SIC Industry Description

Industry: 1542—General Contractors—Nonresidential Buildings, Other than Industrial Buildings and Warehouses
General contractors primarily engaged in the construction (including new work, additions, alterations, remodeling, and repair) of nonresidential buildings, other than industrial buildings and warehouses. Included are nonresidential buildings, such as commercial, institutional, religious, and amusement and recreational buildings. General contractors primarily engaged in the construction of industrial buildings and warehouses are classified in Industry 1541.

Administration building construction—general contractorsMausoleum construction—general contractors
Auditorium construction—general contractorsMuseum construction—general contractors
Bank building construction—general contractorsOffice building construction—general contractors
Building alterations, nonresidential: except industrial and warehouses—general contractorsPassenger and freight terminal building construction—general
Building construction, nonresidential: except industrial and warehouses—general contractorsPost office construction—general contractors
Church, synagogue, and related building construction—generalPrefabricated building erection, nonresidential except industrial and warehouses—general contractors
Civic center construction—general contractorsRemodeling buildings, nonresidential except industrial and warehouses—general contractors
Commercial building construction—general contractorsRenovating buildings, nonresidential except industrial and warehouses—general contractors
Custom builders, nonresidential except industrial and warehouses—general contractorsRepairing buildings, nonresidential except industrial and warehouses—general contractors
Designing and erecting, combined commercial—general contractorsRestaurant construction—general contractors
Dome construction—general contractorsSchool building construction—general contractors
Farm building construction, except residential—general contractorsService station construction—general contractors
Fire station construction—general contractorsShopping center construction—general contractors
Garage construction—general contractorsSilo construction, agricultural—general contractors
Hospital construction—general contractorsStadium construction—general contractors
Institutional building construction nonresidential—general contractorsStore construction—general contractors
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
1542Nonresidential Construction, Nec41,831
154200Nonresidential construction, nec9,540
15420000Nonresidential construction, nec9,540
154201Commercial and office building contractors28,412
15420100Commercial and office building contractors9,647
15420101Commercial and office building, new construction14,029
15420102Commercial and office buildings, prefabricated erection389
15420103Commercial and office buildings, renovation and repair4,002
15420104Restaurant construction181
15420105Shopping center construction164
154202Agricultural building contractors943
15420200Agricultural building contractors358
15420201Farm building construction369
15420202Greenhouse construction190
15420203Silo construction, agricultural26
154203Garage and service station contractors477
15420300Garage and service station contractors120
15420301Garage construction241
15420302Service station construction116
154204Specialized public building contractors1,231
15420400Specialized public building contractors758
15420401Bank building construction37
15420402Fire station construction19
15420403Hospital construction122
15420404Post office construction20
15420405Religious building construction93
15420406School building construction182
154299Nonresidential construction, nec, nec1,228
15429901Custom builders, non-residential491
15429902Design and erection, combined: non-residential243
15429903Institutional building construction329
15429904Mausoleum construction20
15429905Stadium construction53
15429906Store front construction92