WASHINGTON, Feb. 17—Associated Builders and Contractors and leading electrical manufacturer Southwire, headquartered in Carrollton, Georgia, today announced a strategic partnership that will provide ABC chapters and contractor members with innovative, productive electrical solutions.  

“ABC is thrilled to partner with Southwire to provide educational opportunities on Southwire’s cutting-edge tools and products for electrical craft professionals to contractor members as well as craft instructors and apprentices in our chapter network,” said Michael D. Bellaman, ABC president and chief executive officer. “Southwire’s commitment to new industry techniques and safe construction products will provide value for our members as they develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically and profitably.”

“At Southwire, we’ve been working to make our customers’ lives easier for seven decades by helping them find the right solutions to save time, labor and, ultimately, money on the jobsite,” said Brandon Moss, Southwire’s executive vice president of tools, components and assembled solutions. “As we begin our strategic partnership with ABC, we look forward to sharing our time, talent and resources to help strengthen the future of our industry together.”