Craft Competition

Craft Competition


This year 6 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.