with chambers of commerce, business partnerships, professional associations and industry coalitions to support policies, legislation and regulations that encourage responsible economic development and stimulate growth.

Our efforts continue to build on the record of quality and safety in construction that has come to define work performed by Local 825 Operating Engineers and its signatory contractors.



ELEC is proud to sponsor Construction Industry Career Day, May 30-31, 2017 at the NJ Convention & Expo Center. This two-day event showcases the construction industry’s educational opportunities and occupations, while providing participants with hands-on activities within many of the trades. Tuesday, May 30th from 4pm-8pm is open to the public ...


This $400 million is the gas tax and the Transportation Trust Fund at work to fix the state's roads and bridges and make commuting smoother and faster.