Annual Sponsor Profiles


Since 1983, J.E. Richards has covered all aspects of key and critical power systems from building distribution to low voltage and fiber optics, with a heavy emphasis on design/build and data center/critical power applications. We also offer design, installation and maintenance services. Whether you are an owner, general contractor, construction manager or property manager, we can offer you successful turn-key solutions for even your most complex projects.


IBEW Local Union 26: The premier source of the most-qualified electricians in the electrical industry in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia. Through our signatory contractors, our members provide both the technical expertise and dedication to quality which is needed to complete the largest and most complicated electrical installations in our area, on time and on budget. For over 130 years, IBEW Local Union 26 electricians have been the ones to do it right, on time, the first time.

Siemens Industry offers a complete technical infrastructure portfolio for building automation, energy efficiency, fire safety, security, total building solutions and market-specific solutions in buildings and public places.

For over sixty years, Telligent Masonry, LLC has worked on hundreds of projects in the greater Washington DC area, and up and down the east coast. Headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, Telligent specializes in both new construction and restoration projects including multifamily residential, hotels, institution, office and municipal buildings. Telligent Masonry is dedicated to produce quality work in a safe environment by working closely with their customers on a personal and daily basis. This dedication is reflected in many awards which the company has earned including, most recently, the 2021 WBC Masonry Craftsmanship Award.

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company provides technologically-advanced construction management, general contracting, design-build and integrated project delivery services. Since 1909, when the firm built its first project at Walter Reed Medical Center, it has been guided by the principles of integrity, excellence and an unwavering dedication to customer delight. With regional offices in Greenbelt, Chantilly and 30 other cities nationwide, the Maryland-based company’s impressive portfolio of work spans the gamut of vertical construction, including commercial, institutional, technology and manufacturing.


Dynalectric Company, a nationwide electrical contracting firm, supports projects in the Northern Virginia, Washington, DC Metropolitan, and Maryland areas. We have been a recognized leader in the electrical industry for over 50 years. Our reputation for competitive pricing, superior management, qualified field personnel and timely completion has enabled Dynalectric Company to become one of the area’s largest and most trusted electrical contractors.

New Dominion Construction has grown into one of the leading commercial drywall specialists in the Mid-Atlantic Region. We are committed to providing the highest level of quality services for our customers. From our qualified team of talented staff and suppliers to our executive leadership, clients can feel confident in New Dominion Construction’s ability to take projects from concept to completion.

Since 1989, rand* construction has evolved from a seven-person interior commercial contracting firm into a $450 million+, multi-market, national construction corporation with over 250 employees. rand*’s 33-year history of client-oriented, design sensitive construction services has been consistently recognized by a loyal client base and industry organizations alike. rand* has received over 200 industry awards for the quality of our work. rand* specializes in interior build outs, building renovations, and historic restoration. We match the owner’s objective and architect’s vision to the best people for the project. A strong collective of creative problem-solvers, rand* promotes a culture of excellence. Our accomplished professionals provide comprehensive services throughout a project’s life-cycle that exceed client expectations to deliver cost effective solutions and outstanding craftsmanship.

Specified Electrical Systems, LLC is a full-service electrical contractor established in 2005. For 15-years, Specified has provide customers with an honest and collaborative approach to all of their Power, Lighting, HVAC Controls, and Fire Alarm systems’ needs. Coupling our committed staff, knowledgeable technicians and our BIM capabilities with immediate response, superior customer service, and competitive pricing; we have created a seamless and transparent experience from start to finish. Specified Electrical Systems offers services from renovations and troubleshooting to simple circuit additions and new out of the ground construction; powering replacement chillers, boilers, cooling towers, AHU’s, & entire Central Utility Plants; VFD installations, upgrades, and replacements; preventative maintenance, repairs, and upgrades to switchgear, motor control centers, panelboards and more. We have an entire group of technicians with decades of experience dedicated to Building Automation Systems’ both in new construction and upgrades. Give us a call, after all, we are ‘Specified’ to your needs!


Anchor Construction is one of the Mid-Atlantic Region’s most respected and leading self-performing utility and infrastructure firms, delivering superior solutions for public agencies, utilities and businesses east and west of the Chesapeake Bay (throughout MD, VA, DE and DC).

The attorneys of Asmar, Schor & McKenna are recognized leaders in all areas of construction law, government contracting, commercial real estate transactions & home building, and corporate law.

BXP is the largest publicly-held developer and owner of Class A office properties in the United States, concentrated in five markets – Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington, DC. The Company is a fully integrated real estate company, organized as a real estate investment trust (REIT), that develops, manages, operates, acquires and owns a diverse portfolio of primarily Class A office space. The Company’s portfolio totals 52.0 million square feet and 196 properties, including 11 properties under construction.

