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Expansive services and an exceptional portfolio of project performance have put The DeMatteis Organizations among New York’s top players in construction.

By Eric Slack

Founded in 1918, The DeMatteis Organizations are among the oldest and most respected construction and real estate companies in New York. Over the years, the firm has played a major role in the development of the city, and today the company is built around the Leon D. DeMatteis Construction Corporation (LDDCC). Named for its founder, the company has a long history of achievement in construction, real estate development and property management.

DeMatteis has sponsored a wide variety of large-scale development projects throughout the world, most of which it built through LDDCC, which is its wholly owned construction company. Utilizing a combined experience of more than 60 years, the third generation of leadership now oversees The DeMatteis Organizations, with Richard and Scott DeMatteis building and developing the quality product that has become the company’s trademark. Supporting the DeMatteis principals is a staff with a vast array hands-on experience in both the public and private sectors. The fourth generation of the DeMatteis family is being groomed to lead the organization into the future and continue the success of this long-standing New York business.

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Park Construction Co. has been leading the way in Minnesota for more than 100 years.

By Chris Petersen

Any milestone for a construction company is reason to celebrate, given that the longer a company stays in business, the more that says about its service and strength. But a company that crosses the century mark is deserving of special attention, and that’s the milestone Minnesota’s Park Construction Co. is celebrating this year. What’s even more impressive than the company’s 100 years of operation is the fact that it has remained a family owned and operated contractor for that entire time, and President Jeff Carlson says the company has the diversity and strengths needed to keep it out in front of a crowded marketplace for a long time to come.


Seeking growth domestically and beyond, Twining is bringing its world-class testing and verification services to clients in many segments of construction.

By Eric Slack

Twining has been setting standards since it was founded in 1898. From its origins as a company focused on agricultural soil testing, Twining is today a leading provider of materials testing and verification of code compliance services.

Twining has more than 200 cross-certified field personnel, a panel of nationally recognized experts who are authorities regarding their respective construction materials, and a network of sophisticated laboratories throughout California. It employs materials engineers and experts who understand construction materials and their application in the field, which allows the company to not only perform on projects with clients but to also work with regulatory agencies to play a role in improving existing regulations.

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Miller Bros ODOT 2Miller Bros. Const., Inc. and the Ohio Department of Transportation are hard at work on making enhancements to I-75.

By Eric Slack

In an age when infrastructure improvements are more important than ever, the reconstruction of I-75 in Ohio is a significant undertaking. Projects are taking place to improve the roadway in many parts of the state. This includes the Wood and Hancock County I-75 widening project, designed to create a safer highway for Ohio citizens and the traveling public.

Two of the key parties involved in this ongoing effort are the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) and Miller Bros. Const., Inc. (MBC). ODOT is a state department responsible for planning, constructing and maintaining all state and federal routes in Ohio.


E.J. Smith ConstructionE.J. Smith Construction Co. is making its name known throughout Dallas as a quality contractor. 

By Chris Petersen

The name of Emmitt Smith already carries a lot of weight in and around Dallas, having won three Super Bowl rings and entered the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a running back for the city’s beloved Cowboys. But in recent years, Smith’s name has gained notoriety in the construction world as well as one of the principal owners of E.J. Smith Construction Co. LLC. President and CEO Eugene Walker says the company has spent the last several years building a strong reputation in the Dallas construction market along with some high-profile projects throughout the city and surrounding area.

Walker, the majority owner of the company as well as president and CEO, says the company was established in 2010 with Smith as a partner. E.J. Smith Construction started its first project in early 2011, and since then the company has positioned itself in two main sectors of the industry – infrastructure heavy/ highway and civil construction, and commercial building construction.

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PCL Construction maintains high quality standards while working on the Lake Barkley Bridge project in Western Kentucky. 

By Stephanie Crets

Employee-owned PCL Construction is involved with more than 700 projects at any given time across North America, the Caribbean and Australia. The company works in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial and building construction markets, where its projects include offices, condominiums, retail outlets, hotels and resorts, educational and healthcare facilities, water treatment facilities and bridges.

Founded in 1906, PCL is the sixth-largest contracting organization in the United States and the largest in Canada, weathering every storm in the industry thanks to its diverse market reach. It is also ranked as a Top Green Contractor by Engineering News-Record magazine and has been recognized as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in Fortune magazine for 10 consecutive years.

IMG 0060The Conti Group is building a portion of a major Fayetteville, N.C., expressway project.

By Bob Rakow

The Fayetteville Outer Loop is an extensive, multi-year transportation project designed to improve traffic flow in North Carolina’s sixth-largest city, which is home to Fort Bragg, one of the U.S. Army’s largest installations.

The primary goal of the ambitious roadway construction project is to relieve traffic congestion in the city and spur economic growth. “There is no easy entry into Fayetteville,” says Jason Salisbury, resident engineer for the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT). Construction of the interstate-grade bypass around the western side of Fayetteville will eliminate that problem, he says.

Project of the Year New Hempstead Road 11 copyAfter more than four decades of operation, Montesano Bros. is known as a leading New York construction company that operates in a variety of markets.

By Eric Slack

Based in New Rochelle, N.Y., Montesano Bros. has spent more than 40 years showcasing its experience, performance quality and skilled workforce on a vast array of construction projects. Founded in the early 1970s by Frank and Pasqual Montesano, the company was incorporated as Montesano Bros. in 1975 and is now a vertically integrated construction company with diverse capabilities. 

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