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PK Electrical, Inc.,  a business specializing in electrical engineering, received national certification  as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). WBENC’s national standard of certification  is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51%… Read More


Karen Purcell, P.E. will be a featured speaker at the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Western Regions Joint Conference in Honolulu, Hawaii on March 2nd, 2012. Her presentation is designed to help women better understand and overcome the social and psychological hurdles commonly experienced in male-dominated STEM fields. The presentation is ideal for women who… Read More


Congratulations to Dugan Hadler, Jason Aviles and Eric MacGill for passing the LEED General Associate exam. All are electrical designers for PK Electrical, Inc. PK Electrical, Inc. is a self-performing electrical engineering firm that provides a broad range of services from low voltage, medium voltage distribution design to electrical and lighting design.  … Read More


We are pleased to announce that Glenn Burud has passed the ICC commercial inspector’s exam.  Glenn has been in the electrical industry 54 years and has a wealth of experience. He is licensed master electrician and has been  designing for PK Electrical for the last five years. He is also a licensed contractor for heating… Read More


PK Electrical, Inc., has been selected for the second year in a row as a HotFirm by ZweigWhite, the nation’s leader in enhancing business performance for the A/E industry. This annual list of 178 firms from the United States and Canada features the architecture, engineering, environmental, and multi-disciplinary firms that have outperformed the economy and… Read More


PK Electrical, Inc., under principal Karen Purcell, added 18 new clients and one new employee in 2011, improved staff qualifications when three staff members passed the LEED exam and one passed the ICC commercial inspector exam, and grew revenue 18 percent. The company has plans to open a second office in the next 12 to… Read More


PK Electrical, Inc. is a self-performing electrical engineering, design and consulting firm. Since our inception, the firm has done public and private sector work ranging from $5,000 to $76,000,000. Our commitment to innovative electrical designs has lead to tremendous growth and repeat clientele. Our team has provided electrical experience to assure quality design of more… Read More


PK Electrical, Inc., a Nevada Corporation, was established in 1996.  The principals, Karen D. Purcell, P.E.  and Alan Wiskus, LEED AP BD+C, bring more than 40 years of electrical engineering experience to the corporation.  Our office is located in Reno, Nevada. Prior to starting PK Electrical, Inc., Ms. Purcell worked as a project manager in… Read More