Construction Advisory Council

Construction Advisory Council - CAC

“Industry Partners for the Future”

The Purdue University School of Construction Management Technology is committed to excellence in learning, discovery, and engagement in and for the construction industry.  The purpose of the Construction Advisory Council (CAC) is to support and promote the Construction Management program. 

The CAC will meet two times per year with special committees meeting as needed.  The Executive Committee of the CAC will provide leadership to the CAC, and will be composed of the “Industry Partners of the Future” plus individuals.   The term of the appointment to the CAC will be from July 1 to June 30 of the following year.

Meet our 2017-18 Construction Management Technology Executive Committee


Bob Gallo
Power Construction, LLC


1st Vice President
Charlie Barnard
Hensel Phelps
Purdue BCM Alum 1992


CAC Membership


Corporations - “Industry Partners for the Future”    $4,000

Any corporation that participates in the “Partners for the Future” is entitled to designate one representative and one alternate of the corporation to participate in the activities of CAC and to serve on the Executive Committee.   Industry Partners may attend the BCM Career Fairs at no additional charge.

For more information on joining the CAC please contact Brenda Sheets (765) 496-2976

2017-2018 Construction Management Technology Construction Advisory Council Members



A M King A M King is a fully integrated design, construction, facility maintenance and property services company that successfully delivers quality projects in the sectors of food processing, cold storage, distribution, industrial, manufacturing, and commercial facilities throughout the United States. For more information, head to




American Contractors Insurance Group ACIG is a group captive insurance organization providing services to forty very large and sophisticated contractors working across the country.  ACIG writes workers compensation, general and auto liability coverages.



Anning Johnson Anning Johnson is one of the largest specialty drywall contractors in the United States. Through ten Anning Johnson district offices we offer a wide range of contracting operations to general contractors, owners and developers with an emphasis on drywall systems, acoustical ceilings, framing, carpentry, metal deck, EIFS, lath and plaster, insulating concrete roof decks, spray fire-proofing, painting and decorating


BMW Constructors, Inc. BMWC tackles the world’s toughest, most daunting industrial construction challenges. We find solutions where others can’t. That’s what sets us apart.

Our work encompasses an array of industrial sectors, including aerospace, chemical, electric power, food and beverage, oil and gas, pharmaceutical and biotechnology, refining and semiconductor. We work for some of the most progressive, innovative companies in North America. They trust us with their most difficult projects because they know we leave no room for error, shortfalls, or indecision—and because our work speaks for itself.

BMWC has been in business since 1955. It’s our unwavering commitment to safety, keen eye for detail and highly specialized capabilities that have kept us growing and thriving for so many years. Our clients know they can count on us because we hold ourselves to a higher standard than anyone else in the business. If you can’t afford schedule delays, we’re the team to call.

We believe that a company’s success is based on its people—and its leadership. Our leadership understands the importance of being hands-on with our clients. In fact, most of our project managers are also owners of the company. So if you have a question on a jobsite, you’re in direct contact with the people in charge.

When there’s absolutely no room for error, no matter the size of the job, we’re the people who get it done right. We solve the world’s most difficult industrial construction challenges every day. That’s what makes us your industrial-strength contractor of choice.


Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty We are a world-class infrastructure business – the experts in everything from financing, planning and design to construction, maintenance and support.  Operating in over 80 countries, we are a leading business in many of our markets and are setting the industry standard for ethics, safety and sustainability.


 Bowen Engineering

Founded in 1967, Bowen Engineering Corporation is a General Contractor with operation centers and projects located throughout the country. Our team performs work for clients with diverse needs, inclusive of the Power/Energy, Water/Wastewater and Industrial markets.





Brandenburg, established in 1968, is one of the nation’s largest demolition firms with a staff in excess of 700 full-time permanent employees. Brandenburg provides comprehensive asset retirement services for total plant closure as well as selective demolition designed to enhance the efficiency and profitability of ongoing plant operations. Brandenburg self-performs associated services including environmental assessments, remediation, scrap management, site preparation, electrical and mechanical utility construction and relocation, equipment salvage and rigging.

Bulley and Andrews

 Founded in 1891, Bulley & Andrews is one of the Midwest’s most trusted and accomplished construction firms.

As a family-owned firm, Bulley & Andrews offers clients a full-range of construction services including general contracting, construction management, design/build and masonry restoration. With offices in Chicago and Indianapolis, our work has a regional focus and includes new construction, renovation and restoration projects in nearly every building market.

