Our Industries

Industrial Electrical Services for Power and Utility Clients

A trusted partner to the power, gas, and utility industries for more than 100 years, Riggs Distler provides electrical solutions to the companies and facilities that power the Eastern United States. Our electrical specialists are trained on the latest technologies and techniques, ensuring that clients always work with the most knowledgeable and experienced staff in the industry. Whether we’re installing large transformers and modules or fine-tuning your control wiring or meter calibration, we’re committed to delivering the highest quality work for our clients.

Safe and Swift Execution

Riggs Distler’s specialists work safely and efficiently to connect, upgrade, or dismantle electrical infrastructure without disrupting operations. Employing highly trained union labor, we specialize in getting the job done within the client’s schedule, without delays.

Safety is at the core of every project we undertake. By providing up-to-date training on safety strategies, staffing job sites with dedicated safety oversight personnel, and emphasizing vigilance in the field, Riggs Distler places the highest premium on employee safety. Our focus on careful execution leads to cost savings for our clients, more efficient project scheduling, and excellent results.

Electrical Services

  • High & Low Voltage Electrical Systems
  • Control Panel Installation Services
  • Instrumentation Installation, Wiring & Tubing
  • Control Wiring, Cable Installation & Relaying
  • Switchgear, Transformer & Breaker Installations & Retrofits
  • Conduit, Duct Bank, Cable Tray & Bus Installation
  • DCS Modifications
  • Ongoing Maintenance
  • Start Up & Commissioning Support
  • High Voltage Splice & Terminations
  • Instrument Technicians
  • Phister Terminations

Our Industries

Case Studies

Oil-Water Separator Installation at a Generating Station—Pennsylvania
May–December 2020
In the spring of 2020, Riggs Distler was contracted to install a new oil-water separator at  a Generating Station in southeast Pennsylvania....
CoGen Upgrade Project
September 2019–November 2020
Riggs Distler and our joint-venture engineering partner completed upgrades to three gas turbines and a hot water waste generator at an important...
Cable Project—Delaware
October 2019–March 2020
Riggs Distler’s industrial electrical team recently completed extensive electrical installations for a Hydrogen Power Plant at an existing...
Co-Generation Project — Chester, PA
Riggs Distler was hired to install two new co-generation units at an existing paper products facility in southeastern Pennsylvania. The new unit...
Hydrogen Gas Plant — Delaware
March 2019-Spring 2020
Riggs Distler is providing extensive heavy civil, mechanical, and instrumentation services in support of the construction of a hydrogen gas plant in...
Butane / Propane Transload Facility —New Jersey
2019 - 2020
Riggs Distler was subcontracted to perform mechanical services in support of Phase I of this project to expand existing propane and butane caverns...
Aries Linden Biosolids Gasification Plant — Linden, NJ
Riggs Distler provided turnkey heavy civil, mechanical, and electrical services in support of an Aries Clean Energy project to construct a biosolids...
Air Separation Unit Project — Pennsylvania
August 2019-June 2020
Riggs Distler was contracted to provide heavy civil, mechanical piping, and equipment setting services to support the construction of an Air...
Multi-Service Upgrades to Enhance Refinery-Pennsylvania
Riggs Distler combined our Mechanical, Electrical, and Heavy Civil expertise to complete this project to deliver critical upgrades to an oil...
Substation Installation — Pennsylvania
Riggs Distler was awarded this contract to upgrade and stabilize the power supply for a natural gas refinery in Pennsylvania. Our work was part of a...
Combined Cycle Power Generation Project — New Jersey
Riggs Distler was awarded this project to install over 35,000 feet of piping and over 100 pieces of equipment at a power plant in southern New....