Since being founded in 1964 by David O. Thayer, Thayer Power & Communication Line Construction Co., LLC has become one of the premier contractors in the Telecommunications, Power, and Wireless Construction industries. Building a team with experience allowed for the company to provide excellent customer service and be a partner to its clients from concept to reality.


In 2017 Thayer Power & Communication (TPC) moved its corporate office to Columbus, OH, and maintains eight regional offices throughout Ohio, West Virginia, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Illinois, covering a wide area across the Eastern United States allowing for quick responses to emergency and client needs.



The Power Division's experience with multiple electrical service providers in the region includes full turnkey substation installations of 5kv to 500kv, site prep, civil construction, steel erection, electrical bus installation, aluminum welding, and relay/SCADA installation. Our relationships and experience with the power companies allow TPC to complete any transmission work associated with the substation from 69kv to 500kv. In addition to these capabilities, TPC's power crews regularly perform electrical make ready for service providers including pole swap and line adjustments.



In the Telecommunications industry, Thayer Power & Communication not only has experience in outside plant construction we also provide complete design for permitting and make ready applications supported by TPC's own field personnel & CAD operators. Our expertise in aerial, underground, directional boring, structured cabling, fiber fusion & splicing, copper splicing, central office work, PBX (Private Branch Exchanges), and Key Systems.



The Wireless industry is growing & evolving daily, and so is TPC. With towers, small cells, and fiber connecting the world, the Wireless Division's diverse team is integral to the deployment needs of telecom entities and wireless carriers. Providing turnkey solutions for the deployment of infrastructure including site acquisition, design, A/E, permitting, and a full suite of construction services. TPC's relationships, experience, and knowledge in the region working alongside local municipalities enable them to deliver projects within the timelines and budgets of our customers.


To support TPC's multiple divisions we have developed a fleet of over 500 well-maintained vehicles and equipment. This fleet is made up of multiple power buckets, directional bore rigs, cable placers, Digger Derricks, a hydro excavation VacTruck, excavators, and support vehicles. 

We are dedicated to providing a safe environment for our employees. Thayer Power & Communication is your one-stop-shop for utility construction.

Company Highlights

  • Over 400 Employees

  • Office Locations:

    • Pataskala, OH (HQ)

    • Erie, PA

    • Akron, OH

    • Wheeling, WV

    • Chicago, IL

    • Glass City, IN

    • Lakeland, FL

    • Huntington, WV

    • Cincinnati, OH

  • 100% Company-Paid Benefits


  • Planning & scheduling

  • Feasibility studies and financial projections

  • Installations, splicing, and testing of network components

  • Aerial and underground construction

  • Small Cells

  • Facility upgrades

  • Consulting Services

  • Project management

  • Subcontract review and supervision

  • Start-up and testing

  • Service and maintenance

  • Staff augmentation

  • System integration

  • Turnkey projects


  • Transmission

  • Distribution

  • Substations

  • Emergency Restoration

  • Industrial Construction

  • Consulting Services

  • Renewable Energy

Creating a path for your network from Consulting Servies to Power Make Ready and everything in between. 

Proud members

12345 Worthington Rd. NW | Pataskala, OH 43062 | 740.927.0021

  • Black Facebook Icon
  • Black Twitter Icon
  • Black LinkedIn Icon

© 2018 by Thayer Power. All rights reserved. Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Thayer history 2