UTILCO is a manufacturer of aluminum and copper connectors. As the utility division of ILSCO Corporation, we service underground and overhead applications on the secondary distribution side. Connectors include:

  • Street lighting
  • Insulated or bare
  • Unique hot stick installed PowerGrip® wedge-style connectors
  • Pedestal and handhole
  • Transformer

In-house engineering and ANSI Certified testing capabilities, as well as state-of-the-art 3D printing capabilities, afford us the ability to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations.

UTILCO services the utility industry through representatives and distribution. We are participating members in leading industry organizations: IEEE, ANSI, ECNE, WUC, UPMG, USMA, NAAUD, EUDA, ICUEE, and NWPPA.


Delivers electricity to its members. Profits are either reinvested or paid as dividends to member’s invested in the cooperatives.


Provides electricity to district residents. Local residents may vote to establish a municipal utility district, represented by a Board of Directors elected by constituents.

Investor-Owned Utility (IOU)

A business organization, providing a product or service regarded as a utility (often termed a public utility regardless of ownership), and managed as private enterprise rather than a function of government or a utility cooperative