BEAR Construction Company has been providing client-focused General Contracting and Construction Management services since 1984. From its nine offices in Illinois, Wisconsin and Florida, BEAR’s 200 team members service all commercial markets including: Interiors, Healthcare, Industrial, Education, Municipal, Retail/Hospitality and New Construction. Completing over $3B in work, BEAR’s growth has been driven by uncompromising attention to quality, the highest levels of client satisfaction and a code of company ethics that pays homage to the firm’s family roots. Whatever the size or type of project, BEAR has the experience and the personnel to get it done. Our goal is not only to build your project, but to build a relationship for life.

We hope that you choose to
Build With The Best…Build With BEAR!

What We Do
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Our Values


At BEAR Construction Company, we make no small plans. Each day in construction brings its own challenges, and we are always developing innovative ways to overcome and avoid them to exceed your expectations.


BEAR’s corporate culture is built upon positive energy and a genuine desire to bring that energy to every project. The most important job in the world is the one we’re doing for you. We do our best to match your passion for what you do.


Every client has their own goals and ideals, and the construction market is constantly evolving. BEAR listens hard and uses our experience to stay one step ahead of each client’s needs, and we’re always monitoring industry trends and technology to create a better construction experience.


BEAR’s staff is rich in diverse and relevant experience. Seamless collaboration within our own firm and with our hundreds of trade partners can solve any problem with a solution tailored to your needs. And BEAR’s significant banking and bonding capacities mean you can rest assured that your project will get completed.
Executive Leadership

Safety First,
Safety Always

We work toward a zero-incident outcome on each project and take a proactive approach to protecting our team members and the buildings we work in.

We start our project planning with a detailed risk assessment of the many potential job site hazards, from materials to equipment to air quality and general site conditions.

BEAR Construction Company maintains a superior safety program compliant with all OSHA and industry standard safety regulations. Our management and field staff members are supplied with the latest safety education, training and certification.

Current EMR
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