The Lee legacy of construction excellence began in 1935 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Lee worked on construction projects in the commercial, industrial, municipal, highway and private sectors throughout the southeast. Currently, Lee operates as a General Contractor in the Carolinas under NCDOT GC License Number 40139, with a rating of unlimited and unclassified. Since 1997, Lee has been a wholly owned subsidiary of W.C. English, Incorporated in Lynchburg, Virginia and operates under the name of Lee Construction Company of the Carolinas, Inc.
Lee’s primary focus is the management and construction of highway bridge projects in North and South Carolina. Our areas of expertise include the construction of highway bridges, pedestrian bridges, and culverts. Lee participates in design-bid-build, design-build and negotiated contracts.
Over the years, Lee has acquired broad experience in the heavy civil contracting industry and is proud to produce projects on time, under budget and safely for the customer. Our goal is to continue that mission while building a solid foundation with quality employees, effective management and efficient decision making.
Lee is a longtime proud member of the Carolinas Association of General Contractors (CAGC). Lee received the 2003 Pinnacle Award from the CAGC for the construction of a Pedestrian Bridge over I-277 in Columbia, South Carolina and is routinely recognized by CAGC for its excellent job safety performance.