BUE | BAC Universal Electric Ltd.

Established in 1965 as simply Universal Electric, BUE is the longest serving electrical contracting company in Bermuda.

Our expertise is in dealing with electrical power. Covering all areas of high, medium and low voltage for Industrial, Commercial & Residential buildings.

Our priority is to protect life and safety for everyone. BUE follows the strictest guidelines set forward by the NEC (Nation Electrical Code).

Our vision statement continues to be:

-Committed to be the best at what we do.

Electrical Construction

Unparalleled experience and expertise in the commercial, industrial, institutional and residential markets means BAC Universal Electric is often part of the development team right from the conceptual stages of a project. By working closely with the development, architectural and mechanical engineering teams, we can help plan and manage the schedule and cost of any sized development.

BAC Universal Electric’s main strength lies in our experience abiding by the NEC standard (National Electrical Code) and with over 50 years of experience in Bermuda, we can best anticipate the climate challenges the island presents.

Green initiative has become constant demand from our customer as-more electrical systems are moving toward smart automation and central point integration. BAC Universal Electric has formed partnerships with the many worlds industry leaders so we may provide many of these cost savings state of the art products and services.

If you have an electrical emergency, we offer an on-call 24-hour emergency service.

Call 292-5372

At BAC Universal Electric, we pride ourselves on delivering projects on time and on budget, with quality materials and superior workmanship.

Some of the areas that our electrical expertise covers are:

  • Trouble-shooting, Scheduled Maintenance and Repairs
  • Line and low voltage cabling
  • Automation
  • HVAC controls
  • Electric motor & controls
  • TVSS surge protection and installations
  • Lightning protection design & installation
  • Energy conservation services through lighting system analysis
  • Professional engineering services for the testing, verification and certification of all electrical systems, including 3rd party installations.
  • LED Survey & Retrofitting

All systems can be entered into maintenance agreement plans as well as service level agreements.

What We Offer?


  • Design/Build and Engineering Services
  • Budgeting and Value Engineering
  • System Testing, Verification and Certification



  • Generator Installations, Problem Solving & Maintenance
  • Automatic Transfer Switch & Mannual Transfer Switch Installations & Maintenance
  • UPS Installations & Maintenance
  • Energy Saving Light Retrofitting & Lighting Control Systems

Automated Systems

BAC Universal Electric’s Automated Systems will make sure you are pushing all the right buttons.

The automated systems of BAC Universal Electric will bring fingertip control to your home or business. Whether it is one room in a home, one floor in an office, or control of an entire plant the automated systems of BUE will streamline your electrical and communication demands. Through professional engineering and installation lights, security, intercom, and audio/visual applications can be carefully integrated into a processor driven central control system and managed with the touch of a button. Universal Electric has formed partnerships with the world’s leading automation companies and has ensured that their local technicians are factory trained and qualified.

UPS and Generator Sales and Service

BAC Universal Electric has a minimum of three Caterpillar Generator and ASCO Transfer Switch-trained personnel on staff, providing the critical backup required for complex emergency generator systems. The company is the only authorized contractor for these systems in Bermuda.

TEGG Service (NYSE: ABM) works with facilities worldwide to prevent unplanned downtime and protect employees from dangerous electrical hazards.  TEGG’s electrical preventive maintenance programs are implemented by a global network of over 100 independently-owned electrical contractors.  BAC Universal Electric Limited is the only authorized & licence TEGG Service Provider in Bermuda. Preventive maintenance extends the life of electrical equipment, alerting early failure detection, electrical hazards and unwanted business interruptions in electrical services.

We can provide unique solutions that include:

  • Lifetime Guaranteed Service*
  • Proactive & Preventative Services (Advance Preventive Maintenance)
  • De-energied Cleaning, Inspecting  as per the manufacture’s recommendation
  • Energized & De-energized Services
  • Ultrasonic & Infrared Thermography
  • Power Quality, Voltage & Current Diagnostics
  • Code Conformity & Safety Standards – by licensed electricians
  • Compliance in Cataloging the Health of Electrical Distribution System

These valued solutions provide the benefits of:

  • Reduce Business Interruption Costs
  • Advance notice to Building Owners/ Management (Plan, Budget & Schedule)
  • Prolong Equipment Life, Lowering Capex
  • Improve Power Quality, Improving Utility Costs Opex
  • Comply with Building Insurance Requirements
  • Minimize Workplace Life & Safety Risks
  • Reduce Arc Flash Exposure

For more information contact the BUE TEGG Representative.
Vito Giove
Direct: +1 441 325 8354
Email: mb.la1518044350srevi1518044350nu@ev1518044350oigv1518044350
Information courtesy of www.tegg.com

*Avoid business interruption with TEGG’s Lifetime Guaranteed Service!  For more in information see TEGG’s T&C .

