i-LEC Solutions are Electrical Contractors specialising in industrial and commercial electrical works. We are the chosen electrical maintenance provider for a number of large national chains, shopping centres, medical centres, quarries, concrete plants and steel factories. Electrical services we offer include:

  • Scheduled electrical maintenance at regular intervals
  • On call and emergency repairs – including 24 hour/7 days per week call out crew for existing customers
  • Industrial specialist electricians – including quarries, factories and concrete plants
  • Hazardous Areas qualified electricians
  • Thermal Imaging, including preparation of comprehensive reports, completed by our fully qualified electricians, trained and independently certified to operate this specialised equipment
  • Electrical works for hospitals and the medical industry as per AS3003 standards Electrical Installations – Patient Areas
  • Telecommunications including installation of pits, pipe, cable and end-user equipment
  • Large scale projects including re-designs and upgrades
  • Electrical Construction including switchboard installation, car park lighting, electrical cable hauling
  • Street lighting repairs and installations
  • All electrical works requiring Elevated Work Platform, with our own 15 metre plant available
  • Traffic and other electrical infrastructure
  • Civil works, drilling and hydro-excavation
  • Traffic signals
  • Air conditioning and refrigeration


i-LEC Solutions understands that electrical problems at your business need to be solved promptly and safely to ensure business disruption is minimised. We understand the legislative requirements for documentation, and can immediately provide all quality assurance documents in soft and/or hard copy on demand. We are third party accredited by SAI Global to international standards in Safety, Environmental and Quality standards. Our electricians are tidy, well-presented and courteous to ensure a professional, safe, and clean environment for your customers and staff.


Commencing with the design concepts, i-LEC Solutions will work closely with you, completing all aspects of the underground civil construction components, electrical installations, through to the maintenance of hardware above ground. i-LEC Solutions are pre-qualified to carry out Rate 3 works for the Department of Transport and Main Roads and are on the panel of preferred suppliers with Ergon Energy which allows us to deliver Rate 2 works. We are also accredited by Ergon Energy to complete UDC (Underground Distribution Construction). Our traffic signal and street lighting division have completed a multitude of works throughout Cairns, Townsville and Far North Queensland. We also boast a complete civil team with associated plant and offers a unique proposition to customers whereby civil works for electrical infrastructure are completed in-house, using our own civil crews and machinery, so clients do not have to oversee two separate contractors for the civil and electrical works required on site. We are based in Cairns, and can complete works throughout Northern Australia. Our services include:

  • Traffic Signals, including intersection installations, modifications, pedestrian crossings, upgrades and sequencing/coordination modifications
  • Public Lighting (including Rate 2 & Rate 3)
  • Underground Distribution Construction (UDC) – Ergon accredited to construct underground electrical infrastructure on behalf of the power supply authority
  • Variable Message Signage
  • Speed Activated Signs
  • Weigh In Motion detection systems
  • Vehicular data collection
  • Piezo installations
  • Bicycle counting and counter hoses
  • Flood detection early warning systems
  • CCTV camera systems and networking
  • Control cabinets and communication hubs
  • Asset audits and condition reporting
  • Routine service and maintenance
  • Electrical contractor / inspector
  • Electrical project management
  • Civil earthworks for all traffic infrastructure works including horizontal directional drilling and hydro-excavation
  • Industrial and commercial electrical
  • Street lighting


We have significant experience in the delivery of electrical infrastructure works with many projects completed on behalf of the Department of Transport and Main Roads, Ergon Energy, Civil Contractors, developers and various councils. References can be provided for any or our completed works and ongoing projects and maintenance works.


