Despite the challenges of rising inflation, supply chain delays and persistent labor shortages, EC&MThe 50 Best Electrical Contractors of 2022 managed to increase revenue as a collective group this year to over $40 billion, an unprecedented gain of 20% from the $34.1 billion raised last year. This is the biggest year-over-year jump in at least 15 years of this annual survey.
For more details on the performance of these key players as well as a comprehensive analysis of the most important factors affecting their business this year, see the special report EC&M Top 50 Electrical Contractors 2022, coming soon to the website and print issue of september. In addition to the annual survey results, presented in tables and graphs, here is a sampling of some of the notable power projects the top 50 companies worked on in 2021.
For the sixth consecutive year, data center/mission critical construction and healthcare maintained their place as the top two markets bringing in the largest dollar project volume in 2021, followed again this year by manufacturing at third place. Take a look at some of the innovative project photos submitted by the top 50 companies this year, representing the diversity of work that has helped many of them achieve record revenue levels. Photos are presented in alphabetical order by company name.