127 Main Street, Seeley’s Bay, ON
Helping our customers Since 1945
Thompson Electric is a 3rd generation family owned business that has served the Belleville to Cornwall corridor of Eastern Ontario for over 70 years.
When Russell Thompson returned from serving over seas in WWII, he settled in the Seeley’s Bay area and soon established Thompson Electric as a one man electrical repair service.
Since then, we have grown through three generations of family ownership to become an established and recognized electrical contractor in the Kingston & 1000 Islands region.
Media About Us
Thompson Electric is a licensed electrical contractor with the Electrical Safety Authority (ESA). The ESA is responsible for regulating the safe use of electricity and equipment in Ontario, enforcing the Ontario Electrical Safety Code, and appointing inspectors. The ESA also requires that Licensed Electrical Contractors maintain $2,000,000 in liability insurance in order to maintain their status as well as be in full compliance with WSIB. As a licensed electrical contractor, our work is backed with an Electrical Inspection Certificate from the Ontario Electrical Safety Authority.
In 2014 Thompson Electric was an Associate Level donor for the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) project at Kingston General Hospital.
Thompson Electric is an established and competitive electrical contracting firm which has served the greater Kingston/Brockville area of eastern Ontario for over 70 years. We specialize in design build, project management and turn-key operations for electrical systems in mass residential, commercial and industrial applications, by providing our customers with professional and dependable service. Thompson Electric can ensure that the unique needs of each project are met on time and on budget.
Thompson Electric offers commercial electrical solutions in design, installations, repair and maintenance. We generate success through a full-service approach and have designed and completed many complex and unique projects, from mass residential buildings to commercial developments.
Thompson Electric‘s industrial contracting services include electrical services from design to installation; Thompson Electric’s licensed electricians have the experience and capabilities to perform any type of electrical task from major shutdowns to new construction, relocations, maintenance and upgrades.
Thompson Electric’s Residential services is built on our experience and expertise. We work closely with Project Developers and owners alike to provide quality and assurance to each project
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
EV’s are gaining popularity in Ontario. If you are looking at switching to an EV, Thompson Electric can help you with your home EV charging system so you are ready to plug & go!
Are you thinking of buying an Electric Vehicle (EV)?
The Ontario auto industry’s focus on investing in electric vehicle development is possibly the most significant shift since the introduction of the automated assembly line in the early part of the 20th century.
With an estimated 31 million new EV’s on the road by 2030, Ontario is poised for a major shift in the infrastructure that supports our day-to-day travel.
With increasingly more EV’s on our road each year, it is becoming increasingly important that drivers have the ability to conveniently and safely charge their vehicles both at home or out and on the go.
If you are considering installing EV charging equipment, either at home, at the cottage or at your place of work, Thompson Electric is here to help. Thompson Electric can help to explain the different styles and types of chargers that are available and which best suits your needs.
Thompson Electric can help to see if your home is charger ready and what steps are needed before you can plug and go!
WHAT IS AN EV CHARGING STATION?
When you purchase your EV, you’re going to need a charger to keep you on the move. Your home EV charging station is the most convenient way to ensure that your cars battery is ready to go when you are. Up to 80% of an EV’s charge time happens at home.
WHAT DO I NEED TO DO?
We can help you get set up and install your home charging stations with a few quick and easy steps!
DO I HAVE ENOUGH POWER?
A level II charger requires that your home electrical service has enough power and space in the panel to accommodate your new station.
WHERE DO I WANT TO INSTALL MY CHARGING STATION?
Your charging unit can be mounted inside or outside, on the wall or mounted on a pedestal. Its all up to you. Where ever you decide to locate your charger, it should be within 18’ from where you park your car.
Thompson Electric offers many services in the renewable energy field. From solar to wind power as renewable resources, Thompson Electric’s qualified electricians have the experience and know how to complete such projects.
Partnerships & working relationships
Partnerships and working relationships are an integral and valued part of business for Thompson Electric. Over the years, we have built long term and on going relationships with our customers. Some connections extending 30+ years. We continue to work with such established companies as Homestead Landholdings and CaraCo Development
Thompson Electric has worked with Homestead Landholdings in an ongoing working relationship since the early 1980’s, proving design build and complete electrical contracting services on more that 30 of their high-rise projects.
Thompson Electric has provided more than 25 years of electrical contracting service to the CaraCo group of companies on their high-rise developments in the greater Kingston area.
Drapeau Automatic Sprinkler Corp is a leading independent designer and installer of fixed fire protection and detection systems Thompson Electric has worked closely with Drapeau over the past 5 years in the design and installation of fire alarm and monitoring systems in commercial and industrial settings.
Signature Homes is a leading residential designer and builder in the greater Kingston area. Thompson Electric has worked closely with Signature Homes to meet their standards and exceptional attention to detail.
We specialize in design build, project management and turn-key operations for electrical systems in mass residential, commercial and industrial applications.
Design build, project management and turn-key operations for electrical systems in mass residential, commercial and industrial applications.
Thompson Electric (Seeley's Bay) Ltd.
127 Main Street, Seeley’s Bay, ON K0H 2N0