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Detroit, Michigan

Gilbane Building Company is a leading builder in Detroit and has been operating in Michigan for over 40 years.

Gilbane has been operating in Michigan for over 40 years. As one of the largest construction management companies in Michigan, our expertise in preconstruction services gives our clients an advantage in meeting their project budget and scheduling needs. We are a Lean builder who is a client advocate through all project phases.

We are proud to have partnered with many Michigan clients over the years including General Services Administration, Pfizer, General Motors Corporation, University of Michigan, Michigan State University, Wayne State University, City of Detroit, Wayne County Building Authority, Ford Land and several national and local developers. Additionally, we have been conducting work for a confidential telecommunications client in Michigan since 2012.

Some of the markets we serve include:

  • Higher Education
  • K-12
  • Public Sector
  • Private Sector
  • Healthcare

Community Builder

Gilbane is committed to expanding local diversity inclusion and community engagement by working with our local trade contractors to provide opportunities that build local capacity and growth. We also give back to the local Detroit community by supporting local organizations such as Goodwill Industries, Salvation Army and PBJ Outreach in providing Work Boots for the Needy.  In addition, we continue to support The Children’s Center and Downriver for Veterans.

Additionally, we are active members of:

  • AGC of Michigan
  • Washtenaw Contractors’ Association
  • Detroit Based Business – Certified
  • Design Build Institute of America
  • Construction Owners Association of America

Raving Local Fans

“I have been impressed with the entire Gilbane team on-site at Wayne State University. Lynn, Randy, the field superintendents, the safety people – all are good communicators and approachable.  I really appreciate working with professionals who communicate well, do what they say, meet their commitments and follow up appropriately.” – Timothy Michael, Wayne State University

In asking what makes Gilbane different from others in the industry?

“The people and their commitment to excellence, fairness, and communication. I’m a fan of Gilbane!” – Deb Craig, Senior Construction Manager, Hines

Join the Gilbane Team

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Interested in joining our dynamic team? Is integrity one of your most important values? For building construction opportunities, submit your resume here.