We Self-Perform.
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Self-Performing Capabilities

Top Sixteen Ways We Self-Perform Construction Projects with Our Own Skilled Trades Teams

 

We Self-Perform for Your Benefit.


C.D. Smith uses self-performing construction capabilities to streamline project scheduling and construction services by applying our own talented, skilled tradespeople to your commercial construction project. By eliminating the need to hire third-party contractors, C.D. Smith is in direct control of the project schedule and quality of work for a safe jobsite yielding the best possible results.

 

At C.D. Smith Construction, we do what we do every day to prove that we have the capabilities and drive to build awesome buildings for awesome people. We're dedicated to safely delivering superior spaces where people work, play, live, learn, heal, create, worship and serve. We give back to our communities. We encourage sustainable options and next-generation standards for green building design. Our safety motto, 'Think Safe Work Safe,' is top of mind in all we do in the office and the field. We come together and accomplish more than building projects. As a team, we celebrate individuality and encourage taking bold steps in diversifying construction. Our self-performing capabilities enable us to offer an array of solutions.

 

COMPOSITE DECKS | CONCRETE | FLATWORK | STRUCTURAL CONCRETE

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Composite decks are an option for a variety of building construction needs. The material is durable and environmentally friendly. Composite decking is flexible, lightweight, durable, corrosive and weather-resistant - meeting many needs in building today for the price.

Concrete is the core and the beginning of what we do and do well at C.D. Smith. Concrete is continually getting stronger. There are many uses and applications in various industries. Wastewater, flooring, structural walls and concrete can be finished to fit end needs.

Flatwork can be utilized for sidewalks, stoops and indoor or outdoor spaces that are walked on or driven on.

Structural Concrete can be used horizontally and can carry a structural load or form an integral part of a structure.

 

MACHINE BASES | PRECAST ERECTION | STEEL ERECTION | REINFORCING STEEL

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Machine bases are for housekeeping - a fabricated pad or base for equipment to ensure that it is not damaged and kept for cleaning.

Precast Erection and Steel Erection are niche offerings. They're fabricated off-site and assembled on a jobsite. The columns and beams are professionally set in place with strict guidelines for safety and endurance.

Reinforcing steel ensures that cement is next-level sturdy; reinforcements like rebar and reinforced steel are used for added durability and strength.

 

MASONRY | ROUGH CARPENTRY | FINISH CARPENTRY | STUDS + DRYWALL

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Masonry work is delivered in a variety of methods and compositions. Bricks, block, stone, cinder, concrete masonry unit [CMU], structural brick or ornate materials can be utilized. Rocks, slate, exposed and treated for effect or support are all offered.

Rough CarpentryFinish Carpentry and Studs + Drywall services are offered at many levels for millwork, edging, framing, doors, baseboards, handrails and more.

 

SPECIALTY COATINGS | EIFS + STUCCO | HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATION | EARTHWORK

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Specialty Coatings and EIFS + Stucco add color and protection to surfaces for aesthetics, temperature resistance, sealing, corrosion and repelling weather.

Heavy Equipment Operations are owned and operated by C.D. Smith. Skid loaders, cranes, backhoes, earth moving equipment and material moving equipment get the job done. The function of heavy equipment Earthwork is used to prep the structural integrity and foundation of a job.

Utilizing an integrated approach and in-house technical expertise, our team serves as a solutions provider throughout all phases of a project, from planning through closeout. With veteran leadership and dedication to clients and our own talent, we're proud to provide self-perform skilled trades crews to yield high-quality results and perform best-in-class across various industries. We stand behind our people, our work and the people we work for on our projects.

Date: Feb 19, 2021 | Author: Dan Loest

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Our self-perform capabilities are a direct result of skilled trade career paths in construction. Are you looking to build your career with an industry leader in construction? We'd love to hear from you!

 

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About C.D. Smith

C.D. Smith Construction is a nationally recognized industry leader in safely providing the highest quality commercial construction services. Utilizing an integrated approach and in-house technical expertise, our team serves as a solutions provider throughout all phases of a project, from planning through closeout. With veteran leadership and dedication to our employees and clients, we proudly place our name on projects of all sizes across the United States.

We Build Careers!
We Build Careers!

C.D. Smith Construction offers a wide variety of growth opportunities in the trades. Start as a laborer and work your way into an apprenticeship program that best suits your interests and skills.


You can make a comfortable living and build your retirement while earning your education. Apprenticeships offer on the job training and are 100% paid!

 

BENEFITS

» Health Insurance
» Pension
» Paid Apprenticeship

REQUIREMENTS

» Valid Drivers License
» Age 18 or Older
» High School Diploma or GED

APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS

» Laborer
» Concrete Finisher
» Mason
» Carpenter
» Ironworker
» Operator

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Corporate Headquarters
125 Camelot Drive
Fond du Lac, WI 54935

Milwaukee Office
241 North Broadway
Suite 400
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Madison Office
316 West Washington Avenue
Suite 900 
Madison, WI 53703

La Crosse Office
333 Front Street North
Suite 701 
La Crosse, WI 54601

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