Clark Construction Group is one of the largest building and infrastructure companies in the United States. Our portfolio spans every major building market, from public to private, corporate to cultural, education to entertainment, and the infrastructure connecting it all – power, transit, water, and roadways. Since 1906, we’ve been delighting and delivering value to our clients and project partners, providing diverse opportunities for our team, and strengthening the communities where we live. With offices strategically located across the country, we pride ourselves on being a local builder with national reach.

We are a skilled team of passionate builders with a local focus. The DMV is where we thrive. With over six decades of experience, we build life science facilities, multifamily housing, K-12 private schools & higher education projects, industrial facilities, major municipal buildings, hospitality, and corporate interiors across the DMV.

Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC is a law firm with one of the largest construction practices in the country. We understand the legal issues impacting your business and the concerns you have about operating in today’s rapidly changing environment. With nine offices in Washington, DC, Delaware, Florida, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, the firm represents clients nationally in various industries ranging from construction, development, real estate, manufacturing, and transportation to higher education, healthcare, and hospitality.

Construction Heroes is widely considered to be one of the best small General Contracting firms in the DC metro area. We provide a wide range of services, but are probably best known for our experience working in concurrently operational facilities, complex implementations, and navigating through fragmented schedules. Our clients have trusted us with the details since 2004, and we continue to deliver safely and on time.

The Construction Group at Cozen O’Connor includes attorneys ranked nationally by leading peer-reviewed publications, including Chambers USA, Best Lawyers, and The Legal 500. With more than 60 attorneys practicing in 11 offices throughout the United States, our Construction Group has the depth and geographical reach to handle its clients’ most complex problems in the United States and abroad, providing a full spectrum of services necessary to serve owners, contractors, construction managers, architects, engineers, subcontractors, and suppliers.

Exponent is an engineering and scientific consulting firm that provides solutions to complex technical problems. Our multidisciplinary team of construction, engineering and business consultants performs in-depth analysis of technical and performance related design and construction issues.

Grunley Construction Company is a full-service, award-winning construction firm with expertise in high-profile, complex projects for public and private sector customers. Headquartered in the Washington metropolitan area, Grunley specializes in constructing new facilities as well as additions, renovations, restorations and modernizations of large-scale commercial, institutional, and government buildings. Grunley currently has more than 40 projects under construction in Washington, DC, Maryland, Virginia, Illinois and North Carolina. The company has a staff of over 300 construction industry professionals, including architects, engineers, LEED® Accredited Professionals, historic preservation experts, construction management and field operations teams. Grunley’s annual revenues are $400 million.

Haynes and Boone is committed to delivering first-class professional services to the construction community promptly and efficiently. In close consultation with our clients, we develop strategies to assist the client to maximize profit and prevent or resolve disputes.

HITT Contracting provides a wide range of construction services across the nation, from complex core and shell buildings and renovations to interior fit-outs and routine service work. No matter the project size or type, HITT delivers a premium construction experience on every project they build. With 2022 revenues of $5.41 billion and 1,600+ team members in 14 office locations nationwide, HITT is ranked as one of the top 20 largest general contractors in the U.S. For more than 85 years, the Washington, DC area-headquartered company has been elevating the business of building nationwide through innovation, research and development, sustainability, and by working tirelessly and intentionally to earn clients’ trust by making every building experience exceptional.

Holland & Knight handles an extensive range of matters related to construction industry claims and litigation. We also regularly counsel our clients on construction operations, corporate compliance, structuring and negotiating industry agreements, public-private partnerships, project administration, dispute resolution, risk management, OSHA and safety law, labor and employment, government contracts and procurement law, bid protests, False Claims Act defense, environmental permitting and compliance, and international construction and related disputes.

Known for leadership and innovation in construction law, Peckar & Abramson has achieved national recognition as counsel to the construction industry. The firm combines its unique resources and extensive expertise to deliver representation that assists the firm’s construction clientele to maximize opportunities, solve problems, and manage risk at a level that is second to none.

Over the last five decades Smoot Construction Company of Washington, DC (SmootDC) has led the successful completion of nearly 100 construction projects in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC. We are the longest-standing minority company in the region and are proud of our self-performing roots.

SmootDC believes that every project is a unique opportunity to tell a story. We take a comprehensive approach, from doing preliminary research, to ensuring authenticity in each process, to checking every detail before completion. And clients are included in every step of the project as we offer open channels for communication and collaboration to ensure clarity, transparency, and quality.

