Big-D Construction Ranked In Utah Business' Major Employers

Nov 27, 2012, 10:36 ET from Big-D Construction

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Big-D Construction ( has been listed by Utah Business as one of Utah's Major Employers, coming in at #125.


The Major Employers list was based on number of employees. Big-D, who has 680 Utah employees, was ranked as the largest building contractor (construction manager/general contractor) on the list. All three major construction sectors improved in 2011, and Utah's construction industry contributed to 4.5% of the Utah GDP.  Big-D's contribution was led by the following market segments: food and distribution, manufacturing, healthcare, office, mining and higher education.

Big-D has also been named 2012 Contractor of the Year by ENR Mountain States, as well as the 2012 Best of State winner for Commercial Construction. This month marks 45 years in business for Big-D.

Other recent rankings that Big-D has been named in include:

  • Top 100 Utah Private Companies, Utah Business
  • Top 400 Contractors in the Nation, Engineering News Record (for the 24th consecutive year)
  • Top 100 Design-Build Firms, ENR Mountain States

About Big-D Construction
Big-D Construction Corporation has more than 45 years of experience in providing Design-Build, General Contracting and Construction Management services to customers from a wide variety of industries. As one of the largest construction companies in the country, Big-D employs more than 800 associates throughout the western United States.  Regional offices are located in Salt Lake City, Ogden and Lindon, Utah; Pleasanton, California; Phoenix, Arizona; and Jackson Hole, Wyoming.  For more information, please visit

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Big-D Construction
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