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Specializing in construction, emergency services, engineering and design, maintenance, and management services.

Communication Services

Concentrating in structured cabling, tower, outside plant, security, and utility.

Utility Services

Offering responsive solutions to transmission services, underground, substation, transportation, distribution, and storm restoration services.

About Us

Grounded in History

For more than 100 years, I.B. Abel has been powering the future as a national electrical contracting specialist. The work we do is technical and complex, but our mission to provide solutions to our customer’s needs is straightforward. We have yet to encounter a project too large, complex, or demanding for our team of skilled professionals.

  • American owned, family operated
  • Specializing in Commercial and Industrial projects
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Member
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Our Services

I.B. Abel provides the manpower, materials and expertise to handle complex projects including oil and gas, high voltage, industrial and power, specialty contracts and commercial projects. Organizations across the country turn to us to design, build and maintain complex electrical and communications infrastructures.

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Our Locations

We have three office locations and four yards located in Mid-Atlantic Region.

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I.B. Abel is widely recognized as an industry leader in safe working practices. Among our accomplishments is a Days Away Restricted Time (DART) rating of less than 0.25% during fiscal year 2015.

We proudly work with International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) and National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA).

I.B. Abel has stood the test of time. As an established electrical contractor for more than 100 years, we have developed the know-how to exceed our past, present, and future customers’ expectations.

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