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Aldridge Electric Overview

Libertyville, IL
501 to 1000 employees
1952
Company - Private
Construction
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
With nearly $500 Million in annual revenue and over 65 years of experience completing complex infrastructure projects, Aldridge is widely recognized as one of the leading contractors in the country.

Aldridge has built a reputation for completing challenging ... Read more

Mission: BUILDING AMERICA'S INFRASTRUCTURE TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE.

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Aldridge Electric – Why Work For Us?


ABOUT

With nearly $500 Million in annual revenue and over 63 years of experience completing complex infrastructure projects, Aldridge is widely recognized as one of the leading contractors in the country.

Aldridge has built a reputation for completing challenging projects in the transportation, power, utility and industrial markets while upholding our commitment to being Incident and Injury Free. Our strength comes from our team, with over 850 of the industries best individuals driving the success of our organization. Aldridge provides quality work through innovation; finding better and more efficient ways to approach our projects and ensure customer satisfaction.

CULTURE

As a learning organization, Aldridge is constantly evolving and this forward momentum is propelled by the passion and creativity found within Aldridge personnel. These unique and determined individuals are what make the organization so exceptional. People are also the driving force behind safety. Aldridge is committed to being Incident and Injury Free; to create an environment in which Nobody Gets Hurt. Safety is our #1 value and this mindset extends at home or at work, day or night.

VISION

BE THE FIRST CHOICE FOR ENERGY AND TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE.


STRATEGY

RECRUIT AND DEVELOP THE INDUSTRY'S MOST PASSIONATE AND CREATIVE PEOPLE TO TAKE ON THE INDUSTRY'S MOST CHALLENGING WORK.


The People We Hire

  • Have excellent professional skills
  • Are "broad thinkers" who search for solutions to problems and actively pursue innovation
  • Enjoy teamwork and learning

Aldridge is committed to the development and enrichment of our employees. We want our people to expand their knowledge and fulfill their professional and personal goals.

BENEFITS OF WORKING FOR ALDRIDGE

  • Annual Bonus
  • Auto and fuel allowance
  • Paid Vacation Time
  • 401K Deferrals and Matching Program
  • Health Insurance
  • Life/Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account



Aldridge's philanthropic mission is to direct the company's resources and efforts towards the most prominent and influential methodologies. Aldridge's general strategy involves funding and having an initiative within local, nonprofit organizations. One way we strive to improve the lives of others is by volunteering with JDRF. Aldridge is a prominent sponsor for this organization that works endlessly to find a cure for Type I Diabetes. 

Aldridge also recognizes that there is a large sector of the world that is struck with poverty because of rural isolation. Because of this epidemic, we have recently partnered with Bridges to Prosperity in order to provide healthcare, education, and markets by teaching communities how to build footbridges over impassable rivers. By partnering with Bridges to Prosperity, we hope to improve the lives of people that are trapped in a world of poverty.

We are committed to giving back to the community because it is important to change the world for the better. 

Organizations: 

  • JDRF
    • Raising funds for the Illinois JDRF gala that finances an increase in the amount of research and accelerate life-changing breakthroughs
  • Bridges to Prosperity
    • Ten Aldridge employees traveling to Nicaragua to help improve community amenities
  • Bucks for Burns
  • Beverly Farm
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
    • upporting the mission to cure cystic fibrosis and allow people living with the disease an opportunity to lead full, productive lives.
  • Aldridge Family Picnic
    • ringing Aldridge employees together in support local organizations
  • Libertyville Softball 



Aldridge operates a network of offices across the country and has completed projects in nearly every U.S. state, within both union and non-union markets.

Foundation Drilling

Aldridge is established as the #1 drilled shaft contractor in the country.  We go where others can’t, completing work in tight access conditions, on rugged terrain and in environmentally sensitive areas.  With our extensive fleet of over 1,600 pieces of specialized equipment, Aldridge can respond quickly on critical projects. Most of all, our team has the training to ensure the highest standards of quality and safety are upheld.

We perform turn-key or drill-only drilled shaft foundations for:

  • Design/Build
  • Substation
  • Transmission Lines
  • Bridges
  • Buildings
  • Marine Operations
  • Lift Stations

Additional Services Include:

  • Construction Layout/Surveying
  • Site Work
  • Right-of-Way Clearing
  • Construction Access
  • Environmental Protection/ Conservation
  • Displacement Piles
  • Micropiles
  • Augercast Piles
  • Grillages 

Power and Utility

Aldridge has built long-term relationships with power and utility companies  for decades and is a contractor of choice for construction services. Customers demand a high level of safety and quality in their projects that Aldridge consistently provides. By being a reliable partner, Aldridge reduces client risk and simplifies project development.

Services include:

  • Design/Build
  • Engineer, Procure, Construct
  • Turn-Key Substation Construction
  • CIP Standards Compliance
  • Underground Power Distribution
  • Cable Splicing & Termination
  • Secondary Networks
  • Automation & Control Networks
  • High Voltage Vertical Risers
  • Underground Infrastructure Assessments

Transportation

Aldridge has always been at the forefront of the transportation industry and we bring a depth of experience to our projects.  As leaders in the field, our knowledge in the pre-planning and design phases makes Aldridge a key team member in alternate contracting methods including: design/build, GMP and P3.

This, combined with our focus on delivery, helps drive each job to the finish line, on time with minimal intrusion to the traveling public. 

Airport Services Include:

  • FAA Navigational Systems
  • Runway and Taxiway Lighting
  • Parking Garages and Revenue Systems
  • Conveyor Systems
  • Security Gates and Fencing
  • Blast Deflection Systems
  • Terminal Construction
  • Security Surveillance and Access Control
  • Airport Transit Systems

    Rail and Transit Services Include:
    · Train Control Systems
  • Traction Electrification Systems
  • Communications
  • Proprietary Installation Techniques

    Highway Services Include:
    · Design/Build Capabilities
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
  • Roadway Lighting
  • Digital Messaging Signs
  • Signage and Guardrail
  • Traffic Signal Systems
  • Traffic Surveillance Systems
  • Architectural Lighting

Industrial and Commercial

Aldridge has a highly specialized labor force that allows us to take on sophisticated projects.  Large scale projects such as hydro-electric dams, water/wastewater plants and industrial processing facilities benefit from our ability to streamline coordination and focus on detail.

The Aldridge team has the experience to handle any project. Aldridge will manage every aspect of the job to ensure that work is completed without disruption to business operations. 

Security and Perimeter Protection

Our security expertise covers a broad range of markets including: roadway, commercial, industrial, aviation and venues.  Aldridge coordinates with clients to create custom and contract fabrications to suit individual needs.

Aldridge’s responsive team of professionals are committed to exceptional customer satisfaction delivered with dependability and unmatched value.  That is why our customers return to us time after time to take advantage of our experience and quality workmanship.

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