Close Construction was founded in 1989 by its owner and president, Chris Close. Many of the company s projects have been developed from conceptual design through occupancy. Close Construction is comprised of more than 50 full-time employees. Along with the administrative and office staff, the company employs its own carpentry and finish crews. Close Construction is located in south Florida. It has offices in Okeechobee and Hobe Sound, Fla. The company's bonding capability is in excess of $14 million due to a strategic partnership with Florida Surety Bonds and North American Specialty Insurance Company. Close Construction carries general liability insurance, workers compensation and an umbrella policy totaling $5 million.