McRae Electric

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McRae Electric is a marine systems integrator and supplier for electrical and electronic automation systems since 1981. We attribute our success to being commited to the highest level of quality and safety in the services we provide and the close collaboration with the owners, vessels, shipyards, and partners to develop a solution that is not only cost-effective but will provide the most efficient and reliable products for our customer.

We can provide a complete turnkey solution from concept to design, project management, installation, commissioning, and maintenance or provide these services as required at any phase of construction or retrofit.

No project is too large or small for our business.

In addition we have experience working with all major Regulatory Societies (or Class) specific to the marine industry ABS, BV, DNV, GL, Lloyd’s, and TCMS. In conclusion with McRae’s experience, knowledge and proven track record of providing solid cost-effective solutions that both meet and/or exceeds the requirements of the owner and Regulatory Societies results in our success becoming your success.

Our core services include the following main sections:


  • Full Electrical Design
  • Hybrid/Electric Propulsion
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Load Analysis
  • Project Management
  • Power Management
  • And more


  • AC & DC Switchboards
  • Motor Control Centers
  • Power Management Systems
  • Integrated Alarm Systems
  • Custom VFD Panels
  • Lighting Control
  • Tank Level monitoring


  • Complete Vessel Electrical
  • Refit and Maintenance
  • Troubleshooting / Repair
  • Navigation Equipment
  • Commissioning
  • Survey – Thermal Imaging
  • Breaker Testing
  • Power Logging

Current Project

Kootenay Lake Ferry Replacement Project
Hybrid – 89m Full Electric Ready Ro/Ro passenger Ferry New Build

Electrical work scope:

  • functional design.
  • production design engineering services.
  • full installation services of all electrical and control systems.
  • Build and Supply: Service Switchboards / MCC / Integrated Navigation System / Consoles
  • Install and integrate all 3rd party supplied equipment.


Main Office
P: 1-604-291-7131
F: 1-604-291-9001
4006 East 1st Avenue
Burnaby, B.C. V5C 3W4

Vancouver Island
P: 1-604-291-7131
F: 1-250-858-1145
#2 – 407 William Street
Victoria, B.C. V9A 3Y8