An overview of the Ames Culture, History and the Markets it serves. Since 1962, Ames Construction has delivered quality construction services. We started out as a small, family-run earthwork contractor that served a single community. Today, we’ve grown into a full-service, heavy civil and industrial general contractor that operates throughout North America.


For 60 years, Ames Construction has delivered high-quality construction services throughout North America. Ames is a full-service heavy civil and industrial general contractor and a proven self-performer that completes projects safely, on time, and within budget.... Read More >

Celebrating Veterans Day

Honoring All Who ServedThis Veterans Day, Ames Construction honors the men and women who have served in the U.S. armed forces. We appreciate and celebrate your dedication, commitment and unwavering service to this country. To the veterans among Ames’ workforce, thank you for your bravery and sacrifice.... Read More >

Sandpoint Junction Connector Project - Railroad Bridge - Idaho

A new rail bridge over Lake Pend Oreille in Sandpoint, Idaho, is on track to be put into service in November, with Ames Construction crews completing their work 14 months ahead of schedule! The new 4,769-foot rail bridge was constructed adjacent to an existing rail bridge, with the goal of reducing congestion and moving freight more efficiently. With Ames’ work on the new bridge complete, crews are proceeding with a bridge span replacement project on the original bridge. Ames crews have maintained an excellent safety and quality record during this challenging build process. Learn more about this project at Read More >