Industrial Overview

Performance Electric Company is a full-service electrical contractor specializing in industrial and commercial projects in Northern Nevada. We provide installation, repair and maintenance services for manufacturing facilities, shipping and storage facilities and other large-scale industrial electrical projects. Some of our industrial electrical services include (but is not limited to):

  • Elecrical Wiring
  • Bucket Truck & Boom Truck Services
  • Low Voltage Systems/CCTV
  • Certified Fire Alarm Installation
  • Trenching | Cable Plowing |Boring
  • Lighting
  • Electric Motors
  • Green Energy

Our skilled and certified electricians take pride in their work. With over 40 years of experience in a family-owned and operated business, Performance Electric Company supports our Northern Nevada clients and projects, including follow-up maintenance plans and a one year warranty on all materials and labor. Our knowledge and experience with Northern Nevada municipalities and building codes can come in handy. We can help you plan, design and execute your next industrial electric project to local specs. We create an optimal solution for any physical environment or regulatory context.

Electrical Wiring

Industrial electrical wiring is a big project, one you don’t want to trust to just anyone. Industrial installation and wiring repairs are complicated jobs that require planning and attention to detail. It takes a skilled professional with the proper training and certification to ensure that the work is completed correctly and safely. Performance Electric Company comes with those kinds of credentials. Our experience and up-to-date knowledge of industrial wiring procedures and safety measures allow us to plan and complete any job correctly, safely and efficiently.

We provide a number of industrial electrical repair and installation services. Whether you are groundbreaking a new site or upgrading your current systems, Performance Electric Company has all of your needs covered:

  • Bus Duct and power distribution solutions
  • Control box wiring
  • Certified Fire Alarm Installation
  • Conduit bending 
  • Cable tray and gutter installation, repair and upgrades
  • Fixture, appliance or other apparatus installation, alteration and repair
  • Green Energy

Performance Electric Company also uses a variety of conduit materials to install and insulate your industrial wiring solution including EMT, PVC, rigid and PVC coated rigid conduits. We will install, upgrade, repair or replace electrical wiring on new or existing structures. We are as flexible as your electrical wiring needs to be.

Bucket Truck & Boom Truck Services

For those “out of reach” jobs, Performance Electric Company also offers bucket truck electrical services. We own and operate our own boom truck to service and install elevated electrical or aerial areas (up to 50’). These are services we offer to all of our commercial, industrial or residential customers, throughout Washoe County.

Whether installing aerial lighting in Reno or servicing elevated signage in Sparks, Performance Electric Company has got you covered! Especially in the more rural areas of Washoe County, our bucket truck services can save the day by installing or upgrading overhead power wiring and communications infrastructure.

Our boom truck services cater to a wide range of electrical jobs, including:

  • Parking lot lighting
  • Commercial signage installation and repair 
  • Residential electrical fixtures
  • Telecommunications
  • Aerial installations, inspections and repairs
  • Pole lighting
  • Office and industrial park electrical
  • Municipal streetlights
  • Photocells and green energy
  • Security lighting and cameras
  • And more!

Performance Electric Company also uses a variety of conduit materials to install and insulate your industrial wiring solution including EMT, PVC, rigid and PVC coated rigid conduits. We will install, upgrade, repair or replace electrical wiring on new or existing structures. We are as flexible as your electrical wiring needs to be.

Low Voltage Systems

Performance Electric Company is a leading retailer of low voltage systems in Northern Nevada. We help our industrial clients maintain the systems that keep their facilities running. Since 2003 we have installed and serviced the most up-to-date technologies that support your infrastructure. Low voltage systems keep your business going, and Performance Electric Company keeps them working at peak efficiency.

“Low voltage” is a term that applies to any number of systems at your facility. These can include:


  • CATV and SATV systems
  • CCTV – wired and wireless
  • Data networking infrastructure
  • Fiber optic systems
  • Fire alarms
  • Intercom and audio systems
  • Instrumentation
  • Lighting systems
  • Public address systems
  • Security systems
  • Telecommunications
  • Temperature control systems

Low voltage systems are the backbone of your industrial infrastructure, ensuring on-site safety, top-notch surveillance, uninterrupted communications and reliable performance. System integration and current low voltage technologies are important to keep your business competitive. Performance Electric Company applies our comprehensive experience and up-to-date knowledge of low voltage systems services and solutions for industrial facilities in Northern Nevada. We’re not just another franchise, but part of the community for the past 10 years. Don’t trust anyone else to keep you up and running. Call Performance Electric Company first!

