About

One of Houston's largest electrical contractors!

About Us
We are recognized as one of the largest electrical contractors in the Houston area, and have completed numerous electrical construction, service, and maintenance projects. We have established a client list of many of Houston’s largest corporations and have worked continuously with some of them for over forty years. Offices were operated in Austin & Dallas to meet market demands but our main focus is on the Great city of Houston.

Our Goal

To be the best electrical contractor in Houston and provide maximum value to our clients. At Britain, there is no compromise to safety. We have a great deal of pride in the workmanship of our electricians and the reputation we have earned in over sixty years of successful projects.

History

Mr. R. H. Britain founded Britain Electric Company in Houston, Texas in 1947. For over sixty years, we have continuously operated from the same location at 2011 Dallas Avenue near downtown Houston.

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Our Employees
In addition to a full time accounting staff and a CPA, our staff includes many Licensed Electricians, Licensed Master Electricians, Registered Professional Engineers, a Certified Lighting Efficiency Professional, a Certified Power Quality Professional, a Certified Plant Engineer, Project Managers, Purchasing Agents, Expeditors  and Estimators.

Management Team
The Britain management team emphasizes hands-on dedication to every project.  Personal relationships with business owners, contractors, construction managers and vendors have fueled our growth in the Houston community. It is not unusual for many of our key employees to have tenure that exceeds 20 years.

Many of our Executive staff serve, or have served, on the Board of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) as well as major industry committees. Also, several of our Executives have served on the Board of the Houston Electrical League, the Board of Directors-Houston AGC and the City of Houston Electrical Board.


Randy Radcliffe – President

Bio: BS; MBA Over thirty years experience in electrical construction, finance, planning, and insurance

Martin Banks – EVP

Bio: MCInstCES Over 40 years in construction industry with emphasis on major project management and control.

Robert Brill – CFO

Bio: CPA Over fifteen years in the construction business

Thomas Thierheimer – EVP

Bio: BS; PE; Over 40 years experience in electrical construction. Registered Professional Engineer in multiple states; Former board member City of Houston Electrical Board and Associated General Contractors. Board member National Electrical Contractors Association; Master Electrician License Texas and Houston

Michael Teel – VP

Bio: Over twenty years experience in electrical construction as general foreman, project manager and Vice President. Customer concentration on medical facilities through out Houston

Jeff McCrary – VP Operations

Bio: 30 yrs experience as field supervisor, project manager, and VP. Jeff manages the company operation and direction of the Service Division. Master Electrician

Gene Childers – VP

Bio: 45 years with Britain Electric as project manager and Vice President. Gene’s primary customer focus is with mechanical contractors; Master Electrician

Wayne Brinkmeyer – VP

Bio: BSEE; PE Thirty five years experience in design, estimating and management of electrical construction projects. Master Electrician, member of National Codes and Standards Committee (NECA), former member City of Houston Electrical Board Former CEO and owner of Biddle Electric (merged with Britain)

Dennis Beavers – VP

Bio: Over 40 years experience in the electrical construction industry as project manager of new and remodel projects. Responsible for service and maintenance accounts in the Houston Downtown Central Business District.