History

Committed to the Washington Community for Half a Century
Family-owned and operated, Donohoe Construction Company ("Donohoe Construction") is one of the leading general contractors exclusively serving the Washington, DC Metro area. Our diverse construction expertise includes multi-family residential, office, hospitality, senior living, mixed-use, interiors, parking garages, and higher-education projects. Our continued growth and success reflects our steadfast commitment to superior service and uncompromised integrity.

See our Portfolio of award winning projects.


Our Story
Donohoe Construction is a division of The Donohoe Companies, Inc., the oldest full-service real estate business in the Washington, DC Metro area. Established in 1884 as John F. Donohoe & Sons, our firm has played a vital role in the real estate community and has helped to shape the regional landscape. Donohoe Construction has served clients in both the public and private sectors, including major academic and cultural institutions.

Meet Our Team

Our Mission
Our mission is to carry on the Donohoe tradition of superior service and integrity in all we do. We bring a spirit of dedication and cooperation to each project, working collaboratively with clients, architects, and subcontractors to achieve shared goals. In addition to extensive technical expertise and years of experience, our team has exceptional skill in creative problem-solving, ensuring that we successfully shepherd projects from beginning to end and meet our clients’ highest expectations.

Experience & Accomplishments

  • Among the “Top 25 General Contractors” in the region according to the Washington Business Journal
  • On Engineering News-Record’s “Top 400 Contractors” list for over 34 years
  • Construction of thousands of projects
  • High level of employee tenure and team consistency
  • Exceptional field safety record
  • Numerous construction awards