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Dare County Animal Shelter Latest Commercial Electrical Project

As animal lovers ourselves we are thrilled to be working on the new Dare County Animal Shelter. Working with Whiting & Turner General Contracting, Suburban Electric was selected as the electrical subcontractor and is busy working to facilitate the construction process. The new state of the art animal shelter will...

2019 was fantastic! 2020 is looking even better!

It’s a new year and things are moving along at a very fast pace here at Suburban Electric. 2019 was a very good year for the company. We grew at the fastest rate ever. Early last year we purchased an 11,000 square foot building in Manteo and geared up for...

The New Buxton Fire Station

We are at it again. Suburban Electric is the selected electrical contractor for the new Buxton Fire Station. Are are already moving at a good pace and getting things done. Having been part of some major commercial builds, here in the Outer Banks, has help us prepare for this undertaking....

Christmas Parade and the end of another year

Suburban Electric was happy to participate in the annual Manteo Christmas Parade on Roanoke Island. We brought three trucks from our fleet, a trailer and loads of candy to toss to the kids. The entire crew and their families were there helping out. We have a great group of people...

Beginning of Summer Update

Way past due for an update. We have been incredibly busy this spring and now going into summer even more so. Commercial work is booming and we are taking on more and more every week. The OBX Hospital Radiation Therapy building is coming along on schedule and has been a...

The Storm Response Truck

The winter weather has been interesting to say the least. Other than our commercial endeavors we have been very busy helping get customers, from all over the Outer Banks, get their homes and businesses repaired. The storms over the past few weeks have had most of our fleet very busy....

Nor’easter, The aftermath and repair

We are working hard to get many houses in Avon up and running again. Dozens of homes had their meters and disconnects flooded with sea water and destroyed. We are replacing tens of outdoor electrical systems as well. It’s a busy place with all kinds of contractors working as fast...

Work begins on the 3rd OBX Hospital building.

Suburban Electric has started work on another building for the hospital expansion project. This time it’s the Radiation Therapy building. The building is Phase One of a plan to develop a single location for comprehensive cancer care on the Outer Banks. We are honored to be part of its construction....

Another Standby Generator in Duck

Just finished this 22kw Generac Generator in Duck on Monday. Another customer who won’t have to fear the dreaded power outages that are a way of life here. The orders are rolling in and the generators lining up in the shop warehouse to customers all over the Outer Banks. It’s...

Fuji Steak House Rebuild

Back in September of 2017 the Fuji Steak House restaurant caught fire and was severely damaged in back part of the building. Most of the building will be completely redone and updated however. Suburban Electric is the selected electrical company to do all of the wiring, panels and other systems,...