Our core value at Weiss Construction is integrity. We strive to develop and foster long term business relationships with our customers founded on mutual collaboration and trust.
Founded in 1969, Weiss Construction's market niche has always been to serve as a self-performing general contractor specializing in water and wastewater construction. Since our founding, we have completed over 1,000 water and wastewater related construction projects with a combined contract value of more than $1 billion. Over time, Weiss Construction has become the recognized leader in Michigan for the construction and renovation of water and wastewater treatment, storage, pumping, and conveyance facilities.
Projects Completed
1 Billion +
Contracts Completed
Awards Won
About - Weiss Construction - about2

Michigan’s Leader in Water and Wastewater Infrastructure

Weiss Construction is a third-generation family-owned and operated business that was incorporated in the State of Michigan in 1969, converted to a Limited Liability Company in 1999, and is one of the preeminent General Contracting and Design-Build Public Works Contractors in the State of Michigan.

Over the last 50 years, Weiss Construction has been awarded l000's of Projects and completed over One Billion Dollars of work in place using both traditional General Contract and Design-Build delivery methods. We attribute our success to our talented team and our ability to adapt our processes and methods following the latest technology and other industry advancements.

In times of emergency, municipalities and government agencies rely on Weiss Construction because they are confident we will get the job done on time, on budget, and provide a finished work product that meets all their expectations for quality, performance, and safety.

We Design and Construct Systems for:

  • Water Conservation
  • Reservoirs and Retention Basins
  • Water Treatment Plants
  • Wastewater Recovery Facilities
  • Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Solids Handling and Sludge Dewatering/Drying Systems
  • Pumping, Booster, and Lift Stations
  • Chemical and Process Piping and Equipment
  • Rehabilitation and Improvement Projects
  • Gas Recovery and Treatment Systems
  • All Forms of Municipal Infrastructure

Our Culture

About - Weiss Construction - weiss-team-photo

We are not your typical jack of all trades general contractor that builds a school or automotive plant one day and a treatment plant the next. Water and wastewater related infrastructure are all we do. By focusing on a specific market niche, we have become very good at what we do. Our  engineers and construction managers are all seasoned professionals with careers that have been focused entirely on "all things water and wastewater related."

In the last 50 years, we have established deep ties with the local communities, municipalities, and government organizations we serve, as well as the labor unions we partner with. Weiss Construction takes enormous pride in its commitment to excellence for the quality of our work, the high degree of customer satisfaction we achieve, and the strong business relationships we have successfully maintained with our clients. 

Our Leadership

About - Weiss Construction - dan(2)

Dan Weiss


Dan is one of three generations in the business. He grew up in the industry, doing such as driving bulldozers and working in the field with tradespeople in his early years and working with his tools, installing heavy equipment for various companies in multiple states. Later, supplementing that with a substantial formal education in Business and Law, followed by work experiences as a Project Manager for clients such as The US Army Corps of Engineers in Florida, to various Cities Municipalities and other governmental agencies. Currently, Dan provides leadership to help lead the team through adversities to success with the ability to deliver high-quality projects to completion- safely, on time, and economically.

About - Weiss Construction - kevin-markhardt

Kevin Markhardt

Vice President

Kevin is responsible for providing strategic leadership and vision to Weiss and PWC. He plays a key role in developing new business opportunities and gaining competitive advantages. He has formulated long term strategic positions in the areas of construction bids and business expansion. He has responsibilities for day to day operations of both firms profit and loss management. Leads the construction team with skills that create trust, respect, and comrade. Kevin is a 1987 graduate of Iowa State University in Construction/Civil Engineering, and he has over 30 years of construction experience in all disciplines. He holds certifications in LEED and DBIA.

About - Weiss Construction - joe-mulville

Joe Mulville

Vice President - Estimating & Business Development

A 32 year veteran of the heavy construction industry and licensed professional engineer, Joe has been with Weiss Construction since early 2018. Before joining Weiss, he worked as a project manager and estimator for self-performing contractors engaged in water/wastewater, underground utility, tunneling, earth retention, and bridge construction projects located throughout the United States and Canada.

About - Weiss Construction - JWheadshot

Jake Weiss

Project Engineer

Jake is a part of the third generation at Weiss Construction.  Jake grew up spending his summers at the company working in the field with tradespeople.  Before working full time at Weiss, Jake earned his degree in Business Management at the California State University of Northridge.  Currently, he assists in project management at Weiss to facilitate quality and economical construction.  Alongside a team of the industry’s best, Jake looks forward to continuing his work and education within the company for many more years to come.