Ruckriegel Electric Company was established in 1973 by Daniel H. Ruckriegel, Sr., a life-long electrician, with only one employee and one truck. The business was run from his kitchen table for many years with his wife, Suggie, keeping the books and scheduling the jobs, and providing the all-around backbone of the company.The company was a full-service electrical contractor serving both residential and commercial customers. Operations for the company were turned over to Daniel H. Ruckriegel, Jr. in 2001 as Daniel, Sr. pursued a political career as Mayor of Jeffersontown, Ky, which lasted for 20 years.
Daniel, Jr. is also a life-long electrician. Following in his father's foot-steps, he not only worked as an electrician, but served 26 years with the Louisville Fire Department. He retired from the fire service in 2011 as a Captain in-charge of one of the city's busiest firefighting units.
In 2003, Ruckriegel Electric left the kitchen and moved to a new 5000 square-foot office and warehouse facility in the Bluegrass Industrial Park. We currently field 4 crews of manpower that are fully licensed and insured to complete the electrical wiring in many of the areas newest homes and light commercial businesses as well as maintaining and servicing the existing ones as well
Ruckriegel Electric Company is a member of the following organizations:
Home Builders Association of Louisville (HBAL)
Independant Electrical Contractors (IEC)
Electrical Clearing House of Louisville (ECHL)
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
Jeffersontown Chamber of Commerce
Ruckriegel Electric Company has also been very involved in the community. Daniel Sr. served as Mayor of Jeffersontown for 20 years and also as a Jeffersontown Fire Captain. Daniel Jr. served as Jeffersontown Fire Captain an a Louisville Fire Captain for 32 years. The company continues to be involved in community activities.
If you want to work with a company that is professionally run, experienced and involved in the community, Ruckriegel Electric Company is for you. To learn more about us or request an appointment, call us at (502) 267-7511. We look forward to working with you!