• Forrester Construction - About Us

Our History

Established in 1988, Forrester Construction is an award-winning general contractor offering clients construction management, preconstruction, and design-build services.

We are a locally-owned leader in the Washington, DC Metropolitan market with a proven record of construction excellence, client satisfaction, and efficient project delivery. This has led to work on landmark projects such as the United States Supreme Court, 815 Connecticut Avenue, Ford’s Theatre, The Kennedy Center and the Smithsonian National Zoo.

Since its inception, the firm has been recognized with over 315 construction industry awards and has built many stable, ongoing relationships with its high percentage of repeat clients and long-term subcontractor partners.

Our Values & Commitments

Forrester Construction believes successful companies have a responsibility to help their communities thrive. Locally-owned and a long-time member of the Washington Metropolitan area business community. Forrester has enjoyed many opportunities for success with the support of our friends, neighbors and business partners. Our team is committed to using its resources and unique capabilities to “keep building” in the following areas:

Faces of Forrester

Forrester believes successful businesses must keep growing, keep innovating and always keep building. It is how we deliver high-quality results on challenging projects, add real value for our clients and maintain lasting relationships with our subcontractors.

We share this philosophy with many of our clients and business partners, but particularly with our Team Members.  That is why we would like to invite you to get to know some of the faces that built Forrester and keep building it.

Want to join out team? Check out our open positions!

Forrester Facts

315+ Awards

Earned more than 315 industry awards.

78 LEED Certified

Completed 70 LEED Certified & 8 LEED Platinum projects

30 National Awards

24 ABC National Excellence in Construction Awards & 6 DBIA National Awards

23 Safety Awards

17 STEP Safety Awards, 3 National Safety Excellence Award & 3 Project Specific Safety Awards