Since 1958, T.W. Frierson Contractor, Inc. has worked with one mission in mind: do the right thing for our clients. We have built millions of square feet for thousands of delighted clients. Our company was built on the principles of integrity, quality and partnership, and this has been essential to our success. Our philosophy combined with our expertise has built a long list of successful projects and repeat clients. On November 1, 2016, T.W. Frierson Contractor, Inc. transitioned from a 2nd generation family owned, to an employee- owned company. As an employee owned company, we are committed to noble principles, fostering authentic relationships and delivering forward-thinking solutions that change our world.

The Best Experience

Our unique culture is what truly differentiates us from the rest. Other companies can build your building, but the experience you will have with us is unlike any other. Our mission is simple: commit to noble principles, foster authentic relationships and deliver forward-thinking solutions that improve our world.

It all comes down to our traditional founding principles: integrity, quality and partnership. We take pride in our corporate culture and extend our LEAD values to our employees, subcontractors, clients and our community.

Unmatched Expertise

How We Do Work

While many general contractors have become more of a construction manager, we have continued to be a true general contractor and still  “do work.” We routinely self perform concrete, steel erection, sheet metal, and carpentry work with our own personnel.

  • LicensesLicenses

    As our Client’s business footprints have expanded, ours has too.  We continue to obtain additional licenses to delight our Clients and better serve our Client’s needs.


  • PreconstructionPreconstruction

    Before the first shovel hits the ground, we help Clients plan and form all facets of their projects. We routinely work with Owners in the Preconstruction phase to ensure all project demands are addressed and met.


  • ConstructionConstruction

    Construction is where we get to do what we do best – DO WORK. Partner with us and you’ll experience first-hand how we make the construction experience unlike any other. This is where you get to learn what our past clients already know – that we really are the most user-friendly contractor out there.


  • Design BuildDesign Build

    T.W. Frierson Contractor, Inc. has been a leader in design build project delivery since the early 80’s. Approximately half of our projects are constructed under the Design-Build process.


  • Design Systems Builders, Inc.Design Systems Builders, Inc.

    Design Systems Builders, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of T.W. Frierson Contractor, Inc. and is the company’s conduit through which we erect the products and systems engineered and manufactured by Butler Manufacturing, Inc.


  • Design Constructors, Inc.Design Constructors, Inc.

    Design Constructors, Inc. is our in-house architectural firm that engages in a wide range of commercial, distribution, industrial, tenant improvement and site development projects.