Joseph J. Henderson & Son, Inc. (JJH) is a family owned, financially strong, elite contractor established in 1928. We employ well-trained, motivated individuals whose goal is to treat everyone fairly. Together we build large, complex projects in both the public and private sector.

JJH has grown to become one of the largest and most well respected commercial general contracting firms in northern Illinois. The Henderson Heritage has grown strong in the Chicagoland area especially in Lake, McHenry, DuPage, Will, Kane and Cook counties. The people who make it work are our employees, and each one embodies the foundation of trust, mutual respect and integrity that is Joseph J. Henderson & Son, Inc. JJH is a self-performing general contractor employing skilled craftsmen in concrete, carpentry, millwright, selective demolition, steel erection, excavation, mechanical piping installation, and labor.

Now in its third generation of family management, JJH continues to offer a wide range of delivery methods including Design-Build, Design-Bid-Build, Construction Management At Risk, and Construction Management As Agent. We have learned that with the proper construction format and by working together as a team with our clients, architect/engineers, and developers we can provide the highest level of customer satisfaction and establish relationships that will last for years to come. Customer service and customer satisfaction have always been a hallmark of JJH. Many complimentary letters from satisfied clients prove our commitment to upholding and enhancing the principles that JJH was founded on: Quality, Fairness, Honesty, and Customer Satisfaction.

At JJH we believe that our financial strength offers project security. JJH has an aggregate bonding capacity of $200,000,000. We are experienced in all types of construction projects including commercial, education, federal/military, health care, renewable fuel and chemical, and water/wastewater treatment.

“We continue to conduct our business in an open, honest, and professional manner making every effort to please our business associates. We produce the highest quality products possible and, at the best possible value. When owners place their confidence and trust in Joseph J. Henderson & Son, Inc. for their building needs, we commit to provide total customer satisfaction and an uncommonly pleasant construction experience.”

~ David A. Henderson, President