Our Services

As a diversified electrical and general contractor serving several key markets, we offer a range of capabilities that set us apart from our competitors.

Southern Contracting offers depth and experience in multiple capacities of Electrical Construction.

Our Electrical Construction services include:

  • Variable frequency drives;
  • Motor control centers;
  • High, medium and low voltage switch gear;
  • Process logic control panels; Instrumentation;
  • SCADA; Fiber optics;
  • Communication and data;
  • UPS systems; Lighting; Building automation; Security systems,
  • CCTV, Access controls,
  • Fire alarm; Photovoltaic systems;
  • Low, medium, high voltage splicing and testing


Electrical Construction

From small jobs to large complex projects, Southern Contracting is capable of meeting our clients specifications. Southern is proud to be one of San Diego Gas and Electric emergency contact contractors as well as one of the contractors listed on Southern California Edison’s list of emergency contractors. Our capabilities include:

  • Substations
  • Transmission
  • Underground Distribution
  • Overhead Distribution
  • Distributed Generation / Co-Generation
  • Line Clearance / Tree Trimming
  • 20 A and 20 B Overhead to Underground Conversions
  • Directional Boring
  • Cable Replacement
  • Commercial and Residential Service Conversions
  • Above Grade and Below Grade Substation Site Preparation



Southern Contracting has been supporting developers for nearly 50 years with the following services:

  • Joint Trench Construction
  • Substructure Construction
  • Electric and Gas Applicant Installation
  • Roadway Lighting
  • Irrigation Power Systems
  • Landscape Lighting
  • Substructure Restoration
  • Trench Restorations




Southern has been a market leader in delivering turnkey solutions to municipal, educational and commercial clients for more than 40 years.  Having designed and built one of the first city-wide LED streetlight systems for the City of Chula Vista in 2011, we have pioneered many industry firsts, including:

  • GIS Inventory Audits
  • Advanced Lighting Control Research
  • Adaptive Controls
  • New Streetlight Tariff Design and Implementation


Click here for a full listing of our Streetlighting Services

Southern Contracting emergency services division includes a rapid-response, radio-dispatched Emergency Service team with a modern fleet of service trucks. Our Emergency Service’s include, but are not limited to:

  • Utility Storm Damage Repair
  • Utility Fire Damage Repair
  • Public Work Facilities Electrical, Instrumentation / Control Repair

Emergency Services

Southern Contracting has been delivering design-build solutions for 40+ years. Possessing a General Contractor’s A license, we offer integrated project delivery services.

  • Conceptual design support
  • Conceptual estimating
  • Value engineering
  • Constructibility analysis
  • Project Planning and scheduling
  • Engineering
  • CAD / CAM services
  • Commissioning support



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Southern Contracting Company

559 N. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos, CA 92079

Phone: (760) 744-0760    Fax number: (760) 744-9691


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