Craft Competition

Craft Competition


This year 5 individuals from 4 West Michigan companies competed in the Electrical Craft Competition. Contestants took a written exam measuring industry knowledge followed by the hands-on portion, installing an electrical service under tight time constraints. Each year, the first place winner at the chapter level goes on to compete at the National Craft Championships during the ABC National Convention in the spring.

1st Place:
Jacob Saurman
Buist Electric

2st Place:
David Burkholder
Windemuller Electric

3st Place:
Martin Krausz
VerPlank Electric

Judges from top electrical firms graded contestants on safety, layout, compliance, appearance, and quality of workmanship.