Chesapeake Electrical Systems

9381 Davis Avenue, Laurel, MD 20723-1956Phone 301.206.5020Fax 301.206.5021

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Since 1993, Chesapeake Electrical Systems (CES) has provided the full range of electrical contracting and services to a wide variety of clients in the commercial and industrial sectors.

Headquartered in Laurel, Maryland, and with offices in D.C. and Virginia, CES specializes in construction while maintaining a Service Group with 24 hour emergency response and disaster recovery. CES is ideally situated to assist clients in the nation's capital, Baltimore and surrounding cities; to date, the company's 100 construction professionals have worked on contracts from Baltimore, MD to Virginia's Tidewater region.

Our Capabilities

Chesapeake Electrical Systems is a privately owned corporation with broad expertise in electrical installation and service. We staff multiple offices in the region with shared professional resources, fleets, tools and equipment that enable us to execute our many active projects seamlessly.

Our People

We believe the foundation of our success is the quality of our people. CES offers challenging and rewarding careers, and we hire and develop only the most capable industry professionals. With opportunities to grow and advance professionally, our team members make significant contributions as leaders in all markets.

Our Commitment

The CES Commitment is to bring high levels of quality, service, and safety to every project we work on. By assembling a dedicated, professional team and employing industry-leading tools and techniques, we ensure that projects aren't just done right—they're done in the most efficient, cost-effective way possible.

United Airlines Wide Body Hangar Dulles Int’l Airport

United Airlines Wide Body Hangar Dulles Int’l Airport


Chesapeake Electrical Systems, Inc. provided the Electrical Contracting to build United Airlines Hangar for the new wide body 787 passenger jet, including approximately 21,700 sq. ft. of office space, 10,000 square feet of mechanical and metal shops and over 106,000 square feet of hangar bay area zoned Class 1 – Division 1 Hazardous location.

Frederick Douglass Bridge Project

Frederick Douglass Bridge Project

Washington, D.C.

As the electrical contractor for the $31.6 million Frederick Douglass Bridge renovations, Chesapeake Electrical Systems was a key part of the project team recognized for its participation on Mid-Atlantic Construction Magazines Project of the Year. The bridge rehabilitation, which was contracted by the D.C. Department of Transportation, involved major upgrades to the bridge's architecture and infrastructure.