We have worked on a wide range of facilities and building types in a number of different sectors. Due to the breadth of the firm’s capabilities, our work is visible throughout the Washington, DC metro area, from smaller, less recognizable projects to larger, highly visible endeavors.

Watt, Tieder, Hoffar & Fitzgerald specializes in legal representation of the construction, surety, government contracts, insolvency and creditors’ rights and fidelity and crime industries. Our clients include public and private owners; general, specialty and government contractors; sureties and commercial lenders. With offices in Virginia, California, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, as well as alliances with law firms around the world, our attorneys provide services throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, South America, Australia and Africa.

Headquartered in Southeast Washington DC, WCS Construction LLC is a certified CBE, General Contractor specializing in new construction of office, commercial and multifamily projects as well as substantial rehabilitation of multifamily projects. In the past 10 years over 7,500 multifamily units have been completed or renovated, providing significant improvements to the quality of housing in Southeast and neighboring communities. We remain dedicated to providing our award-winning construction services to every project we undertake regardless of size or complexity.

Wohlsen Construction is a general contractor and construction management firm that provides Mid-Atlantic architects, building owners, and developers with the insight, management expertise, and relationships needed to produce high-quality projects. Our diverse portfolio of construction projects includes commercial, healthcare, academic, senior living, mixed-use, religious institutions, retail, warehouse/industrial, and federal/state buildings. Our team is backed by a 300+ person firm that has been in operation for over 130 years with offices from Northern Virginia to Connecticut.


Carlton Fields has approximately 330 attorneys and government and financial services consultants serving clients from offices in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, New York, and Washington, D.C. Known for its national construction practice, Carlton Fields provides legal services on all aspects of construction, including pre-bid considerations; contract drafting and letting; construction administration; liens; bonds; insurance; and dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration, settlement, and trial. (Carlton Fields practices law in California through Carlton Fields, LLP.)

A fourth-generation family led company based in Massachusetts, Consigli offers comprehensive construction management and design-build services for clients in a wide-range of markets. We provide clients with an innovative, collaborative, and hands-on approach that includes full transparency from the start of pre-construction all the way through the project’s completion. Recognized by Engineering News-Record as one of the 100-largest construction management firms in the country and the second largest in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal, we have offices in Milford, Mass., Boston, Mass., Portland, Maine, Hartford, Conn., Washington, DC, and New York City, Pleasant Valley and Albany, NY. Consigli has received numerous awards and recognition as a top place to work and for its quality craftsmanship.

PCC Construction Components, Inc., incorporated in 1992, is a family owned business centered in the Washington Metropolitan area. As we approach our 30th year, PCC has become formidable in its expertise in providing time efficient, cost effective solutions for custom curtainwall, high rise residential and interior glazing in conjunction with rainscreen façade applications for a variety of projects. Our team is committed to design assist supporting the building envelope with custom curtainwall and architectural wall systems. Our continued success is attributed to our core belief that detailed planning on the front end will produce positive results in the field. Our project team works extremely hard, preparing for every phase of the project, and gaining confidence from our clients through consistent communication and execution. Partnering with our clients continues to be one of our strengths and ensures success for the entire project team. We are committed to hard work, honesty, and the highest level of integrity. Our responsibility is to understand the client’s expectations and surpass them.

Pioneer is your value-added partner to design, fabricate and install innovative, high quality unitized curtain wall and custom building facades. As one of the nation’s premier glazing contractors, we’ve had the opportunity to partner with many Owners, Architects and General Contractors.

R.W. Murray Co. is a privately-held general contractor in Manassas, VA. We offer pre-construction, design-build and general contracting services to suit our client’s needs, including base buildings, renovations and interior build-outs.

Skanska is one of the world’s leading construction and development companies. Skanska’s core operations in the U.S. include building construction, civil infrastructure and developing self-financed commercial properties. In the DC and Baltimore metro area, we primarily construct education, healthcare, lab, commercial and multifamily buildings, as well as civil infrastructure. An industry-leading innovator in both safety and project execution, Skanska offers competitive solutions for traditional and complex assignments that build a more sustainable future for our customers and communities.

Stocks Management Group is an emerging, small, minority, and veteran owned construction company serving the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.  We specialize in civil construction, specifically wet and dry underground utilities.  Well known for our industry knowledge and safe delivery, we pride ourselves in completing projects within the scheduled time frame.  We have built ironclad relationships with many utility owners and are able to navigate the underground utility community to facilitate your projects’ success.

WB Engineers+Consultants is a national MEP/FP engineering, technology consulting, code consulting, commissioning, and program management firm. We are committed to our vision of transforming building infrastructure and environments to transform business. We are experts in building decarbonization, and designing electric vehicle infrastructure, critical facilities, and science and technology spaces.