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Newkirk Electric has been partnering with Consumers Energy since the mid 1960s and this year we represented the $1 billionth dollar that Consumers Energy spent in the State of Michigan as part of an overall pledge to keep dollars in state.
Newkirk Electric Partners with Kalamazoo Valley Community College to Launch Cell Tower Technician Academy
Newkirk Electric teamed up with Kalamazoo Valley Community College (KVCC) to launch a cell tower technician academy. The program will launch next month at KVCC. Newkirk donated a cell tower to the program for training purposes.
Engineering News Record announced publication this week of its Top 600 Specialty Contractors and Newkirk Electric was #186 on this list for all specialties; #72 for Electrical contractors.
Newkirk Electric is included on Electrical Construction and Maintenance magazine's Top 50 Electrical Contractors in the U.S. at number 50.
Solar Power World's 2014 Top 400 Solar Contractors list puts Newkirk Electric at #169 overall for MW installed in 2013 and #2 in Michigan for 2013. In terms of total MW installed over time, Newkirk is #1 in MIchigan and #37 nationwide. Since entering the solar market in 2008, Newkirk has installed over 75MW of solar and over 350,000 solar panels.
Theka Engineering, Newkirk's Engineering subsidiary, ranked #38 on the Electrical Construction & Maintenance's 2014 list of Top 40 Electrical Design Firms
Newkirk Electric was awarded the AGC Michigan's Silver Award for outstanding safety performance by a specialty contractor.
The National Safety Council kicks off National Safety Month this week with a focus on Slips, Trips, and Falls.
Newkirk Electric's engineering subsidiary, Theka Associates Engineering, placed in the #35 spot on the Top 40 Electrical Design Firms list published by Electrical Construction and Maintenance (EC&M) magazine.