Koontz Electric Company, Inc. (KECI) is a diversified heavy industrial electrical contractor.

We perform a wide array of contracts specifically chosen for technical and installation complexities.

KECI’s team supports the total spectrum of power, control, and instrumentation system needs. We have proudly served Arkansas and the nation for over 60 years. In just the last ten years we have completed over 500 projects in dollar volume exceeding $350 million. We have never failed to complete a project.

KECI welcomes an opportunity to make your next project a success.

We maintain a professional and technical staff to support our experienced field craftsman. We pledge to safely deliver a quality finished product in a timely manner, and at a competitive cost.

Numerous repeat customers, universal customer satisfaction, and our strong industry reputation, is positive feedback that our approach delivers. A fervent commitment to safety, quality, timely schedules, and cost control, are the keys to our success and longevity. Our professional office and field staff, diverse work history and over five decades of experience, uniquely qualify us for the most challenging projects.


Founded in 1958 by Keith Koontz, and ushered into the twenty-first century by his son, Benny Koontz.

From the humble beginnings of determination and a $500 loan, Koontz is now the largest heavy industrial electrical contractor in Arkansas, and in the top five in the region, with annual revenues of about 50 million.

We continue to provide services to our first industrial customers, validating our customer-driven corporate philosophies, “Providing value by safely completing quality installations, on schedule, within budget”. Our professional office and field staff, diverse work history, and five decades of experience, uniquely qualify us for the most challenging projects across the nation.

Our Mission

At Koontz Electric, we have a sincere commitment to provide quality service to our customers and employees.

This commitment extends into our communities, where we continually contribute our time, our talents, and our finances. We are serious in our commitment to quality work at a fair competitive price, and to a safe work environment for our people that emphasizes education and pride in craftsmanship.

Company Profile

Koontz Electric is an aggressive goal oriented company specializing in heavy industrial electrical, instrumentation and control systems in a wide array of applications.

We have a proven track record of quality performance. Our management team consists of proven professionals capable of providing our clients with all the components of “best value” initiatives to optimize electrical facility installations. The results of these efforts deliver sound practical solutions and safe, successful project installations for all our customers.

We take a great deal of pride in our people and their capabilities utilizing a team approach to overall management. We encourage and promote a “bottom up” philosophy that engages each employee to take pride of ownership in each project we undertake.


Power, Instrumentation and Control Systems In The Following Applications:

Commercial and Industrial Electrical, Instrumentation, Automation Controls, Custom Control Panels, Panel Fabrication, Network Communications and Fiber Optic Cabling. Hydroelectric Power Generation, Cogeneration, Power Switching and Substations, Pulp Mills, Paper Mills, Sawmills, Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants, Government Waterways, Public Works, Department of Defense, Commercial, Manufacturing, and Airports.


Koontz Electric operates in the continental United States and has licenses in the states listed below. We also are eligible to work in many other states.

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Substations & Switchyards

Substations and Switchyards Project References

Water & Waste Water Treatment Plants

Water and WWTP Project References

Manufacturing Brochure

Manufacturing Facilities Project References

Maintenance & Testing Brochure

Under Construction

Hydro Power

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