Walbridge is an Engineering News-Record “Top 50” U.S. construction company with 15 offices in the United States and international offices in Mexico, South America and the Middle East. Headquartered in Detroit, Mich., Walbridge serves a broad range of markets, including: automotive, aviation, commercial, education, government, industrial, industrial process, manufacturing, mission critical, power and energy, and water/waste water.
The company is known for managing complex projects with dexterity and offering delivery systems that fit any client’s needs, including: general contracting, design-build, construction management, and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC.)
The company also self-performs concrete placement, the rigging and transport of equipment for industrial companies, and facility management. Walbridge Technologies LLC provides a full-range of virtual design & construction (VDC) services to construction clients, as well as the latest in smart mapping and computerized modeling to customers requiring individualized services. Walbridge Process Engineering & Construction is a full-service EPC firm combining Walbridge’s construction expertise with the process engineering capabilities of Process Engineering Associates (PROCESS) of Oak Ridge, Tenn.
Walbridge, founded in 1916, employs 1,000 people who are committed to sustainable construction and maintaining an injury-free workplace. The company has been recognized by Environmental Health and Safety as one of “America’s Safest Companies.” Walbridge continues to pioneer advances in the industry with its lean construction practices and continuous improvement techniques.
Walbridge is privately owned and is led by Chairman and CEO John Rakolta, Jr. In 2015, the company was ranked 38th on ENR’s list of the Top 400 U.S. Contractors, based on 2014 revenue of $1.52 billion.