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As healthcare systems continue to improve and medical technology increases, more specialized healthcare institutions are starting to emerge. From volume-based clinics and outpatient centers, the healthcare industry is now giving more focus to smaller, more specialized clinics, outpatient centers, and medical offices. With this in mind, we searched hundreds of contractors across the nation to come up with this list of the best contractors for doctor’s offices.
These contractors have decades of experience in the industry, assuring clients that each healthcare facility, outpatient center, and doctor’s office center will be constructed with the utmost care and precision. These facilities require construction expertise to ensure that each building is constructed according to industry standards. We decided to feature the builders who have been serving the healthcare industry and have completed successful and award-winning healthcare projects. We evaluated these contractors based on the industry awards they have garnered, the quality and number of their healthcare and medical office projects, their affiliations and accreditations, and the overall quality of their projects in their service areas. Many of these builders have also received national awards and have been ranked among the nation’s leading contractors in the healthcare industry.
2100 International Park Dr., Birmingham, AL 35243
For over five decades, Doster has provided top-quality general contracting, construction management, and design-build services to multiple sectors including commercial, educational, healthcare, hospitality, industrial, multifamily, and senior living markets across the nation. Since 1969, Doster has been a family-owned and operated company that has received numerous industry awards for construction excellence. The company has been consistently ranked on Engineering-News Record’s (ENR) Top 400 Contractor List for 38 years and has consistently ranked in Modern Healthcare’s Top General Contractors List for two decades.
Thomas E. Doster, company founder, started a construction business in his hometown. After 50 years, the company has completed over 4,100 projects spanning 31 states.
In one of its projects, Doster collaborated with UAB Health Services Foundation and Gresham Smith to deliver this state-of-the-art medical clinic in Birmingham. The 64,000-square-foot renovation transformed the existing space into high-end clinics and offices, dermatology, podiatry, and rheumatology clinics. The building now features 80 exam rooms, waiting areas, a full laboratory, digital x-ray, and an injection area. This project received the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Alabama Excellence in Construction.
Neeser Construction, Inc.
2501 Blueberry Rd., Anchorage, AK 99503
Neeser Construction continues to be one of the leading general contracting firms specializing in various delivery methods for the private sector, the federal governments, state governments, city halls, and public/private partnerships. The firm started in Eastern Washington and Western Idaho, and the company has since grown into a reputable and established business comprised of hand-picked and highly skilled employees in Alaska and the Great Northwest.
Neeser Construction’s 40 years of experience has honed the firm’s ability to deliver successful projects through a variety of delivery methods. The company’s specialties include design-build, contract managing, general contracting, design-bid-build, and development services for various market sectors.
In Soldotna, the company completed the Central Peninsula Hospital Phase V Specialty Clinics Building. In a joint venture with Soderstrom Architects, the project consists of approximately 89,000 square feet of a steel-framed building that houses specialty clinic services for Central Peninsula Hospital.
McShane Construction Company
6720 N Scottsdale Rd. #213, Scottsdale, AZ 85253
Founded in 1984 by Jim McShane, McShane Construction has built a reputation for its innovative and sustainable construction solutions. As one of the leading national, industrial, commercial, and multifamily construction firms in the nation, McShane Construction has amassed numerous awards and recognition from prominent award-giving bodies and publications including ENR and Building Design+Construction.
The design-build firm serves clients in a wide array of markets, including multifamily, industrial, commercial, health and fitness, and other institutional sectors. The firm’s three decades of being in the business earned the trust of a number of clients and established the firm’s reputation for its commitment to sustainability through shifting economic cycles.
Among its notable medical office projects is the Southeast VA Clinic in Gilbert. The company provided the design-build construction services for the 71,259-square-foot, two-story clinic located on a 10-acre site within the Val Vista Square business park. The building’s exterior consists of a burnished and split face masonry and stucco and architectural metal panels accented by a glass curtain wall entryway. Its interior features include a modern public waiting area and lobby, physician offices, treatment rooms, staff support areas, and diagnostic testing and laboratories.
1 Information Way Suite #300, Little Rock, AR 72202
VCC is a full-service construction firm that has been serving clients throughout Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Texas, and Brazil since 1987. Founded on the mission of delivering excellence in construction, VCC is a recognized construction industry leader. Throughout the years, the company has completed projects across the nation. From retail stores, offices, multifamily complexes, healthcare facilities, and hospitality buildings to industrial facilities and entertainment venues, the VCC team has delivered quality construction services to its clients. As a full-service construction company, VCC offers pre-construction, general contracting, construction management, total quality management, and construction scheduling services.
In a partnership with Williams & Dean Associated Architects, VCC constructed the St. Vincent Medical Center in Lonoke. The project consisted of waiting rooms, exam rooms, an x-ray room, a lab room, and doctor’s offices. The company completed the project based on a spacing layout design specifically for medical offices and patient circulation patterns. This project was successfully completed within four months.
Oltmans Construction Co.
10005 Mission Mill Rd., Whittier, CA 90601
Oltmans Construction’s history goes back to the early beginnings of Joseph Overwin Oltmans who founded the company in 1931. Born in Northwest Germany, Oltmans’ family immigrated to the U.S. and settled in Central Illinois. In 1910, Oltmans graduated from Stanford with a degree in Civil Engineering and landed his first civil engineering job with Stone and Webster. He then worked for several notable companies as a chief engineer. Eventually, Oltman decided to venture out for himself and J.O. Oltmans, General Contractor was founded.
Now in business for over 80 years, the company has served many prominent clients including General Motors, Pacific Electric Railroad Co., Los Angeles Union Terminal Co., Southern Pacific Gas Co., and more. Today, the company ranks among the top contractors in the industry and was recognized as #36 Top Contractor for 2020 by Los Angeles Business Journal and as #137 on the ENR’s 2019 List of Top 400 Contractors.
111 South Tejon St. Suite #112, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Based in Colorado Springs, Colarelli Construction is a general contracting and construction management company offering project development, preconstruction, design-build, construction management, general contracting, and sustainability services. Established in 2003, the company’s goal was to focus on underserved small projects in Colorado Springs. Since then, the company has provided reputable commercial construction services and has taken on increasingly larger projects in Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, and Wyoming.
