Nine Decades of Owner Satisfaction

Heavy Civil Contractors - Lawrence Construction in Colorado

Heavy Civil Contractors, Lawrence Construction, are based in Colorado and work throughout the western United States. As Colorado’s most experienced CDOT pre-qualified Contractor in business since 1924, Lawrence Construction Company has been a pioneer in heavy highway and bridge-construction for nine decades.

Family-owned and operated by fourth generation Rick Lawrence, Lawrence Construction continues to uphold its reputation as heavy civil contractors in Colorado who complete jobs safely, on time and within budget by “Doing it Right the First Time.” Lawrence Construction represents exceptional value in the construction industry by maintaining high standards in safety, quality workmanship, construction management and innovation.

Headquartered in Littleton, Colorado, the professionals at Lawrence Construction are experienced heavy civil contractors. We operate with a lean, professional team of management, employees and crews who take pride in quality workmanship. CEO and president, Rick Lawrence, began his professional engineering career in 1984 with a degree in civil engineering from Colorado State University. Managing the company full time since 1995, Rick is dedicated to applying his hands-on construction and engineering experience both in the field and while partnering with design firms to ensure quality construction outcomes. Rick has successfully pioneered fast-track and design-build technologies that have been well-received in the construction industry.

In addition, Lawrence Construction leads other heavy civil contractors in Colorado with their commitment to safety and environmental stewardship based on core company principles including pollution prevention & compliance assurance, measurable results & continuous improvement, accountability structures, and enabling systems that help the company achieve its Colorado Stormwater Excellence standard on an annual basis.

Lawrence Construction Company performs work under FHWA guidelines and Performs Construction Services in Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, Texas, Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, North & South Dakota, Kansas, and Nebraska. For more information, please contact us.

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Lawrence Construction Projects

First Creek Restoration

This project was a bid build that included moving 158,000 cubic yards of flood plain to stockpiles throughout the site more...


Peak Period Shoulder Lane

This $56 million CM/GC project involved widening I-70, replacing 2 bridges, working along Clear Creek and installing the Peak Period Express Lane. more...


Trinidad Viaduct

Modified Design/Build I-25 between Van Buren and Main Street, Las Animas County Phases 1 & 2 more...


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