“Safety, Quality, & Productivity... building blocks from our past... applied now and in the future.”

C.W. Wright was founded in 1953 in Richmond, Virginia and has since been setting the bar for safety, quality and productivity in the utility service industry.

C.W. Wright is a full-service utility contractor with decades of proven success in delivering electric T&D solutions for our customers.  Our company motto is “Service with Safety” and reflects our dedication to providing quality service while maintaining a safe work environment for our employees, customers and the public. Whether it’s rebuilding an aging utility infrastructure, meeting the sophisticated needs of an industrial plant, or turning your system’s lights back on when it matters most, our linemen are among the most reliable and safest utility contractors in the nation.

C.W. Wright is a subsidiary of PrimeLine Utility Services, a leading provider of construction, maintenance, and design solutions for the electric, gas and telecommunication industries.  PrimeLine is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Vinci, SA, the largest construction company in the world. Their backing provides the financial strength and expertise to enable C.W. Wright to provide our customers with the best solutions, technology and equipment available all while keeping our prices competitive.


John Steven Phillips

Penny Baldwin
Director - Estimating

Jennifer Crews
Director - Human Resources

Chris Lively
Director - Fleet

To contact our Leadership Team please email us info@cwwright.com

Where We Serve





Corporate Headquarters

11500 Iron Bridge Rd
Chester, VA 23831

Central Division Office

13210 Kingston Ave
Chester, VA 23836

Substation Division Office

13210 Kingston Ave
Chester, VA 23836

Northern Division

Forestville, MD
8469 Burton Ln
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

Ijamsville, MD
9750 Doctor Perry Rd
Ijamsville, MD 21754

Southern Division

Currie, NC
4235 US Highway 421
Currie, NC 28435

Western Division

Tunnelton, WV
5249 S. Preston Highway
Tunnelton, WV 26444

Winchester VA
285 Independence Dr
Winchester, VA 22602