Winning Apprentices Move on to National Championship


On October 25 ABC Baltimore hosted its second public Craft Competition and Expo at the Timonium Fairgrounds which included craft demonstrations from members companies, a member network, and the craft competition. Fifteen apprentices from various trades and member companies competed with the goal of advancing to the National Craft Championships in Long Beach, Ca. next March.

The event was held during October which Governor Hogan declared ‘Careers in Construction Month’ to show appreciation for the construction industry and highlight the viable career options available.

Congratulations to the craft competition winners:

  • Electrical – Eric Ulrich, Electrico, Inc.
  • Plumbing – Robert Calderon, Bauer Mechanical
  • HVACR – Jacob Long, Knott Mechanical
  • Sprinklerfitting – Jacob Cody, Fusion Fire Protection
  • Carpentry – Justin Kraus, Leonard A. Kraus Co., Inc.

To see photos from the event, visit here.