Who We Are

Recognized as a leading developer of custom control systems, Birket Engineering has provided electrical hardware and software solutions to the themed entertainment and related industry since 1984. We provide design, technology, and project development solutions to the world’s finest attractions. Over 35 years of design experience has also led to unique solutions for process control, transportation control, rigging control, and information management systems.

Our headquarters are located minutes away from the largest theme parks in Central Florida, in addition to offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai.

  • Licensed: Professional Engineering Services (FL EB006066)
  • Licensed: Electrical Specialty Contractor (FL ES1200256)
  • Division: Birket Specialty Lighting provides custom lighting products and services for iconic architecture and themed applications
  • Developer: Ride control system for world’s first and second linear induction motor (LIM) – launched roller coaster
  • Assembly shop: ETL Testing Laboratories listed for UL-508 compliance for panel assembly; able to provide labeling required for most jurisdictions
  • Serves: National Fire Protection Agency’s Technical Committee on Special Effects
  • Patent: US # 5,015,933; seat-base motion controller
  • Patent: US # 7,493,859; System and method for zero latency distributed processing of timed pyrotechnic events
  • Named Walt Disney Parks & Resorts 2016 Show Supplier of the year
  • Named on the credits list of numerous THEA-Awarded Attractions
  • Affiliate company: ITMation, Hong Kong, providing control system design and assembly services.


Maintaining a world-class staff and nurturing talent that allows us to stay on the cutting edge of innovation is our priority. Our leadership team recognizes that our teammates are our most valuable asset and are passionate about what they instill.

Our Values

Our primary responsibility as an engineering firm is to ensure public safety. Second, it’s our responsibility to look after those who look after us: our team members, clients, vendors, and community. We strive to fulfill our responsibilities with honesty and integrity, treating others the way we want to be treated.


Looking for an exciting opportunity to work in the themed entertainment industry with a recognized company? Check out the current jop openings at Birket Engineering! If you don’t see a position that’s relevant to your skills, feel free to forward your resume with a cover letter to [email protected].