With more than 8,000 high-paying jobs available in Dallas, many companies are looking to invest in the expansion, renovation, and interior improvements of their offices to create a more dynamic, productive work environment. We’ve carefully selected the best tenant improvement contractors in the city to help businesses find the right contractor that can create these cutting-edge, innovative spaces. These rankings are based on the contractors’ notable projects, the years of experience they have in the business, their notable clientele lists, favorable customer reviews, media mentions, and the awards they’ve received.
10860 Switzer Ave. Suite #114, Dallas, TX 75238
JNT Developers has been in the industry for 15 years and has served employers in the Dallas and Fort Worth Metroplex. The firm is capable of turning old offices into Class A level workspaces by implementing modern, tasteful designs. In one of their works, JNT professionals created an open space layout for OPM Office Space. The simplicity of the office design creates a neat and tidy look, making the space more appealing for employees to be productive.
JNT Developers can handle any type of tenant build-out, as well as turn-key, design-build projects. It has remodeled more than 300 homes, re-roofed 400 homes and buildings, and completed a wide variety of commercial projects. In the past, the company has received several awards such as the National Association of Remodelers Industry award for Commercial Specialty Category and a Contractor of the Year Award for the Commercial Interior Category.
MYCON General Contractors
17311 Dallas Pkwy. Suite #300, Dallas, TX 75248
Specializing in commercial construction and general contracting services, MYCON General Contractors serves clients across all of Texas. The firm has completed projects in different market sectors, including healthcare, retail, worship, office, and industrial. MYCON is a top-tier construction company that has obtained the qualifications to place on the top lists of several national magazines, including Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) 2018 Top Contractors in Texas and Louisiana. They can also be found on ENR’s 2018 Top 400 Contractors in the U.S., as well as the Top Contractors in Texas and Louisiana list provided by Market Sectors in the Design-Build category.
The firm completed the Bright Realty Center, a 112,000-square-foot four-story office building with below-grade parking. MYCON performed exterior and interior renovations to the 1979 building and made it more spacious and steeped the space in a refreshing modern design.
201 W Commerce St., Dallas, TX 75208
ElleCo Construction has worked on multiple tenant improvement projects for offices across Dallas. From retail buildings to clinics, and from banks to offices, the company has done it in the past 15 years of operations. For discerning clients who want a touch of modernity and functionality, ElleCo excels in both. The company has provided office construction for ESI, Aviall, and the McClure Law Group.
This general contractor not only specializes in commercial office and retail tenant finish-out remodeling services, but it also provides industrial and manufacturing remodeling services and exterior renovations. ElleCo is one of the trusted and reliable commercial remodelers in Dallas lauded by many clients and industry experts like the American Society of Interior Designers, the International Interior Design Association, and the American Institute of Architects.
4464 Sigma Rd. Suite #150, Dallas, TX 75244
Equipped with more than 20 years of experience in the construction industry, Greg Gordon knew he could succeed as a better, independent commercial contractor. So he established Gordon Highlander. Gordon is a third-generation builder and under his leadership the company has successfully completed more than 2,060 projects worth $200 million in value.
Gordon Highlander is a provider of high-end, innovative interior finishing services for different spaces like offices, retail showrooms, healthcare facilities, and industrial properties in North Texas. In Dallas, Gordon professionals completed the Nix, Patterson, Roach office—a high-end law firm—within eight weeks. The project managers upgraded the old space into a functional and upgraded space with specialized millwork, ceiling features, and custom automatic pivot doors on Creston controls.
3300 Plano Pkwy., Bldg. A, The Colony, TX 75056
VCC is a general contracting firm licensed to operate in all 50 states. The company has worked on hundreds of projects across the country for various sectors, including retail, office, multi-family, hospitality, and industrial. For its collective work, VCC ranked 94th and 95th among ENR’s Top 400 Contractors list in 2015 and 2016, respectively.
Two of VCC’s most notable tenant improvements are First Command Bank and Preston North Financial. VCC renovated 10,000 square feet of Preston North Financial. The building features a newly upgraded office lobby, elevator lobby, and public corridors for the first, second, and third floors. Other renovations were performed in restrooms on the first three floors, new glass handrails were installed on the fourth and fifth floors, and clean finishes of the ceiling surrounding the elevator shaft were provided. For the final touch of elegance, exterior porcelain tile was formed on existing concrete.
ANDRES Construction Services
3710 Rawlins St. Suite #1510, Dallas, TX 75219
ANDRES Construction Services is a 100% employee-owned company known for its superb client relations in Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, and Houston. With client satisfaction as its number one priority, the firm sees every project as a way to develop potential repeat clients by solving problems, preventing delays, cost overruns, and quality issues. Even the top executives, Wade, Gil, and Warren Andres, are hands-on in supervising all of ANDRES’s projects. From the executives all the way to its smaller project crews, ANDRES is committed to solving problems without placing a burden on the client.
Built in 2013, One Dallas Center is one of the firm’s tenant improvement projects. The building features commercial office spaces and high-rise apartments for rent at the center of Downtown Dallas. ANDRES transformed this office tower into a mixed-use facility consisting of the lower floors for businesses while the top 17 floors are designated as residential apartments. ANDRES received the TEXO Construction Association Merit Building Award in 2014 for this projec
5525 N MacArthur Blvd. Suite #400, Irving, TX 75038
For 50 years EMJ Corporation has been a leading nationwide construction firm aiming to deliver unique value to its customers through its steward construction projects. Since its inception, the corporation has rendered 280 million square feet of projects across 47 states and the Columbia district. EMJ corporation earned a spot among the Top 400 ENR Contractors in the U.S. in 2013, 2014, and 2015. It also received citations from Dallas Business Journal and D CEO Magazine in 2017.
