About Us

The Elliot Companies


For over seven decades investor-owned utilities, municipalities, cooperatives, and others have entrusted their electrical construction and maintenance needs to Davis H. Elliot Company, Inc. (Elliot).  


Elliot is a full-service electrical contractor specializing in overhead and underground distribution, transmission, substations, lighting, traffic signaling, utility locating and industrial/commercial services.

Our Roots

Our roots began over seven decades ago in Roanoke, Virginia as a one-crew distribution line contractor. At that time, we made an early decision to approach every assignment with the intention of building a long-term relationship with our customers.

Elliot Today

Today, we are listed among Engineering News-Records Top 150 Specialty Contracting firms. Our success is based on our customers confidence in us; the loyalty, hard work and performance of our people; and the traditions with which Mr. Davis H. Elliot began the company in 1946....


  • Meet or exceed all safety requirements
  • Productive work procedures
  • Pay close attention to our customers needs
  • Respect and value our employees 
  • Maintain the highest level of integrity
  • Search for ways to improve


Seven decades later they still apply. We thank our customers and our employees for allowing us to continue. 

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