Certified Fire Alarm System Installations

Fire alarm system installation and repairs isn’t a job for a handyman or maintenance crew. Fires are no joke in Northern Nevada. You want a trusted professional with the experience and credentials to get it done right.

Fire alarm installation is just another one of the services we offer at Performance Electric Company. If a fire breaks out at your industrial facility, you need to know that your system is reliable and responsive. Our certified fire alarm installation technicians insure you have the highest level of protection and complete compliance with fire safety codes. They can complete on-site inspections and testing, identify possible problems, advise on compliance issues, upgrade existing systems, control panels and sensors or help design the system for your new industrial facility. 

As a family owned electrical contractor in Northern Nevada for over 10 years, safety has always been one of top priorities. We want you to feel safe with your fire alarm system. We want you to know that you are protected. Our experience and training ensures that you will be.

Call Performance Electric Company today to have one of our certified fire alarm installation technicians come out for an on-site inspection and assessment!

Trenching | Cable Plowing | Boring

When planning your next build or groundbreaking in Northern Nevada, an important line item is getting power to the facility. Performance Electric Company is ready to help with that too! We have the equipment and training to properly excavate electrical trenching to your facility. Depending on your location, you have a few options.

  • Trenching – a traditional method of burying utility cables when landscaping is not an issue; ideal for deeper excavations; cost effective, efficient and quick.
  • Cable Plowing – an alternate to trenching that utilizes a plow system to excavate and bury cable; ideal for shallower digs; minimal disruption to landscape
  • Directional Boring – The most up-to-date method for burying electrical cable; customizable for variable soil conditions and specific geographical needs; minimal environmental disruption.


Our electricians are certified power trench technicians and can handle a variety of obstacles including cement cutting, compacting and chipping when it comes to upgrading extant facilities. 

Before you start digging, call Performance Electric Company. We can assess your site and recommend the best option for your Northern Nevada electrical trenching job. Inside or out, start to finish, Performance Electric Company has a team of electricians ready to help you.


Industrial lighting is a whole new ball game; old flickering lights don’t cut it. Besides generating heat, being difficult to replace and using a lot of power, they just aren’t as efficient or as specialized as they could be. Performance Electric Company can provide you with an array of industrial lighting solutions to fit your budget and needs. 

Different operations at your facility will require different industrial lighting solutions, in terms of intensity, performance and durability. You want your lights to stay on no matter what the conditions are in Northern Nevada. You also want a lighting system that is cost-effective when it comes to power usage. The electricians Performance Electric Company have a track record of installing lighting systems that are perform under a variety of conditions. Some options to consider are:

  • Explosion proof lighting
  • Fluorescent lighting
  • LED lighting
  • Submersible lighting
  • Track lighting

Contact Performance Electric Company if you are considering upgrades, repairs or the installation of a whole new industrial lighting system at your facility.

Electric Motors

Even in the digital age, we still rely on a host of electrical motors to power and maintain facilities. Sometimes manufacturers or replacement parts are hard to track down. Performance Electric Company performs testing and repairs of electrical motors and pumps of all types.

At Performance Electric Company, we take pride in our ability to handle any electrician’s job and the quality of our repairs, upgrades and installation. Electrical motors are no different. With over 10 years’ experience, we confidently work on:

  • AC motors
  • DC motors
  • Directional Testing
  • Generator Repairs
  • Motor Certification
  • Motor Control Cabinets
  • Motor Controls
  • Motor Testing
  • Programmable Logic Controls
  • Variable Speed Drives

For the most trusted electric motor repair in Northern Nevada, Contact Performance Electric Company!

Green Energy

Many industrial facilities are taking the great leap forward with green energy solutions. Besides any number of federal exemptions or incentives, green energy is good for the environment, corporate image and the bottom line. Performance Electric Company is out there on the front lines with you, helping clients design, upgrade or install green energy solutions at their industrial facilities.

Northern Nevada is a unique place where there is an abundance of natural resources to take advantage of. Performance Electric Company is prepared to assist you in the utilization of our natural resources and transform your facility into a model of green responsibility. Green energy also goes beyond solar or wind power. Green energy is also about responsible power usage and energy management. Some green energy solutions include:


  • LED Lighting
  • Remote Lighting Controls
  • Solar Power
  • Timed Lighting Controls
  • Turbine or Wind Power


Stay ahead of the tide and reconsider your current energy management plan. Performance Electric Company is your partner in the Northern Nevada green energy movement. Schedule a consultation with us today to see how much of the environment (and money) we can help you save.