Specializing in building commercial properties for a wide array of sectors including healthcare, religious, education, financial, industrial, mission-critical, hospitality, arts and entertainment, and retail, Colarelli Construction also has a residential division catering to custom home construction services.
One of its projects is the Iron Horse Pediatrics office remodel. The project consisted of a spacious waiting area and updated examination rooms with murals for young patients.
112 Wall St., Torrington, CT 06790
O&G takes pride in being one of the Northeast’s most trusted building construction firms. With over 50 years of construction experience across a wide spectrum of markets, the company offers a comprehensive portfolio of construction services from general contracting and construction management to consulting services including preconstruction and program management work. The company’s experience includes constructing buildings for the education and healthcare sectors as well as corporate offices, transportation facilities, and industrial buildings. Additionally, O&G provides sustainable and green building services to its clients.
Backed by a team of highly skilled and experienced construction professionals, the company has consistently ranked among the country’s Top 400 Construction Companies for 50 years and has been recognized as one of the Northeast’s largest construction companies, with clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies and nationally recognized hospitals and universities to businesses representing prominent brands and nonprofit organizations in the region.
1130 Industrial Dr., Middletown, DE 19709
GGA Construction is a Middletown-based construction company offering general contracting, construction management, general contracting, design-build, preconstruction, program management, and owner/tenant representation services. For many years, GGA has been an innovative provider of construction and development services. With a results-oriented and responsive team of construction professionals, the firm delivers top-notch services to its clients in multiple sectors including healthcare, institutional mixed-use, retail, hospitality, and senior care markets across Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland.
The fit-out of the United Medical Clinic space at the Becks Woods Medical Center in Bear, Delaware is particularly impressive. The 10,000-square-foot facility houses a primary care practice with board-certified physicians specializing in family medicine and internal medicine and provides preventive care, pediatrics, women’s health, and weight management services.
2100 International Park Dr., Birmingham, AL 35243
In business since 1969, Doster Construction has been among the top construction companies in the country for quite some time. Thomas E. Doster III founded the company in Birmingham. The firm started modestly: a one-man show that was sometimes operated out of the trunk of Doster’s car. Today it’s one of the most trusted providers of general contracting, construction management, and design-build services to a wide variety of market sectors.
The company’s consistent dedication to construction excellence has caught the eye of numerous award-giving bodies and publications. For 38 years, the firm has consistently ranked in ENR’s Top 400 Contractor List and has won four ABC National Excellence in Construction Eagle Awards. The company has also consistently ranked among Modern Healthcare’s Top General Contractors List for two decades.
In a joint venture with NIKA Architects, Doster completed the New South Hillsborough VA Primary Care Clinic that will serve thousands of veterans in Florida. The 65,000-square-foot clinic consists of primary care, women’s primary care, home-based primary care, mental health, audiology, radiology, specialty care, physical therapy, pharmacy, and a lab. Working closely with Hokanson Companies, the developer, the project was delivered nearly a month ahead of schedule. The clinic features sustainable design and is pursuing a LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
South-Tree Enterprises, LLC
1100 Commerce Dr., Suite A, Peachtree City, GA 30269
In 1989, Chuck Ogletree started South-Tree Enterprises after graduating from the University of Georgia with a degree in Economics. Chuck’s knowledge of the construction business started at a young age as he was guided by his father and worked with numerous subcontractors. Under his leadership, the company now specializes in building commercial projects throughout Metro Atlanta. With over 50 years of design-build and general contracting experience, the company provides a wide array of construction services to clients in healthcare, industrial, financial, general office, restaurant, and retail sectors across a huge swath of the south: Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, and North Carolina.
Currently, the company is in the process of rebranding to Southtree Commercial. Along with Quantum Commercial Real Estate, Parkside Development Group, and Parkside Management Group, who all have been affiliated with the company for the past decade, all entities are in the process of rebranding under one name to streamline its brand messaging and further strengthen its services.
841 Bishop St. Suite #2001 Honolulu, HI 96813
Hensel Phelps has been one of the nation’s recognized construction companies for over 80 years. Employing expertise, experience, and collaborative construction practices, Hensel Phelps blends innovative technology and comprehensive solutions in every project. Since its founding in 1937, the company has a long history of creating iconic landmarks and has created an extensive list of satisfied clients as a result. The company has also amassed various industry awards including 15 Build America Awards, 52 National Safety Awards, and it was named #1 Industry Leader in Design-Build Awards.
Among its portfolio of healthcare projects is the renovation of a tenant space on the ground floor of the Sheraton Waikiki for the Doctors-on-Call Clinic. The project featured several exam rooms, a medical prep room, a procedure room, nurse stations, laboratories, and an exam room. The 5,200-square-foot clinic was completed within six months.
1800 East Trent Ave., Spokane, WA, 99202
Walker Construction dedicates itself to delivering projects that exceed customer expectations and creating lasting partnerships. Serving the Pacific Northwest for 35 years, the company offers construction solutions and general contracting services via any delivery method. Walker Construction puts a premium not just only on building structures, but on building a reputation for integrity and excellence as well. The company has completed various projects in its many years of being in the industry. Its wide-ranging portfolio features projects in affordable housing, cultural, religious, community, education, historic preservation, industrial, healthcare, office, bank, restaurant, retail, senior living, and recreation sectors.
In Plummer, Idaho, Walker Construction completed the 50,000-square-foot Medical and Wellness Center located on the Coeur d’Alene Indian Reservation. The project replaced a 20-year old facility and created 24 exam rooms on its main floor. On the main level are the medical, dental, community health, counseling, pharmacy, medical lab, and patient financial services. The project features an open atrium and rooftop gardens that provide stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
600 W. Jackson Blvd., 8th Fl., Chicago, IL 60661
McShane Construction is an award-winning construction company founded by Jim McShane in 1984. Based in Illinois, the company constructs multifamily and affordable housing communities, industrial facilities, public and private healthcare facilities, fitness centers, and office buildings. Its expertise in building high-quality buildings has established the company’s reputation as one of the top contractors in the nation. In 2019, the company was ranked on Building Design+Construction’s Giants 300 listing and ranked #29 on ENR’s Top Midwest Contractors. The company also ranked #82 on ENR’s 2019 list of Top Contractors as it has consistently done for over 25 years.
