Quality & Certifications


Quality has been woven into the way we do business since 1949 — in fact, we are committed to quality construction practices that result in zero construction defects. This commitment doesn’t begin during the warranty phase, but rather the moment we are selected for your project.

To facilitate this, our teams utilize a formal and comprehensive Quality Management System (QMS). The QMS is designed to foster an atmosphere of continuous improvement for all construction projects and industry standard practices, encouraging collaboration, research, and the ongoing comparison of our practices to others in the industry.

LEED Technical Expertise

High-performance projects demand new levels of design, technology integration and industry expertise. Our LEED® Accredited Professionals and Green Advantage® certified staff members ensure that every green building is a success. Internal training programs and leadership in organizations that are defining the future of the industry make Nabholz the contractor of choice.

Rating Programs
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System – internationally-recognized standard from the U.S. Green Building Council
  • Green Globes® – The Green Building Initiative
  • U.S. Army SPiRiT Project Rating Tool
  • U.S. Green Building Council
  • Green Building Initiative
  • Sustainable Construction Collaborative
  • Green Valley Network


Associated Builders & Contractors of Arkansas Excellence in Construction Awards

Arkansas Medical Cyclotron, LLC Medical Office Building | Healthcare: $5M to $10M
UACCM Workforce Training Center | Institutional: Higher Education: $10M to $15M
Bismarck School District – High School | Renovation / Restoration
Arkansas Children’s Northwest | Mega-Projects: Healthcare
UALR Windgate Center of Art + Design | Other Construction: $15M to $20M
The McLarty Companies – Nissan Dealership | Commercial: Retail/Service: $5M to $10M
Murphy Arts District – Griffin Building | Commercial: Retail/Service: Over $25M
South Conway County School District Devil Dog Arena and Campus Improvements | Institutional: K-12 Education: Over $10M

Associated Builders & Contractors of Arkansas Excellence in Construction Awards

Metropolitan Emergency Medical Services (MEMS) Headquarters | Commercial – Office $10M to $25M
ArcBest Corporate Headquarters | Commercial – Office Over $25M
Conway Corp Customer Care Center | ommercial – Retail/Service $5M to $10M
Hendrix College Mary Ann and David Dawkins Welcome Center | Institutional – $5M to $10M
UA Tyson Center for Agricultural Science | Institutional – $10M to $25M
Admiral Moving Services | Pre-Engineered Building
Community Development Corporation Brightwater: A Center for the Study of Food (a division of NWACC) | Renovation/Restoration
The New School | Other Construction Over $5M

Associated Builders & Contractors of Arkansas Excellence in Construction Awards

Ronald McDonald House | Community/Public Service Over $5M
Southside School Based Health Clinic | Healthcare $1 to $10M
St. Bernards Villa – Memory Care Assisted Living | Healthcare $10 to $20M
Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine – Joint Venture with Beshears Construction | Healthcare Over $20M
Hwy 62 Avoca to North Garlfield | Infrastructure: Heavy Over $15M
JBU Health Education Building | Institutional: Higher Ed $1M to $5M
Black River Technical Health Science Complex | Institutional: Higher Ed $5M to $10M
City of Bella Vista Street Department Building | Pre-Engineered Building Under $10M
KIPP Delta – Blytheville Central Elementary | Renovation/Restoration: Under $1M
Ben E. Owens Cancer Center | Renovation/Restoration: Over $5M

Associated Builders & Contractors STEP Award

DIAMOND Level Safety Program

Honoree, Healthiest Employers

Kansas City Business Journal

Associated Builders & Contractors of Arkansas Excellence in
Construction Awards

J.A. Riggs Retail and Service Center Expansion | Commercial – Retail $5M to $10M
Physicians’ Specialty Hospital MRI & OR Remodels | Healthcare Less than $2M
CARTI Cancer Center | Healthcare Over $5M
Harmon Stadium Press Box | Institutional: K-12 Less Than $1M
Frank Mitchell Intermediate School | Institutional – K-12 Over $5M
St. Bernards Medical Center Emergency Room Renovation | Renovation/Restoration Over $1M
Scott Family Amazeum | Other Construction $10M to $15M
UALR Energy Conservation/Self Generation | Other Construction $15M to $20M

Associated Builders & Contractors STEP Award

2016 PLATINUM Level Safety Program

2016 Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Award

Awarded by the Boy Scouts of America

Honoree, Healthiest Employers 2016

Kansas City Business Journal

2016 Quality Asphalt Paving Award

Arkansas State Highway 62 Project | Arkansas Asphalt Paving Association


Associated Builders & Contractors of Arkansas Excellence in Construction Awards

Hendrix Market Square South | Commercial – Retail $1M to $5M
Paragould Medical Park | Healthcare Over $10M
Preformed Line Products | Industrial $1M to $5M
Valley View High School | Institutional K-12 over $10M
J. Alvin Dormitory Renovation, John Brown University | Institutional Higher Education $1M to $5M
Mini of Little Rock | Specialty Construction $1M to $5M

Associated Builders & Contractors STEP Award

2015 PLATINUM Level Safety Program


Associated Builders & Contractors of Arkansas Excellence in Construction Awards

Arkansas Children’s Hospital South Wing | Healthcare Over $50 Million
Ronald McDonald Family Room at Mercy Hospital | Healthcare Under $5 Million
National Child Protection Training Center at Northwest Arkansas Community College | Renovation $1-5 Million
Bear Hall at the University of Central Arkansas | Institutional $20-25 Million
Fayetteville High School, Phase I | Institutional over $25 Million

Meet our Quality team