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Weitz Ranks No. 70 on ENR's 2017 Top 400 Contractors List


Engineering News-Record released its 2017 Top 400 Contractors List
Thursday, and The Weitz Company was ranked No. 70.

"We are honored to again be listed in the upper class of ENR's annual
top contractors rankings," said The Weitz Company President and CEO
Leonard Martling. "But this would not be possible without our employees
and valued business partners. They deserve the lion's share of credit
for our ranking on this list."

In addition to being No. 70 on the Top 400 Contractors List, Weitz also
ranked No. 99 by new contracts.

Engineering News-Record ranks companies according to revenue for
construction services performed in the previous year. Contractors listed
on this year's Top 400 generated $366.41 billion in revenue in 2016 – an
increase of 6.5 percent from $344.14 billion in 2015.

A few of The Weitz Company's most notable projects contributing to the
ENR Top 400 revenue figure include: Park West in College Station, Texas
(the nation's largest student housing development on the campus of Texas
A&M University); Hilton Des Moines Downtown in Des Moines, Iowa;
Foothills Multifamily in Fort Collins, Colo.; Epworth Living at the
Ranch in Stillwater, Okla.; and Cobb-Vantress Feed Mill in Joanna, S.C.

About The Weitz Company
Founded in 1855, The Weitz Company
is a national, full-service construction company, general contractor,
design-builder and construction manager that serves all 50 U.S. states.
Weitz is one of the oldest general contractors in the United States and
an industry leader in lean construction; senior living; sustainable
building; and virtual design and construction. Headquartered in Des
Moines, Iowa, The Weitz Company annually ranks in the top tier
of Engineering News-Record's Top 400 Contractors and Building
Design+Construction's Giants 300 Contractors lists.

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