Electrical Engineering Services

The KCB electrical and controls team is a solutions-driven team that routinely engage and collaborate with clients and stakeholders to develop unique and project-specific solutions to electrical and control problems. Our teams focuses on client end-user requirements and developing appropriate designs to meet them through collaboration, innovation, and clear communication.

Our electrical engineers and technologists have the skills and experience necessary to take on design projects at any stage in the project lifecycle, regardless of size or complexity. Together with KCB’s other disciplines, we formulate project teams to deliver fully integrated multi-discipline engineering services to our clients in the core industries we serve, including hydroelectric, mining, marine, and transportation infrastructure.


Service Areas


  • Electrical power distribution system design
  • Interconnection studies
  • Switchyard, substation, electrical building design
  • Overhead power line design
  • Grounding and lightning protection design
  • Motor controls and schematic design
  • Hazardous location electrical design
  • Interior and exterior lighting design
  • Equipment specification and selection
  • Standby generator sizing and selection
  • Power system modelling using ETAP or SKM
  • Arc Flash hazard analysis and load studies

Instrumentation and Control

  • Control system and panel design
  • Instrument specification and selection
  • Communication and network design
  • Uninterruptable power supply sizing and selection
  • Protective relay selection and programming
  • Programmable logic controller programming


  • Concept design reports and estimating
  • Feasibility study reports and estimating
  • Electrical and control design criteria
  • Site inspections and field support
  • Equipment assessment
  • Equipment commissioning