KBR Building Group Moves Up to No. 6 on National List of Healthcare Contractors Published by Modern Healthcare Magazine
March 15, 2012

Modern Healthcare’s 2012 list of Top General Contractors places KBR Building Group at No. 6 in the U.S. healthcare construction market. This is the fifth consecutive year that our company has ranked in the Top 10. (KBR Building Group ranked seventh last year, and eighth the previous year.) Modern Healthcare is the most widely read and respected publication serving the healthcare industry.

"KBR Building Group has developed a strong reputation as a preferred provider for building first-class medical facilities of all types," said Mike Baumbach, Executive Vice President. "The Modern Healthcare rankings are an important metric for any firm focused on the healthcare market.  Where a contractor falls on Modern Healthcare’s recognized list of Top Contractors can have an impact on how a company is viewed by healthcare Owners.  We are pleased to see that we are one position closer to the top of the list this year."   

Over the past five years, KBR Building Group has completed more than 114 healthcare projects on campuses across the U.S., totaling close to $1.5 billion. High-profile projects currently underway include the Duke Medicine Pavilion and Cancer Center Building Program in Durham, North Carolina; and the Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children in Birmingham, Alabama.