Our Story

4 Generations of Excellence- Since 1902

We are pioneers in Design/Build Construction with roots dating back to 1902. There is no one else who has been doing what we do for longer. We are the leaders in industrial/commercial contracting. When it comes to features, costs and scheduling, we will identify what is important to you and what we need to solve your problems. Everyone says a satisfied customer is their goal; but it is more than a goal to us, it is what we are all about. Everything we do revolves around our customer. Our goal is a satisfied customer. Period.

1902 William M. Johnson began the William Johnson Companies in Frankenmuth, MI  

Late 1950’s William D. Johnson joins his father

1960’s Rhoads & Johnson introduces the Design/Build concept

1968 Orr & William recruit Norman Rhoads to join the company 

1996 Kevin Johnson joins his father in what has become a multi-generational entity now located in Fenton, MI