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The Walker Johnson Shelter House was completed in 2014. With clean lines and accent lighting, surrounded by green space, it stands out as a functional shelter with signature flair.

Get to know Graphite

Graphite Construction Group is a leading general contractor in Iowa. Founded and operating on principals of commitment, flexibility, and reliability we pledge to work as a partner with our clients and communities. We work diligently to meet and exceed our clients’ expectations. Graphite Construction Group is grounded in excellence and dedicated to building long-lasting relationships. The pride we take in constructing and completing every project is present in every step we take towards delivering the building of your dreams.

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What we build

Graphite Construction Group is a commercial construction company in Des Moines focused on educational, office, retail, industrial, medical, multifamily, hospitality, and religious building markets. But the most important thing we build? Our relationship with you.


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What our customers are saying

  • I am delighted to offer this letter of recommendation for Graphite Construction Group. The Norwalk Police Department is extremely delighted with their work.The project was completed on schedule and with no surprises on the cost. Graphite bid our project at considerably less time and money than...

  • Graphite Construction Group was the general contractor selected by the City of Winterset to build our $3M outdoor aquatic center. Construction began in the spring of 2005 and was completed in the spring of 2006. As a result of efforts by Graphite, sub-contractors and consultants, our aquatic...

  • “After these (previous) successful school projects, our own development company has hired Graphite Construction Group to be the general contractor on two large projects. Again, they have been very creative inputting a cost effective construction team together followed by skilled...

  • “I can personally and professionally attest to the level of the professionalism and dedication they put into each endeavor. 

    Russ Carew has put together a team of people surrounding him that are knowledgeable, courteous, and dedicated. Every job between our two companies has been...