Among its projects is the Rockford VA Outpatient Clinic. The company provided the design-build services for this 32,150-square-foot clinic. Upon completion, the clinic achieved LEED-Silver standards and featured numerous sustainable elements including a geothermal heating and cooling system. The building’s interiors consisted of a spacious public waiting area and lobby, numerous physician offices, treatment rooms, staff support areas, laboratories, a pharmacy, and it now provides diagnostic testing.
8463 Castlewood Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46250
Wurster Construction is a family-owned and operated construction company that has been serving clients for over 80 years. Albert H. Wurster, company founder, established the business in 1938. Wurster started as a realtor and went on building affordable housing in the Broad Ripple neighborhood of Indianapolis. He then expanded his business to commercial properties in the 1940s and started constructing truck terminals in the 1950s. Today, the company has continued to grow, specializing in healthcare, hospital, commercial, institutional, educational, and religious markets.
Over the years, the company has received various awards including multiple ABC Awards of Excellence and it has been an ABC Accredited Quality Contractor since 1999.
In 2017, Wurster Construction completed the Henry Community Health Professional Office Building. The newly-built 50,000-square-foot office building provides outpatient services for adults and children as well as a retail pharmacy space. This project received the 2018 ABC Award of Excellence.
1625 1st Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Hunter Companies is a Cedar Rapids-based design-build commercial contractor. In 1988, Hunter Parks established Hunter Construction Company, the general contracting division of what is now Hunter Companies. Prior to founding the company, Parks worked for general contractors in the area and saw ways to improve the traditional general contracting process. Today, the company is recognized as one of Cedar Rapids’s premier commercial general contractors specializing in design-build, general contractor, preconstruction, and property maintenance services.
Among its portfolio of projects for the medical sector is the St. Luke’s Children’s Campus. Located in Hiawatha, Iowa, the 18,570-square-foot medical office project features a spacious waiting area, patient examination rooms, and a playground.
17300 W 116th St., Lenexa, KS 66219
Nabholz Corporation’s history traces back to its beginnings as a small construction firm in 1949. The company was founded by Bob Nabholz who was then constructing a house for his soon-to-be bride and received an offer for the house he was building. Bob began constructing more houses and duplexes, then the projects gradually got bigger, and eventually even included commercial buildings.
Since its founding, the company has focused on the principles of integrity and quality, receiving various awards for many of its projects. The company specializes in construction services for education, healthcare, mission-critical, industrial and manufacturing, commercial office, retail, and civil markets.
St. Rose Health Center, one of its healthcare projects in Kansas, was a fast-track project and a complete renovation and addition to the largest healthcare center serving Great Bend. The project consisted of new admittance areas, clinic spaces, exam rooms, a new helipad, imaging suite, medical office spaces, patient rooms, and the installation of new MRI equipment.
643 W. Court St., Cincinnati, OH 45203
Initially focusing on public construction work in the 1930s, Messer has now become one of the leading contractors for clients in multiple industries including healthcare, higher education, aviation, industrial, and science and technology. In 1990, the family-owned company transitioned to being employee-owned and it cleared approximately $1.12 billion in annual revenue in 2017.
With a mission to lead the building construction process for sustained growth and profitability, Messer has amassed multiple and multi-region awards and has received some of the industry’s highest awards and recognitions. Among these are the ENR Midwest Regional 2016 Award of Merit Health Care category and the AGC of America Build America Award for Best New Construction Project valued over $200 million.
Among its impressive projects is the University of Louisville Building Pediatric Center. The 170,000-square-foot pediatric medical office consists of an eight-story building that will house seven clinical floors as well as a laboratory, pharmacy, and radiology services.
DonahueFavret Contractors, Inc.
3030 East Causeway Approach, Mandeville, LA 70448
Since 1979, DonahueFavret has provided high-quality commercial general contracting services throughout the Gulf Coast and Greater New Orleans. Jack Donahue, Jr., company founder, left his family’s construction firm to start his own—Jack Donahue Contractors. The company then became DonahueFavret Contractors when Jack’s longtime friend, Robert Favret, joined the company’s ownership. Under their leadership, the company has received numerous industry awards. Among these are 19 national awards for Excellence in Construction, awarded by ABC.
In a partnership with WHLC Architecture, the company completed the Thibodaux Regional Medical Center Women’s Clinic. The 17,670-square-foot medical office building project features an elevator and clinic lobby, clinic exam rooms, clinic procedure rooms, nurse stations, conference rooms, doctors’ offices, a check-out station, and a clinic break room. Completed within six months, the project cost around $2,469,000. In addition to tenant improvement buildouts, DonahueFavret also constructs large-scale projects and is currently building a $40 million Cancer Center for TRMC.
10 Danforth St., Portland, ME 04101
Building long-term relationships has been one of the company’s core values since its founding over 30 years ago. Tom Wright and John Ryan, founding partners, grew up as childhood friends and spent their summers often working together on odd jobs throughout the 1970s. Wright then pursued a career in construction and industrial arts education while Ryan began working as a civil engineer. Eventually, both decided to start a construction firm that will focus on building relationships and commitment to excellence.
Today, Wright-Ryan has grown into one of the largest construction firms in Northern New England, serving multiple markets including commercial, education, healthcare, housing, hospitality, and institutional sectors. The company provides construction management, general contracting, and design-build services. Over the years, the company has received prestigious awards including the Greater Portland Landmarks Preservation Award for The Press Hotel, the Maine Preservation Award for Excellence in Adaptive Use, and awards for its green building initiatives.
One of its projects is the InterMed medical office of Portland. The company completed the 65,000-square-foot highly-customized medical office space, including two operating rooms. Upon completion, InterMed was able to move in on time and without incurring additional costs.
