With a bonding capacity of $50 million and licenses to perform work on general buildings, streets, roads, highways, bridges, curbs, gutters, and culverts, Franken Construction is a recognized leader in the industry because of our diverse portfolio of projects, and comprehensive list of services. Our in-house craftsman, project managers, and skilled foremen allow us to administer a complete range of project administration services, as well as self-perform a wide variety of construction trades, including:

Franken Construction provides estimates of probable construction cost based on current market prices for competitive lump sum bids, estimates for funding, and for RFP qualifications packages. Our firm can also provide estimates using RS Means Construction cost data or Gordian JOC tasks catalogs for various indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contracts.

Franken Construction provides value engineering services with a specialized analysis of equipment and functions that may be substituted to save the project money, while maintaining the quality of aesthetics and performance of your building. Our recommendations aim to enhance the value of your project, so when performing value engineering we work closely with designers, subcontractors, and suppliers to ensure all information relating to the project is reviewed and deemed appropriate for your desired scope and budget.

Franken Construction provides commercial construction and repair services for a large selection of educational, private, and institutional clients across the Southwest. With the cornerstones of our business philosophy in mind, our team members use the latest developments in BIM, LEED, value engineering, and lean construction to complete projects on time, within budget, and with the highest standards for quality, safety, and customer satisfaction.

With over 30 in-house tradesmen, and a finish carpentry shop based in Northern New Mexico, Franken Construction has staff and equipment at the ready to dispatch to projects across the state. Whether working on bridges in remote areas of the Southwest, or buildings in heavy traffic campuses located in the middle of a busy city, Franken Construction can provide the best quality project by managing local subcontractors and suppliers, as well as employing our own staff to self-perform craft and specialty work such as:

  • Earthwork
  • Excavation
  • Demolition
  • Concrete forming, rebar, and finish concrete
  • Steel erection
  • Gypsum board assemblies
  • Rough carpentry
  • Finish carpentry
At Franken Construction we are constantly trying to raise the bar, so we incorporate planned and systematic quality checks into all of our projects. Our experienced Principals and Project Managers coordinate regularly to ensure that at minimum: essential testing is conducted at appropriate times, products standards for performance are continually reviewed and met, state and local regulatory requirements are adhered to, safety inspections and training’s occur regularly on job sites, drawings and specifications are reviewed for clarity and constructability, administrative documentation is transparent and functional, and that our delivery process is continually refined.
As a Cooperative Education Services (CES) provider, Franken Construction can provide estimates and streamlined construction services for clients in New Mexico School District Regions 2, 3, 4, and 7.

As a leading provider and advocate for high performing facilities, Franken Construction can provide LEED design and construction administration services in the latest rating systems established by the United States Green Building Council, including: LEED for New Construction, LEED for Schools, and LEED for Existing Buildings. Whether achieving a specific LEED certification level for your project, or attempting a LEED “equivalent” facility, Franken Construction can assist with construction practices that prioritize locally sourced materials, low VOC building products, and environmentally friendly building practices.

Franken Construction has extensive experience in this specialized branch of construction, having worked on many high profile restoration/historic preservation projects in New Mexico, including the Armand Hammer United World College Montezuma Castle, and the most recent New Mexico Highlands Media Arts Trolley Barn. Using our expertise in materials science, historic building product sourcing, and general construction, Franken Construction can manage restorations and preservation work to ensure old structures maintain their integrity and beauty as they are updated to be reincorporated into the modern landscape.