Offering a suburban feel and bustling attractions, Chandler, Arizona, is home to many entertainment spots, including museums, parks, restaurants, and commercial complexes. As a growing and bustling city, many commercial architects are around Chandler, Arizona, seeking to help grow the city.

To help you find the best architect for you, we have created this list of the best commercial contractors in Chandler, Arizona. These firms have been picked based on their design expertise, experience, and recognition.


Fleming Complete

1736 S. Nevada Way, Mesa, AZ 85204

With decades of experience in the industry and having 18 in the Phoenix market, Fleming Complete offers its clients responsive service and collaborative discussion. It has served a large selection of companies, which is a testament to its flexible expertise. It provides tenant renovations, new construction, and facility repairs in various industries, including aviation, education, industrial, office, restaurant, and retail among others.

The featured project above is Cammate, a commercial project which Fleming Complete worked on. The firm’s service included repairing and installing several pieces of equipment such as VCT, tool anchoring, exterior motion lights, sink replacement, electrical drops, machinery moves, parking lot seal-coat and re-striping, sign installation, and fence and wall repairs. The firm also dealt with the redesigning of the actual building along with additional add-ons.


Kitchell

1707 East Highland, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Kitchell is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accredited general contracting firm with over 70 years of experience in the contracting business. It began as a commercial contracting firm and has grown to include new skills and industries and complementary enterprises and knowledge to remain a competitive, privately-held firm. It is now the holding company for many firms, both part of its main business and those that operate independently.

The corporation is led by President and CEO Jim Swanson while its contracting arm is headed by Steve Whitworth. Whitworth manages Kitchell’s growing market in healthcare, retail, Native American, hospitality, education, and custom homes. He and the company’s expansive team of professionals use a variety of leading industry technologies and approaches. He is a DBIA-designated Professional and obtained Advanced Program Management certification through the Associated General Contractors of America.

One of Kitchell’s projects earned the firm The City of Chandler’s Architectural Excellence Award for its outstanding features. This beautiful structure, the Chandler Heights Marketplace, is conveniently located in an upscale Phoenix neighborhood, near the famous crossroads of Chandler Heights Road and Gilbert Road. The old-town market pays homage to the community’s western characteristics and strongly adds to its style and culture.


Sletten Companies

2501 East University, Phoenix, AZ 85034

Sletten Companies is a multi-award-winning firm dedicated to serving its clients and providing them a project which exceeds their expectations. It comprises a team of specialized personnel, each taught with the values of integrity in their work to bring successful results.

The firm specializes in various market sectors, but one of its most notable works is the Walmart Expansion and Remodel. This project took on the renovation/remodeling of a Walmart branch in the area. In addition to that, an expansion service is also included within the collaboration. The renovation brought changes to the design and additions to the space for maximum usage and more tenants.


W.E. O’Neil

480.921.8000

W.E. O’Neil Construction Company (LEED), founded in 1925 by the O’Neil family, has grown into an award-winning and nationally ranked industry leader. Its foundation is built on its employees and their dedication to quality, integrity, and responsiveness to clients. The O’Neil name has become synonymous with quality professional building services due to four generations of leadership and 90 years of experience. The company has completed numerous projects exceeding 1,000,000 square feet in size over the decades. It has successfully transitioned from labor only to heavy machinery to state-of-the-art technology—effectively adapting to the changing needs of the industry and its ever-growing list of clients. 

Featured here is the We-Ko-Pa Casino & Resort. The company primarily focused on the construction of a hotel project. A 23,000-square-foot convention center, a restaurant and lounge, a resort-style swimming pool, and a 650-stall parking structure are all part of the 250-key hotel.


Jokake Construction

5013 E. Washington Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85034

Jokake Construction is a commercial contracting firm that provides its clients with a great experience through construction, renovations, and tenant improvements. It integrates a major contractor’s experience and skills with a distinctively personal approach. As a privately held, employee-owned construction firm with over 35 years of expertise, its teams are empowered to make decisions that keep the project moving forward, maintaining client satisfaction. This approach also earned the firm several awards and recognitions over the years. Some of these include: the 2018 National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Arizona Tenant Improvement of the Year and 2018 Engineering News-Record (ENR) Southwest Contractor of the Year. One notable example of its work is GM Financial. The firm renovated three floors and made tenant improvements.


