Photo courtesy of McCarthy Holdings Inc. McCarthy self-performed the complex concrete work on the parabolic arches of the Priory Chapel in St. Louis in 1961. Related Links: 2014 Top 400 Contractors Overview: Applying Lessons Learned 2014 Top 400 Contractors List and Markets Analysis (PDF-Subscription Required) 2014 Top 400 Contractors: Q&A With Bill Dudley, Bechtel New CEO 2014 Top 400 Contractors: Ranking Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary McCarthy Corporate Website When Irish immigrant Timothy McCarthy started building farmhouses and barns in Ann Arbor, Mich., in 1864, he had no idea that, 150 years later, his firm, McCarthy Holdings Inc. (No. 18), would
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.