Top 7 University and K-12 Construction Companies

Contractor News’ list of the top construction management companies and contractors building for better education.

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April 22, 2021

Author : Patty Rodriguez

1. Turner Construction Company

The first entry on our list actually came in second on our list of the biggest construction companies in 2021: Turner Construction Company. Turner is often recognized as the biggest domestic contractor in the United States, with more than $1.5 billion in revenues in 2019.

On the company’s website, it boasts of its work on the Howard University Research Building in Washington, D.C., the Institute for Human Performance at the State University of New York, the Westlake High School and Middle School in Westlake, Ohio and the Leuzinger High School in Lawndale, California.

The company lays claim to 268 K-12 projects, 344 in higher education, 20 community college projects and 88 other projects related to institutions of education, including sports and auditoriums.

Partial screenshot of Turner Construction Company's education projects

2. Gilbane Building Company

Gilbane university projects can be viewed here, and their K-12 projects here.

Some K-12 projects include the Alfred Ely Beach High School in Savannah, Georgia, the Arbor Ridge K-8 School in Orlando Florida, the Cardinal Elementary School in Arlington, Virginia, the Atlantic Coast High School in Jackson Florida and many others.

University and college projects include Augusta University Cancer Research Center in Augusta, Georgia, multiple projects at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio, the California Polytechnic State University Engineering IV Building in California, and much more.

Gilbane lists 60 K-12 projects and 87 in university and higher education.

3. Skanska USA

Skanska came in at number 8 on our list of biggest construction companies, but ranks higher here.

There K-12 projects can be viewed here and their higher education projects here. Skanska lists 89 higher education projects and 25 K-12.

4. Balfour Beatty US

Balfour Beatty US saw more than $700 million in 2019 revenue. On their website, the company lists 43 higher education projects and 49 in K-12.

5. McCarthy Holdings

In total, McCarthy Holdings lists 58 education projects, all viewable here

6. DPR Construction

DPR Construction only lists projects in higher education, but they have a whopping 99.

7. STO Building Group

STO Building Group, formerly StructureTone, lists 32 higher education projects and four K-12 projects.

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