WHO WE ARE
TC Electric, LLC is New York City’s premier electrical contractor in the infrastructure construction market. We specialize in successfully delivering complex electrical systems for public and private organizations, with deep roots in transit systems and a proven history of success across all electrical disciplines.
We are a specialty electrical infrastructure contractor with the flexibility to excel as a prime contractor, subcontractor or joint venture partner, working with various project procurement formats, including design-build, design-bid-build, unit price and construction management. As one of the most experienced and well-respected contractors in the industry, we are adept at developing innovative solutions to logistical challenges, delivering our projects on time and within budget, while driving project excellence and exceeding our clients’ expectations.
Founded in 2005, our success is rooted in our engineering expertise, professionalism, dedication and commitment to operational excellence. Tapping into the visionary leadership of our founders, TC Electric has grown into a market leader with an impressive record of successfully completing large and complex electrical systems projects. We are committed to providing our valued customers with the highest standards of construction, including excellence in quality, safety, scheduling and cost-effective installations.
OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM
Charles J. Magrath, PE
Charlie co-founded TC Electric in 2005. In less than a decade, he transformed the company into a major competitor in the New York electrical industry. Under Charlie’s leadership, TC Electric has successfully completed nearly $1 Billion in projects ranging in size from $5 million to more than $100 million. Prior to founding TC Electric, Charlie, who has more than 30 years of experience, held positions with Parsons Transportation Group as a senior design engineer and with MTA New York City Transit as a manager of the signal technical support group. In these positions, he managed the design and construction efforts on many signal system projects. Charlie’s 19 years at NYCT included progressively increasing responsibilities, culminating in the position of deputy director of the signal operations engineering group. In this position, he led the signal engineering effort in support of the operating railroad. Charlie understands the challenges entailed in delivering complex projects, meeting customer expectations, building a great organization and driving operational excellence. Charlie earned a B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering at New York Institute of Technology.
Robert has over 35 years of experience as a senior operations and finance manager in the electrical industry, including three decades of client work for New York City Transit. He joined TC Electric in its infancy in 2009 and has been instrumental in overseeing the organization’s phenomenal growth, operational structure and financial stability. Prior to TC Electric, Robert played an integral role in managing L. K. Comstock & Co, RailWorks Corporation’s largest operating subsidiary. He served in numerous management positions, including Operations Controller, Vice President of Finance and Senior Vice President, Operations. Robert was an integral member of the executive management team overseeing all metro New York construction projects. Robert holds a B.S. in Mathematics from Lehman College and a Master of Business Administration from Manhattan College.
Chief Operating Officer & Managing Director
Chris Dawson has 20 years of business experience, including construction project management and complex high-technology implementations. Chris brings a unique blend of entrepreneurial, operational and leadership skills to TC Electric’s executive team. His career at the company includes over five years of experience on MTA-NYCT projects. Prior to joining TC Electric, Chris held management positions with data storage companies. He was with StorageNetworks when it launched its IPO; was one of the first five employees of AppIQ, acquired by HP; and the first technical field employee of Desktone, acquired by VMware. Chris’ vision is to work with the executive team in deploying best practices, maximizing the use of technology and driving innovation by exploring concepts outside the construction industry. He strives to continuously improve operational efficiencies. Chris holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Boston University and a Master of Business Administration from University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Sohan is a self-motivated engineer whose career path has mirrored TC Electric’s growth. With a decade of experience at TC Electric, Sohan is a key contributor to the company’s continuing growth. He has been successful at finding cost-effective solutions to complex construction challenges and has delivered $1 Billion in winning bids under tight timelines. He has been mentored from the start by President Charlie Magrath, and through steadfast dedication has acquired the skills and experience to lead the estimating team. Sohan has a track record of identifying labor, material and time requirements by studying proposals, specifications, construction plans and associated documents. He is an attentive, resourceful and organized team player who continues to excel in TC Electric’s fast-paced environment. Sohan holds a B.S. and a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Manhattan College. He also holds a NYC Master Electrician License.
Vice President, Construction
Warren is a Brooklyn native who leads our field operations by leveraging his deep knowledge of the transit industry, extensive technical know-how and management experience. He joined TC Electric after completing an exemplary, award-winning, 30-year career with MTA New York City Transit, where he held the position of Assistant Chief Signals Officer. He began his second career with TC Electric as a Signalman, a position that requires subject matter expertise to execute NYCT Signal work. He has evolved into the operations leader of the company’s signal engineering team and its signalmen. Warren earned his bachelor’s degree while working overnight shifts at NYCT. He also built and operated two successful small businesses. As VP of Operations, Warren works with the leadership team to support the professional growth of TC Electric employees as the company strives to be the best electrical contractor in the market.
You get to see what you are building here. Working for TC Electric allows you to see the subways in a different way. The company is family-oriented and allows plenty of room for growth for its personnel.
TC Electric is a member of the Iovino Enterprises' (IE) family of companies. IE is the parent organization to a family of companies that perform construction services for both public and commercial clients. We leverage the power of IOVATION to accelerate our company’s success by utilizing the management services provided by Iovino Enterprise Partners (IEP). Our partnership with IEP provides vital support services in the key areas of finance, technology, human resources and legal services, as well as management best practices. This support enables TC Electric to focus on providing the best service to our clients, strengthening our relationships with our business partners and offering the most advantageous career development opportunities for our employees.
Please visit IE website for additional details about their services at www.iovinoent.com.