Riggs Distler & Company, Inc. is an industry leader in construction and maintenance services for the electrical and mechanical facilities of public utilities and heavy industry. It operates mainly in the mid-Atlantic states, providing overhead and underground services for the construction, maintenance and upgrading of electricity transmission and distribution networks, as well as emergency storm damage repair services. It is also active in solar energy, pursuing the development and exploitation of its expertise in the installation of solar panels for commercial, industrial, residential and utility environments.
The company was founded in 1909 and over its history has executed projects for such landmarks as the Empire State Building, the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Federal Reserve and the National Constitution Center. More recently, it was hired to carry out one of the world’s largest projects for the installation of pole-mounted solar panels. Its ability to offer one-stop shop solutions for all of the mechanical and electrical needs of organizations in its target markets allows it to define responsibilities clearly, identify synergies and reduce project costs.