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Construction Projects Large & Small

From Complete Design-Build to Interior Renovations

Complex Challenges Are Our Specialty

Leading Water and Wastewater Solutions Provider

A Leading Northeast Utility Contractor


R.H. White is the trusted provider of construction, repair and maintenance services for the Energy, Water, Wastewater, Industrial, Corporate and Institutional markets throughout the Northeast.

Trusted Commercial Construction Company

For nearly a century, companies across the Northeast have trusted R.H. White Construction to provide the level of quality workmanship and customer-centered project management that translates into exceptional results. We specialize in providing an extensive range of industries and markets with efficient solutions to their challenging commercial construction needs.

About R.H. White Construction

Established in 1923 by Ralph H. White, R.H. White Construction is still owned and operated by the White family. With many members of the family’s third and fourth generations managing our business operations today, we offer our customers a deeper understanding of the industries we serve and the regional concerns and demands associated with their projects. Our construction, maintenance, and repair services include, but are not limited to:

  • Design/build services
  • Pre-construction services
  • General contracting
  • Construction management
  • Building fit outs
  • Facilities management and maintenance
  • Renovations and repairs
  • Carpentry
  • Mechanical construction
  • Ground-up construction
  • Natural disaster and extreme weather response
  • Concrete work, masonry, and paving

Using a cumulative, contemporary approach to providing reliable services at an exceptional value and maintaining lasting professional relationships with our customers, we’re able to keep our founder’s traditional principles at the root of our business while expanding and evolving to meet our customers’ dynamic needs.

Why Choose R.H. White Construction

In addition to our company longevity, customers can benefit from our strong emphasis on safety in the workplace. We believe in forming safe habits that carry over into every aspect of our employees’ lives through stringent work safety requirements, which can dramatically reduce personnel injuries, prevent unnecessary damage or delays, and ensure the integrity of each project.

We owe our success to our loyal customers and dedicated employees, and by committing to policies that serve both, we’re able to continue providing construction services that benefit area businesses, communities, and economies. We take pride in making strides toward more sustainable processes, and our professional affiliations and charitable involvement provide us with ample opportunities to give back.

Since our founding almost 100 years ago, as a small commercial construction company, R.H. White Construction has grown into a leader in the provision of construction, repair, and maintenance services throughout the Northeast. We know that working your specific needs into project management approach is critical to exceeding your expectations, and we make open communication a top priority. Call our Auburn, MA office today at 508 832 3295 to discuss your project.

We’re Celebrating 100 Years!

We would like to celebrate our company’s achievements while supporting three charities that were chosen by our employees.

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Natural Gas

From distribution piping and regulator/meter stations to 24/7 emergency repairs and operation and maintenance.


Design/Build of tank farms, filling stations, impoundment areas and temporary facilities.


We construct bulk storage facilities and jurisdictional systems and provide NFPA upgrades and on-site personnel training.


Whether you need new construction or repairs and replacement we’ve got you covered.

Power & Electric

From underground conduit and power distribution to co-generation and micro-turbines we’ve the capacity for your project.

Design and Construction

From full scale design of treatment facilities and tanks and foundations to process piping and equipment installation and repair.

Emergency Service

24/7 emergency service for industrial and municipal water and wastewater treatment systems.

Additional Services

Whether it’s cross-connection control or preventative maintenance to inspection services and regulatory compliance we have the professional staff and trades.


We’ve constructed everything from clean rooms and server farms to testing labs and industrial water/wastewater treatment facilities.


From specialty concrete and engineered construction to mechanical systems and process piping.

Chemical & Pharmaceutical

Our highly trained, skilled staff is extremely proficient in the design and construction of process control environments.

Food & Beverage

From bottling plants to meat processing plants we’re highly qualified mechanical construction as well as equipment rigging and installation.

Additional Services

Our philosophy is from project inception to finished construction and beyond with facilities assistance, maintenance support and 24/7 emergency response.


From design/build and construction management to fit outs and full-scale renovations.


We provide complete construction lifecycle solutions from preconstruction services to in-house facilities and maintenance assistance as well as emergency response.


From new building construction and underground utilities to water and wastewater treatment facilities we’ve received high grades.


Whether it’s new construction or renovations and remodeling our expert trades have a prescription for it.

Sports & Recreational

From full-scale design/build of the facility to construction and installation of the mechanical systems we’ll ensure peak performance.

Additional Services

We’re with you from project inception to finished construction and beyond with maintenance support and 24/7 emergency response.


Your Comprehensive Solution

An industrial plant built by commercial construction company R.H. White Construction in Auburn, MA
Underground Utilities

We have a long history of installing, maintaining and repairing all underground utility systems and storage tanks and we’ve completed close-tolerance and heavy-duty jobs other contractors avoid.

Large or Small; Give Us a Call

From this 25,000 gallon-per-day treatment plant to large corporate office building construction or water main replacements and small office renovations we’re at your service.

People, Equipment, and Expertise

With 600 employees, including in-house craftsmen, and a fleet of state-of-the-art equipment R.H. White is the team for your project.

Engineered Construction

Our ability to self-perform the installation of pipes, pumps and process equipment as well as our concrete competency set us apart.

Self-Perform Work

We self-perform the majority of work on any of our building, mechanical and underground utility construction projects.

Safety is Paramount

Under the direction of our four full-time safety officers, we provide ongoing safety training, site-specific safety plans, and routine analyses of job-site safety.

Post-Construction Services

We develop long-term business relationships going beyond project completion. From industrial and municipal water utility management and supplemental facility services we’re here for you 24/7.

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