Granite Construction Incorporated
Granite Construction Incorporated as one of the largest diversified heavy civil contractors and construction materials producers in the United States, we strive to provide our customers with the highest standards of quality, value, and service on every project. Granite is a company with a strong set of core values and exceptional employees who have the knowledge, experience, integrity and commitment to build the infrastructure of the future. Granite Construction builds roads, tunnels, bridges, airports and other infrastructure-related projects used by millions of people. In addition, Granite produces sand, gravel, ready-mix and asphalt concrete and other construction materials. Unusual among large contractors, Granite handles both large and small jobs through its regional offices nationwide.
Project diversity is a fundamental element of our business model. From roads, highways, and bridges to rapid transit systems and airports, we’ve been in the business of building transportation infrastructure since our founding in 1922. Our experience, capabilities, and resources enable us to build projects of all sizes and scope.
We partner with customers, designers, subcontractors and suppliers on thousands of projects each year. On large projects we often share expertise, risk, and resources with joint-venture partners. We have built many long-standing relationships over the years and are proud of our reputation as a reliable and trusted partner.
Granite was founded by principled leaders who built clear values and leadership into the fabric of our company. While building a financially strong firm, we are also dedicated to creating opportunities, building careers, and growing our company. Our vision is to be one of America’s leading infrastructure firms.
We believe that throguh environmental leadership, we will deliver long-term value for our customers, employees, shareholders, and the public.
We are committed to:
Meeting or exceeding the requirements of applicable environmental laws, regulations, and local rules
Conserving natural resources and energy
Conducting our business activities in a manner that minimizes environmental impacts and incorporates best practices of pollution prevention and waste minimization
We maintain environmental staff throughout Granite to support operations and to manage our environmental programs. We have developed and implemented the Granite Management System to provide consistency and reliable framework for managing our environmental responsibilities.
We maintain tools such as a comprehensive environmental and land management software system, and we support our goals by conducting self-evaluations of our operations.
We engage our employees in our efforts by providing training and raising their awareness of our environmental goals and sustainability objectives. Granite is building a strong corporate culture of environmental stewardship and resource conservation.