The success Bulley & Andrews has sustained since its founding can be attributed to three core commitments: dedication to client service, technical expertise and a strong relationship with the subcontractor community. These values have guided our business since its beginning and have earned us a reputation for exceeding clients’ expectations.


Burling Builders

 Here at Burling Builders, Inc. we build more than structures. We believe that every commercial property, educational facility, health care site or housing development must meet the unique needs of those who live, work or play there. Just as our clients serve different sectors of the public, so we pride ourselves on serving you.

From the outset, we spend time learning about your organization. We ask what has worked—or not worked—in the past and what you envision for the future. We invite you to share with us your mission and any assessment tools that indicate how we might create a better experience out of the construction of your facility. We want to know what would boost employee satisfaction and how you can better serve your customers, whether they are professionals, consumers, students, patients or residents. Having assessed your specific goals, we then provide creative options that fall within your budget and time frame. We are not merely interested in how your building will function, but also in the experience people will have within that building.

We explain each phase of the project, helping you make informed decisions that work for you and your clients. Then, once construction is underway, we keep you informed at every stage, responding to any concerns that surface. Brick by brick, we build relationships with our clients. Your satisfaction is the mortar which holds our working relationship together.

At Burling Builders, Inc., the client matters. No matter the scope or cost of the project, our experienced construction team is committed not only to meeting your specific needs, but to exceeding expectations.



CalAtlantic Homes is one of the nation's largest and most respected homebuilders. Offering well-crafted homes in thoughtfully designed communities that meet the desires of customers across the homebuilding spectrum, from entry level to luxury homes. CalAtlantic Homes has a trusted reputation for quality, outstanding customer experience and exceptional architectural design. CalAtlantic Homes has more than five decades of land acquisition, development and homebuilding expertise to acquire and build desirable communities. Visit us at


Calhoun Construction Services Calhoun Construction Services provides that solid foundations for our clients.  From the start of any project, our seasoned team of construction professionals lays the groundwork for success, meticulously planning, scheduling and managing every aspect of our building projects to ensure they’re delivered on time, on budget and to our clients’ specifications/  We develop the kin o relationships with owners and subcontractors that fosters true collaborations and maintains open. Honest and productive communication.  Our safety record surpasses industry standards and we are committed to advanced construction methodologies and technologies that ensure maximum quality and efficiency.


 Clayco is a full-service, turnkey real estate, architecture, engineering, design-build and construction firm that delivers clients around the world the highest quality solutions on time, on budget and above and beyond expectations.

 Corna Kokosing Construction Company

Corna Kokosing Construction Company is a self-performing general contractor in Central Ohio providing comprehensive services in construction management and general contracting.  We specialize health care, industrial, educational, office, religious and retail projects.  Additionally, we self-perform demolition, concrete, steel erection, drywall, carpentry and cabinetry.


DPR Construction, Inc.DPR Construction, Inc. is a unique technical builder with a passion for results. Ranked in the top 50 general contractors in the country over the last 10 years, we are a national commercial general contractor and construction manager that has grown with our customers by delivering measurably more value. With the purpose of building great things—great teams, great buildings, great relationships—DPR is a truly great company. Our relentless accountability, proven technical expertise, and collaborative approach allow us to provide a higher level of quality service on projects of all sizes and complexities, whether it's a multi-million-dollar technical facility or the renovation of a single office. 





E&K has been uncompromising in the commitment to deliver the highest quality products and services our clients demand, anywhere they need them. Today,we’re one of the largest interior & exterior finish contractors in the US, with offices throughout the country. We’ve built our reputation for excellence one project at a time.




ESCO Communications, Inc

ESCO Communications was developed in 1963 with the goal of providing exceptional service and the most advanced and efficient technologies to our customers. Headquartered in Indianapolis, ESCO is an audio, video, communication, data and security systems integrator. As a systems integrator, we provide creative solutions using best of breed technologies for our customers. Solutions include healthcare communication integrations, video presentation systems, educational technologies, pro audio & lighting, audio reinforcement, life safety, fire alarm, security (video surveillance, card access), digital media and archival technology. 

The ESCO team has developed and progressed throughout the years to continuously meet and exceed our market’s expectations. As technologies continue to advance, we have the knowledge and experience that allows us to advance right along with them, ensuring that our customers' system integration needs are met now and into the future.


