Johanson Construction focuses on providing consistent, superior services designed to meet our clients’ needs. We listen. And it shows. Approximately 95% of projects done by our firm are for repeat clients or those resulting from client referrals. 

Our employees adhere to the highest ethical standards. We treat clients, employees and vendors the way we would like to be treated—with honesty and  fairness. We never sacrifice value, integrity, performance or our passion for superior construction and consistently strive to positively influence the communities we serve.


Rich Johanson – President

Paul Johanson, PE – Responsibilities include management and oversight of project operations including preconstruction, estimating, scheduling, and construction activities while maintaining client and subcontractor relationships.

Healthcare Construction Certificate Program and Green Advantage Certificate Program

Jeff Perry – Responsibilities include management and oversight on specific healthcare and laboratory projects; development of new business, client relationships and new project planning and acquisition.

Healthcare Construction Certificate Program, GMP 101 Good Manufacturing Practice and Ground Up Real Estate Development

Founded in 1959, Rich Johanson Construction Company is asecond generation, family owned full service General Contracting and Construction Management firm based in the Chicago area. Johanson Construction provides pre-construction, construction management, general contracting, and design-build services to healthcare and commercial clients in Northern Illinois.

Fundamentally, our approach is listening to our customer’s expressed needs and working with them to meet those desires ina positive, confident, enjoyable and ultimately successful process. The experienced and dedicated people we bring to clients’ projects ensure that the participants quickly develop into a highly functional team. Our in-house staff serves as an invaluable resource to clients for planning, problem-solving and consultation on construction related issues.

This team takes great pride in the ability to provide services required to assist clients in developing a plan of action for their construction project to ensure that the project is completed on time and within the client’s budget.

Contact Rich Johanson Construction Company today to learn how our years of experience and expertise in the construction industry can work for you.