Building vibrant campuses.
With a portfolio that includes more than $2 billion in higher education construction leadership in the past ten years, Messer's expertise has been honed on college campuses, both large and small, across the Midwest and Southeast.
Our building expertise drives an efficent construction experience that minimizes impact on campus life during the project and delivers a superior product when complete.
Messer's wide range of experience includes:
- housing facilities
- academic spaces
- laboratory/research facilities
- parking garages
- recreational/athletic complexes
- performing arts centers
As the largest student housing builder in the Midwest and Southeast, Messer serves as a go-to resource for institutions across its nine regions.
Here's what it looks like to be the leader in higher education housing construction.
Since 2014, we have put in place:
- 52 buildings
- Over 15,000 beds
- 5.1 million square feet
- and achieved almost 18% inclusion on those projects
Of all construction firms in the nation, Messer ranks in the Top 5 University Builders
Building Design & Construction magazine
2016 AGC of Ohio Build Ohio Award: The Ohio State University North Residential District Transformation
2017 AGC of Tennessee Award of Merit: Volunteer State Community College Humanities Building
Bellarmine University Horrigan Hall Renovation & Centro Building Addition
Berea College Deep Green Residence Hall
Indiana University Global and International Studies Building
Indiana University School of Medicine Neuroscience Research Building
James J. Fritts, DDS Clinical Care Center
Johnson C. Smith University New Science Building
Maryville College Clayton Center for the Arts
Meharry Medical College Cal Turner Family Center for Student Education
Miami University East Quad Renovations
Nashville State Community College Theatre & Academic Building
Purdue University Honors College & Residences
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Mullins Complex Renovation
University of Cincinnati Scioto Hall Renovation
University of Kentucky Academic Science Building
University of Kentucky Residential Renewal
University of Tennessee John Tickle Engineering Building
University of Tennessee Strong Hall
University of Tennessee West Campus Redevelopment