Trusted Power. Expert skills. Exceptional service. From turnkey to specific services, we will find the individualized answer to our clients’ needs.

River Cities Engineering’s primary offerings include:

  • Professional engineering
  • Electrical construction
  • Control systems integration
  • Control panel manufacturing

“River Cities continues to be a leader in upfront project planning and safety, meeting deadlines while delivering cost effective projects, whether a small office LED upgrade, a complex high voltage repair, or emergency automation services.”
— Scott Tinsman III, Twin State Environmental

Markets Served

  • Food & Beverage
  • Pet Food
  • Government Facilities
  • Chemical
  • Discrete Manufacturing
  • Metals
  • Agricultural
  • Plastics
  • Processing
  • Utilities

Professional Engineering

Trusted Partnerships. River Cities Engineering has worked with many architectural, design, engineering, and industrial/manufacturing firms and is licensed in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, and Nebraska.

Our Professional Engineering services include:

  • Power distribution
  • Lighting
  • Fire protection and security systems
  • Communications and networking
  • Load flow analysis and fault studies
  • Arc flash hazard studies
  • Development of bid plans and specifications
  • CAD design and documentation
  • Project management

“River Cities Engineering has been a true partner in our machine safety and automation projects efforts that were recognized by Rockwell Automation with the Manufacturing Excellence Safety Award. River Cities has truly been an extension of our organization collaborating with our production facilities to design the right size solution to meet both schedule and budget.”
— Gabriel E. Rivera, Corteva Agriscience

Electrical Construction

Trusted Experience. As an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) member, we're committed to producing innovative, safe, and high quality work. Our team has the technical and management experience to take on any project across all industries.

Our electrical construction services include:

  • Power
  • Controls
  • Lighting
  • Communications
  • Project management
  • Electrical maintenance shift coverage and support
  • 24/7 On-site support and service

“We truly value the strength and success of the long-term partnership between Moline and River Cities Engineering. Like our partnership, Visitation Day was powerful, memorable, and enjoyable!”
— Gregory Swanson, City of Moline

Control Systems Integration

Trusted Controls. River Cities Engineering provides full control systems integration for projects of any size. The systems we design reduce risk and offer peace of mind by making complex systems reliable, well maintained, safe, and easy to operate.

Our control systems integration services include:

  • Industrial control systems design
  • PLC program development
  • HMI development
  • VFD specification and configuration
  • Process instrumentation
  • Information systems and data acquisition
  • Networking and communications
  • CAD design and documentation
  • Commissioning
  • 24/7 Service and support

“The new HMI screen is outstanding and the features that have been put in place for the booth are great for diagnostics and maintenance, making it almost like a new booth. Your team members were great to work with and always have been.”
— Jeff Barton, Elliott Aviation



Trusted Craftsmanship. Our personnel are highly trained and skilled at crafting control panels that go beyond just meeting regulatory standards. They design and build a well-planned, tested, personalized solution that meets your specific needs, not just an off-the-shelf template.

Our manufacturing services include:

  • Engineering design
  • Custom control panel fabrication
  • OEM control panel fabrication
  • UL508A, UL698A, and CSA certifications
  • NFPA 70E compliant
  • Point-to-point and power testing
  • In-house factory acceptance testing (FAT)
  • Field installation and commissioning

“I've probably been involved with 100 different electrical installs and that one was the best. Hats off to your electrical installers.”

— Matt Betz, Webex Engineering