Executive Construction Executive Construction Inc. is a commercial general contractor with 40 years experience in the Chicagoland area.  Annual revenue for the past 3 years averaged $180 million with concentrations in new construction, tenant interiors, and data center build outs.  Our projects range from $10,000 to $60,000,000 in size and we have more than 70 million square feet of total construction experience. 


FBi Buildings, Inc.

 FBi Buildings, Inc., is a post-frame design and self-performing construction company serving agriculture, livestock and commercial/industrial markets in the Midwest that has built well more than 20,000 farm-storage, farm-shop, dairy-barn and beef monoslope structures for cattle confinement, industrial rental projects for investors, horse barns, and pole barn storage buildings for suburban landowners and hobby farmers.


Flaherty & Collins Properties

 Luxury Living. World Class Developments. Creating a Lasting Legacy. It’s what we do. As one of the Midwest’s largest and most experienced developers of multifamily properties, Flaherty & Collins Properties is a leader in development, construction and property management. We specialize in both market rate and affordable housing developments, public/private partnerships and mixed-use, urban in-fill developments. 



Form G Form G Companies is a multidisciplinary Real Estate Development and Investment Firm. Form G's exclusive focus is to assist land owners, investors, brokers, and municipalities in working together from project inception through the planning, design and entitlement phases. Looking for self motivated individuals to join our team.






Gaylor, Inc Gaylor Electric, Inc. is a multi-million dollar design/build electrical contractor providing full service design, electrical, industrial, utility, low voltage and 24 hour maintenance services to our clients. We work in almost all multi-family, commercial, healthcare and industrial markets. We pride ourselves as being one of the most progressive, high tech companies in the country with the dedicated skills and capabilities needed to help our clients meet their goals of productivity and profitability in today's competitive markets.


GE Johnson At GE Johnson, the energy is building!  We are passionate about our work and enjoy working together as a TEAM.  We are always looking for great people whether they are seasoned industry professionals, skilled crafts personnel or students looking for their first opportunity in this exciting business.  We seek professionals that possess not only outstanding leadership abilities and technical knowledge, but also the ability to communicate and to work as a team.  GE Johnson Construction offers its employees diverse training and growth opportunities, a generous compensation and benefits package, and is an equal opportunity employer.


Glass Solutions Inc. 

 Client-driven and focused on results, Glass Solutions, Inc. helps our partners realize their vision. We work to see things from our clients' point of view. We offer a full range of glass and glazing services, from curtain walls to interior installations to windows and doors. We see all of our client relationships as partnerships and we work together to deliver impressive and lasting results.  From sales to project management to shop and field personnel, we have an organization that ensures a thorough bid and quality installation on all projects we are involved in.



Hagerman, Inc. The Hagerman Group prides itself on reputation, integrity and its emphasis on people - our clients, users of the spaces we construct and our employees. In the end, our focus is on creating spaces where people work, learn, play and conduct life's everyday activities.




Helix Electric Helix Electric, Inc. is considered to be one of the most successful open-shop electrical contracting companies in the nation. California based Helix Electric has expertise with projects in virtually every field of electrical construction - design/build services, industrial and commercial developments as well as government, institutional, communications and utilities projects. Helix Electric possesses world-class technical experts who maintain vital, long-term relationships and a high level of credibility with general contractors, utility and power user customers we serve. We have a strong reputation and extensive network of customer relationships and has consistently provided new, cutting-edge product innovations.


Hensel Phelps Construction Co Hensel Phelps Construction Co. is an employee-owned company.  Since 1937, we have developed from a local builder in Greeley, Colorado into a $3 billion per year national contractor with an exciting portfolio of successful projects.  Consistently ranked in the top 50 for domestic construction, we build a diverse range of project types including commercial office, airport, industrial, correctional, public assembly, sports, healthcare, educational, institutional, public buildings, mixed-use, hospitality, transportation, entertainment, microelectronics, and laboratories.  Celebrating 75 years of experience, Hensel Phelps has retained its core values of ethical business practices, paired with one of the strongest records in the industry for on-time delivery and cost-effective performance.

The Hill Group

 The Hill Group is the leader in mechanical, plumbing and fire protection construction in the Chicago market.  The Hill Group has built its reputation on providing the highest quality services to include construction, HVAC, and plumbing services, building operations, comprehensive solutions and fire protection and sprinkler systems.


