Who We Are

Ecker Mechanical Contractors, Inc. is a full-service mechanical contractor and sheet metal fabrication shop in Burton, Michigan. 

We built our company serving local schools and hospitals as one of the areas primary mechanical and plumbing contractors. We provide construction services for industrial, commercial, and institutional facilities. The combination of our design/build, design/assist, plan/spec, and services for plumbing, mechanical, HVAC, sheet metal, and electrical projects set us apart from other Michigan contractors.

For over 50 years, Ecker has maintained a reputation of providing quality products on-time and in-budget. Our expertise and experience ensure systems that meet your facility’s needs.

Our Story


Bob Ecker starts his plumbing career with Howard Craig Plumbing and works as a Journeyman Plumber with the Local 370 of Genesee County.


Bob founds the Bob Ecker Plumbing & Heating, Inc after 30 years of experience in plumbing

After competing in both the Michigan and National Plumbing Apprentice Contests—where he placed first and fourth respectively—Bob’s son Floyd joins as the company’s first employee after completing his apprenticeship with Flint Plumbing & Heating.


Floyd expands the company to Ecker Mechanical Contractors, Inc., expanding the company’s services.


David Hendershot—Floyd’s son-in-law—joins Ecker Mechanical.


Addition of the sheet metal division and fabrication shop.


David becomes President of the company.


David and his wife Julie purchase Ecker Mechanical.


Addition of the electrical division.