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February 24, 2015

National broadcast segment highlights “Joe” Dickey Electric, IBEW Local 573’s work at GM Lordstown

“Joe” Dickey Electric and IBEW Local 573’s work on the massive GM Lordstown solar array is featured on the national NECA-IBEW organization’s “Electric TV” online broadcast...

February 11, 2015

Solar & LEDs Make Chevy Cruze Greener

The Chevrolet Cruze, the world’s best-selling compact car – comes in a variety of colors: Blue Ray, Red Hot, Autumn Bronze, and also Rainforest Green, among others...

January 26, 2015

Dickey Electric Promotes David Wright, YSU STEM alumn, to Head of Estimating

“Joe” Dickey Electric has promoted David Wright to head of estimating and engineering. Wright replaces Gary Williams, senior estimator, who’s retiring after 40 years...

January 23, 2015

Dickey Electric finds the “Wright stuff” in former electrician apprentice

David Wright’s electrical industry career has taken to the skies. The 34-year-old from Youngstown was recently promoted to head of estimating and electrical engineer...

December 30, 2014

Year in Review — NECA-IBEW Electricians make powerful impact in community

NECA-IBEW Electricians demonstrated its might in 2014 through high-profile Mahoning Valley construction projects, significant contributions to the local community...

December 21, 2014

Dickey Electric lays groundwork for massive solar array at GM Lordstown

North Lima-based “Joe” Dickey Electric is helping General Motors expand its automotive industry-leading solar energy footprint by installing an...

December 10, 2014 - (Lordstown, Ohio)

GM solar panel installation in process

Solar panels now can be seen outside of the General Motors Lordstown plant. Solscient Energy, a Toledo-based company that does solar development...

August 7, 2014

Dickey Electric, Apprentices Finalize Electrical Work on Austintown Habitat House

Former U.S. Marine Staff Sergeant James Skok and his family are weeks away from moving into their nearly completed Habitat for Humanity home in Austintown...

April 8, 2014

Joe Dickey Electric powers Habitat for Humanity project

Joe Dickey Electric Vice President Eric Carlson never underestimates the power of serving others. That’s why when the shop saw an opportunity to participate...

December 16, 2013

Dickey Electric, IBEW Local 64 support St. E’s construction site coat drive

NECA-IBEW Electricians member contractors and the local electrical workers unions have a long history of contributing back to the communities where they live and work...

November 25, 2013

Dickey, Bruce & Merrilees bring new Ohio Star Forge equipment online

Two NECA-IBEW Electricians contractors played a significant role in a facility expansion and addition of a new production machine at Ohio Star Forge...

May 6, 2013 - (Boardman, Ohio)

NECA Helps Electricians Maintain Their Spark

As the latest energy-efficient technologies become the norm in construction plans, electricians must be knowledgeable about green products and techniques...

October 23, 2012 - (Youngstown, Ohio)

Walmart’s Liberty Township Store Goes Solar

From the parking lot, the Walmart in Liberty Township looks identical to just about any other store the giant retailer has constructed over the last decade...

June 16, 2011 - (North Lima, Ohio)

Growth at Dickey Electric

A look at what's sparking growth at Joe Dickey Electric Inc. Hear from founder, Joe Dickey; president, Dave Dickey; and vice president of Operations, Eric Carlson...

June 2005

'Joe' Dickey Electric Revives Salem Hospital

During the Northeast blackout in 2003, some facilities could not afford the loss of power. One was Salem Community Hospital in Salem, Ohio...