Holder Construction Company

Holder Construction Company is a nationally leading Commercial Construction Company consistently ranking in the Nation’s Top 100 contractors. Since 1960, our company’s focus is on strong relationships and top quality buildings which have resulted in over 80% repeat client business, a list including major Fortune 500 companies and experience spanning across 33 states. It is our mission not to be the biggest, but always the best.  We pride ourselves on our people and our strong company culture. Holder has been listed in the Top 25 Best Medium Companies to work for since 2004, and consistently works with our associates to maintain that reputation




 If you don't provide high quality work, you won't last long. It's that simple.  Hunt Construction Group has been around for more than 65 years. That says something about our product. Hunt was built on a simple, yet powerful, philosophy: Do the job right. It's proven to be our lasting foundation.  Strong client relationships are as important to us as our construction expertise. Both are needed to get the job done on time, in a cooperative manner, and in a way that meets the client's needs. We understand that at the end of the day, we both want the same thing - something we're proud to put our names on.


Integrated Facilities Solutions, Inc. Since 1998, Integrated Facilities Solutions, Inc. (IFS) has assisted owners with Project, Construction and Facility Management. From a modest beginning, IFS has sustained steady growth addressing Owner’s facility requirements. Today we are managing facility development programs in excess of $200 million per year. Our experience is rooted in facility operations. Therefore, as we manage your project we provide a complete life-cycle perspective to your project. Our Project Managers are experienced in leading projects with certifications that include PMP, CMAA, LEAN, LEED and CHC.


Integra With offices in Atlanta and Indianapolis, Integra Construction has a two-decade tradition of managing complex projects in the Southeast and Midwest, along with extensive experience throughout the rest of the country. We were formed in Atlanta in 1994 by David Blackmore (Purdue BCM  '84) and Jeff Powers (Purdue CEM '88) after working together at a nationally recognized general contracting firm. Our executive management team has worked together for over thirty years. This continuity of experience allows us to communicate well internally and ultimately provide better communication with owners, architects and subcontractors. 



Lend Lease


 At Lend Lease, we work with communities, clients and our colleagues to create positive legacies from funding a project right through to developing and constructing state of the art buildings and infrastructure, including hospitals, roads and bridges. We also create vibrant residential communities, productive workplaces and retail destinations.


Level 10Level 10 Construction is a full-service general contractor with offices throughout California, including Sunnyvale, San Francisco and San Diego. Level 10 is focused on providing innovative facilities to the corporate, healthcare, education, life sciences, technology, entertainment and hospitality markets. Level 10’s range of services includes preconstruction, self-performed concrete work, design-build, MEP and commissioning, and sustainable/LEED construction. Level 10’s core mission is to build at the highest level, consistently providing excellent customer service while delivering quality projects on time and within budget



MAC Construction MAC is a diversified construction company with integrated divisions working closely together to provide a wide variety of quality construction and excavation services, quality workmanship — produced by quality people. Now over 30 years in business, MAC Construction employs more than 200 construction and support professionals. MAC has offices in New Albany and Louisville.



M/I Homes

M/I Homes has been building new homes of outstanding quality and superior design for more than 40 years. Founded in 1976 by Irving and Melvin Schottenstein, M/I Homes has fulfilled the dreams of nearly 100,000 homeowners. What started as a family business, M/I has grown into a national leader.




Madison Construction Madison Construction is a fully integrated Construction Management and General Construction company employing some of the most highly  experienced and successful individuals in the industry. Madison Construction’s senior staff have managed some of the largest, most complex construction projects that encompass national and regional projects ranging from planned mixed-use communities to premier convention center districts.


McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. McCarthy Building Companies is a 150+ year old, 100% employee-owned general contractor.  Based in St. Louis, MO, we have offices nationwide, with expertise in projects including: healthcare, science & tech, education, aviation, heavy civil and sustainable green building



 Messer Construction Co. is a construction manager and general contractor providing leadership for complex commercial building projects. An employee-owned company, Messer builds better lives for its customers, communities and each other, and delivers value through quality construction and client experiences. Founded in 1932, Messer’s footprint has grown to nine regional offices located across the Midwest and Southeast. The company is consistently ranked among the country’s 100 largest contractors by Engineering News-Record, and this year rose to No. 58, after putting in place more than $1.03 billion in commercial construction in 2014. Messer now stands as one of the nation’s leading health care and higher education builders, and also boasts extensive, award-winning work in the life sciences and industrial market segments. Messer employees live where they work, resulting in the company’s sustained commitment to building better communities. That commitment has remained paramount throughout Messer’s growth, and it is achieved annually through the company’s own foundation and through the time, service and dollars invested by its employee-owners in community organizations and causes.