400 Maryland Ave., PO Box 521, Easton, MD 21601
Specializing in new construction, renovations, and pre-engineered construction, Willow Construction is a commercial, industrial, and residential construction company headquartered in Easton. From new builds and occupied renovations to small repairs, home remodeling, and smaller projects, the Willow Construction team can handle complex projects while providing personalized services to each client. The company takes pride in approaching every project as a collaboration with the client no matter what delivery method they prefer. For more than 45 years, Willow Construction has completed hundreds of projects, building a reputation for construction expertise and time-honored values.
The company’s quality construction excellence translates into the numerous awards it has received over the years including the 2018 ABC Excellence in Construction Award for the $5 to $10 million commercial category and numerous Excellence in Construction Awards from the ABC for its projects in other markets.
Willow Construction completed the 50,000-square-foot Medical Pavilion located in Denton. The project is a two-story steel-framed building featuring a brick veneer and a shingled roof. The medical office space houses the University of Maryland Shore Health System’s physicians, radiologists, physical therapists, and other specialty practices.
Dellbrook | JKS
One Adams Place, 859 Willard St., Quincy, MA 02169
For over three decades, Dellbrook | JKS has been among the Northeast’s largest, fastest-growing construction firms. The company’s mission has remained the same—put the industry’s best talent in the market’s most challenging projects. Through effective management, in-depth knowledge of market sectors, and close relationships with premier subcontractors and suppliers, the company has consistently provided clients with topnotch and innovative solutions for their projects.
Michael Fish, company president and CEO, co-founded the business with his father—Edward A. Fish. Under Mike’s leadership, Dellbrook | JKS has won numerous awards including an award for the company’s work in historic preservation from Preservation Massachusetts.
Among its projects in the healthcare sector is the 1030 Falmouth Road Medical Office Building. The two-story, wood-framed medical office building project features a combination of cedar shingles and vinyl siding exterior and includes 41 primary care exam rooms and medical offices for Cape Cod Healthcare.
26500 American Dr., Southfield, MI 48034
Barton Malow has long been delivering construction management, design-build, general contracting, and program management services to clients. In its 96 years in the industry, Barton Malow has been a leader in new construction delivery methods and sustainable advancements in their projects. The company provides construction services to various markets including the government, energy, education, healthcare, and industrial sectors. Many of the company’s projects have received prestigious industry awards including the 2018 Best Healthcare Project Renovation/Modernization award from CMAA South Atlantic, the 2018 Platinum STEP Award from ABC of Georgia, and the 2017 American College of Healthcare Architects (ACHA) Legacy Project Award. The last recognizes groundbreaking healthcare projects redefining how people understand what clinics and hospitals should be, or introducing innovations in the delivery of care.
One of the company’s notable healthcare projects is the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Pediatric Specialty Center. The five-story, 105,550-square-foot facility features a general pediatric clinic, a comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation clinic, and specialty clinics as well as laboratories, two large therapy gymnasiums, eleven dialysis bays, 13 infusion bays, and a satellite pharmacy to service children. The project also consists of environmentally-friendly features such as low-flow faucets, high-performance water heaters and boiler systems, and the use of natural lights and motion sensors.
700 Meadow Ln. N Suite #400, Minneapolis, MN 55422
Founded in 1954 by M.A. Mortenson, Sr., Mortenson Construction has been a recognized name in the construction industry for quite some time now. The company has offices in Chicago, Denver, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Phoenix, and Seattle. The firm provides construction planning, program management, preconstruction, general contracting, construction management, design-build, and turn-key development services. Inspired by the purpose of building structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society, Mortenson Construction offers services to various sectors including the aviation, corporate, cultural, government, healthcare, education, hospitality, sports, entertainment, and transportation markets.
Empowered by the mission of creating an exceptional customer experience, the company has amassed numerous awards and recognitions including the 2016 Best New Development or Renovation from the Milwaukee Business Journal and the Healthcare Environment Awards by Contract Magazine in 2014.
Completed in January 2018, Mortenson Construction completed the Hennepin Healthcare Clinic and Specialty Center—a comprehensive academic medical center and public hospital with world-class trauma services. The six-story clinic houses primary care clinics, specialty clinics, and outpatient surgery facilities. This project received the 2018 Finance and Commerce Top Project Award.
705 Robert E. Lee Dr., Tupelo, MS 38801
Established in 1997, Century Construction started as a two-employee, one-truck general contracting firm specializing in general contracting services, as well as heavy and civil construction, trucking, and demolition work. The company has extensive experience in various contracting delivery methods such as design-build and construction management. Colin Maloney, company president and CEO, has over three decades of experience in the industry. Maloney’s exposure to the construction industry goes back to his great grandfather, D.L. Collums, who also worked in the construction business. Maloney explored the real estate and development industry and founded Maloney Properties Development in 1991 prior to establishing Century Construction. From its humble beginnings, the company has grown to be one of the fastest-growing companies in Mississippi and now has a staff of over 100 employees.
In Winston, the company completed the New Winston Medical Center. The newly-built 164,000-square-foot, multiple-building facility features a hospital building, a helipad, a full-service kitchen and dining facility, 24 patient rooms, 24 exam rooms, laboratories, a therapy gym, and an aqua therapy facility. The project also consisted of doctor offices and community homes, including 72 bedrooms, six kitchens and dining areas, six living and common areas, and three exercise therapy rooms, spas, salons, and six back porch common areas.
77 Westport Plaza Suite #250, St. Louis, MO 63146
One of the largest privately-held companies in the Midwest, PARIC brings decades of experience to the construction industry. For over 40 years, PARIC has been a leading provider of general contracting, design-build, and construction management services, serving a wide array of sectors. PARIC has repeatedly proven its commitment to constructing topnotch projects in sectors that include commercial properties, education facilities, healthcare establishments, hospitality and entertainment buildings, multifamily complexes, public projects, senior living facilities, sports complexes, and tenant improvement sectors.
The company has also received a wide range of awards over the years including being named as the 2018 #1 Top Contractor in Missouri by ENR and being ranked as the #150 ENR Top 400 Contractors, #54 BIM Contractor on Building Design + Construction’s list of the Top 85 BIM Construction Firms, and among the Top 300 Construction Giants by Building Design + Construction.
In St. Louis, PARIC completed the 18,500-square-foot medical center. Used as a non-profit neighborhood healthcare center, the facility features internal medicine, dental, pediatrics, a women’s health clinic, and diagnostic areas.
