Cupertino is California’s Silicon Valley. It was initially a small rural village known for its agriculture. After World War II, Cupertino evolved into what is now known as Silicon Valley. It is also the location of Apple’s corporate headquarters.

Businesses are looking for reliable contractors to meet the demand as more people seek to live in the city. The below list includes several contractors in the area with expertise in industrial construction and strong portfolios. The following are the top industrial contractors in Cupertino, California.


Cupertino Electric

1132 North Seventh St, San Jose, CA 95112

Cupertino Electric, Inc. (CEI) is an electrical engineering and construction firm that identifies problems and provides cutting-edge alternatives to commercial, energy, and data center customers facing rapid change. Cupertino Electric, established in 1954 by Gene Ravizza and Pete Kraljev, has fostered innovation in and around Silicon Valley by providing the infrastructure that has empowered forward-thinking companies to realize their vision.

CEI has grown from humble roots to serve sophisticated customers in a wide range of industries over the last six decades. Despite its growth and geographic reach, it remains guided by a few unwavering values such as integrity, excellence, innovation, people, and safety. In 2021 alone, it was awarded the National Award of Merit by the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA), Project of the Year Award by the International Partnering Institute (IPI), and is the San Francisco Business Times’ #1 Largest Electrical Contractor in the Bay Area.


Rudolph and Sletten

2 Circle Star Way, 4th Floor, San Carlos, CA 94070

For 50 years, Rudolph and Sletten, one of the West Coast’s premier general building contractors, has set trends and raised standards. The firm has designed some of California’s most recognizable and iconic structures. The firm’s headquarters are in San Carlos, California, with regional offices in Roseville, Irvine, Los Angeles, and San Diego.

Jonathan Foad is the company’s president and CEO. Jonathan has been with Rudolph and Sletten for 30 years, beginning as a project engineer. He received his bachelor’s degree in construction management from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.

Throughout its six decades in the business, Rudolph and Sletten have been featured in numerous publications. Some of these are the San Diego Daily Transcript, The Silicon Valley Business Journal, The San Francisco Business Times, The North Bay Business Journal, and Modern Healthcare Magazine. It also holds affiliations with the Construction Management Association of America, The Design-Build Institute of America, the U.S. Green Building Council, and the American Institute of Architects.


DPR Construction

1510 S. Winchester Blvd, San Jose, CA 95128

DPR Construction began operations in 1997, specializing in large-scale projects ranging from ground-up high rises to multimillion-dollar structures in the advanced technology, commercial, healthcare, higher education, and life science industries. Its approach depends entirely on the customer’s needs, allowing the team to adjust its creation to provide the most value possible.

Nils Blomquist leads the firm’s Sacramento Business Unit. Under his direction, the firm develops strategic solutions that consider sustainable factors, virtual designs, and production. The firm has garnered various honors with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), certifying the team and receiving the 2021 Award of Merit Southwest Best Projects, Best Higher Education/Research Project, and Best Health Care Project and Sustainability Award of Merit, all from Engineering News-Record.


Truebeck Construction

5976 West Las Positas Blvd, Suite 102, Pleasanton, CA 94588

Truebeck Construction was established on commitment and idealism; the company strives to disrupt the traditional and familiar and raise the bar daily. It is motivated by the belief that it can improve construction methods and raise standards to create exemplary places for its community. The firm, founded in 2007, serves clients in San Francisco, San Mateo, Pleasanton, Sacramento, Portland, and the surrounding areas.

Truebeck works diligently to provide the best service, quality, and value possible, and the firm’s team strives to make their work exciting and remarkable. Under the direction of co-founders Sean Truesdale and David Becker, the firm has received numerous awards, including the 2019 San Francisco Business Times Top 100 Bay Area Corporate Philanthropists, the 2019 Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Founder’s Award of Excellence, and the 2019 Silicon Valley Business Times Top 30 Largest General Contractor in Silicon Valley.


W.E. O’Neil

909 N. Pacific Coast Hwy, #400, El Segundo, CA 90245

W.E. O’Neil Construction was founded in 1925 and has since grown to become an award-winning and nationally recognized industry leader. Its foundation is based on its people and their commitment to excellence, integrity, and responsiveness to the needs of its clients. The firm’s knowledge spans almost every commercial market sector and project delivery methods, such as design-build, design-assist, construction management at risk, and lump sum bid.

The O’Neil name has become equated with quality professional construction services, owing to four generations of family leadership and almost 100 years of experience. Its exceptional works have been featured by multiple publications in 2021 alone, including Business Wire, Long Beach Business Journal, The Porterville Recorder, and The Business Journal.

Brian Ramsay currently leads the firm as its CEO, who has diverse management experience in the construction field, including being a Project Engineer, Project Manager, Estimator, and Project Executive. Mr. Ramsay oversaw the successful launch of a new subsidiary office in Denver, Colorado, in 1999 and was then promoted to President of the California office in 2003, before rising through the ranks as CEO in 2014.


West Builders

120 Railroad Ave, Richmond, CA 94801

West Builders, founded in 2002, offers design-build delivery, pre-construction, construction, seismic upgrades, retrofit, LEED certification, entitlement and permit support, development management, and commercial construction services. West was formed on the knowledge gained from the founding partners’ combined 85 years of construction experience. This experience includes successful projects totaling more than $1.7 billion and 21,000,000 square feet.

The majority of the firm’s projects were lump-sum design-build or design-assist developments. The construction cost and project timeline were negotiated during or shortly after the design development stage, led by Todd Whitlock and Ricardo Zamorano. By 2021, West has allocated approximately $1 billion in contracts in the Bay Area and Southern California.


RMC Constructors

5045 East McKinley Ave, Fresno, CA 93727

RMC Constructors is a multi-state licensed general contractor and construction management company. Its services include project development, design-build, construction, construction management, and post-construction services. It has exceeded its clients’ standards with its versatility, innovation, and quick construction since 1983. Today, RMC is the leading builder of fast-paced projects throughout California and the United States.

RMC Constructors is headed by Cal Roberts, who founded the firm in 1983. With Mr. Roberts’ 38 years of experience, he has guided the company through consistent and planned growth. Today, the firm holds affiliations with the U.S. Green Building Council and has some of its works featured by Elk Grove Citizen, Sacramento Business Journal, and North Bay Business Journal.

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