Welcome to Smith Cable Systems

Smith Cable Systems has been Alaska's trusted utility construction contractor since 1985. We are known throughout the state for our extensive work in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Prudhoe Bay, Nome, Barrow, Kenai, and Southeast Ak. But you may also be interested to know we provide a wide range of heavy construction services for many industries.

Consider SCS any time you need demanding construction with all the right tools, trucks, and skilled workforce. We have the know-how and experience to get very large projects completed correctly and on time.

With offices in Anchorage and Fairbanks, we can get the job done at your location. We provide expert underground construction including directional drilling, trenching, and excavating. This is the experienced team and specialized equipment needed for natural gas pipelines and other utilities.

We also excel in aerial construction, installing telephone poles, hanging strand and cable, installing electronics, power supplies, and activating communication systems. We have all the tools, trucks, and skills to complete large jobs and meet tight deadlines.

Many of our employees have been with us for years, making them some of the most knowledgeable and capable trades people in the state.

Contact us now for your no-obligation discussion of what SCS can do for your firm. We are happy to provide a detailed estimate that meets your requirements.

Underground Construction

SCS specializes in horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD), trenching, and excavating. We have the ability and professional know how to get your job done right. Using advanced radio detection and tracking systems we can navigate our drills underground, under roads and around utilities without disturbing the topsoil. We own and operate a vast number of heavy equipment to get the job done right the first time around.

Aerial Construction

SCS has installed literally hundreds of miles of aerial construction plant. Our technicians have the knowledge and skill set to hang aerial plant according to NESC and local standards. We specialize in all aspects from utility pole, strand, and cable. Beyond construction we activate, balance, sweep plant to be sure the job is done right.


SCS has a number of employees, many of which have served with us 10 or more years. Our technicians install, operate, and troubleshoot some of the most technical aspects of the communications plant. Besides being the best at what they do they excel at professionalism, courtesy, and practical know how to get work completed in a timely manner.

Fiber Optics

SCS installs single-mode and multi-mode fiber communications. Beyond installing fiber we also carry all the equipment to fusion splice and OTDR test the system to be sure it 100% functional and meets the stringent standards of the fastest communication method in use today.

Want to know more about Smith Cable Systems?

Call as 907-277-8180 or email us smithcableoffice@gmail.com