Langlas & Associates
2270 Grant Rd., Billings, MT 59102
Based in Billings, Montana, Langlas & Associates is a second-generation family-owned company that has been serving clients since 1973. The company provides pre-construction and construction services and has operated using a variety of project delivery methods. With district offices in Billings, Bozeman, and Missoula, Langlas & Associates has completed various projects throughout Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, North Dakota, Iowa, and California.
A member of the USGBC, the company is well-versed with green building strategies. The company also has five full-time LEED AP members to ensure high-quality, sustainable solutions. The company has also received awards for many of its projects such as the 2019 MCA Building Excellence Awards and 2018 Excellence in Environmental Awards, among many others.
14124 Industrial Rd., Omaha, NE 68144
MCL Construction has earned the trust of many clients by establishing a culture of excellence with its employees and building partners. The MCL team dedicates itself to quality construction and excellent customer service. The results speak for themselves: numerous successfully completed projects that exceed customer expectations. Founded in 1987, the company has consistently provided clients with reasonable costs and efficient service. Under company founder Bob Carlisle’s leadership, MCL Construction has been among the preferred contractors for various industries including healthcare, corporate office, education, religious, retail, entertainment, and lifestyle markets. MCL Construction is also a member of the USGBC and completed the first LEED Platinum project in Nebraska.
In the healthcare sector, the company has completed around three million healthcare spaces in new construction and remodels, over 100 diagnostic rooms, over 150 operating rooms, and more than 400 hospital beds constructed and remodeled. One of the company’s projects is the Bariatric Clinic at Nebraska Medicine. The complete renovation consisted of offices, exam rooms, classroom/conference space, an open nurse and administration area, and a private entrance for patients.
1050 S. 21st St., Sparks, NV 89431
Q&D Construction was established by Norm Dianda and his friend Lawrence Quadrio in 1964. What started as a $600 kitchen remodel has now become large commercial projects across the U.S. More than 50 years later, Q&D continues to grow and improve its expertise. The company is licensed in 15 states and has constructed buildings in multiple industries including commercial, aviation, heavy/civil, mining, residential, and healthcare.
Offering clients a variety of delivery methods, the Q&D Construction team is well-equipped to provide clients with the best solutions for their projects. In 2017, the company received an ENR Southwest Contractor Award of Merit for the Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office Project. The company has also received many awards such as the Nevada Chapter Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) Safety Award, and the AGC Pinnacle Awards.
We were especially struck by the Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center West Campus Expansion. This 215,000-square-foot, six-story medical office tower features a 45,000-square-foot Saint Mary’s Center for Health and Fitness, a 10,600-square-foot outpatient imaging center, a 13,100-square-foot oncology center, a laboratory, a physical therapy center, a women’s diagnostic center, administrative offices, and physician offices. In a joint venture with Mascari Warner Architects, this project received the Nevada AGC Pinnacle Award for Excellence in Project Management.
Eckman Construction Company
84 Palomino Ln., Bedford, NH 03110
Eckman Construction Company thrives through its collaborative approach to problem-solving. Founded in 1974, the company’s mission has always been to provide exceptional construction services through cost-effective solutions in construction management, general contracting, design-build, pre-bond, pre-construction, construction cost estimating, virtual design and construction, and project management services. Hal and Amy Eckman, company founders, have established close-knit relationships with their employees. Up to this day, that company culture is still one of the firm’s hallmarks and the reason for its success.
The company is now led by Mark Walsh, a New Hampshire native. As the president and CEO of Eckman Construction, the company has been recognized by various publications and organizations for its commitment to quality construction work. Among its notable awards is the ABC Excellence in Construction Award and the Sustainable Award for its efforts in sustainability and green development.
Among its projects in the healthcare sector is the York hospital Kittery Medical Services. The 30,000-square-foot project includes physician offices, phlebotomy and laboratory services, and x-ray diagnostic imaging.
400 Lanidex Plaza Suite #4104, Parsippany, NJ 07054
With over 125 years of experience, Wohlsen Construction has been one of the premier construction companies in the Mid-Atlantic region for quite some time. The company has seven full-service offices in Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Connecticut. They deliver preconstruction, construction project management, design-build construction, and post-construction services.
This award-winning company was founded by Herman F. Wohlsen, a 16-year old carpenter who left Germany and settled in Central Pennsylvania. Since the inception of ABC’s award program in 1990, the company has received 17 national awards and 243 regional awards including three project of the year awards. Additionally, the company is a 24-year Accredited Quality Contractor and is a recipient of over 40 Craftsmanship Awards.
Wohlsen was hired as the general contractor for the construction of a two-story medical office building with a partial basement. The project includes medical examination rooms, dental operatories, an x-ray facility, a pharmacy, a laboratory, a staff gym, offices, reception areas, and patient waiting areas. The project received the Award of Excellence from the New Jersey Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors.
2906 Broadway NE, Albuquerque, NM 87107
Over seven decades of being in the construction industry shaped Jaynes into being one of the most reputable businesses in today’s construction business. The company started as a small concrete company in 1946 and expanded into the general contracting business after 25 years. By investing in the right people, tools, and technology, Jaynes has proven that its mantra “The Way Up” is more than just a slogan. For many years, the company has continued to raise the bar and exceed customer expectations.
One of its projects in the healthcare market is the Lincoln County Medical Center, a two-story medical office building located next to Presbyterian Hospital in Ruidoso. The project consisted of exam room suites and office spaces for local and visiting physicians. Through a successful collaboration between Jaynes, the owner, and the design team, they were able to yield $100,000 in savings even with the additional upgrades used in the project such as hand-free faucets, improvements to the drainage system, and an electronic door access system.
Talisen Construction Corp.
213 West 35th Street, New York, NY 10001
Company principals Robert Knox and Joseph Rigazio bring decades of experience to Talisen Construction. As the company’s co-principal, Knox combines creativity, meticulousness, and excellent planning in each project. Well known for this high-quality attention to detail and efficiency, Knox has been one of the most sought after leaders in the construction business. Co-principal Joseph Rigazio is trained in both Electrical Engineering and Business Economics. His expertise in business management has helped the company stay on top of technological trends and execute innovative solutions. Under their leadership, Talisen Construction has provided the New York Metro area with top quality construction services.