LGE Design Build

740 N 52nd St., Phoenix, AZ 85008

LGE Design Build is a construction firm with a leading reputation built for over 27 years. Collaboration is at the heart of the LGE design-build process. It has learned over the past two decades that the most successful projects are the outcome of trusting and communicative cooperation. Its staff works closely with customers on concept, design, and construction to guarantee that you receive the building you want.

LGE has established itself as one of Arizona’s top general contractors since 1994, having completed over 700 projects spanning approximately 18 million square feet. One of these projects, as seen in the portfolio is the MS Chandler Airpark, totalling 96,954 square feet. It earned two awards for its features, namely the Red Awards and Best Industrial Project. This is a four-building complex with a turn-key shell and a flexible, open space design that can be customized to meet the demands of each customer. The project is focused on the design and efficiency of modern, mixed-use flex and industrial space that can accommodate a wide range of tenants.


The Weitz Company 

2111 E. Highland Avenue Suite 400, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Serving as the sixth oldest architectural firm in the United States, the Weitz Company has been operating in Arizona since 1855. With over 166 years of service to the people, clients testify on behalf of the firm’s expertise and dedication. From a small carpentry shop founded in 1855 in Fort Des Moines, Iowa, by German immigrant, Charles H. Weitz, this commercial and industrial construction has become a giant in the U.S. It has projects in Iowa, Arizona, Florida, Colorado, Nebraska, California, and Minnesota. 

Another proof of its professional status is the numerous awards and recognitions it has earned from associations such as the Master Builders of Iowa, the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), and LEED. 

The firm’s portfolio offers a wide array of projects to choose from. It has projects over the different market sectors and structures that are either small or big. An example of the firm’s significant projects is the Wells Fargo Ocotillo Corporate Center, spanning 400,000 square feet in space. To construct a corporate office campus and data center, two new four-story buildings were erected. The steel structures with architectural precast concrete and glass coverings are divided by a courtyard with water elements, architectural lighting, and a vivid landscape. Unique and high-end details can be seen throughout the building, including granite flooring from Italy, Venetian plaster floating walls, sophisticated lighting, and custom-built security stations in the foyer made of stainless steel wire mesh.


Layton Construction Company, LLC

2355 E Camelback Rd. Suite 800, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Layton Construction Company, LLC is a contracting firm that takes pride in producing only the best results for its clients. Using cutting-edge technology and practical, sustainable practices, the firm has become one of the nation’s top-ranking companies, earning awards such as AZRE Real Estate & Development (RED) Awards and accreditations such as LEED. 

For over three decades, the firm has worked on several projects, one of which is a Mercedes-Benz of Chandler. A showroom, service office, cafe, entertainment center, and boutique were all part of the project. A massive radius architectural arch served as the project’s focal point. The job was completed with marble floors that met Sigma Motors’ high requirements.

Author

  • Jake Gustafson

    Jake has served as Senior Editor at General Contractors and brings a wealth of experience rooted in his passion for building. Holding a degree in Construction Engineering Management from Oregon State University, he actively engaged in industry-related activities, including membership in the Associated General Contractors of America student chapter and participation in the Associated Schools in Construction student competition. Previously, Jake served as a project engineer for a prominent general contractor in Portland, where he played a pivotal role in various aspects of construction projects, from pre-construction to subcontractor management. His expertise extends to working on innovative projects, such as North America's largest CLT commercial building. Expertise: Commercial Construction, Commercial Remodeling, Home Design and Build Key Highlights: Editor at General Contractors, Project Engineer for Portland-based general contractor, Field Engineer for the largest CLT commercial building in North America Education: Oregon State University, Degree in Construction Engineering Management