Columbus is a city and a county on Georgia’s west-central border. It is Georgia’s second-largest city and the state’s fourth-largest metropolitan area. It is a thriving city with a busy downtown, excellent schools, plenty of entertainment options, and a classic charm.

If you’re looking to build an industrial building in the area, here are some of the best contractors in the city. These firms were chosen by our team for their background, history, and credentials.

Brasfield & Gorrie

1027 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901

Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the country’s largest privately-owned construction firms. The company has flourished since 1964 because it follows the Golden Rule. Its employees are highly passionate about what they do, and they want to leave an impression on the hearts and minds of its sector and the communities the firm supports and serves. It serves the industrial, retail, educational, aviation, and healthcare industries, among many others.

The firm is known for its knowledge and experience in preconstruction and self-perform and its top-notch customer service. Its diverse portfolio includes projects spanning in value from $1,000 to more than $700 million in virtually every industry sector in the United States. Some of the honors it has received over the years have come from ENR Southeast, including being named 2021 Contractor of the Year and ranking as the top 9th industrial building contractor.

Freeman & Associates

1454 54th Street, Columbus, GA 31904

Freeman & Associates is a family-owned contracting company based in Columbus, Georgia, that has been in operation for over 50 years. It can serve as the main contractor for an entire project and has the resources to do so. It can also function as a “key teaming subcontractor” for particular job packages assigned by large and small business contracting. 

The Freeman family has been engaged in the industry since 1959, first with Bob Carter and Associates and then, in 1978, with Freeman and Associates, Inc. Freeman is a member of the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), the Columbus Chamber of Commerce, and the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). It is also ASHE certified thanks to its  SYS Riverfront Campus and Riverwalk Project in Columbus, Georgia, which also received the 2001 Build Georgia award. The company operates comfortably on both a local and a national scale.

Parrish Construction Group

221 Industrial Park Drive, Perry, GA 31069

Since its inception in 1995, Parrish Construction Group has expanded to become one of Georgia’s most respectable and technically skilled construction managers. Its continued devotion to the clients it serves, its commitment to excellence, and its commitment to be better today than it was yesterday have helped it achieve this prestigious status.

From project preparation to all stages of construction and warranty service, the firm provides an unrivaled in-house package of solutions, providing projects of various scales via CM at Risk, Design-Build, and General Contracting methods. Its team is working tirelessly to bring the client’s vision and the architect’s design to reality, consistently delivering a project successfully on time and within budget. These fruitful projects are the result of the firm’s owner, Dave Cyr, and the rest of its skilled team successfully collaborating.

River City Construction

76 Goat Rock Road Fortson, GA 31808

River City Contracting lives by the mantra, “Integrity you can build on,” and incorporates it into every business decision it makes as a team. The firm takes pride in knowing that its clients will have the best possible quality, value, and overall experience throughout the project’s life cycle. The company specializes in commercial and industrial construction and the development of areas for amusement, retail, healthcare, office, and education. It also provides skilled personnel services in Fortson, Columbus, and the surrounding communities. The firm’s staff is committed to providing exceptional services to its customers at every stage of the process, from start to finish. Surpassing its clients’ standards gives its employees pride and motivates them to work hard every day.

Clients also become a part of River City Construction’s team: connections are formed and preserved long after projects are completed. The firm will customize every project to meet the needs of each client, from foundation work to renovation and full-service building projects. Clients can rely on the firm to provide exceptional craftsmanship, punctuality, accountability, security, and value.

Webb Construction Group Inc.

1920 Pierce Road, Phenix City, AL 36867

Webb Construction Group Inc. is a family-owned company founded in 1970. It is a group of commercial and industrial general contractors who are more than just project managers. The company completes its work and stands behind it. It establishes spaces for the commercial, industrial, government, business, education, healthcare, and religious sectors. Auburn University, Tuskegee University, Point University, Muscogee County Schools, Lee County Schools, and Russell County Schools are among the firm’s many clients.

Webb Construction strives to provide cost-effective and efficient projects, allowing clients to achieve greater success. As a client-focused firm, it collaborates with its clients to balance their wants and needs with their timeline and budget, regardless of the size of the project.