About Us


Foster Electric Company was established in 1983 by Steven A. Foster.  In 1991 the company was incorporated as S. A. Foster Electric, Inc.  Centrally located and servicing the Richmond Metropolitan area, S. A. Foster Electric, Inc. is a full service commercial and residential electrical contracting firm with customer satisfaction and repeat business as our #1 priority. 


Licensed as a Class “A” Contractor, we have over 30 years experience in handling projects both large and small.  Whether you are looking for an electrical contractor, a full service design/build subcontractor or an electrical troubleshooting technician, S. A. Foster Electric, Inc. is here for you.  

 Our technicians are trained to handle any electrical issue you may have. We will arrive at your jobsite with the skills and proper equipment necessary to handle any and all of your electrical needs. 


In addition to on the job training, our apprentices receive formal classroom instruction while enrolled in a state registered four year program through the Virginia Electrical Contractors Apprenticeship Program (VECAP). 


Member of Virginia Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.  

Certified SWaM Small/Micro Business by the Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity

Member of Richmond Builders Exchange