Commercial Contracting’s Version of the Dream Team
Ownership of Calahan Construction has passed down through four generations of the Calahan family. Our small business approach gives your project the attention it deserves while delivering the highest quality results to even the most large-scale projects.
Any time you have a question, concern, idea, or problem, you can reach a family member, including the owners. We look forward to building a long-term relationship with you.
CEO AND PROJECT EXECUTIVE
Raised in the family business, Don cut his teeth in the field, first as a laborer moving up to superintendent and then project manager. Don assumed the CEO position of the company in 2003. He works to understand and identify the client’s vision and expectations while focusing on preconstruction planning for each project.
Don works closely with and provides support and guidance to the project team to facilitate estimating, planning, scheduling, and controlling the project to ensure it is completed on time and within budget. Don also facilitates preconstruction planning and keeps all lines of communication open during construction to ensure efficient project closeout.
Rich is responsible for the overall construction function of the company. Raised in the family business, he has performed nearly every job possible on a construction site. He began as a laborer before working his way to superintendent and project manager. Rich dives deep into safety as our Safety Manager. He ensures our projects meet the most rigorous safety standards by following all applicable local, state, and federal regulations.
Rich oversees the project teams, interacts with clients and other stakeholders, manages deadlines and budgets, and develops relationships with vendors and partner businesses. He knows how to lead a team of technical experts across multiple construction projects and develops collaborative teams.
SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER
As the son of the founder, Gordon has over 60 years of construction experience leading the team. His extensive experience is utilized to help other team members with training and support as they develop their craft.
As a Project Manager, Gordon is the single point of contact for the Calahan Construction Services team. As such, he is a vital team member, working closely with the Estimator and Superintendent during the preconstruction and construction phases of the project. Gordon has the ultimate responsibility to the client and stakeholders to complete the project within the allotted time and budget.