The Highland Group is a construction firm offering a broad range of services to our clients throughout the Southeastern US. We use time tested practices, but also seek new ways to do it better. If you are looking for a company that makes decisions in your best interest; we would welcome the opportunity to earn your business.

Preconstruction Services

The Highland Group views the preconstruction phase as the most critical part of any project. The budgeting, reviewing, phasing, planning, and procurement services we perform during this phase are an integral part of the project’s overall success. Our goals during preconstruction are to provide accurate cost and schedule evaluations and establish a plan for successful construction.

Our Preconstruction Services include:

  • Preconstruction Team Development
  • Project Coordination and Planning
  • Budget Development and Reporting
  • Scheduling
  • Value Analysis
  • Constructability Reviews
  • Equipment Review/Coordination
  • Work Package Scope Development
  • Subcontractor Solicitation & Prequalification

General Contractor

When we started, we started building. As our core service, we are able to offer our general contracting services to you in the traditional design-bid-build format and perform these services through negotiated contract and bid basis. If you are looking for a General Contractor that recognizes quality, schedule and cost control are more than buzz words, they are daily discussion topics, we’d welcome the opportunity to earn your business.

Construction Management

As a successful General Contractor, we know what it means to build a project from the ground up. Our knowledge and skills provide a unique approach when we assist our clients in managing the overall planning, design, and construction of a project. Our heightened awareness leads to more efficient designs, increased budget confidence, lower bid prices, fewer change orders, decreased construction times, and higher quality.

Our Construction Management Services include:

  • Planning
  • Overall Project Coordination
  • Subcontractor Coordination and Management
  • Schedule Development and Tracking
  • Real-Time Financial Tracking and Reporting
  • Subcontractor Change Orders and Claims
  • Subcontractor Pay Requests
  • Project Controls
  • Safety
  • Submittals and Shop Drawings
  • Quality Assurance/Quality Control
  • Commissioning and Project Turnover


The design-build delivery method offers our clients an efficient avenue to interact with engineering, architectural, design, and construction team members early on in the project and leads to an efficient, cost-effective agreement structure benefiting all involved. Because the design and pricing take place at the same time—with the builder working hand-in-hand with the designer—this approach can help keep a project within budget, and it can shorten preconstruction time on a project with a tight time frame. It works by combining communication and teamwork with the flexibility and cooperation of the design team to ensure the project objectives are understood by all so we meet the clients needs.