Reads Electric Co Pty Ltd has an enviable record of over 60 years of service. In that time we have grown to be the premier electrical repair and service provider in Western Australia.

Reads Electric was established in 1959 by Brian and Coral Read and has developed a strong reputation for efficiency and excellent after sales service.

We offer a level of service that can only be provided from being in the market for a long period of time and developing a unique understanding of our customers needs. Those needs are a fast, reliable service, which minimizes expensive downtime and costs.

Our large repair facility situated near the Port of Fremantle services mining, shipping, manufacturing and general industrial customers Australia wide and internationally. We also service all Western Australian ports in addition to the resources sector throughout the State.

Why Choose Us?

Reads Electric offer high quality repairs and rewinds up to 3000kw/30 Ton/11Kv, our fully equipped workshop is certified to both ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems a designation awarded to those companies whose excellence and commitment to quality meets stringent industry standards and AS/NZS 3800:2012 repair & overhaul of Hazardous Area Equipment.

With over 60 years in business and 30 fully trained workshop technicians we are able to repair your equipment back to manufacturer’s specification with the minimal of downtime and the confidence that you are dealing with an industry leader in quality assured repairs.

Along with a 24 hour manned telephone answering service we are always on hand to offer round the clock assistance 365 days a year.


  • Traction Motor Services AC/DC
  • Load Testing
  • Full Voltage No Load Testing to 11Kv
  • Rewinds To 3000Kw
  • In House Balancing
  • In House Machining
  • VPI Epoxy Impregnation System
  • New Motor Sales
  • Field Services
  • Hazardous Area Repairs