Comprehensive Services

Nelson Industrial Construction & Engineering is a design build and/or a bid to specification construction firm primarily involved in heavy industrial projects. Whether large or small, your projects will benefit from our experience and proven abilities in facility design, construction, operation and project management.
Key Services Include:

Project Planning

Project Planning

The process of project planning involves the detailed layout of the entire project from design to occupancy and serves as the basis for budgeting, cost control and management at all levels. Nelson Industrial Construction & Engineering has the experience, expertise and capabilities to design and manage an efficient and effective planning process for your next project.

Site Location Assistance

Site Location Assistance

Finding the right site to on which to build your new facility can be a challenging task. What are the aesthetics of the site? Soil condition? Access to utilities? Access to good roads? Visibility? Easy customer access, and on and on. Nelson Industrial Construction & Engineering will assist in finding the perfect project site to meet our client’s expectations.

Architecture & Engineering Design

Architecture & Engineering Design

Architecture is an integral part of our professional services, which supports the vast range of available engineering disciplines. Our team excels in taking the needs of our clients and turning them into a workable design solution. As a professional, engineering-focused firm, we offer a range of specialized services for a variety of industries.



The pre-construction phase is essential to the success of the project. During this phase, we utilize proven processes that we have developed over several decades of construction management work. Our team develops a thorough understanding of the project, outlines a strategy and assembles a strong team of trade contractors and suppliers. Before the project begins, we develop a thorough understanding of the owner’s business goals and set the project goals accordingly.


Design, Build, Lease

Our design/build team works under a single contract with the project owner to provide design and construction services. Our Leaseback program provides additional options for your construction needs.

General Contracting

General Contracting

General Contracting, or Bid-Build, has traditionally been the most common project delivery method in the past. However, in today’s fast paced complex business environment, few have the time, expertise or energy to deal with all the aspects of design, contractor vetting, bid assessments, etc. At Nelson Industrial Construction & Engineering, we partner with our clients and provide feedback on design drawings that can help lower costs and deliver a better product.

Wind Turbine Foundations

Wind Turbine Foundations

Nelson’s Wind Division has been on the forefront of the wind turbine electrical generation boom throughout the United States and Canada. As a general contractor, we work with clients to apply our experience and expertise to build foundations for turbines of all sizes.

We Offer:

  • Project Management
  • Excavation
  • Construction

Nelson Industrial Construction & Engineering has installed over 3,000 wind turbine foundations since our founding in 1985. Let us use our expertise and proven process to deliver exceptional quality on-time and on-budget for your wind project.

Construction Services

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Once the design and preconstruction phases are complete, our clients can rely on Nelson Industrial Construction & Engineering for comprehensive construction services including:

Construction management.
From the first footing poured to the delivery of your Certificate of Occupancy, we will take complete responsibility for your project.

Cost control.
At Nelson Industrial Construction & Engineering, we know you measure success not just by delivery of a quality, finished product, but a product that works within your budget.

Our experienced project managers and field personnel proactively adjust the schedule and anticipate obstacles to ensure on-time delivery.

Safety assurance.
The safety of everyone on our jobsite is our number one priority. Our goal is continued safety of all personnel and no lost time due to preventable accidents.

A consistently high level of customer satisfaction has led to a high percentage of repeat business, as well as new business acquired through the numerous recommendations from our existing clients. Our goal is to deliver quality craftsmanship - the hallmark of Nelson Industrial Construction & Engineering - that creates high-performance, high-value structures that contribute to the success of our clients.