Burke Construction Group began in 1984 with the primary goal of building a general contracting firm that would truly exceed client expectations. Today, Burke is recognized as one of the nation's premier general contractors.
Burke Construction Group is an award winning general contracting firm headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada with regional offices located in Washington and North Dakota. Now licensed in 25 states, Burke is uniquely positioned to meet the demands of a geographically diverse marketplace.
Celebrating over three decades of industry leadership, Burke Construction Group is the multiple recipient of the NAIOP General Contracting Firm of the Year Award and the AGC Contractor of the Year Award. Burke is an AB General Engineering / General Building Company with unlimited building license classifications, anchored with substantial bonding and insurance capabilities.
Burke has built, expanded and renovated buildings that have made Las Vegas famous, and are now applying that same award winning experience to construct state of the art buildings and facilities throughout the United States.
Over the years Burke has constructed a wide range of projects including remote worker camps, senior & assisted living housing, schools, warehouses, restaurants, casinos, religious facilities, medical buildings and office complexes. Some of Burke's clients include PIRCH, Vadatech, Cashman Equipment Company, Acadia Healthcare, Cobalt Data Centers, Marnell Properties, MGM Resorts, Caesars Entertainment, Peccole Nevada, Focus Commercial Group and the Clark County School District.
Burke Construction Group was honored recently with the 2014 General Contracting Firm of the Year Award at NAIOP’s 17th Annual Spotlight Awards. This prestigious award recognizes a General Contractor that demonstrates excellence in their field, participation in NAIOP, community service, and the delivery of significant projects in 2013. This is the fourth time Burke has been honored in this category, having previously been recognized in 2005, 2008 and 2012.
"As our local economy continues to recover, Burke is committed to meet the ever changing demands of a diverse marketplace. It is a great honor to receive this award as NAIOP is an iconic organization and the voice of commercial real estate for Southern Nevada.", said Anthony Dazzio, Chief Marketing/Governmental Affairs Officer.
Kevin Burke Reappointed to the Nevada State Contractor's Board
Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce that Kevin Burke, President & CEO of Burke Construction Group has recently been reappointed to the Nevada State Contractor's Board. The Contractors Board is responsible for regulating and ruling on all issues that impact the construction industry. Mr. Burke previously served as the Governor Appointed Chairman of the NSCB from 2009-2012.
City of Henderson Mayor Andy Hafen honors Burke Construction Group with Special Commendation for Thirty Years of Continued Service
This honor was bestowed in part for Burke’s commitment to ensuring the City of Henderson’s priorities including their long-term financial resiliency and to provide solutions to environmental issues affecting the community as well as to celebrate some of Henderson’s recent projects completed by Burke Construction Group in 2014, including Vadatech’s Corporate Headquarters, the Barclaycard Call Center and the Seven Hills Behavioral Institute Expansion projects.
Carol Cleveland-Thompson Recently Promoted to Vice President Corporate Services
Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce the recent promotion of Carol Cleveland-Thompson to Vice President Corporate Services. A 35-year payroll, personnel, and office management professional, Carol is responsible for all aspects of the company’s administrative and human resources duties.
Asurion Call Center Receives Temporary Certificate of Occupancy
On Wednesday, October 1st, Burke received a Temporary Certificate of Occupancy (TCO) for the 4th floor of our Asurion Call Center Project! This is a significant milestone for Asurion, as this allows them to begin the hiring & training process for 500 new jobs by the end of the year. This approximate 90,000 sq. ft. call center is on target to be completed on November 1st
Skagit Valley College Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Academic & Student Service Center
Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce the completion of the Skagit Valley College Charles Lewis Academic and Student Services building in Mount Vernon, Washington.
Bellevue Transportation Center Obtains Temporary Certificate of Occupancy
Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce recently obtaining TCO's for Phases 1 & 2 for our Bellevue School District Transportation Maintenance Facility in Bellevue, Washington. The school district is now moving into this beautiful facility and we are now beginning construction on the final phase.