EMJ converted an existing three-story, 24,000-square-foot commercial building in Dallas to a spacious workspace for 1,800 employees. The team worked on interior improvements and completed a redesign of the building’s mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems with the placement of new air conditioning units, twelve air handling units, and an Evaporcool pre-cooling system. The building consists of additional amenities such as a 20,000-square-foot full-service kitchen, a dining facility, and an 8,000-square-foot outpatient health and wellness clinic.
The Beck Group Construction Company
1807 Ross Ave. Suite #500, Dallas, TX 75201
The Beck Group Construction Company has been offering excellent and safe construction expertise for more than a century. One remarkable project of the firm involved the renovation of the Hughes Warehouse. This project consisted of a 27,000-square-foot building renovation and a 12,000-square-foot headquarters office construction. The Beck Group Construction Company was assigned to cut a courtyard into the building and install custom glass and steel curtain walls. The company also integrated additional windows into the brick facade designed to mitigate solar gain.
Throughout the years, The Beck Group has delivered award-winning construction and architecture expertise throughout Texas. Recognized as both groundbreaking and trendsetting, the firm brings a full range of skills combined with creative thinking to meet and exceed client expectations. Its architecture, construction, sustainable methods, and technology services are available in Georgia, Colorado, Florida, and Mexico.
3131 McKinney Ave. Suite #200, Dallas, TX 75204
Consistently listed on the top 25 general contractors list in the country since 1997, DPR Construction has proven its unique and technical expertise with a passion for results. For almost three decades, the construction company has been doing everything it can to earn client trust and build great, lasting relationships through high-quality construction management and renovation services nationwide.
Capital One Services, Inc. selected DPR Construction to work on the expansion of its 205,000-square-foot campus. The firm provided interior improvement services to create a space that can accommodate 1,2000 employees. This structure was built with six training rooms and a full-service cafeteria with separate themed serving areas, collaborative spaces, a game room, and 550 additional parking spaces. The campus is now incorporated with space for focused work, collaborative teaming areas, and spaces for impromptu conversations.
JE Dunn Construction
14951 N Dallas Pkwy. Suite #700, Dallas, TX 75254
JE Dunn Construction Company is considered among the top contractors nationwide in several specialty areas such as construction services management, design-build, and integrated project delivery. Its purpose is to enrich lives through inspired people and places. The firm’s vision is to become an essential business partner for clients by understanding their purposes, their goals, and then provide alternative solutions.
Among the firm’s notable projects is the construction of the Capital Commons Office Building and build-out of the St. David’s Foundation Headquarters. Capital Commons is an office building that consists of five floors of structured parking and four floors of office space for St. David’s Foundation Headquarters. JE Dunn Construction Company was also assigned to complete the tenant interior finishes of the headquarters.
3500 Maple Ave. Suite #1300, Dallas, TX 75219
Founded in 1977, Structure Tone is a leading full-service general contracting firm serving the major business areas in Texas. It is currently one of Texas’s top-ranked construction management firms, providing renovation and expansion, new construction, and infrastructure upgrade services while integrating sustainability and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) practices. It also employs building information modeling (BIM) and delivers projects through construction management, general contracting, design-build, and integrated project delivery. The company has offices in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, and Austin.
Structure Tone is recognized as one of the premier interior contractors in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The firm’s impressive list of accolades includes AIA Design Awards, Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) Awards, US Green Building Council Awards, ENR Top Contractor rankings, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration Awards.
Featured here is one of the many projects the company has done. With an existing 14,800-square-foot work-space, Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss chose Structure Tone to construct a spacious office space, which included a break room, an art gallery, and an ornamental staircase connecting floors 30 and 31 at the Chase Tower.
3100 McKinnon St., Dallas, TX 75201
For 110 years, Balfour Beatty has been providing world-class general contracting, at-risk construction management, and design-build services across the nation and the globe. With its lean practices and processes, it has consistently earned high rankings in the lists provided by ENR.
One of Balfour Beatty’s projects is the construction of a 75,855-square-foot, multi-floor building within a tight schedule of 16 weeks. With only a few weeks remaining in the second phase, Balfour Beatty took the challenge head-on and delivered effective solutions while addressing stringent budget concerns.
5910 N Central Expressway, Suite #900, Dallas, Texas 75206
Dallas-based UCS Group is a commercial general contracting firm that specializes in turnkey solutions for retail, medical, office, and restaurants.CEO Henry Rodriguez established a strong reputation throughout the Southeast region over the past 19 years. He guides the firm’s day-to-day operations along with his son, Chris, who serves as vice president.
The company’s tenant improvement projects include design-build and renovations solutions for office spaces, hallways, and production floors. Its crew of experienced and knowledgeable personnel are adept in creating functional spaces without sacrificing style. From the laid back beach vibe of the Dallas office of Margaritaville to the futuristic contemporary layout of Paragon Project Resources, UCS Group’s team can successfully complete every project on time and under budget.