115 Years of Experience

Chicago’s First Registered Electrical Contractor

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The Future of Electric is EV Charging.

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Our Services

Our experience allows us to undertake any project regardless of size or complexity.

Our Services

Our Projects

Our team has expertise delivering solutions in a variety of different industries:


Creating beautiful & functional spaces for communal gatherings.


Building your university's legacy with the students in mind.


Providing the highest quality for your facility to server other.


Creating a cozy environment for your visitors.


Over 100 years experience in industrial.


Maximize your spaces opportunity.



Established in 1907 and proud to be Chicago's first registered electrical contractor.

Our History

S.M. Kahn Electric formed and became Chicago’s first registered electrical contractor. S.M. Kahn Electric specialized in providing power to Chicago’s manufacturing industry.

Latest News

November 7, 2022

Grand Kahn AMA Video

A few months ago, we sat down with Terry Jones, Director of Field Operations, and Spencer Kamke, Electric Vehicle Charging & Special Project Team to talk about the electrical construction industry. Our discussion hit on technology, innovative products, and the two shared some personal stories from their experiences over the years.

September 1, 2022

Grand Kahn AMA

July 26, 2022

EV Charging Is The Future

July 26, 2022

Grand Kahn Hole Sponsor at AFCOM Golf Outing

July 26, 2022

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