Electrical Construction & Maintenance

With more than 100 years of industry experience and a commitment to providing turnkey solutions, reliable communication, and high-quality service and results, you can count on I.B. Abel to deliver excellence as your trusted electrical contractor. Our team of experienced leaders, engineers, and skilled Master Electricians provides design expertise and complete construction that brings your vision to reality and achieves your electrical maintenance and construction project needs on time and on budget.

We guarantee a successful partnership and give you confidence in knowing that every job is safely and efficiently managed from start to finish with the greatest attention to detail and accuracy. Whether it’s electrical construction, civil construction, or mechanical engineering, I.B. Abel’s dedicated team and full scope of electrical services guarantees excellence.

Our Full Scope of Electrical Services

From electrical design build projects, machinery installations or relocation, and electrical testing and preventative maintenance to energy and system audits, Building Information Modeling (BIM), PLC upgrades, and more engineering and automation solutions, our team safely delivers a full scope of the following electrical services:

Electrical Construction

  • Electrical Design Build Projects
  • Plans & Specification Projects
  • Electrical Service & Industrial Maintenance
  • Machinery Installations & Relocation
  • Control Systems Design & Installation
  • Industrial Plant Design & Installation
  • Plant Electrical Distribution System Design & Installation
  • Medium Voltage Installation & Troubleshooting
  • Lighting Systems Design & Installation

Electrical Testing/Maintenance & Preventative Maintenance

  • High, Medium & Low Voltage Breaker Testing
  • Visual/Mechanical Inspection
  • Infrared Thermography Scans
  • UltraSonic Testing & Inspection
  • Emergency Lighting Systems Testing
  • Transformer Testing
  • Transformer Oil Sampling & Analysis
  • Battery Systems
  • Substation Equipment
  • Grounding System Inspection
  • Ground Fault Detection System
  • High, Medium & Low Voltage Conductor Testing
  • Underground Cable Locating & Fault Detection
  • Motor Testing
  • Machinery Troubleshooting
  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Troubleshooting & Program Development
  • PLC Programming, Backup & Storage
  • Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) Installation & Programming


  • Energy & System Audits
  • Arc Flash, Short Circuit, & Coordination Study & Analysis
  • Power Quality Monitoring & Troubleshooting
  • Engineering Analysis
  • Energy Studies
  • Power Flow / Load Flow Analysis
  • Turnkey Design-Build Services
  • Building Information Modeling (BIM)
  • Industrial Electrical System Design
  • Lighting System Design


  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Programming
  • System Design & Installation
  • PLC Upgrades
  • Human-Machine Interface (HMI) Programming
  • Control Systems Design & Installation
  • Control System Maintenance
  • Panel Design & Fabrication

Reach Out for Your Next Electrical Project

We would welcome the opportunity to discuss how we can add value for your next electrical construction project.

Committed to Safety & Successful Project Management

Our in-house team of Project Management Professionals and Professional Engineers utilizes sophisticated Building Information Modeling (BIM) to facilitate Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) coordination as needed on I.B. Abel’s electrical projects. We embrace a culture of safety throughout our entire company, from the leadership team to the most junior apprentice. This commitment to construction safety and quality and experienced project management maximizes value while delivering successful results and establishing lasting client relationships.

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Industries & Locations Served

I.B. Abel has the team, fleet, and resources to serve clients all across the United States. Projects have ranged from the east to west coast and as far south as Florida, and our specialized Master Electricians are licensed to work in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington D.C., Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Providing turnkey solutions for electrical projects of all sizes, ranging from new construction to renovation and maintenance, with specialized expertise in the following markets and industries:

  • Commercial & Retail
  • Industrial, Warehouse & Distribution
  • International Logistic Firms
  • Government/Public Works
  • Tele/Data
  • Transportation
  • Institutional (Higher Education)
  • Healthcare
  • Military
  • Electrical Utilities

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