Burke Construction Group is Celebrating 30 Years of Award Winning Construction in 2014
Burke Construction Group, one of Southern Nevada’s pre-eminent general contractors, is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2014. With more than 400 projects to its credit, Burke employs more than 60 full-time construction staff and is responsible for more than $100 million of construction work each year.
John Travassos, LEED AP bd+c is Promoted to Vice President of Operations
Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce the recent promotion of John Travassos to Vice President of Operations. Previously, John led the operations for Burke’s West/Southwest and Upper Midwest Divisions.
Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center at Corn Creek Receives LEED Platinum Publically Certified Building Status from the U.S. Green Building Council
Burke Construction Group, Compendium International and SH Architecture are very pleased to announce that our collaborative Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center at Corn Creek project has recently obtained LEED Platinum Publically Certified Building Status from the U.S. Green Building Council. This is only the seventh LEED Platinum project in Nevada and the first one certified since July, 2012.
Burke Construction Group Recently Completes Seven Hills Behavioral Institute Expansion Project
Burke Construction Group recently completed construction of the new Seven Hills Behavioral Institute Expansion project at 3021 Horizon Ridge Parkway in Henderson, Nevada. This four million dollar project is the new addition and expansion to an existing 26,400 sq. ft. steel and block 56 bed psychiatric facility originally completed by Burke Construction Group in 2008.
Burke Construction Group Recently Completes Vadatech's New R&D and Manufacturing Facility in Henderson
This new state of the art facility is the new corporate headquarters for the Vadatech Corporation. The facility consists of over 70,000 sq. ft. of research and development components as well as cutting edge manufacturing equipment. Additional features included a gourmet cappuccino and coffee bar, employee cafeteria, reading lounge and an employee fitness center. Construction for this $11.7 million dollar project began in February, 2013.
Burke Construction Group Recently Honored with NAIOP's 2014 General Contracting Firm of the Year Award
Burke Construction Group was honored with the 2014 General Contracting Firm of the Year Award at NAIOP's Annual Spotlight Awards on Saturday, March 1, 2014. This prestigious award recognizes a General Contractor that demonstrates excellence in their field, participation in NAIOP, community service, and the delivery of significant projects in 2013.
Burke Construction Group Recently Completed Construction of the Award Winning Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center at Corn Creek
Burke Construction Group is pleased to announce that the recently completed Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor’s Center at Corn Creek project won the 2014 NAIOP Spotlight Award for Sustainable Impact. The 17th Annual Spotlight Awards were held on March 1, 2014 at the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas. This notable annual event recognizes distinguished commercial real estate projects throughout Southern Nevada.
Skagit Valley College's New Lewis Hall Takes Shape...Spacious Three-story Building Embraces Green Technology
MOUNT VERNON — Construction is ahead of schedule and on budget on the new Charles Lewis Hall at Skagit Valley College, which looks to bring massive upgrades in space, technology and efficiency over the current 54-year-old Lewis Hall.
Where the current one-story building makes use of covered, outdoor hallways to limit indoor area, the new Lewis Hall will have wide-open lobbies, corridors and skyways with chairs and tables for informal studying and mingling. “Informal study space is one of the things that community colleges really lack because we were so tight on budgets for so long,” said Mary Alice Grobins, vice president of administrative services.
Burke Construction Group recently honored with the 2013 AGC / NCA J.A. Tiberti Spirit Award
Burke Construction Group was recently honored with the J.A. Tiberti Spirit Award at the 2013 AGC / NCA Contractor of the Year Awards, held at The Orleans Hotel and Casino on October 18, 2013.
This award is named in honor of the pioneering Southern Nevada contractor, J.A. Tiberti. The award recognizes a company’s innovative approach to project delivery, business mentoring, customer support, value added service and new technology. Burke Construction Group has previously won this award in 2007, 2010 and 2011.”