Corporate Overview

Founded in 1991 by Prakash Kapadia (PK), Kanta Electric is a 100% certified minority-owned business providing superior electrical solutions to the New York area. For over 20 years, Kanta Electric has performed superior work for New York. From The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to New York City Economic Development Corporation to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Kanta has completed several high-profile public and private works projects to build the firm's reputation as a leader in the electrical contracting field. In all of its work, Kanta Electric provides a level of quality and care that has become a hallmark of its work.

Kanta's diverse portfolio highlights successful projects across multiple market sectors, including:

  • Sinature Projects
  • Institutional
  • Cultural & Educational
  • Alternative Energy
  • Health Care
  • Transportation
  • Interiors
  • Commercial
  • Aviation

Kanta offers expertise in electric related systems, power distribution systems, HVAC control wiring, installation of fire alarm, public addressing, CCTV, sound and data, communications systems, solar, wind and alternative energy systems and more.

Kanta focuses on quality workmanship, forward thinking, on-time project completion and safety standards to help them pave the way toward success. Kanta built the very first wind and solar farm in New York City at the renowned Brooklyn Navy Yard. "We are happy to be at the forefront of the push towards sustainable and environmentally conscious construction methods, and we value any opportunities that allow us to expand our expertise in sustainable development", says PK.