Thompson Electronics Company

We Partner With Contractors

We are a direct supplier and partner to contractors throughout Illinois.

Why Partner With Us?

You can expect a cohesive collaboration when working with Thompson Electronics as an Electrical or General Contractor. We will identify ways to use our resources to improve project success as a team.


We work closely with contractors as key partners in the projects we take on. We want your firm to be successful to make the project seamless and timely.


We work with contractors throughout Illinois. Our headquarters are based in Peoria, IL and we have a northern office located in Naperville, to better serve the Chicagoland area.


Our team of experts have an extensive knowledge base of system requirements. Thompson Electronics has been a systems integrator for 43 years.

Edwards Fire Alarm Product Features

Backwards Compatible

Every intelligent control platform from Edwards is optimized for quick and easy forward migration, minimizing installation time, and maximizing your investment in a system update.

Smart System

Edwards alarms can easily distinguish between false alarms and real fire, such as smoke from burning food.

Reduced Cost

Edwards EST4 fire alarm systems use 75% less cabling, thus reducing the cost of materials and labor.

Simple & Secure

Edwards EST4 fire alarm system makes life safety communications simple to service, secure from cyber threats, and easy to implement in a wide variety of facilities.

Meet Our Life Safety Team

At Thompson Electronics, we have experts with incredible tenures and experience. Our team always visits customers on-site to survey the project so it’s done right the very first time. Our fire and life safety system specialists will make the process seamless, from estimate to completion.


Our designs are guaranteed to be accurate based on the original design intent. There’s no worry about change orders, false bids, or inaccurate quotes. We have a full-time staff of CAD system design engineers who will make sure each job is complete to project specifications.

24 hours / 7 days a week

Live Service Calls

Trust our experienced, professionally trained service technicians for all your system needs. We offer emergency fire alarm repair and after hour services, 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.

In-house Service Team

You will always speak with a Thompson Electronics Company employee for service calls.

Union Technicians

All our technicians are fully insured, bonded, and trained in their specific area of expertise.

We’re proud to be an Edwards Elite Strategic Partner

Thompson Electronics Company is one of only two Illinois integrators with Edwards Elite Strategic Partner status for fire alarm systems.

To become an Edwards Elite Strategic Partner, Edwards has strict internal program requirements for integrators to follow and achieve. Status is evaluated every 2 years to maintain the highest quality service and care for Edwards customers.

Brian Nelson

Fire Alarm Specialist

Office: 309-633-1532

To learn more or set up a meeting

Email Brian Nelson below

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