Company Profile

Achen-Gardner Construction is a company with modest beginnings. With a lot of hard work and a focus on long-lasting, quality relationships with our clients, we have grown to be one of the most successful heavy civil contractors in Arizona.

In 1989, the company started as an Engineering Division of Achen-Gardner, Inc. In 1999, it became its own independent company as Achen-Gardner Engineering, LLC. In 2009, it became Achen-Gardner Construction, LLC and in 2012 we established an office in Tucson. 

On January 1, 2019, Achen-Gardner Construction merged with Emery Sapp & Sons and became a 100% employee-owned ESOP.

We take great pride in our organization and the quality pre-construction and construction services we provide. Evidence of our distinct company culture can be seen in the level of trust and respect our clients have for us and the pride our employees take in being part of the Achen-Gardner Construction family.

Our mission

To be the preferred provider of public and private infrastructure management and construction services.


Achen-Gardner Construction will be recognized by clients and employees as fair, honest and professional; the contractor of choice. We will foster an environment and culture which encourages both personal growth and development, and appreciates the unique contribution of each individual.

Achen-Gardner Construction is committed to adding value to our clients’ projects and building long-term partnerships by ensuring a safe workplace, responding to market conditions, improving job site productivity, and utilizing the latest technology. We will be guided by the values of honesty, trust, integrity, fairness, loyalty, and hard work. Our reputation depends on:

• Serving as advocates for our clients
• Providing innovative and creative solutions
• Completing our projects on time and within budget
• Keeping our word ...“We do what we say we will do”