Our Story

Townsend Controls and Electric LLC. is a family owned business bearing the family name. Our reputation is important to us, and our projects are completed professionally, accurately and cost effectively. We always strive to exceed our customer’s expectations, because at the end of the day we value our customers over everything else. 


We are a multi-million dollar business unique in the local market in that we offer quality industrial/heavy commercial electrical installations, instrumentation installations and professional control systems integration. Our safety record is excellent and our safety programs are accepted by the toughest industries. We offer a full service UL 508 build to specification or design/build panel shop. 


Why You Should Choose Us

Our staff includes:

  • ISA Certified Control Systems Technicians®
  • Electronics Technicians
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Technicians
  • Data and Communications Specialists
  • Project Managers
  • Journey level and Master Electricians
  • UL 508 Panel Shop Technicians

Our integrators and electrical installers are some of the best available. Our top three people alone account for over 65 years of experience in the electrical and control systems industry. Our integrators also understand and are experienced in electrical installations. Our electrical installers have extensive experience in control systems. We are proud of our team and confident that our customers will be pleased with the design and systems integration we can provide.


Our Services Include:

  • Supporting design/build projects with electrical and control systems design
  • Troubleshooting and modifying existing control systems
  • Providing quality electrical, control systems and data systems installations
  • Power system analysis (load, power factor, harmonics)
  • Providing process flow design assistance
  • Analyze existing systems and generate/update system documentation
  • Designing or building to specifications UL 508 listed control panels
  • PLC programming for most makes and models
  • HMI programming using "Intouch" WonderWare or AB RSView 32
  • Programming and installation of several makes and models of PLC interfaces (Panelview, Siemens OP, Advantec, PLC Direct
  • Design & Implementation of SCADA systems
  • Update (rebuild) control and electrical systems for most types of packaging, assembly and processing equipment
  • Provide individual electrical and control system components or complete packaged systems