Meyer Najem 

 Meyer Najem is a management owned construction management firm based out of Fishers, IN that does $200M in annual revenue in the healthcare,  senior living, commercial, church/religious, government and institutional markets throughout the greater Midwest.




Michuda Construction, Inc.

 Founded in 1919, Michuda Construction, Inc. is a family owned, full service General Contracting and Construction Management firm based on the south-side of Chicago. Michuda specializes in constructing and renovating facilities for health care, educational and commercial clients throughout the Midwest. By focusing our resources on select business sectors throughout the Midwest, Michuda Construction, Inc. is able to consistently deliver superior service tailored to our clients' needs while maintaining a healthy balance between life and work for our employees.



MortensonAt Mortenson, you’ll join a team that’s committed to creating inspiring spaces and developing new ways to build. From sustainable energy supportive of our climate and economy to powering the world of tomorrow with reliable infrastructure. We understand a strong foundation is built on experienced thinking, lean innovation and collaboration and want you to be a part of it.  

Pepper Construction Group

Pepper Construction Group ( is a general contracting and construction management firm that primarily serves the non-residential and private sector markets.  Since 1927, the company has served a full range of clients including: retail, education, health care, institutional, industrial, commercial, interiors, hotel, and entertainment markets.  With 2005 gross revenues of $852 million, this Chicago-based privately owned company has more than 1,200 employees and major offices in Illinois, Indiana, Texas and California


Power Construction Founded in 1926 in Chicago, Power Construction is an 82-year old management-owned commercial construction company with a unique business model.  Power has chosen to limit its geographic reach to just the greater Chicago area. Doing so enables senior management to provide hands-on leadership for each project day-to-day and ensures that staff are able to be home with family and friends each night... no crazy travel requirements here. With more than $500 million in revenue each year, Power is the largest builder that works exclusively in this region. 


Power Design Power Design, Inc. has operated as a family-run business built on an unbending foundation of quality service, innovation and loyalty to our employees and customers. It is the passion for people, for excellence and for the customer experience that drives us to stay innovative in the ever-shifting marketplace.


PulteGroup  PulteGroup has been providing the American Dream of homeownership to families for 60 years. What started as a single home built and sold by the entrepreneurial spirit of an 18-year-old Bill Pulte, has grown into the industry’s sole multi-brand homebuilding company with the ability serve customers in all phases of life. Today, PulteGroup operates in approximately 60 markets throughout the country.




Reynolds Construction 

Reynolds delivers sustainable solutions to government agencies, industrial and private clients by performing traditional Construction as well as Alternative Delivery services of critical water and wastewater treatment facilities and pipeline installation.



RT Moore R.T. Moore is ranked in the Engineering News Record’s listing of Midwest Specialty Contractors and continues to be ranked in PHC News Top 100 Contractors for the 10th consecutive year. Established in 1955, R.T. Moore is a full-service Mechanical Contractor, serving the commercial and residential markets with plumbing, HVAC, design and construction services. R.T. Moore’s company purpose is to build something that matters. We are committed to strong customer relationships, on-time installation, quality workmanship, and dependable service, all while creating growth and opportunity for the company and its employees. 

RWE Management Company 

RWE Management Company is a construction management firm specializing in the planning, design and construction of animal care facilities, commercial and residential properties throughout Chicago and Northwest Indiana.  For more than 19 years, we have shown quality workmanship and exceeded client expectations while using the latest technologies and limiting the impact to our environment.



Ryan Companies Ryan Companies US, Inc. is committed to building lasting relationships. Ryan is a leading national commercial real estate firm offering development, architecture & engineering, construction, real estate management and capital markets solutions. We specialize in healthcare, senior living, industrial, retailers, and corporate build-to-suit and have expertise in product types such as office, education, hospitality, alternative energy, mixed-use, and multi-family housing projects across the United States. Our teams of constructors, architects, engineers, developers, property managers and financiers know how to collaborate and deliver the accountability our customers deserve. From site selection and development to design and construction to capital markets and asset management, our teams understand each other’s worlds – and merge them for a streamlined approach. Since its start more than 75 years ago in northern Minnesota, the company has expanded its Minneapolis base of operations to include offices in Chicago, Milwaukee, Phoenix, Austin, San Diego, Atlanta and Tampa as well as Cedar Rapids, Davenport and Des Moines, Iowa.; @ryancompanies


Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc.

