WATSONVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Granite (NYSE:GVA), a diversified construction and construction materials company, has been ranked as the No.1 contractor in the highway and mining markets in the recently published 2019 Top Contractors Sourcebook by Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine. ENR ranks the largest U.S.-based public and private companies in major market sectors and is widely regarded as the industry’s leading trade publication.
“We are proud to be recognized so highly in a number of markets,” said Granite President and CEO James H. Roberts. “Today’s robust market environment coupled with our expanding capabilities, end-market diversification and commitment to safety, quality and sustainability affords us the opportunity to provide infrastructure solutions that create lasting impacts for our public and private sector clients throughout the industries we serve.”
In addition to ranking No. 24 for the second consecutive year in ENR’s Top 400 Contractors List, Granite’s 2019 ENR Top Contractors Sourcebook rankings are as follows:
#2 Sanitary and Storm Sewers
#2 Water Transmission Lines
#5 Sewage and Solid Waste
#6 Dams and Reservoirs
#8 Water Supply
#9 Transmission and Distribution
#18 Mass Transit and Rail
Granite is America’s Infrastructure Company™. Incorporated since 1922, Granite is one of the largest diversified construction and construction materials companies in the United States as well as a full-suite provider in the transportation, water infrastructure and mineral exploration markets. Granite’s Code of Conduct and strong Core Values guide the Company and its more than 7,000 employees to uphold the highest ethical standards. In addition to being one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for ten consecutive years, Granite is an industry leader in safety and an award-winning firm in quality and sustainability.