Company History

Crain Construction is a Nashville, Tenn.-based company that has transitioned from a residential builder to providing design/build, construction management and general contracting services throughout the Southeast.

Our Timeline


During the first two decades, residential construction was the primary business. But, by 1950, residential construction was phased out and replaced by commercial, institutional and industrial construction.


Our company has been known as J.E. Crain Construction Company, J.E. Crain & Son and J.E. Crain & Son Inc. when it was incorporated in 1970.history-5


In 2011, we changed our name to Crain Construction, Inc. to better communicate the industry we serve.history-6