Gifford Electric Inc iis a full-service electrical contractor specializing in residential, commercial and industrial services. Gifford Electric began its corporate operations in 1978 at its present location in east Fort Worth.

David W. Babcock is the owner and President of the company. What does that mean to you? He has a high degree of training and discipline. This translates into employees that are trained to be very knowledgeable and who believe in customer service. From the smallest of residential jobs to the largest industrial jobs, we have the knowledge and experience to make it a success.

Gifford Electric Inc operates its own heavy equipment, which includes hole drilling machines, trenching machines, backhoes, pole setting and bucket trucks. In addition we have a comprehensive line of support equipment such as large benders, pullers, high voltage equipment, test equipment, and AutoCAD with plotter. Also, we stock wood poles up to 60 foot long. Some of the major areas of work have been:

• Outdoor Early Warning Systems
• Utility Construction – Overhead and Underground including high voltage
• City Parks and Athletic Fields
• Heavy Industrial Electrical Systems
• Airport Runway and Navigational Control work for TxDOT and FAA
• Complete Maintenance and Repair Services on all types of electrical systems
• 24 hour Emergency Service for Commercial and High Voltage work
• Food processing equipment hookup including PLC’s

Additionally, based on all that experience, you know we can help on all your residential needs, from rewiring an outlet, to replacing an electrical panel. We understand and are there for all your needs, including the customer service you expect and desire.


David Babcock  – President

David has worked for Gifford Electric since 1997. He began as an apprentice and worked his way up to President/Owner. He now has 7 trucks running with 10 employees running industrial, commercial and residential services; and growing. When not running the company he is home with his family; wife, 3 daughters, 2 son-in-law’s, and 2 granddaughters. He is kept very busy both at work and home; and loving every moment of it.

Ricki Babcock

Ricki has been an English teacher for the past 16 years and has just retired to become part of the Gifford Electric Team. She brings lots of original ideas, organization, and attention to details to the company. She works alongside her husband, David, and keeps him going and on schedule. This is a new adventure that she is loving and getting to know.

Barbara Barto – Office Manager

Barbara started with Gifford Electric in September 2007 and serves as the Office Manager. She performs various tasks including: Accounting – AP/AR, Payroll, bank statements, creates work tickets, invoicing and human resources. In her spare time, Barbara loves to travel, do photography and go to motorsport races in the US and in Europe.

Christian Moran – Residential CCR

Christian is our Residential CCR. She books all residential calls, follows up with the customers, and runs the websites.