Higher Education

Clark Construction Company has managed over $2 billion in college/university construction projects. Our experience in managing construction on college and university campuses provides exceptional understanding of the unique procedures, expectations, and issues associated with building on an active campus could be a huge benefit to your next project. We understand costs and how to control them; schedules and how to beat them; quality and how to insure our projects meet your quality standards every time; safety issues and how to manage them within your vibrant campus setting.

You can experience a truly modern, innovative approach to your next construction project by utilizing our proven LEAN practices and design-assist approach.


  • Clarity – BIM Coordindation
  • Closer – Commissioning & Turnover
  • Pre-Construction Services
  • Benchmarking
  • Estimating
  • Scheduling (including Clockwork)
  • Trade Partner Bidding and Procurement
  • Design-Build/Design-Assist/Construction Manager at Risk/General Contractor
  • LEED Management
  • Department of Technology, Management (DTMB) – State of Michigan Process


  • Academic Buildings
  • Active Learning Classrooms
  • Athletic Facilities
  • Student Housing
  • Kitchen and dining facilities
  • State-of-the-art laboratory/research facilities including vivarium space
  • Academic lecture halls and classrooms
  • Administrative offices and support space
  • Library and media centers
  • Power plants
  • Extensive mechanical and electrical upgrades
  • Complex renovations, including vertical expansions


Robert LaLonde

Robert LaLonde

Senior Vice President

Higher Education Projects