Founded in 1949, Barnhill Contracting Company is a full-service construction firm that specializes in site development and pre-construction services. The company offers commercial building and heavy highway construction solutions. It operates site divisions that provide grading, asphalt paving, wetland mitigation, project management, and design and build services. Barnhill Contracting Company also has a building division that specializes in scheduling, construction management and constructability analysis solutions. It has handled various projects, such as Currituck Club, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, and the QVC Distribution Center in North Carolina. The company serves the industrial, manufacturing, hospitality, residential and retail sectors. Barnhill Contracting Company employs more than 1,300 people and has over 20 asphalt plants and nearly 13 offices throughout eastern North Carolina.