Critical Electrical Systems for Commercial, Institutional, & Industrial Clients

Experience you can count on, traditional values you can trust and the skills to meet your project’s needs.

Industries We Serve

Founded in 1925, Bigman Brothers, Inc. (BBI) has established a reputation as a trusted electrical contractor. We build, install, and service critical electrical systems for a wide range of projects and industries. Take a look at our extremely diverse portfolio.


For over 30 years we’ve been serving the NYC Healthcare industry. Our Medical/Biotech construction projects range from building dedicated COVID-19 ambulatory/medical facilities, to installing radiology centers and other cutting edge technology.


We have maintained a relationship with CBS for decades and have supported all aspects of their operations, from installing control rooms, upgrades for HDTV and Fire Alarm Systems to renovating multiple production studios. Our expertise in this field has led to projects with ABC, Fox and WPIX.


The biggest names and strongest brands; Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s, and Target are among the top-quality retailers we’re proud to serve. Our work includes major renovations, restaurant construction, upgrades and emergency services.


When it comes to educational facilities, libraries and the like, we provide the services, repairs, renovations and installation of essential equipment that allow for everyday use as well as emergency operations.


We offer a turnkey solution for our commercial clients. Over our 95 years in business we’ve been involved with projects in some of the most iconic landmarks in New York City. Our work with the Empire State Building is just one example and has included many maintenance projects, work on the Observatory, and numerous other renovations.


High-end restaurants, bakeries, entertainment venues and other facilities benefit from our knowledge and expertise. Modernization, custom build-outs and complete installation of critical electrical systems is our specialty—including full kitchens, fire protection, lighting and controls. When projects require flexible work time, we can accommodate.

About us


We provide a full-range of electrical contracting services and cost-effective, high-efficiency electrical systems for Healthcare, Retail, Broadcast, Hospitality, Commercial and Institutional properties throughout NYC, Westchester, Nassau and Suffolk Counties. We work with customers of all sizes and on a wide variety of projects ranging from renovations to new construction.


Operating under our third generation of Bigman family leadership, we offer our customers longstanding industry expertise paired with our comprehensive knowledge of both new and old technologies.


Our reputation is at stake with each and every project we take on. We understand the importance and are proud that most of our employees have been with us for decades. Meet some of the people behind Bigman Brothers Electric:

“I have been working with Bigman Electric for the past 5 years. We have done many large and small projects involving many areas of our 3+ million sq.ft. building in midtown Manhattan. I would recommend Bigman Electric to anyone looking for a trusted, quality, team-oriented, competitively priced, top-notch contractor.” —Director of Engineering
“A quick note to express my appreciation to you and your team. You handle every job you do for us with professionalism, efficiency and dedication. I know I can count on Bigman to get the job done right…the first time, every time.” —Director Facilities Management, Capital Projects and Facilities
“Bigman Electric has been our ‘go-to’ contractor due to the quality of service, response to urgent needs, competitive pricing as well as project ‘on-time’ completion. We have considered Bigman to be part of our crew as they are a constant presence, which has given them a great knowledge of our buildings. This is truly invaluable.” —Director of Engineering, one of the worlds most iconic buildings
“Our team of in-house electricians as well as engineering staff work together with Bigman to accomplish many day-to-day projects. Separately, Bigman will work with project teams as the Building’s ‘preferred’ electrician on many 3rd party (General Contractor) tenant buildouts as well as major infrastructure upgrades. ” —Director of Engineering






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