Devcon Construction and DPR Construction are two major construction companies in California. Both companies work on a wide variety of construction projects including pharmaceutical, corporate offices, tenant improvements and retail.
Devcon was founded in 1976 as a developer-contractor and transformed into a design-build general contractor in 1980. Devcon claims to be an environmentally-conscious company that focuses on green buildings and sustainable development.
Founded in 1990, DPR Construction reached the $1 billion mark in less than 10 years. The company has consistently ranked in the top 50 general contractors since 1993. DPR stands for the initials of the three founders of the company, Doug Woods, Peter Nosler and Ron Davidowski.