Pre-construction Services

Budgeting and EstimatingSystematic approach including recommendation of “best fit” subcontractors/vendors, collaboration with subcontractors/ vendors to ensure accuracy and detail by trade budget all performed with an open book policy on initial budget and subsequent budget modifications.

Constructability ReviewsProvide alternative approaches with cost/benefit analyses to determine impact on cost, schedule and quality.

Schedule AnalysisPerformed based on best practices and methodologies using careful planning, refinement of construction/procurement activities, onsite coordination while conducting constant performance measurement/monitoring during construction

Value EnhancementAdvise the project team on ramifications of selections of exterior enclosure, structural, mechanical and electrical systems and other key components.

Construction Services

Johanson Construction delivers projects under a variety of delivery systems including but not limited to the following:

Construction Management

General Contracting


Integrated Project Delivery

Self Perform Services

Carpentry and labor are typically self-performed to maximize responsiveness and flexibility to clients’ needs during construction projects. 


A key element of stewardship on projects is to provide a safe work environment on each project. Our goal as a company is simple—to be accident free. We believe that through teamwork, training and prevention this goal can be realistically achieved.

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.