High Construction provides commercial construction, design-build, and general contracting services in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia.
The High organization was founded in Lancaster, Pa., in 1931 as High Welding Company. Since that time, High has significantly grown and expanded. Guided by The High Philosophy of building trustworthy relationships and being innovative leaders, the High companies are a diverse group of businesses serving a broad customer base in the Eastern and Midwestern United States. High Industries Inc. affiliates provide steel bridge superstructure fabrication and erection; precast concrete building systems; metal processing and distribution; specialty hauling; air-quality and safety consulting; and construction. High Real Estate Group LLC affiliates offer real estate development and brokerage; architecture; and hotel development and management.
High Construction began in 1978. As part of an organization that develops, owns, and operates a portfolio of more than 10 million square feet of commercial, industrial, hospitality, retail, and multifamily properties, we bring unsurpassed experience and expertise to facility construction.
- Richard (Rick) L. Stoudt, Jr., President
- Richard F. Pagano, Vice President of Business Development
- Michael J. Kreider, Vice President of Estimating
- Gregory A. Spaulding, Vice President of Operations
Safety Awards & Honors
- Member, 2016-2021 ABC Keystone/OSHA Partnership
- Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) - Gold Level Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors Keystone Chapter (2008-2019)
- Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) - Gold Level Award by the Associated Builders and Contractors National (2008-20189)
- 2008-2018 Excellence in Construction Safety - Gold Level Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Keystone Chapter
- 2008 Occupational Excellence Achievement Award from the National Safety Council
Recognition from our Business Partners
- 2012 National Construction Best Practices Award by the American Subcontractors Association
- 2011 Construction Manager of the Year by the American Subcontractors Association of Central Pennsylvania
- 2010 General Contractor of the Year by the American Subcontractors Association of Central Pennsylvania
- 2009 General Contractor of the Year by the American Subcontractors Association of Central Pennsylvania
- 2008 General Contractor of the Year by the American Subcontractors Association of Central Pennsylvania
- 2007 General Contractor of the Year by the American Subcontractors Association of Central Pennsylvania
- 2008-2019 Children’s Miracle Network sponsor, raising over $330,000 through our Annual Golf Invitational for Subcontractors, Suppliers, Architects, and Engineers
- 2016 Live United Award presented to the High companies by United Way for providing a significant contribution toward improving the quality of life for those in need through giving, advocating, and volunteering
- 2008 Friend of Habitat Award presented to the High companies by Lancaster Area Habitat for Humanity
- 2006 Corporate Citizen of the Year Award presented to the High companies by Journal Publications
The High Philosophy
Every Company dreams its dreams and sets its standards. These are ours...
We are committed to two great tasks:
1. Building Trustworthy Relationships.
- Valuing our customers and meeting their needs.
- Respecting the dignity of all co-workers and their families.
- Energizing our teamwork with participative management.
- Recognizing and rewarding the accomplishments of our co-workers.
- Strengthening our partnership with suppliers.
- Contributing to a world of beauty and prosperity and peace.
2. Being Innovative Leaders.
- Creating an environment for innovation since 1931.
- “Right the first time” – High quality products and services.
- Investing profits to secure our future.
“We give good measure”