Milestone Contractors L P


Milestone Contractors, L.P. is part of the Indianapolis-based Heritage Group which is a privately held group of companies with interests in petroleum refining, aggregate production, asphalt marketing, environmental services, industrial services and safety in addition to construction. Milestone's main offices are located in Indianapolis, Lafayette, Columbus and Richmond Indiana. The employee strength is over 1,200 for construction professionals and trade persons and this is figure is seasonally dependant.  

Milestone Contractors is a full service contractor that can work as a general contractor working directly for the owner of a project or as a subcontractor to another general contractor or construction manager as the company has the capability to perform all types of asphalt paving, bridge construction, excavation and utility work, as well as site development work. It is a fully integrated highway, heavy construction and site-development general contractor extending construction services within the state of Indiana.

High grade asphalt paving is a unique feature of the services provided by Milestone Contractors. Keeping up with the evolving technology, the company is currently utilizing GPS (Global Positioning System) for transport tracking and locating to improve its asphalt paving productivity. New bridge construction or renovations to existing bridges are generally required when constructing or rebuilding a roadway and in this, the compay has the ability to coordinate this work with the roadway work to complete the entire project in a timely manner. Milestone Contractors can provide all the excavation and utility construction needed project-wise so that the customer receives the convenience of working with only one contractor.

The majority of MilestoneÂâ€Ã¢„¢s employees are Field Operations personnel therefore the companyÂâ€Ã¢„¢s process development is geared toward this core group. The process is developed for this field in many stages like Asphalt lay down, Production, Lab Quality Assurance, Traffic control, underground utility installation, utility location, concrete curb/sidewalk/paving, looking after the equipment during utilization, bridge building, dirt work/grade preparation.  

Milestone has encouraged good, safe, working habits into every aspect of its operations and strives for safety excellence by adhering to the basic principle that all personal injuries can be prevented and making the management responsible for preventing these. This translates into its business policy – and it has ensured good business for Milestone.