Founded in 1989, Satterfield & Pontikes Construction, Inc. (S&P), is a construction company as firmly rooted in traditional values as we are relentless in our pursuit of cutting-edge tools and technology. We are proficient in a number of delivery methods, including general contracting, construction manager-at-risk and design build delivery methods, providing owners with outstanding quality, exceptional value and dependable on-time performance. We’re proud to continue to lead the way in conscientious construction, making the most of advanced modeling and scheduling software to ensure a final product that serves the needs of owners and their communities today and well into the future.

While “sustainable,” “eco-friendly” and “green” are industry buzzwords today, conscientious construction ideology is nothing new to us. Satterfield & Pontikes built the first building in Houston to receive Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Core and Shell certification. It’s our own corporate headquarters, a multiple-award-winning study in efficiency and contemporary design in a Class A space. 



Headquartered in Centennial, Colorado, Saunders Construction is a premier provider of comprehensive construction and development services with a focus on guiding clients through the process of turning an idea into a landmark. Saunders has become one of the Rocky Mountain region’s largest general contractors, with a focus on well-known office, municipal, education, healthcare, residential, recreation and retail facilities. Saunders offers a level of value, reliability and integrity that only comes with a company rooted in a proud tradition of excellence and dedication—and is the recipient of more than 100 industry awards for its construction excellence, employee achievements and community contributions.   

Saunders performs work primarily in Colorado, but has recently expanded with projects in Montana, Arizona, Nebraska and Wyoming. Saunders is currently ranked as one of the largest general contractors in Colorado, with $420 million in revenue in 2015.

Saunders Construction’s corporate vision is to “Break the mold of our industry, revolutionize the construction experience, and build what matters.”


Schneider  The global specialist in energy management and automation.  Schneider Electric develops connected technologies and solutions to manage energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable. The Group invests in R&D in order to sustain innovation and differentiation, with a strong commitment to sustainable development.


Shiel Sexton

In 1962, Shiel Sexton was founded on the principle that the value of a contractor should be based on more than the orchestration of manpower, materials and equipment. As our business grew in size and experience, we learned that different construction sectors require separate, specialized skill sets. We responded by creating dedicated groups, each with its own team of dedicated experts in the areas of Commercial, Education, Life Sciences, Public, and Hospitality.
This attention to detail has helped us increase our nationwide construction business steadily, year after year. It's also earned us a consistent ranking as one of America's Top 400 Contractors, as named by the national Engineering News-Record.
In 2009, Shiel Sexton was ranked the Best Place to Work in Indiana (Large Category) through the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.




Skanska is one of the world's leading construction groups. In the U.S., we are a provider of comprehensive construction services and a developer of public-private partnerships. We apply our expertise to everything from small renovations to billion-dollar projects, using a variety of delivery methods.


Skender Construction   ​ Skender is powered by more than 200 dynamic construction experts who crave innovation and new ways to transform the construction experience. Customers rave about our refreshingly unconventional approach, which is rooted in efficiency, collaboration, proactive solutions and spirited fun. With offices in Chicago and San Francisco, Skender manages new construction and renovation projects of all shapes, sizes and complexities, and is consistently recognized for its business innovation, growth, and commitment to employees. For more information, please visit  


Skillman Skillman Corporation is a family owned CM firm founded in 1972 with offices in IN, MI & OH. Our services include construction & program management, design/build, estimating & feasibility studies for colleges, universities, municipalities, senior living, healthcare, K-12 public & private education, hotel & casinos projects. Our employees are our No. 1 asset we encourage continuing education, professional development, and participation in local community & lead the industry with innovative technology & web based management tools. As members of the Metro Indianapolis Coalition for Construction Safety, Safety is First. The Skillman Corporation may be best described as the biggest little construction management firm in the Midwest ranked 90th largest Construction Management firm by ENR.



Sterling Construction Company  As a full service general contractor, Sterling Construction Corporation services a diverse group of customers. We have extensive experience with new construction and renovation projects, both small and large. Located in Mishawaka, Indiana, Sterling Construction currently has a concentrated focus on building multifamily apartment communities in the Southeast and senior housing projects throughout the Midwest. 

