OUR REPUTATION IS BUILT ON COMMITMENT TO PROVIDING CUSTOMERS WITH HIGH QUALITY ELECTRICAL PRODUCTS THAT MEET INDUSTRY STANDARDS
AEL was founded in 1981 and has since become a leading Specialist Electrical Distributor, with particular expertise in the supply of hazardous area electrical products. We combine comprehensive processes, systems, and in-house technical expertise with reliability, integrity and value for money.
Our reputation is built on commitment to providing customers with high quality electrical products that meet industry standards, such as IECEx/IEC/ATEX. With a wide global network that spans over three continents and covers strategic markets in the UK, USA, Mexico, and the Caspian & Middle Eastern region, we are able to ensure our services and products are delivered “On time, Every time.”
OUR VISION AND VALUES
AEL Electrical – Global Specialists in the Supply of IEC, IECEx & ATEX Electrical Equipment
Incorporation of company. Services are limited to specialising in installation of security alarms and electronic repairs.
Graeme Mackie takes over as CEO and company is rebranded as an electrical supply company, specialising in the supply of European Electrical Equipment – AEL is born.
Due to continued interest in AEL service capabilities from current and prospective customers, AEL establishes its first office & warehousing space in Victoria Road, Torry, Aberdeen.
AEL relocates to Unit 3, Altens Lorry Park in Aberdeen to allow for further growth with increased stocking capabilities.
AEL invests further by acquiring further office space at Unit 4 Altens Lorry Park in Aberdeen. This additional space allows for further stock investment and increased office space.
Due to further growth locally and internationally AEL relocates Headquarters to Bridge of Don in Aberdeen. This provides double the capacity of space to allow for further growth.
Company establishes presence in Houston, looking to expand into US market, with our expertise in the supply of hazardous area electrical products.
Company initiates entrance into Azerbaijani and Middle East market.
Growing demand in the Middle East market prompts opening of office in Baku.
Continued demand and success in the US market leads to incorporation of AEL Americas Inc with base in Houston, Texas.
Company initiates entrance to market in Mexico.
Introduction of a Subsea & Renewable division, adding to AEL’s portfolio of services.
Continued growth in US prompts move to larger office and warehouse space in Houston.
Celebrating 40 Years in Business.
Continued growth and demand in Mexico prompts move to larger office space.
Specialists in Control, Automation and Hazardous Area Equipment
We are Global. We have our presence in the UK, USA, Mexico and Azerbaijan in addition to serving regional markets including Canada, UAE, Turkey among others.
At AEL we have an expansive portfolio, supplying specialist electrical products to a range of industries from Marine to Renewables and much more…
OUR QUALITY STANDARDS
Quality and Safety as our absolute priority for every one of our products and services