In Lynbrook, New York, Talisen Construction transformed a former water-treatment facility into a state-of-the-art medical office building. In collaboration with TPG Architecture, the building’s original mid-century style has been preserved. The renovation consisted of a building extension with new vertical transportation, new exam spaces, surgical facilities, and procedure rooms. The project also featured a complete mechanical renovation, upgraded finishes throughout all lobbies, offices, and communal spaces, and additional rear parking.
620 S. Tryon Suite #350, Charlotte, NC 28202
A division of Gilbane Building Company, Gilbane is a privately-held, family-owned company that has been delivering integrated construction and facilities services worldwide for more than 145 years. The company’s long history goes back to the two founding brothers, who started a small carpentry business in 1870. That small business has now flourished as one of the nation’s leading construction firms specializing in general construction and design-build services, including sustainable building and Lean construction technology and management.
Serving multiple market sectors including civic and cultural, education, commercial, environmental, criminal justice, federal, healthcare, hospitality, industrial, mixed-use, multifamily, retail, sports and entertainment, transportation, and mission-critical markets, Gilbane has garnered numerous awards for its projects. These awards include being ranked as the 2019 #7 Healthcare contractor by Modern Healthcare, # 1 Reconstruction Contractor by BD+C Giants 300, #8 Green Contractors by ENR Top 100 Green Contractors, and #8 Green Contractors by BD+C Giants 300.
4511 15th Ave., North Fargo, ND 58102
Comstock Construction is a commercial construction firm specializing in general contracting, construction management, project planning and development, as well as design-build services for the commercial, education, healthcare, residential, religious, government, sports and recreation, and retail sectors. The company began in October 1924 when Clark Morrell Comstock decided to auction off his farm and move to town. Nine decades later, the small company has prospered, becoming among the leading general contractors in North Dakota.
In collaboration with Foss Architecture and Interiors, Comstock Construction was in charge of the interior remodel for two Sanford Health clinics in Jamestown. The 32,100-square-foot project consisted of expanding the walk-in service, adding exam rooms, increasing the laboratory and blood draw spaces, renovating the radiology room, and expanding the OT/PT spaces. During the remodel, both facilities remained open with full operational capabilities throughout the construction. The company was hired as the construction manager and general contractor for this project.
7808 Honeywell Dr., Fort Wayne, IN 46825
In business since 1906, Weigand Construction has been delivering quality, value-based construction services to its clients for quite some time. Henry Weigand, company founder, started as a stonemason who installed and repaired many of Fort Wayne’s brick sidewalks. After 40 years, Larry Weigand continued to lead the company and has helped the company reach annual revenues of over $200 million. Now, the company is recognized as one of the construction leaders in the Midwest and has expanded operations into Ohio and Michigan. With the expertise of around 300 skilled workers, the company has successfully completed a wide range of projects, from small renovations to nationally-lauded facilities.
The firm’s commitment to client service has also driven the company to become a specialist in the healthcare, education, industrial, and commercial construction markets.
Among its portfolio of healthcare projects is the Bryan Hospital and Wellness Center. Located in Bryan, Ohio, Weigand Construction was selected to perform a full on-site replacement of Community Hospital’s existing building. The project features a new nine-bed maternity unit, a cardiac catheterization lab, a new medical/surgical unit, an expanded ER, a new intensive care unit, and a new pediatric unit. The hospital was kept fully functional throughout the renovation process.
6400 S Superior Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73149
Nabholz started as a small construction company in 1949. The company was founded when Bob Nabholz received an offer for a house he was building for his fiance. From there, Nabholz started constructing houses and duplexes. Today the company has grown into a multi-service contractor specializing in construction services for multiple markets throughout Central Arkansas, Fort Smith, Jonesboro, Kansas, Memphis, Northwest Arkansas, Oklahoma, Springfield, and Tulsa.
Located in Little Axe, Oklahoma, this LEED Silver project features 21 departments in one facility. Nabholz constructed this 73,000-square-foot health facility featuring business offices, pharmacy, primary care facility, dental facility, and facilities for education and group consultation, behavioral health, health education, nutrition, nursing, physical therapy, and administration and employees. The Little Axe Health Center project was completed with the help of James R. Childers Architects of Fort Smith, Arkansas.
6712 N. Cutter Circle, Portland, OR 97217
With over 1,000 completed projects in the Portland Metro area, Andersen Construction has been one of the area’s largest builders for healthcare, education, multi-family housing, advanced technology, and parking garages. Andy Andersen started the company in 1950 with nothing more than a borrowed pick-up truck and a loan of a few thousand dollars. After about a decade, the company had become one of Oregon’s most recognized contractors. Since the company’s founding, Andersen Construction’s headquarters has remained in Portland.
As the largest family-owned Negotiated General Contractor in the Portland metro area, Andersen Construction has completed various projects and has been a recipient of many industry awards, including being listed among the Top 100 U.S. Contractors and among the Top 50 National Green Building Contractors.
Andersen renovated the former Circuit City store into a LEED Gold medical office building. The 33,265-build-out includes 41 exam rooms, two treatment rooms, an injection room, 31 offices, an X-ray room, two ultrasound rooms, a blood laboratory, pharmacy, and support spaces.
1295 Manheim Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601
Wohlsen Construction is a multi-awarded construction company that has over 125 years of industry experience. Partnering with owners and design professionals, the company specializes in preconstruction, construction project management, design-build construction, and post-construction services. Wohlsen’s seven full-service offices in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania caters to the senior living, healthcare, higher education, commercial, industrial, hospitality, multifamily, mixed-use, retail, recreation, government, and cultural markets.
Among its collection of notable projects in the healthcare market is the additions and renovations for Hamilton Health Center Community Services, Inc. The project consisted of the renovation of an abandoned warehouse to a new medical facility that would provide healthcare services to individuals regardless of their financial and insurance status. The design-build project featured the interior demolition of existing rooms, 37 medical exam rooms, 12 dental exam rooms, a pharmacy, a full-service laboratory, and imaging department, full roof replacement, new HVAC and electrical systems, and an underground stormwater retention system.
