Types of Construction
Contractors normally specialize in one or more of the following types of construction:
General Building Construction
Skyscrapers, office buildings, apartments, plants, schools, hospitals, churches, government buildings and housing -- virtually every type of structure.
Highways and the many related facilities such as bridges, grade separations, culverts, paving, earthmoving, traffic controls and landscaping.
Tunnels, airports, dams, missile bases, railroads and flood control projects.
Pipeline installations, sanitation projects, water works and other utility needs of a state, county, city or community.
Concrete, wood and steel framing, siding, roofing, painting, sheetrock and plaster, plumbing, heating and cooling, electrical, security, finish carpentry, all of the specialized sub trades.