Powering America for Over 100 Years

Riggs Distler has more than 100 years of experience building, maintaining, and repairing critical electric distribution systems to ensure the efficient distribution of power to homes and businesses across the Eastern United States. We prioritize on-call response and industry-leading safety protocols, helping our clients build reputations for reliable service under all conditions, whether we’re performing daily maintenance activities or emergency storm response repairs.

Drawing on the latest technologies and the industry’s best talent, our credibility comes from decades of getting the job done the right way. As turnkey electric utility service providers, Riggs Distler is the Eastern region’s first choice for developing the underground and overhead electric distribution networks that families, businesses, and local economies depend on.

Overhead Electric Distribution

From ambitious, large-scale construction projects to fine-tuning system performance or upgrading equipment, our expert engineers and project managers stick to client schedules to deliver safe, dependable results. Installing smart grids, placing overhead fiber-optic cable—Riggs Distler has the tools and experience to integrate every task. Overhead distribution services include:

  • Distribution Automation
  • Network Construction & Maintenance
  • Overhead Fiber-Optic Installation
  • Overhead Make-Ready 
  • Secondary Service Installation
  • Smart Grid Installation
  • Street Light Construction, Repair & Maintenance
  • Targeted Reliability Projects
  • Utility Pole Inspections & Replacements

Underground Electric Distribution

Building and servicing underground electric distribution networks presents unique challenges for utility providers, and Riggs Distler is your sole-source solution for all of them. Offering a diverse suite of services and the expertise of lifelong industry staff, our team works within your schedule and procedures to streamline these services and deliver power to communities and facilities anywhere on the Eastern United States. Underground electric distribution services include:

  • Cable Pulling
  • Directional Drilling
  • Duct Bank Construction
  • Electric Meter Installation
  • Lead Cable Fault Locates & Repairs
  • Primary & Secondary Cable Replacement
  • Primary & Secondary Fault Locates and Repairs
  • Underground Communications (inc. Fiber-Optic) Distribution Construction
  • URD Electric Main & Services Installation
  • Street Light Construction, Repair & Maintenance