Property Insurance Requirements & External Governance:

  • Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Inspection & Code Abiding According to National Fire & Prevention Associations (NFPA)
  • (NETA) National Electrical Testing Association Standards and Practices

Professional Services:

  • FREE Preliminary Electrical Survey
  • Professional Engineering Services
  • Signing & Stamping of Engineered Drawings
  • Designing/Drawing of Schematic(s) & Single line drawings
  • ARC Flash & Short Circuit Coordination Study
  • Surge Protection -Lighting Protection -Utility Switch -Internal Fault
  • Identifing Power Quality Monitoring & Reporting

Through TEGG, BAC Universal Ltd. can provide educational programs to help protect your employees from dangerous hazards, extend the life of your Electrical  Distribution System, avoid unexpected electrical failures in the workplace and so much more.

For property and possessions worth protecting, BAC Universal Electric installs the world’s fines fire alarm and safety systems.

Working with industry leaders such as Notifier, FCI and SimplexGrinnell, BAC Universal Electric guarantees state of the art technology that can be customized and tailored to meet the high expectations of Bermuda’s commercial, industrial, institutional and residential markets. These modern systems are processor driven, run through a central control panel and can be easily integrated into other primary electrical systems. BUE’s fire alarm, security alarm, access control and emergency lighting systems can be configured to monitor and protect any sized facility and, most importantly, make sure your most valuable assets are afforded the highest protection.

BAC Universal along with BAC Group cohesive partnership offers the following life and safety equipment & services:

  • Fire Alarm Installations
  • Systems Access Control
  • Fire Suppression Systems
  • Sprinkler Systems
  • Fire Pump Maintenance
  • Emergency Lighting & Exit Signs
  • Notifier Authorized Vendor
  • Service and Maintenance

Our Showroom is well known to the electrical trade and has recently expanded to include even more quality items that would enhance any home or business for indoor and outdoor purposes.

Rental Services

  • Single Man & Scissor Lift Rental (we are an Authorized ASCO representative)
  • Generator Rentals

We specialize in providing electrical design and engineering services, budgeting and value engineering, UPS and Generator sales, service and rentals, tool repairs, lift rentals, preventative maintenance and emergency repair, electrical systems automation and integration as well as power quality testing, system testing, verification and certification. In addition, we offer complete lighting solutions and fire, life safety and security alarm systems for any building application.

With Universal Electric you’ll discover knowledgeable, helpful staff that will assist with a wide range of fixtures and innovative design ideas for every room in your home.

Our Team

Ian Milne

General Manager
Direct: 492.8306
Cell: 325.8361
E-mail: mb.la1518044350srevi1518044350nu@en1518044350limi1518044350

Vito Giove

Business Development Manager
Cell: 325.8354
E-mail: mb.la1518044350srevi1518044350nu@ev1518044350oigv1518044350

Edward Cabral

Retail Store Manager
Direct: 492.8312
Cell: 325.8312
E-mail: mb.la1518044350srevi1518044350nu@la1518044350rbace1518044350

Partners, Associations, Affiliates and Awards

Authorised Partners



Security Intrusion




TEGG Preventive Maintenance Services Diamond Award – 2017
TEGG De-Energized Services Diamond Award – 2017
TEGG Preventive Maintenance Services Diamond Award – 2016

TEGG Services Maintenance Base Achievement Award – 2014
TEGG Services Presidents Club Gold – 2014
TEGG Services Award – 2012 & 2013
TEGG Service – Master Level – 2010 & 2011
TEGG Service Award 2009
TEGG Services Delta Team Level (Outstanding TEGG Electrical Services) – 2008
TEGG Service Provider Diamond Level Award – 2007
ASCO Bronze Level – 2016
Notifier Award of Excellence 2014
NECA 25 Years Membership Award – 2013
Lenel Value Added Reseller 2009
Lenel Top International Award -2003
Construction Excellence Award 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
CEDIA 2011 & 2012

Bermudian Gold Award – Electrical Service 2008
GPP – Global Power Product -2008
LiteTouch Top International Achievement Award – 2004

BUE – BAC Universal Electric

4 Midsea Lane, Serpentine Road
Pembroke, Bermuda
HM 07
Office +1 (441) 292.5372
Fax: +1 (441) 292.3794
email: mb.la1518044350srevi1518044350nu@of1518044350ni1518044350


MONDAY 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
TUESDAY 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
WEDNESDAY 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
THURSDAY 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
FRIDAY 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
SATURDAY 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
 After-Hours Emergency Calls
292-5372 Option 2