Our Company.

Preferred Electric has earned a reputation of excellence by providing uncompromising service and value to all of our clients. As a single source provider for both electrical and low voltage services, Preferred Electric works directly with our clients to design, build and implement the most efficient and reliable electrical systems. For more than 40 years, Preferred Electric has remained Chicagoland’s premier source for superior turnkey electrical design and installation that’s superior to the industry standard.

Our Capabilities.

  • All
  • Structured Cabling
  • preferred

Commercial

Whether it’s a Plan & Spec or Design & Build project, we have the knowledge and training to meet the commercial market’s diverse needs and get the job done. Our experience includes office buildings, warehouse and distribution, institutional facilities, roadway and site work.

Industrial

Our organization understands the need for efficiencies in the industrial industry. We know how important it is for production to be uninterrupted. Our experience includes manufacturing, packaging, and processing facilities.

Healthcare

As one of Chicagoland’s premier electrical contractors in the emerging healthcare market, we understand the complexities within the healthcare industry and offer leading edge installations. Our experience includes medical office buildings, treatment centers, and medical equipment installations.

Mission Critical

Well-versed in the expertise that Mission Critical work requires, Preferred Electric’s experience includes new facilities as well as existing critical facility infrastructure upgrades. We’ve installed generating systems, UPS systems, DC plants, and inverter systems, and other major components of redundant back-up systems.

Project Title

Structured Cabling

Our Technical Services Division offers design and installation expertise for a full range of structured cabling solutions and low voltage systems. Our capabilities include, but are not limited to, voice, certified data, fiber optics, air blown fiber, building riser management, fire alarm, access control, CCTV, sound & paging, and wireless solutions.

Case Study.

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Adventist Cancer Institute

Hinsdale, IL

GENERAL CONTRACTOR:  BULLEY & ANDREWS | ARCHITECT: EARL SWENNSON ASSOCIATES, INC.
ENGINEER:
ROBERT G. BURKHARDT & ASSOC., INC.


preferred-casestudy-1Preferred Electric is proud to be a part of the construction team at the Adventist Cancer Institute in Hinsdale, IL. This new $48M, 54,000 sq.ft. state-of-the-art facility will contain:

  • Eighteen private treatment rooms equipped with entertainment centers and other high-tech comforts so patients can stay connected to work or home
  • Five open patient bays, for patients who prefer to socialize in a group setting
  • Imaging services, including all general imaging and women-focused imaging services like mammography
  • Two linear accelerators
  • Twenty-one exam rooms: patients can visit with their doctor or consult with a surgical oncologist

preferred-casestudy-2 Bulley and Andrews has put their trust in Preferred Electric to furnish and install the following electrical systems:

  • Lighting Systems – Interior, Exterior, Street and Automated Lighting Controls
  • Power Distribution Systems – Building, Varian Medical Systems, CT/PET Room, and Radiology Room
  • Uninterruptable Power Systems
  • Fire Alarm System
  • Telephone – Data Cabling System
  • Security/Access Control System
  • Nurse Call System
  • Snow Melt System
  • Master Antennae System
  • Background Music System

WITH A QUICKLY APPROACHING 2015 COMPLETION DATE, WE LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING WITH ALL TRADES TO BRING THIS PROJECT IN ON TIME AND WITHIN BUDGET.

Our People.

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Our Services.

BIM (Building Information Modeling)

Our design department offers full service, in-house, BIM coordination. We are fully trained in the latest Autodesk software.

Design/Build

We’ve been a well-respected Design/Build contractor for over 40 years. Our team will work hand in hand with our clients to make sure they receive the most innovative, functional, and cost effective project possible.

Green Initiative

Our Green Initiative has been moving at full speed for years. Renewable energy systems like solar and wind, lighting retrofits, and EV Chargers are just a few of our capabilities.

24-Hour Service

We are here to help 24/7. When our customers need us the most, we’re just a phone call away.

Our Careers.

Preferred Electric is always looking for bright, talented people to better our company. If you’d like to inquire about available positions, please send your resume to careers@preferred-electric.com.

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