About KPH Construction

Company Overview

KPH Construction is a privately owned company providing comprehensive construction, environmental remediation, construction management, and design/build services. Operating primarily in the Midwest including Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, and Indiana, KPH has also expanded to operate in New York, Kansas, Missouri, and as far west as California. Serving both public and private market sectors KPH can meet your needs no matter the location.

Founded by Keith P. Harenda in 1999, KPH Construction has grown to be a trusted vendor to hospitals, commercial developers, school districts, municipalities, and many departments throughout the federal government. Our hard-earned reputation as a reliable contractor has been built on years of delivering excellent customer service, cost-effective projects, and construction and environmental solutions.

Whether you are seeking a qualified contractor for a commercial building, educational facility, healthcare complex, manufacturing plant, or government/military building, KPH has a project that will impress you.

What Sets Us Apart

  • We respond quickly to the needs of each client through a network of project managers, estimators, and supervisors.
  • We meet specific requirements through a number of contract formats given our considerable construction, design/build, and environmental experience.
  • We think like innovators, bringing not just services but also solutions to construction and renovation.
  • Our full scope of services includes preconstruction, GMP estimating, online project management tools, CPM scheduling, and a comprehensive close-out process. From new builds to multi-phased expansions to historic restorations, KPH Construction manages the most demanding projects.


KPH Construction is recognized by Small Business Administration (SBA) as HUBZone certified. KPH is the only full-service construction and environmental company in Southeastern Wisconsin with HUBZone certification.

KPH Construction operates from its headquarters in the City of Milwaukee on the near south side within a “Historically Underutilized Business Zone.” The company is also committed to maintaining at least 35% of its employees who reside within in a HUBZone.

In another effort to help small and disadvantaged businesses flourish in the construction industry, KPH Construction founded the Emerging Construction Business Incubator (ECBI). As an incubator, ECBI provides small, entrepreneurial businesses with affordable space, business development services, and project partnerships to gain the experience they need to succeed.