Electrical and Technologies

The heart of every smart, connected and efficient building.

Building a Flexible, Smart, Efficient Space

Balancing the cost of construction with the long-term life of the building isn’t easy. That’s why change orders are so prevalent in our industry. Our full-service electrical team delivers balance through a holistic approach that is always focused on owner and occupant needs for the life of the building. McKinstry starts with the end in mind to guide smart building to fruition at maximum value and minimum total cost.


Engineering and design

Target value design

Virtual design and construction (VDC)

Building information modeling (BIM)


Constructability reviews

Construction management/ administration

Electrical service and distribution

Power and wiring systems


Branch circuit panel boards

Structured cabling systems

Fire alarm

Very early smoke detection alarm (VESDA)

Pre-action controls and detection

Emergency generation and distribution systems

Uninterruptible power supplies (UPS)


Variable frequency drives (VFD)

Solar and renewable energy systems

Electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure

Lighting and lighting controls

Proactive and predictive maintenance

Emergency maintenance and repairs


Audio visual systems

Cellular DAS

Public safety DAS


Network infrastructure


Security cameras

Fire alarm

Area of refuge

Lighting controls

Building controls


Air quality monitoring

Sound masking

Wayfinding and occupancy tracking

Room and desk booking



Data centers

K-12 education

Higher education


State and local government

Tribal government


Life sciences


Event venues

Gaming venues

Hospitality venues

Meeting Your Every Need

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Smarter by Default

McKinstry delivers a better owner and occupant experience by streamlining smart building technologies and controls.


Lighting the Way

Lighting is the unsung hero across our built world. We’ve powered it all from PoE to IoT to streetlights. Our team delivers what you need to succeed.

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Solar + Storage

Our electrical team has designed and delivered some of the largest building-integrated and ground-mounted solar photovoltaics (PV) arrays in our markets.


EV Charging

We excel at evolving electric vehicle (EV) charging needs across wireless (dynamic/ inductive), vehicle-to-grid (conductive) and custom pilots.

For the Life of Your Building®

Future-Proofing Your Facilities

McKinstry helps our clients explore proof of concepts and testbeds to prepare your facilities for evolving market needs. From energy load offsetting to on-site renewable energy production, long-term planning helps you prepare for new technologies not yet available while still operating efficiently today.

Full-Service Electrical

From low voltage to utility infrastructure, McKinstry provides a single point of accountability across electrical design, delivery and maintenance needs. Our team is trained and equipped to cover your building and energy assets in any situation. Design and construction are just the beginning. We offer 24-hour emergency response service and ongoing preventive maintenance delivered by highly trained electricians.

Contracting and Delivery Flexibility

From design-build to on-call service, McKinstry provides the contracting and procurement flexibility your project needs. We have extensive experience across electrical prime, progressive design-build, integrated project delivery and beyond.

Contracting & Procurement

Spark Innovation

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