Sterling services include preconstruction, value engineering, vertical integration, green building, and construction management.  Vertical integration is obtained through The Sterling Group’s unique organization of internal companies including Development, Construction, Renovations, and Management. Because of our vertical integration, Sterling Construction also understands and appreciates the importance of exceptional customer focus both internally and externally which yields long-term favorable return on investment. 

At Sterling, we realize we are only as good as the people on our team.  With this in mind, Sterling has a long standing commitment to hiring the best and providing each employee the opportunity to achieve their potential.  Our commitment to employing the best, starts with our 3-Year Internship Program.


Thieneman Construction Thieneman Construction is a general contractor, focusing on municipal and industrial water and wastewater facilities.
Established in 1999, we operate from two office locations in Westfield, IN and Merrillville, IN. 

Thieneman is dedicated to exceeding client expectations by producing at a high level of quality and safety, meeting project deadlines and offering fair pricing. We self-perform the majority of the work, including earthwork, structural concrete, yard pipe, process equipment, metals installation, and exposed mechanical. This allows us to closely manage our projects which maintains our competitive edge and offers employees a broad range of opportunities. We know relationships are built on trust through hard work, integrity and a passion to build relationships not just projects. 

Thonpson Thrift Thompson Thrift is a respected and nationally recognized, full-service development and construction company dedicated to serving individuals and businesses throughout Indiana, the Midwest and the United States. A reputation for service, quality and trust has accompanied this success.

We view each project as a partnership with our clients and promote a working environment in which communication and service are stressed. The company embraces a philosophy of transparency in conducting business and is proud of the culture of customer service it has developed. We stand behind our work and much of our success has been built on the business of repeat customers and referrals.

The way in which we have seamlessly integrated Thompson Thrift's menu of services and functions affords our client-partners the resources to reach their project goals, regardless of the job's size or complexity. Our business model provides us with the in-house capabilities necessary to acquire a site, design a building, construct the building and lease, sell or manage it.


Trinitas Ventures, LLC


Trinitas draws on its exceptional heritage, commitment to excellence and core business values as it seeks to expand the firm’s position at the forefront of the student housing industry. We are real estate solution experts in a highly specialized niche with a proven track record in development, construction and property management. We create extraordinary living environments for students throughout the country.





Turner was founded in 1902 by Henry C. Turner. Throughout his career, Henry C. Turner referred tohis clients as "respected friends." The company quickly built a reputation for integrity, teamwork and commitment.  These values remain true today and are the reason we were able to celebrate our 100th anniversary. This is a milestone which all of us at Turner are very proud.  Turner is recognized as a leader in the industry. Our position and strength enables the company to provide additional value to our clients and opportunities for our employees. Together, we are Building the Future.


Walsh Group Walsh Construction is a 107 year old, family owned business in its fourth generation of leadership. and commitment.  Providing general contracting, construction management and design build services, the Chicago-based company maintains a national presence within the industry and is a subsidiary of The Walsh Group.  The Walsh Group, the parent company for both Walsh Construction and Archer Western Contractors, retains a construction fleet valued at over $250 million, and has annual revenues in excess of $2.5 billion.  The Walsh Group is recognized as one of the nation’s top 25 contractors in the ENR Top 400 List. 


Webcor Webcor Builders is among the leaders in large-scale, commercial construction in California. We have spent the last 45 years defining the skylines in San Francisco and Los Angeles, through general contracting, design-build, and our self-perform groups for concrete, door/frames/hardware, and drywall.



WilhelmThe Wilhelm name has been prominent in Indianapolis since 1923. In the 1930s and 1940s, Wilhelm became a general contractor constructing commercial, institutional, and industrial projects in Central Indiana.

In the 1950s and 1960s, Wilhelm began constructing projects throughout Indiana including university buildings at Purdue, Indiana, Ball State, and Indiana State, while continuing to work in Indianapolis for industrial customers such as Eli Lilly and Company.
In the 1970s and 1980s, Wilhelm developed its expertise at historic renovation and parking structure construction while still continuing to serve its markets developed earlier.
During the 1990s and early 2000s, Wilhelm applied its experience in structural concrete to hotels and casino hotels. Also during this period, the experience gained in pharmaceutical building was applied to hospital buildings and research laboratories.
Today, Wilhelm's breadth of expertise and depth of resources enables us to thrive, even during economic downturns, retaining key employees, and building financial strength unmatched by other construction providers in our peer group.