Upon completion, the project received the ABC National Award of Excellence, ABC National Greener Tomorrow Award, ABC National Design-Build Award, 2015 and the ENR MidAtlantic Best Regional Projects, among many others.
Contractors Network, Inc.
38 Edmund St., East Providence, RI 02914
From small residential projects to large commercial build-outs, the team at Construction Network provides outstanding services and comprehensive construction solutions to its clients. Based in East Providence, the company serves Providence, Newport, East Greenwich, and Kingstown as well as New Bedford, Braintree, Worcester, and Chatham, Massachusetts. The company credits its years of success to their skilled construction professionals who are committed to further improving their services through ongoing education and development.
Michael O’Connell founded the company in the basement of his suburban home in 1999. He established the company with the mission of delivering high-quality projects focusing on communication, attention to detail, and cost management.
The East Bay Family Health Care is a great example of the firm’s work. Contractors Network encountered a few challenges during the construction of this 11,000-square-foot project, but the team was able to deliver impressive results and even finished the project without a lost-time accident.
McCrory Construction Company
522 Lady St., Columbia, SC 29201
McCrory Construction Company takes pride in being the oldest general contractor in South Carolina. In business since 1918, the company has completed over 3,000 projects throughout Southeastern U.S. For over a century, McCrory has maintained an outstanding level of repeat business, which is at more than 90 percent.
Under the leadership of Allen Amsler, McCrory has experienced significant growth and has continued to prove the company’s construction expertise across various markets. In the last decade, McCrory has completed more high-quality projects and has further expanded its services and geographic presence.
In its portfolio of impressive healthcare projects is the Lexington Medical Center – Park II. McCrory completed the first LEED Silver Certified medical office building in South Carolina. The project consisted of a five-story medical office building and a 414-bed modern medical system with a network of more than 600 physicians and 60 medical practices. The project also featured eco-friendly materials—such as recycled construction materials and energy-efficient roofing and windows—as well as improved building insulation.
Huff Construction, Inc.
11 North Dakota St., Aberdeen, SD 57401
Huff Construction brings a team of professionals committed to producing the highest quality results on time and budget. The company’s 40 years of general contracting experience has earned the company a reputation for excellent construction work in Aberdeen and its surrounding areas. A full-service construction company, Huff Construction offers general contracting, construction management, and design-build services for the commercial, education, government, healthcare, hospitality, industrial, agricultural, entertainment, senior living, and multifamily industries.
Roger Huff, company founder, began working in the construction industry in 1967 as an employee of his father. He founded Huff Construction in 1979 and renamed it Huff Construction, Inc. as the business continued to expand. Today, his sons—Chad and Cory—are also involved in the family business and have helped the company establish its reputation for quality construction work that has been tested for decades.
2963 Sidco Drive Suite 110, Nashville, TN 37204
Crain Construction is an employee-owned firm specializing in preconstruction, construction, and post-construction services. Led by experienced construction professionals and seasoned executive team, Crain Construction has grown from a residential builder into a premier commercial contractor providing design-build, construction management, and general contracting services throughout the Southeast.
The company started off as J.E. Crain Construction Company in 1933 and became J.E. Crain & Son, Inc. when it was incorporated in 1970. In 2011, the company changed its name to Crain Construction, Inc. The firm’s core markets include the commercial sector, mixed-use, hospitality, industrial, institutional, medical office, and retail markets.
Crain Construction was chosen for this one-story, 20,171-square-foot professional office building in Hendersonville. Housing dental and medical offices, the building features a steel-frame structure with a brick and stone exterior of warm earth tones and large windows.
12001 N Central Expy. Suite #400, Dallas, TX 75243
McCarthy Building Companies is an award-winning general construction company that has long been delivering excellent quality construction work. Founded in 1864, the company’s goal is to be the best builder in America and help clients maximize their outcomes. From its roots as a small business building barns and farmhouses in Ann Arbor, Michigan, McCarthy is now a nationally-recognized commercial builder, amassing multiple awards throughout the years. The company is also a recognized green builder, with over $7.6 billion in green construction projects. The firm was named the #1 Healthcare Builder in America and the #1 Design-Build Contractor by ENR California in 2018, among many other awards nationwide.
One of its notable projects is the Texas Children’s Hospital Specialty Care Clinic. The Specialty Care Clinic brings specialized and nationally-ranked pediatric care to Austin, increasing access for children and families who require cardiology, ophthalmology, pulmonary, and other specialty healthcare services. The 28,000-square-foot project features public waiting and sub-waiting areas, clinical areas, neurology, x-ray, ophthalmology suite, and administrative suite.
1411 West 1250 S Suite #200, Orem, UT 84058
Westland Construction is a Utah-based commercial general contracting company that has served clients from Alaska to New Zealand. Through various delivery methods— including construction management, general contracting, design-build, and consulting—the company has constructed thousands of projects. Their portfolio includes educational facilities, religious structures, office buildings, industrial warehouses, medical facilities, multifamily complexes, water parks and recreation areas, financial institutions, municipal projects, large residential developments, and custom homes.
What began as a family-owned business started by Stan Houghton Sr., along with his two sons, Stan Houghton Jr. and Dale Houghton back in the 1950’s has since grown into a global operation. In 1992, Westland Construction, Inc. was established and has since exceeded industry standards for its relentless dedication to quality.
The Revere Health Clinic & Surgical Center is among the company’s projects in its healthcare portfolio. Located in Salem, Utah, the 100,000-square-foot medical office building is the largest commercial development in the history of Salem. The $16.5 million facility features a spacious two-story open lobby design that utilizes large window towers for optimum daylighting and gorgeous views of the Wasatch Mountains. Interior design aesthetics give homage to the Icelandic heritage of the surrounding communities.
This facility will accommodate more than 150,000 patients annually and features a full-service pharmacy, ambulatory surgical center, physical therapy, along with large conference rooms with amenities suitable for banquets, seminars, and educational training. There are self-check-in kiosks to cut down on wait time and increase patient privacy.
