About GCI

Established in 2012, Global Controls Incorporated (GCI) is a privately owned industrial/commercial electrical and automation company based out of Airdrie, AB. We offer domestic & international services for the Oil/Gas, water treatment, drilling/exploration & renewable energy industries. Our experienced management team works collaboratively with clients to ensure their needs are at the forefront while keeping projects on target and within budget.

Projects on time and within budget


GCI strives to be a leading industrial electrical & automation company with a reputation for innovation, quality, integrity, and safe practice.  Our adherence to these values allows us to surround ourselves with employees who share our vision and have strong personal commitments in the services they provide to both our company and our clients. Our services include: 

  • Construction & Fabrication 
  • Facility & Plant Maintenance 
  • On-site Consulting 
  • Programming & Automation 
  • Site Inspections 
  • Thermal Imaging 
  • Field Data Collection 
  • Design Support & Consulting
  • Renewable Energy Solutions
  • Turn-key Solutions
  • Panel Fabrication

Reputation for innovation, quality, integrity and safe practice

Quality Control

Our dedicated, solution focused team is committed to providing a consistent high quality product to every client we work with. As a reflection of our commitment to quality products & workmanship, our team provides an extensively detailed Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QAQC) for all projects. This ensures proper functionality of components, installation meets code requirements and conforms to our customer specifications. 

Quality products and workmanship

Health & Safety

Safety is a core value at GCI. Our commitment to providing a respectful and safe work environment for our employees is second to none. We believe that our employees are the face of our company and invest in their professional growth with ongoing industry training and safety certifications.  We ensure every member on our team has all the necessary courses and training required to perform their duties safely and in adherence with our client’s safety protocols.  

We are COR certified and members of ISNetWorld, Comply Works and Avetta. GCI is continuously improving our internal safety policies to ensure our team is on the leading edge of industry standards as well as Occupation Health & Safety compliant.

Safety is a core value at GCI

Safety Announcements

November 2019 – Global is celebrating 589 Days (and counting) without any lost time incidents!

September 2019 – Congratulations to our Warehouse Manager, Kevin, on winning our safety award for Quarter 3! Thank you for all your hard work, and keeping safety a core value around the office and shop!

June 2019 – Congratulations to one of our Apprentices, Rob on winning our safety award for Quarter 2! Thank you for your work and spreading safety awareness!

June 2019 – GCI would like to thank their staff for all their hard work and participation on our 2019 COR re-certification Audit!

March 2019 – Congratulations to one of our Apprentices, John, on winning our safety award for quarter 1! Thank you for keeping GCI’s safety values at the forefront of all of your projects. Keep up the good work!


From recycling our office and construction waste to utilizing hazardous material containment & disposal on all projects, we at GCI are committed to protecting the environment and promoting a sustainable future. We work with our clients to provide reliable, quality and cost effective renewable energy solutions for project upgrades and new installations. 

Promoting a sustainable future

Leading electrical & automation company


Aug, 2018 

Awarded 5x Turn-key 480V MCC & Control buildings 
Calgary, AB Canada 


Nov, 2018 

Awarded electrical installation and commissioning of 4160V Generation power plant 
Norman Wells – Northwest Territories, Canada 


Dec, 2018 

Global Controls Inc. celebrates 7 years in business. A special thanks to our clients and dedicated team!

Careers & Sponsorship

Current postings

To inquire about positions available within our team, please submit your resume to contact@globalcontrolsinc.ca


We are proud to be part of a growing business community. GCI is a member of the Airdrie Chamber of Commerce to promote growth within our community & City. Our sponsorships include local & Calgary sports teams along with annual fundraising programs and Foundation donations.


Employees who share our vision

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Business Hours

  • Mon - Fri : 8:00am - 4:30pm
  • Weekends : Closed
  • Holidays : Closed