About GBI's Austin Branch – Great Basin Industrial

Company History

GBI Austin was founded in 2015 by seasoned industry veteran Travis O'Neal. Travis has more than 25 years of electrical experience and knowledge in the Austin area, and with that brought together a management team of individuals who have thrived in the electrical industry. Working as a team from the start with multiple industry relationships in-hand, GBI Austin hit the ground running and completed more than 100 projects during our first year of business. Since 2015, GBI Austin has continued to grow and strives for excellence in the Austin electrical industry, performing all types of commercial and industrial electrical projects. GBI Austin is a relationship-based contractor whose work and professionalism keep customers coming back time and time again. GBI Austin also actively works to pursue relationships with new customers, an initiative that contributes to our growth and success year after year. With a highly experienced management team, top notch group of field employees, and passion for doing right by the customer, GBI Austin is and will continue to be a leader in Austin's ever-growing electrical industry.


Company Mission & Values

GBI strives to be our customer's preferred provider for all commercial and industrial electrical projects in the Austin area. Our experienced employees continue to consistently deliver high-quality installations on schedule and at competitive prices.

Six core values power our sucess.

“GBI’s Safety and Quality are EPIC.” 


We promote a  
Zero harm  
culture and  
for any hazard. 


We champion
improvement and


We adjust
positively to
changing work
priorities, share
know-how and
learn from


Our GB Nation
thrives by
building people,
valuing diversity
and respecting


We do what is
right and
embrace extreme


We find a way to
win and ride for
the brand.

Management Team & Employees

The key to any successful project is selecting the right team who can leverage their expertise to safely deliver a project on schedule, under budget, and with quality craftsmanship. In addition to the experienced management team, GBI employs some of the best electricians the state of Texas has to offer. At GBI, we don't just build projects for our customers, we believe in building up our people with the proper training and resources to create a great career.

  • GBI Senior Managers average 20+ years of experience (click here for bios)
  • GBI Field Foremen and Superintendents average 10+ years of experience
  • GBI Field Employees average 5+ years of experience