Serving the Riverbend & Metro East areas since 1950
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CAMP ELECTRIC HOLDS ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL LICENSE IN GRANITE CITY, IL; HAS ELECTRICAL LICENSE IN BELLEVILLE AND PONTOON BEACH IL, ST. CHARLES COUNTY IN MISSOURI. ALL LICENSES REQUIRE MASTER ELECTRICIAN EXAMINATION. 

Service Overview

Camp Electric was founded in 1950, incorporated in 1971. We are signatory to IBEW Local 649 (Alton) and Local 309 (Collinsville), hiring only the most well trained and highly skilled electricians. We have been providing excellent service to the Metro East for over 65 years.  As a family owner business, we take pride in the quality of our work and hold our customer’s satisfaction to the highest regard. The goal of every project, big or small, is to complete the work in a safe manner on time and on budget.

Our office and warehouse are located in Alton, IL. We are a full service shop with the inventory and vehicle fleet to meet our customers on demand needs. We have 2 bucket trucks to serve most any parking lot lighting/signage needs. 

Meet our Staff

THOMAS L. BROWN

    • BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE (SOCIOLOGY) TARKIO COLLEGE (1972)
    • INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER CREDIT CORP – CREDIT MANAGER/DISTRICT MANAGER (1972-1989)
    • STARTED WITH CAMP ELECTRIC IN ACCOUNTING/ESTIMATING/SAFETY/PURCHASING (1989)
    • PROMOTED TO VICE PRESIDENT (1995), PRESIDENT (2001 – PRESENT)
    • MEMBER OF ALTON NECA/IBEW LOCAL 649 JOINT APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING PROGRAM – 1991 TO PRESENT. PAST CHAIRMAN, CURRENT TREASURER.
    • MEMBER OF ALTON NECA/IBEW LOCAL 649 SUB FUND – BOARD MEMBER SINCE 2010, CHAIRMAN SINCE 2013.
    • MEMBER OF ALTON NECA/IBEW LOCAL 649 HEALTH & WELFARE – BOARD MEMBER SINCE 2011
    • MEMBER OF ALTON NECA/IBEW LOCAL 649 NEGOTIATING COMMITTEE SINCE 2005
    • MEMBER OF ALTON NECA/IBEW LOCAL 649 LABOR MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE SINCE 2010.
    • COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:
      • EVANGELICAL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST – TRUSTEE/ELDER/BUS DRIVER. PAST CHAIRMAN OF TRUSTEES 2015
      • AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY – EVANGELICAL “RACE FOR THE CURE”

 

RICHARD KORTKAMP

    • ASSOCIATES DEGREE, CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT – SIU CARBONDALE (1983)
    • NECA/IBEW LOCAL 649 JOURNEYMAN WIREMAN. 5-YEAR APPRENTICESHIP / 8000 HOURS ON THE JOB TRAINING; GRADUATED IN 1989. TOTAL OF 12 YEARS IN THE FIELD.
    • LEAD PROJECT MANAGER/ESTIMATOR 1996-PRESENT
    • PROMOTED TO ASSISTANT VICE-PRESIDENT OF CAMP ELECTRIC IN 2008
    • MASTER ELECTRICIAN CERTIFICATION IN 2004. STUDIED SOLAR POWER GENERATION AT LEWIS & CLARK COMMUNNITY COLLEGE, GODFREY, IL.

 

TIMOTHY HENSON

    • IBEW LOCAL 649 JOURNEYMAN WIREMAN. 5-YEAR APPRENTICESHIP / 8000 HOURS ON THE JOB TRAINING.
    • PROJECT MANAGER/SUPERINTENDANT 1989-PRESENT
    • PAST PROJECTS:
      • NEW LOCAL 649 IBEW HALL, ALTON, IL. (PROJECT VALUE - $250,000)
      • NEW NECA/IBEW JATC BUILDING, ALTON, IL. (PROJECT VALUE - $200,000)
      • CIVIC MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL GYM ADDITION, BETHALTO, IL. (PROJECT VALUE - $300,000)

JIM BROWN

    • GENERAL STUDIES – SIU CARBONDALE – 2000-2001. STUDIED INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AT RANKEN TECHNICAL COLLEGE – 2002-2003.
    • COMPLETED ESTIMATING AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT COURSES THROUGH NECA – ILLINOIS CHAPTER.
    • WAREHOUISE MANAGER/PURCHASER/INVENTORY SPECIALIST/SAFETY DIRECTOR.
    • ESTIMATOR/PROJECT MANAGER

3133 Washington Ave | Alton, IL 62002

618-462-9287

Service Area: Portions of Madison, Calhoun, Green, Jersey, Macoupin & St. Clair Counties

Cities Served: Alton | Bethalto | Collinsville | Columbia | East Alton | Edwardsville | Glen Carbon | Godfrey
Granite City | Highland | Madison County | Troy | Wood River | Jerseyville | Highland | Brighton | Holiday Shores
O'Fallon | Fairview Heights | Belleville | Hamel | Roxana

IBEW - international Brotherhood of Electrical workers Neca -  National Electrical Contractors Association