Helix Electric

Mark Cripe, Vice President
6795 Flanders Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: (858) 535-0505
FAX: (858) 535-0757

Ron Cayton, Vice President
3680 Centerview Drive, Suite 110
Chantilly, VA 20151
Phone: (703) 657-0060
FAX: (703) 563-9787


Helix Electric is an award-winning full service electrical contractor and an industry leader specializing in design-build and highly complex electrical projects throughout the United States. Our services encompass all facets of construction including mission critical, data center, medium voltage power distribution, renewable energy, commercial, industrial, mass transit and rail, and high-density residential. We have a strong reputation, an extensive network of customer relationships, and consistently provide cutting-edge product innovations.

The company was founded in 1985 and has since delivered significant, high-profile projects in virtually every market segment, making it one of the largest, most experienced and successful electrical contracting companies in the nation. Our vision and dedication to a team-oriented and employee-empowered business approach defines our unique character. The Helix team consists of notably skilled experts in every aspect of electrical design and construction and is guided by the founding principles of the company: integrity, quality, safety, collaboration and a commitment to ultimate client satisfaction through competitive performance, consistency and dedication.

  • New design-build, mixed-use student housing project consisting of 1,355 new beds.
  • Design-build student housing expansion project featuring 780 new beds and a 950-seat dining center.
  • New design-build federal courthouse project featuring 24 courtrooms and 32 justice chambers.
  • New design-build detention and re-entry facility for women inmates in San Diego County.
  • New design-build state court house featuring 31 courtrooms, administration offices and retail space.
  • New design-build medical and mental health care facility for patient- inmates.
  • New design-build data center project built to serve the California energy commission.
  • Design-build renovation and expansion of a university library with a new automated book retrieval system.
  • Design-build airport expansion featuring 10 additional aircraft gates to Terminal 2 at SDIA.
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