The Engineering Contractors’ Association, ECA, since 1976 has served underground and heavy construction professionals in Southern California providing leadership and education on issues important to our member’s success. Working to enhance continued development ECA promotes a healthy construction environment through education of regulatory bodies from the contractor’s perspective and informing the industry on critical developments.

Our Mission

The Mission of the Engineering Contractors’ Association is to champion the interests of its members and the infrastructure contractors of Southern California through project-based advocacy, labor-management relations, political action and fair public policy.

Vision Statement

ECA is a recognized leader and trusted partner in addressing issues and opportunities to advance Southern California’s infrastructure.


Michael Prlich

Michael Prlich

Executive Director

ECA Staff

Ray Baca

Executive Director
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Gabrielle Gonzalez

Administrative Assistant
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John Simpson

ECA Magazine Editor
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Board of Directors