Going beyond the expected, since 1948


We have the expertise and resources to assist you with delivering your large-scale, high voltage projects.

High Voltage

Bruce & Merrilees is an industry-leading provider of high voltage installation and maintenance solutions. Our services are there when and where you need them, whether operating from our headquarters in New Castle, PA or our multiple satellite offices. You can count on us for safe, high-quality solutions. View our services below to learn more about our high voltage capabilities.

Some of our many satisfied clients include:

  • American Electric Power
  • Dominion Virginia Power
  • Duquesne Light
  • First Energy 
  • Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.
  • PPL
  • Siemens

Substations and Switchyards

We are experienced in building air-insulated (AIS) and gas-insulated (GIS) substations and switchyards up to, and including, 765kV facilities. You can rely on our expertise to get the job done safely and professionally. Our services also cover maintenance and 24/7 emergency repair.

Static VAR Compensation (SVC)

Our experienced team can install and commission various forms of Static VAR Compensators (SVC). We perform installations for utility and industrial customers, with multiple OEMs employing our services. 

Transmission and Distribution

Our electrical transmission and distribution services include construction, maintenance and modifications into, and emanating from, substations and switchyards.

Security Installations

Our qualified teams perform a wide array of high-security barrier/fence installations. Our services include:

  • High-Security (All Levels) Fence Installation
    • Concrete/Pre-Cast
    • Metal
  • Security Apparatus installation
  • Thermal Systems
  • Audio/Video Security Measures
  • Sensors
  • Barriers
  • Redundant Systems
  • EPC Capability
  • Full Scope/Turnkey Construction
  • Foundations
  • CERTIFIED Cochrane Fence Installer

Other High Voltage Services

  • Design Assistance / Constructability Reviews
  • Protection and Control Wiring
  • Civil, Electrical, and Security Consulting
  • Site Preparation and Civil Construction
  • Grounding
  • Full-Scope Fiber Optic Services
  • Equipment Procurement
  • Startup Assistance
  • 24/7 Emergency Repair Service

Contact Bruce & Merrilees for more information on these services.