O'Connell is ahead of the learning curve when it comes to electrical construction applications in the educational market.  We have decades of experience in this sector with hundreds of large-scale projects to our credit.  Our work ranges from multi-million dollar university construction projects to service/maintenance contracts for public school districts.

The level of technology being introduced to today's college, university and K-12 classrooms seems to be growing exponentially.  O'Connell's workforce is proficient at building the necessary infrastructures for computer based learning and advanced communications systems as well as incorporating sophisticated equipment and state of the art labs.  To help improve facility efficiencies and better manage operation costs, we are incorporating new, high technology mechanical, communications, and building control systems as well as substation modifications and expansions for new construction.  O'Connell has LEED accredited personnel on staff and can integrate solar PV systems into any venue.

O'Connell has the technical knowledge, skills, training, and project management expertise to safely provide customized new technology solutions to meet the requirements for today's education institutions as well as tomorrow's.  We stand on our merits to deliver projects on schedule without interruption to your schedules and services.

Sectors of the education market that O'Connell services include public and private primary/secondary schools, higher education institutions, libraries, and museums.

Refer to the adjacent Featured Market Projects tab to review several projects completed by O’Connell for this industry.

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K-12 Schools Projects

  • Baldwinsville CSD
  • Baldwinsville CSD
  • Beekmantown Central School District—NY (CM)
  • Brockport CSD
  • Buffalo City Schools
  • Byron Bergen CSD
  • Canandaigua CSD
  • Cato-Meridian high School
  • Chittenango High School
  • DeRuyter School District
  • Dryden CSD
  • Dundee CSD
  • Elmira Central School District—NY (CM)
  • Erie county BOCES
  • Gates-Chili Central School District—NY (CM)
  • Lansing CSD
  • Leroy CSD
  • Liverpool Central Schools—NY
  • Lowville CSD
  • Munn Elementary School
  • Old Forge CSD
  • Pavillion CSD
  • Pittsford Middle School—NY (CM)
  • Plattsburgh Central School District—NY (CM)
  • Port Byron CSD
  • Red Creek CSD
  • Red Creek CSD
  • Rochester City School District—NY (CM)
  • Rome CSD
  • Sacred Heart accademy
  • Sandy Creek Schools
  • South Seneca CSD
  • Syracuse City Schools—NY (CM)
  • W. Genesee CSD
  • Watkins Glenn Central School District—NY (CM)
  • Wayland/Cohocton Central School District—NY (CM)
  • West Seneca CSD


Libraries Projects

  • Colgate University Case Library
  • East Aurora Library
  • Fayetteville Library
  • Orchard park library


Museums Projects

  • Rochester Museum and Science Center
  • Strong Museum

Specialty Projects

  • Alfred School of Ceramics
  • NYS School for the Deaf


Universities Projects

  • Alfred State College SUNY College of Technology
  • Alfred University
  • Binghamton University - SUNY
  • Bryant & Stratton College
  • Buffalo State College, State University of New York
  • Canisius College
  • Cayuga County Community College
  • Cazenovia College
  • Clarkson University
  • Clinton Community College
  • Colgate University
    —Case Library
    —Student Housing
  • Cornell University
  • Crouse Hospital School of Nursing
  • Daemen College
  • D'Younville College
  • Eastman School of Music A Div of Univ of Rochester
  • Erie Community College - City Campus
  • Erie Community College - North Campus
  • Erie Community College - South Campus
  • Finger Lakes Community College
  • Genesee Community College
  • Hamilton College
  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges
  • Houghton College
  • Ithaca College
  • Jamestown Community College
  • Jefferson Community College
  • Keuka College
  • LeMoyne College
  • Mohawk Valley Community College
  • Monroe Community College
  • Morrisville State College
  • Nazareth College of Rochester
  • Niagara university
  • Onondaga Community College
  • Paul Smith's College
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
    —CAST Building
    —Global Village
  • St. Bonaventure University
  • St. John Fisher College
  • St. Lawrence University
  • State University of New York College at Plattsburgh
  • SUNY at Fredonia
  • SUNY at Genesee
  • SUNY Canton - College of Technology
  • SUNY College at Brockport
  • SUNY College at Oneonta
  • SUNY College at Oswego
  • SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill
  • SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF)
  • SUNY Cortland
  • SUNY Morrisville
  • SUNY New Paltz
  • SUNY Potsdam
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • Syracuse University
    —Life Sciences Building
    —School of Architecture
    —School of Excellence
    —School of Management
    —Carmello Anthony Center
    —Green Data Center
    --Booth Hall
    --Lawrinson Hall
    --Maxwell School
    --Chilled Water Plant
    —North Campus High Voltage Upgrades
    --Shaw Hall
  • Tompkins-Cortland Community College
  • United States Military Academy West Point
  • University at Albany (SUNY)
  • University at Buffalo, State University of New York
  • University of Rochester


Other Projects

  • Center for Forensic Sciences