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.



On November 8, New Jersey voters will be given an opportunity to protect the Transportation Trust Fund and make sure that gas taxes are put in a lockbox dedicated to transportation infrastructure. Here are some Frequently Asked Questions about Public Question 2 (also known as ACR1):...


After decades of neglecting our roads and bridges and putting NJ's infrastructure on a credit card, we finally have funding of the Transportation Trust Fund that is an investment in New Jersey's future. Thanks to NJ's legislative leaders for having the political courage to make the tough decision to raise the gas ...