About Us

About Us

Ready Electric was founded in Louisville, Kentucky in 1949. Since then, we have grown to become one of the largest professional electrical contractors in our part of the country, maintaining a workforce of between 165 - 180 employees.

Ready Electric Co. Inc is an employee owned company where all employees are dedicated to the best interests of the company. Our leadership has remained in the hands of the Windhorst family, beginning with Ollie, Sr., to the current president Andy Windhorst.

Ready Electric has, for over 20 years, been ranked in the Top 600 Specialty Contractors, by Engineering News Record Magazine.

We are often an owner's "contractor of choice". It is known that when you choose Ready Electric, you have chosen the most reliable electrical contractor in the industry today. We take pride in knowing that owners and general contractors have enough faith in Ready to rely on us again and again.

Whether you need... An electrical contractor to design-build your facility; technology to maintain security; automation to keep it moving; service to maintain production; or lightning protection to maintain safety; Ready Electric is the only company you need.

Typical Service Capabilities:

  • Industrial Power and Controls  
  • Energy Management Control Systems
  • Emergency Generators      
  • Printing Press Installation and Repair
  • Voice and Data Cabling
  • Security Systems – CCTV and Access Control
  • Warehouse and Parking Lot lighting
  • Commercial Office Space
  • Lightning Protection

Equipment and Services:

  • 24hr Service 365 days a year
  • Over 30 service vehicles
  • 60ft and 43ft bucket trucks
  • Auger truck
  • Infra-red scanning
  • Mini - Excavator