The market for large specialty contractors has been growing for nearly a decade and most see the current market continuing to be robust. However, there is a general feeling that a downturn may be in the offing and many large firms are watching for, and sometimes finding, cracks in the boom.
Current Top 600 Specialty Contractors Story:
ENR 2019 Top 600 Specialty Contractors: How Long Will the Boom Last?
Companies are ranked according to construction revenue in 2018 in ($) millions from specialty contracting in a prime or subcontracting capacity. Firms that were not ranked in 2017 are designated by double asterisks (**). New contract awards refer to contracts awarded in 2018. NA=not available.
Key to Type of Firm
A=asbestos abatement; C=concrete; D=demolition/wrecking; E=electrical; F=fire protection and sprinklers; G=glazing/curtain wall; M=mechanical; MA=masonry; O=other; P=painting; R=roofing; SH=sheet metal; ST=steel erection; U=utility; W=wall/ceiling; X=excavation/foundation.
|RANK 2019||RANK 2018||FIRM||FIRM TYPE|
|1||1||QUANTA SERVICES, Houston, Texas||E/U|
|2||2||EMCOR GROUP INC., Norwalk, Conn.||M/O/E|
|3||3||MASTEC INC., Coral Gables, Fla.||U/O/E|
|4||4||BRANDSAFWAY, Kennesaw, Ga.||O/C|
|5||5||API GROUP INC., New Brighton, Minn.||F/M/U|
|6||8||HENKELS & MCCOY GROUP, Blue Bell, Pa.||U|
|7||7||ROSENDIN ELECTRIC, San Jose, Calif.||E|
|8||9||COMFORT SYSTEMS USA INC., Houston, Texas||M|
|9||23||KELLER NORTH AMERICA, Hanover, Md.||X/O|
|10||10||MYR GROUP INC., Rolling Meadows, Ill.||E|
|11||12||CENTURI GROUP INC., Phoenix, Ariz.||U|
|12||11||MDU CONSTRUCTION SERVICES GROUP INC., Bismarck, N.D.||E/U/M|
|13||14||PERFORMANCE CONTRACTING GROUP INC., Lenexa, Kan.||W/O/P|
|14||17||ACCO ENGINEERED SYSTEMS, Pasadena, Calif.||M|
|15||20||CUPERTINO ELECTRIC INC., San Jose, Calif.||E/U|
|16||16||BAKER CONSTRUCTION ENTERPRISES INC., Monroe, Ohio||C|
|17||19||SOUTHLAND INDUSTRIES, Dulles, Va.||M|
|18||18||MVERGE, Indianapolis, Ind.||U|
|19||25||STEELFAB INC., Charlotte, N.C.||O|
|20||21||M.C. DEAN, Tysons, Va.||E|