The center also offers Primary, Specialty, and Urgent Care services; including, dialysis, imaging, gastroenterology, neurosurgery, urologic surgery, pediatrics, outpatient lab, orthopedics, internal psych, and behavioral health services. The Skilled Nursing Facility is a supplemental, long-term care facility connected to the multi-specialty surgical center— complete with separate business, inpatient treatment, kitchen, conference, and residency areas. This project was completed in partnership with Dixon + Associates, Spectrum Engineering, BHB Structural Engineers, and Anderson Wahlen & Associates.
1100 U.S. Route 2, Berlin, VT 05602
Three decades of exceptional service has made Connor Contracting one of Vermont’s most reputable construction service providers. Led by the Connor brothers—Michael, Stephen, John, and Fred—Connor Contracting specializes in commercial, industrial, institutional, and historic preservation projects through general contracting, design-build, and construction management delivery methods. Though Connor Contracting has the resources to complete large, multimillion-dollar projects, the company assures clients that each project would receive the attention it deserves and ensures the direct involvement of one of the principals throughout the project.
Serving the healthcare market, the company has worked with many healthcare providers to help address the increasing demand for patient services. As one of Vermont’s professional healthcare builders, Connor Contracting has constructed new facilities and renovated existing ones throughout the state. One of the firm’s projects is the 15,300-square-foot UVM Health Network/CVMC- Orthopedic Center in Berlin.
Lantz Construction Company
539 S Main St., Broadway, VA 22815
Lantz Construction Company dedicates itself to delivering premier general contracting, design-build, and construction management services. Established in 1960, the award-winning company is a Class A general contractor licensed in Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, and specializing in commercial and industrial design-build construction. Its five decades in the industry honed the company’s expertise in a wide array of services for both large and small projects including new constructions, additions, renovations, and maintenance services. The company also has a team composed of a LEED AP, adding support to the company’s green design and construction capabilities.
Currently, Lantz handles projects in the commercial and retail sectors, including the education, healthcare, industrial, municipal and civic, religious, residential, and senior living markets. In Timberville, Lantz Construction Company constructed the Sentara RMH Timber Way Health Center. The project consisted of the new construction of a one-story health center, including an interior build-out for x-ray imaging capabilities, procedural rooms, and a physical therapy gym.
5601 6th S Suite #550, Seattle WA 98108
With roots going back to the 1950s, Andersen Construction has established itself as a top construction company, and it serves multiple states. The company has been building in and around Seattle since 1970 and has continued to grow in the Seattle market in the last few decades. In 2009, a permanent Seattle office was established to cater to healthcare and educational markets.
This multifaceted company has also completed a wide assortment of projects across the country in different markets including the multifamily housing, advanced technology, commercial office, industrial, and hospitality sectors. With the company’s continuous improvement and longstanding expertise in construction, Andersen Construction has been consistently recognized by award-giving bodies and was even ranked among the Top 100 General Contractors in the U.S. by Building Design + Construction for three consecutive years.
One of the company’s noteworthy projects is the Vancouver Clinic Ridgefield. The single-story, 15,400-square-foot medical office building features 20 exam rooms and space for blood sampling, radiology, waiting areas, as well as staff support for primary and urgent care services.
Howard Shockey & Sons, Inc.
1057 Martinsburg Pike, Winchester, VA 22603
Howard Shockey & Sons is a privately-held company established in 1896 and is a member of a diversified construction consortium, The Shockey Companies. In the construction business for well over a century, the company is one of Virginia’s oldest, largest construction companies. It has been delivering exceptional services across a gamut of industries including education, healthcare, senior living, correctional, parking and transit, commercial, historic renovation, manufacturing, and industrial sectors. Throughout the years, the company has grown from a one-man carpentry shop to a multistate contractor.
Serving clients across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, the company has garnered multiple awards and recognition from local, regional, and national organizations for its impressive projects and dedication to quality construction. These awards include being named among ENR’s list of Top 400 Contractors in 2018 and 2019 as well as being ranked among Virginia Business Magazine’s Top 10 General Contractors.
In the healthcare sector, Hockey was hired as the general contractor for the Hampshire Memorial Hospital. The hospital serves as a critical-access care facility for the rural community in West Virginia. The 63,930-square-foot facility features an emergency department space, a medical imaging department and laboratory, and increased outpatient post- and pre-operation bays. The company also served as the general contractor for the 24,891-square-foot medical building connected to Hampshire Memorial. The building consists of a rural health clinic and administration offices. The project is certified LEED Silver by the USGBC.
N216 State Hwy. 55, Kaukauna, WI 54130
One of Wisconsin’s leaders in cutting-edge design-build services, Keller continues to evolve and broaden its construction services for a wide spectrum of markets. Founded in 1960, the company guarantees that every Keller-built structure comes with high-quality materials and craftsmanship. Standing behind each of their projects has been one of the company’s hallmarks in reaching its decades worth of success. The company also prides itself on being 100 percent employee-owned and every employee is dedicated to providing top-notch customer service.
In 1960, Walter Keller founded the company in Kaukauna, Wisconsin. Initially, the firm focused exclusively on large-scale agricultural structures before expanding the company’s presence in the retail, financial, and healthcare markets. In 1986, the company transitioned into an employee-owned enterprise through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan. Today, Keller has offices in the Fox Cities, Madison, Milwaukee, and Wausau and has grown to include more than 250 employee-owners.
3225 Big Horn Ave., PO Box 2630, Cody, WY 82414
Sletten Companies is a general contracting company with licenses across 16 states. John Sletten, company founder, started the company in 1928 as Kleppe Sletten Construction which later on became John Sletten Construction. At first the company focused on light commercial construction and remodelling work
Over the years, the company expanded and began taking on larger projects across multiple industries. Decades later, Sletten Companies has evolved into a construction specialist for the education, justice, aviation, industrial, and healthcare sectors.
A completely employee-owned company, Sletten is a member of the Employee Stock Ownership Plan Association and the National Center for Employee Ownership. As employee-owners, each Sletten employee is committed to providing clients with outstanding results and exceeding their expectations in each project. The Sletten team continues to prove its expertise in multiple construction methods, which is evident through the company’s 85 percent repeat client rate.