To complement our highly skilled electrical team, i-LEC has a team of highly skilled civil operators based in Cairns, with extensive experience in large and small electrical civil projects, supervised by our electrical specialists. We have well-maintained plant and equipment to complete civil works for any electrical, plumbing, building and infrastructure projects. i-LEC can provide specialised earthworks and civil construction for electrical infrastructure including:

  • All civil and electrical works required for Underground Distribution Construction (UDC) – under the supervision of qualified electrical team
  • Subdivisional works including underground reticulation of power and communications ducting and associated infrastructure
  • Installation and repair of pits, conduit, pipeworks, stormwater, electrical, communications, and other services as required underground
  • Installation of conduit, supervised by our qualified electricians to ensure correct depths, to meet requirements of the Electrical Safety Act
  • Detailed excavation and trenching
  • All Civil works for street lighting, traffic signals and all infrastructure works
  • Construction of car parks including all earthworks, civil construction and lighting


  • Excavators ranging from 1.5 tonne to 8.5 tonne
  • Hydro-vac truck mounted unit
  • Vermeer D36 x 50 horizontal directional drill
  • Tracked loaders with laser and sonic guided graders
  • 15m elevated work platform
  • Floor saws and associated equipment for vehicle loop installation
  • Plate compactors and trench rammers
  • Generators to provide temporary power to traffic signals and street lights
  • Cable trailers
  • Cable hauling equipment including winches
  • Site containers
  • Tip trucks
  • Flat bed trucks
  • Work utilities and vans
  • An extensive range of street lighting spare parts and traffic signal hardware and components to allow repairs to be carried out without unnecessary delay


i-LEC is a privately owned and operated business, based in Cairns, specialising in electrical / civil Infrastructure projects, and commercial and industrial electrical maintenance contracts. We offer an integrated solution to small and large projects requiring project management, electrical and civil works, and specialise in industrial electrical maintenance, traffic management systems and public lighting technical solutions, electrical underground distribution, telecommunications as well as a diverse range of other industrial and commercial electrical and civil works. The company was established in March 2010 to meet the growing demands of this specialised industry with the i-LEC team having accumulated extensive industry experience. i-LEC also boasts a complete civil team with associated plant and offers a unique proposition to customers whereby civil works for electrical infrastructure are appropriately supervised by qualified electricians, as per Electrical Safety Act requirements. i-LEC is third party accredited for Safety, Quality and Environmental management, audited and endorsed by SAI Global, so our customers can be assured of a quality project, which complies with all relevant legislation.


A 15 Redden Street, Portsmith Qld 4870
P 07 4035 3000
F 07 4035 5400


"As a large medical specialist provider our business needs contractors who are professional, safety conscious and experts in their field. i-LEC consistently delivers on all of these points. Their staff are courteous and well presented and can work around our busy practices without disruption to our patients. Phil and his team of tradespeople are aware of our requirements and always deliver prompt, professional service."
Pat Kelleher – 2IC Cairns Region, Queensland X-Ray

"i-LEC has been completing significant electrical works for Cairns Regional Council as part of our City Centre Alive CBD redevelopment project over the past 7 months. I have been very pleased with the standard of work and efficiency in their delivery of the project. I have found i-LEC to be highly responsive and adaptive to changes as they arise and the communication of management and crews on site has exceeded our expectations. I have also been impressed by the wide range of services and plant i-LEC can provide to complement their electrical works."
Scott Ivory – Construction Engineer, Cairns Regional Council


We have obtained a range of industry qualifications including:

  • Third Party Accredited for Safety, Quality and Environmental management, audited and endorsed by SAI Global
  • Panel member with Ergon Energy for delivery of Rate 2 Lighting works
  • Accreditation by Ergon Energy to complete Electrical Construction on Developer Design & Construct Underground Distribution Construction (UDC) projects
  • Pre-qualified to carry out Rate 3 works for the Department of Transport and Main Roads
  • Award-winning Master Electricians
  • Electrical Contractors Licence No. 71760
  • Arctick RTA No. AU35627


We support and number of local events, charities and clubs including: Silver sponsor of Special Children’s Christmas Party 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 Rugby League FNQ Masters Trinity Stingers Hockey Club Centrals Trinity Beach AFL Club Brothers Cairns Junior Rugby League Brothers Cairns Junior Rugby Union Cairns & District Junior Eisteddfod Innisfail Eisteddfod Gordonvale Turf Club Previous sponsorships include: Game day sponsor for 2013 NRL game in Cairns – Rabbitohs Vs Titans, Northern Pride Rugby Leage, Northern Pride Cheerleaders, Variety Club bash sponsor, Various charity golf days, Various pro-bono works including maintenance of Woree State School Road Safety Education Track, numerous donations to charities and fund-raising teams.